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Eat & Drink

Brasserie Saison

Modern European fare and house-brewed beer in busy surrounds with hip farmhouse-style decor and a patio. Intimate, private dining rooms also available for events.

Red Pump Kitchen

Upscale eatery featuring local, seasonal dishes in a stylish, open interior. The open kitchen, anchored by a classic wood-burning oven, serves up house-made pastas, gourmet pizzas and Mediterranean and Tuscan-inspired fare.

Commonwealth Restaurant & Skybar

Get a bird's eye view of downtown as you lounge in this stylish venue boasting New American fare with Latin accents, craft cocktails and a busy rooftop bar.


Tastes of Spain, Mexico and South America infuse the menu at this chic bistro with tropical cocktails. The spacious outdoor patio is a favorite of locals and visitors alike.

The Bebedero

Modern Mexican cocktails and cuisine with a focus on the regions of Veracruz and Puebla. A lively interior features local art and live music.

C&O Restaurant

Celebrated country French fare and a deep wine list in a serene setting amid brick walls and barn wood.



From yoga classes to invigorating spa treatments to a fresh cut at the barber shop, Downtown Charlottesville has you covered. Explore all the wellness options the area has to offer.

Take a Look



"Have you been here before? It's three floors, 100,000 books. We've got a map, or you can look around." Enough said.

Melody Supreme

A record store dedicated to vinyl. The selection is diverse and well-curated, with all genres represented. Find plenty of records at all price points with tantalizing imports always on hand.

Jean Theory

Jean Theory is home to more than 70 styles of denim from the top-selling designers, a carefully curated selection of clothing and accessories of timeless style.

Lynne Goldman Elements

Lynne Goldman Elements is the vision of artist Lynne Goldman, who curates jewels and objects from the most talented artists showing today.

O’Suzannah for Littles

A companion store to O'Suzannah on Main Street, this charming boutique is just for kiddies. Fun to window shop and the perfect place for baby gifts.

Men and Boys Shop

Old fashioned goods store selling classic clothing for men and boys, with free alterations for the life of the garment.



Sometimes when you're shopping downtown it's for a new home, a financial product, event venue, or someplace for the in-laws to stay. Downtown is full of professionals who can help you with these and many other tasks.

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