Best of C-VILLE 2015: Food & Drink

Best of C-VILLE 2015: Food & Drink

Restaurant Mas Runner-up: The Local Honorable mention: Lampo We always thought “Mas” meant “more” in Spanish, until we realized it doesn’t have a crucial accent mark. Owner Tomas Rahal clues us in that’s it’s an abbreviation of his name—and a double entendre on “more.” Which makes sense, because the original tapas restaurant in town always makes […]

Avid Birdwood golfer Blair Engle admits that part of his decision to move to Charlottesville hinged on the Boar's Head course. Photo: Amy Jackson/Jackson Smith

Best of C-VILLE 2015: Health & Fitness

Yoga studio Hot Yoga Runner-up: ACAC Honorable mention: Bend Yoga To the uninitiated, exertion of any kind in a room heated to 105 de-grees might sound like a maso-chistic exercise, but don’t tell that to the hordes who say there’s nothing as invigorating as a 90- minute session of hot yoga at the appropriately named […]