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513 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3515
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible5%
18 Jan 2017
“Griffs- great sports bar !”
1 Sep 2016
“Poorly run/managed”
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Bar, Pub, American
$$ - $$$
513 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3515
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Griffs has been around for quite awhile, friendly waitresses, prompt service, good food! Have been there a few times but only once since new owners ,overall good sports bar !

Thank 733carrollm
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I went here with my wife and two other couples on a Thursday evening because our favorite place in Portsmouth, the Bier Garden, had a two hour waiting list. There were probably two or three waitresses serving a bar/restaurant with easily 100 people in it;...More

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I love this place. Check it out if you like seafood and they also serve many other items for non seafood lovers. Burgers here are great and the service is as well. I love going when its light traffic in eatery. Even better service and...More

Thank socratesjesus
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

It absolutely drives me crazy to meet friends at a place and the service is below par. We met at Griff's in downtown Portsmouth and had to listen to the waitress and bartender how slow it was yet we had to ask for a drink...More

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This is a great place to hang out and have a beer or two and play pool and listen to music. Sometimes live bands play while other times there is a DJ. The food is pretty good as well. Nice place, friendly staff, and customers...More

Thank vacritter2000
Reviewed 8 March 2016

We've been there quite a few times and have never been disappointed. The food is always good, and the staff very friendly.

Thank dekedog
Reviewed 24 December 2015

Had to get away from all the drunken stumblebums at LBs across the street, so I came here. Much nicer place, better class of people, and you actually get what you pay for in alcohol quantities.

Thank yeldarb27
Reviewed 3 June 2015

I attended an event here and looks can be deceiving, it is very spacious inside and the food was delicious!

Thank jen0416
Reviewed 10 January 2013 via mobile

The tables were almost on top of each other. The food is not that great. Everyone I was with did not finish their plate. I had the chili- bad decision. I am from the South so it was very different to what I am accustomed...More

Thank RebbeccaStan
Reviewed 7 December 2012

If you like hanging with your friends, maybe shooting some pool and listening to a band on the weekends then Girffs is the place to be. Always fast and friendly the serving staff and bartenders are always there to make sure your stay is a...More

Thank Robert C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 513 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3515
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Portsmouth
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