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Charleys Waterfront Cafe

201 Mill St, Farmville, VA 23901-1341
+1 434-392-1566
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (25 reviews)
“crab soup” (31 reviews)
“prime rib” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
201 Mill St, Farmville, VA 23901-1341
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It took 45 minutes from the time we were seated - we had reservations - until out food arrived. One of the soups was luke-warm, although the other two were hot. Overall quality of the food was no better than average. It took 15 minutes...More

Thank TerryG52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant for the first time in several years, however, we used to eat here quite regularly while our daughter attended Longwood University - lunch, dinner, Sunday brunch, holiday brunch, you name it. Therefore, when we went last Saturday, we were "primed" for...More

Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant surroundings, helpful staff and good food. Can you ask for anything more. We were glad to find this place after a long day on the road.

Thank thetinman56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading the reviews, we had hopes of a good lunch. However, the chicken wings arrived lukewarm and were chewy. Also took a long time to arrive. Chicken salad was OK but the fries also were barely warm. Server did not clear appetizer plates from...More

Thank MAWilson5555
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While Enjoying the view of the river while dinning on the deck, and excellent beer choices are alone enough to bring us back, the awesome food, and excellent service will make our return a certainty ! "Amanda" is probably the best waitress we've ever had...More

Thank Waldowanders
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was just the lunch we were looking for after our hike at High Bridge. We were there on a Saturday at noon. We ordered sandwiches and a cup of the crab 🦀 soup. I had the ham and Brie and my husband had the...More

Thank suepbird
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent brunch at a great value! Wonderful, friendly atmosphere, with a great value! Best mimosas in town

Thank christinewQ7676PJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sister & I went for a small lunch. We had French Onion soup and dessert. The soup was amazing and our waiter was so nice and helpful, very efficient and friendly. I don't remember his name, but he is preparing to move to Northern...More

Thank Cathy K
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The food is reasonably priced. The food is very good and the deserts are incredible. You must try the butter pecan sundae. If we had known how good it was we would have skipped the meal and just had it. The deserts are big enough...More

1  Thank UPSdude
Reviewed 8 October 2017

The atmosphere on the deck is delightful - listening to the river is most relaxing. The food was good - especially the onion rings!!

Thank gho4
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Questions & Answers
19 December 2015|
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Response from Beth B | Reviewed this property |
Most restaurants around here offer gift cards so I would expect that they would, too. However, you can call or email them with your query. Their contact info is posted on their website.
19 December 2015|
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Response from 761terryv | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know. Have you tried calling?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Mill St, Farmville, VA 23901-1341
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Farmville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-392-1566
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