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The Portsmouth Brewing Company

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American, Bar, Pub
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224 2nd St, Portsmouth, OH 45662-3804
+1 740-354-6106
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11:30 - 00:30
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Portsmouth, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food!!! Great service!!! Great micro brewed beer!!! Great atmosphere!!! Just an awesome place to go!!!

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Thank dantm06
Portsmouth, Ohio
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful place to meet and greet friends after work.... Great pizza and coldest beer in town, brewed on the premises; we enjoyed burgers and smoked salmon, which were equally delicious. Superb service and friendly, casual atmosphere

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Thank TannyGrampy
Akron, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

Try the wings, any of the pizzas, any of their beers (my favorites are Vulcan-dark- & all their ales! You can feel the historic ambiance of the Underground RR legendson all the levels of the Brewery, but esp in the unique lower level recently upgraded for private gatherings. THIS PLACE IS WORTH A DAY TRIP FOR THE BEER ALONE. BUT,... More 

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Thank laurengardener1
Portsmouth, Ohio
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great atmosphere great food and hometown beer brewing at its finest! The pizza is always great, our favorite is pepperoni, but there are other options as well. and if you don't like pizza they have other items as well on their menus from sandwiches, to salads and desserts.

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Thank ddkrussell
Portsmouth, Ohio
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great atmosphere, great food, great beer! Great selection of in-house brewed beer. Redbird Ale is one of the oldest brewed beers in Ohio. You gotta try it!

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Thank Temponeras
Portsmouth, Ohio
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

This place should be a prime place to eat and drink in Portsmouth. It has an incredible amount of potential. But the service is frankly bad. It always takes forever to be seated and to get the initial drink order taken. To top it off, bartenders and waitresses tend to wander off for extended periods of time throughout the dining... More 

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Thank dcparker2016
Waverly, Ohio
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Pizza is top notch. Wings are excellent. I have not had a bad meal here. Past few times they were out of Red Bird? WTH they make it there?

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Thank hehateme
Portsmouth, Ohio
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Theirs nothing like having a great tasting pizza from the brewery along with one of their pilsners. The brewery has a great local history all its own. The staff are friendly and helpful and if you dont want to sit inside sit out in their beautiful beer garden

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Thank lawrenceoster4
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I have been going here for a while. Portsmouth oldest brewery. My husband says the beer isn't very good but he loves their wings. I personally love the Loaded pub fries... and I don't know what it is about the runny ranch dressing but I just love it.... dip chicken or fries. It is a little crowded.... More 

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Thank ECBumgardner
Cincinnati, Ohio
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106 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Nice little brewery near the Ohio River in Portsmouth. Excellent craft beers and great bar food. We had wings, onion rings and beer battered mushrooms; all were super tasty. Rumor has it from the locs that the pizza is awesome as well. Worth stopping in for lunch after searching up the antique shops right down the street!

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Thank Rich H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:30
Monday
11:30 - 00:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:30
Thursday
11:30 - 00:30
Friday
11:30 - 00:30
Saturday
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 2nd St, Portsmouth, OH 45662-3804
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 740-354-6106

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?