Yates’s guidebook

Yates

Yates’s guidebook

Art in Charlottesville
See artists of many genres at work and visit their common gallery. Monthly opening of new shows are first Fridays at 5. Playground is next door and downtown mall one block away.
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McGuffey Art Center
201 2nd Street Northwest
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See artists of many genres at work and visit their common gallery. Monthly opening of new shows are first Fridays at 5. Playground is next door and downtown mall one block away.
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Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection of the University of Virginia
400 Worrell Dr
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The Fralin Museum of Art at the University of Virginia
155 Rugby Road
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Terrific place for good selection of original handcrafted gifts, from paintings, jewelry and arts and crafts to toddler clothes.
C'Ville Arts
118 East Main Street
Terrific place for good selection of original handcrafted gifts, from paintings, jewelry and arts and crafts to toddler clothes.
Food scene
Wonderful French bread, pastries and brunch/lunch with indoor/outdoor seating
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MarieBette Café and Bakery
700 Rose Hill Drive
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Wonderful French bread, pastries and brunch/lunch with indoor/outdoor seating
Beautiful, yummy selection of Japanese food only open for dinner. Does not take reservations.
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Now & Zen
202 2nd Street Northwest
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Beautiful, yummy selection of Japanese food only open for dinner. Does not take reservations.
Excellent food on the downtown Mall - good menu includes but is not limited to a great vegetarian selection
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Hamiltons' at First & Main
101 W Main St
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Excellent food on the downtown Mall - good menu includes but is not limited to a great vegetarian selection
Authentic French food at a reasonable price. Tiny inside but wonderful shaded seating beside the downtown mall fountain. Their sister restaurant Fleurie on 4th St off the mall is much more expensive!
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Petit Pois
201 E Main St
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Authentic French food at a reasonable price. Tiny inside but wonderful shaded seating beside the downtown mall fountain. Their sister restaurant Fleurie on 4th St off the mall is much more expensive!
The original Cville favorite for shabby-chic and gourmet food - was recommended by Craig Claiborne in NY Times long ago. Intimate seating upstairs, atmosphere on the ground floor, conviviality at the bar and a few tables in the basement,
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C & O
515 Water Street East
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The original Cville favorite for shabby-chic and gourmet food - was recommended by Craig Claiborne in NY Times long ago. Intimate seating upstairs, atmosphere on the ground floor, conviviality at the bar and a few tables in the basement,
Healthy food to buy and prepare OR select from their buffets and eat in their cafe.
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Whole Foods Market
1797 Hydraulic Road
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Healthy food to buy and prepare OR select from their buffets and eat in their cafe.
Terrific prepared entrees and pastries that you order at the counter. Seating inside and in their outside cafe.
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HotCakes
1137 Emmet St N # A
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Terrific prepared entrees and pastries that you order at the counter. Seating inside and in their outside cafe.
Many food alternatives: Feast for gourmet wine, cheese etc; Orzo for dining; Albemarle Bakery for excellent pastries and breads. Cafe seating too, but no coffee/tea.
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Main Street Market
418 West Main Street
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Many food alternatives: Feast for gourmet wine, cheese etc; Orzo for dining; Albemarle Bakery for excellent pastries and breads. Cafe seating too, but no coffee/tea.
Lovely, scenic vineyard about half an hour from Cville that has "Starry Nights" with bands, buffet (reserve in advance) or picnicing and dancing. You must buy, not bring, your wine there.
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Veritas Vineyards and Winery
151 Veritas Lane
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Lovely, scenic vineyard about half an hour from Cville that has "Starry Nights" with bands, buffet (reserve in advance) or picnicing and dancing. You must buy, not bring, your wine there.
Good pizza by the slice or choose a whole one -- with or without beer --on the downtown pedestrian mall. Eat inside or outside and catch a movie next door before or after.
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Christian's Pizza
118 West Main Street
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Good pizza by the slice or choose a whole one -- with or without beer --on the downtown pedestrian mall. Eat inside or outside and catch a movie next door before or after.
Fairly authentic Chinese cuisine - much better than average! Lunch specials. I love their spicy dry-fried mushrooms as an appetizer! Wide variety of good entrees.
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Peter Chang
2162 Barracks Road
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Fairly authentic Chinese cuisine - much better than average! Lunch specials. I love their spicy dry-fried mushrooms as an appetizer! Wide variety of good entrees.
