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Terrapin Restaurant

3102 Holly Road, Suite 514, Pinewood Square, Virginia Beach, VA 23451 (Northeast Virginia Beach)
321-7269
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Ranked #10 of 1,245 Restaurants in Virginia Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Neighborhood: Northeast Virginia Beach
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 32nd Street & Holly Road
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Chesapeake, Virginia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 NEW

After waiting a very long time to visit Terrapin's, due to our somewhat far away Northern Chesapeake location, we decided to take the relaxing and scenic MMMBT/HRBT/Ocean View/Shore Drive route to the Oceanfront to enhance the adventure. To start with, Brian and our server Shannon could not have made the evening any better. Their friendliness and hospitality was perfect. The... More

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USA
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58 reviews 58 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Terrapin was excellent in every way. This independently owned restaurant is off the beaten tourist path but not far from oceanfront. The staff was very attentive, efficient and did everything possible to insure a great dining experience. The wine list is extensive and our choices based on staff recommendations were wonderful. The food is superb. We loved the heirloom beet... More

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bdw10868, Owner at Terrapin Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review. Next time your in town we hope you will join us again. Cheers, Brian Williams More

Bensalem
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

My husband and I celebrated our Anniversary at Terrapin's as a last minute destination.The host graciously seated us and the wait staff are all so friendly. It was beautifully decorated, intimate and delicious. Our meal was one of a kind, from the homemade butternut/pumpkin soup to the superb scallops and finally an amazing peach cobbler. Can't wait to visit VA... More

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bdw10868, Owner at Terrapin Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your experience. We are so glad that your anniversary meal was a memorable one. We look forward to serving you again soon. Sincerely, Brian Williams More

Norfolk, Virginia
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153 reviews 153 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

Today we got to sample the pairings for Terrapin Restaurant we truly enjoyed the food their staff were very friendly and they helped support this great event at Virginia Tech Agriculture Center Virginia Beach.Thank you.

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Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Terrapin restaurant is a couple of block off the beach, but well worth it. Place is upscale and very sexy in décor. The staff was very friendly. When making reservations (which is recommended) they asked if anyone has any food allergies and if we were celebrating a special occasion. Most places don't ask these question and having a food allergy... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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329 reviews 329 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I have been coming to Virginia Beach area for work for almost two years now, and wish I would have found this place sooner. Five star service and food. We stopped in before 7pm on a Wednesday night and almost weren't able to get in (even after Labor Day) so if you WANT to eat here, I would highly recommend... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Outstanding chef, great menu that changes frequently, and an intimate dining experience. The place is small so tables fill about 4-5 days before so reservations are a must. If you are staying in Virginia Beach and want a fine dining experience this is the place. Never had a bad meal.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This is the best restaurant we have eaten at in years! If you are visiting you must try it! We were overwhelmed with impeccable service and the food is unbelievable! We will return!

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Sussex County, NJ
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78 reviews 78 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We had a reservation and was hoping for a table indoors. Instead of accommodating us, say like, "we have a table that should finish up in about 15-20 minutes, do you mind waiting?", it was evident that they only wanted us to sit outside - next to the busy road (and it was a bit muggy/hot out as well). We... More

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bdw10868, Owner at Terrapin Restaurant, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for letting us know about your experience. We apologize for not being able to accommodate your request for a table inside. Our inside dining room is quite small and usually is booked several days out. We do hope if you visit Virginia Beach again, you will join us and actually be able to enjoy... More

Seregno, Italy
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174 reviews 174 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

Terrapin restaurant in not too far from the waterfront. It is a nice elegant restaurant in a quiet street with a nice terrace. The selection of wines is good. In the menu you can find pasta, meat, fish, cheese, almost everything. All the dishes we tasted were really well cooked. High quality and fresh ingredients. Waiter was gentle and ready... More

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Additional Information about Terrapin Restaurant

Address: 3102 Holly Road, Suite 514, Pinewood Square, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Phone Number: 321-7269
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach>  > Northeast Virginia Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: American

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