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Maya Restaurant

633 West Main St., Charlottesville, VA 22903
+1 434-979-6292
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (37 reviews)
“trout” (48 reviews)
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All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
633 West Main St., Charlottesville, VA 22903
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Since, this was pretty south, compared to DC, I wanted to try southern food. Maya was an upscale southern restaurant with quite expensive prices. But, the food we ordered was pretty good. I specially liked the Grits which came with the Steak. The steak was...More

Thank Sundncr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is banging. From appetizers to entrée...perfectly balances flavors, great texture and done service. What a delight.

Thank MPNC1123
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Maya with friends. Had fried oysters and was disappointed. They were over breaded and dry, no sweet salty seafood flavor. The rest of my meal was ok, my wife's the same. Nothing to indicate top ratings.

Thank halcho
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at Maya is excellent. I had the trout with cheese grits and cornbread. I rarely clean my plate, but this time I did. The cheese grits was some of the best I have eaten. Hillary was a great waitress. It was a wonderful...More

Thank floridajan2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm from Minnesota and so I wanted to try some authentic Southern cuisine while I was visiting Virginia. I was very happy with my meal here. The service was excellent, the atmosphere was fun and upbeat, and the food delicious. Highly recommend

Thank jtlava
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

enjoyed the beautiful outdoor garden seating. Friendly and attentive waitstaff. I had the fried oysters in cornmeal, and they were perfectly cooked and artfully arranged in a swirl of remoulade. I choose the mushroom platter for my entree and although it's listed as a starter,...More

Thank lovebeaches08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Five of us went to Maya to celebrate a birthday. We ordered the trout and salmon and both entrees were tasty. My daughter ordered Brussel sprouts and grits with her salmon and I ordered collard greens. We started with a cheese plate which had a...More

Thank nqh1223
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here twice in two months. A nice small restaurant w bar and unique food. From chicken to short ribs to grits and all are good. The Brussels sprouts and appetizers are great. The bar is nice and we will definitely be back. A...More

Thank zachary2000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes, the service was very good but the food is alright. It was unplanned choice but this was one of the places open on a Sunday thatbwas close to UVA. Yes, love sitting on at the patio and looks like they are used to catering...More

Thank Sct508
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In Charlottesville at the Courtyard Marriott near the hospital and walked down Main Street to Maya. What a treasure! Fried green tomatoes for an appetizer; loved the Sunday fried chicken and pork tenderloin. The sides are also excellent...especially the buttermilk biscuits, brussel sprouts, cheesy grits...More

Thank Lucy W
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Unless they've changed since we visited in October, No they open at 5:00PM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 633 West Main St., Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (7th St. NW)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-979-6292
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