Best Tattoo Artists
in Virginia Beach

Why These Tattoo Artists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Virginia Beach Tattoo Artists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Blue Horse Shoe Tattoo and Piercing

Blue Horse Shoe Tattoo and Piercing studio in Virginia Beach has been providing custom tattoo and piercing services in the area over the last 15 years. The studio’s professional and award-winning artists can handle the most extreme to the most basic ideas. The studio has a high standard, providing a clean and sterile environment for its customers, and it guarantees all work. Blue Horse Shoe Tattoo and Piercing Studio gives military and service personnel a 10% discount on all new tattoos and piercings valid for walk-ins only.

3513 Virginia Beach Boulevard
Virginia Beach, VA 23452

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Studio Evolve

Studio Evolve serves as an art gallery, creative space, cultural center, and tattoo shop in Virginia Beach. The shop’s owner has been tattooing since 1995, and has been featured in numerous magazines, as well as received many awards. The shop’s hourly rate starts from $125, and all services require an initial deposit. The shop’s focus is providing excellent tattooing in a comfortable space for a positive client experience. The studio has won The Pilot’s Best of Contest as the “Best Pace to Get a Tattoo” in Virginia for five consecutive years from 2012 to 2016.

512 South Independence Boulevard
Virginia Beach, VA 23452

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Temple Tattoo and Body Piercing Studio

Temple Tattoo and Body Piercing Studio in Chesapeake provides custom tattoos and piercing services. The studio’s primary focus is “maintaining a five-star reputation by committing to the highest level of services including quality products and great customer service.” The studio offers discounts to all military personnel and is available all day for walk-ins and free consultation. A client says of the studio, “Excellent shop and atmosphere! I was impressed with everything from the sit down to discuss my idea, to the custom drawing to the finished product.”

840 Juniper Crescent
Chesapeake, VA 23320


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