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
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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
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
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
Eric the bartender was wonderful, very friendly and knowledgeable about beers. I would go back just to see him, made us feel like we were his priority and we weren't even sitting at the bar. Chloe took over for him as our waitress and she...More
The Fat Dragon is a great place to dine in the Scott's Addition area of Richmond. The food options are very good, the portions are plentiful, and the food itself is very good.
Interesting & really attractive food. Dumpling appetizer fantastic and different, spicy. Good happy hour specials. Wine on tap. Not a quiet place. Street parking or can (currently) park in 'for sale' lot across Boulevard.
Fat Dragon is a fun and energizing place with the kind of "Chinese" food I haven't experienced elsewhere. If you are tired of "same old, same old" when it comes to Chinese, try Fat Dragon. If you like the traditional fare, though, this may not...More
We looked up this place on our way to stay the night in Richmond, VA with our two school-aged kids. While not a typical destination for families, we all loved the vibrant bar feel with impeccable service despite the long initial wait on a Saturday...More
There were a lot of hypes about this place when it was first opened. A hip place, in an up and coming neighborhood of Scotts Addition. I finally went there recently. The atmosphere was excellent, fitting for the industrial surroundings. But the food is so...More