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The Halligan Bar and Grill

3 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
+1 804-447-7981
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
$$ - $$$
3 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
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Reviewed 11 December 2011

First off, if you are a firefighter, run, don't walk to this place. They've got a 1970's Seagrave cut in half behind the bar, and the place just oozes history. It was quiet the whole time I was there, but the staff was great and...More

Thank Joshua C
Reviewed 16 September 2011

This is kind of a dive. It's located in the heart of Richmond's Shockhoe Bottom district. The owner is a veteran fire-fighter, hence all of of the fire-fighter paraphenalia, including the bar, which is made out of a real fire truck! That was kind of...More

Thank ladiejaymes
Reviewed 15 April 2011

It's a small place with a great atmosphere. Owned by a retired fire fighter, this place is frequented by EMT's, policemen, and firemen. BBQ is amazing. Beer taps are set in the side of a fire engine. The first time I went here, I felt...More

2  Thank manuser
Reviewed 19 August 2010

I stopped in Richmond with my family while on the college tour. The Marriott recommended this hidden gem in Halligan's. Delicious BBQ at a very reasonable price. Halligan's had been opened by a retired fireman within the last year and it is firehouse all the...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2008

Another place my out-of-town relatives love to visit. There's a freaking fire truck on the wall. The smoked meat sandwiches are delicious and huge. The fries are pretty good, too. If you're in the market for a firefighter, head down there Fridays after work. If...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-447-7981
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