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2603 E Main St, Richmond, VA 23223-7849
804 643 5512
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Ranked #32 of 1,385 Restaurants in Richmond
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
Sun 9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Diner, Contemporary
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
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English first
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Though I'd been for lunch a number of times and always enjoyed the food, this was a first dinner experience at Millies. Loved the dinner menu and ended up with their signature Thai Shrimp dish which featured great, crisp veggies, plenty of shrimp and spices that made the entire dish sparkle. Our wine choices made great pairings and the server... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014 via mobile

We found this place while searching for a breakfast joint. Located in the very hip tobacco row area of Richmond. Their brunch menu is pretty set and no changes to the menu are allowed. The green chile verde pork with pico de gallo fried eggs home fries and grits was absolutely delicious. Those were probably the best grits I have... More 

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Richmond, VA
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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 via mobile

We came to Millies after a crush to find availability at a restaurant post-Christmas. We've been to this place many times for brunch and were never let down, so thought we'd give dinner a whirl. We found the drink selection to be adequate, with a nice selection of wines and beers for a reasonable price. Additionally, our service was prompt... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Excellent laid-back place to hangout for a family brunch. My daughter loved the tableside jukebox. The egg scrambles are delicious and big. I shared mine with my daughter; it contained lobster, tomatoes, mushrooms, bacon, with a puff pastry layer. I tried the Hardywood Cream Ale, a Richmond brew.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This is an energetic place to go for brunch. The food is very good and the staff is adequate. They are not always the most accommodating but they try.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

My husband and I had no other information about this place other than a reference of our friends who live in Richmond. It was a slow night; there were only three other tables taken. The decor is unique and definitely shows character. The hostess was lukewarm with her greetings and her help with the jukebox. The server was quite knowledgeable... More 

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Hopewell, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

On Veterans Day my family took me to Millies. I know better than to order fish on a Tuesday in Richmond so ordered Lamb. The fellow at the next table had it and it looked great. Mine wasn't edible. After a long vigorous sawing with a steak knife a bite size piece could be had but couldn't be chewed by... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Millies is a great place to eat. Try their eggs Benedict Benny. Also their lobster dish looks great. Always the best place to have brunch in Richmond. The only negative is that you will have to wait. But all good things in life are worth waiting for

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Tappahannock, Virginia
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105 reviews 105 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Millie's is a one off experience. Luckily we knew our waitress from a previous life and we handled it all to great advantage. Amazing how the chefs manage in their small enclave in view of all the folks patiently waiting at tables for their delights to be served! Go early otherwise you may be in for a long wait. Order... More 

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North Carolina
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Visiting siblings for a weekend w/o kids. They took us here for brunch to cap off a really fun weekend. I loved every minute of it... sitting on someone's front steps sipping my blood mary that was basically forced on us so we would forget that we were waiting so long for a table... watching the kitchen turn out tons... More 

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Additional Information about Millie's

Address: 2603 E Main St, Richmond, VA 23223-7849
Phone Number: 804 643 5512
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: American, Diner, Contemporary

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