Best Casual Dinner Restaurant in Charlottesville, VA
Wine and Dine at Root 29
After dining with Charlottesville forefather Thomas Jefferson at Monticello, famed wordsmith Daniel Webster noted, “Dinner is served in half Virginian, half French style, in good taste and abundance.”
We couldn’t put it better ourselves. At Root 29 Craft Kitchen & Bar, we believe dinner should include good food served in abundance. Except, unlike Jefferson, we focus on regional flavors and well-known comfort foods prepared in unique ways that are sure to make even the most discriminating foodie extremely happy. Every region has a story that can be told through cooking, and we’re proud to carry on Charlottesville’s tradition of incredible cuisine.
Whether you’re a guest staying at the newly renovated Doubletree by Hilton Charlottesville or a local looking for an exceptional dinner, you’ll find our menu filled to the brim with an assortment of traditional regional favorites as well as exciting offerings you won’t want to miss. Our culinary team proudly focuses on local flavors first and foremost while infusing them with innovative twists sure to excite every palate.
Delicious Dinner Experience From Start to Finish
Local flavors embody the heart of our historic town’s cuisine. C’Ville is an incredible blend of classic American, upscale Southern and bold mountain flavors you won’t find anywhere else. Each of our dinner options at Root 29 is a flavorful homage to this region we love.
So, whether you’re looking for a leisurely dinner featuring a three-course meal or a quick bite, we have a little something for everyone. Our modern yet approachable take on food is meant to be shared. So, as you sample one sumptuous dish after another, pass them around, hand to hand, and enjoy a savory dinner and warm conversation. Our dinner menu features food that’s fun to cook, fun to share and fun to eat.
Reserve Your Spot for Dinner at Root 29
Root 29 proudly opens its doors to everyone looking for an incredible dinner. Families love coming to Root 29 because our casual atmosphere and Kid’s Menu ensure a comfortable dining experience for all ages. However, our regional dinner menu with a touch of upscale panache plus a huge assortment of craft cocktails, domestic wine and regional beer and spirits make Root 29 perfect for small group gatherings and romantic date nights. Make your dinner reservation today. We can’t wait to see you at Charlottesville’s best casual dining eatery.