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L'Opossum

626 China St, Richmond, VA 23220-6217
+1 804-918-6028
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
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CUISINES
French, American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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626 China St, Richmond, VA 23220-6217
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small, crowded, noisy restaurant has wonderful food. Reservations are definitely recommended! The menu offers a tempting variety of dishes and the three entrees we got were not a disappointment. The three of us wound up with Portabello Big Mac, Filet Mignon of Beef "Swellington"...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Found this restaurant on the top 25 restaurants in Richmond and they didn’t disappoint one bit. The interior is beautifully appointed and cozy. From the lovely fused glass lamp lighting to the small ironwork pieces, to the fun artwork. Seating is comfortable. Our server...More

Thank Karin D
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

I was in a business trip and we ended up here by a recommendation from a partner and what a great experience we had. Great food, awesome staff and the barman had really good suggestions

Thank Ricardo A
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a special dining experience, this is the place for you. The food and the wait staff is extraordinarily.

Thank Richmond23233
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I go to L'Opossum whenever I get the chance. This is the hippest spot in Richmond. The food and service are excellent. The atmosphere is very classy and chic. It's worth it!

Thank Carmen D
Reviewed 21 September 2018

I'd been hoping to get to eat here for some time, and I finally had the opportunity last night, Thursday. I was by myself, and I walked in at 7 or so and was invited to the bar with no wait. The barkeep was a...More

Thank Yorkriver
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Loved this restaurant.....from the decor, to the music, the food, the service.....simply a wonderful place to relax and have a great dining experience. The playlist just puts you in the mood to enjoy a great meal....not too loud...just at the right volume. The food was...More

Thank TravelnowNewYork
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Wow. Don't allow negative reviews keep you away from this establishment. I read a lot about this restaurant prior to going. I cannot speak to the negative experiences. I can only provide my experience. We had the Caesar Salad and foie gras as appetizers and...More

Thank aliceinchains1971
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Lovely dinner but it is expensive. Cocktails are really unique, the dinner delicious and dessert decadent. The food is rich so be prepared to take a bit to enjoy the dinner -

Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This is our FAVORITE restaurant not only in Richmond, but among many, many restaurants we've dined over the long length of our travelling around North America. After some few years of knowing about the place and great number of visits we surrely can say: you'll...More

1  Thank pyatachok
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277adelaides
15 August 2018|
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Response from GweeE | Reviewed this property |
Almost always you need to make reservations in advance.
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Kelly B
17 January 2017|
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Response from Robin J | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. And my guess is that if there were not something to accommodate you on the menu that night that the chef would create something. For my part, I had lamb with white beans and swiss chard....so, yes, mine was... More
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jbjones35
21 December 2016|
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Response from Gina S | Reviewed this property |
They open at 5. Make sure to make a reservation!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 626 China St, Richmond, VA 23220-6217
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-918-6028
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