Open Sunday & Tuesday 5-11
Wednesday & Thursday 5-12
Friday & Saturday 5-2am


108 2nd St. SW
Charlottesville, VA
22902

 

We accept reservations through Resy and by phone or email

434.296.5003
thealleylight@gmail.com

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Welcome to The Alley Light

Tucked away in the side streets of Charlottesville's Downtown Mall, The Alley Light offers classic French shared plates, craft cocktails and small grower wines in a casually elegant atmosphere. 

Robin McDaniel, Owner/Chef

Chris Dunbar, Owner/General Manager

Micah LeMon, Bar Manager

Will Richey, Founder

Valentine's Day 2019

Thursday, February 14th

5 Course Dinner ($75 p/person) 6 & 8:30pm Seatings

Please Call or Email for Valentine's Day or Graduation Reservations

Graduation 2019 Prix Fixe ($67 p/person)

Saturday, May 18th and Sunday, May 19th

Selection of Hors d’Oeuvres

Entrements

Chilled Pea Soup with Asparagus & Grapefruit Vanilla Crab Salad

Salad of Artisanal Lettuces, Fines Herbs, Garlic Goat Cheese Mousse, Marcona Almonds, Sherry Vinaigrette

Seared Scallops, Carrot, Beets, Sauternes Glaze

Braised Beef Ravioli, Roquefort Sauce

Main Course

Mushroom Risotto with Morels & Parmesan

Meyer Lemon Glazed Cod, Ratatouille, Saffron Aioli, Tomato Beurre Blanc

Duck Confit, Polenta, Watercress, Fig Vinaigrette

Beef Tenderloin, Potato Puree, Spring Vegetables, Red Wine Sauce

Dessert

Passion Fruit Cheesecake

Chocolate Ganache, Raspberry Sorbet, Pistachio Crumble

We are hosting private events the evenings of Tuesday, January 29th and Sunday, February 3rd

We now accept dinner reservations for the bar at either 5 or 5:15pm.  At all other times, the bar is on a walk-in basis, and features the entire menu.

If you are interested in hosting a private dinner or cocktail reception at The Alley Light, please contact Chris via email at thealleylight@gmail.com.

Gift Certificates may be purchased in person or by calling the restaurant (434.296.5003).   

Thank you for choosing The Alley Light, always let us know how we can best serve you.

 

 

 

 

This Week's Specials

SNACKS

SALAD, CHEESE & SOUP

SHARED PLATES

DESSERT

We'd love to hear from you!

We encourage you to call or email for dinner reservations at The Alley Light.  There is also a link on the top of our page to book a table through Resy.  Due to limited space, we have 2 seatings; one early (5, 5:15, 5:30, 6, and 6:30) and late (8pm on).  We cannot take 7/7:30 reservations.  We are also available for private parties and cocktail hours.

 

We accept reservations through Resy and by phone or email

434.296.5003
thealleylight@gmail.com

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108 2nd St. SW
Charlottesville, VA
22902

Open Sunday & Tuesday 5-11
Wednesday & Thursday 5-12
Friday & Saturday 5-2am