Verdugo Bar

Not Rated.
Verdugo BarVerdugo Bar
BA SCORE
94
outstanding

38 Reviews
Reviews: 38
Visits: 62
rAvg: 4.29
pDev: n/a
Taps: 22
Bottles: 85
Cask: Y
[ Bar ]

3408 Verdugo Rd
Los Angeles, California, 90065-2835
United States
phone: (323) 257-3408

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Reviews: 38 | Visits: 62
Reviews by AdamBear:
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3.54/5  rDev -17.5%
vibe: 2.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3 | selection: 4

Atmosphere: not just a dive bar, but a dive bar straight out of the 70's. the thing that i didn't like the most was that this place seems to attract some colorful locals that will creep out your company.

Selection: not large, but beautiful. I was able to find Life & Limb on draft here, which pleased me. Russian River brews rotate on draft. Has the -tion beers in the bottle.

Service: occasionally snappy, yet patient

*no food*

Value: very, very expensive. this place put a dent in my budget. i had 3 beers that led to a bill of almost $40...that was not fun to see. (571 characters)

More User Reviews:
Photo of PretzelCity
4.22/5  rDev -1.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of blues_fever
4.46/5  rDev +4%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Thepleasantimbiber
4.69/5  rDev +9.3%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.75

Photo of Ghostman25
3.75/5  rDev -12.6%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Photo of Buzz3d
3.48/5  rDev -18.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 1 | selection: 4

Loved the vibe of the bar, GREAT selection. Pliny was $12 a bottle which was a little steep. The bartenders were HORRRRRRRRRIBLE!!! After spending almost 70 dollars at the bar she said I could only 2 tastes off the draught. They had a Stone "Enjoy After" in their fridge which should not have been chilled till atleast 2015. Over all I will still come to this bar, but could really care less for the service. (408 characters)

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4.32/5  rDev +0.7%

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4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of smb
3.44/5  rDev -19.8%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 1 | selection: 4.5

Great tap and bottle list almost all the time. Decent dive bar vibe with a spacious outdoor patio. Service and the staff are horrible though. A lot of macho gangster wannabe's work the bar, and random white girls, who likely just moved to LA from the mid-west.

Instead of appreciating the fact that their customers are passionate about the product they're selling, the staff act high and mighty and condescend to the customers. None of them seem to know or care about beer.

Basically, Verdugo Bar gets good shit on tap... but with so many other choices in the area that have better service and attitude... Eagle Rock Brewery/Public House, Hermosillo/Highland Park Brewery, Glendale Tap, etc... it's better to avoid this place unless they have an exclusive special event going, like BCBS or PtY. (799 characters)

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4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

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5/5  rDev +16.6%

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3.75/5  rDev -12.6%

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4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

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4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

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4/5  rDev -6.8%

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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

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4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

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4/5  rDev -6.8%

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4/5  rDev -6.8%

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4.25/5  rDev -0.9%

Photo of Dutchrubb
4.03/5  rDev -6.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Rapidly becoming my favorite beer joint in LA. The shady neighborhood seems to keep out most of the douchbags and they always seem to have a handful of sours on tap. The Verdugo so far seems to be keeping the California IPA landslide at a distance and the barkeeps seem to drink what they are selling and can talk about the product. High points all around for giving a shit and especially for keeping it scuzzy. (411 characters)

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Verdugo Bar in Los Angeles, CA
94 out of 100 based on 38 ratings.