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Capitol City Brewing

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BEER AVG
3.66/5
Capitol City BrewingCapitol City Brewing
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

2700 S. Quincy St.
Arlington, Virginia, 22206
United States

(703) 578-3888 | map
www.capcitybrew.com

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BEER STATS
Beers:
42
Reviews:
81
Ratings:
226
PLACE STATS
Place Score:
84
Reviews:
25
Ratings:
49
Avg:
3.56
pDev:
8.71%
 
 
Taps:
0
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
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Reviews: 25 | Ratings: 49
Reviews by mobud:
Photo of mobud
3.13/5  rDev -12.1%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3

Stopped in to have lunch while visiting friends in Alexandria. Place is pretty slick, but for the most part, it looks like a millon other brewpubs. The reserve tanks are in the center, with a brew area off to the left; they were cleaning when I was there for lunch. The service was so/so; I noticed 5 servers moving around covering 10-15 tables but it took about 10 minutes before our approached. My friend asked for the pretzels that they offer gratis, but the server said they were "working" and after the third inquiry near the end of the meal, they appeared. The beers were fine, but a little pricey. I had a Pale Rider Ale and the Prohibition Porter. Nothing to seek out, but hundreds time better than most restaurant offerings. They appeared to have 8-10 different beers available. Hard to tell from the menu on the table and some of the chalk boards they had hanging up.

The food was overpriced. I had the BBQ Pulled Pork sammy and the roll was the size of a slider (Could of had 2-3 and been full) for 10 dollars. Not cool!

I have been to several other Capital City pubs and this fell inline with the others. Nothing overwhelming, good beers, fair food, and a little pricey. It looked like the best choice for me in the neighborhood, so they got my money that day.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of TheBlueJerzzzz
3.63/5  rDev +2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3 | food: 3.5

Photo of rbarrett86
3.83/5  rDev +7.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3 | food: 4.5

Photo of tjcamm
3.36/5  rDev -5.6%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3.75

Photo of Tomkob11
4.2/5  rDev +18%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.75

Photo of Boone757
3.96/5  rDev +11.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of dexterk1
3.14/5  rDev -11.8%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3.25 | selection: 3 | food: 3

Photo of Sludgeman
3.63/5  rDev +2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.75

Photo of ECsurfattic
3/5  rDev -15.7%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3 | food: 3

Photo of SunDevilBeer
3.39/5  rDev -4.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3 | service: 4 | selection: 3.25 | food: 2.75

Photo of Barracudas
4.13/5  rDev +16%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

Capitol City is located in a very nice area with plenty of food options around (I did not try their food). The place is a fairly good sized brewpub with a lot of selection on tap.

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Photo of Lucular
3.59/5  rDev +0.8%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.5

Photo of lordofthemark
3.99/5  rDev +12.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.75

Good but noisy indoors with beer making equipment well displayed at this brewpub. Also outdoors tables in lovely Shirlington. I have experienced great service especially at bicycle group happy hour events. Food is less memorable but decent. Beer is solid - I ave tried Fuel stout and Amber Waves ale.

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Photo of Seneca
4.56/5  rDev +28.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4.75

The service the food the atmosphere were great. The food was perfect. It came out quickly

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Photo of ksolekjr
4.25/5  rDev +19.4%

Great Happy Hour, decent beers

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Photo of Brewlinson
3/5  rDev -15.7%

Photo of TheSevenDuffs
3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

Photo of John_Beeryman
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

Photo of LukeRfour
3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

Photo of siege06nd
3.75/5  rDev +5.3%

Photo of JonAdams
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

Photo of Shandycan
3.25/5  rDev -8.7%

Photo of reidjoshua
3.5/5  rDev -1.7%

Photo of DubCo21
3/5  rDev -15.7%

Photo of Wattie
4/5  rDev +12.4%

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Capitol City Brewing in Arlington, VA
84 out of 100 based on 25 ratings.
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