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Woody Mcgee's Barstro

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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4356 Holland Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23452-1199
+1 757-222-6775
11:00 - 02:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 02:00
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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83 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was craving a hamburger and this place came up in an article of best burgers in Virginia Beach. I decided on The Sacramento - a true cheeseburger! Basically a burger, covered in cheese, sitting on a plate of melted cheese. I had French fries as my side. All of the food was delicious! The burger was flavorful and the... More 

Thank jantalking
Norfolk, Virginia
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864 reviews
618 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We came and had a couple of the specials. Porky's Revenge was over the top.This burger had so many incredible flavors and was so juicy. Everyone else had the Wahoo special and loved it. Friendly staff reasonable prices.

Thank boxshop
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I went to the Bistro side of this establishment, one my father goes to frequently while visiting Labor Day. All those awards for She-crab soup....had to try for myself. Just the right kick to the unusual preparation of this East Coast favourite. I thought the sound system was excellent then it dawned on me, we were hearing a live singer... More 

Thank KGGardner
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Wanting a good crab cake for lunch. I went to Woody's. Lump crab meat, didn't notice fillers with home made tartar sauce on a brioche bun with lettuce tomato onion. After eating half; I decided I only want the crab cake with the tartar sauce. The french fries were delicious with tartar sauce or ketchup! Another satisfying meal!

Thank Ruby W
Norfolk, Virginia
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864 reviews
618 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We went to Woody's tonight with friends. They had incredible specials if you go early. We all loved our entrees. The service was excellent. My chicken picata was amazing and the portion was huge. Go and support a local small business.

Thank boxshop
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43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Used to come more often when we lived closer, always a great place. They usually have local beers on tap at a decent price. I am ordering the burger of the day which features spinach, sundried tomatos, and goat cheese! A great burger can be flavored just like that, no condiments necessary. The soup of the day on their board... More 

Thank Rachael M
Norfolk, Virginia
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186 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

They have a special burger everyday plus a selection of various burgers everyday. Good lunch menu that includes salads and sandwiches. There dinners include at least one or two specials plus a wide selection of uniquely prepared dishes. Good service. Worth a visit. I go there fairly regularly. Never disappointed. Love their specials.

Thank JoeF41
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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430 reviews
370 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I can understand why the reviews for Woody's is mixed. I went there for a cup of their soup of the day, jambalaya (thin and not very flavorful), and a cheese steak. I ordered the sandwich with extra steak (for a $4.99 additional fee), which delivered a sandwich of the substance level I would have expected with a "standard" sandwich.... More 

Thank tfig218
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 June 2016

I came here on a whim with friends in search of a place for brunch. It was fantastic. The bloody mary bar was delicious. I see a lot of reviews that said it was "ok", and maybe they have kicked it up a notch since then but I just don't see it. I liked it so much we came back... More 

Thank Jamie R
VA Beach
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51 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Whet twice, second time with friend that love this place. First visit was really bad service and over cooked hamburger. Second time poor service, but the food was good. The beer selection is lacking. Good menu, but just have to execute it. Good luck I see this place fading away... Maybe see it on bar rescue.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4356 Holland Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23452-1199
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-222-6775
The world's first and only Barstro, a great Bar next to a great Bistro. Only the best ingredients are used to create unique twists to traditional favorites as well as traditional offerings. We guarantee a great dining and entertainment experience.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?