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McCormack's Whisky Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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204 N Robinson St, Richmond, VA 23220-4019
+1 804-740-4000
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Richmond, Virginia
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

We were there for a business dinner on a Friday night, and the we were the only patrons in the restaurant from 6-10pm. The restaurant was very well designed, and it looks stunning. The food was good, and there were a unique variety to pick from . The adluh grits were AMAZING. Service was attentive was good too. Just a... More 

Thank JasonC1833
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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178 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

We found this place on Trip Advisor. We were in Richmond for the night and wanted someplace unique to have a couple of drinks with dinner. Little did we know that the whiskey menu would be 12 pages long. Our server who was also one of the bartenders gave us some great suggestions for unique manhattans. We had the brisket... More 

Thank MW196
Clayton, New Jersey
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

You won't regret it! The food is great and the atmosphere is even better! Let the bartender make you something random. You will love it

Thank Sylvia R
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250 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Just go! I have been here twice and the Big Whiskey Grill once. I prefer this location and the food is out of this world. One of those places I put at the top of my list as best meals ever while traveling for business.

Thank jdog99
Crewe, Virginia
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2016

I went here with a friend to get some Pappy's 20 year. The Pappy's was great and the food was actually pretty good. The service was abysmal. We waited about 40 minutes for food. Once we got the food, we never saw our serer again until it was time to pay. We had to skip dessert due to time constraints.... More 

Thank Brad F
Fallon, Nevada
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016

Had a great meal with outstanding service. Their scotch and beer selection beats everywhere that I've seen in the city. The shrimp / bacon / artichoke dip really tasted great, though we wanted to save some room for entrees. I had the bison and chorizo meatloaf, which was awesome. Girlfriend had crab cakes, which also did very well. My only... More 

Thank Chris R
Richmond, VA
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2016

We decided to try this place on a week night. We walked in and I'm not sure if some workers didn't come in, but the host was also our waiter who was also the bartender who was also the busboy. He was very hardworking and personable and made good drink and food recommendations. We really enjoyed the fried oyster appetizer... More 

Thank altonite
Chester, Virginia
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 26, 2016

My husband, a friend of ours, and I went here for the first time recently during a slow time and had a great experience. We sat at the bar and talked to the bartender for most of the time we were there. He helped us pick some whiskeys to try by asking for a price range and what types we... More 

Thank Devyn K
Richmond, Virginia
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335 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2016

Went to the one that they have opened at Regency Square Mall. Got there at 11:30 prior to a basketball game to meet with friends. Not much of a crowd when we got there, but if they do not get good crowds in the evening then surely they will at some point once word gets out. For lunch it is... More 

Thank Clemente71
Richmond, Virginia
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78 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

Dropped in last night with a friend for dinner. Having recently started studying and appreciating bourbon, the selection was thrilling and overwhelming. The bartender (who also waited on us) was very knowledgeable and patient, and offered to pick based on some of my flavor preferences. He brought a bourbon I'd never heard of and I thoroughly enjoyed it. We had... More 

Thank Elizabeth R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 N Robinson St, Richmond, VA 23220-4019
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-740-4000

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