108 2nd St. SW
Cassic French shared plates, craft cocktails and small grower wines.
108 Third Street, NE
French food off the Downtown Mall.
520 E. Main St. (Downtown Mall)
Fusion of Indian, Tibetan, and Nepalese food. Affordable and popular lunch buffet.
400 Emmet St. N.
Across from John Paul Jones Arena. Upscale dining.
139 Zan Road (Seminole Square Shopping Center)
Outdoor seating available.
700 Rose Hill Drive
European-inspired fare and baked goods. Open for breakfast, brunch and lunch. Locally owned.
501 Monticello Road
Spanish tapas. Traditional Spanish food and wines by the glass. Popular hotspot in Belmont neighborhood.
1817 Emmet St. (29 North)
Popular lunch buffet spot; has a lot of variety. Takeout, reservations available.
416 W. Main Street (in Main Street Market)
Area-sourced Mediterranean food and wine.
201 W. Main St. (on the Downtown Mall)
Rustic, French bistro food.
Vinegar Hill Shopping Center
South African cuisine. Live music often.
295-5262, 917 Preston Ave.
295-5262, 1820 Abbey Road (off 250 Bypass past Pantops Mountain)
Kebobs, sandwiches, salads, daily soup, brownies and cookies. Eat in or carry out.
503 E. Market St. (on the Downtown Mall)
Emphasis on wine but full menu also available for lunch and dinner. Famous for lobster bisque. Catering available.
1505 University Ave.
Traditional Irish-style bar and restaurant with lots of pub grub on the menu.
Twisted Branch Tea Bazaar
414 E. Main St. Downtown Mall (second floor)
Middle Eastern- and Asian-inspired avegetarian dishes. More than 80 exotic loose leaf teas. Bohemian atmosphere, live music some nights.
201 E. Main St., in Central Place (Downtown Mall)
Spanish and Latin-inspired dishes. Excellent place for dinner and drinks. Large outdoor patio.