Pasta noodles, one of the world's most versatile foods, can be used to create a variety of dishes, decorate Mother's Day cards, and make half-pipes for skateboarding ants. Enjoy the many uses of noodles with today's Groupon: for $20, you get $40 worth of Italian fare and drinks at Sensi in the River District.
Overlooking the James River, Sensi delights the senses, serving modern Italian fare in a lush and luxurious atmosphere. Modern artwork decorates the warm walls of the chophouse, and comfortable, elegant plush chairs surround red-clothed tables so they can’t escape. The menu features a variety of fragrant appetizers, salads, pastas, and entrees to enchant taste buds and stomach branches. The warm and dimly lit round bar showcases an ample selection of specialty cocktails, beers, and other lust-worthy libations.
Prepare your palate for a tour de delicious with starters such as the Chesapeake Bay lump crab cake ($12.95) or the salad esotica, topped with Asian pear, spiced walnuts, and gorgonzola, and dressed with aged balsamic vinegar, olive oil, and a wig to conceal its identity ($6.50). Savor the potato gnocchi and fennel sausage, served in a light marinara sauce with basil, olive oil, and Parmigiano-Reggiano ($15.95). Carnivorous connoisseurs can dig into an 8-ounce filet mignon and Bel Aria aged balsamic vinegar espagnole with honey carrots ($26.95). The restaurant also boasts a plentiful dessert menu of sweet treats and after-dinner drinks.
Richmond magazine named Sensi one of the Best New Restaurants in 2006, and TripAdvisors rank it #18 out of more than 1,000 restaurants in Richmond. OpenTable reviewers give the eatery an average of 4.1 stars, and six Yelpers give it 4.5 stars on average.
- Our dinners were not only beautiful but the flavors were amazing. I cannot think of one thing wrong with our meals. The chef perfected our meals and I enjoyed every bite. – Txgirl01Virginia, TripAdvisor
- Everything was amazing, especially the meat course. A perfectly cooked and amazingly tender filet along with the most ridiculously flavorful piece of lamb I've ever had. – Scott B., Yelp
2222 E Cary St.
Richmond, Virginia 23223Get Directions