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Positive Vibe Cafe

$$ - $$$American, ,
2825 Hathaway Rd # 23225, Richmond, VA 23225-1725
+1 804-560-9622
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  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2825 Hathaway Rd # 23225, Richmond, VA 23225-1725
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

The food is very good. The purpose and vision is amazing. We were rested at the door by a young man in a wheel chair who is a part of the training program for disabled youth. The young man was friendly and had a huge...More

Thank Micky O
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Family members had told me about the wonderful concept that is the essence of the "Vibe" and almost simultaneously said "And, the food is VERY good" So off we went to what was an enjoyable experience and an very good meal . From our initial...More

Thank Farmme
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Good food, great prices, great service. The restaurant employs and trains disabled individuals for the food service industry. Even better was how great the menu and the actual food was. We came across the restaurant by chance and would definitely recommend it. The Cuban sandwich...More

Thank TangoRVA
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Food was very good for a buffet. lots of choices to choose from. Staff was very friendly but service leaves little to be desired. Very Noble cause this restaurant helps many many people. Will be back for dinner.

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Just to reiterate, this is a business dedicated to training and employing people with disabilities in food services. That being said, my service was excellent every time I have eaten there. Also, every single bite of my food was delicious. They gave me an increased...More

Thank Doug H
Reviewed 18 January 2017

You want one of a kind restaurant? Give Max's Positive Vibe Café your lunch or dinner time! Garth Larcen and his son, Max, opened this as a teaching restaurant for very capable young adults with special needs to learn culinary and hospitality skills in an...More

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We were a group of 13, from teens to seniors, celebrating Christmas a week early. Our waitress Kia was terrific. She was very friendly and outgoing. One teen tried oysters for the first time. he didn't like them but others who shared his plate did....More

Thank Noreen B
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

If you live in or visiting Richmond you must experience Positive Vibe. It was started a number of years ago when the owner wanted to create a restaurant training experience for his special needs son, Max. I dine there each month with a group of...More

Thank Murray E
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I love Positive Vibe and always try to visit when I'm in town. I fully support their mission, but I go back for the food. They always have something interesting on the menu to try. The selection is diverse, with choices to satisfy everyone including...More

2  Thank CrankingChick
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We eat out a lot because we travel so much. This is by far the BEST restaurant we have visited in a long time. The food was superb. Chef Ernie Labrecque is a Food Artist. His presentations are so beautiful that you don't want to...More

Thank GranNan04
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2825 Hathaway Rd # 23225, Richmond, VA 23225-1725
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-560-9622
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