Quality Inn West End
8008 W. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23294
Phone: (804) 346-0000
Fax: (804) 346-0006
If you have a hankering for seafood this is the place to go. Red Lobster has a wide variety of good eats for the whole family. Various appetizers, special entrees, drinks and desserts ensure a menu with something for just about anybody. Lunch and dinner menus include shrimp, soups and salads, seafood platters, chicken, steak, and pasta. For calorie-counters, choose from the LightHouse Menu, which highlights dishes that won't cause you to tip the scales. A Kid's Menu is available with fine fare for the little ones like chicken fingers and mac & cheese. Be sure to save room for a scrumptious dessert. Gift Cards are available as a great gift for the seafood lover.
Take in the atmosphere of the Australian Outback while enjoying mouth-watering entrees and high-quality service. Serving dinner only, Outback Steakhouse offers an extensive menu featuring appetizers, chicken, ribs, steak, seafood, pasta, salads and desserts for moderate prices. Family-friendly, the casual restaurant has something for everyone at its numerous locations in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Outback Steakhouse also offers call-ahead seating and curbside take-away. Check website for locations and menu selections.
Olive Garden serves up authentic Italian cuisine. Their signature breadsticks and one-of-a-kind menu make them an American icon. Standard Italian options like bruchetta, calamari, ravioli, and eggplant parmigiana line their lengthy menu. More exotic items like salmon, chicken dishes, and innovative pizzas are also available. For the calorie-counter, Olive Garden has a range of low fat and low carbohydrate options. Their bottomless salads ensure a well-balanced feast. Enjoy your meal with a bottle from their extensive wine list or one of their tropical island drinks. Finally, top it all off with a little something from their dessert menu- their cakes, custards, and ice creams are sure to win you over. Lunch and take out menus are available.
Those mornings when you're willing to sacrifice your waistline for a stomach-filling sumptuous breakfast, check out Shoney's Restaurant. This downtown favorite serves a varied menu for all your meals—be it breakfast with hot chocolate or a lunch and dinner buffet with fried chicken, meat loaf and turkey dressing. Enjoy royal treatment, great discounts, happy hours, amazing food and top-of-the-class experience only at Shoney's Restaurant.
Richmonders have come to love the tradition of family gatherings over dim sum and tea at Full Kee. For experienced dim sum diners, the trays full of steaming dumplings will be paradise. Those less experienced with the delicacy may have a better experience with Full Kee during the week, when selections come from a traditional menu. Delectable dumplings, rolls and crepes are available a la carte. Plum sauce, hot mustard and duck sauce accompany the dim sum. Steamed shrimp and shark's fin are some of the stuffings. Be prepared to wait on the weekends, it becomes very crowded.
Topeka's is a great place for the family to enjoy good food. The friendly wait staff provides excellent service. Everyone will find something on the menu to their liking. The salad entrees are as delicious as the beef entrees. A children's menu has kid-friendly food. You will receive a bucket of peanuts salted in their shells to munch on while you wait for your table or for entrees. Although its specialty is steak, Topeka's has a large menu. Chicken Caesar Salad, specialty burgers and fried pickles are a few examples of their selections.
Melito's is a comfortable, casual place. The nearby Ridge Movie Theater, Douglas Freeman High School and University of Richmond provide most of its clientèle. The service is fast and the food is basic and good. It has delicious and inexpensive American food. Best known for its chili, this restaurant also has foot-long hot dogs, calzones and pizza.
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.
Texas de Brazil Churrascaria is an award winning restaurant chain, that has an outlet in Richmond as well. The atmosphere at the restaurant is unique, with waiters dressed as Gauchos, preparing meat on skewer like swords. The cuisine served here can be best described as a Texas-South Brazilian mixed bag. The dishes here are excellent, The "Filet Mignon Wrapped In Bacon", "Fraldinha" and "Linguica" are a notch above excellent. For dessert try out the "Brazilian Cheesecake", "Bananas Foster Pie" and the "Coconut Chess Pie". The restaurant also has a good collection of wines, such as "Krug", "Gaja" and "Almaviva".
The Tiki Tiki is a great place for business lunches. The service is fast and the food is excellent. The restaurant is also a fun place for children, who will enjoy the unusual decorations. Servers will be happy to bring them the little toy umbrellas or swords that adorn the exotic drinks here. Pufferfish lanterns hang above dimly lit tables. There is a quiet bar area in the back. Tiki Tiki has excellent traditional Chinese dishes at a low price. The Orange Chicken is remarkably sweet and tender. Exotic drinks and appetizers can add excitement to your meal.
Rated as the number one burger by the Washington Magazine, Five Guys are a famous burger chain across the US. This Richmond outlet is one of two in the city and is located off West Broad Street at Willow Lawn Drive. The cheese burgers and French fries made in peanut oil is very addictive! You can fill your burger with as much topping you want with no extra charge. The music played at this joint is really cool. Prices of these generously sized burgers are very affordable. Cajun Fries are a must try. Enjoy your burgers and fries with chilled coke which can be refilled again and again for free!
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.