Three of Virginia’s finest culinary destinations lay within 25 miles of one another. Taken collectively or alone, they make for fantastic road trips.
Eight years ago, Malia Paasch turned her eye for design and taste for craft beers into The Birch, a pioneering bar that gained national headlines and propelled the revival of Norfolk’s industrial Chelsea neighborhood.
We popped in to talk food and design with Malia Paasch and her Four Eleven York restaurant interior decorators, Allison Whitmore and Leslie Drinkwalter.
Escape is exactly what it feels like from the crest of the Bonner Bridge, 66 feet above Oregon Inlet, dropping down onto what appears to be little more than a skinny sandbar awash in the sea.