Virginia Beach Restaurant Guide to Food & Live Entertainment

Every season, vistitors to Hampton Roads can experience the taste of a Virginia Beach restaurant. Located in the southeast, Virginia Beach is a great destination for tourists to enjoy beach vacations and historical sights in nearby cities. From traditional southern cooking to the area's best seafood, finding a Virginia Beach restaurant can be done with ease. There are several establishments that offer a full menu and also provide entertainment featuring local and national acts. Many restaurants are located right on the Virginia Beach Strip, nearby the ocean, or further inland.

Hot Tuna Restaurant Bar & Grill
2817 Shore Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
(757) 481-2888

Located just miles from your Virginia Beach bed and breakfast, BBOnline recommends Hot Tuna Restaurant Bar and Grill for enjoying great food and live entertainment. Known for having award-winning mojitos and voted one of Virginia Beach's best restaurants, Hot Tuna is a unique dining experience for patrons. The menu includes a selection of hand-cut steaks, local catch and grilled chicken. The restaurant showcases the best in entertainment each Wednesday, Friday and Saturday evening. Guests can visit Hot Tuna to check out local band Snackbar Jones, a favorite among beach dwellers. Top 40 DJs are also on hand spinning all your favorite tunes to dance the night away. Hot Tuna is open at 4 PM daily. Wednesday through Saturday, the venue is open until 2 AM and closes at 11 PM Sunday through Tuesday.

Virginia Beach Funny Bone
217 Central Park Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
(757) 213-5555 

If you are looking for some really great laughs before returning to your Virginia inn, the Virginia Beach Funny Bone is certain to create an unforgettable evening. The restaurant and comedy club is located conveniently in the Virginia Beach Town Center and is the locals' choice for live comedy shows and special events. Visitors can check out both national and local comedians while dining on a selection of Mahi-Mahi, steak, chicken and pasta. Guests may also choose from a wide selection of appetizers including sliders, nachos and quesadillas. Guests must be 21 years of age or older to enter the Virginia Beach Funny Bone. The venue is open Sunday to Tuesday 7 PM to 9:30 PM, Wednesday from 8 PM to 10:15 PM, Thursday and Friday from 8 PM 10:30 PM, and Saturday from 2 PM to 10:30 PM.

Waterman's Beachwood Grill
5th Street & Atlantic Avenue
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
(757) 428-3644

Waterman's Beachwood Grill is a Virginia Beach restaurant offering live entertainment and seafood along the boardwalk. The restaurant offers three menus including brunch, lunch and dinner. Entrees include a selection of local catch, Chesapeake lump crab cakes, flounder, shrimp and salmon. Guests can also order from a variety of steak options as well. If you feel like watching the ocean while dining, Waterman's has an outdoor patio area and a boardwalk bar. The restaurant is just a short stroll from your Virginia Beach bed and breakfast but if you prefer to drive, valet parking at the establishment is free. BBOnline recommends checking out Waterman's every Friday evening after 9:30 PM to watch live bands perform their latest hits. Before leaving Waterman's, patrons can also stop into the Beach Nut Gift Shop to find special treasures and souvenirs such as T-shirts, handmade jewelry, and nautical-themed items. The restaurant is open Monday to Saturday from 11 AM to 11 PM and Sunday 2 PM to 11 PM.