We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
4372 Ivy Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22901
434-293-8352
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Write a Review

88 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    61
    14
    5
    4
    4
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Culpeper, Virginia
Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

I was surprised by a dinner with friends at this restaurant I would never have heard of because of it unusual location and building. Never judge a restaurant by it outfit! The food was excellent may be a little too much for my taste but very fresh and well prepared. The room was fairly quiet considering the time of the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boones Mill, Virginia
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The service and food are outstanding. We ordered duck and native trout entrees, which were expertly prepared and promptly served in a casual setting.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Springfield, Illinois
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Using fresh local food was why we came and the food was very good. Service was good. We unfortunately got sat right by the bar so was pretty noisy on a weekend night but that was our only negative. Prices were reasonable.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We save Duners for those nights in need for a consistently excellent meal. The fish and scallops are always perfectly cooked and sauced, pork chops are delicious, beef dishes decadent and scrumptious. Ask for advice, as the wait staff is always very knowledgeable and friendly with helpful tips for you. There is usually just one pasta dish, but you cannot... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Charlottesville, Virginia
Top Contributor
115 reviews 115 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We had heard rave reviews about this place but were very disappointed with our experience. Walking in you notice the rusty dirty ceiling vents and very out of date decor. We were not worried we had confidence the food would be great. The place filled up fast, our waitress was great, food took forever and when we got it it... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Charlottesville, Virginia
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I took my daughter there last night on a Daddy/Daughter date. My wife and I had visited Duner's a couple of years ago, and I had forgotten about it. We had a great meal! I would rate it extraordinary. We had grilled scallops as an appetizer and the scallops were tender and perfectly presented. I had grilled halibut, she had... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shipman, VA
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I have eaten at Duner's many times since I first moved to the area in 1998. I have never had a bad meal there. The menu changes constantly but always has a wide selection of seafood, meat and vegetarian dishes. Service is always quick, although sometimes not as friendly as you might wish. It is quite true this is not... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
virginia
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

You would never choose Duner's for a fine dining experience on a drive- by. It has the appearance of a diner. Inside it is noisy and has zero ambience. They do not take reservations. But my wife and I decided to give it a try because of the recommendation of our B&B hosts and comments we read about the quality... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Portsmouth, Ohio, United States
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

Like another reviewer, Duner's was recommended to us by a local about three years ago and we just got around to trying it. What an outstanding experience. Located about five miles west of Charlottesville, the exterior of the building belies what is inside. The interior is elegant in its simplicity. Nothing fancy, but an excellent experience. For our meal, we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Crozet, Virginia
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Excellent food. The very best. Small and noisy but worth the Waite. Very local and they all go there. Kind of the neighbor hood place to be seen,

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Duner's also viewed

 
Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA
 

Been to Duner's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Duner's

Address: 4372 Ivy Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22901
Phone Number: 434-293-8352
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Duner's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?