Gordon Biersch Brewery & Restaurant

Gordon Biersch Brewery & RestaurantGordon Biersch Brewery & Restaurant
BA SCORE
41.9%
Liked Their Beers
3.69 w/ 3,494 Ratings
Gordon Biersch Brewery & RestaurantGordon Biersch Brewery & Restaurant
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

900 F St NW
Washington, District of Columbia, 20004-1404
United States

(202) 783-5454 | map
gordonbiersch.com

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BEER STATS
Beers:
69
Reviews:
1,382
Ratings:
3,494
Liked:
1,464
Average:
3.69/5
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PLACE STATS
BA Score:
4.3%
Reviews:
49
Ratings:
69
Liked:
3
Avg:
3.67/5
pDev:
9.54%
 
 
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Ratings: 69 |  Reviews: 49
Reviews by BeerSox:
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4/5  rDev +9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Located on the SW corner of F and 9th. In an area with a couple other brewpubs (Capitol City Brewing and District Chophouse). Probably closest to the Metro Center stop on the Red/Orange/Blue line, and the Chinatown on the Red/Green/Yellow line.

The interior is very nice with lots of marble everywhere, tall marble Corinthian columns, granite bar counter. Obvious neo-Roman/Greek architecture that's all over D.C. Not so Roman/Greek are the serveral large HDTVs that are on the walls. The bar is L-shaped with two TVs facing the front of the restaraunt, and two more toward the back. There is an upstairs area where the bathrooms are, but it's small and I didn't see anyone up there. It could be overflow space or reserved.

The beer was reasonably priced, and the servings were generous. Proper glassware is also used. The beers are good, but nothing spectacular. They do have good variety so you can probably find something good to match with your meal.

This place is a little better than what I expected, and I'm not sure why I haven't tried the place sooner. The D.C. location is probably one of the nicer ones in the chain.

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Photo of daliandragon
3.84/5  rDev +4.6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.25

Stopped in on a cold Saturday afternoon for a late lunch with my wife, sister, and six year old son to meet my buddy and his fiancee. It wasn't our first choice since everything was jammed for the Big Ten tournament a few blocks away. The building is old and impressive looking and the setup is standard but adequate. The beer wasn't anything to write home about (I had a pair of the Czech lagers), but the service was decent and the apps were quite good and reasonable value for downtown DC. I wouldn't run back here but it was solid in a pinch and would be confident if I came here again.

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Photo of Ryften
4.9/5  rDev +33.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Photo of TheBlueJerzzzz
3.46/5  rDev -5.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3.5

Photo of Sludgeman
3.79/5  rDev +3.3%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

This GB is downtown, so there are better places to drink good beer, but if you must you will generally be satisfied. Servers are almost always top notch, food is good and of course they don't serve BMC. Never had an extreme beer from GB, but always decent and to style.

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Photo of Iamjeff6
3.5/5  rDev -4.6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of MUTINY
3.71/5  rDev +1.1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.5

Photo of kkdowning
2.9/5  rDev -21%
vibe: 2.5 | quality: 2.75 | service: 3.25 | selection: 2.75 | food: 3.25

Photo of SlightlyGrey
3.65/5  rDev -0.5%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Photo of misternebbie
3.88/5  rDev +5.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of afbatman83
4.5/5  rDev +22.6%

Great food and drinks..nuff said

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Photo of MattWhite
3.64/5  rDev -0.8%

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3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

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3/5  rDev -18.3%

Photo of probert
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

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3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

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3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

Photo of Suds
4/5  rDev +9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3.5

I visited this place during a trip to DC with my family for a vacation. On a particularly hot day, after visiting the Spy Museum, we stopped in here for a brew and sodas for the kids. The location, in a hotel, is convenient, and there was a small happy hour crowd watching the World Cup. The ceilings are high, and large windows give it an open feeling. Brew tanks are located in the back, far from the bar. The service was great: prompt, knowledgeable, and attentive. I had a marzen, which was well-made and tasty. Worth a visit if you are in the area.

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Photo of Boone757
3.75/5  rDev +2.2%

Photo of SkinniePost
3.5/5  rDev -4.6%

Photo of polopaul20
3/5  rDev -18.3%

Photo of DrBass
4/5  rDev +9%

Photo of Plissken
4/5  rDev +9%

Photo of enelson
3.25/5  rDev -11.4%

Photo of betterbitter
3.63/5  rDev -1.1%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

I stumbled on this location when I was staying at a hotel next door in DC. We got in fast, the service was very good. The food was fine and the beer selection was good. I tried the Blonde Bock and the Marzen - preferred the latter. Overall a good experience and I'd go back while in DC.

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Gordon Biersch Brewery & Restaurant in Washington, DC
Brewery rating: 41.9% out of 100 with 3,494 ratings
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