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The Lunch Bell

694 Town Center Drive, Newport News, VA 23606-4264
+1 757-873-1839
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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694 Town Center Drive, Newport News, VA 23606-4264
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the most inviting restaurants around. They have a great local following. The food is all homemade and the staff treat you as family even if they've never seen you before. Their desserts are scrumptious.. ALWAYS. The only thing I can find...More

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been coming to this area for about 4 years and this is the first time we tried the Lunch Bell. Should have stopped here before since the breakfast we had was marvelous and the service was quite pleasant. I highly recommend.

Thank hhsup
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

There's nothing like connecting with a friend you haven't seen over 10 years and eating a good meal. Our server, Yvette was friendly and helpful in making our final decision. I chose the lobster roll and it was delicious and my friend had the chicken...More

Thank DWndom
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We were wecomed by the hostess who set up our table for 9 people in good order. Wait staff friendly & pleasant. Great food!

Thank FastHitch
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Over cooked eggs an corned beef and bacon I have said enough why are you asking for more and and more

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We love getting seafood platters for $16.95 at the Lunch Bell in Newport News so much so that we drive from Portsmouth to eat there. The portions are ample and the fried shrimp are large and lightly battered. The crab cake sandwich is a favorite...More

Thank kf4daw
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I love this restaurant and find the atmosphere to be very welcoming. It reminds me of a lot of small town mom and pop restaurants that you find in the Midwest. The people are always very friendly here and the service has always been good...More

Thank Valerie T
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Wonderful lunch spot with a diverse menu that includes lite fare, sandwiches and full meal options. Fresh seafood is usually available - clam strips, cod.. Easy parking in City Center lots.

Thank 126charlesi
Reviewed 31 January 2017

After shopping, my sister and I wanted something quick and light. We were not disappointed as our order was so delicious that we ordered another round to go, plus dessert.

Thank trueandlivinggod1
Reviewed 24 January 2017

located 1 block from the Newport News Marriott, my husband purchased egg salad sandwiches because we slept in, yeh! Sandwich came with slaw and pickle. It was tasty but over-priced.

Thank krlylox
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
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09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 694 Town Center Drive, Newport News, VA 23606-4264
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-873-1839
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