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Nate's Trick Dog Cafe

4357 Irvington Rd, Irvington, VA 22480
804-438-6363
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Ranked #2 of 5 Restaurants in Irvington
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $25
Cuisines: Contemporary
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Great small town rest. with bigger city attitude...great food and service
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Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
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104 reviews 104 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

What a find. A quaint little restaurant with lots of atmosphere, wonderful service and find food. The evening started off with trying to decide on a bottle of wine. Well the bartender helped us by providing a tasting of five different wines. We selected a Malbec and went from there. Two of us had the pork shank that blended a... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

If you are in irvington, do not miss Nate's Trick Dog Cafe. Wonderful atmosphere, lovely staff and great food. We sat at the bar and thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience.

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Alexandria, VA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

First visited the Trick Dog Café on our first wedding anniversary. Made a return visit to the Irvington area and celebrated with dinner at what is now Nate's Trick Dog Café ... still excellent! The food was delicious, the service lovely. So glad they kept the décor - which I find charming. With the great wineries that have sprung in... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Nate's is wonderful! The food, the decor, the dark-red-low-light elegant ambiance surprising for such a small town. Our meal couldn't have been better, and we felt lucky to get a table at this upbeat establishment, full of locals and visitors all having a great time! This is a small popular place; Reservations are recommended; my emailed request was answered immediately... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Best in the area. All good. Don't miss this one! Could not get a reservation; however we showed up thinking we would eat at the bar and we were placed at a romantic 2 top with a delightful server and seemingly by accident had a wonderful dining experience.

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New Bern, North Carolina
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266 reviews 266 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

An enjoyable dinner. We dined on the Calamari antipasto ($13) which was the best I've ever had. My husband enjoyed the special of Soft Fried Clams ($31) and I had the Duroc Pork ($28) which I thought was slightly overcooked. They have a nice selection of draft beer ($7). Wish the staff was a little more diligent about taking reservations.... More 

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Jupiter, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The food was wonderful. Creative menu with good bar and wine list. Ambiance of the restaurant lends itself to comfort and good conversation. A very lovely spot.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This place was awesome! The food was simply amazing. Everything we had was so tasty, unique, great presentation. Service was good. The atmosphere was so nice! HIGHLY recommended

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Virginia Beach, VA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Hope and Glory Inn and chose to check out the Trick Dog on our 2nd night. The decor is really fun and the place is clearly a local staple as it was bustling when we visited. Despite it being very busy, we received excellent service. We were seated quickly, greeted promptly and had... More 

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Danvers, MA
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

One of my Top 5 memorable dinners this year. Innovative cuisine, dramatic and cool atmosphere, excellent service. As for a booth. Get the Pomegranate Martini. Order the Fried Green Tomatoes. Oysters! Tuna! Duck! Creme Brulee! Make a reservation and go. Thanks Nick. Thanks Trick Dog.........Woof!

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Additional Information about Nate's Trick Dog Cafe

Address: 4357 Irvington Rd, Irvington, VA 22480
Phone Number: 804-438-6363
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Irvington
Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
Cuisine: Contemporary

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