Canal walk development to get 5,700 square foot restaurant

Posted at 11:52 AM, Jun 27, 2012
and last updated 2012-06-27 11:53:20-04

by David Larter

RICHMOND, Va. ( – Restaurateur Kevin Healy, who started the popular Boathouse at Rocketts Landing, has signed a lease for 5,700 square feet at the Reynolds North canal walk development downtown. The working name of Healy’s new venture, Casa del Barco, should sound familiar, but for those of you who don’t habla español, that translates to “Boathouse.”

Sometimes a name just really floats your boat.

Many are hopeful that this will bring business to what they call an underutilized part of the city. Click over to to read the rest of the story about the opening!