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Sidewalk Cafe

) #293 of 1,268 Restaurants in Richmond $$ - $$$ American,
2101 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220-4527
+1 804-358-0645
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
“gyros” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
2101 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220-4527
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

Thank elenajones17
Reviewed 15 June 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 29 May 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 6 May 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 28 April 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 5 April 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 11 May 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
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

And even bigger portions!! This place probably gets passed up to often but if you want an awesome burger or a great sandwich. Don't pass this place up!!

1  Thank BobkBob
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Late Saturday night and you want good food, eclectic people, and great conversation? This is the place to be ANY day of the week.

Thank Brian E
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Sidewalk is a Richmond institution. Tiny and dark inside but lively and tasty with huge portions and a wide-ranging menu. Their food is never thrown together. Weekend brunch can become a total dance party with the awesome barkeep knowing just when to turn up the...More

Thank LizY121
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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
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:30 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
09:30 - 02:00
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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