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Fig Bistro

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1331 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-2825
+1 434-995-5047
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“jambalaya” (12 reviews)
“pork chop” (5 reviews)
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1331 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-2825
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the atmosphere is lovely, the portions are big but not too big and there is enough variety on the menu that everyone in your party will be satisfied.

Thank Donnita F
Reviewed February 28, 2018

I went here with friends on a Saturday night. It’s on the corner directly across form the Rotunda. We were immediately seated and greeted. The place is pleasant, adequately but not overly lit, and medium quiet. The menu is eclectic with meat ,seafood , and...More

Thank james p
Reviewed February 13, 2018

My cousin and I have been a couple of times and I'm looking forward to going again - and soon. I don't get to C'Ville frequently but will make an exception to get back to Fig. The staff is attentive but not annoyingly so, but...More

Reviewed February 4, 2018

Ran in for a quick lunch with friends. While seating was quick, at about 1130 a.m., and our waiter was attentive and kind, this is not fast food. It is meant to be enjoyed and causal. A variety of items on the menu with a...More

Thank TravelerGirl4271
Reviewed November 28, 2017

What a gem! We went for dinner. The food was delicious! The portions were generous and reasonably-priced. The service was fantastic, and our waitress made great recommendations. We live in Louisiana, but will definitely return to this restaurant during our next trip to Charlottesville.

Thank Heather S
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

We were in town for a film festival and this was close to our downtown hotel. One of the recent reviews almost kept us away, but we decided to go ahead anyway. We were seated promptly by a smiling hostess (we walked in at 11:30...More

Thank JPH2
Reviewed November 1, 2017

After a tour of UVA we happened upon Fig and, upon reviewing the menu posted outside, decided to have brunch. Of the five orders we placed, three were burned (crabcake, french toast and pancakes) and two orders were served with eggs colder than room temperature...More

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Anja A, Manager at Fig Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2017

This individual was one of the most disrespectful person, especially towards our staff members who are young college students. We will not alow any individual to disrespect our staff members.

Reviewed October 10, 2017

I graduated from UVA in the previous century, and I think the Fig is the location of the former University Diner. Walking in the Fig brought back distant memories of scarfing late night food to forestall the impending hangover. The Fig is a charming, warm...More

Thank LeePulaski_Va_
Reviewed September 26, 2017

What a great find for Sunday brunch! The place was packed with a line snaking out the door but fortunately, we made reservations and were seated upon arrival so you'll want to do the same if brunching on the weekend. The brunch menu had all...More

Thank Jan P
Reviewed September 24, 2017

Have had great dinners here over the years but never had lunch, and on the corner when classes are in session. Changed that recently by going in on a busy Saturday. Almost immediate seating, Sat outside on their patio. Orders of "brunch"- the Saturday menu....More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1331 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-2825
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-995-5047
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