Our Story

The Owner

Granby Bistro Owner, Adel Hagez, has been preparing and serving delicious cuisine for nearly 20 years to date. Lebanese born, Adel has always enjoyed preparing baba ghanouj, kebabs, and hummus in his bistro. In addition to Hagez's middle-eastern style meals, he offers ready-made hoagies, egg and sausage breakfast sandwiches, and southern style fried chicken. At the Bistro, you really can find something for everyone to enjoy and this is what Hagez does best. He is a friendly face on Granby Street and many look forward to visiting the Bistro to be greeted by Hagez and his welcoming staff. If you happen to visit the Bistro, expect to be greeted by Hagez, as he proudly ensures a pleasant and enjoyable experience for his frequent customers, nearby neighbors, and new visitors to Granby Street! Check out what customers have to say here: 

The Bistro & Grocery

In the past 16 years of business, Granby Bistro & Deli has served Norfolk as a New York Bistro with a Mediterranean flair. However, in light of the times, the Bistro has undergone an exciting change! 

Introducing, Local's Favorite Take-out Bistro with Grocery items available at your convenience! Where the rows of tables once were, there are now shelves of pasta, canned goods, and snacks. Need a hot meal to go? No problem! Check out the new refrigerator cases packed with to go versions of Owner, Adel Hagez's Middle Eastern style soups, hummus, Moussaka and more!

Need a quick Grocery pickup? The Bistro and Grocery is now offering fresh produce, milk, eggs, bread, and more! Check out items offered here:



"Outstanding service, excellent menu and great food. A must visit family owned restaurant!"  - Charlie 

"Love the great homemade food and friendly service!" - Cathy

"Always a pleasure stopping by this place. Food is always great and the crew is like family."  - Kelly