Your guide to the 5 top spots in Virginia Beach's Linkhorn Park neighborhood

Your guide to the 5 top spots in Virginia Beach's Linkhorn Park neighborhood
Cobalt Grille | Photo: Frederica P./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on December 05, 2019.

Visiting Linkhorn Park, or just looking to better appreciate what it has to offer? Get to know this Virginia Beach neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a grill to a coffee house.

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

1. Cobalt Grille

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Topping the list is New American spot Cobalt Grille. Located at 1624 Laskin Road, Suite 762, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 200 reviews on Yelp. 

This popular joint offers lunch, dinner and cocktail menus. Stop by in the afternoon to score a chicken salad, a classic mushroom Swiss burger or a crab cake sandwich. Dinner menu options include chicken penne pasta, duck breast, New York strip steak and more. Visit the restaurant's website here for a complete list of offerings and for more information. 

2. Azar's Mediterranean Cuisine

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Next up is Mediterranean, Greek and gluten-free spot Azar's Mediterranean Cuisine, situated at 1624 Laskin Road, Suite 727 With four stars out of 89 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. 

Start off with an appetizer such as hummus, stuffed grape leaves or falafel before opting for heartier menu options like an herbal pizza, a cheeseburger, gyro or grilled kebab for your main dish. You can check out the full menu here. 

3. Roast Rider Coffee + Tea

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Tea room Roast Rider Coffee + Tea, which offers coffee and tea and more, is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 1554 Laskin Road, Unit 116, 4.5 stars out of 140 reviews.

As the business's namesake suggests, a variety of coffee and tea drinks are available on-site. Zero in on Moroccan, Rooibos or earl grey tea or a macchiato, Americano or mocha. Check out the full line of offerings here. 

4. Terrapin Restaurant

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Terrapin Restaurant, a New American spot, is another much-loved neighborhood go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 376 Yelp reviews. Head over to Pinewood Sq, 3102 Holly Road, Suite 514 to see for yourself.

The upscale restaurant features a variety of alcoholic beverages and dinner options. Start off with some beef tartare, ceviche or crispy Crudo as an appetizer before choosing dinner choices ranging from roasted mushroom carbonara and short rib rigatoni to a double cheeseburger and beef tenderloin.

Thirsty? Grab a glass of wine, a local brew or a cocktail. Check out the full menu here. 

5. Bay Local Eatery

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Check out Bay Local Eatery, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 339 reviews on Yelp. You can find the breakfast and brunch and traditional American spot at 972 Laskin Road.

Featuring both brunch and dinner menus, this restaurant offers options including cocktails, beer, wine, dessert drinks and specialty creations. Here's the menu. 

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