Inspired On-Grounds Dining at Darden

Restaurant Options for Every Appetite

From gourmet American cuisine to fresh sushi rolls, there’s always something delicious to satisfy your appetite at our exclusive UVA hotel.

Designed in a timeless Jeffersonian style, Darden’s Abbott Center Dining Room is the perfect choice for breakfast, lunch and elegant dinners. For more casual dining, stop by Café ’67 for a custom-made sandwich, fresh pizza or your favorite coffee drink. Seasonally, Sloney's Pub is the perfect place to unwind with a glass of local wine or a cold beer in the evening.

On-Site & Nearby Restaurants

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Abbott Center Dining Room

Located in Darden’s Abbott Center, this formal restaurant specializes in delightful American and international entrees. Guests can also purchase an impressive breakfast buffet of freshly scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon, potatoes, toast, muffins, cereal, yogurt, biscuits and more. The main dining room seats up to 160 guests, and we also have six private dining rooms that can accommodate up to 40 guests each. Please check with The Gatehouse staff for availability and reservations. Need to grab food on the go? Hot items are available for carryout from the Abbott Center.

Open weekdays, 7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. for breakfast and 11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m for lunch.

Café ’67

Located in Saunders Hall, this casual café offers the convenience of an in-house market and the menu of a local restaurant. Café ’67 serves custom-made sandwiches, pizza, sushi, high-end coffee drinks and more. Grab a snack and enjoy views of Darden’s Wilkinson Courtyard and Terrace. 

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday 
Breakfast 7:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Lunch & Dinner 10:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Friday
Breakfast 7:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Lunch 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Sloney's Pub at Darden

Join us at Sloney's Pub for local craft beers, Virginia wines, and your favorite cocktails. 

Happy Hour Monday - Friday from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. featuring Hors d’Oeuvres created by Darden’s In-House Culinary Team.

 

Hours of Operation

Monday - Sunday
5:00pm - 11:00pm


Sedona Taphouse

Our partner restaurant, the Sedona Taphouse, is located a short walk from the Inn at Darden on Milmont Street near the Barracks Road Shopping Center. Come in for lunch, dinner and their popular happy hour. This local favorite is home to one of the largest collections of craft beer on the East Coast. 

Hours:
Sunday – Thursday: 11:30a.m. – Midnight
Friday – Saturday: 11:30a.m. – 1:00a.m.

South Street Brewery

South Street Brewery is a custom-built brew house with beautiful old brick walls, hardwood floors and a spacious, welcoming atmosphere. Visit South Street for handcrafted ales, lagers and seasonal fare. 

Open daily from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. 

The Downtown Grille

Located on Charlottesville’s historic downtown mall, The Downtown Grille serves only the finest Midwestern corn-fed beef and fresh seafood. 

Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Friday – Saturday: 5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Sunday: 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.