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Bocktown Beer and Grill

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BA SCORE
93
outstanding

41 Reviews
Bocktown Beer and GrillBocktown Beer and Grill
PLACE INFO

Type: Bar, Eatery

690 Chauvet Dr
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 15275-1043
United States

(412) 788-2333 | map
bocktown.com

Notes:
Sunday - Thursday: 11am - 12am
Friday - Saturday: 11am - 1am

Added by WVbeergeek on 11-16-2006

PLACE STATS
Score:
93
Reviews:
41
Ratings:
66
Avg:
4.23
pDev:
5.91%
 
 
Taps:
16
Bottles/Cans:
400
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Reviews: 41 | Ratings: 66
Reviews by Yetiman420:
Photo of Yetiman420
5/5  rDev +18.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

One of the best bottle shops I've had the pleasure of visiting and spending lots of money.

Amazing and pricey selection of the best beers Pittsburgh has to offer with no single bottle rules on rare beers like Voodoo Black Magick (I picked up ten). They give you a 25% discount on the bottles for carry out. It's pricey, but they had all the good stuff. Here's some of the gems from my receipt (including discount)...

Voodoo Black Magick - $12 each (12 oz)
Voodoo Big Black Voodoo - $12 each (22 oz)
Great Divide Espresso Oak Aged Yeti - $16 (22 oz)
2006/2007 East End Gratitude - $28 (large bottle)
Weyerbacher 13 - $7 (12 oz)

They also offer "blind" 6 packs wrapped in a paper bag based on style. I thought this was a clever idea.

I sampled a couple of 4 oz beers for $1 and $2.75 (higher ABV). Noteworthy taps...

Southampton Biere de Garde
East End Fat Gary
Erie Drakes Crude Stout
Oskar Blues Dales Pale Ale
Weyerbacher Quad
Southern Tier Gemini
Atwater Vanilla Java Porter
North Coast RIS
SN Bigfoot
Erie Maibock

I was able to chat a bit with the owner Chirs and the woman who buys beer for them. The concept is a place with great beer and food and I would say they've executed to near perfection.

If you're in Pittsburgh looking for the best beers in the city, Bocktown is an essential stop.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of kkdowning
3.3/5  rDev -22%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 2.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 2

Photo of OGFGabv
3.85/5  rDev -9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Good food, usually an OK tap line up. The bartenders and servers are always friendly and engaging. Pretty decent bottle selection, but not always the freshest born on dates in the cooler.

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Photo of JArt
3.98/5  rDev -5.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

The food is good, and the bartenders are awesome. For the area, the selection is decent, albeit a little pricey.

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Photo of Possum77
3.96/5  rDev -6.4%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Good food nice bottle and tap selection

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Photo of greg4579
3.88/5  rDev -8.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4 | food: 3

Photo of misternebbie
2.89/5  rDev -31.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 2 | service: 1.75 | selection: 5 | food: 1.75

Awesome beer selection truly awesome , food is a vain attempt at American fare, overpriced but eatable , go for the beer ate somewhere else

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4.2/5  rDev -0.7%

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3.75/5  rDev -11.3%

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3.75/5  rDev -11.3%

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Bocktown Beer and Grill in Pittsburgh, PA
4.23 out of 5 based on 66 ratings.
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