Michie Tavern ca. 1784

A Virginia Historic Landmark

Michie Tavern, located ½ mile below Jefferson’s Monticello, accommodated travelers with food, drink, and lodging more than 200 years ago.

Servers in period attire offer bountiful Southern Midday Fare. The rustic restaurant setting renders a lunch dining experience rich in southern culture and hospitality for families to enjoy. Get a taste of the 18th-century as we feature a buffet of southern fried chicken, marinated baked chicken, hickory-smoked pork barbecue, stewed tomatoes, black-eyed peas, buttermilk biscuits and so much more. Lunch served daily, 11:15 – 3:30.

The 1784 Pub, an 18th century style pub, serves Virginia wines, beers and hard ciders. In addition, light fare is available from 3:30 – 6:30.
Open Wednesday – Sunday, 12:00 – 7:00 1784 Pub Menu

After lunch guests may enjoy browsing in our four unique shops – all housed in distinct historic structures. The Tavern Shop, The Metal Smith Shop, The Artisan Shop and The General Store each provide a one-of-a-kind experience in addition to plentiful shopping opportunities.

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Michie Tavern
683 Thomas Jefferson Parkway
Charlottesville, Virginia 22902