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4372 Ivy Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903-7122
+1 434-293-8352
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (10 reviews)
“rainbow trout” (2 reviews)
“spaetzle” (2 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
4372 Ivy Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903-7122
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Reviewed September 30, 2015

This was a most enjoyable evening in a laid back atmosphere with food thoughtfully prepared utilizing fresh ingredients. The wine that was featured with the entree made for an excellent pairing. Staff was friendly and attentive without being intrusive. If we lived in the neighborhood...More

Thank Walter C
Reviewed September 5, 2015

The outside of the building is very basic, but the food and service inside are excellent. This place was recommended to us and was a great choice. Its small on the inside, so it can get busy. We highly recommend it!

Thank james b
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Arrived at 5 to others waiting to get in and we were not the early bird type folks-all ages. Decor is a bit dated but so what, the place was clean, esp the bathrooms. No I did not do a vent inspection, nor am I...More

Thank Donna C
Reviewed August 11, 2015

Beautiful presentation of entrees along with a cute setting. For the price, however, the restaurant seems overly simple- straight chairs, minimal decorating. Service was ok. Be prepared to wait- it is very popular.

Thank janicepk
Reviewed July 17, 2015

Wonderful local favorite. Loud and crowded -- but very good food fairly (but not inexpensively) priced.

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed July 5, 2015

I've been to four or five fine dining restaurants this past week in Charlottesville. This is now my #1 choice, first of all it is considered casual dining and after fining out all week I was looking for "casual." Next the service was extraordinary. Our...More

Thank Caroline Y
Reviewed January 28, 2015

I was surprised by a dinner with friends at this restaurant I would never have heard of because of it unusual location and building. Never judge a restaurant by it outfit! The food was excellent may be a little too much for my taste but...More

Thank Marc O
Reviewed December 18, 2014

The service and food are outstanding. We ordered duck and native trout entrees, which were expertly prepared and promptly served in a casual setting.

Thank treeeeman1
Reviewed December 17, 2014

Using fresh local food was why we came and the food was very good. Service was good. We unfortunately got sat right by the bar so was pretty noisy on a weekend night but that was our only negative. Prices were reasonable.

Thank Birthday-Gal
Reviewed December 14, 2014

We save Duners for those nights in need for a consistently excellent meal. The fish and scallops are always perfectly cooked and sauced, pork chops are delicious, beef dishes decadent and scrumptious. Ask for advice, as the wait staff is always very knowledgeable and friendly...More

Thank Gastrocurious
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December 1, 2016|
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Response from rhbphoto | Reviewed this property |
You will be fine.
September 6, 2015|
Response from Donna C | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any young children (2-6) there, but call ahead and ask. The issue is do you want to wait with a young cranky child if they are child friendly. I did see teens and that would be fine. I sure that younger... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4372 Ivy Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903-7122
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-293-8352
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