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Millie's

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2603 E Main St, Richmond, VA 23223-7849
+1 804-643-5512
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Richmond, Virginia
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120 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A small group of us, 4, decided to have breakfast at Millie's on Sunday before a local festival. We didn't do reservations so we had a small wait. The place was packed and there were quite a few people waiting. Once inside, we had a decent server / waitress who took our order and seemed to be fairly pleasant. I... More 

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Thank M B
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111 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is off the charts tasty! Went for brunch on the weekend. Luckily, early enough, when we came in there were 3 parties ahead of us waiting for a table , when we left the place was mobbed. Not surprising as everything we sampled was delicious. I had a crab and eggs enchilada, which was amazing and a lemon... More 

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Thank Yael T
Lelystad, The Netherlands
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had a wonderful dinner with my daughter here this evening. We are on a college trip found Millie's on Trip Advisor and were not disappointed! Great food at a reasonable price in a funky diner. Our waitress, Jamie, forgot to bring me a beer and, despite my protests, she removed our drinks from the bill. All together a great... More 

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Thank Malelt
Indianapolis, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at millies. We were seated immediately and Amy took out order right away. Amy offered great menu suggestions. She was prompt and friendly. Will definitely recommend and return when in Richmond. Great walk back to the hotel on the river walk. Enjoyed a nice three course meal during restaurant week.

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Thank Noah L
Richmond, Virginia
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55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Many time diner at Millies. The place in not much to look at and often a wait is in the cards but the food is always good and never boring.

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Thank OneJImHeywood
Richmond, Virginia
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Experience was excellent in every way. The food was awesome (as always), as was the service (thank you, Rebecca). The ambience was comfortably interesting and therefore right down my alley. I have been eating at Millie's ever since it opened. It has always been great but in my view it's better than ever.

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Thank Bill W
Rock Hill, South Carolina
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed March 29, 2017

We visit Richmond regularly and always try a new and different venue for meals. We did not have a reservation, but were able to sit @ the bar, which was a great introduction to this wonderful establishment. Our dinner was AMAZING. I ordered the Pan seared Rockfish Torchon with celery root, guanciale, sage, sauteed dandelion greens & gooseberries. It was... More 

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Thank Christina H
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59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

A journey through the state on highway 95 and we decided to make a stop for a bit at Millie's. from a throwback atmosphere to a decent selection of offerings Millie's was average at best. The Bloody Mary was lackluster but the BLT was pretty decent. The outside dining patio was nothing special either and the bathrooms were subpar. Not... More 

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Thank Matt B
Gloucester, Virginia
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed March 17, 2017

In Richmond, if I want to treat my friends, family, or the most snooty epicure to a great meal - I take them to Millie's Diner. I'm not sure why Millie's is referred to as a "diner" - the cuisine is far superior than any true diner I've visited. But, regardless of how you categorize the establishment - the food... More 

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Thank Major_Rage
San Francisco, California
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed March 14, 2017

We were the first people in at 5:30 for the evening shift, found the place to be fairly small but quite inviting, appreciate the fact that all the cooking happens in plain view and the cooks were having fun. The staff was good and reasonably personable, did spend more time assembling and joking with each other instead of paying attention... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2603 E Main St, Richmond, VA 23223-7849
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-643-5512

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