Stella's is very serious about the Mediterranean and Greek cuisine that they serve up - hence the supreme quality of the food and service. Located in Richmond, near West End, Stella's is always popping with people - seated at the various tables, bathed in warm lighting, or around the full bar that the restaurant has to offer, with a variety of beers and cocktails. Take friends or coworkers out to try the following favorites: the fried kalamari, Pastichio - spiced aromatic ground beef, fat noodles, all topped with grated cheese - and the classic Greek salad, sprinkled with feta cheese.
Julep's, a Southern restaurant in Richmond, has it all - from great decor, to friendly service and incredible food. The interior is all sleek wooden floors, polished oak columns and sophisticated art on the walls. The staff is always eager to assist you and the menu features a variety of appetizers, soups, salads, entrees and desserts. Start off with their famous fried green tomatoes and then make way for the shrimp and grits. For dessert, you can opt for hand selected cheeses or the delectable chocolate-hazelnut torte. Whether you're looking for a spectacular meal with friends or family, you can't go wrong with Julep's.
Millie's Diner is the delight and quintessential place to go for breakfast and brunch in Richmond. For brunch, order the Devil's Mess, which is an omelet with mild curry and spicy sausages. A corned beef sandwich is a guaranteed thumbs up for lunch, and there is even a dinner menu that features delectable dishes such as the herbed Cornish game hen and spicy shrimp. The staff is incredibly friendly and the atmosphere is perpetually cheerful against a backdrop of a charming interior. The space is a little small, but its entirely worth it for the delicious food offered.
For delicious American food and a plethora of drinks, ranging from beers to cocktails, be sure to check out Toast in the Richmond area. This restaurant is everything a successful eatery should be - the food is scrumptious, the service is excellent and the prices are affordable. For the appetizer, be sure to try the Polenta corn dogs, which are made with ketchup and barbecue aioli. The crab mac n cheese and Cuban Reuben with sweet potato tots are definite favorites for entrees and the desserts offered are changing every day, so you'll never get bored. With selections ranging from sandwiches to salads and burgers, stop by Toast for a great meal in a sleek, contemporary setting.
McCormack's Whiskey Grill offers delectable Southern comfort food, barbecue and a huge selection of drinks to choose from - particularly whiskey. In fact, the first thing you'll notice upon entering this wood-paneled restaurant and bar is the towering wall of different liquors, crowded among the shelves. The menu includes such delicacies as the Bison Burger - the patty is juicy and the buns are perfectly cooked - and the atmosphere is perpetually lively and warm. This is the perfect place to bring your family and friends, particularly those who enjoy whiskey and limited edition alcohol.
The camel in the desert of Richmond is in fact a space for a myriad of activities to take place. The camel offers space for art, meetings for corporates or for events. The place also serves food and you can grab a bite of san fran pannini or a pesto pizza. The Camel is also rented out for community events and many fund raisers for causes have taken place here.
Penny Lane Pub brings a taste of Britain to Downtown Richmond, and that includes the festive atmosphere and fantastic food. Bring your friends and coworkers for a pint, a game of pool or darts, or to grab a bite to eat. Grab your favorite brew and indulge yourself in "pub grub," such as fish & chips - cooked to crispy perfection - warm brie with apricot-cranberry chutney and the popular jalapeno poppers. This two-story pub is similar to a dive bar and offers twice the fun.
Come to Rappahannock for a trendy and delicious farm-to-table dining experience in Richmond. Known for their oysters, be prepared to have your taste buds blown away by the following Virginia-exclusive oysters: The Rappahannock River oysters, with their sweet, buttery and lightly salted taste; the Stingray oysters and their signature briny and clean flavor; and the ocean-salty and deliciously mineral-rich Olde Salts oysters. The decor is sleek and upscale, with an enormous raw and drinks bar to boot. Enjoy various seafood dishes accompanied by beers on tap with friends and coworkers.