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Sunnyside Cafe & Restaurant

508 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3522
+1 757-965-3033
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“pancakes” (78 reviews)
“home fries” (22 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 2:00 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
508 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3522
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Awesome place, location right off of the beach. Great value , you get a huge amount of food . Our server Rina was AMAZING ! we will definitely be back.

Thank george p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sunnyside Cafe is a great place to stop for breakfast or lunch! First, let me say that the staff were all super-friendly and so easy to talk to.Our waitress, Rina, was awesome and always made sure we had everything we needed. She came back to...More

1  Thank Sunny S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband never gets omelets because he hates how all the “fillings” are crammed inside and there are bites without fillings- no joke, filling in every bite, because, with the exception of toppings (cheese, sour cream etc), everything is actually cooked into the egg! As...More

1  Thank JSE95
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is my Achilles heel when it comes to indulging in an amazing breakfast. My favorite is a Pecan Waffle with vanilla ice cream! I have to treat myself once in a while. Service and food is great! I’ve been going for years.

Thank Joanne F
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

I have passed this restaurant by foot, bike and car for my entire life and never gave it a second look. No more!!! Handsome husband and I had a lovely breakfast at Sunnyside. The coffee was hot and Bloody Mary's were delightful! I ordered the...More

Thank darlut19
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Best breakfasts I’ve ever had. Norwegian Benedict first day. OMGEE! Heaven. And fully loaded Greek yogurt the second morning. Well worth the stop! Great prices. They do charge for honey for hot drinks which is silly, but the food is worth putting up with silly....More

1  Thank neenscrush
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

I walked in expecting the 2nd highest rated restaurant on here to be at least near the same level of food I always get at Citrus. I was severely disappointed. I had an orange juice and Irish coffee to drink, the Irish coffee was a...More

Thank Clint T
sunnysidevb, Manager at Sunnyside Cafe & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Hi Clint, Thank you for your visit to our restaurant. Let me take this opportunity to apologize to you for not being completely satisfied with some of the items on our menu, even though you did mention, the eggs Benedict was a highlight of your...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

Wonderful staff, friendly and helpful. We were able to eat off the Senior and regular Menu. Everything was delicious and cooked well. Coffee was great.

Thank Connie C
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We saw the reviews here and chose to try this place out. We went at 10 am this past Saturday morning and though it's off season they were busy. They were packed by the time we left around 11. I tried the Sunnyside Benedict and...More

1  Thank Robertoisfun
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Excellent menu selection. Great service and even better food! Was glad they had a sampler option because we had difficulty making a decision. Will be back!

Thank Sandy6284
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Marian J
26 December 2017|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
Marian, These questions go to past reviewers, not the restaurant. You’ll have to ask the restaurant by phone or email. I’ve only been there for breakfast so I don’t know about cranberry sauce.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 11
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 508 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-3522
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-965-3033
  • E-mail
An American cuisine restaurant serving all fresh to order breakfast and lunch menu items. We serve: Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes, Golden Brown Belgian Waffles, French Toast, Fluffy 3-Egg Omelets, Gluten free, sugar free and other health minded menu items, Fresh Fruit, Wraps, Panini, & Traditional Sandwiches, Fresh Garden Salads, Specialty Coffee drinks, Beer, Wine and Cocktails.
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