When you're not hungry enough for a meal, but definitely want a little something, we're here for you. There are so many places to satisfy your sweet tooth or get your crunch on Downtown. No matter what you're craving, Downtown Norfolk has the snack for you.
aLatte Cafe is more than just a coffee shop: they also have scoop & serve ice cream cones or bowls. If you're craving ice cream and want a bit of a jolt to keep you awake, opt for the affogato, a scoop of ice cream topped with a shot of hot espresso.
Flavor is rolled into every bite at Urban Ice, where liquid ice cream is rolled flat on a frozen surface before toppings are added and mixed before the mixture freezes. Once frozen, the ice cream is scraped and rolled into long curls and served in a beautiful ice cream bouquet.
Jackie and Yvan Devulder create the authentic pastries that are hard to find outside their home of France and serve them right in the heart of the NEON District. Prepare to go absolutely ga-ga over their assortment of pastries and tarts, the perfect sweet craving solution.
If You're Craving: A Little Sweet AND A Little Savory
If you can't decide between sweet and savory, why not have both? Lamia's Crepes has sweet and savory varieties of crepes available. Whether a satisfyingly decadent crepe filled with goat cheese fits the bill or a classic strawberries and nutella sounds like music to your ears, you can satisfy two cravings at one spot here.
100 E. Main Street and 440 Monticello Avenue
Town Center Cold Pressed is your local stop for freshly made, blended smuices or fresh-squeezed juices. Whether you're in the mood for something green, like the Field of Greens juice with spinach, cucumber, apple, and pineapple, or try the Perfect Kiss smoothie with strawberry, blueberry, mango, pineapple juice, orange juice, and agave. You can rest assured that your ingredients are all fresh, organic, and good for you.
What could be better than combining macarons and art? Take in the many beautiful murals of the NEON District while munching on these airy, instagramable bites, or make a visit to the Chrysler Museum of Art, just a few blocks away!
Located in Selden Market, Cafe Geneviève is a French inspired bakery and café that specializes in authentic and hand crafted French macarons, and also serves locally roasted Rich Port coffee and a full menu of espresso drinks you would find in the cafés of Paris.
The pastry counter at The Stockpot Norfolk is a sight to behold, and is always chock full of interesting and beautiful creations. From Cookie Dough Cakes and Fruity Pebble Cupcakes to Dark Chocolate Pistachio Buns and Earl Grey Cakes, you can be sure you will catch something new and mouthwatering each time you visit.
If You're Craving: Something That Reminds You of Camping
208 East Main Street (Inside Selden Market)
All the fun of a camping trip without your clothes smelling like smoke for the next 3 washes. S'mores Amore has creative mind and a deep love of s'mores. They always have original s'mores and a few other flavors, but be sure to check out the flavor of the month as well!