The Art of Wine Thursdays | 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Help us celebrate Varia's new weekly program: The Art of Wine.

The Art of Wine is FREE to attend and only $15 for tastings. 

Stay after and enjoy live music starting at 6 pm!

New Year's Eve Monday, December 31

Celebrate the New Year with a meal you won't forget at Varia. Our 4-course prix fixe menu is $90. Wine pairings are available for all menu items. Reservations are available until 11p.

For reservations, call 757.763.6281.

Amuse Bouche:
Zeppole with Baccala

First Course :
Cream of Mushroom Soup
fennel pollen seared scallop/lemon oil
Kale & Quinoa Salad
baby kale/roasted quinoa/baby beets/cranberries/champagne vinaigrette
Panzanella Salad
mixed greens/red onion/tomatoes/toasted semolina bread/Italian dressing

Second Course:
Duck Confit
potato gnocchi/pine nuts/basil
Dry Aged Beef  Carpaccio
roasted artichoke/pearl onions/capers/gherkins/shaved pecorino
Gulf Shrimp Risotto
24 hours roasted tomato/garden herbs/arborio rice

Third Course:
Surf and Turf
dry age sirloin & lobster tail /truffle mash/broccoli rabe
Chilean Sea Bass
squid ink spaghetti/crab and lemon cream sauce
Oxtail Pappardelle
slow braised oxtail ragu/house made pappardelle
Dry Aged Rib-eye
sweet potato gratin/hen of the woods mushroom/brandy peppercorn sauce
Roasted Vegetable Maltagliate
grilled broccoli rabbe, asparagus, hen of the woods, pomodoro

Fourth Course:
Lemon Sponge Cake
vanilla sponge/lemon butter cream
Tiramisu Cheesecake
coffee crème anglaise/lady finger crumb
Pistachio Crème Brulee
pistachio nougatine /fresh figs


Live Music

Nightly at Varia

At Downtown Norfolk's only piano bar, live performances occur nightly at Varia featuring local entertainers as well as specially invited guest musicians.

Happy Hour

Monday Through Friday 5pm-7pm
With our 24-bottle cruvinet and plush atmosphere in the Wolf Lounge, Varia features one of the area's best happy hours with wine and small plate specials every weekday.

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Open 7 Days a Week

Breakfast 6:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Lunch 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Dinner 5:00 p.m. to close

Sunday Hours

Breakfast 6:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Dinner 5:00 p.m. to close


100 East Main Street

Norfolk, Virginia 23510