Comfort Inn Richmond Airport
5240 Arpt. Square Lane
Sandston, VA 23150
Phone: (804) 226-1800
Fax: (804) 226-0958
Boathouse at Rocketts Landing, situated near the beautiful bank of James River, is known for its premium seafood options. From salads and appetizers like Crab Puppies, sushi like Spicy Tuna and pizzas like Spicy Chipotle Shrimp, the menu has something to suit every palate. Their brunch menu, which is offered every Sunday from 10a to 2:30p, includes some sumptuous sandwiches, omelets and some entrees like Organic Vanilla Granola or Egg Benedict that give a great start to your lazy weekend. Boathouse at Rocketts Landing has an award winning wine list. Check website for an upcoming wine tasting event.
The Hill Cafe serves food that is a cut above the usual neighborhood restaurants. Located in historic Church Hill, site of some of Richmond's most beautiful restored homes, the cafe is convenient to the Poe Museum, St. John's Church and Shockoe Bottom. Dark wood and a beautiful bar area, create a plainly decorated but cosy environment with delicious food and a good selection of beer, wine and liquor. The barbecued ribs are exceptional.
WPA Bakery is a place those with a sweet tooth must visit. Along with coffee and hot chocolate, the bakery also has a variety of baked products like caneles, paquets, pastries, pies and cakes. Special orders for cakes, pies and cheesecakes are also taken by the bakery.
The Roosevelt, located in Richmond, is a restaurant that celebrates the food from the South in all of its delicious glory. Breakfast, dinner, brunch and drinks are available to guests in addition to an early bird menu from Tuesday to Fridays. Braised pork shoulders with a side of cheese grits and catfish with creamed farro are definite favorites. One of the best parts about the restaurant is that they serve local wine and beer. Musky and woodsy, the interior of the restaurant gives off an old-timey, classy feel.
This quaint cafe, located on 25th Street, sells delicious baked goods, prepared in a wood-fired oven. They have a wide assortment of pastries sold that provide for a delicious accompaniment to their premium coffee. They favor the use of locally-produced ingredients, even with their coffee blends.
Originally all the way from New Zealand, this little restaurant sells scrumptious pies. You can get four filling pies for less than USD30. They sell both savory and sweet pies, with creative recipes like the Thai Green Curry Pie and the Mango Coconut Cream Pie. They also feature a vegetarian and vegan options.
Union Market RVA stocks some of the freshest produce in their grocery store. If you aren't convinced however, try some at the eatery. For less than USD10, you can get a wholesome sandwich and a healthy salad. They also have gluten-free and vegan options that you can avail of, as well as a special kid's menu. Just one look at the vibrant plate and you can be certain of the quality of the produce found here. With sides of garden-fresh veggies and hearty soups, the meals here are a dream come true for any health freak.
Millie's Diner is the delight and quintessential place to go for breakfast and brunch in Richmond. For brunch, order the Devil's Mess, which is an omelet with mild curry and spicy sausages. A corned beef sandwich is a guaranteed thumbs up for lunch, and there is even a dinner menu that features delectable dishes such as the herbed Cornish game hen and spicy shrimp. The staff is incredibly friendly and the atmosphere is perpetually cheerful against a backdrop of a charming interior. The space is a little small, but its entirely worth it for the delicious food offered.
A celebrated restaurant in Richmond, the Alamo BBQ is known to serve some of the most exceptional barbecue dishes in town. Located a stones throw away from downtown, this little restaurant serves freshly made delicacies like tacos, burritos, sandwiches and barbecue platters. Their signature beef brisket has won them many accolades, while continuing to be a favorite among customers. Alamo Cuban Sandwich, Texas Train Wreck and Texas Philly are some other crowd pleasers, which can be best enjoyed with soda or homemade drinks.
The first thing you'll notice about Patrick Henry's Pub & Grille is how friendly the staff is. But as you peruse the menu and take that first bite of perfectly seasoned Angus beef burger, you'll realize that this charming, casual dining restaurant/bar is something special. Located in the Patrick Henry Inn, a pre-Civil War inn which stands on Church Hill, visitors can stop by for a drink and bite to eat after visiting St. John's Church (where Patrick Henry gave his famous, "Give me liberty, or give me death," speech). Be sure to check out The Patrick Henry Burger, or build your own salad or pasta. Choose from a plethora of beers and enjoy conversations with friends.
Head to Tiki Bob's Cantina to unwind the right way after a hectic week. It has a little and the best of all. Quick delicious bites of American and Mexican cuisine, a moderate sized bar and the most enthusiastic yet relaxing atmosphere, make Tiki Bob's a favorite among the college crowd as well as young professionals. Live sports action and music videos on several T.V. screens, great music and a big dance floor have all the patrons grooving till late hours. Food and admission are inexpensive, so party on with no worry.
If you love a good barbecue or a nice rack of spare ribs smothered in smokey barbecue sauce, drop into Ronnie’s Ribs, Wings & Other Things. With a nice selection from Jumbo Wings to Beef Brisket that melts in the mouth, Ronnie's will have you fed-up and fulfilled in no time. Ronnie's is primarily a catering and delivery service, so call ahead to have your meal ready-to-go. You can even pick up your order from their other location, at 25th and Main.