Michie Tavern Fare


Open daily 11:30 – 3:00

Savor a hearty Midday Fare in a rustic tavern setting

Michie Tavern’s dining room, the Ordinary, features Hearty Midday Fare offered by servers in period attire.The rustic restaurant setting provides a lunch dining experience rich in southern culture and hospitality for families to enjoy. Our buffet is based on 18th-century Southern recipes.  Patterned after the southern tradition, many guests choose our bountiful midday fare as the day’s main meal.  During the colder months guests enjoy our Midday Fare before a roaring fire.  A variety of beverages including hot mulled apple cider, traditional lagers, ales and wine are available to complement your meal.


Michie Tavern’s Bill Of Fare

“Five years ago, on my very first visit to Charlottesville to tour UVa as a prospective student, my parents and I stumbled across your tavern on the way to Monticello. We were instantly enchanted by the friendly staff, the cozy atmosphere, and, of course, the delicious food.”  Amanda Strayer -Ohio  read more

The Ordinary is open year-round
11:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. April-October & 11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. November-March

Open Thanksgiving Day 11:15 – 2:30
Closed Christmas day and New Year’s day

Five unique rooms offer a seating capacity of more than 300

Major Credit Cards Accepted

Reservations only taken in advance for tour groups of 15 or more
Tour Groups and Private Evening Banquets welcome!
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Page featured image by: Kathy Plunket Versluys

Michie Tavern
683 Thomas Jefferson Parkway
Charlottesville, Virginia 22902