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The Clifton Inn Restaurant

1296 Clifton Inn Dr.
Charlottesville , VA , United States http://www.cliftoninn.net
(434) 971-1800

At the intimate Clifton Inn, the decadent rusticity of the rooms—claw-foot tubs, Mascioni linens, fireplaces, but nary a ruffled window treatment in sight—is echoed in the innovative comfort food of its chef, Dean Maupin, who pairs perfectly seared quail with espresso-poached pears, and orange with sesame in a rich frozen mousse.

Last updated 2012-02-21 22:59:30 UTC
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