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The Villa Diner

129 North Emmit Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903
+1 434-296-9977
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good50%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.All hours
American, Diner
129 North Emmit Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried Villa late on a really frigid cold January night. We did have to look for it; late-night visibility with street traffic could be better. Likely because of the cold, the joint was near-empty. Service was good, food was even better and price was...More

Thank djlovindan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was told about this restaurant by a friend in the area and we were not disappointed at breakfast. Service was very good and breakfast was great !

Thank pjkiss
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

A group of us ate here prior to a basketball game. Typical diner fare with some Italian touches. Very friendly staff and prompt service. Off street parking - a rarity in/at UVA. I had the Villa cheeseburger with excellent onion rings. Others had the spicy...More

Thank PIDSDoc
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We have been going here for Breakfast or Lunch for years. I honestly don’t remember the first time we ate here. I do know when I think of going out to breakfast its the first and only place that comes to mind. The service is...More

Thank TravelerTerra
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is my go to place for pizza. Charlottesville has way too many New York style pizza places and The Villa has Italian pizza which is my favorite. The sauce is very taste, a little sweet and lots of cheese on it. All-day breakfast is...More

Thank tonestert
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I wanted lunch and hubby wanted breakfast. We both got what we wanted at The Villa. Husband ordered the vegetable omelet. He didn't want toast and the waitress offered sliced tomatoes instead - very nice option. Vegetables in the omelet were fresh and it was...More

Thank Livelifefun
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We had breakfast with my family. The fold was excellent wnd the service was outstanding. I had the vegetable omelette and my husband had the apple cinnamon crepe. Everything was great and the pries are very reasonable. Try it you will not be disappointed we...More

Thank Rebecca E
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I have been going to the Villa for years. Keep going back because the food is good and the service is friendly and helpful.

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 22 September 2017

The waiters and waitresses were very responsive and the food arrived very promptly. I would go there again.

Thank alphanumeric1956
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We went there as a treat from my sister before leaving my son at UVA. We had to wait about 10 minutes, everyone had a different breakfast, food was excellent, server was friendly and foot came fast Now I'm planning to have dinner there so...More

Thank Olga V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 North Emmit Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-296-9977
The Villa Diner serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner from 6 a.m. to 10:00 pm seven days a week. Our popular breakfast menu items are available all day. Our lunch and dinner menus offer a variety of fresh made, soups, salads, sandwiches, and entrees. Our pizza is made in house from dough to sauce and is some of the best in Charlottesville.
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