The Hard Shell - Downtown

The Hard Shell - Downtown, 1411 East Cary Street, Richmond

About The Hard Shell - Downtown
The Hard Shell - Downtown
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Average Price: $30 and under
Cuisine: Seafood
Dress Code: Casual Dress
v 0.4 miles from Richmond center (as shown on map)
Located in downtown Richmond"s historic Shockoe Slip, The Hard Shell Restaurant is known to locals as one of the best seafood restaurants in town. With a new fresh look; The Hard Shell features sleek booths, lots of light and a vibrant city feel. The Hard Shell has Richmond's widest variety of fresh and local seafood. A raw bar in now the focal point of the restaurant located where customers can view the extensive selection featuring oysters, clams, shrimp, crab legs, lobster and much more. The Hard Shell menu items include signatures such as filet mignon, shrimp and scallops, and more. Private dining reservations are available. Dress is casual.

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The Hard Shell is #40 of 1612 things to do in Richmond

2 of 5 stars2 out of 5
By: dawnk681, Nashville, Tennessee
Tue 13 Oct, 2020
l Marginal at Best! We went as a group and the raw oysters and salmon was great. The rest of our meals were very marginal at best. The fish tacos were horrible, over fried and extremely salty. Service...

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5 of 5 stars5 out of 5
By: Scott L, Odenton, Maryland, United States
Tue 10 Mar, 2020
l 2/21/2020, 5:33PM, Table 61, Server: Taylor G...Escorted directly to awesome table out on the heated porch...wonderful decor and ambiance. Taylor was a true professional, couldn't have orchestrated...

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4 of 5 stars4 out of 5
By: davidmI7604RM, Richmond, Virginia
Sun 9 Feb, 2020
l After a very poor experience at a restaurant right up the street, we came to The Hard Shell where we were greeted and served promptly at the bar and shown to our table before we could even clear our...

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The Hard Shell - Downtown 1411 East Cary Street, Richmond