Revolution Pizza & Ale House
Taps: 40 / Bottles: 50
Cask: Y / Beer-to-Go: Y
Ratings: 17 | Reviews: 15 | Display Reviews Only:
3.88/5 rDev -6.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 3.75 | $$
This was a Mellow Mushroom - it's still a pizza joint, with very good pie. They've expanded the bar - so there are plenty of places to sit. The bar's surfaced with some sort of laminate flooring - which I've not seen before and it's actually pretty cool. The beer selection is quite good - you'll find something you'll love, easily. Check their website - give 'em a call - one or two nights a week all their drafts are $3 each. There's a lot of stuff to do in this area, too - NODA. You've got NODA brewing, Heist Brewing, Birdsong Brewing, Growler's Pourhouse (small eclectic bar with some nice taps & cask brews), Cabo Fish Taco (killer food). Great arts district area of Charlotte. Give a shot - you'll dig it.
04-25-2014 20:21:06 | More by Mantooth
4.15/5 rDev +0.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 5 | food: 3.75 | $$
A great/amazing selection of dark beers. This is THE place that I go to get my fill of dark beers when I feel the need. The food is comparable to the NoDa area high quality and bit too elevated for my personal tastes, but my wife loves it. The pizza is well cooked. The servers could have done a better job and have a bit more knowledge. The biggest pain about this place is the parking as it is in the entire NoDa area.
02-15-2014 17:52:47 | More by Kirkman
4.05/5 rDev -2.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4 | $$
Nice looking place in a fun and funky part of Charlotte. Has a charming feel of a sprawling old house, lots of light and with a very comfortable and casual feel. The bar is to the right as you enter. Beer wise, they feature a way better then satisfactory array of the good stuff you expect nowadays at a quality beer bar/restaurant. A bunch of the locals, regionals and a few national heavy hitters.
Tasty food, a variety of pizzas, artisinal cheeses, salads, sandwedges, everything very fresh, made on premises, local ingrediants....you know the deal.
Nice place for a relaxed date, fine to take the family or for a tasty bite and a beer anytime.
Well worth a visit.
Just down the block from the worthy Salud bottle shop, as well as the rest of the NODA spots
09-17-2012 14:35:08 | More by Billolick
4.1/5 rDev -1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5 | $$
This location is located on the corner as you come into the NoDa area. It is quite easy to spot as you can tell by the BA photo for here that it is an old house essentially. Upon walking up there will be a stairway that leads up to a porch that is built of brick. Upon walking into the establishment you can see that the theme of the old fashioned house has been carried on throughout. The bar is to your right when you walk in for those wondering. I went here with caSSino and the head brewer of NoDa Brewing, so we opted to get a table to sit at. There was plenty of seating with a mixture of bar, table, and booth seats to go around. Upon looking over the menu I noticed that there were quite a few North Carolina highlighted brews on the beer menu which is always nice to see when you go somewhere new. There was also a decent selection of brews from outside of NC as well. I was with the head brewer of NoDa, so I opted to choose his Coco Loco myself. The food menu was pretty nice as well. I settled on the steak with mashed potatoes. Excellent choice despite them being known for their pizzas. A really nice location that I know I will be visiting again in the near future.
11-08-2011 15:13:40 | More by thagr81us
4.45/5 rDev +7.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4 | $$
Been here many times, finally taking a second to review. Trendy No-Da area. Really the only place I regularly go to in the area but there are plenty of other restaurants.
An old house or private business turned into a restaurant. Earth tones, somewhat artsy interior. Bar area is smallish square footage wise, but the patio is covered and quite large.
Bartenders are always chatty and know the beer. I go on Sundays when it is nice and relaxing, I guess it can get quite busy on the other weekend nights.
Beer selection is always top notch and loaded with North Carolina brews. Also get renoun regional and national brews, but the locals are what make this place more unique. Bottles are a little more large regional and national micro, but you'll come here for the drafts. Good range of styles and prices for those concerned about price.
A top 5 place in the city for sure.
05-15-2011 21:47:45 | More by Bung
4.13/5 rDev -0.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4 | $$
I've enjoyed many meals here. Great for bringing the kids due to the fish tank and pizza. Gelato is great too. One of the city's best draft selections. Fits right into this "funky" part of Charlotte.
Great place for pizza and beer. The beer list continues to improve especially compared to when they first opened. Strong emphasis on NC beers. Great food and most the servers are fairly beer literate.
Over my many visits this is a consistent performer and be sure to check out the board for new beers not on the menu.
05-02-2011 01:51:00 | More by adrock
3.95/5 rDev -4.6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4 | $$
This place is a standard stop for the craft beer drinker. Located in one of the coolest parts of Charlotte, NoDa (North Davidson). Has a very solid tap line that almost always has great standards from Founders, Bells, and Dogfish. They also are usually featuring lots of local state brews. About 40 taps to choose from. They also have a standard 4-5 beers that are put on nitro. Last time I was there, Old Rasputin was on nitro, very cool. Also, they tend to get dibs on some very rare taps, they are almost always one of the first that put on gems like Canadian Breakfast Stout and Hopslam. The service is good and the bar staff is usually knowledgable but more importantly excited to talk beer with beer enthusiast. The food is similar to bar fare but with a greek spin, making it much more quality and a different take than the norm. They also have an awesome gelato and desert selection. Overall a solid place and very dependable place to go for a good brew and some relaxing environment.... except for Friday nights, it's pretty slammed.
11-10-2010 02:51:29 | More by chaz410
3.83/5 rDev -7.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 2.5 | $$
This is a large place in the NoDa district. Lots of seating inside and out. Tons of taps visible behind the bar when you walk in.
I was impressed with how many local brews were on tap. Very good for an out of town visitor. They even had a cask. We had good service, with a friendly waitress. We also talked to the bartender for a while and he seemed enthusiastic.
The food was sub-par. My pizza, BBQ jalepeno, was bland. Nobody else particularly liked their food either. It wasn't awful, just boring and the crust wasn't very good.
04-28-2010 18:06:48 | More by shivtim
Revolution Pizza & Ale House in Charlotte, NC
92 out of 100 based on 17 ratings.