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Charlottesville, Virginia
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111 reviews 111 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 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 Walking in you notice the rusty dirty ceiling vents and very out of date decor.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

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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

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Shipman, VA
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 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

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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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

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Portsmouth, Ohio, United States
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66 reviews 66 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 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

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Crozet, Virginia
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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,

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Droitwich, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Duner's is five miles out of Charlottesville and you cannot make reservations, but well worth the trouble. Our 15 minute wait for a table was made into an enjoyable experience with a cocktail at the bar. Dinner was excellently cooked and service was superb. Of particular note was the soft-shelled crab and the New York strip steak. While staff were... More

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George Town, Grand Cayman
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The meal started well. The place seats less than 100, so room is tight, but we were early enough to get a good table for 6. The meal had a large soup ordered as an appetizer and salad. The soup was outstanding. The scallops had a nice sear, but were somewhat less than cooked throughout. The taste was very good.

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Gallatin, Tennessee
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39 reviews 39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

I had 2 fabulous soft shell crabs at Duner's. I've never had better...and I've had my share of soft shells! The place is very "intimate" and when it is full, as I've heard it often is, it's extremely loud. Other than the noise level, I had a wonderful meal. Get there early if you want to get a table!

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

My husband and I went to Duner's for our anniversary dinner. Our previous experiences had been extremely positive. I had the worst crab cake ever-- they were 2 over fried crab balls with bland mashed potatoes, watery cole slaw, and the most unappealing glob of tarter sauce. There was no color on the plate! Everything was beige or brown-- no... More

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Address: 4372 Ivy Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22901
Phone Number: 434-293-8352
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville

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