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Old Mill Room

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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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200 Ednam Dr, Boars Head, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4674 (Berwick Road)
+1 434-972-2230
18:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Thu 18:00 - 21:00
Sun - Sat 07:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 21:30
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We make a point of dining at the Old Mill Room throughout the year. In the good weather, we head for the outdoor seating. When it gets cold, we look forward to the cozy dining room. The food, wine and service are consistently first-rate.

Thank Grace K
Management response:

Dear Grace K, With the warm weather this winter, we may have our patio open sooner rather than later, with the best local views, life is good at Boarshead. Regards More 

Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting C'ville because our daughter is attending UVa, so it was nice to have a relaxed meal with her. I had the trout and loved it. My wife and daughter had the filet and enjoyed them. But we were pleasantly surprised when a magician from New York was performing, tactfully mind you, for individual tables. His name was... More 

Thank garbonzo006
Management response:

Dear Garbonzo Great to have you with us as you celebrate time with your family. Our magician, David Feng, is a new addition to our service and has been very well received. Regards More 

Charlottesville, Virginia
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63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is a little more pricey than what we are used to, se we found out that restaurant week was of great value. The place is beautiful, food was delicious and the service excellent and attentive. I would certainly like to go back. We had a lovely evening !

Thank Anis66
Management response:

Thank you for joining us during restaurant week, helping support our local community and indulge in our fine cuisine. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards More 

laguna niguel
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

terrific meal, terrific service nice table close to fireplace great ambiance ate here years ago when at UVA glad to see it's kept up its reputation

Thank pammykeel
Management response:

Dear Pammykeel Thank you for your visit and we hope you are able to join us again in the near future. Regards More 

Chicago, Illinois
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2,449 reviews
1,353 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,545 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

The heart of the Boars' Head Inn, the Old Mill Room, was built from the timbers of an abandoned gristmill along the banks of the Hardware River, which dated to 1834. The relocation of the mill was an opportunity to preserve and transform a treasured Virginia artifact. It had survived burning despite the orders of U.S. Grant and George Armstrong... More 

Thank Taylor B
Management response:

Nice to have you as our guest recently, and so glad you enjoyed your dining experience with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards More 

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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We had reservations for lunch at the Old Mill Room for a Holiday Luncheon at work. Gorgeous decorations. Delicious Spicy Virginia Peanut Soup. The BEST lemon meringue pie that many of my friends and I have had.

Thank jesuisprest22
Management response:

Dear Value, Thank you for your kind words. We are glad you and your office could join us for holiday festivities. The Peanut Soup is one of our signature menu items and very popular. We look forward to your next visit with us. Regards More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

left 4 mesaages on 4 consecutive days was recommended to try this place 5th call told to call back tomorrow 6th call "Russ" told they had been booked months ahead...disappointed as we are accustomed to professional hotels returning calls and we are frequent travellers between here, Europe and ME....

Thank Lyndsay U
Management response:

Incapable I am sorry to hear of your frustrations in attempting to inquire about our offerings or book a reservation with us. It is unfortunate this is the experience you had with us and sincerely apologize for this mishap. I can share with certainty your situation is not indicative of our service. Please don't let this experience be the final... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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73 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I had lunch with my mother at Old Mill Room the day before Thanksgiving. Firstly, all the employees from the hostess, manager and wait staff were welcoming and pleasant. We were given a nice table next to a window and close to the pretty Christmas tree. (The entire Boar's Head Inn is beautifully decorated with Christmas décor.) It was nice... More 

Thank TrueReview10
Management response:

Dear Great Crabcake Thank you so much for your visit and for thinking of us to share in a special day. We hope you will consider us a frequent and favorite dining outlet. I appreciate your feedback on the lemon wedge and options for sides. We look forward to seeing you soon More 

Brookeville, MD
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Old Mill Room is in an elegant setting. Service was good and attentive. Food was good, but overpriced.

Thank Eric+Anne
Management response:

Birthday Dinner Thank you for joining us for your special occasion. We hope you are able to join us again soon. More 

Charlottesville, Virginia
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Located at the Boar's Head Inn in Ivy, this restaurant is the place to go for a special meal or celebration. Sunday brunch is the best in Cville. You fell like you're in an elegant old English country estate. Ambiance galore. The food, though pricey, is well worth the cost. Also good for receptions and special events. Great staff.

Thank omyheck
Management response:

Worth the Price Thank you for your comments. We pride ourselves on the Sunday Brunch offerings, as well as our special occasion brunch celebrations such as Thanksgiving and Christmas. Regards More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
07:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Ednam Dr, Boars Head, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4674
    (Berwick Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-972-2230
  • This restaurant is at The Boar's Head
In 1965, Boar's Head set out to create a dining experience that celebrates innovation blended with Southern style blending culinary artistry and classic elegance. Today, culinary tradition and passion for inspired cuisine continues. Our extensive wine and brew lists pair perfectly with a range of fresh, bold flavors that change with the seasons. A 2013 Wine Spectator Award Winner. AAA Four Diamond award-winning restaurant for 27 years running. From classic bistro fare and grill favorites, to fine dining at the Old Mill Room Restaurant and our extravagant Sunday Brunch-a true culinary adventure awaits you at Charlottesville's Only Four-Diamond Resort. Boar's Head is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner seven days a week.

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