Dry Dock | Tokyo,
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Dry Dock
Good based on 11 ratings
Type: Bar

Shimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 3-25-10
Tokyo, Japan [ print map ]
03 5777 4755


Hours: MF 1700-2430, Sat 17-2200, Closed Sun, 3rd Sat

Mayor: Tonkun (1) | Taps: 8 | Bottles: 20+

Dry Dock

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Beer Available At Dry Dock (arranged by most recent)
Ushi-Tora Uetake #026 Motueka from Gojo , Yokohama Weizen 69, Ushi-Tora Uetake #029: European Golden
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11 reviews for Dry Dock
 Ambiance  73%
 Service  82%
 Selection  67%
 Food  74%
 Value  64%
 Overall  75%
 Rating  80%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
biirusaikou  (276) , | June 26, 2015
What better theme to a dive bar than a submarine :) Cool little local dive bar by the JR rails of Shimbashi, usually pretty crowded. Short but always interesting tap selection with decent rotation. Average prices considering no cover charge. Their snacks/tapas are pretty tasty too. Fun stop on a night out in the area.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 7/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 1/10   OVERALL 11/20
JohnRMurdoch  (347) Glasgow, Scotland | April 1, 2014
Very small basement bar directly under the railway. Also has an upstairs bit which I was not allowed to visit. Has a nautical theme with ships memorabilia decorating the place. 4 guest tap ales and a few other not very interesting taps. Ridiculously expensive. Satisfactory service. Not a place to go out of your way for.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
Ferris  (891) Burnaby, British Columbia | December 5, 2013
Probably the best service and knowledgable bartender I have met in Japan. His English was good too, so for us foreigners a big plus. Was very excited when we found out we were from out of town. Place is cozy with a neat nautical theme. Beer selection was pretty good.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
shoulderbroken  (268) Tokyo, Japan | July 20, 2013
Nice place. I quite like the nautical theme. Feels fun. Sure, the tap selection is not as big as other places, but I found a couple of things I wanted to drink here. Glasses are a weird size, so difficult to judge how good value it is. They felt a pretty decent size, but I can never be sure. Very friendly barman!
jonno  (124) , Japan | November 19, 2011
Gret decor - especially the doors! Not a great place to stand outside and drink, the trains are VERY loud and actually gave me a headache. Had to stop talking to friends as you couldnít hear each other. Inside is nice though, crowded, but comfy. Decent selection on tap, some bottles and another feather in the cap of Tokyoís great bar scene.
KyotoLefty  (583) Kyoto, Japan | August 18, 2011| Updated May 2, 2012
As others have mentioned, the place is tiny. As they have mentioned as well, at least one of the guys working there was super friendly and nice, and we chatted about beer and other things. Selection wasnít quite as good as I had hoped. Food looked interesting. There was no option of drinking outside, as it was way too hot when I went. Nice vibe inside, though. I wasnít resally impressed with the bottles. Average Belgian stuff mostly.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
BriSava  (78) , Japan | May 17, 2011
Small though snug bar. Also, the beer is always fresh. Friendly and knowledgeable bartenders. Must-visit.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
defresh  (16) , Japan | January 31, 2010
A little small as mentioned before, but really nice and friendly place. The nautical theme is cool and the place is very clean. The bartender was very hospitable and I enjoyed my visit. The bottle list isnít too extensive but since the Shiga Kogen Stout was on tap I didnít really need to test my curiousity. Food was good and reasonably priced. Not too hard if you exit the right way from the station. Unfortunately I forget which exit that is, Iíll check next time I go.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 14/20
TimE  (281) Tokyo, Japan | August 6, 2009
Very small. You canít even imagine until you go there, as even by Japanese standards this place is tiny. Best spot is outside under the tracks. If it is not crowded it is nice to stand at the bar and talk to the very friendly and knowledgeable bartenders. Very positive things about this bar is 1) beer is in top condition 2) prices, especially for bottles, are reasonable by Tokyo standards. 3) decent bottle selection. My only compliant is that sometimes the head on the beer is poured way too big. ONly a couple minutes walk from Nagano Sake Village, so worth checking out if you are in the area.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
mages64  (10) Seattle, Washington | August 4, 2009
I have never been to a bar as nice and amicable as Dry Dock. The bartender was knowledgeable and SO friendly that I felt that I was a regular. The selection was quite wide for a beer bar and the food was delicious and quite a large portion for such a small bar. Correct glassware, lots of San Diego Micro-Brewed Beers (the bartender had just visited there) and jovial atmosphere. I only stayed for an hour but the bartender actually bought me the 4th round... it was my first time going there!!! Donít miss this great little bar! It isnít that hard to find if you use Google Maps w/ Street View First. Hopefully this tinyURL works: http://tinyurl.com/n7m4un

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