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Forest Restaurant

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5057 Forest Hill Ave, Richmond, VA 23225-3147
804-233-1940
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8:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 am
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Passed by here several times and finally stopped in with my girlfriend to grab a late night snack. We split a cheesesteak that was absolutely fantastic and tater tots that were golden and crispy. Prices are very fair and service was great. Didn't get raped in the parking lot either so it gets 5 stars from me!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2009

Friendly enough staff, and they try to make you welcome. THIS IS A SMOKING CAMP; we had swerious trouble breathing, even in the [outdoor] "non-smoking" annex. Food was good, not THAT expensive, but it's too smoky to enjoy.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2008

Too smokey

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2008

A true dive restaurant. The food is fair. The bar is very, very small and very, very smokey. If you enjoy being in a cigarette while it's smoked you've found heaven.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8
Cuisine
American
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5057 Forest Hill Ave, Richmond, VA 23225-3147
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: 804-233-1940

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?