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Penny Lane Pub

) #62 of 1,260 Restaurants in Richmond €€ - €€€ Bar, British, Pub
421 E Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23219-2205
+1 804-780-1682
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub
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421 E Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23219-2205
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Richmond boasts a restaurant, cafe and craft brewery rich environment. There were certainly no dearth of restaurants available. We literally stumbled upon the Penny Lane Pub. We were hungry for lunch, found a vacant parking spot on a side street, looked up and saw the...More

Thank NineofCups
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved the decor. Plenty of memorabilia to keep us interested even in the restroom! The food was OK. We got the fish and chips. It was good, with good portion sizes. The food was lacking in seasoning, but the lemon garnish, tartar sauce, and...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

A little taste of Britain, with curry! Good selection of beers, and upstairs has darts, pool, a small veranda, and running Christmas Lights :-) You can make a dinner from the starters, and if you're polite and well behaved you might be able to even...More

Thank UnclTrvlngMatt
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The pub atmosphere works well for a pint at the bar, just don't set your expectations high for its fare. Fancy descriptions on the menu don't match the delivery of the product. Fish dry and overcooked on fish & chips, poor meat quality on Steak...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 10 April 2017

What a wonderful find in the capitol of the South!!! The ambiance is over the top: Beatles' memoriabilia; football (soccer for you Americans) banners, photos, and posters; low ceilings; wood walls. Big screen TV's for watching EPL matches (I watched the middle of the Leicester...More

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This is a super cute place ! It had great food and amazing service :) I had the Reuben and it rocked! A very eclectic restaurant that makes you feel welcomed instantly :)

Thank Madelyn L
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This is a great spot if you're looking for an authentic British pub. The atmosphere and service is excellent also.

Thank Stephanie Z
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Great English pub experience, with every detail just right, and great food and drinks to boot! A must visit!

Thank terrarimor
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I can't say enough nice things about this pub! The proprietor, Terry O'Neil, is from Liverpool and brings the charm of the English pub to Richmond! Whether you are lifting a pint, having fish and chips or a Guinness steak pie you'll be transported!!

Thank dmadi
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We strayed at the Hilton and asked them about restaurants in the area and they gave us a list which when I saw Penny Lane being the Beatle fan I am off we went. The food is pub food and they give you plenty of...More

Thank linna1
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Do they have a function room, for example for a Christening/Baptism for approx 60 people? This will be for mid Sept or early Oct 2016. Thanks.
2 July 2016|
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Response from Kimmie R | Reviewed this property |
Blaise G
Hi there, Can Penny Lane Pub accommodate and cater for a dinner for a group of 20 to 30 people? Some of which will be from Liverpool, UK ;-) Thanks in advance for your answer, Blaise
23 April 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 E Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23219-2205
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-780-1682
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