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Taps: 8 / Bottles: 100
Cask: Y / Beer-to-Go: N
$ - inexpensive
[ Bar ]
2236 W Great Neck Rd
phone: (757) 481-9720
Reviews by Hanzo:
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25 | $
Lynnhaven Pub was gracious enough to host my tasting groups event recently. I had never been to the place before but was pleasantly surprised. While you are not going to find a swanky, pinkies out kind of establishment, what you will find is great neighborhood bar with delicious and rotating beer on tap and lots of bottles to choose from and people who are friendly and welcoming.
Had their Brats and they were delicious and again their prices on everything were very inexpensive. We ordered a few pitchers of Lagunitas Sucks for $12 each which I thought was pretty awesome.
They do have TVs around the place, a jukebox and pool table available and outside a very large tented area with outdoor heaters. Overall if I lived closer I would go all the time. Great place to stop in for a bite to eat and a pint. Highly recommended.
02-12-2013 19:26:17 |
More by Hanzo
More User Reviews:
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 3 | $$
Lived here six years and didn't know that I was right by/drove past this place until I heard about it through word of mouth and saw it on this website. This place perhaps surpasses Mekong in Richmond for beer bar that you would never think a beer bar would be. Also a hard place to review in terms of a beer bar b/c it could go either way. They only have 12 taps, and that includes the 757 line and the local beers here aren't amazing, but the other five or six are contstantly rotated and they get some great stuff for steal the pint nights and otherwise (to wit, I had a Green Flash Hop Odyssey and the only other reviews of that come from the west coast). And the bottle selection is a low number for a strong beer bar, I think 80, and I know it has Miller and Bud Light on it but then I found a couple of beers on it that either didn't make it in this town or sold quickly, like Sierra Nevada Hoptimum. In a nutshell, the quantity will not overwhlem you and probably most of their stock is standard fare but then they get a few beers that make you want to come back and see what they'll get next. As for the service, incredibly friendly and knowledegable and ready to assist you if you have questions. Prices are fair, although the bottle prices are a little steep but you are buying from a bar so that is expected, and this place truly is locals only so the vibe is very relaxed. My only knocks on the place would be it is somewhat small, although when the patio is open that expands the place and is a nice alternative to the bar, and the food. Food isn't bad or overly priced but it is just plain ol' bar food - don't come here expectiing to find some gastropub fare or anything.
05-19-2013 13:15:07 |
More by clayrock81
vibe: 4 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | $
This is a dive bar tucked in the corner of a tiny strip mall. There's no curb appeal, no reason for you to think to visit, but my goodness! What an amazing place!
The beer selection here is undoubtedly the best in Virginia Beach. There are six taps which rotate regularly and always feature great seasonal craft selections. The bottle list is also impressive. There are probably 100 different offerings and all at outstanding value. This is the kind of place where you can bring $20 and hang out all day drinking amazing beer.
The staff is terrific. It can get busy, but be patient and you'll get great service. The regulars are, um, colorful. This is a locals' joint, and this is their bar. Be polite, fit in, and you're likely to hear some of the most entertaining stories of your life. Match that sort of fun vibe with fantastic beer and you've got a place you'll want to keep visiting.
They've got an off-license too. Because their selection and prices are so great, I often do my bottle shopping there. They'll also do growler fills, so bring your glassware to take advantage of some good bargains.
04-30-2013 22:24:19 |
More by beerchicky
vibe: 3 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4 | food: 2.5 | $
Arrived here on a Tuesday night around 9:00 pm. Located just off the main road(Hwy 60) in a building shared with another business. The establisment is long and skinny. The bar is in the front and theres some pool tables in the back.
There were six drafts; 60 min IPA, Beach Hoptomus, Weyerbacher Insanity, Shock Top and 2 others that I forgot. They recently had 120 mim IPA on tap, and still had bottles available. It sounded like they try to have a cask every Friday. The bottle selection was better than average, and they serve liquor.
They have a limited food selection, which will hopefully improve when they replace a broken cooler.
Overall this place was good for the area, prices and service were great, and selection was good. Will definitely visit again when in the area.
I think they also offer bottles to go.
04-12-2012 03:23:12 |
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Lynnhaven Pub in Virginia Beach, VA