Signature Foodie Events

Suffolk Sweets Week & Suffolk Restaurant Week

Suffolk Tourism collaborates with local eateries, bakeries, and independently owned restaurants to host two annual week-long food events tailored for food enthusiasts.

Suffolk Sweets Week, typically held in July, and Suffolk Restaurant Week, usually in November, are well-loved culinary events for both locals and visitors. Indulge in delectable sweets and outstanding dining experiences at these gastronomic celebrations.

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Suffolk Sweets Week | July 13-20, 2024

Suffolk Sweets Week showcases the tastiest desserts Suffolk has to offer. From simply sweet to deliciously decadent, Suffolk Sweets Week highlights our best local culinary temptations. No coupons, vouchers or tickets are needed – simply order from the Suffolk Sweets Week menu at each participating eatery.

See participating local eateries and bakeries below. 
Derl'z Restaurant & Pub

425 E. Pinner Street
Suffolk, VA
Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Sunday: 11 a.m. – Midnight

Family owned restaurant with a “cheers” like environment. Enter As Strangers, Leave As Family!

Sweets Week Menu 2024:

Apple Pie Eggroll: $3
Blueberry Pie Eggroll: $3
Cherry Pie Eggroll: $3
Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Eggroll: $3
Add scoop of vanilla ice cream: $1

Sugar Mama's Bakeshoppe

908 N. Main Street
Suffolk, VA
Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

We are a custom cake and cupcake shop.

Sweets Week Menu 2024:

Cinnamon Rolls (Blueberry, Strawberry and Plain): $7.95 each
Banana Pudding: $6
Bread Pudding: $7.95
Peach Cobbler: $6

Rennee's Restaurant and Lounge

156 W. Washington Street
Suffolk, VA
Monday: Closed
Tuesday & Wednesday: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Thursday: 11 a.m. – Midnight
Friday & Saturday: 11 a.m. – 2 a.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Rennee’s Restaurant and Lounge bring genuine fine dining experience. Come feed your soul with great drinks, amazing food, and our delicious desserts.

Sweets Week Menu 2024:

Peach Cobbler
Banana Pudding
Carrot Cake
Red Velvet
Lemon Cake
Chocolate Cake

Mad Batter Confection & Cones

149 N. Main Street
Suffolk, VA
Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Friday: 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday: 12-8 p.m.
Sunday: 1-6 p.m.

Discover a charming, family-run ice cream store and bakery that offers an array of one-of-a-kind creations.

Sweets Week Menu 2024:

The Elvis Sundae: $8
Vanilla ice cream with peanut butter sauce, banana slices, and bacon bits.
Strawberry Cheesecake Banana Split: $12 (make it a junior size for only $8) 
Strawberry and vanilla ice cream topped with strawberry sauce, cheesecake bites, graham crackers, banana, whipped cream, and cherry
Cookies & Cream Sky High: $8
Layers of cookies & cream and chocolate ice cream with hot fudge, Oreos, whipped cream, and cherry
Shark Attack Soda: $5
Sprite with blue raspberry and strawberry syrup! Gummy sharks included!
Create Your Own Flight of Ice Cream: $12
Pick 6 flavors of your choice of ice cream to save for later or share!
Mini Donuts: $5 for a half dozen

The Pink Box

5860 Harbour View Blvd, Suite B2
Suffolk, VA
Monday-Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Friday & Saturday: 12-7 p.m.
Sunday: 12-5 p.m.

We are a small family owned bakery located on North Suffolk Harbor View. We make all kinds of delicious treats from coconut mounds to brownies and cupcakes and even banana pudding and cheesecake! We have over 100 cupcakes flavors and are happy to help with custom orders!

Sweets Week Menu 2024:

Cupcakes: In store everyday during open hours
1 for $3.50
6 for $18
12 for $35
Cinnamon & Fruit Roll: In store every 1st and 3rd Sunday (also found at farmers markets)
$5 each
Banana Pudding: Sells out fast!! Can be found in stores while supplies last (also found at farmers markets) 
$4 each
Fruit Cobblers: Bakers choice on select days (can also be found at farmers markets or preorder) 
$7 each
Cheesecake Minis: Bakers choice on select days (can be found at farmers markets or preorder)
$7 each
Cookies: Bakers choice on select days (can be found at farmers markets or preorder) 
$2 each

Sushi Aka

116 W. Washington Street
Suffolk, VA
Sunday & Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Thursday: 4-9 p.m.
Friday & Saturday: 4-10 p.m.

Global harvest. Local Freshness. Simply the best sushi (and other offerings) for miles and miles.

Sweets Week Menu 2024:

Tempura Banana Split- Tempura fried bananas, miso ice cream, miso caramel, chocolate sauce, crushed peanuts, peanut butter chips, mascarpone mousse, and maraschino cherries
Cinnamon Roll Tiramisu-
A twist on a classic Italian dessert with espresso, brown sugar, cinnamon and icing
Strawberry Crunch Cheesecake-
Strawberry cheesecake, strawberry buttercream frosting, topped with strawberry cookie crunch

Cafe Davina

231 Pinner Street
Suffolk, VA
Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Sunday: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Nestled in the heart of historic district of Downtown Suffolk, Cafe Davina is a European-inspired cafe serving traditional French crêpe and Italian espresso. You’ll find this charming coffee bar and crêpe located in The Pinner House Boutique Bed and Breakfast.

Sweets Week Menu 2024

Strawberry Nutella Crêpe-$13
Semi-sweet Italian chocolate-hazelnut spread, sliced strawberries and vanilla mascarpone whipped cream
Lemon & Creme Crêpe-$13
House-made lemon curd with a creme miracle, a vanilla mascarpone whipped cream

Arts Kitchen

Located inside the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts
110 W. Finney Ave
Suffolk, VA

Sweets Week Menu 2024

Strawberry Shortcake Funnel Cake – $6

The Mod Olive

115 N Main Street
Suffolk, VA
Sunday-Thursday: 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday & Saturday: 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Sweets Week Menu 2024

Doughnut Bread Pudding with a Salted Caramel Drizzle and Whipped Cream – $6


Suffolk Restaurant Week | November 10-17, 2024

From Suffolk’s best-kept culinary secrets to national award winning restaurants, Suffolk Restaurant Week promises a savory blend of the city’s signature flavors.

Save the date for November 10-17, 2024!

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