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The Roosevelt

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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The Seersucker
Maker's mark bourbon, housemade sweet tea syrup, angostura bitters and charred lemon cube
The Clawhammer
Four roses small batch bourbon, aperol, sweet vermouth and fig jam
Kentucky 75Mm (Aka the Rhinestone Cowboy)
Bernheim wheat whiskey, pecan sugar, fresh lemon and sparkling wine
The Virgil Cane
Ron matusalem aged rum, cinzano vermouth, ramazzotti, angostura and spanish bitters
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Brunch
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Met a group of guys here for a casual business dinner. Small place. Limited menu. Good food and service. The wings appetizer was especially good. My only comment is that the parking is very limited. If you live nearby (and the restaurant is kind of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TommyJ20
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I recommend this restaurant. It was great. I went with one other person and we had enough time to have a drink at the bar before dinner and it was delicious. Their cocktails are worth a visit to this spot. I had the steak it...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank imawoogirl
Reviewed 24 August 2018

We were in RVA as a little couples getaway from our kids. One of the older ones actually lives in RVA and was moving to the Church Hill neighborhood where this restaurant is. She said it was a good choice and we figured we could...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

After reading many reviews I settled on the Roosevelt as we were staying in a lovely Victorian house in Church Hill and it was walking distance. I made reservations weeks in advance but earlier than we wanted as my requested time was full..when that time...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Chris H
Reviewed 14 June 2018

We had a nice dinner here. The service was quite good and the meals were both tasty. We loved the setting and the neighborhood. It was a very relaxing evening.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank jlmVirginia
Reviewed 14 June 2018

I went here for the first time recently. We had tickets to see Jackson Browne and wanted to go out to eat prior to the show, and we thought this would be the place to go. The Service was a little off with our primary...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Dudleys
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Ate Sunday brunch here and sat at the bar. Bartender and staff were very friendly and understood service. Drinks were well made and the food was very good. After lunch we took a short stroll up to St. John's church where Patrick Henery gave the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank geauxtomountains2
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Ate here last night for a birthday celebration. I couldn't have asked for a better experience. I am grateful to live in a town that is becoming increasingly recognized for the quality chefs and restaurateurs. We had lovely cocktails and incredibly executed food. The wings...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank aliceinchains1971
Reviewed 4 June 2018

This is a former (1880-1920) retail space on a corner in Church Hill. Very nice décor, old wooden floors, comfortable substantial wooden chairs. About 10 seats at bar and DR seats approx. 45. High old tin ceiling so noise level when full bit high but...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank M C
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff. The service was good. Food was good. Scallops were ok. Parking first come first served on street. Would go back to eat there.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 510ROBERTC510
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25 April 2018|
Response from kamikazekiddo | Reviewed this property |
On street. Depending on day of the week your search could be short or long. Neighborhood is fine;so I'd be "ok" with parking a block away and not being able to see my car. Place us worth going around the block a... More
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Response from 979charliea | Reviewed this property |
Everything from business to jeans and hip shirts. Casual atmosphere with awesome food and potent potables!
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