Wine and Bars

Wine and Bars

Charlottesville is nestled in the midst of beautiful Virginia wine country. For more information about wine tours and local vineyards, visit the Monticello Wine Trail.

Beer Run Faculty Fave
156 Carlton Road

This establishment features hundreds of beers and wines. Tons of outdoor seating. Closes at midnight on weekends, earlier on weekdays. Call for hours.

The BiltmoreStudent Fave
16 Elliewood Ave. (The Corner)

Popular with college students. Open until 2 a.m.

Bistro 1834 (The Boar's Head Inn)
200 Ednam Drive (off 250 West)

Commonwealth Restaurant and Skybar Student Fave
Charlottesville’s Downtown Mall, one block from the Pavilion.
422 E. Main Street

Simple elegant dining with a separate rooftop bar.

Draft Tap Room
425 E. Main Street

Taproom and casual restaurant featuring 60 taps. Beer is sold by the ounce and customers pour their own glasses.

Kardinal Hall
722 Preston Ave.

The Alpine-inspired beer hall and garden, features 24 draft beers and offers indoor and outdoor seating.

Mas TapasFaculty Fave Student Fave
501 Monticello Road 

Spanish tapas restaurant with an extensive bar menu. Try the pitcher of sangria.

Maya Student Fave
633 W. Main St. 

Maya serves food until 10 p.m. on weekdays, and 11 p.m. on weekends. The bar stays open until 2 a.m.

109 W. Main St. (Downtown Mall)

Casual bar spot with ample outdoor seating.

Orzo Kitchen and Wine Bar
416 W. Main Street (in Main Street Market)

Mediterranean-inspired menu and extensive wine list.

301 E. Main St. (Downtown Mall)

Bar open until 2 a.m.

Sedona Taphouse
1035 Milmont St. 

Nice variety of food and beer, with over 500 craft brews on tap.

Starr Hill Brewery
5391 Three Notched Road
Crozet, VA 22932

Local micro-brewery. Offers "Tours and Tastings" Saturdays. Live music.

World of Beer
852 W. Main St.

Tavern food and a massive selection of beer located on the first floor of The Flats at West Village.

Zocalo Faculty Fave Student Fave 
201 E. Main St., in Central Place (Downtown Mall)

Spanish and Latin-inspired dishes. Excellent place for dinner and drinks. Large outdoor patio.