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Alewife is Open!

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Katarina Sophia Pace
Katarina Sophia Pace 09/05/2018 at 2:24 PM

Stopped by yesterday evening… it was awesome! Highly recommend the chicken ?

Elizabeth Doyas Steen
Elizabeth Doyas Steen 09/05/2018 at 8:24 PM

Are they open for lunch?

crd 09/06/2018 at 11:41 AM

Hours of operation would be good to know if someone would please post, thanks.

Liz 09/06/2018 at 4:12 PM

And a menu maybe?

Liz 09/07/2018 at 10:08 AM
Found this! Has hours and a menu!

Kathi Sanders
Kathi Sanders 09/07/2018 at 9:27 PM

From the looks of the crowd tonight, y’all need to add some benches outside for overflow! Congratulations!!

E 09/09/2018 at 7:17 PM

I wish they had more reasonable prices. $13 for a glass of wine is a wee excessive.

Bill Hartsock 09/10/2018 at 4:32 PM

Food choices are pretty limited and the wine list is uninspired. Not a place I’m excited to try. Just my personal taste, so please don’t bash me for expressing an opinion!

Kelly Flammia 09/11/2018 at 9:21 AM

Yay, another restaurant I can’t afford. Sigh.

Kay 09/11/2018 at 2:32 PM

@Bill…that was my thought too. The menu is really limited and there was nothing on there that I am remotely interested in.

I wish them luck cause I think they’re gonna need it without a course correction. This isn’t the area that will sustain a menu like this.

Broad Street 09/12/2018 at 9:52 AM

Quality, simply-prepared, expertly-cooked fish as the center of menu is exactly something the Richmond restaurant market has needed since that Mediterranean style fish place in Carytown, whose name I already forget, closed years ago.

I had the best prepared piece of fish in Alewife that I’ve had in this area in years. I like the short menu. Thank God for a seafood place that isn’t a bunch a flash frozen fish.

Seafood is hard. Alewife gets it without being a silly incongruous dockside place with nets on the wall… or white tablecloths. Neither of those types of places would fit in our neighborhood.

Welcome, Alewife! Keep at it and don’t change thing!

Bill Hartsock 09/12/2018 at 2:07 PM

Looks like they took the menus off the website. Maybe there is a retooling.


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