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Sunday Champagne Brunch at the Jefferson Hotel

101 W Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23220-5009
+1 804-649-4609
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
00:00 - 23:59 Hours
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
101 W Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23220-5009
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Service and food were phenomenal. Had been a while (many years). If you want to go, reserve well in advance and don't try for one of the holiday brunches.

Thank Beth L
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We had a birthday Sunday Brunch this past weekend with our son and his wife and friends from out of town. All I can say is it was outstanding! If you want a special occasion place to go this is it. The hot food was...More

Thank Barbie S
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I have been 3 times. On an average Sunday the prices are very reasonable for full buffet and unlimited champagne brunch. Never disappoints! However the prices go up on Holidays. So if you plan on spending a Special Day i.e. Christmas, Easter, Mother's Day. Reservations...More

Thank marrasan
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Extensive, expensive and excellent. Selection from breakfast staples, fresh oysters on half shell, smoked salmon, fish, pork, chicken dishes, prime rib. Oh, they did have some vegetables, I think. And dessert. All washed down with champagne, OJ, coffee, tea, etc. Plan for an hour and...More

1  Thank JS-VA
Reviewed 3 December 2017

My wife and I had reservations for 1pm but the staff was very disorganized and we weren't seated until 1:15 (a concern as we had to check out by 3). Most of the food was really good but there were some items that were over...More

Thank KerryLDS
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Although I really enjoyed the ambiance and the setting, i did not appreciate the quality of snacks offered. The menu I list all these exotic tea (im a huge tea drinker and have tried tea in 34 different countries) but their tea tastes like regular...More

1  Thank Joojooki
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

A culinary and architectural experience Come starving and leave full Extensive buffet , dessert menu and champane till u say enough!!! U need to reserve at least 2-4 weeks ahead esp around the holidays

1  Thank Tempusfugit2015
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Wow--sumptuous and beautiful and delicious in GRAND surroundings!! So many choices--plan carefully so you don't run out of room--and save room for the carving station!

Thank gayhayward
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The brunch was very good but we were expecting to be blown away and we weren't. That said, we are picky. We've been fortunate to have a few excellent over-the-top brunches. The brunch at Stein Ericksen Lodge in Park City comes to mind. It was...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This is a huge buffet with breakfast and lunch/dinner items and beautiful desserts. Everything is well-prepared and elegantly presented. Almost anything you would want to eat is there. There is such a wide range of choices and it is so beautiful, but the important thing...More

Thank ferjill
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19 May 2018|
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Response from marrasan | Reviewed this property |
On normal Sundays it is around $40 but special occasions like Christmas, the price goes up to $60! But it is pretty amazing!
Stephen O
7 October 2015|
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Response from Charlotte G | Reviewed this property |
Folks appeared to be wearing their Sunday best but no jacket or tie required for the men. I took a shower!
15 March 2015|
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Response from Leonard Z | Reviewed this property |
That's correct. Call early during the week to get the desired time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 W Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23220-5009
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-649-4609
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  • This restaurant is at The Jefferson Hotel
Sunday Champagne Brunch at The Jefferson is a Richmond tradition. Each week our chef creates a menu to feature Virginia’s best seasonal ingredients. Brunch is served in the Rotunda lobby with seating at the bottom of the Grand Staircase and around the Mezzanine. Advance reservations are required.
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