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Marco & Luca Noodle Shop

112 E Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5220
+1 434-295-3855
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“cold noodles” (10 reviews)
“pork” (5 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
112 E Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5220
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dumplings and noodles are a tasty, cheap lunch option on the downtown mall. Walk up counter with plenty of seating make this a good "last minute" option.

Thank Matt K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food here is delicious and inexpensive, made fresh for you. Steamed buns, dumplings, noodles are all excellent. A nice alternative to more expensive places on Main Street and the food is wonderful!

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Nothing short of amazing! Love love love! Sesame noodles also incredible! Quick fast amazing service!

Thank DyanMon
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Charlottesville, especially downtown, has a large number of high priced restaurants (only some of which are worth the price.) If one is budget conscious, choices are a bit more scarce. Marco and Luca has been a staple for the budget conscious who want to sit...More

Thank ProfessorCharles
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This friendly little noodle shop understands that it's better be to good at a few things than mediocre at a lot of things. The menu is small but full of great flavor -- I've eaten here twice in the last month and absolutely love their...More

Thank christine1354
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Quite simply the best spot for a light lunch or a quick snack. The dumplings are to die for. Meaty. Piping hot. Great sauce. Equally as good the noodles. Spicy peanut sauce, fresh cucumber.

Thank Jill_WilmNC
Reviewed 1 January 2017

My son and his wife found this place when they were students at the University. My son just had to go back. He has talked and talked about the yummy dumplings and he was right. They are delicious. The dumplings were small, filled and well...More

Thank Micky O
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The best for carb loading with delicious freshly made dumplings, noodles, soups and curry. You must try it.

Thank dbrown46
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Simple menu prepared perfectly. If you love dumplings, hot buns and sesame noodles look no further! The price is great and they are adding some curry to the menu. Very casual setting with a small amount of indoor and outdoor seating. Fast service!

Thank sg1492
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Although it is a small take out type of restaurant with limited seating, the atmosphere was comfortable and welcoming. The Food Was FANTASTIC! I had the dumplings and they were wonderful. The staff was friendly and helpful, even though they were busy. This is a...More

Thank donnaZ8540WD
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 20:30
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 E Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5220
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-295-3855
  • E-mail