1608 Pleasure House Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
Phone: 757-965-4510
Cuisine American • Bistro • Burgers • Seafood • Sensible Seafood
Features Brunch • Catering • Dinner • Happy Hour • Kid/Family Friendly • Large Groups • Outdoor Dining • Pet Friendly • 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
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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

Eastern Shore Clam Chowdah

Apple Smoked bacon, sweet potatoes, Cherrystone Clams, cream, fresh thyme

Late Harvest salad

Organic greens, roasted tri-color carrots, sweet & spicy pecans, dried cranberries

Sweet & Tangy BBQ Chicken Thigh

El Guapo BBQ sauce, bleu cheese crumbles, celery, radish

Course 2

Pan roasted Local Flounder

Biscuit crust, creamy greens, roasted butternut squash and country ham

Panko/Asiago crusted chicken breast

Oyster mushrooms, Surrano Ham, pomodoro sauce, spinach, heirloom tomatoes, orchiette pasta

13 hour Short Ribs

Stone ground grits, pan gravy, caramelized onions & roasted peppers

Course 3

Chocolate/Peanut Butter Swirl Brownie

Peanut Butter Cup Gelato, caramel, HUBS peanuts

Pineapple Upside cake

Myers rum glaze

* 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.