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Mixed Beverage Restaurant

A mixed beverage restaurant license authorizes the licensee to:

  • sell and serve mixed beverages for on-premises consumption in the restaurant, private rooms or designated areas
  • sell distilled spirits in original closed containers for on-premises consumption under certain conditions
  • sell and serve wine and beer for on-premises consumption and in closed containers for off-premises consumption.

Fee(s)

Fees are based on the following classifications:

1 to 100 seats—$1,050
101 to 150 seats—$1,495
151 to 500 seats—$1,980
501 to 1,000 seats—$2,500
Over 1,000 seats—$3,100

References

COV 4.1-206.3.(A)(1)—Retail Licenses
COV § 4.1-231.1.(A)(3)(a)—Fees on state licenses
COV § 4.1-233.1.(A)(3)(a)—Fees on local licenses

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Completing the application may take 15–30 minutes. Average ABC processing time is 60–90 days. View the list of retail license documents (PDF) required to complete the application. Apply for this license (PDF).

The information on this page does not in any way replace or supersede what is listed in Title 4.1 of the Code of Virginia or Title 3 of the Administrative Code of Virginia. It is the responsibility of every individual or business applying for a license or permit to review, in detail, the applicable sections of the code.
 
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