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Rappahannock Restaurant

320 E Grace St, Richmond, VA 23219-1718
+1 804-545-0565
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (167 reviews)
“paella” (27 reviews)
“caviar” (6 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
320 E Grace St, Richmond, VA 23219-1718
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

I've been there many times, always sit at the bar This place can get crowded, especially when something is going on downtown Good attentive service Fresh well prepared seafood is the best stuff here I'm a fan of the garlic soup and the wood grilled...More

Thank sd_amowat
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best restaurants in Richmond lunch or dinner. The seafood is exceptional! Bar scene amazing and waitstaff knowledgeable as well as helpful. Seafood is the main attraction with amazing oysters, shrimp and other offerings as well. It is difficult to make...More

Thank Maymay1
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Simply put this is a must restaurant if you love seafood and are visiting Richmond. Just 2 blocks from the Downtown Hilton (our go to hotel in the city) and the Downtown Marriott. Wife, daughters, son-in-law and yours truly had a wonderful evening. Alice was...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We were visiting Richmond to attend a concert on Friday night; this place was listed on the concert venue website along with three other options. I did some research and ended up making a reservation at Rappahannock. I am glad I did. The oysters were...More

Thank bodiKansas
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I was visiting Richmond for the first time with 2 friends. The three of us wondered past Rappahannoks and looking busy and with a good menu we walked in. There were no tables available for at least 40mins but we were directed to the adjoining...More

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in late & had dinner at the bar. First bartender made an "dealers choice" cocktail after I said I wanted a martini and was adventurous, it was spot on. Oyster product knowledge was very good & the oysters were delicious. Octopus appetizer was so...More

Thank Dakine13
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Best bartender ever...Paul!!! The drinks were so good! Tuna tartar is a must! Oysters good too. Great ambience here. Try the English Highball!!!

Thank blanquita79
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

I walked into this restaurant and got seated at the bar quickly. The staff was very nice and friendly. I ordered 6 oysters, a salad and 2 beers. The beer was cold and the food was great. I gave this place 4 stars because of...More

Thank Kenny W
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

When my boyfriend and I went the first time, about a month ago, we were grabbing a little lunch and some qt before we both headed out of town separately. He was off to Atlanta for work and I was off to see my sisters...More

Thank Charity W
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

It was a pleasant dinner with colleagues. Good fish especially the dish with the sweet potatoe, really tasty and the wish was awesome. The design of the restaurant is pleasant, a bit dark in the evening to give some inthimacy. Nice for a romantic dinner....More

Thank Bimbafragola
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Questions & Answers
Mary Lou S
2 March 2017|
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Response from Micky O | Reviewed this property |
Last time i was there, I saw no mention of Happy Hour specials.
Mary Lou S
28 February 2017|
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Response from nitenite | Reviewed this property |
Yes park around the corner
James B
28 August 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth B | Reviewed this property |
I do not kno as we ordered drinks from their bar And had no reason to ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 E Grace St, Richmond, VA 23219-1718
    (4th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Stop 1052 on the GRTC bus line.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-545-0565
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