Lunch is necessary to replenish the body's nutrients after long mornings spent spelunking or out–Jet Skiing your parole officer again. With today's Groupon, $7 gets you $15 worth of fresh lunch fare at Bite Restaurant & Catering. The Norfolk eatery, which serves up creative American cuisine Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., was crowned creator of the area's best chicken salad by Virginian-Pilot taste testers.
Take a microvacation from the office to sample Bite Restaurant & Catering's seasonally inspired lunch fare. Start with a cup of the Lynnhaven she-crab soup ($5) with lump crab meat, sherry, and cream before moving on to the homemade quiche of the day ($8) or black 'n' blue wedge ($10), with iceberg lettuce, grilled beef, and Danish blue cheese served two ways. Cool off after a long morning of outdoor trampolining by tumbling into Bite's award-winning chicken sandwich ($8), or opt for a turkey wrap ($7) with fresh basil and sundried-tomato pesto. To toasty up, try a hot sandwich such as the slow-cooked barbecue-beef brisket ($8) or the braised corned-beef Everybody Loves Reuben ($9), topped with Swiss cheese, sauerkraut, and thousand-island dressing. Add a cup of freshly squeezed lemonade for $3.
Bite Restaurant & Catering's breezy dining room, with sunny yellow walls and checkered black-and-white floors, makes it an ideal destination for lingering lunches, whereas minutes-long midday breaks on the eatery's covered outdoor patio are popular through the temperate months.
Eighty-one percent of Urbanspooners like Bite Restaurant & Catering, formerly known as Coastal Catering Company. Take a look at what Virginian-Pilot taste testers said about Bite Restaurant & Catering's chicken-salad sandwich, which took top honors:
440 Monticello Ave.
Norfolk, Virginia 23510Get Directions