Shakespeare Pre-Show Menus – Tarrant’s and Max’s

Experience some of Richmond’s best restaurants by dining at Max’s or Tarrant’s in Downtown Richmond. Now through October 8th at both restaurants, you can enjoy a delicious meal inspired by Virginia Rep’s production of Shakespeare in Love. Check out the special menus below!



  • Much a Woo Woo About Nothing – 8

Peach schnapps, vodka, cranberry, fresh lime juice

  • Richard’s Gimlet – 11

Gin, Belle Isle honey habanero, fresh lime juice, habanero pepper


  • Fit for Henry IV – 21

Ashley Farm roast airline chicken breast, lentils, spinach, lardons, red peppers, cognac, mushroom, cream

  • Falstaff’s Pot of Ale Beef Stew – 19

Potatoes, carrots, onion, celery, mushroom, ale, puff pastry

Indulgence If You Dare

  • Tempest Trifle – 8

Genoise, strawberry, blackberry, cream





  • The Love Affair – 9

Vodka, strawberry, basil, lime juice


  • Beef Shake-Spears – 13.95

Grilled beef, green peppers and onion skewers with demi-glace


  • Elizabethan Chicken – 20.95

Chicken Breast in an apple cider cream sauce with mashed potatoes and veggies


  • Cranberry scones – 6.95