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Second Street Bistro

140 Second St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4524
+1 757-220-2286
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bison meatloaf” (128 reviews)
“thai shrimp” (87 reviews)
“bistro steak” (67 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00 Hours
Italian, American, Bar, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
140 Second St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4524
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Reviewed yesterday

I’m a local and dine at Second Street often because they have amazing food and service. I recommended the restaurant to my niece who lives in Pennsylvania and was planning a birthday gathering in Williamsburg. I attended the party and was immediately impressed by the...More

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 2 days ago

High-end feel but reasonable prices, excellent service, solid Italian menu. Gimme more bread, please!

Thank aztxca1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had wonderful lunch. Grilled romaine was different and i had to try it. Very tasty, but would not reorder. Just wanted to try it. Soup was outstanding. Everyone at the table enjoyed their lunch. Only thing lacking was great service. Our waitress i would have...More

Thank rcztn1
Reviewed 5 days ago

I'm glad this place was recommended to us. We had a very good experience dining at Second Street Bistro. Our server, Missy, was pleasant and did a great job. The restaurant and restroom were clean and presentable. We were seated in a short time and...More

Thank tonyl552
Reviewed 6 days ago

Be prepared to wait for a table at this popular restaurant. We wanted to go somewhere different for our anniversary and this was a good choice. Very enjoyable.

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Recommended by the hotel. Very nice ambience, was expecting a “casual” slightly upscale restaurant. Was shocked at the prices. Ended up we ordered the spaghetti and meatballs, and lasagna. No salad with either entree. For the price a salad should be included. Oh well. Bread...More

Thank Debra W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was very good. Service was very good. Meals were excellent. Dessert was excellent a. Wish they had a location in Nashville!

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was excellent from John and the food was just as good. Thai shrimp were slightly hot and wonderfully flavorful. Salads were fresh and crisp with a great selection of fresh veggies added in for a nice crunch. They don't take reservations so be...More

Thank Sherpa106679
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for a quick dinner. The food was delicious and very fresh. Alex, our server made great recommendations. The grilled romaine salad was perfection. My husband enjoyed his grilled Salmon.

Thank LakeMom62
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed overnight in Williamsburg as an anniversary celebration so we wanted to get dinner at a nice restaurant. After reading reviews, we chose Second Street Bistro and I'm so glad we did! At first, I was skeptical because we called ahead...More

Thank Elizabeth H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 Second St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4524
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-220-2286
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Second Street is a Casual Upscale Restaurant marked by a menu full of unique and delicious culinary twists, stunning decor throughout, a comfortable atmosphere, and a fresh upscale vibe unmatched in Williamsburg." Our large menu features local seafood, chicken and steak entrees, handmade burgers, unique Italian dishes, overstuffed sandwiches, kid friendly foods, munchies, fresh soups and salads, extensive wine list, and a relaxed separate bar area for socializing.
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