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Press 626 Wine Bar

€€ - €€€American, , Vegetarian Friendly
626 W Olney Rd, Norfolk, VA 23507-2010
+1 757-282-6234
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good28%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
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American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
626 W Olney Rd, Norfolk, VA 23507-2010
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Press 626 Wine Bar
1. Dessert and wine flights
"Brett the sommelier was awesome;"
Dana S
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2. Amazing lunch specials!
"5 stars!"
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3. Excellent wine list
"great wine list, and regular wine tasting nights"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fabulous restaurant, the best of several I dined in during my visit to Norfolk. Highly recommended!

Thank Marcus427
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Another historic Norfolk home turned into a delightful restaurant! The atmosphere was intimate, the service was excellent, and the duck was divine! Rather than thumbing through their extensive wine list, I asked the server for a recommendation, and she made an excellent suggestion! Already full...More

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This is a great place with delicious food and fast service. The waitress was very friendly and helpful with menu suggestions. I got the tomato basil soup and an avocado flat bread. It was fresh,delicious and very tasty. I didn't get it when i went...More

Thank Lutricia G
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I had a burger. My wife had the duck. The wine selection is extensive. The dessert is always good. We had golden raisin bread pudding and the others had cheesecake. Both were good. Ask the servers for wine recommendations.

Thank picturetakingone
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Came here not expecting anything really special but left very satisfied. The location is great if your going to be in the Ghent area of Norfolk. It’s only a couple of blocks away from the main area on Colley Avenue so if the weather is...More

Thank Alexander G
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

The menu lends itself to small plates and cheese and meat boards or for a full sandwich or entree for a Gathering after work, catching up with friends, or dates. I didn't notice any families there on a Monday night so I would say make...More

Thank JetSetUBet
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped by Press 626 after an uninspired dinner down the road for dessert and a glass of wine. Brett the sommelier was awesome; the amount of knowledge inside that man is scary. We started with the bubble flight to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We...More

1  Thank Dana S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

7 of us went to dinner last night and had both a red and a white wine off the menu. Both were excellent. We ordered two of the cheese plate appetizers, and each person had their own entree. Burgers, cheese sandwich , salads - all...More

1  Thank Mary V
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch...I got the Italian Crispy Chicken sandwich and my husband got a create-your-own salad. The food was delicious, the wine selections were great ($5 choices for lunch), and the service was excellent.

Thank Heather F
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This was my first time here. It was excellent! I went to dinner with a friend from work, she recommended it, as she had been here many times before and loves the restaurant. She told me that she has never been disappointed. The staff was...More

Thank Jaylin B
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Questions & Answers
Heather L
11 October 2017|
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Response from VictoriaJLake | Reviewed this property |
There is a small parking lot behind their building. But street parking is all around and free as well if need be.
21 November 2015|
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Response from Speck411 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It has a very knowledgeable staff who would be very good at suggesting menu and wine selections and the kitchen is very capable.
Garden E
17 January 2015|
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Response from egldrvr555 |
Then, just walk. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 626 W Olney Rd, Norfolk, VA 23507-2010
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-282-6234
  • E-mail
A boutique restaurant and wine bar focused on creating a one of a kind experience through superlative wine and food programs, eclectic design, and unparalleled service with a sense of Southern hospitality. 2017 Wine Spectator Best of Award of Excellence Voted best Grilled Cheese in the Virginia Pilot Featured in Distinction, Southern Lady Magazine, Garden & Gun magazine, Coastal Virginia Magazine.com
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