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Southern Restaurants in Richmond

4.6 - 284 votes

Hours: 5PM - 12AM

626 China St, Richmond
(804) 918-6028


Last night me and three of my friends had the most fabulous and delectable meal of our lives at L'OPOSSUM, Richmond's superb French dining mecc... More reviews

4.4 - 276 votes

Hours: 11AM - 9PM

415 N 1st St, Richmond
(804) 225-7449

Mama J's Kitchen

Usually you find really good food in small hidden restaurants-except this wasn’t hidden. The food here is delicious-like from grandma’s kitchen. Everythi... More reviews



4.5 - 223 votes

Hours: 10AM - 9PM

1215 Summit Ave, Richmond
(804) 353-0111


There is a wait but definitely worth it. Everything tasted fresh. I really loved the fried green tomatoes. They were really fresh and flavorful. The best... More reviews

4.5 - 192 votes

Hours: 12 - 9PM

2224 Chamberlayne Ave, Richmond
(804) 303-6592

Sugar's Crab Shack

It really upsets me to have to write this review but it has to be done. I have been hearing about this place for the past few years and every time I come... More reviews

4.5 - 185 votes

Hours: 5 - 10PM

623 N 25th St, Richmond
(804) 658-1935

The Roosevelt

This is “New Southern” delicious modern food. It’s philosophy is to connect to local ingredients and interpret them in a contemporary way. We were tempte... More reviews

4.4 - 207 votes

Hours: 12 - 9PM

541 N 2nd St, Richmond
(804) 729-4141

Southern Kitchen

With all of the television recognition that the owner has received, I decided to give it a try. So I made a table reservation for one. Upon arrival I ask... More reviews

4.3 - 227 votes

Hours: 11:30AM - 9PM

321 N 2nd St, Richmond
(804) 308-1010

Soul Taco

Great tacos and other foods with flair and the flavors to match! They have multiple veg taco options although the Buffalo cauliflower taco was not availa... More reviews

4.5 - 168 votes

Hours: 4:30 - 9:30PM

420 E Grace St, Richmond
(804) 377-3968

Julep's New Southern Cuisine

We were warmly greeted by James when we walked in. He took care of us the entire time. Tables were well spaced and we felt very safe (this was our first ... More reviews

4.1 - 257 votes

Hours: 12 - 9PM

1020 Hull St, Richmond
(804) 269-0464

Croaker's Spot | Richmond

We enjoyed our meal at Croakers. My husband's meal was sautéed shrimp and scallops on rice and he really enjoyed it even though the rice was slightl... More reviews

4.5 - 158 votes

Hours: 5 - 10PM

4901 Libbie Mill E Blvd, Richmond
(804) 358-7424


This restaurant is an amazing find with some of the best food I have eaten in Richmond. The farm to table menu has something for everyone’s taste. Retro ... More reviews

4.3 - 192 votes

Hours: 9:30AM - 10PM

7007 Three Chopt Rd, Richmond
(804) 525-4525

Toast, New American Gastropub at The Village

Excellent service, lots of gluten free options!! Really enjoyed our dinner here and I especially liked the non alcoholic cocktail they made for me! We wi... More reviews

4 - 225 votes

Hours: 10AM - 12AM

2614 W Cary St, Richmond
(804) 918-1572

Kreggers At Hand

Had a great experience at the bar at keggers. Caroline was our bartender. Never had to even wait to ask for another drink, she was on top of her game!! S... More reviews

4.6 - 110 votes

Hours: 4 - 10PM

100 E Franklin St, Richmond
(804) 381-5810

Parterre Restaurant

Wonderful Sunday brunch spot. Everything from the complimentary scones to my shrimp PO boy was awesome. Others in the group had poached eggs that were do... More reviews

4.1 - 197 votes

Hours: 5 - 10PM

305 Brook Rd, Richmond
(804) 225-0400

Max's On Broad

We had our June 4th rehearsal dinner at Max’s and it was absolutely the best restaurant in Richmond that we could’ve selected! My husband worked with Fra... More reviews

4.2 - 173 votes

Hours: 5:30 - 10PM

2527 W Main St, Richmond
(804) 358-4370

Helen’s Restaurant

Helen's is the SPOT. Cute, homey restaurant by day; friendly, silly, cute, fun, chill bar by night. I have mostly spent my time there for bunch.

W... More reviews

4.8 - 74 votes

Hours: 11AM - 2:30PM

416 E Grace St, Richmond
(804) 412-8724

Lillie Pearl

Wonderful, delicious, very cool place, went after church on Sunday. Will go again. We got the Lillie burger, peach cobbler french toast, deli club, all d... More reviews

4.6 - 87 votes

Hours: 8:30AM - 6PM

806 E 22nd St, Richmond
(804) 233-9279

Harold's Kitchen

I got a bacon double cheeseburger with fries it was amazing. When I come back to Virginia I will definitely stop by again. More reviews

4.5 - 92 votes

Hours: 1 - 11PM

3015 Nine Mile Rd, Richmond
(804) 649-3424

Inner City Blues home of Carolina Bar B Que

The food was amazing. Today was my first time being in this place. I had a taste for some good soul food, this place did not disappoint. The greens, pota... More reviews

4.1 - 147 votes

Hours: Closed today

315 N 2nd St, Richmond
(804) 643-0202

Big Herm's Kitchen

Went here for lunch today and wasted $17 that I wish I could get back. The green beans are the hard crunchy kind and they are overly seasoned (like you c... More reviews

4.6 - 79 votes

Hours: 11AM - 8PM

1126 Westbriar Dr, Richmond
(804) 716-1726

Jadeans Smokin Six O BBQ

Hands down the best BBQ in Richmond! The meat is so tender and mouth watering delicious. Sides desserts! It’s all….. More reviews

4.2 - 127 votes

Hours: 12 - 8PM

5310 Chamberlayne Rd, Richmond
(804) 515-8890

Family Secrets Restaurant

Ordered a kids shrimp and paid top dollar- more than a kids meal would cost- approx $9 for two shrimp. Rip off. Kids meal only comes w tea or tap water o... More reviews

4.4 - 98 votes

Hours: 12 - 8PM

1213 Summit Ave, Richmond
(804) 353-0111

Lunch. | Supper!

I’ve always appreciated the extreme level of professionalism at this restaurant. Great food and great staff. More reviews

4.3 - 101 votes

Hours: 11AM - 8PM

3112 W Leigh St, Richmond
(804) 278-6326


Found this place by accident and very happy I did. Brisket is fantastic! Sides good. Prices reasonable. Owner a friendly humble guy with focus on the foo... More reviews

4.7 - 59 votes

Hours: 12 - 11PM

3110 W Leigh St, Richmond
(804) 358-2049

Strangeways Brewing RVA-Scott's Addition

Two reasons for the five stars.1) They have a ton of variety in beer styles. The IPA trend is killing me, so it was nice to go and see such choice. I got... More reviews

4.2 - 107 votes

Hours: 11AM - 12:30AM

1420 N Parham Rd m226, Richmond
(804) 740-4000

McCormack's Big Whisky Grill

This place rules! The owner is so nice! The food is fantastic! The servers are excellent! Highly recommend! More reviews

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