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717 Eden Way N, Suite 600, Chesapeake, VA 23320-3074
17574244583
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Chesapeake, Virginia
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

We have been to taste on a few occasions and it has been good enough to come back. Well I this last trip I ordered the special catfish sandwich and it was absolutely terrible. The fish was cooked beyond recognition along with being burnt. I should have returned it after the first bite but I decided to give it a... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

My visiting the area each summer, I pass by a Taste location and tell myself I need to eat there. This year I finally did. He food is very good, though slightly pricy. It serves locally harvested and mostly organic foods, prepared well. Lunch crowd was big - get there early. And if you get the meal (aka box -... More 

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Thank David K
Chesapeake, Virginia
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135 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

I was so excited to see that Taste opened in Chesapeake. This is by far the best deli's in the country. The service was great, fast and friendly. The cost of this isn't something for everyday but perfect for rewarding yourself, meeting friends or just because. I am just excited to not have to drive to Norfolk to get their... More 

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Thank Ty_Swartz
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

This used to be called Taste Unlimited back in the day, known for specialty sandwiches and salads. I tried their Freemason sandwich which is chicken salad with lettuce tomato and Bacon on your choice of bread. You can get a half or whole sandwich. I got the half, it was very good and filling! They have salads, gelato, desserts, coffee... More 

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Richmond
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46 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

Stopped for lunch. Very good. Nice staff and clean restaurant. Highly recommend for lunch or dinner.

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Thank Catherine M
Virginia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

I've been coming to Taste for over 15 years and have been getting the same but the last 3 times it hadn't been the same. I usually get the Hilltop sandwich which is supposed to be on French baguette. I first time I noticed the bread change I had thought it was just a mishap and the second time, I... More 

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Thank CandiceH
TasteBuzz, Guest Relations Manager at Taste, responded to this review

Candice, Thank you so much for being such a loyal guest. We truly appreciate you, your business and feedback. In fact, we have rolled out a new French bread. It is baked locally and hand-crafted by artisan bakers. This new French bread is now vegan and made with unbleached and unbromated flour. As with any new development, we are still... More 

Navarre, Florida
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

If I lived in this area, I could see this becoming one of my go-to places. I'm not a sandwich person, but this place would convert me. Not your run of the mill food stuff either. Fresh, inventive and their unsweetened tea is so tasty it doesn't need sugar. The basil aioli~heaven!

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Thank Fae M
Centreville, Virginia
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127 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

We were in the area for a soccer tournament and wanted a local restaurant to enjoy a nutritious lunch between soccer games. Found this restaurant on tripadvisor.com and decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed by the food, service, or friendliness of the staff to help us learn the ropes of ordering. they even had samples of... More 

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Thank Regina S
Chesapeake, Virginia
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294 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

We eat here about once a month. It is our favorite sandwich shop. We always get a box lunch. She gets the roast beef, and I get the turkey. The special sauce makes the sandwich. They always feature Virginia made products, such as wines and Route 11 Chips. It is pricey, was very nice!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

The sandwiches and salads are really fresh, good quality ingredients, and generous servings. Breads are freshly made, and the homemade French herb cheese spread was fabulous. Their signature iced tea has a special touch of apricot flavor that makes it refreshing and unique. The servers were friendly and helpful. You can order takeout, or dine inside with a glass of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $12
Cuisine
American, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 717 Eden Way N, Suite 600, Chesapeake, VA 23320-3074
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Chesapeake
  • Phone Number: 17574244583
Description
For 40 years, TASTE has been the locals' favorite for lunch all day, featuring sandwiches with our famous house dressing. Pre-order boxed lunches or catering platters for your group events. We offer gourmet provisions, wine, craft beers, gelato, and Virginia peanuts. Taste the good life!

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