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Bizou

119 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5031
+1 434-977-1818
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“meatloaf” (42 reviews)
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CUISINES
Wine Bar, American, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
119 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5031
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51 - 60 of 352 reviews

Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Interesting food and great service. Worth a visit. Enjoyed the salads and the 1,2 and 3 for lunch. Returned for our evening meal.

1  Thank HampshireUKScaryMary
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Walking around the pedestrian mall, we decide to have Sunday brunch here. The food was excellent the service was great but the only the only reason I'm giving 5 starts are due to the portion size. In my option it's a little small for the...More

1  Thank Michael B
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I ordered the chicken pot pie, one of my favorites, and it did not disappoint in flavor or appearance - a very nice touch. The atmosphere is young and vibrant, the menu is excellent and the service is fast enough.

1  Thank lynncy2017
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

It is not a pretensious restaurant. Paper napkin e very small cuttellary. The food makes up for it. Very good aspargus salad The fried trout is good and well dressed, however the oil was a bit old. You could taste and smell in your clothes....More

2  Thank Fernandanaestrada
Reviewed 17 April 2017

While visiting Charlottesville last week I had researched a number of restaurants and Bizou piqued my interest. However while sitting at the historic downtown pedestrian mall we struck up a conversation with a local. She highly recommended Bizou so off we went. It is small...More

1  Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Ok food. Ok price. ok portions. A lot of people rave about this place. I just dont get it. its well..OK

Thank DyanMon
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This was the best meal we had in an 8 day trip to D.C./Virginia. Cozy atmosphere, excellent service, delicious food. The white bean soup is not to be missed. Would definitely go back!

1  Thank Susanbunny_8
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We were just walking the Historic Downtown Mall...checking out the stores and reading menus along the street. We are always on the lookout for good vegetarian / vegan friendly places to eat. And normally we check Trip Advisor first, but not this time. We each...More

2  Thank Groupartec
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Ate here with girlfriends for a girls weekend. Delicious! Loved my omelet and everyone love their food as well. The big hit was also the kouing-amann and none of us knew what this was. We even got extras to takeout to family! A must try!

1  Thank Evansentourage
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Food is refreshingly inventive. The menu reflects seasonal produce with nods to comfort food. I love the classic movie posters that adorn the interior walls. Wine list is well appointed and seems to have a little of everything. I prefer full bodied reds and a...More

Thank Alex_nez
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Layman5
1 September 2018|
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Response from TravelingGirl973 | Reviewed this property |
yes they do
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David H
8 March 2017|
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Response from Bizou M | Property representative |
Hello David (and Grace!)- Thanks for reaching out. We DO tend to buy heavily from the Old World both for the sake of food pairings (we're a French bistro at heart) and for economical purposes. We strive to find wines of... More
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Tanvandriver
11 April 2016|
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Response from Charles D | Reviewed this property |
BIZOU does take reservations for parties of 4 or more, but not for brunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5031
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-977-1818
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