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About the Old Mill Room
The epicurean heart of Boar's Head was built from the timbers of an abandoned gristmill along the banks of the Hardware River, which dated back to 1834. The relocation of the mill was an opportunity to preserve and transform a treasured Virginia artifact. It had survived burning despite the orders of Generals Grant and Custer during their march through Charlottesville in the Civil War. Indeed, it had continued to operate some 60 years after the war's end.  For 28 years running, our Old Mill Room has earned AAA's Four-Diamond designation in recognition of its culinary artistry, distinctive Virginia ambiance and superior service.

Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner seven days a week.  For reservations, please call 434.972.2230 or click here to reserve online.

Monday - Sunday
   Breakfast:
7:00am - 10:30am
   Lunch: 11:30am - 2:00pm
   Sunday Brunch: 11:00am - 2:00pm

Sunday - Thursday
   Dinner: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Friday - Saturday
   Dinner: 6:00pm - 9:30pm

 

Menus

Breakfast Menu | Old Mill Room Breakfast Menu Download (PDF)

Breakfast Buffet

  • Freshly Baked Pastries, Assorted Cereals, Array of Southern Breakfast Selections, Assorted Yogurts, Sliced Seasonal Fruits, Beverage

Breakfast Entrees:

  • Seasonal Fruit Plate
  • Smoked Salmon Benedict
  • Bircher Muesli
  • Oatmeal Brown Sugar Brûlée
  • Old Mill Omelet
  • Pan Roasted Salmon
  • Portobello Benedict Style
  • Egg White Frittata
  • Cage Free Eggs Your Way
  • Pan Roasted Trout
  • Steak & Eggs
  • Old Mill Waffles
  • Grilled Chorizo Hash 
  • Buttermilk Pancakes


Lunch Menu | Old Mill Room Lunch Menu Download (PDF)


Lunch Buffet:

  • Traditional Buffet
    Selection of Soups, Assorted Gourmet Salads, Hot Entrees, Seasonal Vegetables and Accompaniments, Freshly Prepared Desserts, Choice of Beverage
  • Soup and Salad Buffet
    Selection of Soups, Assorted Gourmet Salads, Freshly Prepared Desserts, Choice of Beverage

  • Soup of the Day or Signature Peanut Soup

Lunch Offerings:

  • Poached Shrimp Cocktail
  • Braised Beef Short Rib & Blue Cheese Sliders 
  • Pimento Cheese Dip
  • Cheese Tasting Plate
  • Signature Peanut Soup
  • Bistro Caesar
  • Citrus Herb Chicken Salad
  • Boar's Head Classic Burger
  • Signature Turkey Club
  • Battered Cod Fish Fillet Sandwich
  • Burgundy Braised Short Rib of Beef
  • Grilled Breast of Chicken with Tomato Salsa
  • Grilled Salmon with Cucumber Slaw


Dinner Menu Old Mill Room Dinner Menu Download (PDF)

BEGINNINGS

BRAISED VEAL CHEEKS
Mascarpone Grits, Port Wine Reduction, Crispy Shallots

ROASTED MUSHROOM VOL-AU-VENT
Wild Mushroom, Sherry-Infused Sauce

PAN SEARED SCALLOPS
Mushroom, Leek Ragout, Cognac Butter Sauce, Lobster Oil

CHICKEN FRIED CAROLINA QUAIL
Sweet and Sour Collard Green Salad, Pear Chutney

BROWN SUGAR BOURBON CURED SALMON
Apple Fennel Slaw, Bourbon Soy Reduction

SECONDS

LOBSTER BISQUE
Lobster, Leek Garnish

GINGER INFUSED PUMPKIN SOUP
Tempura Shiitake Mushroom, Curry Oil

MILL ROOM SALAD
Organic Field Greens, Sliced Strawberries, Candied Walnuts, Herbed Goat Cheese Toast, Sherry Vinaigrette

PETIT WEDGE SALAD
Buttermilk Blue Cheese Cake, Marinated Tomatoes, Cucumber, Crisp Prosciutto, Blue Cheese Vinaigrette

