6.22: Champion Hospitality Group Partners with Commonwealth Restaurant and Skybar
Champion Hospitality Group (CHG) the hospitality arm of Champion Brewing Company announced today that it will partner on a new concept for Commonwealth Restaurant and Skybar on Charlottesville’s downtown mall as the majority owner. The restaurant’s original owners, Joe Arcidicono, Mike Geismar, and Rick Wampler will remain as minority partners on the project.
Plans for the new restaurant include featuring a Baja-Mediterranean menu and an upstairs Tiki bar. Phil Gerringer will be the head chef.
CHG principal and Champion Brewing Company owner Hunter Smith said, “We’re looking forward to the opportunity to revive and refresh an incredible downtown location and welcoming customers to experience it this fall.”