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Phil's Cafe

French, Cafe, Diner
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143 Colley Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-1006
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Zurich, Switzerland
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Phil's, WHEN IT WAS OPEN, was a reliable place to get a not so fast bite to eat. The family owned and operated restaurant was easy to visit and usually slow. It was reliable and friendly. But...why is this still on Trip Advisor? Phil's is gone.

Thank tiodeer
Norfolk, Virginia
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398 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Phil's is gone and a different restaurant is in this space. 757 Crave is there now. Try the new restaurant which redecorated and still serves breakfast and lunch to the medical personal and industry workers who work in the neighborhood. It is an area that truly needed a restaurant.

Thank travel7continents
Pocatello, Idaho
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85 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2012

Not much on decor, okay pretty sketchy actually. BUT the food is excellent. The service and personal attention is outstanding and sincere. The price - we catered for 12 for less than $80.

1 Thank Mike83204
Seattle, Washington
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60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

Phil's is definitely not a fancy place. It's in a mostly industrial/corporate area of the city, so it seems to serve a lot of people who work near there. The day I went in, there was an older guy by himself, a threesome of women who looked like they were on their lunch break, and myself. They serve many traditional... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    2 of 5 stars
French, Cafe, Diner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 Colley Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-1006
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: 757-624-1200

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