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3248 East Ocean View Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23518
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Alexandria, Virginia
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Italian Restaurant, small seating capacity so it fills up. Food is always great, and usually enough for leftovers. Pasta is homemade. Wait staff are friendly and attentive.

Thank Sharon M
Norfolk, Virginia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

My family (half Italian) decided to have dinner at Razzo. We order the lasagna, fettuccine Alfredo, tuna grill, sausage and roasted peppers. Starting with lasagna - the presentation was horrible, looking like a pile of cow poop with a ton of marinara sauce in top, the sauce was uneatable (sour as it was made with rotten tomatoes and very salty),... More 

Thank lraduca
Ilkley, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Good food, good service and a pleasant environment, if a bit dim lighting wise. Would certainly recommend giving it a try. They do not do bookings so be prepared to wait if you want a table, it will be worth it.

Thank Hugh B
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

We go there a few times a month and it never disapoints,the food is always great along with the service.

Thank Eddie L
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101 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

I was in Norfolk visiting friends and went here on a Tuesday night. There was only one table available- which says a lot about the place. The food was quite good- we ordered zucchini ribbons as an appetizer to share. It was grilled with olive oil, a hint of garlic and pine nuts. It was delicious. For entrees, we ordered... More 

Thank Momalita
Norfolk, Virginia
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Cozy restaurant with great food. Italian bread is fantastic as is the calamari. The two sauces served with it are good as is just plain lemon. Penne a la vodka is great; I had shrimp added and they were big and cooked perfectly.

Thank KayteeHC
Fort Morgan, Colorado
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

Arrived for a late dinner on a Friday evening. The service was friendly and fast. The Veal Marsala was excellent and served with a side pasta. Their bread is so good that we were all still eating it after finishing our meals. It's a small, quiet and friendly place with awesome service and food.

Thank Brad T
Austin, Texas
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77 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

This well kept secret is hiding out in an area of Norfolk that is being brought back to life. Its unassuming façade may be totally missed since it doesn't look like much from the outside. Indoors, it is a cozy, bustling spot with several tables and booths. We didn't have a reservation on a Friday night, but managed to snag... More 

Thank Kathy W
Chesapeake, Virginia
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86 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016

We decided to try Razzo for the first time for an early Valentine's Day dinner. Both the food and service were reasonably good, but not necessarily what would make us want to travel 30 miles again to come back. We both had the house salad with vinaigrette dressing. The salads were fairly ordinary. Our meals (Linguini w/clam sauce and Rigatoni... More 

Thank Sonny P
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

While travelling we like to find hidden gems, we sure hit the jackpot @ Razzo! The White Lasagna was delicious, waitress was pleasent, and food was brought out in a timely manner. If you like Italian it's a must try.

Thank Christine R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3248 East Ocean View Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23518
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: 757-962-3630

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