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Vintage Tavern

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1900 Governors Pointe Dr, Suffolk, VA 23436-1138
+1 757-238-8808
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1900 Governors Pointe Dr, Suffolk, VA 23436-1138
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great location. Very upscale. Wish they would open a little for happy hour....appetizers and drinks at 3:30- 4:00pm? We are fans of Riverstone and Decoys

Thank E6885TLjohnb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second time here in the last few years. We didn't quickly return after the first visit because we were underwhelmed by the food. Decided to try it again because we wanted a special occasion dress up dinner in a slightly elegant ambience. And the...More

Thank VaBookwriter
Reviewed May 7, 2018

a beautiful restaurant with great food. great for those special times like birthdays or anniversaries etc. We like to go during restaurant week, but end up getting items off the regular menu anyway!

Thank jmmaccord
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

Awesome food, chef knows what he is doing. Great menu especially if u r a foodie! Outside firepit galore!

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Plenty of ambiance. Wait staff excellent, food really nice. I had the Shrimp and Grits which was excellent, but first I had their Pimento Cheese and crackers which was way above what I am use to? The desert was really fine.

Thank thebobspain
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

The waiter was great but the food was plain, under seasoned and overpriced for what it was. I don’t mind paying $200 for three people to eat when the food is good. I ordered the Sous Vide Duck. It had no flavor whatsoever. The skin...More

Thank studer0311
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

Awesome food and great company. The waiter was very accommodating and helpful. One of my favorite places to go in suffol

Thank pamelak56
Reviewed March 2, 2018

I ordered duck breast which is one of my personal favorites... and went for gluten free potatoes over what came with the dish. No flavor .... the duck just didn't seem to have any flavor and neither did the potatoes...so they brought me what my...More

Thank Terry W
Reviewed February 18, 2018

Took my lovely wife here for Valentines Day celebration and had a wonderful time and a wonderful meal. She had a parmigiana encrusted grouper and I had a rack of lamb the was so big I could only eat half of it. Made for a...More

1  Thank tombob7
Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

We have dined here since it’s opening. There was a time several years ago when the quality of the food just deteriorated. The company brought in the manager from one of their other restaurants to turn the place around. We found the quality to be...More

2  Thank Paul P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $200
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 8:00 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 - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 Governors Pointe Dr, Suffolk, VA 23436-1138
    (Bridge Road / Route 17)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Suffolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-238-8808
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Now open since April, 2006, Vintage Tavern at Governor's Point is owned by Brian and Teresa Mullins. Located in the hunting and fishing community of Northern Suffolk, Virginia the restaurant features 'Seasonally Southern' fare. The menu highlights the best of local and regional Southern dishes and recreates them with authenticity and passion. We are committed to maintaining the food history and culture that makes our community so special. Other features include a dramatic open kitchen, two dining areas both with fireplaces, an outdoor fire pit, outdoor dining on the covered veranda and a 400 plus selection wine list. The perfect place to celebrate a birthday, anniversary or any special occasion. Voted #1 by Hampton Roads magazine 2012 Platinum Plate Awards. Recognized by Open Table as one of America's Top 50 Restaurants in 2009 and 2010, and by Sante magazine for Wine Hospitality in 2010.
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