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Pagoda & Oriental Garden

265 W Tazewell St, Norfolk, VA 23510-1209
+1 757-622-0506
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We actually went to this restaurant because of the unique building. The food was delicious and... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
KAG724
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Indiana, Pennsylvania
Naval Observation Tower

The pagoda in this tiny garden used to be a Naval Observation Garden and is now a restaurant. The... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2018
jehenson81
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“peaceful spot” (3 reviews)
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265 W Tazewell St, Norfolk, VA 23510-1209
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+1 757-622-0506
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We actually went to this restaurant because of the unique building. The food was delicious and staff was very personable.

Thank KAG724
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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

The pagoda in this tiny garden used to be a Naval Observation Garden and is now a restaurant. The garden is very tiny and is just a block away from the USS Wisconsin. It was a nice break from the crowds at the museums. And...More

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Reviewed March 24, 2018

an interesting and unexpected place in the middle of an upscale neighborhood near the Norfolk Elizabeth River front.

Thank Luis R
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

We found this lovely little garden after our harbor tour. We decided to follow the walking tour outlined beside the Wisconsin and were delighted by this element. It is an exquisite little park, quiet and contained. The pagoda has a restaurant that was not open...More

Thank Kath C
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Reviewed October 23, 2017

The Pagoda is located a very short distance from the Battleship Wisconsin. After visiting the Wisconsin and before moving on, we stopped for 30 minutes or so and sat in the shade with a cool breeze blowing. A very beautiful and restful garden for relaxing...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

This pagoda and oriental garden is a very lovely place to visit for both Norfolk locals as well as visitors. The gardens are beautiful and the koi are exquisite. If you are in the area visiting the more popular tourist venues, take a few minutes...More

Thank Levannah
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Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

We walked thru on our way to the Chrysler Art museum. It is Along the waterfront. Nice gardens that actually has a restaurant in park.

Thank Lindsay T
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Reviewed July 26, 2017

The site of the Pagoda has a rich history and the gardens are exquisite complete with ponds and waterfalls.

Thank laurabender
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Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed walking around the Pagoda and garden. The area is very well kept and has many traditional Japanese features. It was quiet and peaceful with not many people here early in the morning on a Monday. There is plenty of 2 hour free street...More

3  Thank TravelKat21
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

Beautiful , off the beaten path, setting for a wonderful lunch, afternoon tea or fabulous dinner! The pond is amazing!

2  Thank Kim M
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Lia R
May 5, 2018|
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Response from Luis R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't recall any signs specifying whether or not dogs were allowed in the park area, but I'm sure if so, one would be required to clean up after them. There was an oriental restaurant building there in the park... More
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May 23, 2017|
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