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Bookbinder's Seafood and Steakhouse

4.7
1739 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Steakhouse
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Bookbinder's Seafood & Steakhouse, is Richmond's most popular spot to celebrate a special occasion or hold a business meeting! Locally family owned and unique to Richmond, Bookbinder's offers the perfect combination of rich history and atmosphere. Close to the James River in historic Tobacco Row, steak and seafood lovers will enjoy the ambiance of exposed beams and brick walls in this refurbished tobacco warehouse. From steak to lobster to seafood, each dish is intricately prepared and beautifully presented. You will also receive excellent service from the best staff in Richmond!
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
Steakhouse, Seafood, Steak
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Hours of operation
2018 Dinner Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 5:00PM-8:30PM
Friday-Saturday: 5:00PM-9:00PM

CLOSED ON SUNDAYS in 2018, except for:
Sunday, February 11th, 2018- with seating from 4:00PM-7:30PM
Sunday, April 1st, 2018 (Easter)- with seating from Noon-3:00PM
Sunday, May 13th, 2018, (Mother's Day)- with seating from 1:00PM-8:00PM
Sunday, June 17th, 2018, (Father's Day)- with seating from 5:00PM-7:30PM
and the first three Sundays in December-with seating from 5:00PM-7:30PM
Closed: on Sunday's except those listed above.

Closed: Memorial Day, 4th of July and Labor Day 2018
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Phone number
(804) 643-6900
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Christopher Booth
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Private party facilities
Bookbinder's is known for their outstanding guest service along with their food, which is consistent, fresh and of the utmost quality. Ninety percent of their staff have been employed 10-18 years at Bookbinder's and are the uppermost professionals in Richmond, earning consistent Open Table awards, nine years running.
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Private party contact
Lynne Cohen: (804) 908-9544
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Catering
Private Rooms are available for up to 70 guests. Please contact our General Manager, Lynne Cohen at 804-908-9544, Monday-Friday from 9:00AM until Noon or vist our website for a complete banquet packet downloadable file.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
24th and East Cary Street
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Parking details
******IMPORTANT PARKING INFORMATION*******
Please visit our website for important parking information at www.BookbindersRichmond.com and click on the blue link at the top of our homepage. Please share this information with all of the guests in your party, so they will know where to park for free, should our lot become full. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you soon!
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 1739 People Are Saying
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4.7  based on recent ratings
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4.6
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4.7
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StevenF 
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

I took my wife therefore her birthday. The ambience
was good, food was even better and the service was at its best. We will definitely be back soon. Great restaurant

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Necie2018 
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

I enjoyed the atmosphere. We were there for a birthday celebration and the menu book actually had a happy birthday wish from the staff, that was surprisingly nice. The waiter was very nice and helpful. We also enjoyed being able to see the train from the window, very nice touch. The food was very good and the pricing was average for this upscale restaurant.

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ChrisM 
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Great food. If you are a tuna fan the Cajun tuna bite appetizer is a must!!

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OpenTable Diner (Richmond)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

One of the best restaurants in Richmond! I have dined with book binders over ten times!

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WilliamM 
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

This was our 4th visit to Bookbinder's and we felt each visit was better than the last one! We rank Bookbinder's as good as any 5 Star Restaurant in Richmond!

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OpenTable Diner (Richmond)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

Recently diagnosed gluten intolerant
So I was very upset to be going to dinner and not sure what if anything I could eat

Much to my delight
Bookbinder’s has a totally gluten free menu!

Delicious dinner
Service was excellent

One of my favorite restaurants from now on!!

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OpenTable Diner (Richmond)
3.0  Dined on February 15, 2018

The ambiance is wonderful. However, the food was quite ordinary in taste and presentation, but overpriced. It seems to be more of a status type of venue. It’s great to experience the atmosphere and surrounding area. You could get a better product and value at many chain restaurants. I would not patronize again.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Amazing food, friendly staff, kind owner. Get the ancho ribeye, skip the lobster Mac.

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OpenTable Diner (Richmond)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

One word.....AMAZING, AMAZING, AMAZING, AMAZING!!!!!!!!!

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
4.0  Dined on February 12, 2018

Great food but our Filet Mignon was a little overdone and tough. Pricing is high. Best Clam chowder though! Pretty Restaurant

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