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First time pier fishing with the kids

I have a 9 and 11 year old and was trying to find some fun things to do before back to school. My... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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It's a must go!

I enjoyed their she crab soup it has a different twist to it so be prepared. My boyfriend and I had... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
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414 W Ocean View Ave, Norfolk, VA 23503-1414
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Hands down my favorite place in Norfolk. I know this is supposed to be a fishing pier, and I suppose you can fish there, but I go to watch people fish which is way better than actually fishing. Plus, you can have some pretty awesome...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank katiem0m
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Went to eat here twice while visiting 'oceanview' beach. The food/cocktails/dessert were decent and due to limited options in the area, it got the job done. It's not nasty food but ok to slightly good. The First night I had salad and steamed shrimp while...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

great place to fish, reasonable fee to fish, bait and other items are priced fair. We caught some spot, croaker, etc.... good crabbing as well!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Doug_T351
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

I have a 9 and 11 year old and was trying to find some fun things to do before back to school. My 11 year old suggested fishing. My husband is a firefighter and works in Norfolk and suggested this place. It cost $10 for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kimmarkham1
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Was looking for good food but after 7 1/2 hours in car didn’t want to drive anymore so went to the pier which was across from the hotel..... What a great choice!! We sat up on the top overlooking the fishing pier and the ocean.......More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bill M
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed their she crab soup it has a different twist to it so be prepared. My boyfriend and I had a lovely walk wayyy down to the end of the pier.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank debbiemngirl18
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This pier was walking distance from our house at the beach. Costs a dollar but worth it. Seems like everyone was catching fish

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 767dwaynes
Reviewed July 16, 2018

In ways maybe one of the better piers I have been on. Definatly the longest. I like to visit piers when Im alson the coast. They seemed to be catching a good number of small fish. One man told me they were spots among other...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank EPMusic
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyable evening. Caught croaker, spot and blue crabs. Heard cheering further out, something large pulled up. Fun time! helpful, friendly staff. Nice pier. Will return.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank khawkins567
Reviewed July 5, 2018

If people ask me about this place I will say go. Not just for the pier though. go for the surrounding beach. the waves are so small and perfect for those of us with small children, and it's a bit more shallow. You can get...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Brittany P
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July 10, 2018|
Response from Brittany P | Reviewed this property |
I did see quite a few dogs while I was there and I believe one was there round 2-3 in the afternoon they even have a doggie waste receptacle located near the entrance to the beach.
Michelle J
June 2, 2017|
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Response from jdad1978 | Reviewed this property |
I would not stay at any of the motels across from pier. Area is very shaddy.
LaShun C
May 17, 2017|
Response from elizabeth m | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know. Call the pier's restaurant.