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Fellini's #9

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200 W. Market St., Charlottesville, VA 22902
+1 434-979-4279
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5:00 pm - 2:00 am
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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.
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Visitor rating
  • 74
    Excellent
  • 28
    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
Pleasantly Suprised

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 26, 2015
Douglas M
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Swansboro, North Carolina
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Families with children
  • Bar scene
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125 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Swansboro, North Carolina
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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!!!!

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Portadown, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 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!

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Alexandria, Virginia
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105 reviews 105 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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 

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Fairfax Station, Virginia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 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 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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99 reviews 99 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 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 

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USA
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130 reviews 130 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 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.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Loved this place. Friendly staff and great food. Loved the crostini entre. Pasta dish was excellent. Reasonably priced wines and food. We happened to catch a celtic jam band on a Sunday night. Priceless. Loved the place's vibe.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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88 reviews 88 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Italian cuisine in an often-cozy setting (brick walls, fireplace). Often with live music. Food is pretty good. My wife loves the calamari (not fried), and the chicken dishes are good too. Wines by the glass are not distinguished.

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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160 reviews 160 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

There is a convivial vibe that flows through this rustic, lively space, with a nice mix of students, faculty, professionals and tourists. We only had to wait an enjoyable 15 minutes one Friday night for a table for three. No hardship there as we sampled some local craft beers and a Prosecco (on tap – I’ve only seen that in... More 

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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, Families with children, Bar scene

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

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?