Ix Park has many civic and art events, plus restaurants, shops and a good brewery.
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IX Art Park
522 2nd Street Southeast
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Ix Park has many civic and art events, plus restaurants, shops and a good brewery.
Good lunch buffet, or order off the menu for lunch or dinner. There is a spa where you can have a massage or facial. The Sports Club is for members only. Pretty ponds for a scenic walk.
Boar's Head Resort
200 Ednam Dr
Good lunch buffet, or order off the menu for lunch or dinner. There is a spa where you can have a massage or facial. The Sports Club is for members only. Pretty ponds for a scenic walk.
Find international and typical foods here. Choose wonderful prepared foods to enjoy in their cafe, inside or out. Nice wine selection.
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Foods of All Nations
2121 Ivy Road
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Find international and typical foods here. Choose wonderful prepared foods to enjoy in their cafe, inside or out. Nice wine selection.
Great burgers within easy walking distance of the Carriage House
Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar
973 Emmet St N
Great burgers within easy walking distance of the Carriage House
Cafes
Excellent French breads and pastries, plus brunch/lunch. Seating indoor/outdoor.
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MarieBette Café and Bakery
700 Rose Hill Drive
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Excellent French breads and pastries, plus brunch/lunch. Seating indoor/outdoor.
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Albemarle Baking Co
418 West Main Street
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Terrific cafe lined with books and including a separate playspace for children and moms to gather. Coffee, tea, wine, food and good tables for working on your computer.
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C'Ville Coffee
1301 Harris Street
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Terrific cafe lined with books and including a separate playspace for children and moms to gather. Coffee, tea, wine, food and good tables for working on your computer.
Comfy chairs and sofa for coffee and friends to meet.
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Shenandoah Joe Coffee Roasters
945 Preston Avenue
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Comfy chairs and sofa for coffee and friends to meet.
Great for coffee or breakfast, in easy walking distance of the Carriage House
First Watch
1114B Emmet St N
Great for coffee or breakfast, in easy walking distance of the Carriage House
Sightseeing
Home of Thomas Jefferson. Beautiful view, gardens and period home rich with Presidential history and Jefferson's creative genius.
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Monticello
931 Thomas Jefferson Parkway
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Home of Thomas Jefferson. Beautiful view, gardens and period home rich with Presidential history and Jefferson's creative genius.
Home of James Madison. Restored Presidential home with recent anthropological discoveries regarding the slaves. Lovely gardens. In Fall and spring Montpelier has steeple chase horse races that are lots of fun. Constitutional workshops and study for academicians is done at a center on the property.
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Montpelier's Visitor Center
13425 Visitor Center Road
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Home of James Madison. Restored Presidential home with recent anthropological discoveries regarding the slaves. Lovely gardens. In Fall and spring Montpelier has steeple chase horse races that are lots of fun. Constitutional workshops and study for academicians is done at a center on the property.
Pick your own apples near Monticello in Sept-November. They also have music events - check their calendar.
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Carter Mountain Orchard
1435 Carters Mountain Trail
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Pick your own apples near Monticello in Sept-November. They also have music events - check their calendar.
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James Monroe's Highland
2050 James Monroe Parkway
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University of Virginia - UVA
The historic buildings clustered around "The Lawn" located behind the Rotunda was voted best architecture in America - and was designed by Thomas Jefferson. To see the Rotunda, enter from the lawn at the ground level entrance under the stairs.
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The Rotunda
1826 University Avenue
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The historic buildings clustered around "The Lawn" located behind the Rotunda was voted best architecture in America - and was designed by Thomas Jefferson. To see the Rotunda, enter from the lawn at the ground level entrance under the stairs.
Great place for browsing UVA paraphernalia, finding gifts & books.
UVA Bookstore
400 Emmet St S
Great place for browsing UVA paraphernalia, finding gifts & books.
Buy UVA shirts, hats, and everything branded UVA here. They have a second store at Stonefield Shopping Ctr.
Mincer's UVA Imprinted Sportswear
1527 University Ave
Buy UVA shirts, hats, and everything branded UVA here. They have a second store at Stonefield Shopping Ctr.
Active Adventures
Beautiful drive takes about 50 minutes to hike up beside sequential waterfalls on a well marked trail that has some benches to enjoy these gorgeous waterfalls. DO NOT GO IN THE FALLS: many have died trying it!
