Patrick Evans-Hylton, The Virginian-Pilot

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Recent articles by Patrick:

Bro’s Fish Tacos hits the spot in Virginia Beach — with or without tortilla

Bro’s offers a choice of cod, shrimp or tuna bowls with a cabbage base and topped with pico. → Read More

Pork chops are tops for breakfast at Hot Rodder’s Café

The pork chop breakfast was a standout during a recent visit. → Read More

Start your morning with breakfast and brew at Bad Ass Coffee in Virginia Beach

Bad Ass Coffee in the ViBe Creative District serves up java and breakfast with a Hawaiian flair. → Read More

Big Woody’s Bar & Grill boasts trio of terrific seafood apps

Freshness of the fish shines through at Big Woody’s Bar & Grill in Great Bridge. → Read More

Fresh flounder at Rudee’s hits the spot in Virginia Beach

Rudee’s Restaurant & Cabana Bar, located on the namesake Rudee’s Inlet at the end of the Virginia Beach resort strip. → Read More

Food at Sunrise Cafe a reason to wake up early in Virginia Beach

The chicken fajita omelet, paired with coffee, hits the spot on a recent early morning visit to the cafe. → Read More

Black Pelican serves up flavorful seafood in Chesapeake location

Nautical theme flows throughout Black Pelican, and the menu reflects the atmosphere. → Read More

Warrior’s Grill serves up food to satisfy a conqueror in Chesapeake, Virginia Beach

Warrior’s Grill offers up a classic Mongolian barbecue experience, with a variety of meats, vegetables and sauces. → Read More

Kao Thai serves up a treat of traditional Thai food in Virginia Beach

Kao Thai offers an extensive menu with a variety of curries and chef specialties, including Thai spicy eggplant. → Read More

Hibachi for lunch at Kyoto Japanese Steakhouse

Kyoto’s hibachi menu proves to be just as good for lunch as it is for dinner. → Read More

Quirks offers a refreshing treat in poke bowls in Virginia Beach

Quirks offers a number of options for its poke bowls, including salmon and tuna. → Read More

Gather has matured into an established cafe and coffeehouse in Chesapeake

Open for four years, Gather has matured into an established cafe and coffeehouse. → Read More

Sixty South salmon stands out at Bella Monte in Virginia Beach

Bella Monte offers traditional pasta dishes, as well as a variety of beef and seafood plates, such as the grilled Sixty South salmon. → Read More

Seaside Platter at Off The Hook Seafood & Chophouse is a delicious offering

Seaside Platter consists of three shrimp, three oysters, two scallops, a mahi-mahi filet and a crabcake. → Read More

Eurasia Café offers fusion food in newly updated Virginia Beach space

Beach Eats restaurant column: Eurasia recently reopened after completing major renovations, serving up European- and Asian-influenced dishes. → Read More

Noodles aptly steal the show at Noodle Man in Chesapeake

At Noodle Man, you can watch as noodles are hand-pulled and delivered fresh to your table. → Read More

Brass Bell offers sizzling steaks in family atmosphere in Virginia Beach

A standout at this family-run steakhouse is the 24-ounce porterhouse T-bone, cooked to perfection and big enough to share. → Read More

Momo Kitchen offers exotic flavors of the Himalayas in Chesapeake

New Nepalese restaurant Momo Kitchen specializes in Himalayan food like momos, or dumplings. → Read More

Daikachi offers good food with a personal touch in Chesapeake

The Japanese restaurant’s friendly vibes pair well with a delightful array of fresh, handcrafted sushi options. → Read More

Coastal Grill in Virginia Beach offers up the perfect plate of seafood

Highlights of the eatery include the soft-shell crab, the acorn squash and the sautéed flounder, reviewed here. → Read More