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Fat Dragon Chinese Kitchen and Bar

1200 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23230-4520
+1 804-354-9888
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1200 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23230-4520
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My first trip to this place on the Boulevard. We got there around 1 pm on a Thursday and were seated immediately. Started off with a Buskey cider, my companion had a Three Notch'd watermelon beer - both were refreshing on a hot day. We...More

Thank 99barbarajm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would love to return to this restaurant because the food has so much flavor but it also has an intolerable amount of oil in its preparation. I went once and will not return ... and I live only a few blocks away!More

Thank julie s
Christopher S, Public Relations Manager at Fat Dragon Chinese Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Obviously we only want to our guests to have an amazing experience and one that they walk away from remembering fondly. We dropped the ball during your visit and we are very sorry. We strive to improve our consistency and quality every day. We’re sorry...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not your typical takeout Chinese restaurant. The food tastes great and is reasonably priced. The wantons in the wanton soup are handmade and the broth is flavorful. The beef in the basil beef is tender and well-portioned to the mushrooms/vegetables. Best time to...More

Thank Remi L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent food with hefty portions. They accommodate both mild or spicy palettes for all dinning types. Reasonably priced in a fun friendly atmosphere.

Thank chrislythgoe777
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed lunch here with my daughter. I had the Garlic Chicken with broccoli. Lunch time was a good time to eat. Not very busy, we had to park on the street which appeared limited.

Thank Laura S
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

We are here after a recommendation from the hotel. There was a bit of a wait, but now we understand why. Great food, and we will be back next time.

Thank mstrausz
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

In Scott’s Addition area visiting for business a couple days ago, I decided to visit the #1 Chinese Restaurant in RVA?!? General Impression: 1. Nice and cool atmosphere! 2.I was greeted only at the bar by the bartender. 3. Before I even sat down I...More

Thank Food_crit1c
Christopher S, Public Relations Manager at Fat Dragon Chinese Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

First of all. We’re so sorry that we took so long to respond. Trip advisor has a way of bearing reviews that we just don’t see for a long time. We appreciate your feedback. Obviously we only went to our guest to have an amazing...More

Reviewed February 3, 2018

I have longed for a good bowl of soup all winter.My friend and I stumbled upon the Fat Dragon Kitchen and Bar. We had a couple of cold libations and upon the suggestion of our waitress we tried the Noodle Soup.It came loaded with the...More

Thank glynr34
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

Fat Dragon is not quite what I expected, but very good. First, the ambiance is more one of “millennial watering hole” than anything Asian. That is not a bad thing, just a surprise. The service was excellent, and since my son and I were there...More

Thank JA M
Reviewed January 11, 2018

Fat Dragon is located nor far from our children’s home. They have taken us there several times. The selection of beer is great as is the food. Spring rolls are excellent as is every shrimp dish I’ve had. Casual atmosphere and children are welcome. Highly...More

Thank mountain14er
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We are not open on Christmas day. We will be open Christmas Eve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $25
Meals
Drinks, Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23230-4520
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-354-9888
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