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Balkan Richmond

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner


European, Eastern European
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed May 2, 2019

An almost-hidden jewel with a unique style of food: European, but all it's own. Lepinja bread served fresh and hot.

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed March 12, 2019

Hidden in a strip mall next to Papa Johns, but don't miss this wonderful restaurant. The staff is friendly and the service is excellent! Most importantly, the food is outstanding! Two of us enjoyed the Mixed Grill with several different meats and chicken that were...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank phil753
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

I had been once before for lunch and had the burger (which is excellent). This time we went for dinner and I had there version of a cheesesteak sandwich (also excellent, very filling, tasty and satisfying). The bake their own bread which is delicious and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018

Lived in Italy 3 years and traveled though eastern Europe. The taste of the food we had for lunch was so authentic. great cevapi sandwich-bread perfectly done as well as the sausage

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed June 3, 2018

Wish we lived closer bc there were so many dishes I wanted to try! We got the Hungarian Goulash and it was very yummy! It came with mashed potatoes and bread. We were so full so we didn't get dessert, but again, there were a...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

I went for the burger since it was highlighted in Richmond Magazine. It was worth it! Perfectly seasoned and great grilled taste. The bun was excellent. The fries were fair—next time I’ll try the Balkan potatoes. There was a kind of roasted red pepper dip...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed January 26, 2018

We recently visited Balkan Restaurant which is located in a small strip shopping center on Patterson Avenue in the western part of Henrico County. The somewhat narrow space is far from fancy but appeared clean. A long table had been set up for our group....More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank John G
Reviewed January 4, 2018

Small not well known restaurant. In a small strip mall. Cozy, friendly, family run, casual, great food and service. Mostly meats, but a few options for vegetarians. No liquor license.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Debi K
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Exceptional value, exceptional service, wonderful experience. The mixed grill was terrific. One of us is low carb and they accommodated this without any fuss. We will be back!

Date of visit: December 2017
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Reviewed December 2, 2017

We had a Groupon so decided to try out some new cuisine. This was a very nice place with excellent food. We had the combination plate for two. It had grilled veggies and several meats (chicken, beef, sausage and lamb). For a side dish we...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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