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213 2nd St SW, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5017
+1 434-984-2264
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“tapas” (35 reviews)
“tortellini” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
213 2nd St SW, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The decor, music and overall eclectic feel of this place should help put you in a fun mood for sharing small plates around the table of your dining partners. This is exactly what we did, and enjoyed the ambiance and exceptional service. The food was...More

Thank Mary J
Reviewed April 15, 2018

As the expression goes, Bang is "mutton dressed as lamb." There's a lot of unrealized potential with Bang. I like the two houses joined into one and turned into a restaurant, but it needs to be done better. If Bang wasn't in a college town,...More

Thank jaimeelsabio
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

Good news - the atmosphere and adult beverages are still excellent Perhaps bad news is that several of the new offerings fall short The tortellini and firecracker shrimp seemed off from the usual excellent Service pleasant and efficient But the food was not as good...More

Thank Joe A
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

We were intrigued with their small plate menu and were not disappointed! The bacon wrapped jalapeños and sashimi were awesome! Staff was super attentive, friendly and knowledgeable. Great cocktails and cool setting in a repurposed house. Reminds me of what Elliewood Avenue was like in...More

Thank Harry P
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Had a wonderful dinner here sharing plate after plate of delicious food. The back patio was lovely with its tree and lights. Staff was gracious and highly competent.

Thank downbythelake
Reviewed September 8, 2017

There's a lot to like about this place! Their menu offers a wide range of healthy, innovative choices. We've gone a number of times and have been very happy with the veggie, seafood and meat dishes. I'm not a martini drinker, but a couple of...More

Thank Grace K
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Bang offers Asian inspired small plates meant to shared and sampled. Two plates per person will mean the right amount of food. I went with a medium sized group, so I sampled many of the plates on the menu: everything was delicious. Service was also...More

Thank ProfessorCharles
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

We had six vegetarian dishes - all delicious. The tapas style makes the whole experience that much more fun. The food was all creative, well executed and delicious. The fried banana dessert was similarly memorable. I just wish we didn't live 10 hours away.

Thank jeremym566
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Great atmosphere, awesome drinks, and delicious selection of tapas dishes. Love the quaint little establishment and its access to the downtown mall. The service is accommodating and attentive. Always great for date night :)

Thank Amarillis C
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Not my favorite tapas place and the waitress was not very nice. The food was okay. It was a nice location and we had no wait.

Thank Robert G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 2nd St SW, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5017
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-984-2264
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