Historic. This upscale dining room is located in the lower level of the Mansion house at Nottoway Plantation. A curved wall of windows offers wonderful views of the plantation grounds. The menu features such Southern classics as gumbo, blackened redfish and shrimp and grits. This a great lunch stop when visiting the many antebellum mansions in the area, and the versatile lunch menu also offers several sandwiches and salads for a lighter meal.