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1400 Wertland St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-2800
434-293-2233
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
Viking funeral

Great challenge for trying wings. Not unbearably spicy. But next morning when your cheeks hit the porcelain, you'll then experience a true viking funeral.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2013
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19 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Hanover, Virginia
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76 reviews 76 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We stopped by on. A Sunday evening in July (school's out) so it was not busy at all. However, this was a nice change of pace. Service was excellent and friendly. I had a turkey sandwich which was perfectly done and served quickly. My old mug was the ready but we were surprised to find my Founders mug had been... More 

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North Garden, Virginia
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88 reviews 88 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

This Florida Keys/Caribbean themed hang out has decent food. Somewhat overrun by students at night, it is better enjoyed during the day or early evening. An old favorite with locals and students. Re-opened after a short closing but still seems to be the same old St. Maartens' More of a bar than a restaurant but the food is consistent and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

Great challenge for trying wings. Not unbearably spicy. But next morning when your cheeks hit the porcelain, you'll then experience a true viking funeral.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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75 reviews 75 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Long list of brews...robust and tasty menu....good service. Great place to relax after a hard day of work or travel. When the former owner decided to close and sell this place several years ago, the customers bought it! That should tell you a lot!

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

Excellent wings of good size with a dozen+ sauces. Like it hot ? Try the Viking Funeral. Milder, go with the Thai. Tues. they have a great wing special, a number of microbrews on tap and they had $1.5 PBR drafts cheap and those help put the fire out. Parking is always tough near the UVA corner, they do validate... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

This bar has been a UVA/Charlottesville staple for almost 30 years. Located on the UVA corner, it draws a mix of UVA students, hospital employees, and locals. They have a great personalized mug program for the regulars. They have great food specials most days of the week - Tuesdays: double wing day, Wednesdays: BBQ sandwich, Thursdays: burgers, etc. Happy hour... More 

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Illinois City, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

We had a party of 6 and everyone had something different. All delicious! This is a must restaurant to try!

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Virginia
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74 reviews 74 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

Two co-workers and I walked into the restaurant at 11:40 am and had the place to ourselves. When we left at 12:35 there was only one other person dining. This used to be one of our favorite lunch places, but if our experience today is typical we understand why no one was there. One of the daily specials was fish... More 

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Scottsville, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

i bet most of the food is made from frozen, not fresh; fair at best...why did they reopen? zzzzzzzzzz

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Towson, Maryland
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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011

If you're trapped in Cville, try st maartens. The key west decor lets you pretend you're not mired in the hole that spawned dave mathews. The drinks were fun and weird, the beer was cheap, and the burgers pretty good. The BEST thing about st maartens though is that there are no windows and no college kids.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1400 Wertland St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-2800
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: 434-293-2233

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 12
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood

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