Lampo Neapolitan Pizzeria
For a delicious dive into a culinary tradition this Neapolitan Pizza is a must-try. Highly specialized, this pizza is certified and made with a particular style of crust and specific ingredients baked in a very hot brick oven.
Dr. Ho’s Humble Pie
Proprietors Michael and Nancy McCarthy began their pizza expedition in the summer of 2007 when they bought Dr. Ho’s Humble Pie. A graduate of culinary school, Michel took pizza making to a whole new level. The dough is homemade, hand tossed, and ingredients are locally sourced. The philosophy being that there is no short cut […]
Orzo Kitchen and Wine Bar
Orzo is a window into soulful cooking and gracious hospitality. Enjoy hearty and healthy dishes from Italy, Greece, Spain and the South of France. Each meal can be perfectly paired with wine from their extensive wine selection.
Vivace resides in a beautifully refurbished farmhouse, attracting patrons with its authentic Italian ambiance and welcoming atmosphere. From the cozy upstairs to the vast expanse of the multi-tiered outdoor garden terrace, dining at Vivace’s is a delightful experience. The 1940’s hand-crafted serpentine bar in the lounge provides ample seating and a festive setting for […]
One is immediately drawn to this quaint French bistro adorned with potted flowers and herbs. Farm fresh and locally sourced ingredients make this diner also known as the “The Little Green Bistro” a standout on the downtown mall
Housed in an historic railway station, the C&O is one of Charlottesville’s oldest and best restaurants. Built in the late 1920’s and situated on the edge of the Downtown Mall, it has always been a gathering place for those looking for a warm meal. Initially a diner and known as the local “greasy spoon”, railway workers […]
South and Central
Voted best new restaurant in 2022 this Latin inspired grill and steak house prepares their meat and vegetables over burning logs and coals. This tactic imbues natural smokey flavor, and more temperature control, cooking food to perfection.
One of the more popular spots on the Downtown Mall is this upscale burger joint known for its farm-fresh, locally sourced ingredients. With plenty of space inside and out you can enjoy a juicy burger and libation for lunch or dinner.
A New Zealand inspired gastro pub, Burger Bach features 100% New Zealand beef for their gourmet burgers, earning them many awards from Style Weekly, Virginia Living Wine Enthusiast and Richmond Magazine. These delicious burgers come with unique and varied toppings such as blueberry BBQ sauce, bacon, brie cheese, and caramelized onions. There are also […]
Afghan Kabob of Charlottesville
Afghan Kabob offers tasty and authentic Middle Eastern fare served in generous portions with plenty of Vegetarian and Vegan options. One of the best advantages here is that you can bring wine to have with dinner and there is no corking fee.