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.
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.
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)
425 E. Main Street
Taproom and casual restaurant featuring 60 taps. Beer is sold by the ounce and customers pour their own glasses.
722 Preston Ave.
The Alpine-inspired beer hall and garden, features 24 draft beers and offers indoor and outdoor seating.
501 Monticello Road
Spanish tapas restaurant with an extensive bar menu. Try the pitcher of sangria.
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.
1035 Milmont St.
Nice variety of food and beer, with over 500 craft brews on tap.
5391 Three Notched Road
Crozet, VA 22932
Local micro-brewery. Offers "Tours and Tastings" Saturdays. Live music.
201 E. Main St., in Central Place (Downtown Mall)
Spanish and Latin-inspired dishes. Excellent place for dinner and drinks. Large outdoor patio.