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905 Cafe & Grill

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905 East Ocean View Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23503
(757) 480-0107
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch

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  • 20
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    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
WOW! Suprisingly GOOD!!!

I went hear for business lunch meeting. It is a simple 'beachie' place -- don't expect anything fancy. The menu items and prices was VERY REASONABLE! I ordered some Ice Tea and had the TUNA quesadillas. The food was excellent and the Service was AMAZING...they wait staff took real good care... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

I went hear for business lunch meeting. It is a simple 'beachie' place -- don't expect anything fancy. The menu items and prices was VERY REASONABLE! I ordered some Ice Tea and had the TUNA quesadillas. The food was excellent and the Service was AMAZING...they wait staff took real good care of us -- Very Attentive. I will go back... More 

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Locust Grove, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

... but their daily special of gyro sliders appeared to be undercooked. Pair that with a side of fries which appeared to be overcooked, that is, they didn't pierce with a fork very well and most of the time broke into two or more pieces.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

On the table was a tent that listed some of their specialty drinks - I wish I hadn't been traveling home, I would have like to have tried a couple. If you are staying at one of the hotels on Ocean View, I could definitely see walking to this location for Happy HOur or dinner!

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Norfolk, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Have had both lunch and breakfast their. Both are very good meals and good portion sizes. I've had their bacon and eggs and their burgers and salads. All were very good.

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Schodack, NY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We were in the area looking for apartments. 905 was the only cafe/lunch spot open in the area on a Friday. We stopped in and were greeted quickly and cheerfully. It's very small and has a handful of tables. Our order was taken promptly and we were served rather quickly. The placed smelled a little funky upon entering but we... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

My wife and I have been going to 905 for about the last five years and it has steadily declined in service and quality of food. Prices are up and portions are down and to make things worse there is generally only one waitress for the entire restaurant. Last night's meal, Greek Night, was disappointing. Service was slow since one... More 

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Boone
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Had a good breakfast, clean and good staff. There were 4 of us, each ordered something different...all orders were correct and we all enjoyed it. Good value

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Bowie, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

A friend, who lives in the neighorhood suggested that we meet here for breakfast and we loved it. I had an omelet with vegetables and cheese which was creamy with fresh vegetables. The home fries were crisp. Another person had Eggs Benedict with crab meat. It wad splendid. Another had French toast made with pumpkn bread. That was divine! Coffee... More 

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Jackson, GA
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I give the place 5 stars for the service. Although the food is consistently very good - the friendly personal service is why I keep going back. Try Greek Night on Tuesday or Thursday. Brunch on Sunday is great as well - the portions are large and your coffee cup will never be empty. Neat little place just 5 minutes... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This vegetarian had to work a bit to find a meal, but I managed. For you meat and fish eaters, you will have no trouble finding a dish that's hearty and beyond filling. You're going to take food home foe later. Try the Bloody Mary- good and spicy!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 905 East Ocean View Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23503
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: (757) 480-0107

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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