Comfort Suites At Virginia Center Commons
10601 Telegraph Road
Glen Allen, VA 23059
Phone: (804) 262-2000
Fax: (804) 612-3262
Bars & Cafes
Bob your head to live music on weekends while you gorge on delectable American fare riddled with dollops of Southern flavor and feisty techniques. Iron House Restaurant is a quaint little restaurant that offers good food with a laid back flair to it. The decor is minimalistic with comfortable seating. Service is efficient and always around to help. Iron Horse also boasts of a wine selection that would impress any wine enthusiast.
For delicious American food and a plethora of drinks, ranging from beers to cocktails, be sure to check out Toast in the Richmond area. This restaurant is everything a successful eatery should be - the food is scrumptious, the service is excellent and the prices are affordable. For the appetizer, be sure to try the Polenta corn dogs, which are made with ketchup and barbecue aioli. The crab mac n cheese and Cuban Reuben with sweet potato tots are definite favorites for entrees and the desserts offered are changing every day, so you'll never get bored. With selections ranging from sandwiches to salads and burgers, stop by Toast for a great meal in a sleek, contemporary setting.
Hardywood Park Brewery is a 12,000 square foot brewery located in the historic German brewing district in Richmond. From a large range of European lagers and ales to brews that draw inspiration from American and Virginian styles, this Brewery has it all. There is a never a dull moment at Hardywood Park - there is a tasting room, food trucks, live music and the occasional festival offered. If you'd like, you can even book to host private parties or events.
Stella's is very serious about the Mediterranean and Greek cuisine that they serve up - hence the supreme quality of the food and service. Located in Richmond, near West End, Stella's is always popping with people - seated at the various tables, bathed in warm lighting, or around the full bar that the restaurant has to offer, with a variety of beers and cocktails. Take friends or coworkers out to try the following favorites: the fried kalamari, Pastichio - spiced aromatic ground beef, fat noodles, all topped with grated cheese - and the classic Greek salad, sprinkled with feta cheese.
Phil's has been serving drinks and good food since the 1930s. Not too far from Windsor Farms, Richmond's most elegant neighborhood, this restaurant is a great place to stop for drinks while shopping or touring museums. It is also a fun place to unwind after work. Try a vodka limeade, Phil's signature drink. Burgers and sandwiches are served with crunchy onion rings or crispy, light fries. You will feel very comfortable eating or drinking in this Richmond landmark.
Bandito's Burrito Lounge is Richmond's go-to place for sports bars and healthier Mexican food - also known as Mexi-Cali cuisine. The menu consists of a wide array of burritos - with shredded beef, chicken or pork, plus many more fillings - as well as wraps, bowls, soups and salads. Settle down with the classic tacos and order a brew or two while watching a sports game with friends. If you are not into sports, simply enjoy the food and bob your head to the live music offered on Sundays or sing along during Karaoke Wednesdays.
A great combination of a concert venue, a bar and a contemporary American eatery, The Tin Pan can be found on Quioccasin Road, in Tuckahoe. Named for the revolutionary group of musicians who quite debatable founded American music as it is today (Tin Pan Alley) the creative venue hosts a plethora of live music acts almost all week. While the menu represents modern American cuisines and the bar program incorporates classic and creative cocktails, the event schedule here showcases up-and-coming local talent as well touring bands and artists from all over the country.
Cabo's looks quiet and quaint but this place hums each night with great live music. Enjoy delicious food while listening to blues, pop or classic rock played by popular local musicians. Appetizers include a lobster and crab cake with watercress and wasabi-lime mayonnaise or delicate shrimp and foie gras wontons over Asian slaw with citrus sauce. Entrees like Seared Sea Scallops with Celeriac Puree and Rosemary and Garlic Roasted Rack of Lamb with Spiced Yogurt Sauce will delight your taste buds and give you the strength you need to do a little dancing after dinner! Cabo's Corner Bistro is open from Tuesday to Saturday from 5pm onwards.
Step down below the sidewalk into the Fan District's coziest casual spot. This friendly, corner restaurant and bar offers filling sandwiches, light appetizers and cheezy pizzas and the specialty is homemade bread. Choicca's is a dark, quiet place. The clientele is a mixture of students and professionals.
A neighborhood tradition in the historic Fan district, the Strawberry Street Cafe is the ideal place to stop when touring the area or visiting the nearby Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Art students from Virginia Commonwealth University regularly draw master studies in colored chalk on boards hanging around the restaurant. Window seating provides a lovely view of the historic Fan district. The bathtub salad bar, which greets you as you walk in the door, is the most creatively presented (and most delicious) in the city. Vintage wine from the Cafe's award winning list is available by the glass.
The camel in the desert of Richmond is in fact a space for a myriad of activities to take place. The camel offers space for art, meetings for corporates or for events. The place also serves food and you can grab a bite of san fran pannini or a pesto pizza. The Camel is also rented out for community events and many fund raisers for causes have taken place here.
Burger fanatics in Richmond will swoon over Burger Bach, a New Zealand-inspired gastronomical pub that serves gourmet burgers and a variety of drinks. Don't miss out on the Aucklander - a burger consisting of avocado relish, mayonnaise, uncured bacon, cheese and mixed greens - or the East Coast, which also features uncured bacon and blueberry chipotle BBQ sauce. The best part is that their beef and other animal products are from New Zealand, where the animals are humanely treated and raised eating natural grass. If you want to take your friends or family out for an environmentally friendly yet delicious meal, Burger Bach is the place for you.