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Things to do in Jackson Ward, Richmond

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Food & Drink Shop
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“Hip hangout with a chill atmosphere & New American classics, plus unique beers & seasonal cocktails.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Hotel
“Pink, Instagram worthy lobby with excellent cocktails and nibbles. Rooftop bar with warm weather views. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Café
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“Spacious Belgian eatery offering traditional plates & brews, plus cocktails in chic surrounds. I'm obsessed with their breads!”
  • 16 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Awesome food and pizza. Upscale American meals in a cozy former pharmacy with tin ceilings, wooden booths & chandeliers.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Southern comfort food at its finest. Local favorite. This place is always packed, but you can also order online and pick up. It is a quick walk down the alley and you will see it across the street. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“A restaurant with a mission! If you like to put your money where your values are, check out Comfort, all their profits go towards a good cause. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
History Museum
“Richmond has a deep history, hear the stories less told by the mainstream, and stories perhaps more important. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Game nights, burlesque (Best burlesque I've seen anywhere in the country) , art shows, performance art. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Super chill, loving little coffee shop with sandwiches (breakfast sandwiches all day) , good coffee, and good music ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Café
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“Great little neighborhood restaurant/bar. Known for their good salads and brunch.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bar
“As one guest describe GWARbar, "though eclectic and strange, the food is interesting and good."”
  • 13 locals recommend
Convention Center
“ Largest convention center in Richmond. Located in the heart ofdowntown Richmond”
  • 7 locals recommend
Accessories Store
“The Broad Street Arts District: located in Downtown, this area is undergoing a revitalization. Galleries, restaurants, boutiques, and ice cream Ⓥ. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“Great little place to pick up a coffee or craft brew to go. Eclectic wine selection as well. Cauliflower sandwich on lunch menu is delish!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Go here when you get tired of looking at people at Maple and Pine, or go for dinner, whatever.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“Great performances. Beautiful historical theatre. A short walk up to Broad St.”
  • 4 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Food & Drink Shop
“Hip hangout with a chill atmosphere & New American classics, plus unique beers & seasonal cocktails.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Hotel
“Pink, Instagram worthy lobby with excellent cocktails and nibbles. Rooftop bar with warm weather views. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Café
“Spacious Belgian eatery offering traditional plates & brews, plus cocktails in chic surrounds. I'm obsessed with their breads!”
  • 16 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Awesome food and pizza. Upscale American meals in a cozy former pharmacy with tin ceilings, wooden booths & chandeliers.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Southern comfort food at its finest. Local favorite. This place is always packed, but you can also order online and pick up. It is a quick walk down the alley and you will see it across the street. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A restaurant with a mission! If you like to put your money where your values are, check out Comfort, all their profits go towards a good cause. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Café
“Great little neighborhood restaurant/bar. Known for their good salads and brunch.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Go here when you get tired of looking at people at Maple and Pine, or go for dinner, whatever.”
  • 6 locals recommend

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