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TASTE at City Center

702 Mariners Row, #104, Newport News, VA 23606-4449
+1 757-596-8651
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good48%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (21 reviews)
“sandwiches” (17 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Delicatessen
$$ - $$$
702 Mariners Row, #104, Newport News, VA 23606-4449
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The interior is well decorated and staff was friendly. The sandwiches and sodas were delicious! Definitely good quality for the money!

Thank JL W
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Went here for lunch recently and the renovation is beautiful. The Oreo brownie is 3 layers of brownie awesomeness-- the best brownie I've ever had. Ive visited Taste before and enjoyed other sandwiches, but the brisket barbecue I chose on this last visit was a...More

Thank MaineCampers
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This was prior to their renovations but the food was so delicious. I had a roast beef sandwich with Havarti cheese that literally melted in my mouth. The bead, the meat , the sauce was all perfect. We sat outside albeit a little chilling the...More

Thank George19
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Taste is reliably good for lunch. Their fresh bread is the right combination of soft and crusty, and the sandwiches are delicious. My favorite is the Hilltop, a simple turkey and provolone with yummy special sauce on crusty bread. It's plain good! Their soups and...More

Thank SuzanneSays
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Fast, clean, pleasant atmosphere! Such a cute lunch place for a sweet date. Reasonable prices for really fresh ingredients. Today was my first time and I'll definitely go back. ** I "created" my own sandwich which didn't come out with everything I ordered.. was missing...More

Thank Ashley R
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We stopped here for lunch after "Taste" came up on our eat gluten free app. What a wonderful find it was. With a dedicated gluten free prep area and multiple gluten free option for sandwiches, salads, sides, etc. I was delighted to find so many...More

1  Thank KLE2013
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Our firm frequently orders lunch from Taste....the salads are extra delicious and always fresh. The sandwiches are wonderful and the bread is baked fresh. This is a must to visit at lunchtime.

Thank 589jen
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We stopped off here after our tennis tournament. Needed some food before hitting the road. It's a sandwich shop and sells marmalades and other food items. I had a curried chicken salad lunch and my daughter a ham sandwich lunch box with a drink an...More

Thank Just_a_normal_mom
Reviewed 15 July 2016

I need to eat quickly while that area to make it back to my traineeship time. I try to eat clean and organic and they fit that requirement. Staff is courteous and the sandwich selections are great. Wonderful soups too.

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I started using TASTE to cater my company lunches, and am very impressed with their service. Being naturally nervous, they eased my anxiety after my first order by arriving on time (10 minutes early even!) and getting my order correct. They are rather expensive, but...More

Thank Erin S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 Mariners Row, #104, Newport News, VA 23606-4449 (Formerly Taste Unlimited)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-596-8651
For 40 years, TASTE has been the locals' favorite for lunch all day, featuring sandwiches with our famous house dressing. Pre-order boxed lunches or catering platters for your group events. We offer gourmet provisions, wine, craft beers, and Virginia peanuts. Taste the good life!
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