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The Ivy Inn Restaurant

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2244 Old Ivy Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4817 (Ivy Road)
14349771222
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17:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
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Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent food and atmosphere. We eat here every time we go to Charlottesville. The lamb duo is great as is the beef tenderloin, the flounder, and there are nice vegetarian choices. They always personalize the dessert plate which is a nice touch.

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I went here for dinner. This was one of the best meals I've had in long time. I enjoyed the atmosphere and the service was excellent. I would highly recommend the Ivy Inn Restaurant to anyone who want fantastic food, really nice atmosphere, and excellent service.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was here with a very large group and the servers and kitchen couldn't have handled us more perfectly. I started with the oyster chowder, then on to grilled trout with shrimp black bean pirloo and finished with a delicious cheese course. Highly recommend Ivy Inn.

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Thank telwyn
Earlysville, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had an excellent dinner to celebrate both Valentine's Day and my wife's birthday. Our fix menu was superb from top to bottom. Service was equally fine. We've dined at the Ivy Inn previously and it is always first rate in a warm and inviting atmosphere. Certainly one of the best in Charlottesville.

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Thank 1245delta
Charlottesville, Virginia
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3 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I always choose the Ivy Inn for special occasions. Not only is the food exceptional, the service is impeccable. On one occasion I was offered samples of three wines before choosing the one I liked best. Such attention to customer satisfaction really makes a difference.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superb food and service. Excellent for special celebrations.Pricey, but well worth it in my opinion!

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Keswick
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is exceptional. Somewhat "old school" but so what? Special occasion place for us, it is pricy.

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Thank Mary Lou S
Chapel Hill
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superb food in an old home. New menu almost daily. Warm mushroom salad/appetizer was outstanding. Flounder and trout were well prepared and tasty. Waiter was attentive without hovering. Great place to go for a special occasion.

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Thank Timothy T
Belmont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had an amazing evening at The Ivy Inn in Charlottesville VA. The restaurant itself is beautiful, the service was perfect and the food absolutely delicious! I had the Duck confit with a chestnut andouille bread pudding and Brussels sprouts. It was delicious!! i highly recommend this wonderful restaurant.

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Thank Mary B
Charlottesville, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always excellent, The Ivy Inn takes special care on special occasions, such as a birthday or engagement. We have always had wonderful service, food and ambiance. Can't wait to go back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 60
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2244 Old Ivy Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4817
    (Ivy Road)
  • Public Transportation: No public transit
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: 14349771222
Description
Locally-Inspired Seasonal American Cuisine in an historic house originally built in 1789. Family owned business for 20+ years.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?