United States > Virginia > Newport News
Chuckchandler (2) Hampton, Virginia | October 24, 2012
80 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD 7/10 VALUE 6/10 OVERALL 17/20
Nice hole in the wall bar, good selection of foriegn/domestic/local beers. Just started brewing their own beer, aparently it only lasted a couple days and I missed it. Suppose to have more coming next month, hope to get to try some this time.
kindacold (17) Norfolk, Virginia | June 26, 2012
66 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 5/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD 6/10 VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 15/20
Lots of bottles, sometimes they get really good ones. Food is alright.
They have a "passport" system, where if you drink the beers on the passport, you get a shirt. Unfortunately, the passport includes beers like Corona.
Not a bad place.
Immy (109) Virginia Beach, | December 27, 2011
72 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 15/20
A bit of a hole in the wall, very local bar vibe (which I like). Lots of homebrew (BARF) guys hang here. Good selection for Newport News, and they have plans to begin brewing their own "soon". Didnít try the food, but looked good.
TheBeerGod (107) Newport News, Virginia | September 8, 2007
72 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 15/20
Went here on Friday, September 7th, 2007. Went with the wife and met up with some friends of hers. Not crowded, but seemed a bit cozy. Waitresses were friendly enough and stayed on top of things. The beer list isnít knock out but itís good for Newport News. They even had a handful of stuff I havenít had that wasnít BMC! I didnít eat there though the wife and her friends said everything was good. I intend on going back.
obguthr (20) Lynchburg, Virginia | May 20, 2007| Updated June 18, 2007
58 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 7/15 FOOD 7/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 13/20
Formerly the Roost restaurant, it changed ownership in Nov. 2006. They advertise 99 beers and ales, but have expanded their selection since then. They have 7 taps, but will be adding 3 more soon. Permanent draft beers appear to be Bass, Pilsner Urquell, Michelob Amber Ultra, Harp, and Guiness. Iíve also seen St. Georgeís Pilsner, Grolsch, and Anchor Steam on tap.
Healthy variety of bottled imports and microbrews, but not many are all that rare, dozens of countries represented though. Limited wine list, no mixed drinks. Dart and chess boards available. Pretty cozy and relaxed atmosphere.
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