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Continental Divide

811 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4531
+1 434-984-0143
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good37%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (14 reviews)
“black beans” (5 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m. Hours
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
811 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4531
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Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

First time in Charlottesville and this was a great place to go for quick friendly service and delicious food . Prices reasonable .

Thank Fran T
Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by for a quick drink and some food. It was great and super quick. We were able to get a table on Saturday very quick.

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed January 2, 2018

This is a secret place in C'ville. Hard to find. Favorite amongst locals. Everything I have had on the menu is good and reasonable.

Thank Barry C
Reviewed November 15, 2017

This little place may be a challenge to find due to lack of signage, but it's well worth it. We had a party of 8 and were seated easily on a week night. Most of us ordered one of the specials and all were truly...More

Thank KNCA
Reviewed November 9, 2017

There are several excellent Mexican places in Charlottesville so a place has to be really good to make an impression. When we went to Continental Divide my expectations were not terribly high because I thought it was one of the places that people liked just...More

1  Thank chloesmomNJ
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

We eat at Continental Divide every time we come to Charlottesville, usually 1-2 times a year. The service and food are always fantastic and our whole family always enjoys it. Nachos and the enchiladas are not to missed (nor the margaritas, which come out perfect...More

Thank LivingInWien
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Even on a Monday night this place is busy! We sat at the only available seats at the bar but if you arrive early enough, there are several booths. The chicken enchiladas were very good, especially when paired with black beans, brown rice and a...More

Thank marsle
Reviewed June 25, 2017

This place was a real surprise....you go in thinking it is going to be some hole in the wall bar, and you will be pleasantly surprised. Good food, drinks, and friendly staff! It's Mexican food, plus some American stuff if you don't like Mexican. I...More

Thank Kelly G
Reviewed May 13, 2017

This is our favorite date night place. Their motto says it all "Too small, Too noisy, too crowded, too bad." There is frequently a wait but well worth it. In my opinion best margaritas in town. The food is very good as well. This is...More

Thank danricc7
Reviewed April 1, 2017

My girlfriend and I had dinner at Continental Divide a week or so ago. As others can attest, their food is really, really good. Both of us had the Santa Fe Enchiladas ($11.25) which came with black beans and rice and a pumpkin muffin. The...More

Thank DrDemocracy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:45 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 811 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4531
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-984-0143
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