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Grandstaff & Stein Book Sellers

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PRICE RANGE
$5 - $30
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American, Seafood
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Dinner, Late Night, Drinks

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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Shhh..... I was born and raised in Richmond, but currently live in Maryland. There are so many new restaurants in the city that I am always pleased when I can find a hidden gem. My sister-in-law told us about Grandstaff and Stein Booksellers. I’m so...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 3littleone3
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

What a way to enter a restaurant! If you want to eat here, you need to know the password to enter into the dining room. The experience is awesome, the atmosphere is great and the food is good. We had lunch, ordered sandwiches. The crabcake...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ADW04
Reviewed June 22, 2018

We went here to celebrate my 60th birthday last week. Aside from a little snafu about the reservation, which they fixed immediately, the whole experience was awesome! We went online and got the password and were welcomed right in! Our server, Oliver, was attentive and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank EastCoasterAylett
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

We took my daughter, several of her friends, and several of our friends here for her 24th birthday. We thought it was going to be a cool place. The coolest part of the whole experience was going through the bookcase. The staff was rude and...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Maria_Guidry
Reviewed March 15, 2018

How fun is this place? A ton. You need a password to get in. Thankfully we got some hints from the gatekeeper and the teenagers we were with guessed it (and learned something cool about 1920's slang too!) We stopped in for dessert and it...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Rachel W
Reviewed February 14, 2018

We had Valentine's Day dinner and really enjoyed the food.Our party had the steak, scallops and pork shank. The portions were perfect size and everything was cooked very well. Our server was very attentive and friendly. The cocktails were good- not many places these days...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Mary M
Reviewed January 3, 2018

The coolest thing about this place is the front entrance and the concept! Who doesn't love a Speak-easy in the Prohibition era!? Alas, the fun ended at the front door. The server was very sweet but totally ignorant in all the ways waitstaff should be...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Tonia P
Reviewed November 13, 2017

Wanted to try somewhere a little different while we were visiting Richmond. The Speakeasy concept with a password and hidden door and the inside atmosphere was great. We were waited on promptly. I ordered the shrimp and andouille pasta and my wife ordered crab cakes....More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank adamseyes3
Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

Stop after a business conference and staff was obviously more concerned with themselves than us, food was good but because the server and bartender were more interested in there friends than us we just left

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank dbarbados
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Small group of us (six) stopped in for dinner, we were greeted and seated quickly with menus provided. Then our server disappeared for a long time. Finally we were able to place our drink and food order. Since we had so much time, we placed...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank John W
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I would say so matched with a nice shirt.
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