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Village Cafe

1001 W Grace St, Richmond, VA 23220-3610
+1 804-353-8204
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“calzone” (8 reviews)
“fries” (12 reviews)
“bbq meatloaf” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Cafe, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1001 W Grace St, Richmond, VA 23220-3610
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Went here with a large group because someone saw the restaurant showcased on a Food Network show. I was skeptical but game. A lot of things about this place seem gimmicky. Water in a mini-pitcher with a straw? Not impressed. Decent beer list but limited...More

Thank lovestotravel013
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Two formerly great entrees have been reduced to average at best. BBQ meatloaf used to be fantastic. Now, it regular meatloaf with BBQ sauce on top. No thanks. The fish and chips used to use nice flaky planks of fish lightly batter coated, that appeared...More

Thank VirginiaHotelguy
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We had the meatloaf, fish and chips and Reuben. We should have split two meals because we had way too many leftovers. The meatloaf was delicious. The onion rings were very good but very filling, could only eat 2 max. Excellent service, very quick and...More

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

my friend came to visit and while on college row we stumbled on this spot...it was by mistake but glad we did..nice place for a date or even to friends chit chating for a few

Thank mzfats
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Village is my favorite place to eat in Richmond,I love the BBQ sandwic& fries,you must try the fried cheese,it's the best I have ever had,Kenny likes the nachos or steak & cheese sub,it's in the college district,servers are great,they are clean,oh you need to try...More

Thank lilbit1961
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Very cool restaurant located in the heart of VCU. Service was great and food was wonderful we went for brunch and ordered the western omlete. Great food Great service.

Thank lilgerm003
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We went there with another couple after a Sunday VCU game. Place was extremely crowded. Wish we hadn't waited. Service was not good and food was even worse. Guess we are too old to enjoy a college experience.

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We were two couples looking for something to eat before a 9:00 pm VCU basketball game. We got there at 6:30 and still had over a half hours wait. The crowd is really into VCU though there were a few red Dayton fans also. It...More

Thank molarman26
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Conveniently located near VCU Monroe campus. Dropped by for lunch on a Saturday. Place was very busy. Servers were friendly. Drinks come in small pitchers! While the nachos were good, the rest of our food was mediocre. The place has a layer of dust on...More

Thank Dawn W
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I can't believe triple D gave this place good marks. It was awful. The calzone was just hideous and there was really no difference between the Stromboli and calzone. Both looked the same and both were equally horrible. Run away from this place.

Thank Creeper523
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10
Cuisine
American, Bar, Cafe, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 02:00
Monday
08:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 02:00
Thursday
08:30 - 02:00
Friday
08:30 - 02:00
Saturday
08:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 W Grace St, Richmond, VA 23220-3610
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-353-8204
Description
DIVERSIONS FOR THE RICH, POOR WISE AND OTHERWISE INCLUDED AT DINNERS AND DRIVING AND DIVE
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