If you want wine this place is great! Excellent selection and knowledgable staff. This is a friend's favorite place but i have found the food less than average. Really struggle when folks want to Eat here.
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Tastings is a little restaurant with a wine store up front and a restaurant in back. It was the first time I had been there. Even for a person who does not drink, the staff seemed very knowledgeable. My friend does know his wines and...More
Great food and a sommelier to help with wine choices. Varied menu that changes almost daily depending on availability. While this looks like a wine store ( and it is) the dining atmosphere is cozy, casual but elegantly prepared food with wine pairings is not...More
You must find this place and know that it is at the back of the wine shop and behind the full bar. The chef finds what is fresh and seasonal and delivers it with panache. The waiters are attentive and helpful. Take their recommendations on...More
Tastings is a small restaurant and wine shop. The ambience is relaxing and friendly, the food superb, and the wine offerings outstanding.
The veal chop was particularly recommended for lunch and was very good, cooked perfectly and tender. The bread freshly out of the oven was nice. The owner offered a glass of wine that paired nicely. The service is good and it is a wine store...More
A great experience because you can select a bottle of wine and drink it with your meal. Being infrequent travelers to Charlottesville, we always seem to find our way back to Tastings. Most recently, we sampled the foie gras with fig reduction, fried oysters (plump,...More
Kind service, warm atmosphere, and a tasty lamb burger for lunch. The best part is meandering through the wine shop after lunch and checking out all of the selections.
As a Brit visiting Charlottesville I was surprised by the honesty of the old world/grand mere style of food;sincerely French and good value.The wine choice is limitless because the owner has put together a unique collection of European and American bottles.While it is true he...More
It's a wine shop. It's a restaurant. It's both! Don't be surprised if the gentlemen that sells you your wine, takes your dinner order also cooks the delightful meal and brings it to your table. Old school with a culinary twist of deliciousness.