For more than 25 years everyone has been welcomed at Babes of Carytown! This lesbian-owned hangout features a nice outdoor deck and a spacious volleyball court for those warmer months, along with a variety of food choices. Looking for fun? Babes of Carytown has everything from a King and Queen Drag Show on the 4th [...]
Celebrating 10 years in Richmond, nightlife begins and ends at Barcode. The bar boasts a fantastic outdoor patio for the summertime. Open 7 days a week year-round, Barcode provides great food and drinks and promotes a comfortable and friendly atmosphere for Richmond’s LGBTQ Community. Never a cover. Join us for daily lunch and dinner specials [...]
Bobette is an authentic French Bistro serving comfort food using local ingredients in Richmond’s historic Shockoe Slip. Voted Top 10 by Richmond Times Dispatch and Richmond Magazine’s Best 25. Featuring French classic and modern daily specials. Extensive French wine list. Bar Bites. Unique cocktails. Private parties, catering and take out. Hours Mon: 5:00 pm – [...]
Capital Ale House Downtown is conveniently located within walking distance of Brown’s Island, Tredegar Iron Works, Center Stage, the National, the Richmond Ballet, the Richmond Coliseum and of course, the Virginia State Capitol Building and General Assembly. Free parking is available all day on weekends and after 4 pm on weekdays in the 3rd & Cary [...]
Cary St. Cafe features casual lunch, dinner and weekend brunch as well as live entertainment nightly, including karaoke, live bands and an old-time jam on Sunday afternoons. CSC also delivers food, beer, champagne, wine and cigarettes! Although not gay-owned, this venue plays host to a pretty large gay clientele.
Chez Foushee offers lunch and carry-out weekdays, as well as dinner every Friday and Saturday. Our menus change seasonally with an emphasis on fresh, local and sustainable ingredients. On site catering is available Monday – Thursday for private dinner and cocktail parties. Semi-private dining is offered on Friday and Saturday evenings. Please inquire about full-service [...]
From Nate’s Taco Truck to your plate, Don’t Look Back has the best comfort food anyone could ask for. Featuring craft beer on tap and an extensive tequila selection, it’s easy to find the right beverage to pair with your freshly made tacos. With an intimate bar setting, a relaxing lounge area and a laid-back [...]
A private club with goth tendencies, Fall Out offers its members access to special themed events with a range of music genres spinning each night. Themes afford members the opportunity to explore their creativity—week to week, one can expect to see members sporting anything from the most unconventional superhero costumes, to the scantiest, sexiest skivvies.
Coffeeshop by morning. Luncheonette by day with beer and wine through the night. On the corner of Park & Meadow in the Fan, Garnett’s serves a selection of classic sandwiches and homemade desserts. Step into the past when you step into this retro cafe. Hours Coffee Shop open Monday thru Sunday, 7 a.m. – 11 [...]
Godfrey’s serves the downtown Richmond area. The bartenders serve drinks with a wink, and the managers are out there enjoying the scene with you. They provide fast service, awesome beverages, midnight snacks and fierce late-night drag shows as well as a fabulous drag brunch on Sundays. Check out their Signature Event Nights: Every Wednesday College [...]
You’re in good company at Ipanema Café. With enticing vegetarian, vegan, and yes, even omnivore offerings, Ipanema offers something for everyone—serving brunch, lunch, and dinner. Great for date night or family night; try anything with the vegan chorizo! Visit us in the heart of VCU for lunch Monday – Friday, 11 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. [...]
A good mix of people where all are friendly and welcoming. Owner and skilled bartender Mac McCormack, also the owner of The Whisky on Robinson, is known to be very generous. This place welcomes the queers, fags, lezzies and straight. There’s always a place at the table. Come thirsty and hungry as the pours are [...]
What some have called a hidden gem, this little know sushi bar located in quaint Petersburg, Virginia is most certainly worth the trip out of downtown Richmond. Whether it’s kebab, sushi rolls, burgers, wings, crab dip, or fried banana for dessert, Wabi-Sabi has it all. Great music and a pub-like atmosphere also make it the [...]