Richmond Area Restaurants

Editor's Picks
(none of the restaurants chosen have paid for advertising )


DOWNTOWN, SHOCKOE BOTTOM & SHOCKOE SLIP AREAS

The Tobacco Company Restaurant

The Tobacco Company Restaurant

Located in historic Shockoe Slip which was once the busy headquarters of tobacco and cotton barons who traded daily in the cobblestoned port below the falls of the James River. Dramatic 3 story atrium. Entertainment nightly. Located at 12th & Cary Streets downtown.$$moderate

782-9555

      
     

Legend Brewing Company

Indoor or outdoor dining with a dramatic skyline view of Richmond.  The menu has a broad variety of cuisine.  $$ moderate.  Open daily for lunch and dinner.  (804) 232-3446.  From I-95 take exit 74A to the Downtown Expressway (195), stay right and take the first exit (Canal Street).  Go to the second traffic light and turn left onto the Manchester (9th Street) bridge.  Take the very first left after the bridge (Perry Street).  Go one block on Perry and turn left on West 7th Street.  We are immediately on the right .

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Havana 59

Outdoor rooftop dining, Sat-Sun Brunch Located at 16 North 17th Street 804.649.2822 $$moderate

 
     

The Berkley Hotel- Fine Dining

All of your favorites salmon, shrimp, veal, pork, beef. along with some Virginia products -bison, venison, lamb, veal, fish and  shellfish, as well as vegetables and fruits. The finishes tend toward the classical, but don’t be surprised by Asian or Mediterranean overtones. 12th and Cary Streets $$$ expensive

 
     


WEST END AND FAR WEST END AREAS

 

One of Richmond's finest seafood restaurants, Skilligalee is known for its savory crab cakes as well as its fresh seafood selections and it's spoon bread. A 27 year Richmond history Skilligalee has the freshest seafood available. Enjoy some of their homemade soups or delicious key lime pie.
5416 Glenside Drive 672-6200
$$ moderate. (great value!)

 
     
Taste the best show in town! Watch as the japanese chefs go to work at the Teppan-Yaki tables tossing shrimp in an acrobatic fashion creating a culinary treat. 8052 West Broad St. 747-9573 $$ moderate  
     


CHESTERFIELD COUNTY AND SOUTHSIDE AREAS

 

Ruth's Chris Steak House
at Bellgrade Plantation

Nestled in this beautiful setting, a grand plantation home built in 1751, you'll find Ruth's Chris restaurant. Award winning restaurant, One of the world's best wine selections. 11500 Huguenot Road
phone: (804) 378-0600
$$$ expensive