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Rare Olde Times

$$ - $$$, Irish,
10602 Patterson Ave, Richmond, VA 23238-4702
+1 804-750-1346
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
2 weeks ago
“Busy, friendly noisy!”
20 Apr 2017
“Fun Times”
Closed Now
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Bar, Irish, Pub
$$ - $$$
10602 Patterson Ave, Richmond, VA 23238-4702
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were able to get the last table available on a busy Saturday night. This place was rocking; absolutely jammed. Service was friendly, delivery of food fairly slow I guess due to the huge volume of people in for dinner but the food was very...More

Thank 30-StateTraveler
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

They've started opening on Saturday and Sunday mornings for the Premier League, and it has become my go to spot. They've recently undergone a recent renovation and installed new hardwood floors and a bunch of TVs. They have a full bar and serve breakfast on...More

Thank ChipfromVA
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I have been going to this pub on and off again for twenty years. I will miss Andy and Martin as they were friends. I have never seen a fight or had a bad night there. I no longer live in Richmond, but I frequently...More

Thank Hillbilly A
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Authentic Irish pub easy to find. You will enjoy the authenticity. Fun times, great service and live music a few days a week. Bangers and Mash, Shepherds Pie, Corned Beef and Cabbage, and wonderfully cooked Fish and Chips. Sandwiches include BLT, Fish Tacos, Reuben, burgers,...More

Thank B W
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I love this place for a pint of Guinness, a bit of trivia, some live music, and a game of darts. The smoked salmon salad is delicious. And be sure to order some poutine!

Thank PippiLa
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Rare Olde Times is an absolute classic. Solid food, friendly service, great selection of real beers, live music nearly every day, shuffleboard and darts in the back room. However, this place is not for amateurs. You will not find a mustached hipster donning a vest...More

Thank LocalTravelerUSA
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Not only good for a pint or more of beer. The whole atmosphere is real. The food fresh, the wait staff very friendly. The weekly events something to be checked out. Live music on weekends.

Thank Richmond23233
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

Attended a happy hour with about 20+ people. Somewhat tight but some space to move around and mingle though we did this at the tables versus up at the bar. 15 stayed for dinner. I am not an Irish food person so my choice was...More

Thank Acey071368
Reviewed 27 May 2015

I went with a friend to try something that isn't a chain. We ended up at Rare Olde Times and wow am I glad we did! We got there just as they were opening for the day. So...3pm. We had a waiter who was happy...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Great food, great atmosphere, great music. Big fella and fries are the go to. Good prices on PBR. Never been disappointed.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Irish, Pub
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:15 am - 10:00 pm
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
7:15 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10602 Patterson Ave, Richmond, VA 23238-4702
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-750-1346
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