The Whiskey Jar
Classic Southern dishes from local ingredients, served in comfy digs with lots of reclaimed touches.
Favorites like meatloaf and pot pie join updated Southern fare in a former diner with plaza seating. Bizou's longevity and venerable status in a foodie-fueled city stems from a unique intersection of comfort, quality, and innovation.
Citizen Burger Bar
Inviting eatery turning out hamburgers and craft beers in a brick-walled space with a patio. Sit in the window booths or grab a spot on the patio to soak up the downtown energy.
Hamilton’s at First & Main
New American dining and full bar plus an extensive wine list in a sophisticated yet casual setting.
Chaps Ice Cream
Finest premium quality ice cream, homemade donuts and grill service in a delightful 50's atmosphere.
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
Darling is a curated consignment boutique offering new and gently worn women's clothing and accessories. Shop the carefully curated consignment as well as products by local and global artisans.
Alakazam is an independent toy store, established in 2005, featuring the most meaningful and lighthearted toys. Tons of fun and unique things to see and explore.
2nd Act Books
2nd Act Books carries the same categories of second-hand books that previous owner Dave Taylor stocked, although our specialty is a large children's and YA section.
HEDGE FINE BLOOMS
Charlottesville's premiere custom florist. Locally owned and operated, Hedge provides a diverse array of floral designs for home, weddings, and events.
J. Fenton Too & Quilts Unlimited
J. Fenton Too is a women’s clothing boutique that features FLAX brand linen clothing for women. This lovely boutique also features fair trade tie-dye clothing from Nepal, jackets, hand knit fair trade sweaters, shawls and vests from Peru.
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.Learn More