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Charleys Waterfront Cafe

201 Mill St, Farmville, VA 23901-1341
+1 434-392-1566
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“crab soup” (27 reviews)
“prime rib” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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201 Mill St, Farmville, VA 23901-1341
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1 - 10 of 326 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This year our family went for the Father's Day Brunch. So on the down side we didn't realize we needed reservations for our size group. They used to not do reservations. Also, we had a father who had to leave 30 minutes after getting there...More

Thank stacydewberry
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped in to have Father's day dinner with my hubby. We had not eaten at Charleys in about 2 years, and decided to try it again. The Steaks we had were delicious! The food was really good. The waiter was very slow to get to...More

Thank DrAlford
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Service was EXTREMELY slow. Waitress was nice, and did her best. The food was basically comfort food, nothing but the Birthday Brownie the gave us to make up for the slow service was good enough to mention

Thank Jeff R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for afternoon late lunch or early dinner (4:50 p.m.) There was only three other couples in this café.....but, once we got our food,(for two sandwiches @ $11 each) the waiter (Patrick) NEVER came back to our table to check on us.....waiter seemed to stay...More

Thank Ann J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Charley's has always been a favorite since my high school days! The menu is fantastic with new items and all-time fav's and the dirnks, bar, outdoor seating overlooking the river and the nightlife are all fabulous! We even had our rehearsal dinner there in one...More

Thank jessiotey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for lunch and waited for 40 minutes for a burger and 'club' sandwich. The club came on two slices of bread and was underwhelming. Our server walked past us twice after we had finished with out asking us if we needed the check and...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At least two times I've visited, I've had to wait for my food for 30 minutes to an hour. Once it was even longer than that -- and they didn't even keep our drinks filled during the wait. I've also never really liked the food....More

Thank DrAtomopawn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Sunday night around 8pm. It wasn't busy but the service was super slow. My dinner was prime rib sandwich which was fatty, the bun was soggy from the meat, and the cup of chili I ordered was cold. The bathrooms were...More

1  Thank Nnout
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Went celebrating a graduation and one of the dinners was returned to the kitchen and 4 others should have been returned but decided just to leave instead. The one returned was a chicken dinner that was horrible and the others where eggplant parmigiana which was...More

Thank Denise A
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Graduation date for Hampden Sydney college, the food was so bad that we have to return half of the plates, it is pathetic how come some restaurant owners are so corrupt to serve this type of food, everything was half cooked and just boiled, what...More

Thank Enrique E
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Are gift cards available?
18 December 2015|
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Response from Beth B | Reviewed this property |
Most restaurants around here offer gift cards so I would expect that they would, too. However, you can call or email them with your query. Their contact info is posted on their website.
Are gift cards available?
18 December 2015|
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Response from 761terryv | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know. Have you tried calling?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Mill St, Farmville, VA 23901-1341
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Farmville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-392-1566
  • E-mail
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