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The Virginia Beer Company

Open Now: 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Delicious Beer Friendly People and Good Conversatiopn

Our attorney and his firm rented The Virginia Beer Company for his clients for the evening. I read... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Yorktown, Virginia
Best Williamsburg Hangout

Easily my favorite place to hang out in Williamsburg. The beer is good, the staff are friendly, the... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Williamsburg, Virginia
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BEER · PEOPLE · PURPOSE: The Virginia Beer Co. is a brewery + taproom + beer garden located at 401 Second Street in Williamsburg, VA, conveniently located just over a mile from the heart of Colonial Williamsburg. We are a former financial analyst...more
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401 Second St, Williamsburg, VA 23185-4815
+1 757-378-2903
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Reviewed 21 November 2018

Cute place that is family friendly but the craft beer leaves room for recipe updates. We have visited many craft breweries In the Williamsburg area this trip. This is the only brewery that we left more than half in every tasting mug as we did...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Robby W, Owner at The Virginia Beer Company, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Thank you for visiting! I'm very glad to hear that you enjoyed our space. We've put a lot of working into our spacious taproom and beer garden to make them an enjoyable experience for visitors of all ages. I am sorry to hear that you...More

Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

This was one of my favorite places to try new beers. Wish they wouldn’t support the ACLU which has done more to suppress rights, as long as it fits their political agenda. Business should really donate to help out in their local community. Won’t be...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Robby W, Owner at The Virginia Beer Company, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Hello, Thank you for visiting The Virginia Beer Company! We're glad that you have enjoyed our rotation of ever-changing beers and events in our taproom and beer garden. Our company mantra is "Beer · People · Purpose". We are very dedicated to supporting the community,...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Our attorney and his firm rented The Virginia Beer Company for his clients for the evening. I read that they had food trucks, so I wondered how that would work for a party and with mostly senior clients. We were helped at the bar and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

Easily my favorite place to hang out in Williamsburg. The beer is good, the staff are friendly, the atmosphere is great. My friends and I come out for trivia every Thursday, which is also super fun. When it gets chilly outside, I remember last year...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed my Saturday afternoon at the Virginia Beer Company with my husband and my 8 month old son. On this particular day, they partnered with the Virginia Blue Crab Company for blue crabs. We sat outside at a picnic table and ate blue crabs...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Stopped here on a rainy Saturday with my family. Loved that the flight gave you a taste of 8 beers. Lots of board games to play!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Had a flight and a couple of pints of the beers we liked. Saison was a standout. Session was a standout. All were above average. Open and large drinking space. Inviting staff.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Great outdoor space with a food truck. Fun indoor spot with lots of games to play and a beautiful view of the brew house. Staff was super nice. Lots of merch. The most interesting thing was the large flight offered, which includes 8 of the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

I didn't review VBC? Psh... We went the first couple months they were open. Beer was decent. But everytime we go back it just keeps getting better. Lots of friendly faces and food trucks to boot.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank luki13
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

This place has the friendliest staff. I went twice during my week trip. Jeremy and Tori were awesome. The second time Jeremy was not working and hung with me. I have a new friend. I brought a few beers home. I will definitely go back.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from Michael R | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! Well behaved, leashed dogs are always welcome in the beer garden.