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Amuse Restaurant VMFA

200 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220-4007
+1 804-340-1580
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (22 reviews)
“mussels” (21 reviews)
“black rice” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
200 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220-4007
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dined with friends after visit to the gallery. Very well spaced tables in a quiet setting. Food is both well presented and tasty. My crumbed oysters & sweetbreads were excellent. My wife enjoyed her duck breast & creme caramel. A memorable dinner for all the...More

Thank CDAussie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Richmond's Fine Arts Museum is a good stop and you like me may not routinely dine at museums but with this one there is a quality dinning room on the 3rd floor. On a clear day there is a tasteful view natchef nicely with brisk...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A perfect addition to a day at this fabulous museum. The food is innovative and delicious. Our group went for the seafood options on the menu and none were a disappointment. The crab cake was well-seasoned and had a minimal amount of filler. Served with...More

Thank fclg
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Dinner here was a pleasure. Food, service, wine and setting were all really good. We are often disappointed by "Fine Dining" in the USA. Amuse did not disappoint at all. After enjoying the wonderful museum dinner here rounded off a wonderful visit perfectly.

Thank NigelTomkins
Reviewed 24 September 2018

I stopped here for a late lunch and was underwhelmed with the options. The kitchen seemed closed at 3 pm and the cold food was over picked. Also, employees were having side conversations and did not ask if I needed help or had questions; were...More

Thank paulaspassport
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

I enjoy the ambiance of Amuse with the excellent art on the walls and the views from the wall to wall glass windows of the sculptures outside. The food is equally aesthetically pleasing. It also tastes very good. Their Artic Char was outstanding - succulent,...More

Thank singersus
Reviewed 1 September 2018

About once a year we dine at Amuse and are always more than pleased. The wait staff is friendly, helpful and attentive. The menu is exciting with non standard and creative offerings. The setting is pleasant especially in the smaller dining room where it is...More

Thank sncathome
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

From the service to the food Amuse is wonderful. When in Richmond we try to go to the museum and make reservations for lunch. Tables are far enough apart that you don’t feel crowded. Nice wine and specialty cocktail list. Enjoyed the mussels and an...More

Thank ConstantTraveler28
Reviewed 8 August 2018

They make excellent drinks! Staff was attentive and kind. Crab cakes were delicious! We sat outside overlooking the beautiful grounds and a gorgeous sunset. It was a lovely evening.

Thank Mindy F
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I enjoyed a Southern Style Buffet, great view and good wine with best friends after viewing the Napoleon Exhibit at the Members Only event in July. I've dined here previously and have been pleased with the service, ambiance and quality of the food. I recommend...More

Thank MyWildIrishRose
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23220-4007
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-340-1580
  • E-mail
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