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Bodega

442 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23510-1929
+1 757-622-8527
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (10 reviews)
“tapas” (23 reviews)
“seared tuna” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
442 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23510-1929
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21 - 30 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

The portions are generous but not overwhelming. The food is AWESOME, tapas and paella are what we all got with salads. The mozzarella burrata was GREAT. So fresh. We also got some bottles of wine which make it even better ;-) I would highly recommend...More

Thank Andrea R
ronvabea, Owner at Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2016

Andrea, Thanks so much for your fabulous review. We will pass your comments on to our staff. We strive to do better everyday !! Thanks Again !!

Reviewed 13 February 2016

Tuesday 5 pm, plenty of seating, mostly full by 6. Upon entering we were pleased by the warmth of a friendly bistro with old brick walls, the right amount of Spanish decor and a uniquely stylish bar area. Our server was very kind and prompt....More

Thank John N
ronvabea, Owner at Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2016

John Thanks for your magnificent review . We agree our Sangria is the best . We strive to do better everyday !!! Thanks Again !!

Reviewed 29 January 2016

Despite a very busy night Bodega delivered a daily special of scallops and risotto. Our table also shared an artichoke and cheese small plate. Scallops were perfectly cooked and the risotto very creamy. Love the small plates!

1  Thank ConstantTraveler28
ronvabea, Owner at Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2016

Traveler, Thanks for your great revire. We strive to do better everyday !! I also like the small plates. Don't forget every Wednesday 1 pound large steamed shrimp 10.99

Reviewed 16 January 2016

My family was going to a hockey game at the Scope so we wanted to have dinner first. We selected The Bodega due to their menu. We were able to get a table for 5 with no problem except.... We each ordered 2 drinks and...More

1  Thank Julie W
ronvabea, Owner at Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Julie, Thanks for your wonderful review. Sorry about the tables but they are actually meant for four. Bodega is my favorite restaurant . Come in and try our new our Mediterranean Platter, it is fantastic. We Strive to do better everyday !!!

Reviewed 22 December 2015

A friendly welcome and informative conversation about the wine of the month, which was delicious. We had a selection of small plates which were wholesome and tasty. A good balance of fish, meat and vegetables. Service was timed perfectly for us to attend the show...More

1  Thank Buttons168
ronvabea, Owner at Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2015

Thanks for your wonderful review ,we are glad you enjoyed everything. I will definitely share your comments with our entire staff. We strive to do better everyday !!!!

Reviewed 10 December 2015

We were celebrating a birthday and had a party of 7, though a couple of us were arriving at a different time. Important note: you have to call for reservations otherwise you may not get in at the time you want. It is a small...More

Thank LMK101
ronvabea, Owner at Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2015

Thanks so much for you fantastic review . I will pass your comments to our entire staff. We strive to do better everyday !! Thanks Again !!

Reviewed 23 November 2015

This place is a nice little place downtown in Norfolk, VA. I really enjoyed the atmosphere. Unfortunately it lacks where it matters most; service and food. The server was handsome and police, but didn't keep up well with our table the entire evening. Drink glasses...More

Thank Chrismarino
ronvabea, Owner at Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2015

I apologize for your experience. We sell a lot of steaks and don't generally have any complaints .In any case we definitely were not on our game the particular night you were there. Tapas comes out when the kitchen gets it ready , not in...More

Reviewed 9 November 2015

The food is divine Delicious nice and clean. Try there Crab soup, the lemon chicken, Garlic shrimp. The menu has a great selection.

Thank Wanda G
ronvabea, Owner at Bodega, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2015

Wanda, Thanks so much for your fabulous review. We also think our she crab soup is the best. We strive to get better everyday !!!

Reviewed 9 September 2015

Only two people, but they mixed up the order. Sausage in both tapas and an entree were overcooked and hard. Crab cakes just over the line from browned to burned. Perhaps the chefs understudy was on that night. Not worth the money. There was a...More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 20 August 2015

This is one of my favorite tapas restaurants. The atmosphere is cozy. The service is great. Wait staff makes good recommendations. The food is delicious and the drinks are generous. I have a small appetite so one small plate is the perfect amount of food...More

Thank Journeying_Woman50
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 442 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23510-1929
    (E. Charlotte St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-622-8527
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