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2527 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220-4427
+1 804-358-4370
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“hanger steak” (5 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
2527 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220-4427
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Local neighborhood restaurant/bar was very festively decorated, and it was a chilly evening. So, we opted for burgers. Everything was yummy, as usual, and the place was crowded. I guess you would say Helen's reputation keeps us coming back!

Thank loist51
Reviewed 14 December 2017

My daughter has dined at Helen's with her boyfriend many times, liked the food, and wanted us to visit. We arrived at our reservation time, and we were seated immediately. That was the best part of the evening. Our waitress/bartender was not attentive and didn't...More

Thank Doug_Reighley
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We had a very nice dining experience here on a quiet weeknight. The friendly staff was attentive without being intrusive. Our food choices were the rockfish and hanger steak. Both were very tasty. Plan to have a leisurely meal here; it is not fast food....More

Thank blondagain
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Delicious lentil soup, lamb meatballs, pork belly tacos and Gemini mushroom taco last evening prior to Altria show. The chefs are so creative in their pairing up ingredient. Love it!

Thank loist51
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

It's been around for a long time but this place still brings it every time. Good service, good food, good wine. Enjoyed it all...!

Thank rllaway
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Sat outside and watched world go by. Good vegan choices on menu and interesting beer menu. Wait staff was attentive.

Thank Trigger63
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is definitely a diamond in the rough! It is surrounded by more popular bars and its facade is very unassuming, but it is great! We got a Groupon and did a date night! It is high end food and atmosphere. All dishes were delicious...More

Thank RickySchu
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We dropped in on a Friday night and got a small table in the back. For the best seating make sure you make a reservation. The flavor of the meal and the pleasant service more than made up for the small table. The pork chop...More

Thank Casey C
Reviewed 25 April 2017

A group of friends and I had a 5:30 reservation at Helen's recently. The menu was fairly new (not, yet, updated on their website as of this writing), with scrumptious-sounding descriptions. All of my friends ordered Helen's Burger which I now wish I had ordered....More

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Cosy restaurant in a nice area of Richmond. The restaurant has been around for a long time and the interior is kept pretty much original which is a plus in these times of stream lined styled restaurants. The kitchen is by the seating so one...More

Thank hansvens
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
9:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2527 W Main St, Richmond, VA 23220-4427
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-358-4370
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