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The Taphouse Grill

American, Bar, Pub
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931 W. 21st St., Norfolk, VA 23517
+1 757-627-9172
11:00 - 02:00
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Sun 10:30 - 02:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Richmond, Virginia
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Laid back bartender and very easy to chat with. He was able to recommend several other bars to check out while in town and even some food suggestions. We were some of the first customers for the day and just wanted to try a couple beers while in the area. There was a list of 4 different flights available for... More 

Thank kgrunau
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

this place has the best mussels and oyster Rockefeller, it was so good we order more, the broth the mussels were in you could just drink that right up it was simply amazing. They also have awesome happy hour drinks for $5

Thank BabyGirl222
Mechanicsville, Maryland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Stopped in here to have a cigar and have beer. I thought I'd kill some time. Typical college run down pub. Staff is nice enough but ambience is lacking.i

Thank Jon H
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

The burgers were delicious and they had a great selection of beers to choose from. We stopped in on a whim and were disappointed.

Thank TrippinStewarts
Chesapeake, Virginia
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48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Spent a delightful Friday night drinking beer and listening to three punk rock bands at The Taphouse Grille. Staff was helpful and there were many beers on tap. Low cover charge. I thoroughly enjoyed all three bands and we closed the place. It was a rocking good time! I would go back!!!

Thank Operamom52
Troy, Michigan
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

We were looking to cool off and get a late lunch. The place was empty and the service was OK. Some of the draft beers we ordered were room temperature. It was a disappointment on such a hot day. The food was OK. The pulled pork sandwich looked weird. This place is better suited for late night drinking.

1 Thank gtx98
Norfolk, Virginia
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2015

We met at 12noon on Sunday Feb. 8, and they were not full, but there was NO service. Two waiters, one of whom was also the bartender. After sitting with no menus( because they had NO menus to give us) for about 25 minutes, a burned-out waiter sauntered over and advised us that the kitchen was about 30 minutes behind... More 

1 Thank trangel2014
Norfolk, Virginia
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2015

The place was dirty, cold and I have seen cleaner garages. I was afraid to order any of the beers off tap. The place needs to be shut down due to filth.

2 Thank Jodi G
Charlotte, NC
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120 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2014

The only reason I gave it 2 stars instead of a 1 is because of the beer list, which is surprisingly good with some rare beers on tap. Besides that, this place isn't sure if it's a live music venue, bar, or restaurant, but it's definitely sure that cleaning supplies aren't needed. As we drank our first beer, the fella... More 

2 Thank Vandelay37
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2014

The Taphouse is only a couple blocks from the Waterfront Park and many hotels, so it's an easy walk.. A few dozen beers, ales, IPA on tap as well as pages more in bottles. They have a lot of local beers to try. Good late night food too. Fun atmosphere to watch sports.

Thank sailgrl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
10:30 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 931 W. 21st St., Norfolk, VA 23517
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Norfolk
  • Phone Number: +1 757-627-9172

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