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Kelly's Tavern

1010 Loftis Blvd, Newport News, VA 23606-2980
+1 757-246-0080
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Overview
  • Excellent4%
  • Very good22%
  • Average47%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible18%
21 Jun 2017
“lunch and drinks”
10 Jul 2017
“burgers are amazing, bar is smoking area so set expectations”
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
1010 Loftis Blvd, Newport News, VA 23606-2980
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Burgers are fantastic and they have many to choose from. Also, several beers are on tap. There is non-smoking seating, but if you want to sit at the bar for the bar experience, it is the smoking area. Very friendly staff.

Thank musket_trip
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Came here for a late lunch....service was above average....the food was tasty and the orange crush was also good. Would come back to try more.

Thank Dedmedic
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

If you're a smoker this place is for you otherwise stay away. Bar is closed off for smoking. And as far as a true Guinness pour forget it. 16 oz pint in one shot, and not even to the rim🙁 unfriendly service is included

Thank gypisy
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Had the Egg/Bacon Cheesebuger at lunch time, it was pretty good. Place was pretty much empty at 11:30 during the week, not sure how it is at a later time. The server was very nice. The place is off of Jefferson, behind a 7/11, so...More

Thank AAASparky
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I was in Newport News for business, and we decided to go to Kelly's for lunch. I ordered the Shepherd's Pie lunch special and found that it was a great quantity for the price. The quality of the food was also satisfactory. I would give...More

Thank Bowmanator22
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Myself and a group of friends (between 5-8 people) have been coming here a few times a month for several years. It just keeps getting worse and worse, this location clearly has a issue with people who are not white (though half our group is)....More

Thank Shane S
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

If this restaurant were smoke free it would earn higher marks! Service ,drinks and food were very good but very disappointed that we couldn't enjoy the bar area because it was too dense with smoke! Resigned to sit at a table we still enjoyed good...More

Thank Grace W
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Service was good and food was excellent. They give you alot of food. It was so much that i couldn't even eat it. I had to get it to go. I will definitely be coming back.

Thank Sonja M
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Service was excellent. The waitress was very efficient and nice. Atmosphere was good. It was on a Sunday so I really cannot say how it is as if it was a Saturday night. Dress code is posted on the door before you go in which...More

Thank lindaW4275ZB
Reviewed 7 January 2016

I generally like this place because it is very smoke friendly. Most of the restaurant is smoking. There are dart boards and pool tables and a decent selection of beer. Food is your typical pub type fare of good enough quality. But the bartender this...More

Thank foodmeplease0823
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Saturday
3:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1010 Loftis Blvd, Newport News, VA 23606-2980
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-246-0080
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