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Helping companies navigate the complexity of today’s Enterprise IT and Cybersecurity environments.

A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO PEOPLE, POLICIES, SYSTEMS AND INFORMATION.

It takes engineering strength, process smarts and a lot of flexibility to deliver the budget/performance integration that today’s complex enterprise demands. Governance, business and IT strategies must be aligned, rapid change must be anticipated and IT systems management must ensure synchronized workflow, secure data, enhanced information sharing, cost reduction and streamlined service delivery. It’s a huge challenge – one that requires a holistic approach to all of the people, policies, systems and information that drive your mission. It is this challenge that successfully drives the everyday mission and mandate of us all at TUVA.

www.tuvallc.com


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Kitchen on Cary

1331 East Cary Street

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: M-F 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Dinner: M-T 5-10 p.m.
Dinner: Fri-Sat 5-11 p.m.
Sunday Brunch: 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

KITCHEN ON CARY is a vibrant part of Richmond’s local restaurant scene. The restaurant’s lunch, dinner and brunch menus change seasonally to focus on fresh, locally sourced and regional cuisine. Located in Shockoe Slip in the heart of downtown Richmond, the restaurant is close to businesses, local attractions, and within walking distance from many downtown area hotels. Our friendly staff and professional chefs seek to provide guests with a dining experience you’ll want to repeat again and again. Free validated parking for the parking deck at Cary & 14th Street. (Valid with dine-in dinner entrée purchase).

www.kitchenoncary.com


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Vagabond

700 E Broad Street

Hours of Operation:
Dinner, Monday-Thursday: 5 p.m.-10 p.m.

Dinner, Friday-Saturday: 5 p.m.-10:30 p.m.
Lunch, Tuesday-Friday: 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Happy Hour: 4 p.m.-6 p.m.
Late Night On Demand

Locally sourced food that celebrates Virginia’s farms prepared by 2016 Elby’s “Chef of the Year” and the kitchen that won Style Weekly’s “2016 Best Dinner.”

vagabondrva.com


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Richmond’s only REAL barbecue

#EatRealRVA

1119 North Boulevard, 804-355-6055

8205 West Broad Street, 804-346-4227

Hours of Operation:
Sunday-Thursday: 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: 11 a.m.-11 p.m.

BUZ AND NED’S REAL BARBECUE has been chopping saucing and glazing REAL wood smoked barbecue for over 20 years. Some men are driven by a need for fame, some men seek glory but Buz’s passion is quality barbecue. He is known for his finger licking ribs that Slayed the Flay on the Food Network popular TV show “Thrown Down! with Bobby Flay”. In addition to ribs, Buz’s crew will throw down some pulled pork, chicken sandwiches and savory beef brisket with a wide assortment of homemade side to pair with your BBQ. Don’t forget to bring the “Little Piggies” they’ll get their own special menu, ages 10 and under. We can’t wait to see you on one of the patios soon!

For catering menus, contact us at catering@buzandneds.com.

www.buzandneds.com


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Rappahannock

320 East Grace Street

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday: 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m.
Friday: 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m.
Saturday: 3 p.m.-11 p.m.
Sunday: 3 p.m.-10 p.m.

Upscale, yet casual seafood restaurant nestled in the historic Grace St. corridor in downtown Richmond, serving up seasonal dishes, craft beers, incredible wine selection, signature cocktails and an enormous raw bar focusing on our very own oyster farms, Rappahannock Oyster Co. has assembled incredible talent to revolutionize the concept of farm to table.

www.rroysters.com


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Spice of India

106 North 7th Street, 804-775-0108

Hours of Operation:
11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., seven days a week

If you are looking for an authentic taste of India in the heart of downtown Richmond, Virginia, look no further! Our casual, family-owned restaurant is proud to bring the mouth-watering flavors of Indian and Pakistani cuisine home to you. Whether you are in the mood for a fragrant plate of biryani, a hearty curry like our famous chicken tikka masala, or a kabob dish fresh from the tandoori oven, our unique delicacies will not disappoint. We are also proud to offer an extensive vegetarian menu. Don’t forget to try our lunch buffet, all you can eat for $9.99—or order delivery right to your door. Come on in and let Spice of India take you on an adventure of the senses you’ll never forget!

www.spiceofindiava.com


 

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The Flats at West Broad Village

