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Tarrant's Cafe

1 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220-4212
+1 804-225-0035
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (91 reviews)
“eggplant stack” (13 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, Pizza, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220-4212
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was extremely happy with service even while it was very busy and we were a large group to accommodate. All the dishes were delicious and we had a few who had alot of special requests for preparations.

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Love the brunch! Corned beef Benedict great! Chicken and waffle was fantastic, and oh my the cinnamon rolls!

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When in Rome ... Had southern fried chicken and was not disappointed in either crispness or volume. A bit salty, but still a nice classic dish. Excellent array of local beers.

Thank jeff6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The setting is nice and the server was friendly, but unfortunately this does not make up for the average food and overpriced drinks.

Thank MatAK25
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They were able to seat our party of 6 on a Saturday night with about a 40 min wait (without reservations). Bartender was great while we were waiting. We had 2 apps: buffalo cauliflower bites, friend green tomatoes and both were tasty. I had a...More

Thank Lynn D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are so many great options on the menu. If you're looking for a place to satisfy a group with diverse tastes, try Tarrant's. They do take reservations and sometimes have await if you don't have them

Thank Oliver1313
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had reservations, arrived early and were seated immediately . Very pleasant staff, we felt rushed. We thought the food was just average, nothing special. We were disappointed and will not return

Thank mschabs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In an up-and-coming neighborhood, this trendy, old-timey restaurant was fun to visit. Unfortunately, at Sunday brunch time our orders were very slow at appearing and when they did finally arrive, the portions were puny for the price. "home fries" were a few homemade potato chips....More

Thank Susie R G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All of the staff greeted us with a smile and a warm welcome. That was nice. The place is small, but nicely decorated. We sat at the bar, so the service was a bit slower than sitting at a table, but still attentive to our...More

Thank stevevw31
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What was once a delightful addition to a reawakening downtown scene has morphed into the "go to" place for family events with average food. While Tarrant's will not disappoint the customer with middling expectations, the foodie or searcher for a more unique experience is better...More

Thank James D
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Questions & Answers
Chuck J
30 May 2017|
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Response from Rita M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, actually they do. There is a dining private area in the back of the Broad Street restaurant. I believe that the Three Chopt Road location has private dining areas.
Janice S
21 February 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth K | Property representative |
We do deliver! You can even buy gems ftcards online and email them to the lucky couple! Go to Our website to buy one or come in person to Tarrants Cafe, Tarrants West and Maxs on Broad! Thanks so much!
26 December 2016|
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Response from UniqueTraveler70 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Please call them and ask!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220-4212
    (N. Foushee)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-225-0035
  • E-mail
Tarrant's Cafe is situated in the Richmond Old and Historic District. It was an important corner bringing drugstore services to nearby residents for over eighty years spanning the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. 130 years later this building is bringing neighborhood service to Richmond’s community with an upscale but affordable restaurant: Tarrants Cafe.
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