‘It’s about 10-12% of our weekly sales’: Restaurants prepare for new restrictions

New COVID-19 restrictions will take effect in Virginia on Sunday night, and they include big changes for restaurants and bars.

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  Restaurants begin making plans ahead of colder weather

  ‘You may be looking at close to 100 restaurants' closing in Richmond, tourism group says

  What you can do if you are concerned about restaurant employees not wearing masks

  Some restaurants to delay moving into Phase Three

Richmond-area restaurants open for outdoor seating, curbside pickup, and delivery

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A look at how restaurant inspections have changed

Richmond restaurants open for business

  Seven Richmond restaurants open for takeout and/or delivery

  Virginia ABC accelerates approval process for restaurants serving alcohol outdoors

  Three restaurants offering Mother’s Day dinner deals

  5 Henrico-area restaurant options for this weekend!

  Three Henrico restaurants open for business this weekend

In this Restaurant Report we have three Henrico restaurants open for business.

  Richmond company printing free menus for local restaurants

Restaurants can get 500 free menus from Conquest Graphics in Richmond.

Three restaurants open for business this weekend!

Three Richmond restaurants open over the weekend.

  Two Richmond lunch options and one dinner spot for you

Two breakfast and lunch options and a dinner option for you!

Richmond-area restaurants & bars temporarily offering pick up, delivery and curbside service

  What’s for dinner? How about these three Richmond options

  Two more ‘Virginia is for Restaurant Lovers Week’ options

Help support Richmond-area restaurants during the COVID-19 pandemic

Virginia is for Restaurant Lovers Week: Three options for Day 1

  Want some comfort food this weekend? How about these Richmond options

  Deciding on dinner tonight? Here are three options!

Restaurants need your help! If you are looking for dinner tonight, here are three options.

  A Richmond burger spot, a chicken joint & an Asian street food place need your help

Three local restaurants for you to eat at tonight. These restaurants are still open despite the coronavirus.

  Inspector found chicken wings with blood from raw beef at Henrico restaurant

One restaurant owner asked us to check and make sure that improvements had been made.

  Two restaurants receive Hall of Fame awards from the health department

Two restaurants have earned Hall of Fame Awards from the health department.

  Vietnamese restaurant facing issues with raw chicken

We're all over the map in this week's Restaurant Report, looking at a Richmond Mexican restaurant, a Henrico Vietnamese restaurant, and a Henrico pizza place earning rave reviews!

  Woman who honored father by opening food truck gets flawless health inspector reviews

Her business grew to now include a coffee shop that has been getting flawless reviews from health inspectors, but it’s the meaning behind the shop that makes it truly special.

  Employee didn’t wash hands between using cash register and cooking, among other violations

Two Richmond restaurants needed a little help, while one had a flawless review from the health inspector.

  Restaurant Report: Taking a look at our top Hall of Fame winners

We're looking back at our top Hall of Fame winners in 2019.

  Health inspector finds meat stored in pan with blood at bottom; issue fixed in next inspection

A local pizza place is getting rave reviews from the Health Department, but there are also a few places having issues storing meat.

  More than week-old potatoes found at burger place in Southpark Mall

A Thai restaurant and a mall burger spot are featured in this week's Restaurant Report.

Restaurant Report: Restaurants to be thankful for

In this Thanksgiving edition of Restaurant Report, we're looking at two different restaurants with perfect inspections.

  Restaurants receive violations for undercooked chicken, raw food improperly stored

This week we're looking at three restaurants with some things that need fixing and one food truck with a flawless inspection.

  Flying insects found at chain restaurant has since been fixed, but other violations have not

This week we're looking at a chain restaurant that had flying insects as well as a Chinese restaurant with a few issues.

  Two Richmond food trucks receive perfect inspections

This week we're looking at two food trucks that have had perfect inspections.

  Chain restaurant has 10 food violations; brunch spot quickly fixes all issues

A chain restaurant in Henrico has been dinged by the Virginia Department of Health with 10 food safety violations while a brunch spot in Richmond quickly turned all of their previous violations around.

