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Kelly's Tavern

) #133 of 577 Restaurants in Norfolk €€ - €€€ American, Bar, Pub
1408 Colley Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1706
+1 757-623-3216
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good37%
  • Average37%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“burger” (12 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
“potato salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
1408 Colley Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1706
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our dinner here. We both had cheeseburgers that were very good. Crab soup was very good. Good selection of beer and affordable. Nice outside area.

Thank momskier
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I was there to just have a drink and a good appetizer, and I had a drink at a reasonable price--but a very weak drink. I had the tuna bites for 9.99---there were about 8 decent-sized pieces cooked to perfection. Served with three sauces that...More

Thank Yorkriver
Reviewed 14 February 2017

we've been going here for over 20 years, and it's still a favorite in Ghent. Family friendly for our now teems.

Thank Greg A
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Tavern style setup with table and bar seating. Rather loud but still can talk without shouting. I had the turkey artichoke sandwich comes with one side. The turkey was moist and tender on sourdough toast. Forgot to say LIGHTLY toasted. Rough on the inside of...More

Thank ki0ki
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Stopped with my husband on a nasty Saturday (weather wise) for a quick lunch. Wonderful waitress and this time it was cold when I ordered the famed Crab soup along with they considered 1/2 a sandwich. Holy cow, if this was a half, what must...More

Thank Judy Z
Reviewed 27 September 2016

first time here. we had hamburgers which were good. sat on the patio which was nice, the inside looks like it could use some refurbishing.

Thank virginiahome64
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The best of both worlds. Cool location, full menu and great staff. Great outdoor seating for people watching!

Thank Paytee
Reviewed 28 April 2016

My boyfriend loves Kelly's Tavern for their sandwiches. I like it, perhaps not as much as he does, but the service can't be beat.

Thank Oldmoviefan
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

One of the friends in my group suggested this place for dinner after a movie at the Naro. She said they're famous for their burgers. So when I saw the monthly special on the board (burger with roasted red peppers and pepper jack cheese), it...More

Thank AlaskaOnMyMind
Reviewed 7 February 2016

My wife and I stopped in for dinner this evening. When we walked in, no one greeted us so we seated ourselves. Waitress found us in a couple minutes and was very polite. I ordered the burger of the month (special) - roasted red peppers...More

Thank SNPH
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1408 Colley Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1706
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-623-3216
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