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Brass Bell Steakhouse & Bar

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1628 Independence Blvd Ste 1512, Virginia Beach, VA 23455-4044
+1 757-464-2720
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7:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Mon 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Tue - Sun 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 7
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 0
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  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
GOOD FOOD - GOOD VALUE

Far from upscale in appearance, decor, and ambiance, but if you are looking for good food at fair prices this place deserves a shot. I agree with other reviewers about the quality of the service and the less than bubbly wait staff, but will overlook these two negatives and rate it "very good" on... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 11, 2015
Mike M
via mobile
Good for:
  • Bar scene
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English first
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149 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

Far from upscale in appearance, decor, and ambiance, but if you are looking for good food at fair prices this place deserves a shot. I agree with other reviewers about the quality of the service and the less than bubbly wait staff, but will overlook these two negatives and rate it "very good" on the basis of food quality and... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

I am writing this review first because the service here is extremely slow, a 20 minute wait time on orders of drinks, for food takes about 30 minutes. the food isn't the best, I'm talking about steaks, sandwiches, subs, most all times it's cold. we have been coming to the brass bell for a few years now for poker nights... More 

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Lowell, North Carolina
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116 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

As a business lunch, the place came recommended. I can't do the same. As we entered through the front door, I don't know where the cigarette smoke smell was coming from - was it years past? Or were people standing outside to smoke because of indoor smoking rules? Either way, not good. The place wasn't crowded because we got there... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Looking for a late Sunday breakfast / brunch in the Virginia Beach area and having cruised around for far too long decided to give the Brass Bell on Independence a try. The exterior is underwhelming - but don't let that put you off! The place is a sports-bar style set up, TV screens, dark and perhaps to some might feel... More 

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Virginia beach
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Being our first time there, we won't be back again. Not only did it take 20 mins to get a drink from our waitress but she was the rudest, unfriendly, I hate my life waitress I ever met. We were a party of 4 and we all agreed not to stay for food and go somewhere else to eat. Even... More 

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brassbellvb, Manager at Brass Bell Steakhouse & Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I would like to personally apologize for your experience last week. We take pride in great service and friendly staff. To hear that it was anything less is very upsetting. I assure you that I will be addressing this with our staff in attempt to correct the issue. We take... More 

Piner, Kentucky, United States
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

First off, we drove all the way out there because of the positive reviews. we get there and it is not your normal steakhouse looking place. But that is ok because places like this I have gotten some really good food. so we go in and right off they tell us they don't have any high chairs or booster seats(... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Stopped here on the blind. What a wonderful find. It looks like nothing from the outside. When you walk in, it has a nice neighborhood feeling. Like a place for locals. Had the prime rib special. Over the top in taste and quality. Veggies were nice (not boiled or cooked to death). Drinks were great and service was too. I... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Get a great steak and a side for lunch for around $10. I get a side of mushrooms always! It's a bar with a great lunch menu. It was voted best bar steak in by the Virginia Pilot. Great lunch specials. Go early!

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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

I visited the restaurant with a colleague for a late dinner. The food was very good. We had both gotten the Delmonico steak. My colleague was familiar with the restaurant and had actually called in our order before we got there so that it would be ready when we got there. It is a local hangout atmosphere with a table... More 

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Spring Hill, Florida
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70 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

While visiting Va Beach from Florida, I had one of the best prime rib dinners EVER, and the price was right! I ordered my prime rib med. rare, with a baked potato, WARM bread, a house salad and corn. My order was filled to perfection and served by an outstanding waitress named Marija. The food was fresh, hot and even... More 

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Additional Information about Brass Bell Steakhouse & Bar

Address: 1628 Independence Blvd Ste 1512, Virginia Beach, VA 23455-4044
Phone Number: +1 757-464-2720
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 4 - 19
Cuisine: Steakhouse

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1628 Independence Blvd Ste 1512, Virginia Beach, VA 23455-4044
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-464-2720

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 19
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 am

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