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Swan Terrace Restaurant

€€ - €€€Italian, American,
5641 Indian River Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-5247
+1 757-366-5777
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (48 reviews)
“bread pudding” (13 reviews)
“salad” (31 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
5641 Indian River Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-5247
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1 - 10 of 357 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was invited to meet a friend for breakfast today. What a wonderful place to eat. We were greeted promptly at the door by a friendly hostess who offered us choice of seating. We chose a table off to the side so that we could...More

1  Thank Paul M
Melissa G, Manager at Swan Terrace Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Paul M, We are so glad that you finally discovered us! Thank you for your kind words regarding our staff and food. We do hope that you will join us in the future for Sunday brunch or try us for dinner. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017

We had breakfast at the Swan Terrace following each night at the Founder's Inn. It was amazing! So many choices & kid friendly too. Each day was better than the next. From the fresh fruit, custom-made omelets, eggs, pancakes, waffles, a variety of meats -...More

Thank Rachel H
Melissa G, Manager at Swan Terrace Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Rachel H, We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and started each day in our Swan Terrace. We hope that you will all join us again the next time you are in the Virginia Beach area. Take care, Melissa Georges Director of...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017

Food was hot, delicious, and bountiful. Seating was comfortable and my little dog was welcomed. He was spoiled.

Thank christineeve
Melissa G, Manager at Swan Terrace Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

christineeve, We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us and so thrilled that your dog could enjoy the experience too! We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing

Reviewed 12 August 2017

I spend 6 days at The Founders Inn and all 6 days I had the pleasure of eating both breakfast and lunch in The Swan Terrace Restaurant. The food was excellent and more than I could eat but what makes this restaurant such a great...More

Thank nm1815
Melissa G, Manager at Swan Terrace Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

nm1815, Thank you for being our guest and we enjoyed having you stay with us for a week. We are so glad to hear that Emily N. could be a familiar face for you to see everyday. We greatly appreciate that you time to share...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This is a fabulous upscale gem of a restaurant in the Hampton roads area. The waitress Emily N. Is the sweetest, most kind hearted woman who will make you feel at home. Thanks for a wonderful experience!!

Thank Cad297
Melissa G, Manager at Swan Terrace Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Cad297. Thank you for being our guest and your kind words about Emily. We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us and we welcome the opportunity to host you again. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing

Reviewed 3 August 2017

The buffet was small, but plentiful in its offerings. We stayed 3 days and ate breakfast each day. The omelette station was superb. Tony, our waiter, assisted us each day and was a very happy to do so. He put up with our shenanigans with...More

Thank Billie8
Melissa G, Manager at Swan Terrace Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Billie8, Thank you for being our guest and we are so glad to hear that Tony took such good care of you! We hope that you will join us again soon. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Next to the Swan Terrace Restaurant is the Hunt room. The service overthere by Analysa was just perfect. Friendly, correct, good conversation and always with a smile. Thank you very much!More

Thank ericontour01
Melissa G, Manager at Swan Terrace Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

ericontour01, Thank your for the kind words regarding the service provided by Analysa. We are thrilled that she took such good care of you and you enjoyed your time with us. We hope you will join us again in the near future. Sincerely, Melissa Georges...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

The staff was helpful once we arrived, but there was no mention that the evening was BBQ buffet night. One soup, salad fixings, about six entrées, and several dessert choices, nothing was particularly a standout in terms of flavor or quality. It would serve itself...More

Thank L F
Melissa G, Owner at Swan Terrace Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

L F, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us and we do apologize that you were not informed it was BBQ on the Terrace night in our Swan Terrace Grill. Our restaurant is fine dining on the weekends, but we...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

If you're in the area make sure you visit this restaurant. The hotel is beautiful and the staff is very friendly. You won't regret it. The menu is perfect size and it's not overly expensive.

Thank Reagan B
Melissa G, Manager at Swan Terrace Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Reagan B, Thank you for recommending that people visit our Swan Terrace Restaurant. We are so glad that you did and we hope we will have the opportunity to serve you again. Sincerely, Melissa Georges Director of Sales and Marketing

Reviewed 18 July 2017

Food here for breakfast was just OK. It was a breakfast buffet but you could also order off the menu. The buffet needed some variety as they had the same thing every day. Staff was great though.More

Thank scotth1959
Melissa G, Manager at Swan Terrace Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

scotth1959, I am going to speak with our Executive Chef to ensure that there is more variety and some of the menu items change each day. A lot of our guests are here with us for multiple days and it would be good for them...More

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Frank S
19 August 2016|
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Response from Douglas B | Reviewed this property |
Simi-formal in the evening Business casual during day
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gdy2shws
12 May 2016|
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Response from Melissa G | Property representative |
I checked our reservation system and we have you scheduled for Sunday Brunch on May 22 at 1:15. This is a full brunch menu (breakfast items and lunch items) and not an afternoon tea. Thank you very much.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5641 Indian River Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23464-5247
    (Centerville Turnpike)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-366-5777
Description
'Fresh, local cuisine with a touch of Southern elegance.' The award-winning Swan Terrace Restaurant takes guests on a sensory journey inspired by both regional and authentic Colonial dishes. The menu features locally grown fruits, vegetables and the freshest seafood as well as prime beef, lamb and pork prepared to perfection. Dine by the fireplace or alfresco on the lakeside terrace.
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