  A tale of two Glen Allen restaurants: Violations corrected after food stored at wrong temperatures

In this week's Restaurant Report, we're looking at two different Glen Allen restaurants.

  'I’m going to frame this one’: Pizza joint drops to zero violations

In this week's Restaurant Report, we're checking back in with a pizza place that dropped from more than a dozen violations to zero.

  For restaurants, keeping food temps out of ‘danger zone’ can be a challenge

Food temperatures can be difficult to master.

  Health inspections: Food trucks vs. standard restaurants

The standards are similar, but the mobile units have different requirements with their waste and water tanks.

  Chinese restaurant fixes mouse dropping problem; comedy club deals with flies

It’s a Throwback Thursday edition of the Restaurant Report as we check in with some of the restaurants we’ve featured in recent months.

  GOOD NEWS: Restaurants with perfect inspections

This week's Restaurant Report also revisits a restaurant that was having problems and is now under new ownership.

  Employee seen placing raw chicken on trash cans then on prep table

Also, te KFC located on Williamsburg Road had two priority, two priority foundation, and seven core violations.

  Two restaurants combine for 45 health violations

This week's Restaurant Report looks at a sushi restaurant and a halal restaurant.

  Pizza restaurant has repeat violations; mold, dead flies found at Dairy Queen

The two restaurants in this week's Restaurant Report say they have cleaned up since recent inspections.

  Mold or build-up in tea urns found at Henrico breakfast spot

At another restaurant, an inspector had issues with an employee dropping a cloth on the floor, picking it up, and then putting it back on a cutting board.

  Flies, moldy soda gun nozzles at Richmond comedy club aren’t a laughing matter

In this week's restaurant report, an inspector had a bone to pick with a local comedy club, but a Midlothian sports bar is getting this week's Hall of Fame.

  Restaurant with roaches triples its violations

This week's Restaurant Report takes a look back at three restaurants that had numerous violations this past spring.

  Family-owned Henrico restaurant had 25 violations in latest inspection

A family restaurant and a pizza joint both make this week's restaurant report after recent inspections prove they need a little help, though one turned it around.

  Large amounts of mouse droppings found at Henrico Chinese restaurant

A Henrico Chinese restaurant has 20 violations, a Henrico Italian restaurant had 10 violations, but quickly turned it around.

  Japanese restaurant has more than 20 violations in recent inspection

In its last inspection, one Henrico restaurant had 21 violations: five priority, four priority foundation, and 12 core.

  Sports bar receives violations for food at wrong temperatures

An inspector found several issues recently at Home Team Grill on West Main Street in Richmond.

  New Richmond restaurant has 14 violations in recent inspection

Another restaurant with recent violations has changed ownership.

  Lack of soap, grease on utensils lead to violations at two restaurants

This week's Hall of Fame winner is a food truck that has aced its last five inspections.

  Raw eggs, old food lead to violations at two restaurants

This week's Hall of Fame winner has aced 10 straight inspections.

  Restaurant says it fixed issues after roaches spotted near water heater

Also, there is a catering company that's had 10 perfect inspections.

  Restaurant Report: Greek restaurant hit with repeat violations

This week’s Restaurant Report features a Greek restaurant that was inspected seven times in about a month, along with a popular breakfast spot.

  Restaurant Report: Insects coming out of vent, grease debris behind flat grill

NBC12′s Restaurant Report has returned to let you know of some of the best restaurants and some that could use a little help.

  Restaurant owner responds to opossum photos posted online

Some former employees of a popular Richmond eatery posted pictures on Facebook and Reddit, saying they show an opossum, flooding and other problems inside the building.

  RESTAURANT REPORT: Cafe shows off corrected violations, cleaning

A cafe in Henrico that was in the Restaurant Report last month wants you to know everything has been corrected and cleaned.

  RESTAURANT REPORT: Cook reached into stew with bare hand

The inspector reported seeing a cook reach into a pot of stew with their bare hands, pick up a piece of beef, and put it in their mouth for tasting.

Restaurant Report: Coliseum aces inspections while feeding thousands

This week's Restaurant Report Hall of Fame award goes to a place that feeds literally thousands of people every night, while earning perfect scores on its inspections: the Richmond Coliseum.