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Venture Kitchen and Bar

9 E Queens Way, Hampton, VA 23669-3587
+1 757-325-8868
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“tots” (14 reviews)
“tapas” (26 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
9 E Queens Way, Hampton, VA 23669-3587
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere. Brunch menu consists of their regular items and each week they offer 6 to 10 new items for that Sundays brunch. They offer $2 mimosas and Bloody Marys. Give them a try, you won't be disappointed. If you're not into brunch their brick-oven...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

I decided to come to Venture after waiting 30 mins at another brunch location in the area that didn't seem to want my business. This is a small but charming location in downtown Hampton. This was an excellent place to try. We ordered the lemon...More

Thank SherriaF
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

We went here on our wedding night with family. The service was a little slow and could've been a slightly friendlier but the food was so delicious. The house tots are out of this world delicious and i absolutely can't wait to go back and...More

Thank Jackie B
Reviewed October 18, 2017

Some of the best hand-made, brick-oven fired pizza on the Peninsula. They use fresh, original ingredients and the variety will surprise you. My favorite is the BBQ Chicken pizza, but I've tried other selections, and all were delicious!

Thank Michael C
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

The other reviews are accurate regarding slow service, considering there is only one waitress. However, this lack is well worth it, since the delicious menu items are worth it. More of a bar atmosphere than a restaurant but still pretty chill (we dined at 8PM...More

Thank datotaro
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

We had tapas and wine at the bar. Tapas were inventive and tasty. The wine and cocktails were good, especially the jalapeño one. They were out of dessert that evening.

Thank Laetitia B
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

We are local and decided to steer away from our usual Friday night pizza restaurant for somewhere different and "ventured" into Venture Kitchen and Bar. Wow, this was some of the best food we have ever eaten! Our only regret is that we didn't try...More

Thank Maureen721
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

This is great place to go with family and/or friends when you want to catch up with each other over a bite to eat. Nice size booths or tables. You are able to hear each other. The atmosphere is nice...low lighting and nice decor. The...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

Great food. Pork rind nachos are incredible. Five cheese pizza and the tater tots are very good as well.

Thank andalusia1939
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Airline seating and meals on U.S. airlines are totally unacceptable, except on first class. Changing planes still further destroys my willingness to fly them

Thank Walter C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 E Queens Way, Hampton, VA 23669-3587
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Hampton
  • Phone Number: +1 757-325-8868
Winner of Coastal Virginia Magazine's Readers' Choice Awards for Best Restaurant Overall on the Peninsula 2014 ("Bronze", behind Fat Canary and Le Yaca... We're in great company!). We also took Bronze for Best New Restaurant and Silver for Best Signature Drink. Serving an eclectic menu of pizza and tapas along with some great salads, sandwiches and entrees. And don't forget the cocktails! We have several special creations from the chefs daily (posted to http://www.VentureKitchenAndBar.Com/specials around 11am and 5pm). Open at 11am daily and 10am for Sunday Brunch. Happy Hour - Weekdays 4pm - 7pm Drink Specials - Weekdays 4pm - 6pm and Sundays 10am - 6pm
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