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Gus' Italian Cafe and Sports Bar

7358 Bell Creek Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23111
(804) 730-9620
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Ranked #39 of 103 Restaurants in Mechanicsville
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Seafood, Steakhouse, Ice Cream
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King William, Virginia
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146 reviews 146 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I've had Pizza from East to West coast. Of my top 3, the 1st 2 are coal burning. Pepe's(New Haven) & Grimaldi's( NYC). But my all time favorite is by far Gus'. Tucked away in Mechanicsville, Va. Perfect thin crust, lots of sauce & plenty of toppings. Move over NY. Their spaghetti with meat sauce, meatballs, and baked cheese is... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The menu selection is Pub style, but the cooking is great. I love the seafood there and is always great. We have been there several times and never disappointed. The food taste fresh and a lot better then some of the national chains you can pick.

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Richmond, Virginia
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I enjoy supporting local establishments but please save your $$$ and don't go here. I ordered a blackened tuna dad and my boyfriend ordered the lasagna. But before addressing the food, lets start at the door. There was not a hostess to greet us. We looked at a menu while waiting and to thought about a chancing... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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90 reviews 90 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

This is one of our favorite spots. The baked lasagna is my favorite, the salads are always crisp and fresh with homemade dressings. The garlic bread is always good. The staff is attentive and the atmosphere offers a place to enjoy a family get-together or a quiet dinner of conversation and good food.

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Richmond, Virginia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2012

I sat on the bar side (by choice) and had a pretty good experience. We ordered a pizza and baked spaghetti, both of which were really good. I thought the pizza was a little over priced ($16.50 for a medium two topping), but it was good and decent sized so it was not terrible. The pasta was well priced. There... More 

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144 reviews 144 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

This is a neighborhood establishment where 'everyone knows your name, and is located on Bell Creek Road in Mechanicsville. It has a casual atmoshpere where first time customers feel relaxed. It's divided into two areas - the wait staff, bartenders, and patrons are friendly in the Sports Bar - the wait staff are friendly and helpful in the restuarnt. They... More 

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Mechanicsville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

I read this one review and it was not good, so I decided to try it and see for myself.. Well it was great the food the people were very nice, prices not bad.. So it just goes to show you that someone might have some hidden agenda or maybe some kind of beef with someone there who knows. You... More 

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New Kent
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

Gus's has been delivering consistent quality and service for over 20 years. I love the jerks that expect the same for a $20 dinner that they do for a $100 dinner but they probably complain no matter where they go! Gus's has great italian food and outstanding pizza! The bar is large and very friendly which strangers quickly find out... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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113 reviews 113 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

Arrived for lunch at 1 PM. Two parties in the restaurant including our party of 4. Waiter offered us 1 menu for 4 people and said he'd be back with more menus. By the time he returned -- maybe 10-15 minutes later, all 4 of us had shared the menu and decided on our order. We finally got our lunch... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2011 via mobile

Everytime my family and friends go there we have a woundful time. We have always get great service friendly staff n all aspects.The food is amazing pizza are out of this world and so are all the great home made pasta dishes....if u are a neighborhood patron you will know all about the everyday chats and fun with the best... More 

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Additional Information about Gus' Italian Cafe and Sports Bar

Address: 7358 Bell Creek Rd, Mechanicsville, VA 23111
Phone Number: (804) 730-9620
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Mechanicsville
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian, Seafood, Steakhouse, Ice Cream

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