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Things to do in Ghent, Norfolk

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Museum
“50 galleries with 30000+ objects, an interactive space for kids and families, and an incredible glass studio. Admission is free.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Museum
“One of the East coast's finest small museums. Give yourself plenty of time to see art of all periods, or just drop in for a changing exhibit and have a great lunch. Less than an hour away. Admission is free.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Café
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“Best breakfast ever! Same block, only 100 ft. So close, it's like a real 'Bed & Breakfast' experience.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Food
“This is a neat and really large venue. It's a brewery in a remodeled warehouse but they often host interesting events as well. There's a tasting room, a stage for live music, picnic tables, food trucks in the parking lot, and more. It's particularly nice in the warm weather. Check their website for the events schedule to see what they are up to during your visit. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Cinema
“Go see the Rocky Horror Picture show. Famous but warning wear old clothes. Fun and old movies are shown here. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Food
“COMING SOON (FALL 2017) TO 32ND STEET AND ARTIC! 3 blocks over, next to 7-11. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“(3.5 mi/ 14 minutes) Highly acclaimed and local. They serve til they run out of their famous sweet potato biscuits. My favorite is the Stevie. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Transportation
“The Tide Light Rail is a clean and reliable way to get to downtown Norfolk for baseball, concerts, plays, and shopping. We park at Newtown Road and take it to Monticello or MacArthur Center. We anxiously await its expansion so it will come to Virginia Beach, Pembroke Town Center, etc.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“A quaint, artsy area of Norfolk with tons of great food, drinks, and live music.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
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“My go to lunch spot in Norfolk VA! Generous portions of good food, great service and again, locally owned!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Winery
“A wine bar and restaurant that offers tours as well as 800 different wines from around the world including their very own wine for you to taste. Located in Norfolk AND it's new location at Chic's Beach on Shore Drive. mermaidwinery.com”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This is a restaurant with sit down eating and a bar inside and a patio outside. It serves Bolivian food and has delicious margaritas and chips and salsa. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
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“Norfolk's award-winning taproom with dozens of drafts on rotation and an impressive bottle menu. Casual and hip, this is one of our favorite places to drink in town, and definitely the best beer selection. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“(13 min. / 4.3 miles) This is in downtown Ghent. My son's favorite Pizza place. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Opera House
“Once a World War II USO theater, this historic venue was lavishly renovated in 1993. With 1,632 seats, the stunning Edythe C. and Stanley L. Harrison Opera House retains an intimate ambience, adorned with glittering chandeliers, sweeping staircases and bistro tables where you can sip champagne and drink in the glamour. Inside the theatre, you’ll find a three-story grand lobby with floor to ceiling windows, cantilevered balcony lobby and superior acoustics. Box seating on the mezzanine and balcony levels enhance the spectacular interior. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Just around the corner, this glass studio often provides demos. They draw artists from around the world, and it is in our back yard!”
  • 5 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Breakfast Spot
“(3.5 mi/ 14 minutes) Highly acclaimed and local. They serve til they run out of their famous sweet potato biscuits. My favorite is the Stevie. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Winery
“A wine bar and restaurant that offers tours as well as 800 different wines from around the world including their very own wine for you to taste. Located in Norfolk AND it's new location at Chic's Beach on Shore Drive. mermaidwinery.com”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
“My go to lunch spot in Norfolk VA! Generous portions of good food, great service and again, locally owned!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is a restaurant with sit down eating and a bar inside and a patio outside. It serves Bolivian food and has delicious margaritas and chips and salsa. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
“Norfolk's award-winning taproom with dozens of drafts on rotation and an impressive bottle menu. Casual and hip, this is one of our favorite places to drink in town, and definitely the best beer selection. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“(13 min. / 4.3 miles) This is in downtown Ghent. My son's favorite Pizza place. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Wine Bar
“Our favorite wine bar in all of Norfolk! They also have the best craft cocktails. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Wonderful local menu, locally owned and operated...The Green Onion is great for lunch or dinner and wonderful for brunch on the weekends...French press coffee, sangria, shrimp and grits, what more do you need for a great brunch!?”
  • 6 locals recommend

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