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The Bakehouse at Chelsea

1233 W Olney Rd, Norfolk, VA 23507-1314
+1 757-644-6939
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (20 reviews)
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Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1233 W Olney Rd, Norfolk, VA 23507-1314
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved it. I could end this review here with just that statement. We had a couple Danish and ordered a large margherita pizza. They delivered it next door. These were hummingly good. Just look below that was ours.

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Locals told us to check out upon our return to Norfolk 25 years after having moved away. West Ghent is now called Chelsea and is full of breweries and other little businesses, among them this bakery, which opens early for bread and pastries and coffee...More

Thank Fred193
Reviewed 16 June 2018

We've carried out breakfast and dinner from here. Everything is excellent. Truly one of the better bakeries/pizzerias I've visited and not just in Norfolk. Everything is made from scratch and baked in a wood fired oven (all of which you see when you walk up...More

Thank stempster
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

I used to love coming in before work to grab a freshly baked pastry. But that was when I came through at 8:30. Now that I work earlier, I was so excited to see they opened at 6 am. I have come three times at...More

Thank knnflash
Reviewed 30 March 2018

I love this little gem. It's not sassy or showy but what they do well (pizza and croissant) they do very well. Limited off the beaten path cooler drink options and excellent coffee. The pizza is unique but not pretentious. Crust is everything it should...More

Thank GromitVA
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We stopped here on Aug. 20, 2018 for lunch. We had margherita and regular pizzas. All pizzas and breads are baked in large wood-burning ovens. Everything was delicious. There is the slight but normal charring from hot temps in these type of ovens but flavors...More

Thank NancyWilt
Reviewed 3 February 2018

We get our take out pizza here on a regular basis. The crust is fresh and crunchy from the stone fired oven. The staff is friendly and the food made from fresh ingredients every day.

Thank Jerry K
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

I pre-ordered gingerbread cookies and an apple pie on Wednesday for a Sunday pick up. I get a call on Sunday confirming that my order was ready. I get to the Bakehouse on Sunday and it’s only the cookies. I asked where the pie was...More

Thank LeeS4
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Pretty tasty - but not a favorite to add to my list of best pizza in VA! I so love wood fire pizza! As a result, I was super excited to try this place. It smells divine once you pull on the front door to...More

Thank cherrypie757
Reviewed 18 November 2017

I enjoy a good pizza, and when I saw their smoked Gouda pizza, had to try it, wow, that is all I can say. Friendly service, they deliver next door to "The Birch" where you can get a fantastic brew while waiting. (No beer served...More

Thank John R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1233 W Olney Rd, Norfolk, VA 23507-1314
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-644-6939
Wood fired organic pizza, bread, pastries and sandwiches. Open 7 days a week. Special orders available.
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