After a day of drinking at the breweries, food is a must! The following restaurants are recommended for quality, great craft beer selection and close proximity to the breweries and/or accommodations.


80/20 Burger Bar

Featuring 20 taps and over 100 bottes. The menu includes eclectic burgers (locally sourced and grass-fed beef), sandwiches, appetizers, & desserts.

123 W. 21st Street


Cogans North

Great pizza and sandwiches, rooftop dining, and 44 beers on tap! Plus, a special cask ale is featured every Friday.

4311 Colley Avenue


The Public House

Ghent’s first gastropub offering creative spins on traditional pub food and beer cocktails.

1112 Colley Avenue


Tortilla West

Located in the Chelsea neighborhood, Tortilla West features Mexican food with a twist plus a great draft and bottle selection.

508 Orapax Avenue


Norfolk Tap Room

Located in a historic bank building in the heart of downtown near hotels, Norfolk Tap Room features gourmet burgers and pub fare plus over 100 beers from around the world.

101 Granby Street


Hampton/Newport News

Hampton Taphouse

Located in historic downtown Hampton, close to attractions, and serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

17 E. Queens Way


Craft 60 Ale House

Featuring 15 taps and an extensive bottle list. The menu offers salads, flame-grilled burgers, sandwiches, tacos, and entrees such as Fish & Chips and Southwest Chicken & Shrimp. Plus, Pint Night is every Thursday.

13361 Warwick Blvd.
Newport News



The Bier Garden

Take the ferry across the Elizabeth River to Olde Towne Portsmouth and experience authentic German food, 23 taps, and over 400 beers.

438 High Street


Virginia Beach

1608 Craft House

Located near Commonwealth Brewing & Pleasure House Brewing, 1608 Craft House features regional cuisine – burgers, sandwiches, seafood, and soul food.

1608 Pleasure House Road


Tapped Gastropub

Located in the Hilltop area, Tapped features American cuisine – burgers, sandwiches, and seafood, and draft tables.

1550 Laskin Road


Whiskey Kitchen

Located in the southern end of Virginia Beach, Whiskey Kitchen specializes in locally sourced ingredients and features appetizers, salads, pizza, burgers, wraps, and entrees plus an extensive craft beer selection.

2149 General Booth Blvd.



DoG Street Pub

British inspired gastropub located in the heart of Merchants Square with a diverse beer selection. Outdoor dining available.

401 W. Duke of Gloucester Street


Chownings Tavern

Experience a taste of Colonial Virginia at this authentic 18th century alehouse featuring historic brews.

109 E. Duke of Gloucester Street