The Local




Nestled in beautiful Charlottesville, The Local restaurant offers a welcoming and intimate venue that is ideal for small to medium sized wedding celebrations. Reception dinners of up to 60 people and cocktail affairs of up to 100 can look to the Skyline Room and Blue Ridge Pavilion. This beautiful space features gigantic windows that illuminate the interior with natural light, creating an airy atmosphere that is only highlighted by the outdoor deck space and romantic pergola. The Hearth Room is fantastic for medium-sized occasions of up to 60 people, boasting a warm atmosphere with its locally crafted wood interiors, a wood burning stove, and an intimate balcony overlooking downtown Belmont. For the most intimate and private space, look to the Wine Room, a charming dining room that accommodates up to 25 people. All of these spaces are accompanied by a delicious menu that is seasonal and locally sourced, covering the culinary spectrum from steak to pasta, from vegetarian to fish.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant


Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Reception: 150 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 10:00AM. Events must end by 1:00AM.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 12 hours of event time including set up and clean up time.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Local is estimated at between $5,029 and $12,161 for a reception only for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Public parking
Dance area

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:00PM