We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Port City Brewing Company

3950 Wheeler Ave, Alexandria, VA 22304-6409
+1 703-797-2739
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Very good local brewing company

Port City provides an excellent selection of beers and ales raging from English bitters, to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lynn1950
,
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Our Favorite Spot to grab a drink by home

We live nearby and make it a point to go a few times a month. The beer is solid and they typically... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
dcland07
,
Frederick, Maryland
via mobile
Read all 75 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
We brew award-winning craft beer. We are open for tastings, pints, growler fills, six-packs and kegs seven days a week. We have tours Thursdays through Sundays. Every Friday night there's live music and food trucks on Fridays and Saturdays. Look out for special events like Firkin Fridays, a Suspicious Package on tap, Lagers & Joggers with Pacers, Beer Yoga, Pedals 'N' Pints, Trivia and more... History: Established in 2011. We opened the brewery with the conviction that the DC market needed more local choices for great quality craft beer!
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“great beer” (12 reviews)
“food truck” (10 reviews)
“tasting room” (8 reviews)
LOCATION
3950 Wheeler Ave, Alexandria, VA 22304-6409
CONTACT
Website
+1 703-797-2739
Write a Review
Reviews (75)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Port City provides an excellent selection of beers and ales raging from English bitters, to Belgiums, and typical hoppy American craft beers. The are consistently good. The brew pub is a bit out of the way for visitorys, but you are rewarded for your efforts.

1  Thank Lynn1950
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We live nearby and make it a point to go a few times a month. The beer is solid and they typically have a food truck (rocklands is really good BBQ). The ways and means is my favorite, very drinkable and refreshing. In the colder...More

Thank dcland07
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

You have to try this place. Industrial park with a gravel parking lot outside. At prime times there's a food truck outside. Good size room with several stand up tables and a small bar. It can get very crowded. Cooler to purchase beer to go....More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Award winning brewery with the BEST IPA's I've ever tasted, and I have over 50 on my list. My wife and I really enjoyed the friendly atmosphere and super service. You should hold classes on service and teach some of the local restaurants.

Thank scubadillo99
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Paid a visit on a Tues afternoon when Yoga and beer was happening. Therefore the place was quiet with few customers in the tasting area. Had the place to ourselves, almost. Great brews tried several, loved the stouts. Wonderful place to meet and enjoy friends...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We visited on a saturday right when they opened at noon. We had thought we could get a bite to eat and some beer. They sometimes have a food cart with grilled cheese but it wasn't going to be there until 1 and then would...More

1  Thank debbythec
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Booked a tour here to try more of their beers. The tour itself was only okay, it was in their production room which also had a tables where people were just drinking the beer, so it was very loud and hard to hear the guide....More

Thank Dina T
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Good beer ( recently won best small brewery in US) but the people who work there are all really nice. No pretentious beer snobs here. Tell them what you usually like and they will help you pick a beer you will enjoy. They usually have...More

Thank travelgal987
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The pineapple on the sign means Port City is open! This local hotspot is close to Old Town near the intersection of Duke & Quaker Lane - south of Alexandria police hq. From food trucks, fabulous musicians, yoga, facility tours, and double wide picnic tables...More

Thank Susie S
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We brought about 12 people over to the Brewery on Sunday afternoon on President's Day Weekend. Some of us did the sampler and were very happy with the range and quality of the brews. Others just bought a glass of their favorites. No one was...More

Thank Jeff G
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Tempo Restaurant
121 reviews
.52 km away
Rocklands Barbeque & Grilling Company
62 reviews
1.19 km away
London Curry House
54 reviews
1.33 km away
Los Toltecos
80 reviews
.39 km away
Nearby Attractions
George Washington Masonic National Memorial
505 reviews
3.20 km away
Alexandria National Cemetery
123 reviews
3.80 km away
Signature Theatre
108 reviews
3.80 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Port City Brewing Company staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit