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1213 Summit Ave, Richmond, VA 23230-4707
09:00 - 22:00
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Mon 09:00 - 15:00
Tue - Fri 09:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 22:00
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes Lunch is small. It serves breakfast, lunch and dinner but they have a sister restaurant next door named Supper that is bigger and can handle larger groups. Supper serves lunch and dinner. At Lunch we started with the pimento cheese and cracklins. The pimento cheese has pickles and ham mixed in. It was fabulous. I haven't had many cracklins... More 

Thank K-M_LoveTraveling
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Quick service, delicious meals, nice setting. Made a couple of visits and will return soon. Recommend highly for casual dining.

Thank takli99
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is pretty small but it is very nice inside and they have a outdoor patio if you choose so. The menu was pretty diverse. I seen everything from crab cakes to veggie burgers. Had a really good beer (IPA) at the bar. Bar tender was attentive. I ordered the beef burger with pulled pork and BBQ sauce. It... More 

Thank chris w
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119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

I will say that Ive always had excellent meals at "Supper" but I've had a few "just ok" meals at Lunch. The space is very small, so expect a wait at normal lunch times. It might be the smaller portions lunch gives you.. now I know it's lunch, but the sandwiches I've ordered have been a tad small. That being... More 

Thank The~PuRa~VIdA~
Virginia, USA
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83 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

The family visited mid-morning for brunch. The place pretty small and was very crowded and loud. However we only waited a few minutes to be seated at a long communal table with other guests. We ordered various breakfast specialties, and they were all outstanding, and large portions too. We split a couple of deserts after the meal, and they too... More 

Thank Jerone V
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128 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I had a grilled veggie sandwich that was amazing! The veggies were cooked perfectly with pesto sauce. My friend had the roast beef sandwich she said was divine. Would definitely go here again. The restaurant is tiny so go early or plan on waiting

Thank Susan C
Harrisonburg, Virginia
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

I don't know why this is so highly rated. The food was good but just average. It is very crowded and the service is slow. My chair is small and sort of sloped so I kept slipping off. Kind of a young, hipster place, if that's your thing.

Thank Tyria
Charlotte, North Carolina
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28 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

One of my colleagues invited several of us for lunch after telling us how great it was. Everyone enjoyed their sandwiches. My southern pride BLT was fantastic. The crab cake sandwich was huge. I highly recommend this restaurant. My Richmond colleague says that she has enjoyed the food on every visit.

Thank Lynn P
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

After visiting another restaurant in the same chain recently, this is a far cry from the first visit. Staff was very friendly and courteous, food was great, and manager made numerous rounds checking on all patrons. Will definitely be back again.

Thank Thomas D
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35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food and service. Very comfortable atmosphere. We sat at the bar, the wait staff was friendly and attentive without being overbearing. The bartender gave my husband a sampling of all the local brews on tap and told us where we could go find them. The owner was friendly and had a great understanding of food allergies and dietary restrictions.... More 

Thank cait g

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1213 Summit Ave, Richmond, VA 23230-4707
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?