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821 Bakery Cafe

821 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23220-5403
+1 804-649-1042
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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08:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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821 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23220-5403
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11 - 20 of 80 reviews

Reviewed 22 August 2016

The menu selection is great and we loved that they serve breakfast @ 3:00 p.m. I had the breakfast burrito with rosemary potatoes and it was very tasty. My husband was loving the French toast with choc chips. The place is cozy. Didn't have to...More

1  Thank LishaRVA
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Great family spot! The kids had pancakes and ate every bite. I had French toast and also ate it up! Good vegan options - the tofu vegan breakfast burrito that my husband ordered was tasty. His potatoes were really good. Funky, comfortable, colorful atmosphere. Would...More

1  Thank Mamacjo
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We stopped in here for breakfast and were not disappointed. The selection is great, the place is funky, and our waitress gave us lots of suggestions for places to visit in the area. I only wish we could have come back for lunch and dinner....More

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We came to 821 after walking out of another local eatery where the service was very rude. At 821 we were promptly greeted with a smile, pleasantries and a menu. I had an omelet with fresh fruit. My companion had something with a small salad....More

1  Thank Diva0614
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

I think I liked almost everything about this place. It was inexpensive and light food. It wasnt greasy either and the food comes out fairly quick. I got the beef chilli, the turkey croissant and the nutella stuffed banana french toast. The food was pretty...More

Thank Gladwin G
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

A budget friendly locale, but come with a big appetite. The food is good and the servers are polite and prompt. The restaurant has had to overcome the challenge of a small building, so be prepared to get to know the three hairy hipster guys...More

1  Thank alex C
Reviewed 18 May 2016

After touring the historic Hollywood Cemetery for a couple of hours, my group of four was looking for a nearby restaurant for a quick lunch before hitting the road to travel back home. Luckily, we decided to give this cafe a try because of its...More

1  Thank CharlesEliot
Reviewed 10 May 2016

We were getting ready to see the Lion King at the Altria Theater and were running short on time. We needed somewhere close and quick. Pulled up Yelp, and BAM 821 Cafe it is! The weather was nice so we sat out on the patio....More

1  Thank OliviaJ91
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Restaurant close to VCU. College hang out with good food at a reasonable price. Three egg omelet bacon, mushroom, spinach, onions and Brie was fantastic. Fruit was fresh. Club sandwich was piled with meat. Fresh chips were good; however almost burnt they could have taken...More

1  Thank E9
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Met my VCU student here for lunch. Very crowded at noon so we sat at the bar. Bartender very friendly and attentive. Ordered Billy Philly and 821 Club Sub. Bread fresh and sandwiches very big. Could have split a sandwich between the two of us....More

Thank LT T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 821 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23220-5403
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-649-1042
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