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Brasserie Saison

111 E. Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902
+1 434-202-7027
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak frites” (7 reviews)
“bitterballen” (5 reviews)
“pudding” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, French, Belgian, Central European
$$ - $$$
111 E. Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I attended a birthday dinner last weekend, held in the "Coat Room", a small dining space downstairs from the main dining area. Our group of 8 were hosted by Rachel and Reed, and the group decided to let Rachel choose our meal...More

Thank 352will
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service, location and food. The best meal we had throughout the holiday. We actually decided the best meal and drinks we had ever had in the USA. The kitchen cocktail was subtle but tasty. Steak frites great to share and leaves room for quality...More

Thank C B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great atmosphere- service spot on- small plates such fun to ttry many different items- drinks huge menu

Thank DRGINA777
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in on Friday evening and were seated promptly. We were served promptly also. Very happy with the sharing style menu and service. Swordfish was fish of day and was very good. The shaved vegetable dish was inventive but we felt the dish needed...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We were grazing on the Main St. Mall in Charlottesville and stopped here for drinks and appetizers. We sat at the bar and the tender, Shandy, was terrific. Good info on menu items and beer selection. Had calamari which was very good. Drank a really...More

Thank tomkirby22
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Weather permitting, get a table outside. We had a wonderful lunch and fun people (and dog) watching on the Downtown Mall. The beer ice cream got rave reviews from our party but 2 of the diners were served meals with unopened mussels. The restaurant charged...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

By sheer accident, we found ourselves in an outdoor patio in Brugge instead of C-ville, Virginia. Our waitstaff was attentive as the Pro's are in Paris! Rachel, thank you for listening to our tales about DeHann and Ghent. The Chef allowed me a peek of...More

Thank Mamastu7
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped for lunch. Sat outside on a beautiful day. Lunch menu is small but intriguing. I settled on the mussels. Excellent. Really enjoyed the broth. The frites were excellent as well. My wife had the farro risotto which she said was very good. Our waitress...More

Thank YellowCrocs
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We took a group of 9 to this restaurant. The waitress recommended X number of small plates and X number of large plates to feed 9. This was $400 worth of food when the tip was added. The portions were hardly enough for one person,...More

Thank Russ E
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Great terrace for outstanding meal and wine- food is well prepared and presented -waiters know what they are doing - wine is very good

Thank Paul V
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
European, French, Belgian, Central European
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 E. Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-202-7027
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Brasserie Saison is the first brewery on Charlottesville's Downtown Mall, serving Franco-Belgian casual dining in a comfortable setting.
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