Verdugo Bar

BA SCORE
94
outstanding

62 Ratings
Verdugo BarVerdugo Bar
PLACE INFO

Type: Bar

3408 Verdugo Rd
Los Angeles, California, 90065-2835
United States

(323) 257-3408 | map
verdugobar.com

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Added by DavidStickel on 05-10-2008

PLACE STATS
Score:
94
Ratings:
62
Reviews:
38
Avg:
4.28
pDev:
9.11%
 
 
Taps:
22
Bottles/Cans:
85
Cask:
Y
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Ratings: 62 |  Reviews: 38
Reviews by ballewblake:
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4.5/5  rDev +5.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Woow. If its not the beer selection that brings you here its the women behind the bar. Damn. Managed to slip in on Thursday night after a failed attempt on a Wednesday, bring up my only complaint. This place needs to open earlier! Got there with a friend around 8pm and it was dead. Nice, I liked that. Within 30 minutes though the place started hopping. Managed a spot at the end of the bar and got hooked into a mini beer tasting from the spoils of travel. Ryan pulled out some nice hook ups to share and it was on. A good local selection of brews, good folk behind the bar and in the stools. Fun night, defiantly worth seeking out.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of Teen-o
3.81/5  rDev -11%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of PretzelCity
4.22/5  rDev -1.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of blues_fever
4.46/5  rDev +4.2%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Thepleasantimbiber
4.69/5  rDev +9.6%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.75

Photo of Ghostman25
3.75/5  rDev -12.4%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Photo of Buzz3d
3.48/5  rDev -18.7%
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.

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Photo of wethorseblanket
4.32/5  rDev +0.9%

Photo of ubiq3000
4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

Photo of mig100
3.1/5  rDev -27.6%
vibe: 2.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 1 | selection: 4

Great tap and bottle list almost all the time. Sleazy dive bar vibe with a spacious outdoor patio. Service and the staff are horrible though. A lot of gangster wannabe's work the bar, and random white chicks, 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 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.

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4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

Photo of RolandBlunts
4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of GMead1234
5/5  rDev +16.8%

Photo of RoyFokker
3.75/5  rDev -12.4%

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4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

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4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

Photo of Bnoise11
4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of bigjoe786
4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of Gobzilla
4/5  rDev -6.5%

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4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of EchoParker
4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

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4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

Photo of Stevedore
4/5  rDev -6.5%

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4.25/5  rDev -0.7%

Photo of Dutchrubb
4.03/5  rDev -5.8%
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.

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Verdugo Bar in Los Angeles, CA
4.28 out of 5 based on 62 ratings.
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