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Star-lite Dining & Lounge

2600 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220 (Formerly Star-Lite)
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Ranked #345 of 1,387 Restaurants in Richmond
Price range: $0 - $20
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Description: It‘s Star-lite now, and hopefully forever. But this location was originally home to Soble‘s and his famous burgers from 1987 to 2000. Devil‘s Kitchen was next (but only for a little while) and then we took over in late 2001. Ever since, 2600 West Main Street has been Star-lite . . . just the way we like it. As a tribute, we still offer the famous "Soble‘s burger" and of course — if it ain‘t broke, don‘t fix it — we‘ve kept the neighborhood bar atmosphere that‘s kept this place so popular in the Fan for decades.
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English first
Norfolk, Virginia
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291 reviews 291 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Appears to have all the desired adult beverages but chief asset is great booths out on a busy corner with huge windows and open air vistas. Lunch was reasonable and generous. Potato salad was terrific. Chicken salad was okay. Service was attentive. Day or night thus puts you in amongst an active and pleasant urban experience. Open air dining appears... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This was today (7/13) a Sunday.. No wait, no big crowd, it was perfect! Sat on the porch and Cindi was out server. Im a restaurant manager at a private country club so I have an eye for details. It was so clean! All condiments were clean and no sticky mess (unlike many fan dives). The food came out and... More 

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Chesterfield, Virginia, USA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

With fried jalapeño slices, spicy aioli & pepper Jack cheese, this burger might have turned some fans of RVA Burger Week 2014 away. I'm SO glad I made a stop here to enjoy this creative burger; it was my favorite! H.O.T. = Hopefully On The... menu for good!

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Kingsville, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The menu is overwhelming with all of the wonderful comfort and global food offered. You can eat inside the historical pub-like atmosphere or the breezy outside café-style area. I had their Cuban sandwich which I asked if it could be in a wrap and was accommodated. The sandwich was WONDERFUL, but huge so I could only eat half. Knowing that... More 

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Leesburg, Virginia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

My husband and I were in town for Arts in the Park and came across Starlight on our way. We stopped in for a quick bite and ended up with a great breakfast. My husband had the "I can't make up my mind" plate which had a bit of all his favorite breakfast foods. He said it was all good... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

When traveling I always try to check out the local spots and this is definitely a popular one for those in this area (called "The Fan"). It's fun just to go grab a drink, meet new people, and hang out. Besides that, I wouldn't expect much more. It looks a little outdated, the food is nothing to brag about... all... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Star-Lite was a star when it first opened, but over the years, it has suffered fatigue. The servers and bar tenders are great, but the restaurant, especially the food, needs an update and the building needs an overhaul. It's a fine place to go to for drinks and sandwiches and noshes, but don't expect anything remarkable. I go occasionally for... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

Always a popular brunch spot, I've eaten dinner here a couple of times and it was tasty. Also a fun bar at night!

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Greenville, North Carolina
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2011

The lovely tattooed ladies of the Star-Lite feed us delicious food - French Dip with coleslaw (tasty, not too much mayo) and Reuben. The service was very good and the staff was great. But the best part of the cake pop delivered to us when the check came. They were AMAZING! YUMMY!!

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Richmond, Virginia
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128 reviews 128 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2011

Decent bar food, great laid back bar in The Fan....with relaxes atmosphere!

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Additional Information about Star-lite Dining & Lounge

Address: 2600 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220 (Formerly Star-Lite)
Phone Number: 8042542667
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: American

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