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Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse

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116 Brooke Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510 (Granby Street)
+1 757-222-9191
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The filet was one of the best I have ever had. The mozzarella and prosciutto appetizer was delicious. It had so many textures and tastes that blended so well.

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Thank Christina E
Chesapeake, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I came to this restaurant to celebrate our 27th anniversary. We enjoyed the food and especially the attentive service. I've eaten at several well-known steakhouses across the country and I have to say that the filet I had was probably the best I've ever had. All sides for steaks are ordered separately, but some other entrees come... More 

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Thank kwgarnache
ronvabea, Owner at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Byrd & Baldwin to celebrate your 27th anniversary ! I love to hear from customers who have been to multiple steak houses and can still say that our steaks are the best they have ever had! Thank you for your review, we look forward to your next visit! We strive to do better every day. More 

Poulsbo, Washington
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63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great restaurant for a special occasion. My wife and I wanted to take her parents out for a nice dinner and this place definitely fit the bill. The Filet Mignon steaks were a great cut and were cooked to perfection. The salmon was also extremely tasty as were the crab cakes. Our only complaint was that the Caesar salad... More 

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Thank kbarnard10
ronvabea, Manager at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this review

kbarnard10, thank you for your review. I am glad that you and your parents were able to enjoy a great steak dinner at Byrd & Baldwin. Our chef cooks the perfect steak every time. I apologize you did not enjoy the salad, although I can assure you that the Caesar salad was not pre-prepared, i see how you could see... More 

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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First off, ask for Ashley. Next, order the prime rib and let the chef set the temp. Finally, spend the cash on a good cabernet. Ashley will advise, listen.

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Thank Tom N
ronvabea, Manager at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this review

Tom, thank you for your review! Ashley is an amazing bartender, we love her and so do our customers! Look forward to your next visit. We strive to do better every day! More 

Lake Mary, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere - 10. Service - 10. Presentations - 10. Food - 10. Great experience. Crabmeat cocktail had huge pieces. Bison cooked perfectly. The corn tasted right off the cob. Asparagus are huge. You know it's a great restaurant when any request is no problem. Cheesecake was superb. Highly recommend it. Great addition to downtown.

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Thank Ed G
ronvabea, Manager at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this review

Ed, thank you for your review. Perfect 10's across the board, definitely puts a smile on my face! I hope you visit us again soon to try many of the other items on our menu, the Bison is a very tasty meal! We strive to do better every day. More 

Norfolk, Virginia
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

I ordered the 24oz Porterhouse steak, served on a cold plate, no grilll marks, only 1/2 inch think (for a Chop House) and the most grissle I ever encountered. I would have preferred going to Outback. If it wasn't for the great service it would have been a terrible evening

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Thank ebiz08
ronvabea, Owner at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this review

I am sorry to read your review and that you were disappointed with the porterhouse steak. Regarding the preparation of our steaks, a traditional grill is not used. We use a Montague Steakhouse broiler that reaches a temperature of 1800F. This temperature allows the broiler to sear the outside quickly while locking in the juices of the steak. This is... More 

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30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a fine dining experience to share with another couple, and after reading some Trip Advisor reviews, decided to give this place a try. The waiters (all males that evening) were dressed in suits and ours provided good service and an excellent wine recommendation. The food was delicious from the salads to the seafood and steak. It's... More 

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Thank VaTraveler5
ronvabea, Owner at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this review

I am thrilled that you enjoyed your meal at Byrd & Baldwin. I love seeing reviews mentioning our staff making your experience great. Thank you for your review and we look forward to your return! We strive to do better every day! More 

Pattaya, Thailand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

just couldnt beleive the experience. My wife has told me over and over she has wanted to dine here. telling me it is a great dining experience. From the time we walked in, to the time I paid the check...wasnt impressed at all. Nobody seemed to care, just doing what was minimum to get us out of there. the food... More 

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Thank Mark A
ronvabea, Owner at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this review

Mark, I apologize that you felt you were not cared for by our staff while you dined at Byrd and Baldwin. I would like to hear more specifics about your visit so we could address the staff and make sure that our guests do not feel ignored. I am happy to hear that the food was tasty and hopefully met... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016

My son and I went out to this amazing place to eat while I was visiting him. Service was outstanding, dinner was equally amazing followed by the Key Lime Pie. I highly recommend trying this place out.

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Thank cl w
ronvabea, Owner at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this review

D W , Thanks so much for your fabulous review . I will definitely pass your comments along to our entire staff. Please come see us again, the next time you are in town. We strive to do better everyday. More 

Virginia Beach, Virginia
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

We wanted a new experience to celebrate our son's 30th birthday. We had a party of five for dinner on a rainy February night. The evening began with a thrill of anticipation just in approaching the impressive façade. Very elegant and stately. We left the chilly, wet Norfolk streets and entered the beautiful mahogany paneled foyer to the warm, cheerful... More 

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Thank M B
ronvabea, Owner at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this review

MB Thanks so much for your wonderful review. I'm glad your son enjoyed his 30th birthday, please don't wait another 30 before you visit us again. We strive to do better everyday !!! Thanks Again !! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$23 - $48
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Brooke Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510
    (Granby Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-222-9191
Description
Located in a historic 1906 building in the heart of Downtown Norfolk, Byrd & Baldwin Brothers is proud to serve the finest steaks in our area. Our traditional, yet creative menu includes first quality steaks,chops,seafood & poultry, served by our experienced and dedicated wait staff.
Our in house Sommelier's will be pleased to assist you in choosing the perfect wine from our extensive list of over 300 labels to accompany your meal.
With over a 98 per cent approval rating on all comment cards, we continue to strive for perfection, and we would be honored with the opportunity to serve you.

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