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Village Cafe

1001 W Grace St, Richmond, VA 23220-3610
804-353-8204
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Ranked #108 of 1,279 restaurants in Richmond
Price range: $0 - $10
Cuisines: American
Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

This diner is an eclectic mix of the old (wooden booths with coat hooks) and the new, funky wall art. The clientele appeared quite varied - maturer locals in addition to young adults. We were the only family but did not feel out of place. There is a varied menu and it is very reasonably priced. The food was well... More

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Have eaten here twice and always make a point to stop in when I am in Richmond. Food is cheap but amazing. The cheese fries are ridiculously good! The atmosphere is fun and the service is usually excellent. Don't forget to get a milkshake! It's one of the few places that doesn't just add chocolate syrup to vanilla ice cream... More

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Brookings, SD
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Very good food, a busy place. Excellent food selection, service & atmosphere excellent. Reasonable prices, great selection of beer. I had Stromboli it was very good and filling. Parking was the onlynbig issue.

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

While visiting my son in VCU, we had a dinner with a large group of friends. Service was quick, courteous and efficient. Good choices of local breweries beers and vines, milk shakes are to die for! Big dinner for nine cost only $135! Highly recommend!

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Rochester, New York
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101 reviews 101 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This has become a regular stopping point in Richmond since I discovered it a couple of years ago. It has great atmosphere and consistently good service. The prices are very reasonable for the amount of food. Drinks are served in small pitchers. My usual meal is either a calzone or stromboli, both of which are excellent. The calzone crust is... More

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Taipei, Taiwan
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58 reviews 58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Actually that's probably one of my friend's favorite places to eat,so she took me here while I visited her in Richmond. We got pasta and spaghetti! The portion was really big and I loved their bread and salad! Crunchy vegetables and good dressing! The spaghetti was not that good. The sauce was just okay.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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89 reviews 89 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

The village cafe is another place featured on Triple D. Parking is a bit tough, but it is located on the outer fringe of Virginia Commonwealth U. 1st I was impressed with the architectural detail of the walls and the quality of wood used for the benches of the booths. Simply amazing. The batter dipped onion rings are out of... More

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014 via mobile

DDD location , claim to fame is onion rings and stuffed pizza. Onion rings very greasy but sweet tasting. Stuffed pizza, calzone great value for price. Service was excellent. Atmosphere was great and clean! Would go back again but not order fried food. Great pulled pork and coleslaw. Calzone, stuffed pizza was HUGE ! Very good.

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San Isidro, Costa Rica
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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Couple of old friends, never been to this city before, came across this place without reading any reviews. Saturday night, not too late. Music was loud, people in area we sat in louder. We had a good meal for a reasonable price. Companion was surprised that breakfast served all day and ordered an omelett. It was what sounded good to... More

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Jupiter, Florida
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61 reviews 61 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

This is another place we can now check off of our Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives list. Went for Breakfast and was not disappointed. Great selection and prices for the meal. Really good coffee! Had a great short conversation with the bartender when we came in (about where our car was parked). Loved the old style booths and the staff was... More

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