The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Virginia, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Virginia, USA. This site is interactive, so we encourage you to take part in the rating, addition and correction of the site.



These are the best beers you can find in this region's stores and restaurants based on the availability information provided by RateBeerians in this area. A beer has to have 5 or more ratings to be listed here.

1AleSmith Speedway Stout - Bourbon Barrel AgedAleSmith Brewing Company926100
2Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)3087100
3Three Floyds Dreadnaught Imperial IPAThree Floyds Brewing Company2101100
4Bell's HopslamBell's Brewery (Lion Co. - Kirin Holdings)2703100
5Founders KBS - Maple Mackinac FudgeFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)212100
6St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij4553100
7Cigar City Marshal Zhukov's Imperial StoutCigar City Brewing (Monster Beverage Corp)1031100
8Three Floyds Zombie DustThree Floyds Brewing Company1455100
9The Bruery Black Tuesday Imperial StoutThe Bruery773100
10Surly Abrasive AleSurly Brewing Company724100
11Firestone Walker 23 (XXIII Twenty-Third Anniversary Ale)Firestone Walker Brewing (Duvel Moortgat)89100
12Founders KBS - EspressoFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)277100
13Avery TweakAvery Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)453100
14Põhjala CocoBängerPõhjala401100
15Dogfish Head World Wide Stout - Utopias BarrelDogfish Head Brewery (Boston Beer Co.)62100
16Three Floyds Alpha KingThree Floyds Brewing Company2340100
17Founders KBS - HazelnutFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)68100
18Stone RuinTen Triple IPAStone Brewing (Sapporo)1206100
19Pipeworks Citra Imperial IPAPipeworks Brewing Company126100
20Three Floyds Permanent FuneralThree Floyds Brewing Company423100
21Founders Panther CubFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)175100
22Founders KBS - Cinnamon Vanilla CocoaFounders Brewing Company (Mahou San Miguel)12699
23Boulevard Brandy LandBoulevard Brewing Company (Duvel Moortgat)3199
24AleSmith Speedway Stout - Mostra Coffee & CoconutAleSmith Brewing Company10099
25Great Notion JB DIPAGreat Notion Brewing9699


1The Veil Never Never Again AgainThe Veil Brewing Company29100
2AleWerks Bitter ValentineAleWerks Brewing Company180100
3Hardywood Foolery - Bourbon BarrelHardywood Park Craft Brewery55100
4The Veil Sleeping Forever - Bourbon BarrelThe Veil Brewing Company58100
5The Veil Eternal SlumberThe Veil Brewing Company2199
6The Veil Never Never Gonnagetit GonnagetitThe Veil Brewing Company1699
7Hardywood Kentucky Christmas MorningHardywood Park Craft Brewery9199
8The Veil whiteferrariThe Veil Brewing Company6299
9The Veil We We Ded DedThe Veil Brewing Company1899
10Hardywood Gingerbread Stout (GBS) - Rum BarrelHardywood Park Craft Brewery3199
11AleWerks Cafe RoyaleAleWerks Brewing Company25999
12Sweetwater Tavern High Desert Imperial StoutSweetwater Tavern (Great American Restaurants)10199
13Hardywood Gingerbread Stout (GBS) - Apple Brandy BarrelHardywood Park Craft Brewery4099
14Hardywood Trickery - Apple Brandy BarrelHardywood Park Craft Brewery6199
15Aslin Juan de BolasAslin Beer Company2699
16Lickinghole Creek Great CommanderLickinghole Creek Craft Brewery2299
17The Veil DevastateThe Veil Brewing Company1699
18Aslin No BakeAslin Beer Company2499
19Sweetwater Tavern High Desert Imperial Stout (Barrel Aged)Sweetwater Tavern (Great American Restaurants)2999
20Hardywood Christmas MorningHardywood Park Craft Brewery11299
21Hardywood Raspberry Stout - Bourbon Barrel (Vanilla Beans)Hardywood Park Craft Brewery5499
22Aslin Double Orange StarfishAslin Beer Company9199
23The Veil WornThe Veil Brewing Company1099
24Adroit Theory Demons Surround MeAdroit Theory Brewing Company1399
25Aslin Cocoa Mapalm 15%Aslin Beer Company1999

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
The Birch
Norfolk () (757) 962-5400
Wild Run Brewing Company
Stafford () 540 659-3447
Bon Vivant Market - Smithfield
Smithfield (757) 757 365-0932
Y-not Italian - Greenbrier
Chesapeake () 757 382-9111
Great Valley Farm Brewery
Natural Bridge () 540 521 6163