Michael's Bistro & Taphouse

American, Bistros

1427 University Ave, Charlottesville
(434) 977-3697


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Recent Reviews

Went to their Happy Hour with work colleagues. At the end of happy hour we closed our tabs and the waitress did not give us the drinks at the discounted price but charged us the regular price for drinks. We brought it to her attention and she said that she couldn't change it because she put the drinks in after happy hour had ended even though we ordered and drank everything during that time. We had her call her supervisor and he did nothing. On top of that, because it was...read full review

I've been to Michael's many times over the years. It's one of the few places on the corner that is quiet enough to have a nice dinner with family or on a date. I love that they try to source their meats locally and have rotating taps of different local beers. I highly recommend this place!

I'm a little confused as to what has happened here. My family and I try to come in every few months, and this time was so god awful that I'm sad to say I don't think I'll return. Apparently there's no more craft cocktail menu and our server told us that the place is about to turn into a sports bar. I can't begin to express how disappointed I am. I'm not sure it can really be called a "Bistro" anymore with a tacky sports bar interior and still...read full review

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Monday 12 - 6PM
Tuesday 12 - 6PM
Wednesday 12 - 6PM
Thursday 12 - 6PM
Friday 12 - 6PM
Saturday 12 - 6PM
Sunday Closed

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