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Fellini's

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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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Charlottesville, Virginia
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I want to like it given it's a hometown restaurant with a lot of history, but the truth is, the food is quite mediocre. If it were a little less expensive... We went there last night for Restaurant Week, which is a great cause for a local charity. When its restaurant week you get 3 courses and you choose each... More 

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Thank Liz22902
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36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here late on a Friday night to have a few drinks with friends. Great atmosphere, the live music was excellent. Bar service was a little slow, due just to how busy the venue was. I haven't eaten here, would like to try it when next in town.

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Thank George D
England
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dined here one warm evening in May, the service was great, we dined on Pasta which was good, there was plenty of choice and they respected my shellfish allergy which can be a problem for some restaurants.

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Lancaster, pa
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

wanted a nice quiet place for dinner and came a cross Fellini's and we were so happy we did. There was a piano player in the next room that provided nice dinner background music. I had the Tortellini, with leeks, roasted red peppers and peas in a creamy parmesan, and they special prepared with out the sausage. great flavor and... More 

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Mineola, New York
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50 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the worst meals I have ever had. The service was not poor - nothing like that. The wine list is great and reasonably priced. It is the food itself. Just AWFUL. We ordered the arancini - just AWFUL. They were not only way too salty and over-cooked, but the cheese used was too strong and there... More 

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Crozet, Virginia
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47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

We have eaten at Fellini's at least five times in the last two years. It had been about six months since our last visit, and I was taken there for my birthday dinner Wednesday night. With past experiences, the waitstaff has always been friendly, outgoing, and cheerful. Our waitress on this evening was sourly, making us feel like a hassle... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

After a day of wine tasting, we were hungry for a pizza. Fellini's was listed as a Charlottesville Top Ten for pizza. We drove downtown, parked several blocks away, and walked uphill. After we ordered drinks, we found out you can't get pizza until after 10:00pm! We stayed for dinner anyway and the food was pretty good...it just wasn't pizza.

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Thank jillnussel
Charlottesville, Virginia
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46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Fellini's used to be an above middling italian joint with a sweet piano player tinkling the ivories. I was a fan, but the food was just ok. I can't afford just ok, so I haven't been back in a long time. Returned last week and had a serious gustatory shock: an enormous portion of unctuous,falling of the bone, slow-cooked beef... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

My husband and I went here to have dinner. First, it is difficult to get a parking spot close by and because you cannot turn right or left on the road where it is located, you have to drive around maybe 2 or 3 blocks to find a parking space. Also wanted to note that it is right by the... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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393 reviews
261 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

This place has transitioned recently and the new management has a number of similar dishes based on Italian cuisine. I just felt that it was not quite the same as before. Waitstaff seemed also to be impatient with us- and was never around when we need something. That was also different from the people that worked there before. Expect to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Families with children
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 W. Market St., Charlottesville, VA 22902
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-979-4279
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.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?