Highest-rated restaurants in Richmond, according to Tripadvisor

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June 15, 2022
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Highest-rated restaurants in Richmond, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated restaurants in Richmond using rankings from Tripadvisor. These restaurants range from fast food powerhouses to local hot spots.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven’t been to yet.

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#30. Bottoms Up

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (535 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1700 Dock St, Richmond, VA 23223-6942
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#29. Shagbark

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (188 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 4901 Libbie Mill East Blvd Ste 175, Richmond, VA 23230-2430
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#28. The Hard Shell

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (398 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1411 E Cary St, Richmond, VA 23219-4249
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#27. The Daily Kitchen & Bar

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (466 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2934 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3516
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#26. Mellow Mushroom Richmond - Carytown

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (255 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bar, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3012 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221
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#25. La Grotta Ristorante

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (352 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 529 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23219-1809
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#24. The Roosevelt

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (235 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 623 N 25th St, Richmond, VA 23223-6537
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#23. Rappahannock Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (443 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 320 E Grace St, Richmond, VA 23219-1718
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#22. Max's on Broad

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (479 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: $$ - $$$
- Price: not available
- Address: 305 Brook Rd At the Maggie Walker Historical Plaza, Richmond, VA 23220-4224
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#21. Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurants

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (429 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Wine Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 8005 International Drive, Richmond, VA 23233-1005
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#20. Can Can Brasserie

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (1,052 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: French, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 3120 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221-3504
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#19. Kuba-Kuba

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (501 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Caribbean, Latin
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1601 Park Ave, Richmond, VA 23220-2908
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#18. Secret Sandwich Society

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (187 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 501 E Grace St, Richmond, VA 23219-1839
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#17. The Tobacco Company Restaurant

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (1,148 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1201 E Cary St, Richmond, VA 23219-4115
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#16. Tarrant's Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,503 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Steakhouse, Pizza
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220-4212
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#15. Maggiano's - Richmond

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (501 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 11800 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23233-1064
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#14. Croaker's Spot Restaurants

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (361 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1020 Hull St, Richmond, VA 23224-4072
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#13. Bookbinder's Seafood & Steakhouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (298 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Seafood
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 2306 E Cary St, Richmond, VA 23223-7822
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#12. Amuse Restaurant VMFA

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (291 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 200 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220-4007
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#11. Texas de Brazil

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (352 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 11800 West Broad Street Ste 1092, Richmond, VA 23233
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#10. Julep's New Southern Cuisine

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (344 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 420 E Grace St, Richmond, VA 23219-1912
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#9. HogsHead Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (537 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Barbecue, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 9503 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23294-5350
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#8. Millie's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (430 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Contemporary
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2603 E Main St, Richmond, VA 23223-7849
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#7. Lunch Supper

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (518 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1213 Summit Ave # 1215, Richmond, VA 23230-4707
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#6. The Grapevine Greek & Italian Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (294 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 11055 Three Chopt Rd, Richmond, VA 23233-2023
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#5. Mama J's Kitchen

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (877 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 415 N 1st St, Richmond, VA 23219-1701
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#4. Perly's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (634 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Deli
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 111 E Grace St, Richmond, VA 23219-1741
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#3. Stella's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (515 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1012 Lafayette St, Richmond, VA 23221-1142
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#2. Lemaire Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (768 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Contemporary
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 101 W Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23220-5009
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#1. L'Opossum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (317 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: French, American
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 626 China St Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA 23220-6217
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