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2 N Meadow St, Richmond, VA 23220-4524
804-355-9919
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5:00 pm - 11:15 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:15 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 20
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Wonderful neighborhood restaurant!

Enjoyed meeting friends here for a wonderful meal. The portions are large so we easily split the beet salad with goat cheese. My husband had the scallops which he loved and I had the duck breast with port and portobello mushrooms! Outstanding! Only one server for the night so she was a little... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 29, 2014
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Richmond, VA
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St. Brelade, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I am visiting from the Channel Islands.My sister and I went there Sunday night (Easter), and what an excellent place. The food is fresh, well seasoned, and so tasty. The atmosphere is wonderful, and the booths are comfortable. Tara, our waitress, was charming, efficient, and full of sound advice. Bacchus is very reasonably priced, and portions are generous. Go there.

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Richmond, VA
Top Contributor
116 reviews 116 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Enjoyed meeting friends here for a wonderful meal. The portions are large so we easily split the beet salad with goat cheese. My husband had the scallops which he loved and I had the duck breast with port and portobello mushrooms! Outstanding! Only one server for the night so she was a little hectic.

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Mass.
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85 reviews 85 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

with a daily special list of seafood, steak and new American. Lively crowd, huge portions. You won't regret dining there. Casual and reasonably priced. Excellent wait staff

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Stamford, Connecticut
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Very much a casual neighborhood feel to Bacchus, but with a much more interesting and upscale menu than you would expect. Reasonably priced and great service from a very engaging staff. It's also a comfortable place to dine alone or have a drink at the bar.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I had dinner at this restaurant and ordered the scallops. The dish had a funny after taste and the fish tasted undercooked. I sent it back with the server and asked that she has her manager check on it. I did not ask for anything instead, I was going to eat my side dishes and my leftover appetizer. A minute... More 

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Chesterfield, Virginia
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122 reviews 122 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We had never been to this restaurant so decided to try it during Restaurant Review. Participating restaurants normally offer 3 apps, 3 to 5 entrees and 3 desserts but Bacchus had about a dozen app choices! We had an excellent server (Tara) and the kitchen was very quick -- yes, it was Restaurant Week and they wanted to keep the... More 

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VA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

My wife and I went to Bacchus based on friends recommendation. We went on a Saturday evening, the restaurant was full (which is always a good sign) but we had made reservations. The atmosphere would suit just about any age group. It is a busy place. The service was great. The menu is huge with many appetizing dishes. Nice wine... More 

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Sterling, Virginia
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237 reviews 237 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Our party of 4 had varied interests but each enjoyed our meals. The chicken livers and calamari were served without breading....MUCH preferred to the way others prepare food. The duck breast was delicious, pasta was outstanding, mussels, a usual favorite. We had a great experience here. Two of the 4 in the party are local and visit often. The other... More 

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Farmville, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I have eaten here three times in the last year. The first two times were fabulous -- great service, delicious pasta. I ate there tonight with 3 other people and no one thought their food was better than average. My dinner was terrible -- the white pizza and the pasta were super salty. I shouldn't have kept eating it. But,... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We eat out at least 3 times a week and have eaten in many different cities all over the world. Bacchus absolutely has the best food in Richmond. They are innovative and there is a huge selection. The atmosphere is just perfect, eclectic, various age groups and just all around perfect. They do not follow the "trendy" new restaurants in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 N Meadow St, Richmond, VA 23220-4524
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: 804-355-9919

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30
  • Cuisine: Italian, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:15 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:15 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?