Kitchen on cary

Kitchen on Cary is delighted to announce the menu for our upcoming Tuesday Night Wine Dinner slated for Oct. 31, from 5-10 p.m. Each course is seasonally-focused with an eye towards local suppliers. Our award-winning executive chef Michael Macknight creates each course weekly and pairs with a sensational wine for a truly memorable and enjoyable dining event.


WHAT: Tuesday Night Wine Dinner


WHERE: Kitchen on Cary – 1331 East Cary Street; Richmond, VA 23219


WHEN: Tuesday, Oct. 31 from 5 -10 p.m.


COST: $30 per person – Call 804-643-1315 for reservations or book online using Open Table at


First Course

Chesapeake Crab Cake

Ragout of Sweet Corn & Country Ham / Corn Shoots Chives

True Myth Chardonnay, California

Pear / White Peach / Vanilla / Toasted Oak

Main Course

Sweet-Tea Brined Pork Tenderloin

Cranberry-Pear Chutney / Chipotle Sweet Potato Mash / Daily Veg

Block 9 Pinot Noir,  California

Strawberry / Clove / Wild Cherries


Pumpkin Mousse Tart / Torched Meringue / Pumpkin Seed Brittle

Milbrandt Riesling / Washington



The weekly Tuesday Night Wine Dinners are $30 per person. The special menu is available from 5-10 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31. For reservations, visit or call 804-643-1315. Free validated parking for the parking deck at Cary & 14th Street. (Valid with dine-in dinner entrée purchase.)


About Kitchen on Cary   Located in Richmond’s historic Shockoe Slip neighborhood, Kitchen on Cary features locally sourced and seasonal American dining and is the recipient of several Open Table Diner’s Choice Awards. The restaurant’s commitment to locally sourced and seasonally inspired cuisine has proven popular among its diners. Buying from local producers with its Farm to Table strategy allows chefs to offer fresh, bright flavors of the region while providing the healthiest and highest-quality food at an affordable price.   The restaurant is owned by Education Corporation of America which operates Virginia College in Richmond, along with 70 other ground locations nationwide. Additional restaurant locations include Kitchen on George in Mobile, AL., and Kitchen on San Marco in Jacksonville, Fla.



About Executive Chef Michael Macknight   Chef Michael Macknight joined Kitchen on Cary as executive chef in July 2015 and brings more than 30 years of experience in the food industry. Since taking the helm at Kitchen on Cary, Macknight has created a new seasonally-based menu that increases local and regional products and vendors. His style of cuisine unites global and Southern regional flavors, grounded in both modern and classic French cooking techniques.   A Johnson & Wales College graduate, Chef Macknight has owned and served as executive chef at some of Virginia’s top restaurants. He has previously worked at the award-winning Trellis Restaurant in Williamsburg, Va., and Lemaire in Richmond’s historic Jefferson Hotel. Chef Macknight has also owned three restaurants and catering businesses: Charles City Tavern, Café Lafayette and Catering Company of Williamsburg/Williamsburg Manor Bed and Breakfast.   Chef Macknight’s excellence in cuisine has resulted in numerous awards including Best New Restaurant 2003 by Richmond Magazine for Café Lafayette, Best New Restaurant 2008 by Richmond Magazine for Charles City Tavern, and his Bourbon Pecan Bread Pudding with Bourbon Caramel Glaze was featured in Richmond Magazine’s 50 Best Food Finds.