ROASTED GOLDEN BEETS
Candied Walnuts, Arugula, Radicchio, Frisée, Goat Cheese Fritter, Honey Dijon Dressing


ENTRÉES

BUTTERNUT SQUASH RAVIOLI
Wilted Kale, Toasted Walnuts, Brown Butter, Parmesan

CRISPY SEARED SALMON
Fennel and Golden Raisin Silk, Caramelized Salsify, Lemon Parsley Emulsion

PROSCIUTTO WRAPPED COD FILLET
New England-Style Clam Chowder, Saffron Potato

SHRIMP CRUSTED SEA BASS
Soba Noodle Cake, Maple Soy Glaze, Cilantro Oil

PAN ROASTED BREAST OF CHICKEN
Lobster Goat Cheese Orzo, Champagne Dijon Sauce, Saffron Potato

BRAISED LAMB SHANK
Sweet Potato Purée, Brussel Sprout Leaves, Natural Jus


GRILLED FILET OF BEEF
Blue Cheese Bread Pudding, Glazed Rainbow Carrots, Demi-Glace

ROASTED PORK TENDERLOIN
Savory Herb Waffle, Brown Butter Apple, Turnips, Calvados Jus

HERB ROASTED VENISON LOIN
Celeriac Potato Pavé, Petit Carrots, Blueberry Gastrique

 

DESSERTS

BLACKBERRY CRÈME BRÛLÉE
Lace Tuille

DARK CHERRY CRISP
Amaretto Ice Cream

HAZELNUT PRALINE CHEESECAKE
Chambord Sauce, Filbert Brittle

CHOCOLATE PECAN TART
Cinnamon Raisin Ice Cream

BUTTERSCOTCH BREAD PUDDDING
White Chocolate Glaze, Honey Crisp

DARK CHOCOLATE DECADENCE PATE
Salted Caramel Ice Cream, Macerated Strawberries

 


Reservations
Old Mill Room Reservations are suggested, please call 434.972.2230 or
reserve online through OpenTable.

9.3% Sales & Meal Tax.

For parties of six or more, an 18% Service Charge will be added.

Six Dollar charge for split entrees
Consuming raw and undercooked meats, poultry, shellfish or eggs increases your risk of food born illness especially if you have certain medical conditions.

Executive Chef - Bill Justus

Old Mill Room Dress Code:
Breakfast, Lunch and Sunday Brunch - resort casual.
Dinner - elegant casual, jackets and ties suggested but not required.
No denim, jeans, shorts, t-shirts, tennis shoes or athletic wear please. 



Special Event & Package Menus

March 1-31
Virginia Wine and Dine Month Prix Fixe Dinner Menu
Old Mill Room
Three courses paired with Virginia wines.
Virginia Wine and Dine Month Dinner Menu PDF

March 19
Glenlivet Single Malt Scotch Dinner

6:00 p.m.
Old Mill Room
Join Page Foley & Anthony Truzzolino from Southern Wine & Spirits for a four-course dinner that pairs uniquely with Glenlivet's finest 12, 15, Nadurra, and 18 year old Scotches. $95 per guest (tax and gratuity additional).
Scotch Dinner menu PDF

Scotch Dinner Full Press Release PDF

Through March 31
Date Night Package
Date Night Package Menu PDF

Your Event at Boar's Head
Click here to view our group, social, and wedding event menus.


Featured Dessert to Support UVA Rotunda Restoration 
BUTTERSCOTCH BREAD PUDDING
White Chocolate Glaze, Honey Crisp

The University of Virginia is the only U.S. University with a World Heritage designation; its conservation is of the utmost importance and is currently undergoing the largest restoration campaign in decades. A portion of the proceeds from this dessert will be specifically donated for Rotunda renovations including infrastructure upgrades and exterior repairs.

Click here to watch a YouTube video about the Rotunda's restoration process.

Click here to read about the Rotunda's restoration on the UVA website.

Old Mill Room Dining Reservations | 434.972.2230

 
 
Fall dining in the Old Mill Room

 

Morning Waffles

 

Bread Pudding

 

Date Night dinner in Charlottesville Lamb Chops and Red Wine

 

 

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