Michie Tavern ca. 1784
683 Thomas Jefferson Parkway, Charlottesville, VA 22902
A Virginia Historic Landmark
Michie Tavern, located ½ mile below Jefferson’s Monticello, accommodated travelers with food, drink, and lodging more than 200 years ago.
Servers in period attire offer bountiful Southern Midday Fare. The rustic restaurant setting renders a lunch dining experience rich in southern culture and hospitality for families to enjoy. Get a taste of the 18th-century as we feature a buffet of southern fried chicken, marinated baked chicken, hickory-smoked pork barbecue, stewed tomatoes, black-eyed peas, buttermilk biscuits and so much more. Lunch served daily, 11:15 – 3:30.
The 1784 Pub, an 18th century style pub, serves Virginia wines, beers and hard ciders. In addition, light fare will be available after the lunch buffet closes.
Open Wednesday – Sunday, 12:00 – 7:00
After a leisurely lunch guests may enjoy relaxed shopping in four unique shops – all housed in distinct historic structures. The Tavern Shop, The Metal Smith Shop, The Artisan Shop and The General Store each provide a one-of-a-kind experience above and beyond plentiful shopping opportunities.
Michie Tavern Private Events/Dinners
Michie Tavern Group Tours
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