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Sidewalk Cafe

2101 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220-4527
+1 804-358-0645
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“gyro” (3 reviews)
“nachos” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
2101 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220-4527
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Good food, efficient wait staff, noisy but interesting. The food selection was good. There was a happy hour and draft beer.

Thank Barbara P
Reviewed December 24, 2017

What a trip! We were staying down the street, visiting for Christmas, my husband, mother-in-law and I. We saw good reviews and tried it out on Christmas Eve morning, shortly after opening. The woman who seemed to own the place, but we found out later...More

Thank schussles
Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place to eat...I went with my sister , the atmosphere was very relaxing ...The waitress was a street heart she checked on us she kept a smile on her face ... She greeted her regular customers by their names... It was our first time...More

Thank Lavern M
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Really nice wait staff, gives free birthday shots, delicious brunch place but be prepared to wait for almost an hour.

Thank elenajones17
Reviewed June 15, 2017

En route back to DC from Raleigh, my friends and I decided to take a quick road trip break for a lunch stop in Richmond. I being from Miami and my friend who used to work in Richmond….she wouldn’t stop talking how I must try...More

Thank jetsetMar
Reviewed May 29, 2017

WOW...this place gets super packed and LOUD! I am from out of state and stopped in to meet up with some old friends!! Definitely a college crowd...line out the door...mimosas were GREAT, despite the crowd...service was excellent! I would go back!

Thank Maureen R
Reviewed May 6, 2017

Love this place! Three for dinner and a bottle of wine for under $75. Huge portions and everything was really good. Chicken fajita quesadilla, mussels in a creamy chipotle sauce, gyro with crispy onion rings...all excellent. Friday night was pretty busy and we were lucky...More

Thank Joel T
Reviewed April 28, 2017

My daughter and I were in town visiting the Univ of Richmond and came here for lunch on a student recommendation. Bar is a big part of the restaurant, and everyone here for lunch seemed to know each other. Portions were large, we had Mexican...More

Thank JenMBoston
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Popped in around 5:00pm on a weekday. Place was mostly empty. We ordered drinks & holy crap, we could taste only alcohol it was that freaking strong. Since we're not college aged, that's not what we're going for in a drink. The quantity of alcohol...More

Thank Kristen W
Reviewed May 11, 2016

I love coming here and it might be my favorite restaurant in Richmond! The food is amazing and it has a great atmosphere. It does get crowded so get there early, especially if you go for brunch! I always get their saganaki as an appetizer...More

Thank EscapeSeeker28
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
9:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
9:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2101 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220-4527
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-358-0645
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