Eat and Drink
Enjoy the finest dining Charlottesville has to offer with this list of the best restaurants in town!
Orzo Kitchen and Wine Bar
Located in the Main Street Market, Orzo brings the Mediterranean taste and culture to Charlottesville. The menu hosts a variety of traditional Mediterranean recipes and ingredients with an emphasis on meat and seafood, but they still offer gluten free and vegan options. While at Orzo you can enjoy a cocktail or many of the wine selections that hail mainly from the Mediterranean
Nestled in Charlottesville’s historic downtown mall, Fleurie offers fine French dining. This upscale, modern French restaurant hosts an array of classic a la carte French recipes along with a wide selection of wine, spirits, and desserts.
The Downtown Grille
Located in the heart of the hustle and bustle of Charlottesville, the Downtown Grille offers only the finest meat and seafood along with an extensive wine list.
Citizen Burger teams up with local farms to deliver only the best burgers to your table! While they believe some of life’s greatest moments revolve around food and drink, you can find over 100 beers at Citizen Burger.
Fellini's Italian Restaurant
Enjoy fine Italian cuisine at this local spot which offers a wide variety of pasta, meats, and seafood! Along with the lunch and dinner options Fellini’s also offers a brunch menu, and you’ll be sure to catch live music here most days of the week and weekend.
This hidden gem is located in a historic brick building in Charlottesville’s historic district. The restaurant teams up with local farmers to bring you the freshest ingredients from the area. Enjoy an array of steak and fish options along with an extensive drink menu.
The Ivy Inn Restaurant
Located near the University of Virginia, The Ivy Inn Restaurant features seasonal American cuisine from right here in Virginia! This special restaurant was once an estate named "Faulker House" after the famous author, William Faulkner.