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Kelly's Tavern Strawbridge

€€ - €€€American, ,
2131 General Booth Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23454-5824
+1 757-430-8999
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good22%
  • Average19%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible35%
9 Sep 2017
10 Feb 2018
“Unless You Are Drinking Dont Come Here”
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
2131 General Booth Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23454-5824
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

It had been a couple of years since my husband and I had been here. We had some time to kill before a movie and thought we would have lunch and go to the movie. Wrong, I mean you won't die from the food, but...More

Thank Marianne S
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Okay, this is a sports bar and grill. You come in and sit, watch sports, talk about sports even could persuade someone to change the channel of one out of thirty big screen HD tvs they have in the place to something other than sports....More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 9 September 2017

There are several Kelly's Tavern restaurants in the area. W ate at the one located in the Strawbridge Market Shopping Center. It is located on the west side of General Booth Boulevard just before Nimmo Parkway. There are several restaurants at the location. Kelly's is...More

Thank Doug F
Reviewed 27 December 2016

The Strawbridge parking lot is large and has plenty of spaces near Kelly's Tavern. The outside of Kelly's Tavern looks large and inviting. However, the first thing that hits you when you enter is the heavy cigarette smoke smell and the darkness even though at...More

Thank OilveOil2
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Used to be a great place and always a good time as a local here, unfortunately it now feels like you walk directly into a smoke factory, the staff are extremely rude as it's a bunch of girls who like to pick and choose favorites....More

Thank Morgan I
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We stopped for lunch during the week. The tavern is quaint, but a bit rundown and in need of some TLC. However, thefood was good.

Thank tawny1956
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

We should have known better but we we're out with the grandchildren on St. Patrick's Day and thought we'd get lunch and Irish lunch. We asked for Reuben sandwiches because of the corn beef and crispy fries. As you can see the fries were not...More

Thank Kath N
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Kelly's has been around a long time and used to be known for great burgers. Stopped by this location a few weeks ago and quickly left as the no smoking seating smelled horrible so can't comment on the food quality. One of the places around...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 4 January 2016

As noted in many of the reviews this place does have a smoking odor, but it wasn't too bad. The food was very good. My burger was big and juicy. The hand cut fries were so yummy. The was staff was friendly and attentive. Pretty...More

Thank TripinOnTheEarth
Reviewed 22 December 2015

We've been to this Kelly's on several occasions over the years, but this visit was particularly unpleasant. Even thought the bar area which allows smoking is sections off from the dining area, the stench of cigarette smoke is terrible! Being a nonsmoker, I don't care...More

1  Thank Steven K
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28 February 2015|
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Response from Morgan I | Reviewed this property |
Bad Because they're careless and they know how many complaints from multiple people they have but good for them just to avoid the issues at all costs and play dumb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 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: 2131 General Booth Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23454-5824
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Virginia Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 757-430-8999
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