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1919 Monticello Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-2338
+1 757-627-4163
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“waffle cone” (97 reviews)
“ice cream” (139 reviews)
“scones” (89 reviews)
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American, Fast food
1919 Monticello Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-2338
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Terrible Experience. Placed a small order via drive-in and waited 40 minutes with no service. Finally flagged down a server and asked how much longer. She came back and said another 15 minutes. At 3pm on a Saturday how can it take ONE HOUR for...More

Thank Sue Ellen C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can eat inside at a booth, table, or the counter. You can stay in your car and they'll serve you, just like it's 1963. Definitely a period place, time travel experience. Food is typical diner fare but the uniqueness is to go inside and...More

Thank whatkey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty cool place with tasty ice cream desserts! Server was friendly as well! Apparently waffle cones were invented here!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Doumar's is a 1950's drive in that has stayed open until today. I am partial to the bacon cheeseburgers, hot dogs, (cut and served on hamburger buns) and BBQ. They have a true soda fountain, so the shakes and sodas are awesome. Get a limeade...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 14 March 2018

I was in town visiting the kids at school and took a group of 8 here for dinner. I had the cheeseburgers which are delivered quickly covered in a plastic wrap with a toothpick. I guess they have been serving them this way for years....More

Thank DMSMD64
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

So we have been here twice a year for 26 years and my partner has been coming here since he was 5 with his grandpa he is 52 and still gets the same A barbecue with coleslaw. And a vanilla cone. It is great to...More

Thank maverickfile
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

It had been years since coming here, 20+. Great little spot for a good sloppy burger in a nostalgic place.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Doumars had been a norfolk star for more years then I can remember and I have lived here 45 years. Great shakes, barbecue and for you Yankees Taylor had.

Thank Ann G G
Reviewed 5 February 2018

My first time - right on time! So this place has it been in existence forever but I finally stopped by a few weeks ago. And the only reason that I stopped by is because I received a recommendation to try this place out and...More

Thank cherrypie757
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Doumar’s is a throwback in time. Probably hasn’t changed a bit since the last time you were there in the fifties!!! Counter seats, cheap booths, rocky tables and SOLID FOOD. Nothing fancy and that’s an understatement! Banana splits, milk shakes, BBQ. If you don’t want...More

Thank nessor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1919 Monticello Ave, Norfolk, VA 23517-2338
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-627-4163
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