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Zo.ca.lo

201 E Main St, Charlottesville, VA
+1 434-977-4944
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (23 reviews)
“polenta fries” (12 reviews)
“relleno” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
201 E Main St, Charlottesville, VA
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1 - 10 of 231 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I came here with a large business group. Not my choice of restaurant and I freely admit to having zero tolerance for hot spices (whereas others just love them). First time I came here - same group - 6 months ago I had a horrible...More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located off a residential walkway, parking on a Sunday night was easy to find. Upon entering the loft style restaurant, we were seated promptly since securing reservations. We ordered pimento cheese fritters with a raspberry chili glaze and chives. It was flavorful and unique. Next,...More

Thank FLChristianMom
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Was here for a dinner for parents weekend at UVA and had dinner here. Our second time here was not a disappointment. The tuna tartare app is amazing ! The vegetarian relleno was amazing. Interesting flavors; fresh ingredients; healthy. My children had the salmon which...More

Thank clcuva
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Had a great dinner here with excellent cocktails and good services. Plenty to choose from on the menu. The scallops were great and my husband enjoyed the rockfish. We also started with the tuna tar tar which was very good. The margaritas were great!

Thank amysqua
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We had a delightful dinner at Zo.ca.lo. I had the Caesar salad and mussels. Both dishes were very good. The polenta croutons were super! The service was friendly and the atmosphere was nice with warm lighting and a modern, tasteful interior design. This place is...More

Thank Grace K
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This restaurant has an amazing menu! For dinner, we had chili encrusted scallops on sweet potatoes patties with a yummy seasoned cream sauce, and super lean and tender duck with raisins, kale with chorizo, and a polenta cake with cheese . We were delightfully surprised...More

Thank 622deirdreg
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Everything was absolutely delicious. Had the key lime chicken and steak for entrees. Be sure to check out their cocktails

Thank abbydennis11
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The menu says spinach salad, in reality, it's fried oysters with a spinach salad. very easy to miss the fried oysters part. The salad itself is actually really good too. Warm bacon vinaigrette tossed with fresh spinach--very tasty. fried oysters are always perfect--fresh, hot, gooey...More

Thank bengrainger3321
Reviewed 15 August 2017

If you are looking for a great Resturant in Charlottesville...check,out the menu at zo.ca.lo located on the Mall in Charlottesville. LocAted on the mall with very intriguing menu and a great bar.

Thank RMBrooks
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We got there on our first night after driving down from NJ and stopping at a few wineries along the way. Loved the menu and food didn't disappoint. We sat outside and got a seared duck breast with raisins, greens braised with bacon along with...More

Thank flybone
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 E Main St, Charlottesville, VA
    (2nd Street NE and East Main Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-977-4944
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