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Venture Kitchen and Bar

9 E Queens Way, Hampton, VA 23669-3587
+1 757-325-8868
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“tots” (20 reviews)
“tapas” (27 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 E Queens Way, Hampton, VA 23669-3587
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was excellent... fresh, light, plenty of it, and unique. The wait staff was friendly and didn't hover over but was right there when needed and so very helpful. Great experience

Thank cindyhiggins1
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Ok, it was a Friday night and they were busy but the management of the kitchen and order process was out of whack. Food was sitting under the Warner and waiting to be taken to tables although the wait staff was available and standing around...More

Thank ltw52
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This place has an eclectic menu and you have to come back several times to try other foods available. I love the margarita pizza and loved the tatter tots. You need to try the tots at least once! Have had lunch and dinner here.

Thank Glory G
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Hip and happening restaurant. Had such a nice pizza and salad lunch that after looking at other options we decided to return for dinner while spending the day in downtown Hampton. Great service, kitchen is visible and they work hard. Large range of drinks available....More

Thank KimP3784
Reviewed August 7, 2018

More of a barroom than a restaurant but the friendly staff is why I gave it a two instead of a one. Not sure that I would go back but no regrets about my visit.

Thank Oranutan1
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

They are well known for their creative pizzas and fun drinks. The tables are small so you’ll want to limit your group size. I’ve always had good service here. It’s one of the better choices for downtown Hampton dining. It’s a neat historic building. The...More

Thank HamptonHog
Reviewed June 27, 2018

In the lovely area of Downtown Hampton, Venture Kitchen & Bar is a small restaurant near many business offices. We were in the area, conducting business with a local company. Our business partners and we visited Venture Kitchen & Bar for lunch. When entering the...More

Thank ASavvy1
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Great brunch. Every Sunday there is a different menu. The chef does great hash browns. Not the kind your thinking. They are large square ones. The grits are big fat ones! I wish I could buy them for every day. Each night if the week...More

Thank Vicki L
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Last time we went was Sunday AM. Everything was very good, the corned beef hash is real corned beef, the potato cubes are killer, and the eggs were great. My wife loved her eggs benedict "fried chicken". May not be good for you but it...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the atmosphere and the food. Wait staff was attentive. Really good sandwich choices. We also liked the drink selection.

Thank Michael M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 E Queens Way, Hampton, VA 23669-3587
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Hampton
  • Phone Number: +1 757-325-8868
Winner of Coastal Virginia Magazine's Readers' Choice Awards for Best Restaurant Overall on the Peninsula 2014 ("Bronze", behind Fat Canary and Le Yaca... We're in great company!). We also took Bronze for Best New Restaurant and Silver for Best Signature Drink. Serving an eclectic menu of pizza and tapas along with some great salads, sandwiches and entrees. And don't forget the cocktails! We have several special creations from the chefs daily. Open at 11am daily and 10am for Sunday Brunch. Happy Hour - Weekdays 4pm - 7pm Drink Specials - Weekdays 4pm - 6pm and Sundays 10am - 6pm
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