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Circa 1918 Kitchen & Bar

10367 Warwick Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-3702
+1 757-599-1918
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb burger” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (16 reviews)
“cheese board” (5 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
10367 Warwick Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-3702
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First date with the wife 9 months after our baby was born. Hoped for a good experience and had a great night. A great lively atmosphere with folks enjoying themselves but not too loudly. The drinks, apps, and entrees were fresh and very flavorful. We...More

Thank VAIsForLovers1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food is great but you can't hear the person across the table from you. The lamb burgers are excellent. I'm glad we have this tasty option in Newport News since most of the eat places are horrible chains.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Circa 1918 always has good food, ALWAYS. I would highly recommend it for a special occasion or an every day spot. The only downside is it is pricier and you really need a reservation on a weekend. The staff is small and they multi-task and...More

1  Thank maui_mountains_117
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I wanted to like this restaurant as I like the inventive menu. However, the food just isn't that great. I dined here twice, and each time the entrees were so-so. Very expensive for the average food.

Thank goodfoodie54
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The food was lovely... excellent! The service was attentive and not intrusive. The atmosphere was LOUD, and we were seated at the "Chef's Table" even though we had booked on Open Table. We felt as if we were eating in the kitchen. Will we return?...More

Thank Brenda J
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We visited with another couple from out of town and had an outstanding experience. The food is fresh and local. The drinks are excellent and craft cocktails are the norm

Thank WilliamA56
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

My mouth exploded with all the amazing flavors. I had the pork, my son had the duck and my husband and other son had the ribeye. All three plates were phenomenal. Cheese board was fantastic. Our waiter was great. He took care of everything! The...More

Thank Aline J
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner on the way to The Ferguson Center for a show. The menu was a real eye opener. From the Camel rib eye to the Red Snapper ... from the Borscht soup with short ribs to the Gelato for dessert, every item...More

Thank hll333
Chad M, Owner at Circa 1918 Kitchen & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Thank you so much for your compliments. We try really hard and we're glad it shows. Until next time.

Reviewed 25 May 2017

We were celebrating an anniversary and decided to go to Circa 1918. We found out that three other couples were also celebrating their anniversary! The chef uses fresh ingredients and builds specials that are absolutely delicious. We had black bass made three ways. Phenomenal. The...More

Thank LMK101
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This tiny restaurant in Hilton Village offers gourmet quality fare in a town rife with chain restaurants. Because of it's size, be sure to make reservations a day or two in advance since this small space fills up fast! Because of its size, when the...More

Thank darjmartin80
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Brenda J
9 September 2016|
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Response from LMK101 | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is very small with excellent service. The dishes are unique and carefully prepared. Chad Martin is the executive chef and owner.
Teri M
28 April 2016|
Response from Rsnic | Reviewed this property |
They have a dinner menu as well as appetizers so if you want to go with a "small plate meal" you can
Harold S
11 March 2015|
Response from MaryannDA | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Circa 1918 does incorporate organic food into their dishes as much as possible. You will be delighted with the quality and presentation!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10367 Warwick Blvd, Newport News, VA 23601-3702
    (Post street)
  • Public Transportation: Bus lets off a few hundred feet from the restaurant
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-599-1918
Circa 1918 Kitchen & Bar, serving the best in Creative American cuisine in Hampton Roads.
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