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2232 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220-4433
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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60 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

The vegan hostess was so helpful in pointing out what we should order. Everything was so good, especially the tater tots. Small and loud, but lots of fun with great food!

Thank choosevegan
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

The hostess and waitress made it very clear that our group of 8 attending on Karaoke night was nothing but an inconvenience. We sat for 20 min as our waitress watched us make eye contact and flag her down as she ignored. Will not come again.

Thank Panhellenic E
Richmond, Virginia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

Loved the noodle bowls. Perfect spices and seasonings! Will be back soon! The atmosphere is fun and the service was decent. The sushi was also good.

Thank robinm9186
Chesterfield, Virginia
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468 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

Gotta say, the bucket of tater tots was awesome, as well as the dipping sauce, and they give you a ton. But everything else (except the beer!) was pretty average at best. My wife had the spicy thai chicken, which wasn't spicy, and I had the teriyaki chicken sandwich, which was as thin as a McDonalds hamburger. The sushi we... More 

Thank mike b
New York City, New York
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75 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

I like this place, my spouse LOVES this place. A diverse menu with plenty of vegetarian options.....tater tots, sashimi, sake?!

Thank broosontheloos
Clifton, Virginia
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103 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2016

Mothers Day found us at Sticky Rice in the VCU area of the Fan District in Richmond. I have never had TATER TOTS as an appetizer ! I have now ! Absolutely fantastic with tiger sauce. It was a fantastic place to have lunch ! The atmosphere is so much fun and the wait staff is very friendly and offers... More 

Thank Deb S
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55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Horrible health inspections and have been on the restaurant report on NBC 12. Terribly crowed, rude staff, food was gross and stale... Not a reason to ever go back!!!

Thank Thomas N
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

I live in Richmond, VA, and go to college at VCU. All of my friends and I love Sticky Rice because 1) It's afforable 2) It's good food 3) IT'S AFFORABLE. They have Happy Hours on food! Also the vibe is so unique, families and college students alike can be there and enjoy themselves. Also can't miss kareoke night!

Thank PacksLight
Richmond, Virginia
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2016

I am from Florida and used to getting good fresh Sushi, so this is by far the worst Sushi experience ever. I would give it zero stars if I could. The restaurant was small, not well light and not clean. The service was horrible. We walked in and waited for a waitress, but that took forever. When one did finally... More 

Thank tsl1b
Richmond, Va
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121 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2015

I have always loved the place for lunch. The food is fresh and delicious and all the workers are friendly. The food is not overpriced and the portions are above average.

Thank svencat

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $25
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2232 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220-4433
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: 804-358-7870

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