Hampton Roads/ Retail & Industry
Published on November 25, 2019
Check out the 3 most popular spots in Virginia Beach's Salem neighborhoodSakatomo Sushi | Photo: Audrey P./Yelp

Looking to uncover all that Salem has to offer? Get to know this Virginia Beach neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a sushi spot to a nail salon.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Salem, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Sakatomo Sushi

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Topping the list is sushi bar Sakatomo Sushi, which offers ramen and more. Located at 5072 Ferrell Parkway, Suite 102, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 176 reviews on Yelp. 

The Virginian-Pilot highlighted this spot for offering one of the "best teriyaki dishes ever served." Other bites on the menu include stir-fried buckwheat noodles with chicken or butter-fried soft shell crab. 

2. Duck Donuts

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Next up is Duck Donuts, a spot to score doughnuts, coffee and tea, situated at 1908 Landstown Centre Way With 4.5 stars out of 104 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. 

This spot boasts more than 60 stores across the country and has 140 more in development, according to its website. The menu offers made-to-order doughnuts with your choice of coating, topping and drizzle. Look for its fan-favorite, the Sunrise with lemon icing and raspberry drizzle. 

3. Princess Nails & Modern Spa Virginia Beach

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Princess Nails & Modern Spa Virginia Beach, a nail salon, is another neighborhood go-to, with four stars out of 77 Yelp reviews. Head over to 3809 Princess Anne Road, Suite 114 to see for yourself. 

This spot offers multiple services, including manicures and pedicures, as well as waxing and both acrylic and diamond nail treatments.

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