Try the White Spot for a Gus Burger, or the Virginian--Charlottesville's oldest restaurant. College Inn and Crozet Pizza are also both locally owned and good. Student bars and nightlife as well.
“This is also the Charlottesville Visitors Center. You can catch all of the buses from here, including the FREE trolly, which leaves every 15 minutes and goes between Downtown and the University grounds. ”
“An authentic local secret - started as a hole-in-the-wall, now with seating. Perfect for take-away! Or a super casual sit-down meal.”
“Let the kids play on the playground or skip rocks in the river, then take a walk, jog, or bike ride on the paved trail that winds along the Rivanna. ”
“Home of the University of Virginia Cavaliers. Book early if you want to visit for a game, dates fill up fast!”