Econo Lodge Near Norfolk State University
865 N. Military Highway
Norfolk, VA 23502
Phone: (757) 461-4865
Fax: (757) 466-7249
Nawab Indian Cuisine serves up Northern Indian Specialties in a classy environment. Nawab features all kinds of classics and not-so-classics as well. Menu items include all kinds of Tandoori (Clay Oven) specialties such as Chicken Tikka and the always popular Mixed Grill. For curry connoisseurs, try the Goan Shrimp Curry (in coconut sauce) or the very traditional Goat Curry. In addition to the extensive dinner menu, Nawab also offers a lunch buffet every day of the week as well as an impressive wine list.
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature breadsticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli, and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu- their cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over. Lunch and take out menus are available.
Cafe James is run by Mark and Cookie. It is tucked away on North Center Drive and is among the quintessential diners that are local secrets. It is a popular breakfast and lunch spot. Their dishes are prepared fresh everyday and daily specials are the norm of the day. Serving hearty portions with lots of love, this restaurant is a nice spot to dine alone or with your gang.
Located inside the Holiday Inn Select Norfolk Airport, the Fountainside Cafe serves up hearty breakfasts, lunches and dinners. Monday through Friday you can take advantage of the extensive Breakfast Buffet. The Fountainside Bar and Veranda are other options for where to enjoy your meal and drinks. The bar features a flat screen TV so you can rest assured you won't miss the big game!
Kyushu offers some of the best and freshest sushi in the Hampton Roads area. The Japanese dishes and sushi offered at Kyushu are a bit more traditional than many other places, which makes it a great place to branch out and try something new. Lunch and dinner specials make Kyushu a great value.
Sunrise Pizzeria offers some delectable pizzas at reasonable prices. Their Turkey meat toppings are simply divine and so are its sandwiches and cheese fries.
McCormick & Schmick's, with its numerous outlets across the country, has been serving delectable seafood and steaks since its inception in 1970. This outlet at Virginia Beach, located in the Town Center, is nestled amongst various other eateries. The menu features classic dishes influenced by New World cuisine. Unwind at their bar while sipping on a glass of cocktails, wine or beer. Next to the Sandler Center for Performing Arts, you can drop in here for a scrumptious meal of steaks before a show.
Ruth's Chris Steak House, with its numerous outlets across the country and a few in some international locations, is a renowned name when it comes to steaks. This outlet at Virginia Beach is nestled within the bustling Town Center. Steak lovers can choose from new york strip, ribeye, T-bone, filet and porterhouse, which will be cooked according to your liking. Guests can also chose from their signature dishes of Lamb Chop, Caribbean Lobster Tail, Barbecued Shrimp and Stuffed Chicken Breast. End your meal with a Caramalized Banana Cream Pie or a Chocolate Sin Cake.
In the busy Town Center of Virginia Beach, nestled amongst various eateries and shopping outlets, lies the elegant Sonoma Wine Bar & Bistro. This place, housing a wine cellar comprising of over 300 labels from across the globe, is a haven for the wine lover. Gorge on some delectable mussels, steaks, pasta, duck, poultry and seafood dishes as you sip your wine. Entirely furnished in hues of brown with ceiling lamps covering the place in a warm glow, gives this restaurant a sophisticated feel. The restaurant organizes various wine tasting event, check the website and participate.
This Greek and Italian restaurant, located inside the Roosevelt Gardens Shopping Center serves up what some locals call the best pizza around. In addition to good portions and good service, the Azalea Inn also features a game room for the kids. The Azalea Inn is also a lunchtime favorite. Another favorite at the Azalea is the Spanikopita.
Located within the bustling Virginia Beach Town Center, Zushi Japanese Bistro offers a tantalizing fare of Japanese cuisine. Owner and executive chef Kevin Chang welcomes every customer into the amicable and cozy ambiance his restaurant has to offer. For Kevin, cooking is an art; just like an artist would treat his artwork, every dish is crafted to perfection with an artistic presentation. Guests can choose from their extensive range of sushi and sashimi preparations. Also try out their edamame (beans), gyoza (dumplings), yakisoba (fried noodles) and tempura dishes.
Brownbag Lunch Co. is a great company to go to in Norfolk if you're looking for catering that is made to order and uses only the freshest ingredients. They make delicious deli-style sandwiches, tasty party platters; they also make several baked products from scratch, including quiche, bread, cakes and pies. They deliver quickly and efficiently; delivery is free for orders over $200. Call for more details.