3930 Wild Goose Lane
Glen Allen, VA 23060

(888) 522-6605

Rising above the city scapes of West Broad Village in grand style, are luxury apartment homes in Henrico County. The Flats at West Broad Village offers a blend of modern attitude with traditional neighborhood comforts, and brings a new meaning to urban living. Enjoy the energy of downtown activities with an enviable collection of upscale shops, restaurants, entertainment and recreation; all within walking distance

www.theflatsatwestbroadvillage.com


 

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Morton’s The Steakhouse

111 Virginia Street

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday-Saturday: 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Sunday: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Morton’s The Steakhouse is located in the heart of Shockoe Slip, steps from both downtown Richmond and historic Shockoe Bottom. Located just off Interstate 95 and the Downtown Expressway, the restaurant has an atmosphere reminiscent of the original steakhouses boasting a rich mahogany bar and sumptuous leather booths surrounded by the aroma of the finest cuts of steak grilled to perfection. With its central location to Richmond’s most well-known neighborhoods, Morton’s is the perfect place for a classic dining experience whether it be stopping by to choose a glass of wine from the vast wine selection, hosting a decadent dinner party in the private boardrooms or relaxing with friends while sharing a plate of Bar Bites on the weekend.

www.mortons.com


 

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The Boathouse

4708 E. Old Main Street

Hours of Operation:
Mon-Thurs open at 5 p.m., Friday open at 3 p.m., Saturday open at noon, Sunday brunch 10 a.m.-3 p.m., dinner at 4 p.m.

Get your taste buds ready. The Boathouse at Rocketts Landing has brought award-winning dining to the banks of the James River. The restaurant occupies the top floor of the recently restored Power Plant building, which once provided electricity for Richmond’s fleet of trolley cars. Rocketts Landing specializes in seafood as well as its signature wood-stone oven Gourmet Flatbreads. With indoor and outdoor dining, offering stunning views of the river and city skyline, The Boathouse at Rocketts Landing promises a truly one-of-a-kind, waterside dining experience never before available in Richmond. boathouserva.com


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Casa Del Barco

310 South 12th Street

Hours of Operation:
Dinner served at 3 p.m. daily
End of the Work Day – 3-7 p.m. Mon-Sat at the bar
Lunch: 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Mon-Sat
Brunch: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sun

Located along the Historic Canal Walk, Casa Del Barco is Richmond’s new destination for redefined Mexican cuisine. Entrées such as Beef Barbacoa Enchiladas and Sizzling Fajitas are made with fresh, local ingredients to create an exciting dining experience. Our list of over 130 tequilas (Central Virginia’s largest) is still growing and pleases the casual spirit sippers to the most seasoned aficionados. Materials from the historic 1890s Reynolds Metals Italianate building were repurposed into tabletops as well as a ceiling feature that allows guests to sign and hang tequila bottles as they’re emptied!

 


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Dave and Buster’s

4001 Brownstone Blvd., Glen Allen, VA
Hours of Operation:
Sun-Tues 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Wed-Thurs 11 a.m. to midnight, Sat 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.

Dave & Buster’s is the ONLY place where you can Eat, Drink, Play, & Watch Sports! Our great food & epic fun is served up by the friendliest people in town. Don’t miss Tacos and poker on Tuesdays, half-price games on Wednesdays and more! www.daveandbusters.com

Pasture

416 East Grace Street
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: M-F 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Dinner: M-T 5-10 p.m.
Dinner: Fri-Sat 5-11pm

Pasture is a southern small plates restaurant with a focus on fresh local products. www.pastureva.com


La Grotta Ristorante

1218 E. Cary Street
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: M-F 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Dinner: M-F 5:30-10 p.m.; Sat 5:30-11 p.m.

La Grotta Ristorante is located in Richmond’s Historic Shockoe Slip. It has been voted as one of Richmond’s most premiere restaurants for over a decade. With an ever-changing, seasonal menu and extensive wine list, we can satisfy even the most demanding of tastes. Come visit us and have an unforgettable experience in this very romantic and authentic Italian cuisine. www.lagrottaristorante.com


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Richmond on Broad Cafe

626 East Broad Street (Corner of Broad & 7th)
Hours of Operation:
Serving Breakfast & Lunch Monday-Friday 7:30am-3pm

Located within the University of Richmond Downtown, Richmond on Broad Café celebrates the city, the region, and the university’s commitment to its home. Operated by University of Richmond’s Dining Services, the café is open to the community, serving breakfast, lunch, and mid-afternoon refreshments in a decor that echoes both the university and the city.

