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Bang

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213 2nd St SW, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5017
+1 434-984-2264
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17:30 - 21:30
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2012

Small plates done Asian style. Sauces can be a little repetitive - seek your server's advice so dishes don't come out all the same. Phenomenal 'designer' martinis.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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63 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2012

The location was perfect for us, as we were going to a concert at the Paramount Theater after dinner. The restaurant was attractive, and the service was excellent. Our server gave very helpful answers to our many questions, and her recommendation of how many small plates to order (two per person) was spot on. Tasty and interesting food.

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Thank Andee110
Barcelona, Spain
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63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2012

Friends recommended that we try this, so we did. Went early (spouse, daughter and I) for dinner, and place was packed by the time we left. Food is kind of "Asian tapas," and excellent. Plates are NOT small, but I'd say "medium" sized. Waitress was very good, and properly but not overly attentive. She suggested 2-3 dishes per person, and... More 

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Thank diant53
Washington DC
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2012

Bang has done a great job in creating interesting tapas that aren't over the top. We enjoyed a warm evening out on their terrace, savoring a delicious meal. Among our favorites were: the beet salad w/ginger vinaigrette and chevre (which our server, thankfully, recommended), fried calamari and szechuan veg. salad, crab pot stickers and tempura haricot vert "fries." The plates... More 

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Thank MBeaC
Northern Ireland
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136 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2012

The simplest ideas often bring about the greatest discoveries. Bang has cottoned on to the rise in small plate offerings so popular in Spanish & Italian restaurants & does it's Chinese take-on-it ! From vegetarian to traditional all tastes are catered for. They have an easy order menu system & a good Wine list too. Friendly service staff who didn't... More 

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Thank Bellefast
Charlottesville, Virginia
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102 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2012

This is one of our favorite resturants in C'ville. We take our out of town friends there all the time. The menu is quite extensive and there is something for everyone. The food is really tasty and the staff is friendly too. I would try and make reservations before going there, its gets crowded. Good place for a date or... More 

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University of Mississippi
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92 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2012

We decided to take a side trip to Charlottesville to see UVA and Monticello and had no idea where to eat. Found Bang! using my smartphone and we were quite pleasantly surprised. The "Asian fusion tapas" are a great way for us to get a great variety to share, each very well composed. In addition to the food, we each... More 

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Somerset, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2012

Uniquely Delicious ! That's how I'd describe this Asian fusion tapas restaurant. My wife and I spent a day in Charlottesville recently and I had seen Bang as one of my top picks for dinner that night via internet reviews. The wine guy at our wine tasting earlier that day confirmed it as a "must go to" and we weren't... More 

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Ruckersville, VA
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2012

We've eaten here a few times and found the food to be interesting and very good. Most of the time, though, we stop in for after-dinner drinks and dessert. They have a huge martini list which has something for just about every taste. I also LOVE the Chocolate 3-ways. It's chocolate cake, chocolate mousse and chocolate brulee. You get a... More 

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virginia
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197 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2012

Enjoyed the appetizer sized portions to share with a group. Great variety of vegetarian seafood and beef lamb chicken dishes all prepared quickly. Good presentation fast service and served fresh and hot. Great variety of martinis. Cozy atmosphere conducive to whatever reason you are going out for dinner. Patio/porch dining avaIlable but we had a booth inside. I liked the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:30
Monday
17:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 2nd St SW, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5017
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-984-2264

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