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F.W. Sullivan's

2401 West Main Street, Richmond, VA
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Ranked #778 of 1,275 restaurants in Richmond
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Late Night
Most recent review
- Jul 7, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
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16 reviews from our community

25% Recommend
Rating summary
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  • English first
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English first
Richmond, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 NEW

The service at this place is absolutely abysmal. I have repeatedly given this place (the Haxall location) additional chances, and have continuously been disappointed. The service is so bad, it's almost contemptuous. I have waited forever for my food to come, I have had waiters dump plates off on our table and run away without returning (while I had to... More

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Richmond, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Food isn't bad.. The place is in a good location and the restaurant itself has good seating inside or out. The servers here are questionable... One young blonde girl I've had was really attentive. Others seem half drunk.

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White Stone, Virginia, United States
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

F.W. Sullivan's new location on the canal in downtown Richmond opened about three months ago. I recently met two partners there for lunch. We were promptly seated and our drink orders taken. Shortly thereafter our lunch orders were taken, two club sandwiches and a tuna melt. FORTY minutes later the sandwiches arrived. The tuna melt was OK but the club... More

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Richmond, Virginia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

So you don't know me (obviously), but I'm a nice, normal fellow who's not too picky at all. I'm also someone who doesn't take time to write reviews like this, ummmmm, ever. Seriously, ever. But when you have an experience as bad as ours, you have to do something, right? We went with some work folks for lunch. [I guess... More

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

I always look forward to trying a new spot for my birthday dinner with family. I chose Sullivan's based on their extensive online menu, which I imagine most folks do these days. Upon arrival I was extremely disappointed to find out that the real menu is nothing like it reads online with FAR fewer choices than I was expecting. I'm... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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45 reviews 45 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

I was missing walking to the pub and enjoying the ales from england... fortunately the fan area in Richmond has those kind of pubs where u get the feel.... Sullivan's was my spot in Richmond for the very short tenure of mine... I loved the ales and the food too. The crab dip was one of the best I have... More

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Richmond, VA
5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013 via mobile

My friends ad i went here for drinks and lunch after the 10k. Servers took 20 minutes to take our drink orders. Once taken, they were extremely rude. Our food took n hour and 45 minutes to come out...we forgot we ordered food...terrible pace, staff and service. People need to be fired here.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013 via mobile

What a horrible resturant with horrible service! The people that work there would rather entertain their their friends than take care of locals that thrive the business. I recommend NEVER GOING!

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Petersburg, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Sullivan's has such a friendly waitstaff that is willing to explain their dishes, accommodate any special needs and serve up some delicious food. A favorite of mine is Shrimp and Grits. The macaroni and cheese is homemade and is fantastic. This is a relaxed bar type setting wtih booths and tables for dinner. Great neighborhood establishment. I guarantee you won't... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012 via mobile

Really enjoyed the food! Has outdoor seating. However, it becomes a college drinking spot just about 8p. The restaurant pulls up all the tables from outside to become a drinking bar. I do recommend this place, just be aware of amposhire!

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