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River City Diner 17th Street Farmers Market

) #187 of 1,268 Restaurants in Richmond $ American, , Cafe
7 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
+1 804-644-9418
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“hash browns” (5 reviews)
“grits” (5 reviews)
“rueben” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
7 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great old fashioned diner in downtown Richmond next to the Farmer's Market . My husband had the rueben and I had the cobb salad. Both were delicious. Our waitess Julia was kind and attentive. Next time I want to sit on the upper level and...More

Thank Q4058ZPlindaf
Reviewed 26 March 2017

This place is crazy...and I do mean crazy "good". We sat up on the balcony and had the cat bird seat...we could look down in the kitchen and I can tell you first hand that the cooks knew exactly what they were doing. The meals...More

Thank AEP97
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Home visiting the RVA and have to take my guy to my favorite breakfast spot in Richmond. The crab cakes and eggs are fantastic. House make crab cakes were perfect, lotsa crab, little filler. Dave, our server, was on it the entire meal. My guy...More

Thank Tgriff3
Reviewed 28 February 2017

If your a breakfast person,this is the place to go in Richmond,until I visit again and find a better place.Fast friendly service,good prices,good coffee,huge pancakes with real fruit in them,not fruit gooo plopped on top of them like some places.Nice selection of omelettes and other...More

Thank BruceG614
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We were waiting for our daughter,s train to arrive & wanted a quick breakfast Went River City diner and not only did they help us quickly, the food was delicious. Good omelettes & bacon & coffee was good too! Hope to go again when we...More

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 19 January 2017

My daughter lives in Richmond, a nurse at VCU. She and her friends are regulars here for breakfast after work. Went with her when we visited. Not a pretentious place, quaint. Good home cooked food. Everyone very friendly and helpful.

Thank flyingchicken1963
Reviewed 26 November 2016

I stopped off at this place in my last day in Richmond, Virginia, and was in a bit of a flap, having missed my Megabus, and not sure how to get to my next destination in Philly. The waitress who took my order was EXTREMELY...More

Thank onlyinstruggle
Reviewed 21 November 2016

This is a place like non other. The breakfast menu is simple and the food is excellent. Atmosphere is urban. Eclectic patrons.

Thank Henry R
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We went for breakfast and expected a wait since it was Sunday morning. We were seated with 15 minutes and 15 minutes later, our order was taken. After about 1 hour and 15 minutes, still no food, told it was being cooked because of an...More

Thank Denise G
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I would have to say this is one of the best diners I've been to. They have lots to choose from with it all being standard diner food. They are open until 3am on the weekend which makes it a local favorite after hitting the...More

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 N 17th St, Richmond, VA 23219-3607
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-644-9418
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