7051 Richmond Rd., Williamsburg, VA, US, 23188
- Phone: (757) 564-3341
- Fax: (757) 564-8668
In Downtown Norfolk you will find the MacArthur Center Mall. With 140 stores like Nordstrom, bebe, H&M and J.Crew, this mall offers quality shopping in a top notch environment. The MacArthur Center Mall also features a state-of-the-art, 18 screen movie theater showing all the latest blockbusters.
Prince Books is an independent bookstore and coffeehouse. The store has a wide selection of books, and if you can't find what you want they'll order it for you. The store especially features local writers and there are several events throughout the year, such as book readings. After you find your perfect book head to the coffee shop for a drink and a pastry.
This shopping and dining arcade is right on the waterfront, making it a great place to refresh yourself on a day out sightseeing. Featuring unique shopping and stores full of locally made products, make sure to stop by and pick out a souvenir. Dining options include Joe's Crab Shack and nightlife hot spot Bar Norfolk.
Located in Historic Ghent, the Palace Shops feature a mixture of shops, restaurants and offices of all types. From craft shops to boutiques to antiques, the Palace Shops has it all. Tree lined and beautifully landscaped, the Palace Shops are a great choice for your shopping spree.
This retail area at the junction of 21st Street and Llewelyn Avenue is an eclectic mix of specialty stores, businesses and restaurants. It is prettily landscaped, with tree-lined paths and blooming flowers, ensuring a pleasant shopping experience. Here, you can purchase handmade jewelry, work out at Fitness Together or enjoy some authentic Thai food at Bangkok Garden. A lovely area to while away an afternoon in.
Lili's of Ghent is located, as the name implies, in the historic Ghent district. Lili's sells all kinds of clothing, accessories and jewelry for any woman. Lili's has been repeatedly voted "Norfolk's Best Ladies Boutique".
Gypsy D, located the historic Ghent district of Norfolk. With a large selection of jewelery from around the world. In addition to interesting, quality jewelery, Gypsy D also sells a variety of gifts.
If you want Mediterranean food head to Azar's Mediterranean Market & Restaurant. The restaurant offers a lot of vegetarian and vegan options, though there are several meat dishes as well. On Saturday nights there is often hookah and belly dancing. You can also just go to the market and buy Mediterranean products to take home, from wines to packaged food you can find a large selection of imparted goods.
Rowena's produces more than just jam! For January to October, visitors can tour the factory to see how Rowena's jams and jellies are produced; just be sure to book your tour in advance for just $2. It is also a popular tea room that has full English tea Thursday-Saturday. Choose from a selection of finger sandwiches, treats like pound cake, scones with their special jams or curd, and, of course, a pot of tea of your choice. The on-site gift shop (open Monday-Saturday) sells a variety of Rowena's sweet treats, or if you can't make it into the store, you can always order online and get your baked goods and jams delivered directly to your door.
This cute retro-looking candy shop has it all! You'll find unique gifts and plenty of candy; however, most people come for the store's specialty: Rodgers' Banana Pudding Sauce. This sauce is perfect for making banana pudding. The store has a great variety of flavored pudding shots , including coconut rum, bourbon whiskey and more. You can even call ahead and schedule a tour to see the factory behind the shop. What more could you ask for!
Borjo Coffeehouse is where you'll likely to find Old Dominion University students and staff. On the menu board, you're also sure to find local roasted coffee selections, fruit smoothies, pastries, breakfast sandwiches, salad wraps, and 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.
Home to Old Dominion University's Monarch and Lady Monarch Basketball teams, the Constant Convocation Center also provides plenty of family entertainment, concerts, and other special events like Sesame Street Live, the Harlem Globetrotters, Dave Matthews, and Roberta Flack with the Virginia Symphony. The Center has over 7300 main level seats with 16 luxury suites. There is also the Hospitality Room used for special events and the Constant Club, which overlooks the entire arena. Check website for event listings and show times.