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Richmond's Mama J's Name to 50 Essential Restaurants List

by  CN Team on July 20, 2017
Richmond's Mama J's Name to 50 Essential Restaurants List

(Photo credit Linda Keast Rodman)

The website picked the "50 essential restaurants everyone should visit" in the country and Richmond's own Mama J's was the only Virginia restaurant to make the list.

"Mama J's flaky, fried catfish, mac & cheese, and peach cobbler will either you remind you of your grandma's Sunday cooking, or make you wish you had a grandma who cooked on Sundays. Either way, you'll be thankful for the flavors at this Downtown Richmond soul food spot," the website wrote.

Mama J's is at 415 N. 1st St. in Jackson Ward.

"We're not proclaiming these best in class (though some certainly are) -- the only thing these places truly have in common is that members of our nationwide stable of writers and editors deemed the overall experience -- yes, the food, but not just the food -- so spectacular in its singularity that it's worthy of telling others to seek out before they kick the bucket," Thrillist wrote.

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