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Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse

116 Brooke Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-1804
+1 757-222-9191
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
116 Brooke Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-1804
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Reviewed November 28, 2016

I'm going to visit Byrd & Baldwin before this week is out. I can always expect excellent service, food, and atmosphere. Steak, lamb chops... I have never been disappointed. This will always be one of my favorite restaurants in downtown Norfolk. Mmmmm.... yummy!!!!

Thank ggigionth3go
ronvabea, Manager at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2016

Thank you for your review, we look forward to your upcoming visit! All of the different steaks on the menu are cooked to perfection by our incredible chefs. We strive to do better every day!

Reviewed November 24, 2016

Byrd & Baldwin is not only known for their aged-on-site purest Black Angus beef and excellent cuisine, but for lovely decor, romantic surroundings, and the best service in Norfolk. Last evening was no exception. I tried the stuffed zucchini and would not hesitate to recommend...More

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ronvabea, Manager at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2016

Thank you for your review! I love to see guests enjoying their meals with friends and family. We look forward to your next visit. We strive to do better every day!

Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

Small place. Nice decor. Not well staffed. No free parking, so i used valet which wouldn't be an issue except they only had 1 guy working valet, so there was a line of 4-5 people coming and leaving (horrible first and last impression). Food was...More

Thank kouponlady1
ronvabea, Manager at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2016

Kouponlady, I am sorry to see that you did not enjoy your visit to Byrd and Baldwin. I can assure you that this is not the usual response that we get from our guests. Parking in Downtown Norfolk is not easy to come by which...More

Reviewed October 26, 2016

Best steak and service in town,not just Norfolk. Would compare to Georgetown or New York type steak house in both taste and decor.

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ronvabea, Manager at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2016

Johnny, Thank you for your review. We hold our chefs and staff to the highest standards to give our guests the best dining experience. We strive to do better every day!

Reviewed October 22, 2016

My husband took me and another couple to Byrd & Baldwin Brothers for my birthday this year. It really is the best steakhouse in Norfolk. I rarely order steak out since I can make this at home but this is one place I always get...More

Thank Navywife25
ronvabea, Manager at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2016

Navywife25, Thank you for your review and thank you for including the Byrd and Baldwin family in your birthday celebration. It is hard to not be full after enjoying any of the menu items at Byrd and Baldwin. But in my opinion there is always...More

Reviewed October 21, 2016

This is by far one of the finest restaurants in the area. The service is impeccable and the food exceptional. We were dining on a gift card on this visit. We had taken a couple of people here before and they reciprocated with the card....More

Thank Mike353632
Reviewed October 11, 2016

This was our second time dining at Byrd and Baldwin and both times were amazing. We ordered an appetizer of steak tartar with capers, onions, tomatoes and perfectly toasted crackers. It was so delicious, I can't stop thinking about it. for my entree, I ordered...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2016

This is the best steakhouse in Norfolk! My fiance and I started with soup (tomato and she crab) followed by two different steaks (both delicious) and we finished with a lovely key lime pie. We were both impressed. Our server, John W, provided impeccable service....More

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ronvabea, Manager at Byrd & Baldwin Bro Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded November 17, 2016

Stacy, thank you so much for your review. We look forward to you and your fiancé dining with us again soon. The Key Lime pie is incredibly tasty. We strive to do better every day!

Reviewed September 24, 2016

We had wedge salad, shrimp cocktail, prime beef tartare, Maryland crab cakes and pan seared Ahi tuna. It was perfect. The chocolate sin cake is truly devine. Our waiter, David was the best!

1  Thank dms1162016
Reviewed September 12, 2016

We had a wonderful dinner program. The food was magnificent and David took incredibly good care of us.

1  Thank IXOXOXI
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Joann J
April 20, 2015|
Response from ronvabea | Property representative |
We offer valet parking , there is also plenty of on street parking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$23 - $48
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Brooke Ave, Norfolk, VA 23510-1804
    (Granby Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-222-9191
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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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