Adroit Theory Brewing Company | Purcellville, Virginia
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Adroit Theory Brewing Company
Good based on 13 ratings
Type: Brewery (see listing)

404 Browning Ct, Unit C
Purcellville, Virginia United States 20132 [ print map ]
703 722 3144

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Hours: Sat 12:00 - 6:00 PM


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13 reviews for Adroit Theory Brewing Company
 Ambiance  72%
 Service  63%
 Selection  73%
 Food N/A 
 Value  64%
 Overall  69%
 Rating  74%
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  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 16/20
Iphonephan  (206) McLean, Virginia | April 21, 2015
We visited after sampling Old 690 Brewing in Hamilton, which is a family-friendly venue in a bucolic setting. By contrast, Adroit Theory is in a light industrial park with bikerr/heavy metal vibe. It definitely has a unique atmosphere, and the beers seemed much more inventive. I liked this place.
66
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 4/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 13/20
Emeister84  (77) Charlottesville, Virginia | March 28, 2015
A pretty cool place thatís pretty easy to find. Parking isnít much. About a dozen beers on tap, only one of which was for BHS (Black Heart Society) members only. The beers are quite solid across the board. All pretty darn high in ABV. Worth a visit.
74
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
nate2g  (901) Boomtown!, Australia | March 22, 2015
A hip hangout for locals in a large industrial space. The brewery, however, is tiny and thus experimentation of beers leads the way here. Twelve beers available on tap to drink on site although none were below 7.5% so make of that what you will. Beers were solid enough but thank goodness for the 3oz pours are the beers are heavy going. Bottles available for takeaway but pricey. We had a great bartender who couldnít be more enthusiastic working in a brewery. Bustliní Saturday crowd. Nice to visit.
70
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 13/20
Ferris  (765) Burnaby, British Columbia | February 15, 2015
In the back of an industrial area, the crowded and kid friendly bar is decent sized and very local. Lots of beers on tap and tasters of each available. Service was decent, but so busy that they didnít spend too much time with us. Decent place but the beer wasnít that great for me.
76
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
jtclockwork  (254) , New Jersey | February 14, 2015
Metalesque theme with taster samples - dozen beers on. Beers are decent enough.
76
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 3/10   OVERALL 15/20
Drake  (564) Free Union, Virginia | October 23, 2014
Like this place a lot. Comfortable vibe. Upscale but also in a big garage with a huge patio. Plenty of parking. Staff was helpful and friendly, though they did piss me off at the end by selling me a bottle and then saying nevermind we canít sell you that. 9 beers on tap, though one was not available to regular folks (though one bartender gave me a small sample). Beers were available in 4-ish ounce snifters for $3-4.50. Larger pours were in the 9-ish range. Corked and capped half liters for 12. The beer was overall good in quality. Not a place you want to go if you want to session some solid beers, as they are all experimental and the lowest ABV was 7.1%. One beer was a little overly weird and soapy (lavender beer) but generally the quality was very good, the standouts being a rum barrel imperial porter, a brandy barrel old ale, a chili pepper IPA and an El Dorado single hop IPA. Nice place and I will visit again.
60
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 10/20
tia  (97) Sandston, Virginia | August 2, 2014
Garage with a bar. Not being into metal music, I found the music irritating which makes me feel a little surly about the service which was pretty slow. We got a sample of one of each of what they had on tap which was a full eight today. No food truck in attendance today so we ate the granola bars we had in the car. Prices average. Glad we stopped in, but the overall experience could have been better. Especially after it took us four hours to get here (traffic sucked).
74
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2  (783) San Diego, California | June 19, 2014
Adroit is a bit of a self-hyped place but their beers are solid and mostly back this bold assertion. The staff seemed fairly robotic in serving their patrons and also did not seem to mind having folks wait a while for service. The place is large and open with smooth tones of dark rock competing with lingering conversations throughout the bar. I liked the beer but find the exclusiveness of several offerings off-putting and a little presumptuous. All-in-all this is a nice place to spend your afternoon enjoying some bigger beers.
70
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
solidfunk  (202) Washington D.C., Washington DC | June 18, 2014
Cool brewpub for metalheads not super far from D.C. in the back of what looks like an old industrial junkyard - just the kind of place youíd think metalheads would set up a brewpub. The beers are generally above average and well done. Taste flights available. Only downside is this graduated member program thing for some of their better beers. Not sure if this will work for them in terms of impressing not so common customers, but maybe they donít care.
34
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 1/10   SELECTION 5/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 8/20
nimbleprop  (65) SouthWest, Washington, Washington DC | May 26, 2014
Tucked away in an industrial park in Purcellville. Space is pretty cool, nice outdoor seating area, fairly large bar inside with some barrels used as tables. Brewing equipment is mostly tucked away. They have eight beers on tap for "regular" patrons and two more for reserve society members only. Three 3oz samples run $8.75 which isnít bad. Full pints are also served plus both 32oz and 64oz growler fills. Thatís pretty much all the nice things I can say. The service is dreadful. Only three guys working on a busy Saturday: two were lazily washing glasses while the third chatted up a trashy bachelorette party all while dozens of people waited to order or pay. No real gusto about their product. No descriptions or thoughts beyond a brief description on a print out. The beer itself is bad up and down the menu. The focus on "extreme" styles and applications is dated at best. Most of the beers show a lack in technical skill. No beer under 7%. Even the heavy metal theme seems a bit dated. The combination of service and product make this a poor experience. Youíd be better off checking out Corcoran down the road.

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