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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.

Grit Coffee

Serving coffee, espresso, tea, breakfast, lunch, baked goods, weekend brunch, and more. Grab a punch card and your 10th drink is free!

Tastings of Charlottesville

Tastings is a fully integrated wine shop, wine bar, and restaurant, offering a large selection of wines by the glass or in flights for experimentation alongside cuisine crafted from local, all-natural, and sustainable ingredients.

South Street Brewery

Brewpub in a converted brick-walled warehouse with housemade ale and lager, plus seasonal fare.


Japanese eatery dispensing sushi, sake and more in a sleek, contemporary setting. Try a “Sake Flight,” which allows you to taste the subtle and intricate flavors of three selected varietals.

The Whiskey Jar

Classic Southern dishes from local ingredients, served in comfy digs with lots of reclaimed touches.



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.

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Cville Arts Cooperative Gallery is home to more than 50 artist members from across central Virginia, providing area residents and visitors with the opportunity to view and purchase art and crafts by contemporary Virginia artists year-round.

Sidetracks Music

Purveyor of fine audio recordings and stereo equipment. New and used CDs, vinyl, and DVDs. New releases weekly, special and pre orders always available.

Roxie Daisy

At Roxie Daisy, the aesthetic is eclectic, punctuated by a love for form and function. You can find a little something for every room in your home.

Blue Whale Books

Blue Whale Books is a used and rare bookstore capable of accommodating both the scholarly and the curious.

Market Street Wine

Market Street Wine is an independent shop for wine, beer, and gourmet products in Downtown Charlottesville, serving customers with personalized attention and tailored recommendations.

The Hip Joint

The Hip Joint is a family-owned dance and yoga apparel shop. The store specializes in selling and fitting shoes for Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Tap, and more along with a wide selection of dancewear including leotards, tights, active/yoga wear.



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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