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Green Onion

1603 Colley Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1609
+1 757-963-1200
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (25 reviews)
“lobster roll” (13 reviews)
“mussels” (24 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1603 Colley Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1609
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Went for lunch; a little pricey but very good food and wine. Service was good. Menu a little limited but varied.

Thank deh99
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Warm and sunny just yelled brunch and since moving here we have thought about, but never tried the Green Onion. No room for us outside but inside this eclectic place is fine. A bit on the rustic side but they were very busy and still...More

Thank Judy Z
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

After hearing good things about the Green Onion me and my family of four were very underwhelmed. Great location, but meals were nothing special. I would not return on a Sunday warm winter day. Staff could not handle a steady lunch crowd. Took 45 minutes...More

Thank kcrum1
Reviewed 3 February 2017

It is rare to find fine dining in Ghent, but the Green Onion offers that. Their menus is small, but their food is consistently good. If you come in with a larger group, sometimes the wait staff isn't willing to reconfigure the tables, but I...More

Thank itshallbedone
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The patron has a choice of tables inside, a bar, sofas, or outside. It's a good place for lunch of just a coffee or glass of wine.

Thank James S
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great location with one of the best outdoor service. The food always has flair and surprises with spice combinations. All service is outstanding. It's relatively small and intimate. There is always the ability to talk to your party. Parking is doable but...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 12 October 2016

touches of Frenchness is really nice, and their lobster rolls can be great. Mussels are good and portions enormous for sharing

Thank rustyroohoo
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I don't remember the name of the appetizer, but it had goat cheese, fresh tomatoes, basil, and a balsamic glaze. F A N T A S T I C ! All four of us got a different sandwich - the Cuban was the favorite of...More

Thank ChippewaJohnson
Reviewed 22 August 2016

There are always great "foodie" options at this Colley Avenue staple. The wine list is also full of hidden gems. Go early for company and ambience, though, as for some reason this does not seem to be a late evening place, even though it's open...More

Thank ebbtide2016
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We have many favorite restaurants but this one is not at the top of out list. If another couple wants to go there we have no problem as the meals are generally good and the service excellent. there is a good variety on the menu...More

Thank ootsman
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Tammy C
11 March 2017|
Response from deh99 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure; why not call and ask them? They are very customer friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1603 Colley Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-1609
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-963-1200
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