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Terrapin Restaurant

3102 Holly Rd Ste 514, Pinewood Square, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-2921
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (30 reviews)
“scallops” (50 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3102 Holly Rd Ste 514, Pinewood Square, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-2921
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Food is always excellent and nicely presented. Menu varies with the season and availability of fresh items. Great service.

Thank Jane B
Reviewed October 1, 2018

This restaurant is rated one of the best in the City and deservingly so. Food is so creatively plated and the taste and textures are we presented. The bouillaise was the best I have ever tasted. The wait staff is quick and quiet. The outdoor...More

Thank piperbc
Reviewed September 19, 2018

We walked here from our hotel for dinner. It's a nice place, but the food is not transcendent for the relatively high price. In future trips to Virginia Beach, I will give it a pass.

Thank JPSWashington_DC
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We went here on a double date for our anniversary and couldn’t have asked for a better experience. I highly recommend the tasting menu which is 4 courses, but be warned that the courses are full size so come hungry. There was a course or...More

Thank Historygal3
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We came here on a Monday night in August and walking in the door the temperature was about 75 degrees. It took 30 minutes to get out the appetizer and then another hour for the salad. The food was okay, not great. I would not...More

Thank George R
Reviewed July 13, 2018

The reviews I read on Terrapin promised excellent food in Virginia Beach, and they were correct. The space is very nice, and not pretentious at all. We dressed "casual dressy" and fit right in. The service was good, but a bit disorganized at the beginning....More

Thank City_Foodie
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Terrapin has definitely earned every one of its 4 Diamonds from AAA. The menu is farm and sea to table. The staff is impeccable and the food is the best I've ever had in Virginia Beach. Chef Rodney us a modest man, but his food...More

Thank Remte
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Quite the swanky joint! Hard to find so use GPS. The best calamari I have EVER eaten and I’ve been around 70 years. Rest of the food we enjoyed was equally as delightful. A bit pricey for VA Beach but don’t let that stop you...More

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed June 12, 2018

This restaurant is a real gem. The host was extremely friendly and even checked in with me multiple times to make sure everything was good. Bartender was very friendly and the restaurant boasted an impressive wine list. Had risotto and tilefish for my entree. Both...More

1  Thank Andy M
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Tucked off the main beach road in an unassuming small center, it was a nice find. It was fried chicken night and it did not disappoint, my companion did the tasting menu with the sommelier wine tasting and was pleased. Our server Edouard was knowledgable...More

1  Thank WinnieTavernier
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August 29, 2017|
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Response from zebulondanny | Reviewed this property |
Yeah; I'd stick with that and nice shoes. You won't need a jacket-but, if you did have one you wouldn't feel overdressed if you decided to wear it. It's a first class place and yet not pretentious at all.
David G
August 15, 2015|
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Response from joselito1959 | Reviewed this property |
Hello You would have to call the reataurant. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $50
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
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
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3102 Holly Rd Ste 514, Pinewood Square, Virginia Beach, VA 23451-2921
    (32nd Street & Holly Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: 13217269
  • E-mail
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