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Fleurie Restaurant

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Mon., 18/2

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings

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Optional wine pairing for 50
1st course
Parfait of Polyface Farm Chicken Liver & Foie Gras, w/ a Grape, Almond & Celery Salad, Maple Syrup
2nd course
Pan Roasted Jumbo Lump Crab w/ Apple Puree, Truffle & Chive Butter
3rd course
Butter Poached Lobster w/ Ginger Carrot Puree, Sauternes Lime Sauce
4th course
Soup of Jerusalem Artichoke, Toasted Almonds, Fourme D’Ambert
Lobster Bisque w/ Tarragon
Bouquet of Greens & Herbs, Goat Cheese, Confit Tomatoes, Pine Nuts, Mustard Vinaigrette
Wild Caught Salmon w/ Fennel Puree, Sweet Garlic Butter, Black Olive Tapenade
Pan Roasted Beef Tenderloin, Red Wine Risotto, Mushrooms, Bearnaise
Tagliatelle w/ Vegetable Medley in a Lightly Spiced Vegetable Broth
Creme Brulee
Riz Au Lait, Concord Grape Sorbet, Cocoa Nibs, Virginia Meritage Reduction
Available by table only
Optional wine pairing for 35
1st course
Parfait of Polyface Farm Chicken Liver & Foie Gras w/ a Grape, Almond & Celery Salad, Maple Syrup
2nd course
Roast Jumbo Lump Crab w/ Apple Puree, Truffle & Chive Butter
3rd course
Soup of Jerusalem Artichoke, Toasted Almonds, Fourme D’Ambert
4th course
Greens & Herbs w/ Goat Cheese, Pine Nuts, Confit Tomatoes, Mustard Vinaigrette
Parfait of Polyface Farm Chicken Liver & Foie Gras, Grape, Almond & Celery Salad, Maple Syrup
Salmon Tartare w/ Cucumber, Dill, Sherry Vinegar, & Soy, Quail Egg, Caviar
Lobster Bisque w/ Tarragon
Jerusalem Artichoke Soup, Toasted Almonds, Fourme D’Ambert
Shrimp Risotto w/ Mascarpone & Carrots
Seared Hudson Valley Foie Gras, Sauteed Apples, Golden Raisins, Honey Clove Gastrique
Pan Roasted Jumbo Lump Crab, Apple Puree, Truffle & Chive Butter
Seared Scallops, Medley of Squash & Pumpkin, Pear & Vanilla Sauce
Wild Caught Salmon w/ Fennel Puree, Sweet Garlic Butter, Black Olive Tapenade
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews tasting menu lobster bisque chocolate truffles amuse bouche lamb quail cod three course meal bread filet salad french cuisine the pre theatre menu special occasion during restaurant week dinner experience wonderful restaurant
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was our third trip to Fleurie in five years, and each time I’ve ordered the lobster bisque. It has never failed to disappoint. Light and frothy with a perfect blend of cream and lobster. There were generous chunks in the soup and a beautiful...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TheFoxAndTheBee
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited Fleurie for the first time during restaurant week in Charlottesvile. The presentation of the food was delightful and was a prelude to the food that followed. Who would have guessed horseradish sorbet on a salad? The service is fantastic and the restaurant is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lilibette
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful dining experience. Some of the most delicious food I have eaten in a long time. Attentive staff, nice ambience. Really enjoyed ourselves.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ericdspph
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a wonderful evening and the dinner and service were fantastic. The meal was expertly prepared and the service was excellent. If I were to choose a restaurant in Charlottesville for a fine meal this would be my choice.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Katurahsr
Reviewed 10 January 2019

Fleurie is one of the nicest restaurants in Charlottesville. Definitely the best in the french category. Excellent food, good wine list and cocktails.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tsc3919
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Exceptional service from the moment you step through the door which continues for the whole experience. The ambience literally begs you to start with a celebratory glass of champagne while you soak up the atmosphere & peruse the menu. The waitress was a true expert...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Joanna S
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Fleurie is hands down, the best restaurant we have visited in Charlottesville. Their farm to table offers are fresh and delicious. The restaurant offered two tasting menus, one being a vegetarian version. To maximize our experience, we ordered both. My wife was a little upset...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mvschindler
Reviewed 6 December 2018

After boycotting Fleurie for eight years due to a poor service-related issue, we decided to give it another chance and eat there for our anniversary, also considering that they have changed management since then. I reserved a table near the window and our request was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank rogera04
Reviewed 26 November 2018

Fleurie is my number one choice on the downtown mall for a fancy night out. Their kitchen produces some of the most beautiful AND delicious food I've ever eaten. Their chef elevates seasonal and local ingredients to new heights, and their intimate and elegant dining...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Becca M
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Went early prior to a movie showing at the Virginia Film Festival. The three of us had drinks and a couple appetizers, a light dinner. Service is excellent with several people being very attentive. The primary server thanked us for letting him know of our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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