Econo Lodge Airport
3343 N. Military Hwy.
Norfolk, VA 23518
Phone: (757) 855-3116
Fax: (757) 857-6413
Bars & Cafes
A friendly, welcoming neighborhood bar, Hershee Bar is a women's bar located near the Military Highway. Though an emphasis is laid on its being a lesbian bar, Hershee's welcomes people of any orientation to enjoy their facility. Frequented by locals, this bar features a dance floor that is usually filled with eager folks showing off their dancing skills. If dancing is not your cup of tea, then there are also pool tables and a Juke Box stocked with classic tunes. Also, most nights, there is a DJ spinning known as well as fresh music.
A large sports bar with a family-friendly atmosphere. Voted "Best Pizza" in Hampton Road.
Tapas and Cocktail Restaurant, Crackers is a part of the Little Bar Bistro restaurants that are local to Norfolk. Here, you will find that the martinis are something to behold. When you hear about a restaurant having something on their menu called Lobster Macaroni and Cheese, you know it's absolutely important to stop by and at least give that a dish a try.
MJ's Tavern is a cozy, neighborhood bar that also serves up some great food. In addition to the full bar, there is also a pool table for your entertainment. There are different food specials every night of the week, whether it be all-you-can-eat spaghetti Tuesdays or Sunday brunch.
Come for the ice cream, stay for even more ice cream. There is a reason Doumar's is a staple at Norfolk, this ice cream parlor hand makes their waffles every day and if you come during the day you can watch them being made. They also have a lot more than just ice cream here, try their barbecue and burgers. This diner feels old fashioned complete with a drive-in parking area where you can order and eat in your car. The prices are from another era, with exceptionally cheap pork barbecue sandwiches, though you might have to eat more than one to feel full. You haven't really been to Norfolk until you've been to Doumar's.
An Asian themed tapas bar, Bardo's interior is swanky and chic. The Wagyu beef carpaccio and duck dumplings are just a couple of the more delicious dishes found on the menu. There is also a full specialty cocktail menu, so you can get the perfect libation to compliment your tasty meal.
If you're looking for a restaurant with great seafood in Norfolk, then look no further than A.W. Shucks Raw Bar & Grill. Just the thought of having their soft-shell crab sandwich is enough to make a person salivate. You can also expect good service to go along with a great atmosphere. The patio is a great place to come enjoy a beautiful day with some tasty food and cold brews.
This popular club in Norfolk features different themes and specials almost every night of the week. From goth to EDM, 90s and top 40, there's always something fun spinning and people on the dance floor. With three different bars scattered throughout, you're never too far from refreshment, and The Wave also serves up food like steaks and bites like chicken fingers.
If you want some pizza and beer head to Cogan's Pizza. The food is reasonably priced and there are a variety of beers on tap. The service is friendly and fast. The decor is fairly contemporaneity and the restaurant has a relaxed atmosphere.
Cafe Stella features delicious, fresh coffee that is roasted in-house. Add a fresh baked item or pastry to enhance your coffee. They also have a retail section that offers coffee, home furnishings, vintage items, and coffee accessories.
Borjo Coffeehouse is where you're likely to find a lot of Old Dominion University students and staff. On the menu board, you'll also find local roasted coffee selections, fruit smoothies, pastries, breakfast sandwiches and salad wraps. To go along with it's support of the the local art and music scene, what coffeehouse would be complete without a great wine selection and beer?
Baxter's is a happening sports lounge to watch the big game and then hang out in a lounge atmosphere afterward. However, be sure to dress to impress when you are at Baxter's when there isn't a game going on. With great prices for Happy Hour, surely the trade-off to looking your best is definitely worth it.