Top 18 CVille New American Restaurants

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1. commonwealthSKYBAR

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422 E. Main St, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
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commonwealthSKYBAR takes its inspiration from the local area. They have delicious dishes like their brown sugar cured pork belly in cherry ponzu and braised beef brisket with horseradish potatoes.

2. Brookville Restaurant

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225 W Main St, Charlottesville, Virginia
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Brookville Restaurant takes Southern comfort food and gives it a modern makeover. Try their buffalo fried broccoli or their Gouda stuffed burger.

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3. C & O Restaurant

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515 E Water St, Charlottesville, Virginia
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C & O Restaurant has mouthwatering entrees like “Steak Chinoise” with tamari-ginger pan sauce and a duck breast served with sweet potato-blue cheese gratin.

4. Bang Tapas

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213 2nd St SW, Charlottesville, VA 22902
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Bang is a creative tapas and martini bar with Asian-inspired dishes.

5. Sedona Taphouse

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1035 Millmont St, Charlottesville, Virginia
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Sedona Taphouse has internationally inspired dishes like Cubano pulled pork tacos, South Rim shrimp flatbread and bronzed mahi mahi served in a pineapple mango salsa.

6. Beer Run

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156 Carlton Road, Suite 203, Charlottesville, Virginia
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Beer Run has original dishes like their turkey meatloaf with dried apricot and the bison burger with smoked paprika mayo.

7. The Downtown Grille

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201 West Main St., Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
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The Downtown Grille has delightful dishes like sweet potato kugel, Thai marinated tuna tartare and deep fried jalapeno-stuffed olives.

8. Blue Light Grill

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120 A East Main St, Charlottesville, Virginia
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Is a New American seafood restaurant with dishes like crab hush puppies and a burger with bacon marmalade.

9. 105 Grill & Pub

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14th St NW, Charlottesville, Virginia
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105 Grill & Pub is an Asian New American restaurant with exciting dishes like crunchy wild shrimp (served with rice noodles and wakame salad), duck Reuban and salmon (served with a sesame-citrus slaw).

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10. AVA Restaurant And Wine Bar

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103 W Beverley St, Staunton, Virginia
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AVA Restaurant And Wine Bar is a New American restaurant that has several great vegetarian dishes.

11. Oakhart Social

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511 West Main St, Charlottesville, Virginia
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Oakhart Social has eclectic dishes like chili-lime roasted shrimp pizza and meatballs served with mint, crispy rice and goat yogurt.

12. West Main

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333 W Main St, Charlottesville, Virginia
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West Main has wonderful appetizers like the shrimp and crab melt and the Philly eggroll.

13. Threepenny Cafe

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420 W Main St, Charlottesville, Virginia
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Threepenny Cafe has original treats like tuna tartare with sriracha, ginger and wasabi cream.

14. Fardowners

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5773 The Sq, Crozet, Virginia
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Fardowners has a great brunch and creative pub fare like honey raspberry hot wings!

15. Aioli

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29 N Augusta St, Staunton, Virginia
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Aioli is a Mediterranean-inspired restaurant with dishes like “panseared maple leaf duck breast” and sesame crusted yellow fin tuna with wasabi.

16. Rapture

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303 E Main St, Charlottesville, Virginia
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Rapture serves unique cuisine like coffee-rubbed hanger steak and pork belly with a bacon apple kimchi.

17. The Local

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824 Hinton Ave, Charlottesville, Virginia
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The Local is a locally sourced New American restaurant with a fantastic buttermilk-Tabasco braised chicken thigh.

18. Byers Street Bistro

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18 Byers St, Staunton, Virginia
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Byers Street Bistro focuses on modern Southern cuisine like cornmeal crusted salmon with jambalaya risotto and Creole bangers and grits.

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