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.

Fellini's #9

Certificate of Excellence
$$
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
200 W. Market St., Charlottesville, VA 22902
+1 434-979-4279
Website
Today
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Drinks, Brunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: The restaurant is located in a building constructed in the mid-1800's...
The restaurant is located in a building constructed in the mid-1800's. The building won the "Historic Preservation Award" in 2004. The windows contain glass from the original building. The floors are made of distressed pine recovered from Virginia barns and buildings. Also indoors you will find a delightful horseshoe shaped Copper Topped Bar, walls covered in brick and wormed-chestnut, stained glass partitions from the original building as well as a romantic fireplace, wooden tables and restored pine benches and chairs. We display art from local artisans for your enjoyment and our decor includes many original Fellini movie posters throughout the bar and restaurant. The atmosphere at Fellini's #9 is casual elegance - delicious meals, cozy atmosphere and romantic melodies from the piano in the bar. We have many Italian wines as well as a variety from Virginia and around the world. We have beers on tap and "Fellini's" cocktails. Be sure to include Fellini's #9 in your plans - before or after an event at the Paramount, a relaxing dinner after a beautiful hike at Monticello or for a romantic interlude to your hectic schedule.
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 128 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 75
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Ecclectic, Eccentric, Worth a Visit

If you get the Fellini reference, then you will enjoy #9. It is as much a bar as it is a restaurant, but the bar and restaurant sections of the establishment are well cordoned off from each other so as to make this a good family option in spite of the central location of the bar. The dishes on... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 21, 2015
killdivas
,
Charlottesville, Virginia
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Bar scene
  • Families with children
Add Photo Write a Review

128 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Charlottesville, Virginia
Level Contributor
42 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

If you get the Fellini reference, then you will enjoy #9. It is as much a bar as it is a restaurant, but the bar and restaurant sections of the establishment are well cordoned off from each other so as to make this a good family option in spite of the central location of the bar. The dishes on offer... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Palmyra, Virginia, United States
Level Contributor
100 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We went to Fellini's tonight for the first time - and it won't be the last. The feeling of the place is very friendly, the food is excellent, and the service good. The price was very appropriate for the quality of food. Have been looking for good Italian and we have found it! Music was a bonus!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Service here was great, along with the food. Celebrated a birthday there and they were so kind. We had a table in the back, and were able to enjoy the music, but also have conversations too.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Jaclynn D, Owner at Fellini's #9, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to tell Trip Advisor of your experience at Fellini's. And thank you for your business - small businesses like mine thrive on guests like you. I'm so glad you enjoyed your birthday. We hope to serve you again. Jackie Dunkle More 

Swansboro, North Carolina
Level Contributor
52 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

I went Looking for this Restaurant because of Trip Advisor and my love for Italian food. Since I was alone I sat at the Bar as usual for me. The Bartender was very pleasant and friendly. I wanted a glass of wine with my meal and knowing I was going to order something with Seafood in it I asked her... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Charlottesville, Virginia
Level Contributor
24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Romantic atmosphere, awesome live music, delicious cocktails and food. I always go and recommend this restaurant!!!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Portadown, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
60 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Can't comment on the food as we were only in this place for a drink one evening but the craic was mighty and the whiskey was flowing. Great music and entertainment and we were made to feel at home! Would love to go back some day!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Alexandria, Virginia
Level Contributor
112 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We love Fellini"s for its quaint Italian charm. The food is generally pretty good. On our most recent visit, the Prosecco on tap was below par, to our taste. A wine flight chosen by one diner was very disappointing, and our server responded by removing the most unpleasant glass. No effort was made to bring another choice, or even to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fairfax Station, Virginia
Level Contributor
14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

My wife and I were visiting our college student granddaughter in Charlottesville and wanted a quiet place with intergenerational appeal. Fellini's fit the bill. The restaurant is small but attractive, easy to find and reasonably priced. We all had different pasta dishes and the portions were substantial. We were there on a Friday night and there was no entertainment while... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cleveland, Ohio
Level Contributor
100 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The atmosphere and comfort factor are excellent. There's usually jazz and how can that be bad? But if you're not on an expense account the food is only great if you're not hungry. Too little for too much. Had one salmon, one veggie salad and one spaghetti. The salmon was good. Service was spot on...and friendly. Parking was a challenge... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
USA
Level Contributor
133 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Fellini's has a very quaint, romantic atmosphere - very comfortable look (although bar chairs are not at all comfy) and warm, unique décor. Drinks are expensive relative to their quality (e.g. mediocre). Has music which can be good but cover charge was high relative to the quality of the band when we were there.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Fellini's #9 also viewed

Charlottesville, VA
 

Been to Fellini's #9? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Fellini's #9

Address: 200 W. Market St., Charlottesville, VA 22902
Phone Number: +1 434-979-4279
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 5 - 30
Cuisine: Italian

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
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 200 W. Market St., Charlottesville, VA 22902
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-979-4279

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Bar scene, Families with children

Description

The restaurant is located in a building constructed in the mid-1800's. The building won the "Historic Preservation Award" in 2004. The windows contain glass from the original building. The floors are made of distressed pine recovered from Virginia barns and buildings. Also indoors you will find a delightful horseshoe shaped Copper Topped Bar, walls covered in brick and wormed-chestnut, stained glass partitions from the original building as well as a romantic fireplace, wooden tables and restored pine benches and chairs. We display art from local artisans for your enjoyment and our decor includes many original Fellini movie posters throughout the bar and restaurant. The atmosphere at Fellini's #9 is casual elegance - delicious meals, cozy atmosphere and romantic melodies from the piano in the bar. We have many Italian wines as well as a variety from Virginia and around the world. We have beers on tap and "Fellini's" cocktails. Be sure to include Fellini's #9 in your plans - before or after an event at the Paramount, a relaxing dinner after a beautiful hike at Monticello or for a romantic interlude to your hectic schedule.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Fellini's #9 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?