The café offers a dynamic menu of made-to-order fare supported by local and regional products. For those on the go, sandwiches, salads, cookies, pastries, and more are available in earth-friendly packaging. www.richmondonbroad.com


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Capital Ale House

Downtown Richmond Location

623 E. Main St.

Richmond, VA 23210
Hours of Operation:
Monday-Sunday 11 a.m.-1:30 a.m.

Capital Ale House Downtown is conveniently located within walking distance of the Greater Richmond Convention Center, Brown’s Island, Tredegar Iron Works, Center Stage, the National, the Richmond Ballet, the Richmond Coliseum, the Virginia State Capitol Building and General Assembly. Free parking is available all day on weekdays in the 3rd & Cary Parkway parking lot. Capital Ale House is Virginia’s beer authority, welcoming the citizens of the Commonwealth with the best food, most knowledgeable staff and largest selection of craft and imported brews. Capital Ale House is on a mission to elevate the hospitality industry and educate its patrons on all things beer.

capitalalehouse.com


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Mama J’s

415 1st Street
Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday: 11am-9pm
Friday-Saturday: 11am-10pm
Sunday: 12pm-7pm

Mama J’s is a neighborhood restaurant based on the family tradition of going to grandma’s for Sunday dinner. Our goal is to combine great southern food with outstanding service in a relaxing atmosphere. We prepare our food fresh daily on site, everything from Pan Fried Catfish to Candied Yams & Macaroni & Cheese to Homemade Cakes & Cobblers. The Mama J’s experience is designed to take you back to a simpler time where family gatherings were commonplace and everyone looked forward to them because of the food and fellowship. Come experience it for yourself and let us know what you think. Welcome Home! www.mamajskitchen.com


Old Original Bookbinder’s

2306 E. Cary Street
Richmond Va. 23223
Hours of Operation:
Mon-Thurs. 5pm to 8:45pm (latest seating)
Fri & Sat 5pm to 9:45pm (latesest seating)
Sun. 5pm to 8pm

Locally family owned and unique to Richmond, Bookbinder’s offers the perfect combination of rich history and atmosphere. Close to the James River in historic Tobacco Row, steak and seafood lovers will enjoy the ambiance of exposed beams and brick walls in this refurbished tobacco warehouse. From steak to lobster to seafood, each dish is intricately prepared and beautifully presented for a fine dining experience that will leave nothing to be desired. www.bookbindersva.com.


Padow’s Hams & Deli

1009 E. Main Street
Richmond, Va. 23219
Hours of Operation:
Mon-Fri: 8am-3pm
Saturdays: 10am-2pm

The Padow family has a long tradition in the deli, grocery and ham business. In 1936, George Padow opened his first grocery and retail outlet in the historic Jackson Ward area of Richmond, Virginia. The Company quickly became a household name and established its reputation as a purveyor of delicious quality hams and meats at reasonable prices; a tradition the family has maintained for over sixty years. Stop in for a delicious sandwich, take home one of our famous hams or order our catering-we do it all at great prices! www.padows.com


Bottoms Up Pizza

1700 Dock Street (Historic Shockoe Bottom)
Hours of Operation:
Mon-Wed: 11 am-10 pm Thurs: 11 am-11 pm,
Fri-Sat: 11 am-12 am, Sun: 11 am-11 pm

Bottoms Up Pizza is truly a unique experience.
When you bite into our famous 12-hour crust, homemade sauces and huge selection of fresh toppings, you’ll see why we win Best Pizza in Richmond year after year. Enjoy our fantastic outdoor seating with views of the trains in historic Shockoe Bottom… the atmosphere can’t be beat. Whether you dine in, take out or call for delivery, there’s no better place to eat in Richmond than Bottoms Up Pizza. www.bottomsuppizza.com


Richmond Restaurant Guide

Check out great local restaurants in our Richmond Restaurant Guide. The guide features restaurants within walking distance to the convention center, as well as those located in historic Shockoe Bottom.
Downtown Richmond Restaurant Guide
If you are interested in partnering with the Greater Richmond Convention Center, contact Christy Jerding, Marketing Manager, at (804)783-7313 or cjerding@greaterrichmondcc.com.