Amuse Restaurant (VMFA)

New American
$ $ $
205 N Boulevard (Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VMFA))
Richmond, VA 23220
(804) 340-1580


  • Try the absinthe.
  • Forbidden Cocktails
  • Sit in the cool green chairs near the bar. There are often good, big and cheap small plates for under $5.
  • Horchata con ron y cachaza estn deliciosas!
  • Brunch is amazing. The asparagus omelette is out of this world!
  • The porch is lovely!
  • The beef stew is only $5 for lunch.
  • The Still Life Beef Stew is $5 and it's #$&%*! worth it
  • Chai & Rye
  • Starters served from 2:30-4:30pm. No soup served at this time.
  • Crab cakes are always good and tres leche cake is divine!
  • My order: absinthe, ahi tuna, polenta fries & The Hemingway
  • reserve early, get the okra
  • Well priced wine list. Nice wait staff.

Nearby places

200 N Boulevard (at Grove Ave)
428 N Boulevard (Kensington)
2920 W Cary St (btwn S Sheppard & S Colonial St.)