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Belmont House of Smoke

2117 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1926
+1 757-623-4477
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good27%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible8%
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“burnt ends” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2117 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1926
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Reviewed 1 week ago

i really like the tater tots at the belmont! the smoked wings are my favorite starter because they are crispy and delicious! the tater tots are crispy on the outside and fluffy on the inside! i also tried the 50/50 burger, which is burger and...More

Thank CBarr617
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first time visiting the place. I've heard a lot about from others, so I was very anxious to get there, I love BBQ. We all meet there for lunch, about 15 of us. Overall, listening to most they really enjoyed their meal,...More

Thank Mychoicenotyours
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sour redWine, no coleslaw and burnt hush puppies with Fried Delta Catfish, Burnt corn bread with cold St. Louis Ribs, and sloppy fries with the burger. We will avoid this Place in the future.

Thank Mats L
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have always enjoyed the environment at Belmont and loved the delicious food. So when it came time for catering for our ten year wedding anniversary gathering, we immediately thought of the Belmont. We contacted Jen the catering manager and she worked...More

Thank dczanowski
Reviewed February 5, 2017

First time visiting this establishment and I was really happy we stopped here. The menu is varied and has something for everyone. Our waitress (Audra ?) was attentive and helpful with any question we had. Started with the Tobacco Onion Rings from the Appetizer section...More

Thank Walter O
Reviewed January 28, 2017

we went there for a farewell and the location is nice, original decorated. the food is ok nothing extraordinary but suitable for group, there is room upstairs. they host some time bands but not when we were there.

Thank E T
Reviewed January 3, 2017

Stopped by here in the middle of a chilly rainy afternoon--about the only patron in the place! I ordered the combo with bbq chicken, bbq pork, and home-smoked bacon. One of several sides came with the meal, and I selected the collards hesitantly. The meal...More

Thank Yorkriver
Reviewed November 28, 2016

One of the few restaurants in the area that lives up to the hype. Their bbq is consistent as well as their sides. Seating is nice upstairs, downstairs and outside. The staff is always nice and attentive. Anything you ask for, they will make it...More

Thank ggigionth3go
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Been here many times under different names but always popular with locals. Almost cozy and lively. Weekly specials draw huge crowds but early dining avoids lines. Baked in BarBQ flavor plus a choice of several sauces. Has dining in two floors plus a open air...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

We called in advance as we had about a dozen in VA Beach for small college XC nationals. Our group was able to enjoy a broad range of BBQ and other options, much to the delight of the group making this trip. The ribs were...More

Thank James T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2117 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1926
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-623-4477
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