CASK BEER FINDER: VIRGINIA

A summary of all known bars and brewpubs in the state of VA that serve cask-conditioned beer (a.k.a. 'real ale')



(permanent / regular outlets only)

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Key:
Permanent outlet for cask beer. Counted in the tally above.
Regular outlet for cask beer (on most but not all the time). Counted in the tally above.
Occasional outlet for cask beer. Not counted in the tally above, and location not shown on the map.
No cask - recently ceased stocking it for whatever reason.
No cask - but has deceiving lookalike fake handpumps nefariously serving regular keg beer. Don't get fooled! Such places are listed here only to help prevent confusion as to what's 'real' and what's not.

M: Monday
T: Tuesday
W: Wednesday
Th: Thursday
F: Friday
S: Saturday
Su: Sunday

Times are shown in 24 hour clock, 0001 (12.01am) through to 2400 (midnight).

Be aware that some places may temporarily suspend offering cask-conditioned beer in hot weather.
Information shown is subject to change, and accuracy and availability is not guaranteed.

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Alexandria

Rustico Restaurant
827 Slaters Lane
Alexandria, Virginia, 22314-1219
Phone: 1 703 224 5051

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Arlington

Capitol City Brewing Company
2700 South Quincy Street
Arlington, Virginia, 22206-2242
Phone: 1 703 578 3888


Th

1100-2400 Su-W
1100-0100 Th-S

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010

Fire Works American Pizzeria and Bar
2350 Clarendon Boulevard
Arlington, Virginia, 22201-3366
Phone: 1 703 527 8700

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery
4283 Wilson Boulevard #1256 (Ballston Common Mall - actually on North Glebe Road)
Arlington, Virginia, 22203-1826
Phone: 1 703 516 7688

1100-0100 Su-Th
1100-0200 F/S

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Ashburn

Old Dominion Brewing Company
44633 Guilford Drive
Ashburn

Brewpub closed, brewery moved to Delaware.

Correct as at May 2010


Charlottesville

Beer Run
156 Carlton Road (Suite 203)
Charlottesville, Virginia, 22902
Phone: 1 434 984 2337

0800-2200 M-W
0800-2300 Th
0800-2400 F/S
1100-2200 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

South Street Brewery
106 West South Street
Charlottesville, Virginia, 22902-3600
Phone: 1 434 293 6550

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Falls Church

Mad Fox Brewing Company
444 West Broad Street (Suite I)
Falls Church, Virginia, 22046
Phone: 1 703 942 6840

1100-2300 Su-W
1100-2400 Th-S

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Fredericksburg

Capital Ale House (Fredericksburg)
917 Caroline Street
Fredericksburg, Virginia, 22401
Phone: 1 804 780 2537

1100-0130 M-S
1000-0130 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

The Fredericksburg Pub
1 Towne Center Boulevard (Spotsylvania Mall)
Fredericksburg, Virginia, 22407
Phone: 1 540 548 0550

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Glen Allen

Capital Ale House (Innsbrook)
4024a Cox Road
Glen Allen, Virginia, 23060
Phone: 1 804 780 2537

1100-0130 M-S
1000-0130 Su

[MAP]

Bar and Beer Store

Correct as at May 2010


Great Falls

The Old Brogue Irish Pub
760 Walker Road, Suite C
Great Falls, Virginia, 22066-2658
Phone: 1 703 759 3309


F 1700 (Some)

1100-2400 M-Th
1100-0200 F/S
1000-1500 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013


Hampton

The Pub (Hampton)
4200 Kilgore Avenue (Peninsula Town Center)
Hampton, Virginia, 23666
Phone: 1 757 838 2748

1100-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Harrisonburg

Capital Ale House (Harrisonburg)
41 Court Square
Harrisonburg, Virginia, 22801-3759
Phone: 1 540 564 2537

1100-0130 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013

Jack Brown's Beer & Burger Joint
80 South Main Street
Harrisonburg, Virginia, 22801
Phone: 1 540 433 5225


F 1700 (Some)

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013


Herndon

Hard Times Cafe
394 Elden Street
Herndon

Bar closed, fell on hard times...

Correct as at May 2010


Leesburg

Fire Works Pizza
201 Harrison Street SE
Leesburg, Virginia, 20175
Phone: 1 703 779 8400

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Merrifield

Sweetwater Tavern & Brewery
3066 Gatehouse Plaza
Merrifield, Virginia, 22042
Phone: 1 703 645 8100

1100-2200 Su/M
1100-2300 T-Th
1100-2400 F/S

[MAP]

Brewpub

Updated November 2013


Midlothian

Capital Ale House (Midlothian)
13831 Village Place Drive
Midlothian, Virginia, 23114
Phone: 1 804 780 2537

1100-0130 M-S
1000-0130 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Leesburg

Vintage 50
50 Catoctin Circle NE #100
Leesburg, Virginia, 20176-3102
Phone: 1 703 777 2169

1130-0100 M-S
1100-1500, 1700-2200 Su

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Norfolk

Tap House Grill at Ghent
931 West 21st Street
Norfolk, Virginia, 23517-1535
Phone: 1 757 627 9172

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Portsmouth

The Bier Garden
438 High Street
Portsmouth, Virginia, 23704-3622
Phone: 1 757 393 6022

Enquire for Tuesday-Sunday hours
Closed Monday

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Purcellville

Magnolias at the Mill
198 North 21st Street
Purcellville, Virginia, 20132
Phone: 1 540 338 9800

1130-2200 M-Th
1130-2400 F/S
1130-2100 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Richmond

Capital Ale House (Downtown)
623 East Main Street
Richmond, Virginia, 23219-2405
Phone: 1 804 643 2537

1100-0130 M-S
1000-0130 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Commercial Taphouse & Grill
111 North Robinson Street
Richmond, Virginia, 23220-4431
Phone: 1 804 359 6544

1630-2400 S-M
1200-1400, 1630-2400 T-Th
1200-1400, 1630-0100 F

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Legend Brewing Company
321 West 7th Street
Richmond, Virginia, 23224-2307
Phone: 1 804 232 3446


F

1130-2300 M-Th
1130-2400 F/S
1230-2200 Su

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010

Richbrau Brewing Company
1210 East Cary Street
Richmond

Brewpub closed, out of business

Correct as at May 2010


Virginia Beach

Hilltop Brewing Company
1556 Laskin Road #134
Virginia Beach

Brewpub closed, out of business

Correct as at May 2010


Williamsburg

Green Leafe Café
765 Scotland Street
Williamsburg, Virginia, 23185
Phone: 1 757 220 3405


Th

1100-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013


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Is there a cask venue missing? Anything incorrect?

Please report changes and previously unknown cask outlets so this database can be as accurate as possible!

For NEW VENUES, please supply ALL of the following details:
-Full name of establishment
-Full address including zip code
-Phone number
-Please describe cask availability as either...
"Permanent" (all times within reason)
"Regular" (offered at least weekly - please state what days/times casks are tapped)
or
"Occasional" (twice a month or less)
-Opening hours
-Whether a bar, brewpub, taproom, etc.
-If there is a beer engine (handpump), are you 100% positive that it is a real one rather than a fake lookalike?
-What beer(s) are usually being dispensed?


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Disclaimer: I cannot be held responsible for any errors or changes to the above information. Real ale is not guaranteed to always be available in any of these outlets (especially in the summer).