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Magpie - CLOSED

1301 West Leigh Street, Richmond, VA 23220
+1 804-269-0023
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
1 Sep 2015
“This spot had a very loyal following; too bad they had to close.”
22 Aug 2015
“Good food, terrible service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1301 West Leigh Street, Richmond, VA 23220
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Reviewed 19 May 2015

Magpie is a very small corner eatery with a very knowledgeable serving staff. Menu options are limited but reflect seasonal choices. Proportions are small to medium for entrees. There are also tapas size options if you want to sample two or more offerings. I had...More

Thank jklynn1
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

What a great meal! We sat at the bar. Everything was inventive without being pretentious. The staff was knowledgeable and clearly enjoyed their work. Bravo!

Thank Eelvander
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

Just go....Sorry, just make a reservation and go. Inventive, attentive and delicious. The flavor combinations in both the food and our cocktails were unique and wonderful.

Thank Linda V
Reviewed 10 May 2015

I met the owner of this restaurant when she visited my bookstore and told her the next time we were in Richmond we would look her up - I am so glad we did. We went there for Sunday Brunch and it was soooo good....More

Thank Dave T
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Went there on a recent Friday and we were lucky to get a seat at the bar. He had the venison with smoked carrot puree, pistachio, wild mushrooms, root beer reduction and I had the rabbit with collard greens and red peas. Both were so...More

Thank Foodhead_11
Reviewed 17 March 2015

We visited Magpie on a Monday night which is probably not the best night to eat out...... Our daughter & her husband had been there a few weeks ago and loved it so my husband, myself and our daughter had dinner there. The venison was...More

2  Thank jarlandjohn
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Actually been here for both Brunch and Dinner so consolidate review but our brunch was excellent, impressed by decor and coziness of the place. Nice bar as well. Would recommend reservations always as only about 30 plus seats including the bar. Very eclectic brunch menu...More

1  Thank jrhaynie
Reviewed 26 February 2015

We had dinner last night at Magpie. We had the best dinner we have had since our trip to France. Magpie is an intimate restaurant , easy to have a conversation with your dinning partner. Our food was wonderful, the taste was a fabulous and...More

1  Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 16 February 2015

My husband discovered the Magpie after reading about it on Richmond.com. so we decided to try it out for our valentines dinner. Being the more conservative eater I was concerned I could find something to my taste as the menu features rabbit, venison and duck....More

2  Thank rmhptr
Reviewed 26 January 2015 via mobile

Based upon TripReview rating my family and I decided upon what we thought would be a late lunch as many restaurants are closed on Sunday's in Richmond or they don't open until ~ 5:00 pm. Very neat "Old Richmond" country house feel, neat & clean...More

Thank Michael L
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1301 West Leigh Street, Richmond, VA 23220
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-269-0023
  • E-mail
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