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Blue Moon Diner

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512 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-5542
+1 434-980-6666
08:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 15:00
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Los Angeles, California
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45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very disappointing meal. Overpriced ($17 for an omelette and cold sausage on the side! This doesn't even happen in NYC! ), too warm inside, cleanliness is questionable (don't look in the kitchen!), service is haphazard, no one to seat you, no signs to explain to seat yourself, sides not arriving until well after meal is over, a confusing, unappealing mess.... More 

Thank Bella M
Mooresville, North Carolina
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396 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Locals recommended that I give Blue Moon a try & I was certainly glad I did!! Tasty fresh prepared food with friendly service. Easy to find with plenty of parking around the building. Try the artisanal bacon!!

Thank Amy T
Havertown, Pennsylvania
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283 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is very unassuming from the outside. We were seated right away on a Monday AM for breakfast. We both had omelettes. I had a cheddar cheese omelette and my husband had a Denver omelette. I was impressed by how the omelette was rolled up. It's hard to describe but my guess is that a large rectangular pan was... More 

Thank Cin4513
Keswick, Virginia
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143 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Annual Bacon Dinner with 5 courses for $30. If you're willing to share, two guests can sample all menu items except one main course. The food was very creative and featured bacon that was diverse and hard to get. I loved the tag line on the menu: Bacon Responsibly

Thank Peter R
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Dined there this morning based on a recommendation from a friend. Friendly service and great food! Had the maple bacon frittata special. Only downside was after a long wait it arrived luke warm at best. Another in the party had a golden beet salad. All the greens fresh. Another had a poached egg special and was pleased. Dont go here... More 

Thank Steven B
White Stone, Virginia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This is a great place. We sat at the counter because all tables were taken. The service was efficient, the food was delicious, and the atmosphere was wonderful. Glad we got there early because there was a line when we finished.

Thank juliagN4600ZM
Norfolk, Virginia
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

This diner was super cute and delicious. I love old diners and this definitely had that atmosphere. The service was fast and the food was excellent. I got an omelette that came with hashbrowns (house fries) and toast. I also got a biscuit with sausage gravy and that was very good as well. My husband got the scramble with the... More 

Thank SarahKT426
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Diner style breakfast place with a bit of a line. Good omelettes and scrambles with hash and salsa. Could be a little more flavoursome but good experience

Thank alexharper2
Annapolis, MD
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64 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Nice tiny place that has a nice breakfast to fill you up before a day of wine tasting or going to a UVA football game. I really enjoyed the breakfast barbeque. My wife had a special omelet that had andouille sausage and peppers - I stole a taste and it was wonderful.

Thank seano21401
Dublin, Ireland
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63 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Very enjoyable place to dine. Food very simple but of excellent quality. Great live music in the background at a very acceptable volume. Very chilled out place and typical of the better diners I have found in US. Would visit again if ever in Charlotteville

Thank Brendan H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 12
American, Diner, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 512 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-5542
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-980-6666
Funky, casual diner serving all-day breakfast & regional American fare, with weeknight live music.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?