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Fat Dragon Chinese Kitchen and Bar

1200 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23230-4520
+1 804-354-9888
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dumplings” (16 reviews)
“ramen” (6 reviews)
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11:30 - 14:30 Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1200 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23230-4520
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

In Scott’s Addition area visiting for business a couple days ago, I decided to visit the #1 Chinese Restaurant in RVA?!? General Impression: 1. Nice and cool atmosphere! 2.I was greeted only at the bar by the bartender. 3. Before I even sat down I...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2018

I have longed for a good bowl of soup all winter.My friend and I stumbled upon the Fat Dragon Kitchen and Bar. We had a couple of cold libations and upon the suggestion of our waitress we tried the Noodle Soup.It came loaded with the...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Fat Dragon is not quite what I expected, but very good. First, the ambiance is more one of “millennial watering hole” than anything Asian. That is not a bad thing, just a surprise. The service was excellent, and since my son and I were there...More

Thank JA M
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Fat Dragon is located nor far from our children’s home. They have taken us there several times. The selection of beer is great as is the food. Spring rolls are excellent as is every shrimp dish I’ve had. Casual atmosphere and children are welcome. Highly...More

Thank mountain14er
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Not today SAD! What a great restaurant, awesome food, great service, and clean. Yes Richmond,restaurants can be clean. Best Chinese food you will eat, got the numb numb Raman, Nice and spicy but not distracting from the flavor. The bourbon chicken and chef zou chicken...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

I went for the first time a few weeks ago with a few friends; all I had was a beer and a starter (crispy chicken rolls) but it was pretty decent. Just the other night I went again and had a bowl of ramen (Numb...More

Thank Stacey H
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Found this place on trip advisor as we were passing through Richmond on our way to Miami. It has a large bar area and we ate there rather than wait for a table. The waiter was friendly and service was good. I had a wonton...More

Thank 141Dini
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This place is one of those places that if you didn't know it was there, you would surely miss it. It was recommended to me by a young man in my office. It is in a little part of town (Scott's Addition) across the street...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I picked out Fat Dragon because of the many great reviews. I anticipated a traditional Chinese restaurant. We were surprised by the modern decor, music, and bar. We wondered if we had picked the wrong restaurant!! We ordered 2 entrees (Tangerine Chicken/Mui...More

Thank RickandDebbie J
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

It has been several years since I went to Fat Dragon, but I will certainly be back very soon! The dumplings and calamari on the appetizer menu were fantastic. We could have made an entire meal off of just that! The entrees were also excellent...More

Thank Kate W
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Sandra C
14 December 2017|
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Response from 3RMefford | Property representative |
We are not open on Christmas day. We will be open Christmas Eve.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 00:00
16:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23230-4520
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-354-9888
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