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AN ABBREVIATED GUIDE TO RICHMOND'S RESTAURANTS

Downtown

ALLIES AMERICAN GRILL: Conveniently located in the Richmond Marriott, 500 East Broad Street, 643-3400. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. The Grill's menu varies from steaks, salads, pastas, and sandwiches. Open 7 days a week.

PENNY LANE PUB & RESTAURANT: 207 North Seventh Street 780-1682. Open for lunch and dinner. Authentic British style pub known for fish and chips, steak and kidney pie, hearty fare.

BEAUREGARD'S THAI ROOM: 103 East Cary Street, 644-2328. Thai/American cuisine. Formal and casual dining. Lunch (Thai & American fare).

3rd STREET DINER: 218 East Main Street, 788-4750. Open 24 hours for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Basic fare in double-decker diner burgers, fries, daily specials and Greek specials. Breakfast served all day.

Historic Shockoe Bottom

BOTTOMS UP PIZZA: 1700 Dock Street; 644-4400. Gourmet Pizza. 2 open-air decks, voted best pizza 7 years running.

EUROPA: 1409 E. Cary Street, 643-0911. Mediterranean Cafe and Tapas bar. Open for lunch and dinner. Intimate private room available for rental

THE HARD SHELL: 1411 E. Cary Street, 644-5341. Open for lunch and dinner. Seafood. Seafood spot with lobster bar, steak, diverse menu.

METRO GRILL: 301 N. Robinson Street; 353-4453. Open for lunch and dinner. Southwestern and Creole. Swing and Jazz music

MUSSELDUCK'S: 411 N. Harrison Street; Seasonal/American fare. Open for lunch and dinner. Relaxed elegant atmosphere; exposed brick walls, hardwood floors, candlelight Specialties are pasta, seafood and vegetarian cuisine. Smoke free; showcase for local artists, blackboard wine list.

OLD ORIGINAL BOOKBINDERS: 2306 E. Cary St., 643-6900. Philadelphia's oldest and most renowned restaurant brings their legendary taste to Richmond.

RIVER CITY DINER: 1712 E. Main street; 644-9418. American. Diner Food with flair, breakfast anytime, closed Monday.

Shockoe Slip

LAGROTTA RESTAURANT: 12th and E. Cary Streets, 644-2466. Italian. Open for lunch and dinner. Voted "Best Lunch Spot" by Style Weekly and voted 4 1/2 stars by Richmond Times-Dispatch.

PEKING PAVILION: 1302 E. Cary Street; 649-8888. Chinese. Open for lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch.

RICHBRAU BREWING CO. AND RESTAURANT: 1214 E. Cary Street, 644-3018. Open for lunch and dinner. Virginia's original microbrewery and restaurant All beer is made on premises. Open 7 days a week. Two floors featuring full service restaurant downstairs and bar with pool and darts upstairs. Menu includes fish and chips, pasta, chef's specials, catch of the day, soups, salads, sandwiches.

SAM MILLER'S WAREHOUSE: 1210 E. Cary Street, 644-5465. Seafood/Regional VA. Chesapeake Bay seafood, really great steaks and fine dining. Open for breakfast lunch and dinner.

THE SLIP AT SHOCKOE: 11 S. 12th Street, 643-3313. Home Cooking/Soul Food. Open for breakfast, lunch and
dinner. Lunch and dinner buffet salad bar, sandwiches, beer, wine, mixed beverages. Dancing Thursday-Saturday.
Happy Hour Friday 5pm-9pm. .

VIRGINIA AND RICHMOND AREA GOLF COURSES

Richmond public golf courses offer accessibility, ease of game, and diverse challenges for the busy executive and golf enthusiasts alike.

Choose from outstanding courses that overlook the beautiful James River to test your skills, or the many well designed holes in other convenient locations around the Metro Richmond area.

Belmont Golf Course: (804) 266-4929. This 18 hole course is centrally located in the metro Richmond area.

Bermuda Golf Course: (804) 530-3800. Bermuda is a slightly rolling, tree lined course mat is easy to walk Every hold is different to accommodate a zero to high handicap. The 9-hole course is located south of Richmond between I-95 and I-295.

Golf Course: (804) 739-8800. A Dan Maples design that offers the avid golfer a true golfing experience. Birkdale is convenient to many metro area businesses and boasts no over-booking of tee times and provides on-course marshals to keep players moving.

Brookwoods Golf Course: (804) 932-3737. Located only eight miles from the Richmond International Airport and 15 miles from Downtown Richmond, Brookwoods features Bermuda Fairways and lush pencross greens manicured to provide the finest putting surfaces anywhere. Brookwoods is in excellent condition year-round.

The Crossings: (804) 266-2254. Consistently ranked as one of the top 10 public golf courses in Virginia. The Crossings has excellent practice facilities that are conveniently located at the intersection of 1-95 and 1-295.

Highlands Golfer's Club: (804) 796-4800. Nominated for America's "Best New Public Course for 1996." Located outside the Richmond area in Chesterfield County.

Highland Springs: (804) 737-4716. Located in Highland Springs. The lakes provide the perfect opportunity for those seeking a Florida style golf course. Water comes into play on 16 of the 18 holes, making the Lakes a true challenge.

The Hollows Golf Course: (804) 883-5381. This 18-hole course in Montpelier offers gently rolling terrain and beautiful Virginia countryside as the backdrop for a challenging game.

Mill Quarter Plantation: (804) 598-4221. This 18-hcle course in Powhatan County is a jewel of a course with excellent facilities. Mill Quarter has always been, considered Central Virginia's finest public course. With 7,000 yards, it is the longest course in central Virginia. It has been rated "Top 10" for over 10 years by Virginia's State Golf Association.

Rivers Bend: (804) 530-1000. Players will never find the course boring, as Rivers Bend will test every shot in their arsenal Architect, Steve Smyers, used the land in its natural state when possible to give players the feeling that the course belonged there. Rivers Bend offers state-of-the-art amenities for the avid golfer.

Royal Virginia Golf Club: (804) 457-2041. One of the best developments for golfing in the Richmond area. Royal Virginia made intelligent use of water, sand and tress to make your golf game more challenging. This 18-hole course is located outside the Richmond area in Hadensville.

Sycamore Creek Golf Course: (804) 784-3544. Designed by Michael Hurdaz, Sycamore Creek is situated on rolling farmland. The Tuckahoe Creek makes a presence on this 18-hole course by coming into play on 13 holes.


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