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Romano’s Macaroni Grill

4574 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462   Tel 757 518 9901

Cuisine: Italian

This is just another Italian chain restaurant, much like the Olive Garden, except they use macaroni noodle. My dish wasn’t really that bad!

Azar’s

2000 Colley Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23517   Tel 757 664 7955

Cuisine: Greek | Mediterranean

Not bad, not bad. I thought this was gonna be just some vegetarian food. I had a smoked turkey wrap which was really good. Mediterranean fast food! I liked it! I’ve been there twice! If you want fast food that may be healthier choice, this is the place to go to! Good desserts as well!

Bella Monte

1201 Laskin Road, Suite #100 Virginia Beach, VA 23451   Tel 757 425 6290

Cuisine: Italian

Italian food and pasta, great for lunch. Cook shop and Deli counter attached. Also a Piano Player for that extra bit of atmosphere.

Bravo

Town Center, 193 Central Park Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23462   Tel 757 416 6000

Cuisine: Italian | Casual

Italian and mid priced, family friendly. Casual in a nice environment.

Press 626 Cafe and Wine Bar

626 West Olney Road, Norfolk, VA 23507   Tel 757 282 6234

Cuisine: Contemporary European | Smart casual

European style food. Locally sourced and good provenance ingredients. Beautifully presented and the service is very good. They do a half off for women on a Monday night- it gets packed so remember to book.  Usually an excellent choice of vegetarian dishes- especially on “meatless mondays”. Wine bar atmosphere. Mid priced.

Can Can Brasserie

3120 W. Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23221   Tel 804 358 7274

Cuisine: French | Bistro

Fabulous French Restaurant with genuinely gorgeous French bread. Reasonably priced.