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Crabtree Falls
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Beautiful drive takes about 50 minutes to hike up beside sequential waterfalls on a well marked trail that has some benches to enjoy these gorgeous waterfalls. DO NOT GO IN THE FALLS: many have died trying it!
Ski resort with slopes for beginners to intermediates plus, all amenities, about an hour from Cville. Music festivals during the summer. The drive there is beautiful.
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Wintergreen Resort
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Ski resort with slopes for beginners to intermediates plus, all amenities, about an hour from Cville. Music festivals during the summer. The drive there is beautiful.
Marvelous music weekends and you can stay in their Manor House. Warm Springs with its mill and Jefferson Pools (temporarily closed) and nearby Hot Springs (Homestead is there) are fun for walking, bathing and exploring. Great hiking in the mountains surrounding these towns.
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Garth Newel Music Center
403 Garth Newel Lane
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Marvelous music weekends and you can stay in their Manor House. Warm Springs with its mill and Jefferson Pools (temporarily closed) and nearby Hot Springs (Homestead is there) are fun for walking, bathing and exploring. Great hiking in the mountains surrounding these towns.
Spring through Fall this lovely vineyard about 20 minutes from Cville features free polo games on Sunday afternoons. You can buy wine from the sidelines when the vineyard cart comes around. Take a hat or join friends who erect a tent. Other times, enjoy the terrific facilities and wine-tasting inside or on their terraces with gorgeous views.
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King Family Vineyards
6550 Roseland Farm
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Spring through Fall this lovely vineyard about 20 minutes from Cville features free polo games on Sunday afternoons. You can buy wine from the sidelines when the vineyard cart comes around. Take a hat or join friends who erect a tent. Other times, enjoy the terrific facilities and wine-tasting inside or on their terraces with gorgeous views.
Quaint town with fine shops from antiques to clothing...and food (Rochambeau and barbeque restaurant). Just park anywhere on the main street and walk around, in and out of shops. The shops have a French feel to them.
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Gordonsville
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Quaint town with fine shops from antiques to clothing...and food (Rochambeau and barbeque restaurant). Just park anywhere on the main street and walk around, in and out of shops. The shops have a French feel to them.
Small lakes surrounded by small mountains - some for fishing and one for swimming from a beach with bath house and a lifeguard. Pavillion and grills for picnics, nice playground for the younger set. Trails around the lake.
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Mint Springs Valley Park
6659 Mint Springs Park
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Small lakes surrounded by small mountains - some for fishing and one for swimming from a beach with bath house and a lifeguard. Pavillion and grills for picnics, nice playground for the younger set. Trails around the lake.
Good for hiking and the views.
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Old Rag Mountain
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Good for hiking and the views.
Good for hiking and the views.
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Humpback Rocks
Blue Ridge Parkway
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Good for hiking and the views.
Neighborhoods
One of the "hip" neighborhoods in Cville, Belmont now has a center with several good restaurants such as The Local, Tavola, Mas, and Lampo Pizza is just over the Belmont Bridge from downtown. The neighborhood has interesting older homes -- many are Victorian.
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Belmont
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One of the "hip" neighborhoods in Cville, Belmont now has a center with several good restaurants such as The Local, Tavola, Mas, and Lampo Pizza is just over the Belmont Bridge from downtown. The neighborhood has interesting older homes -- many are Victorian.
Charlottesville's downtown pedestrian mall is filled with cafes, restaurants, live theatre and music, a movie theatre with a cafe, many bookstore and specialty shops. No worries - there are parking garages and lots.
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Downtown Mall
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Charlottesville's downtown pedestrian mall is filled with cafes, restaurants, live theatre and music, a movie theatre with a cafe, many bookstore and specialty shops. No worries - there are parking garages and lots.
Belmont is an insider hip destination with its restaurant area
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Belmont
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Belmont is an insider hip destination with its restaurant area
Stonefield Lane
Easy 5 min walk from this AirBnB: Quality outdoor shopping center with many boutiques including Barnes & Noble, Banana Republic, Talbots, Richie's Shoes, Happy Cook, Plough & Hearth, Old Navy, Michaels, and several restaurants and cafes .
Barracks Road
Easy 5 min walk from this AirBnB: Quality outdoor shopping center with many boutiques including Barnes & Noble, Banana Republic, Talbots, Richie's Shoes, Happy Cook, Plough & Hearth, Old Navy, Michaels, and several restaurants and cafes .