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Ace Biscuit & Barbecue

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711 Henry Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22903-5225
+1 434-202-1403
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our favorite place- amazing place, great people. My husband is stationed in Germany and we come here every time he visits.

Thank Lena M
Falls Church, Virginia
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was another nice find on our trip to Charlottesville. The location is bare bones, but the staff were very helpful when it came to describing our options. I think any choice we made would have been delicious.

Thank b70s
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107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Breakfast on a Sunday morning and wow am I glad we found this place! Thanks again Trip! We are two build your own biscuits! The chicken was absolutely delicious combined with the over easy egg and cheese. I would highly recommend this place!

Thank Tbpenn
Ashburn, Virginia
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

This place is just average. I'm not sure what else to say. I would say pass and find someplace else. There is little to no seating inside. They do have a few picnic tables outside if it's a nice day.

Thank TimTVirginia
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108 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

We visited Ace Biscuit & Barbecue for breakfast based on the high Trip Advisor reviews. We thought Ace's was 'good' on the cusp of being 'great!' The biscuits and gravy could have used more gravy, but the breakfast sandwiches were very satisfying. We had the "Ol Dirty Biscuit" and "Brisket Biscuit" - both of which I would order again. The... More 

Thank Peter M
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

The breakfast here was really good it's bacon rival my beloved breakfast spot North Star Cafe I could see how sometimes it could be really tricky to come here though there wasn't much parking and it is a very small space I think we just lucked out because it was raining and we got there in the later morning on... More 

Thank juliethelibrarian
Arlington, Virginia
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185 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

When we found Ace Biscuit & Barbecue online, I looked forward to grabbing breakfast there. Breakfast and barbecue in one place? What more could you ask for? Unfortunately, it did not live up to expectations. I ordered a rib meat and egg biscuit, which took quite a while to get. The rib meat was cold and tough and the biscuit... More 

Thank SheddVA
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

Unable to comment on the food because it is impossible to get inside they are always closed likewise on the weekends few minutes after 2 o'clock and the doors were locked the sign says they're open till 3

1 Thank TARHEELNewHampshire
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

We're from DC and were told by a local to try Ace Biscuit & BBQ for breakfast. Everything was amazing, from the grits 'n cheese to the sausage, biscuits, eggs and hash browns. It's a pretty small place, kind of a whole-in-the-wall so I'd plan to either get there early or grab & go. The food was really tasty and... More 

Thank Laura K
Richmond, Virginia
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

... they are amazing. We went for a late breakfast on a Friday morning. We both got a biscuit sandwich. I got the fried chicken biscuit which was great. However, next time I would simply get the biscuits and gravy because they are that good. We have had lunch from here before and enjoy all of the other food including... More 

Thank Jenna M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Barbecue
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 Henry Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22903-5225
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-202-1403

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?