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Here are the year’s 20* best new restaurants, all opened between March 7, 2015, and April 15, 2016, picking up right where we left off in 2015. From the fancy to the casual-but-still-fanciful, there’s something for everyone. Read more

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According to owner Garland Taylor, the space will reopen with a new concept in the next 60 to 90 days. Read more

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Fast, fresh and saucy Spiral Noodle is now open in Carytown Read more

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Beth Furgurson

The region's burgeoning dining scene seems to welcome culinary newcomers every month, so it was a challenge for our food writers to narrow them down to this list of 18 top spots that opened in the last year and a half. Read more

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On Friday evening, travel writers from across the United States got a tour through the 60,000-square-foot hotel and adjacent gallery space at Broad and Jefferson streets in Richmond's downtown Arts District. Read more



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Richmond restaurateurs set their sights on new lands Read more

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The Betty on Davis brings comfort food to The Fan Read more

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The Tin Pan Restaurant and Listening Room in western Henrico plans to bring national music acts, as well as local talent, to its stage. Food and drinks reflect the tastes of New York City's West 28th Street around 1900. Read more



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The Urban Tavern exceeds the title Read more

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From one corner to another, take a peek inside the new Buddy's Place opening this week in the Museum District. Read more

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Mom’s Siam 2 brings the heat downtown Read more

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Travis Croxton has moved beyond “the oyster guy,” and is on track to open 13 restaurants in less than four years. Read more



Courtesy Perly's Restaurant and Delicatessen

After the unsettling news of the McDonnells' convictions, plus the death of the legendary Joan Rivers, it's good that the Richmond food scene gave us cause to celebrate, with several new restaurants opening and plenty of events to check out. Read more

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Nora Restaurant is opening in the former Riad Moroccan Grill (and Pasta Luna) space. Owner Walid Boustany also owns a Nora in Gainesville, and decided on the Richmond area because it lacked Lebanese food, and because he has friends here. Read more

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