The Best Wings in Richmond

The OpenTable Team

With a rich history, beautiful natural setting and a thriving cultural and culinary scene, Virginia's capital of Richmond stands out as one of the jewels of the American South. The best wings in Richmond present a rich part of that food choices here, mixing Southern flavors with the diverse tastes of Richmond to create a style of wings all its own. But where are the city's smartest, savviest diners heading out to when they're looking for the best wings in Richmond? Welcome to the Tastemaker 20. Here, we've gathered information from the city's in-the-know diners to put together a list of restaurants with the best wings in Richmond. With everything from lively sports bars and neighborhood pubs to upscale downtown restaurants and taverns, the best wings in Richmond represent a wide variety of tastes and styles. Grab a table in Richmond and book a table tonight!

Restaurants:Saison, The Stables, Grandstaff and Stein Book Sellers
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Contemporary American
Neighborhoods:Richmond

Saison

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Richmond
670 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Saison brings a taste of the Caribbean and some of the best wings in Richmond to the heart of Virginia. This globally-inspired restaurant with an island-centric menu features chickRead more
91% recommended
Late Night Find in Virginia

The Stables

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Richmond
677 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
For a healthier twist on the traditional wing, The Stables is the place to go in Richmond. This downtown restaurant melds Southern, French, and Cajun tastes to develop a taste all Read more
97% recommended
Best Service in Virginia
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Grandstaff and Stein Book Sellers

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Richmond
353 reviews
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Head back in time to the roaring twenties at this inspired speakeasy in Richmond. A throwback to the Prohibition era, this “Book Seller” establishment is a great place for good timRead more
89% recommended
Best Ambiance in Virginia

Vagabond

$$$$·Southern·
Richmond
181 reviews
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
Vagabond is a hot spot in downtown Richmond that boasts a full menu of Southern favorites and a modern, engaging atmosphere. It also boasts some of the best wings in Richmond. VagaRead more
81% recommended
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Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - Richmond - Belvedere

$$$$·American·
Richmond
625 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
The Belvedere location of this national steakhouse chain is a prime location for a drink, a meal, and some good times. It’s also a great stop for dinner after a day shopping at theRead more
88% recommended
Great for Lunch in Richmond

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - Richmond - Short Pump

$$$$·American·
Richmond
830 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Great for Lunch
Head out to nearby Short Pump for some of the best rings at Richmond at Firebirds. One of the many Firebirds around the country, the Short Pump one is a reliable, lively spot for cRead more
91% recommended
Great for Lunch in Richmond

Tarrant's Cafe

$$$$·American·
Richmond
2,662 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
  • Neighborhood Gem
The heart of the arts district is home to Tarrant's Cafe, one of the top spots for the best wings in Richmond. This comfortable, relaxed bistro and cafe features a huge menu full oRead more
92% recommended
Kid Friendly in Virginia

Tarrant's West

$$$$·American·
Richmond
821 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
The Henrico outpost of this legendary Richmond favorite is a spot for some of the best wings in town. Tarrant's buffalo wings work both as an appetizer or a full meal and come withRead more
88% recommended
Great for Brunch in Richmond

Cobblestone at the Berkeley Hotel

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Richmond
76 reviews
  • Quiet Conversation
  • Cozy
  • Good for a Date
In the middle of Richmond's upscale Berkeley Hotel, the Cobblestone restaurant is a fantastic place for people watching and dining. Grab a table to look out over the city's cobblesRead more
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Bar Solita

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Richmond
282 reviews
  • Bar Seating
  • Good for a Date
  • Tapas
After a stroll around Richmond's blossoming Arts District, Bar Solita offers a laid-back option for some fine Mediterranean dining. Bar Solita is also the home to some of the best Read more
87% recommended

My Noodle & Bar

$$$$·Asian·
Richmond
33 reviews
  • Bar Seating
  • Spicy
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Trek to the Fan District to find some of the best wings in Richmond at this acclaimed Asian noodle bar. This traditional noodle spot features a daily happy hour, live music, and muRead more
100% recommended
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The Franklin Inn

$$$$·American·
Richmond
128 reviews
  • Fun
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Anniversaries
One of the most historic restaurants in Richmond, The Franklin Inn is a lively, traditional pub with a menu of Southern American favorites. Begin the meal with the Franklin Inn's cRead more
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Trevi's Grille

$$$$·American·
Richmond
6 reviews
  • Casual
  • Authentic
  • Business Meals
For some great wings and a great view, Trevi's Grille is one of the highlights of Richmond. Nestled in the middle of the James Center Atrium, Trevi's is an excellent place to kick Read more
100% recommended
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Thirsty's Bar & Grill

$$$$·Creole / Cajun / Southern·
Richmond
5 reviews
  • Bar Seating
  • Good for a Date
  • Great Beer
For a down-home taste of Cajun favorites in the heart of Richmond, head out to Thirsty's Bar and Grill off of Forest Hill Avenue. Start the menu with some of the restaurant's CajunRead more
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Havana 59

$$$$·Cuban·
Richmond
551 reviews
  • Casual
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Authentic
For an exciting trip back in time to mid-20th-century Cuba, Havana 59 is the spot to go. This colorful, lively place features some of the best wings in Richmond alongside exciting Read more
97% recommended
Good for Groups in Virginia

BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse - Richmond

$$$$·American·
Henrico
43 reviews
  • Casual
  • Late-night Find
  • Pre/post Theatre
For a selection of wings, diners won't do much better than the Richmond-area installment of BJ's Restaurant and Brewhouse. In nearby Henrico, B.J's is the place to go to watch a gaRead more
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Franco's Italian Restaurant

$$$$·Italian·
Henrico
5 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Authentic
  • Comfort Food
This traditional Italian restaurant in Henrico features all the favorites - pizza, pasta, salads, and some of the best wings in Richmond. Try the wings in mild, hot, barbecue, spicRead more
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Buffalo Wild Wings

$$$$·Grill·
Glen Allen
For some of the best wings in Richmond, the restaurant with “wings” in the title is the place to go! This Colonial Heights favorite is one of the area's best options for wings, beeRead more
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Fox & Hound - Richmond

$$$$·American·
Richmond
7 reviews
  • Live Music
  • Live Sports
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Head into “The Wing Zone” at this Richmond-favorite restaurant. An excellent place for sports and a family hangout, the Fox & Hound boasts an extensive craft beer selection along wRead more
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The Pub by Wegmans Shortpump

$$$$·American·
Henrico
142 reviews
  • Casual
  • Bar Seating
  • Kid-friendly
Wings and beer are one of the unbeatable combinations when it comes to dining. Few places in Virginia do it better than The Pub, a venture by the famed Wegman's grocery store chainRead more
100% recommended
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