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Circa 1918 Kitchen & Bar

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American, Bar, Gastropub, Wine Bar
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10367 Warwick Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-3702 (Post street)
Bus lets off a few hundred feet from the restaurant
757-599-1918
Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Open now
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Circa 1918 Kitchen & Bar, serving the best in Creative American cuisine in...
Circa 1918 Kitchen & Bar, serving the best in Creative American cuisine in Hampton Roads.
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Good for:
Casual Dining
Romance
Local cuisine
Special occasions

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 51
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Amazing Valentine's Day Dinner

Circa 1918 continues to impress. Our Valentine's Dunner was simply amazing. A three course set menu was perfect. Only problem was choosing the three courses. Pork Belly appetizer was awesome. This place is an absolute gem! Book reservations now, you won't be disappointed.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Twocold4u
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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76 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Circa 1918 continues to impress. Our Valentine's Dunner was simply amazing. A three course set menu was perfect. Only problem was choosing the three courses. Pork Belly appetizer was awesome. This place is an absolute gem! Book reservations now, you won't be disappointed.

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Hampton, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

After several attempts to get a Saturday reservation, we were able to get reservation at 8pm for dinner on a recent Saturday. We arrived a little early and sat at the bar for over 30 minutes although there were open tables. Once we were finally seated, we selected the Restaurant week menus because "if one gets it, both dinners have... More 

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Suffolk, Virginia
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

My wife and I recently dined at Circa 1918, as a prelude to an evening musical event. When I made our reservations, I was not aware that it coincided with the local restaurant week. As such, they were offering a prix fixe 3 course dinner. For her first course, my wife selected the roasted squash soup with lump crab and... More 

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Hampton, Virginia
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We have been here several times and every time has been perfection! This was no exception. There were 6 of us. We made a reservation for 8 pm on Open Table and made a note that we would like to come earlier if that was possible. Kip gave us a call and was able to move our reservation up. We... More 

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Franklin, Virginia
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135 reviews 135 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

This was my first visit to Circa 1918, but it will not be my last. We found it to be a special, cozy neighborhood spot. The bartender does a great job, and the chef is outstanding. The meal was very, very well prepared food with nice presentations. Another reviewer suggested it was expensive, however as one who travels and enjoys... More 

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Yorktown, Virginia
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This place is great! I have eaten there many times on my company's expense. It is not cheap so be prepared to pay.

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Severna Park, Maryland
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

My husband and I love this place and although we moved, we still go whenever we get a chance. Service: The service here has always been great. The staff is friendly and always make good recommendations. Food: Their menu changes daily but there are some signature dishes that are always on the menu. One of those is our favorite appetizer,... More 

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Newport News, Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Circa is always a delight! The restaurant is cozy and familiar as soon as you arrive but you may want to reserve a table so you won't be left out. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable and every single item on the menu is sure to please. Indulge! You will be glad you did.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

So you show up with four people, they don't really have any room, but they figure it out anyway and find a spot on the patio. Then when the guy and gal with the giant pickup truck park nearby and leave the truck running (their dog likes sleeps better by the sound of the diesel) the fellow in the restaurant... More 

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Was visiting Virginia a friend told me about this restaurant we showed up it is a very small quaint restaurant and bar the waiter that took our order was very knowledgeable he quickly got our drinks came back gave us a full review of the menu and specials of the day I am extremely pleased that we went to this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10367 Warwick Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-3702
    (Post street)
  • Public Transportation: Bus lets off a few hundred feet from the restaurant
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: 757-599-1918

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: American, Bar, Gastropub, Wine Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions

Description

Circa 1918 Kitchen & Bar, serving the best in Creative American cuisine in Hampton Roads.
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Questions & Answers

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?