1608 Pleasure House Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
Phone: 757-965-4510
Cuisine American • Bistro • Burgers • Seafood • Sensible Seafood
Features Brunch • Dinner • Happy Hour • Kid/Family Friendly • Outdoor Dining • Private Parties
Hours Monday 3:00pm-10:00pm
Tuesday 3:00pm-10:00pm
Wednesday 3:00pm-10:00pm
Thursday 3:00pm-10:00pm
Friday 3:00pm-11:00pm
Saturday 12:00pm-11:00pm
Sunday 10:00am-7:00pm

Accepts VBRA Gift Certificates Yes
Map Website

1608 Crafthouse

1608 Crafthouse, a chef driven concept, features sustainable, local products from the Chesapeake Bay/ Mid Atlantic region. To wet your whistle, 1608 offers a large variety of local/regional and national craft beers as well as hand -crafted elixirs, and a small but varied wine list. The goal at 1608 is to offer a unique experience that offers diners the ability to taste and sample some of the best regional offerings.

Unexpected quality in a medium-priced restaurant...... that's what you can expect at 1608.


$35 Dinner

Course 1

Pickle Plate

Assortment of house pickled vegetables

Curry Goat Lumpia

Braised goat, carrot, cabbage, tangy vinegar

Butternut Squash & Apple Salad

Organic greens, mustard seed vinaigrette, bleu cheese

Course 2

Meyer Natural Top Sirloin

Stone Ground Grits, roasted Brussel Sprouts, caramelized onions, herb butter

Beet Fettucine

Hand Rolled Pasta, traditional pesto, walnuts, house ricotta

Veal Shank

20 hour Braise, Dave & Dees Mushrooms, rosemary, tomato chutney

Course 3

Rice Pudding

Rum soaked golden raisins, oatmeal/molasses cookie

Boston Creme Pie

Yellow cake, Vanilla Bean custard, caramelized banana, dark chocolate ganache

* Includes one item per course

Proud Local Supporter


Sam Rust Seafood, Speedys Hot Sauce, Dave & Dee's Mushrooms, Byrd Mill, Thoroughgood Oyster Farms, Edwards Ham, Manakintowne Farm, Confetti Gelato, Lynnhaven Coffee Roasters,Wades Mill, Everling Coastal Farms, Madelyn Maggard Tomatoes, O'Connor Brewing, Smartmouth Brewing, Reaver Beach Brewing, Pleasure House Brewing, Commonwealth Brewing, Two Fathers Brewing.