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Devils Backbone Outpost Brewery

50 Northwind Ln, Lexington, VA 24450-3303
+1 434-361-1001
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Great beer no food yet!

After a long day in the car, we were looking for food and local beer for dinner. The website was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kelly R
via mobile
Very inviting tap room and great beer!!

The brewmaster behind the counter was great! very informative and helped us select some great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Liz-RonB
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Birmingham, Alabama
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“great beer” (10 reviews)
“tasting room” (6 reviews)
“vienna lager” (5 reviews)
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50 Northwind Ln, Lexington, VA 24450-3303
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+1 434-361-1001
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a long day in the car, we were looking for food and local beer for dinner. The website was a little confusing because there are several Devil’s Backbone locations. Some of them have food. Bartenders said this one should have a kitchen soon. On...More

Thank Kelly R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The brewmaster behind the counter was great! very informative and helped us select some great beers! We both enjoyed the Danzig Baltic porter, but hubby really liked the Oso Muerto (a dark mexican style beer). I fell in love with the Hibiscus Lemonade... After enjoying...More

Thank Liz-RonB
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Drove in from WV to stop here. Got here 10 minutes before opening. I was waiting at door when another car drives up. Red head girl opens door and says to me standing at the door she needs to get keg. Fine, I walked to...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I'm not from Virginia, we stopped in Lexington as an overnight stop on our way back home. After dinner, we visited this brewery, wow is it huge, what an operation. In relation to the brewery the tap house is small, however there are plenty of...More

Thank PVonthemove
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Devil's Backbone is a Virginia brewery that has a great variety of beers. The 'Outpost' is just outside of Lexington, VA. They'll often have over a dozen beers on tap ranging from light to dark, malty to hoppy...but all are quality made. They don't currently...More

Thank John H
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

The outpost for devils backbone is more brewery than anything else. Those looking for more than just beer tasting should visit their main restaurant facility near Wintergreen. The outpost is a small tasting room. Their offerings depend on what they are producing. The tasting room...More

Thank LizandC
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Jean H, Public Relations Manager at Devils Backbone Outpost Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Thank you for visiting with us at Outpost Brewery & Tap Room where we pour 16 fresh taps including year rounds and specialty brews from our Pilot Brewery at Basecamp Brewpub & Meadows. We are looking forward to sharing even more improvements with customers in...More

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

First time I have visited the "Outpost" location and I was not impressed. Sorry, but being honest. I realize it is a work in progress and so outside construction is a given. Upon entering the brewery we were hit with an odor of pig, or...More

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Jean H, Guest Relations Manager at Devils Backbone Outpost Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2017

We are glad to learn you enjoyed the beer, but sorry to hear you did not enjoy your experience with us at Outpost Brewery & Tap Room. We believe the odor you detected was due to brewing - could have been the hops or the...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Met some fraternity brothers and their parents here for an afternoon get together and it was perfect for our needs. We enjoyed the flights and my son got the Czech which he really liked. Everyone with us enjoyed the place. Stop in, you won't be...More

Thank Beachgalxo
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

My son enjoyed a quick stop here for beer sampling, but there wasn’t much to entice either me or my daughter to stay long. First, the lovely restaurant menu advertised online is not active ar this location but rather at a second location over an...More

Thank Sharon C
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We stopped in Saturday night and tried a flight; very good! The staff was friendly and helpful and the beer was fantastic. they have a very small outdoor area where they had live music.

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