Welcome to Charlottesville's Favorite Specialty Seafood Store!
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Anderson’s Carriage Food House: Charlottesville’s Premier Source for Local Meats, Sushi Grade Seafood, Homemade Soups And Catering by design!

Here at Anderson’s Carriage Food House we believe in treating our customers like family. This belief has everything to do
with the fact that we’ve been both locally and family-owned / operated since 1929. For going on a century now we’ve been serving Charlottesville the freshest, highest-quality seafood, local meats, produce, and much much more. We’d love for you to pay us a visit, check us out, and join the Anderson’s family!

We have joined forces with the areas local food producers. We not only sell their wonderful products but incorporate them into our own soups, salads and catering!

So please, take a look around the site, check out what we have to offer, and discover what Anderson’s Carriage Food House is all about! We’re sure you’ll find there’s much to get excited about!

  • Smoked Chicken
  • Georgia Peaches
  • Locally Brewed Beers
  • Herbs and Spices
  • Virginia Oysters


Anderson's Smoked Chicken

Our smoked chicken is an incredible melt-in-your-mouth, roasted chicken - that wonderful smoke flavor, moist and tender, the most tender and flavorful chicken you will ever eat.


Sweet Georgia Peaches!
Their deliciously juicy, sweet flavor is unique, but, at the same time, incredibly versatile.
Peaches are the in the top five highest scoring fruit on the "Completeness Score™ "


Charlottesville's South Street Brewery and Starr Hill Restaurant, Brewery & Music Hall in Charlottesville are in the top 5 for breweries in the state of Virginia, which places them among the best in America.

Local microbrews available in bottle and keg.
Come and get some!



Herbs contain unique anti-oxidants, essential oils, vitamins, phyto-sterols and many other plants derived nutrient substances, which help equip our body to fight against germs, toxins and to boost immunity level. Herbs are, in fact, medicines in smaller dosages.

And they taste good! Stop by our 'outdoor' market for local fresh herbs and veggie planters.


herbs and spices
Virginia Oysters


Succulent, tender, luscious and delicious!

Virginia's Chesapeake oyster – sometimes called Chesapeake white gold – has a flavor and texture that begs connoisseurs to come back and shuck just a few more.

Planning a Special Event?
Our Services Include (but are by no means limited to):
- Casual To Fine Dining
- Barbques
- Luncheons
- Weddings
- Dinners
- Party Platters
- Appetizers
- Full Course Meals
- Pig Roast
- Oyster Roast
- Shrimp and Lobster Boils

( for more information see Catering )

BEST BBQ in the Charlottesville area!
Let us cater your next Event.
Homemade Three Cheese Baked Macaroni & Cheese is a Favorite at Catered Events.

Wild Game, Cocktail Shrimp,salmon Local Oysters (Shucked or Shell), Standing Rib Roast, Fresh Shrimp, Local Crabmeat, Pumpkin Rolls, Shrimp & Crab Cheese Balls, Crown Roast, Live Lobster, Kite's Country Ham, Trimmed and Tied Tenderloin, Smoked Fish Including Our Famous Wild Salmon