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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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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1200 N Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23230-4520
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 Rick J
Reviewed 5 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
Reviewed 23 September 2017

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

Thank Kettlemom
Reviewed 13 September 2017

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.

Thank john h
Reviewed 31 August 2017

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.

Thank ANIRAV
Reviewed 20 August 2017

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

Thank Ann D
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

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

Thank TikkiTalk
Reviewed 11 June 2017

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

Thank SandyWang
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
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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