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Fossett's

Keswick Hall at Monticello, Keswick, VA 22947
4349793440
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Ranked #1 of 2 Restaurants in Keswick
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $60 - $80
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 am
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
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English first
Midlothian, Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

The service level is outstanding and food is exquisite. They pride their menu options with locally grown vegetables and grass fed beef. The manager was present several times and everyone was very attentive. Definitely a must do for a special dining experience.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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124 reviews 124 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

The service was outstanding and the food was some of the best we have ever eaten for both dinner and breakfast.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We've lived in Charlottesville for a long time and Fossett's has been on our list of places to try. Located at Keswick Hall, the location is as good as it gets for Virginia hunt country. Floor to ceiling windows provide a majestic view of the Blue Ridge Mountains which is simply stunning at sunset during leaf season. The cocktail menu... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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68 reviews 68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

After a long drive it was pleasing to settle into a well-set, white tablecloth, table and enjoy perfect service. We tried assorted items including the chicken and everything was wonderful and served with panache and grace. A few of the diners had on jackets and ties--no accounting for taste. The restaurant noted that one of our party was gluten free... More 

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Keswick, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The most beautiful view in a wonderful town! Fosset's at Keswick Hall is a truly amazing evening. Our congratulations to the chef- the food was delicious, beautifully presented, and skillfully prepared. Our server, Bradley, was welcoming and knowledgeable. A throughly wonderful meal.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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81 reviews 81 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Wow. There was a time that Fossett's was the go to special occasion restaurant. Not now. The menu is unimaginative, the portions teeny tiny but the price tag is HUMONGOUS. We dined there in July 2014 and I actually had to ask the server if he brought me the crab appetizer instead of the entree by mistake. The servers are... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Went recently for a Sunday dinner at Fossett's restaurant in beautiful Keswick Hall. The food was plain, undercooked, and overpriced. The service was friendly and casual as were many of the diners. This is definitely not a shirt and tie establishment. Flies were a problem, landing on the food and back-stroking in the wine. I see no reason to return... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The food was excellent and so was the service. Everything was very fresh. The waitstaff is very attentive without being in your hair.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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168 reviews 168 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

My wife and I -- neither of whom have dined here before -- decided to "check out" Fossett's at Keswick Hall, expecting elegant dining in a nice quiet atmosphere with excellent service -- at a price. Our evening at Fossett's was spectacular, from start to finish -- and, yes, it is far pricier than anything in the neighborhood. Given that... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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63 reviews 63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

A close friend graduated from UVA and 14 friends and family came from all over the US to celebrate and her mom treated us all to dinner at Fossett's, at $89 per person plus tax and tip (the UVA grad dinner party special). Fossett's has very upscale aspirations, with a gorgeous setting and jacket requirement for men. However, neither the... More 

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Additional Information about Fossett's

Address: Keswick Hall at Monticello, Keswick, VA 22947
Phone Number: 4349793440
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Keswick
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm  7:00 am - 10:00 am
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm  7:00 am - 10:00 am
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm  7:00 am - 10:00 am
Thursday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm  7:00 am - 10:00 am
Friday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm  7:00 am - 10:00 am
Saturday 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm  7:00 am - 10:00 am
Average Prices: USD 60 - 80
Cuisine: American

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