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A good local area attraction with a good selection of craft brews. The Best Dam beer in the area... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2017
Williamstown, New Jersey
via mobile
Good beer but too loud!

Cute, small brewery/brew pub was nice to visit but there as a band playing so loudly that you... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2015
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible0%
23 Oct 2017
“Beer good but limited, Service not so good”
25 Aug 2017
“Worst brewery bartender EVER”
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40 Brewery Dr, Wirtz, VA 24101-1100
+1 540-420-0476
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Reviewed October 23, 2017

My wife and I have been driving by Sunken City, since it first opened, on our drive to the Lake and finally decided to try it on Saturday. Like many tasting rooms, the room is not that large, unless you want to sit at the...More

2  Thank Michaelrm48
Reviewed August 25, 2017

We stopped in after a wonderful anniversary dinner on a Saturday night. The female bartender greeted us and asked us what we wanted. We were never told about any of the beers, even though we told her it was our first visit and inquired to...More

1  Thank funmom43
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

A good local area attraction with a good selection of craft brews. The Best Dam beer in the area. My favorite.

Thank RayDCnj
Reviewed December 25, 2015 via mobile

Sunken City Brewery is a small local brewery outside of Roanoke near Smith Mountain Lake. Nice long bar and 4-5 tables, with a rustic feel. GREAT tasting brew, from a semi dark " Tartan Tent" to a light "Dam Lager." Nice atmosphere, chips etc and...More

Thank martykirch
Reviewed July 24, 2015

Cute, small brewery/brew pub was nice to visit but there as a band playing so loudly that you really had to sit outside. There was a BBQ truck to buy food parked in front, tables and corn hole games but it would have been nice...More

1  Thank diningsister
Reviewed May 24, 2015

I was visiting Smith Mountain Lake and heard about this brewery in the Westlake area. My wife and I enjoy touring microbreweries and their tasting rooms. This one exceeded our expectations. The beer was top-notch and our brewer/tour guide showed us the facilities and he...More

2  Thank David P
Reviewed August 31, 2014

We recently spent a rainy afternoon at the brewery location. Lots of good beer to choose from, all types, and friendly staff. We had a brewery tour and sat a while looking at the lovely wooden bar and big mural about the Sunken City. There...More

1  Thank Laurie_B_VA
Reviewed August 13, 2014

We made a special trip up to Sunken City to try their Brown Porter but they didn't have it. Their website lists the porter as a standard brew that they have all the time but it turns out that it is actually seasonal. If that's...More

Thank Beth B
Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

Stopped to fill grawlers on a Saturday afternoon. Fun atmosphere, good beer and enjoyable music. Complimentary bbq sandwiches. Will be back.

1  Thank lsstefani
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