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Richmond Restaurants and Nightlife

The Richmond Region Has More Than 900 Restaurants

For more than 400 years, the Historic Richmond Region has mirrored America's culinary trends and tastes. Savor the flavors of more than 900 area restaurants - from down-home southern barbecue and uptown haute cuisine to award-winning wineries and mom-and-pop eateries cherished by locals.

For an authentic neighborhood spot, you won't have to search far. Nearly every corner of the Fan, Shockoe Slip and Cary Street has a locally-owned, charming dining establishment. If you prefer a familiar chain restaurant, you'll find prominent names such as Morton's, Ruth's Chris, Fleming's, and PF Chang's. Browse our restaurant guide and let your taste buds decide.

Find a Restaurant

The Richmond Region has more than 900 restaurants. Use this map to find one sure to please your palate.

New Restaurants

Visit the Region's newest dining options, serving everything from classic Southern cuisine to international and pub-style fare.

Bars & Nightlife

Explore the vibrant culture of the Richmond Region after dark.

Vineyards, Tastings & Wine Country

Discover some of Virginia's best wineries, pick up your favorite local vintage at one of the area's fine stores, or indulge in the fine art of wine tasting and pairing.

Chef Bios

Learn about the Region's premier chefs, who have made the area truly world-class as a culinary destination. We regularly spotlight a different gourmet artist and innovator.

 

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La Grotta

  • 1218 E. Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23219
  • Phone: (804) 644-2466
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Fine Italian dining. Homemade pastas and other specialties. Well-known for wild game. Lunch served on weekdays. Closed Sunday. more »

Mekong

  • 6004 W. Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23230
  • Phone: (804) 288-8929
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Voted overall #1 Great American Beer Bar! This roomy Vietnamese restaurant boasts an extensive menu with pho, noodle salads, broken rice, fried rice and house specialties. Mekong also offers an extensive list of local and imported beers. more »

Richmond Brewery Tours

  • 1016 West 46th Street, Richmond, VA 23225
  • Phone: (804) 404-2739
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We are the premier brewery tour experience in the River City and Virginia. Let our knowledgeable and energetic staff drive you on an exciting tour around the Richmond region in our comfortable 14 passenger bus and experience some of the Commonwealth’s finest…more »

2M Mediterranean Market & Deli

  • 7103 Staples Mill Road, Henrico, VA 23228
  • Phone: (804) 262-9950

The owners emigrated from Bosnia and serve authentic Mediterranean and European specialties made from fresh ingredients only. more »

3 Guys Pizza Pies

  • 7016 Woodlake Commons Loop, Midlothian, VA 23112
  • Phone: (804) 608-1222
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Our dough is made from scratch every day. Our mozzarella is made from fresh whole milk and grated just for you. We slice, dice, and chop fresh veggies from local sources (no frozen veggies here!). All of our meats are sourced from the best suppliers…more »

3 Monkeys Bar & Grill

  • 2525 W. Main Street, Richmond, VA 23220
  • Phone: (804) 204-2525
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Vibrant scene created by the Giavos restaurant dynasty. Upscale pizzas, Greek specialties (by Stella) and an extensive martini list complete with tiny plastic monkeys dangling from each glass. more »

3rd Street Diner

  • 218 E. Main Street, Richmond, VA 23219
  • Phone: (804) 788-4750

Classic American food including breakfast, burgers and milkshakes 24 hours a day, seven days a week. more »

5 Star Gyros & Subs

  • 9076 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23294
  • Phone: (804) 747-0050
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Serves subs, gyros and salads. more »

8 1/2

  • 401 Strawberry Street, Richmond, VA 23220
  • Phone: (804) 358-8505

Part of the feisty Mamma ’Zu brood, this Italian takeout joint offers up sandwiches, pizza and spaghetti aplenty. And don’t forget about the mean house salad and soup specials. more »

821 Bakery Café

  • 825 W. Cary Street, Richmond, VA 23220
  • Phone: (804) 649-1042
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A VCU mainstay, this tiny eatery packs the house with art students and professionals alike. Specials and vegetarian dishes are stellar, and breakfast is all the rage. Closed Mondays. more »