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Sharkey's

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American, Bar, Pub, Barbecue
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220 N Main St, Blacksburg, VA 24060-3949
+1 540-552-2030
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11:00 - 02:00
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Washington, DC
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Came here with our son for lunch while visiting him at Tech. Good food, friendly staff and good beer selection. Got the Steak salad, it was very good. Son got the BBQ, said it was really good as well.

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Thank terps14
Kansas City, United States
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Have eaten at Sharkeys multiple times..often with my son who is a Freshman there. Have eaten wings, BBQ, sandwiches and burgers. All half-decent but nothing special to write home about. Tends to be crowded, very noisy with long wait-times at certain times. If you are looking for quality food, then look elsewhere. But the staff try to get to everyone... More 

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Thank Devadasan M
Chester, Virginia
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Left another establishment for Sharkey's and was not disappointed. The front bar is well staffed, very attentive and got our food and drinks quickly. This was a busy Saturday before a football game so was pleased. Very hard to get a table but we waited till two seats opened up at the bar. The nachos are wonderful (without lettuce!)

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Thank teresaj360
Niceville
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Our grandson took us to this restaurant when we visited Blacksburg recently. The atmosphere was pleasant, service was good and we were pleased with our meal. My husband got the black and bleu burger with a side salad and homemade Blue Cheese dressing. I had the BBQ pork sandwich with coleslaw and Carolina style based vinegar sauce with a side... More 

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Thank 994Catlover
Blue Ridge Mountains, Virginia
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403 reviews
303 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 252 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

My husband and I love getting together with friends at Sharkeys in Blacksburg, especially during the summer months when the students at VT are gone. The menu is huge and the staff is friendly (most of them). There's a good happy hour special and Mondays are BOGO on burgers. Sitting inside is sort of a drag, but the patio is... More 

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Thank sunflower35
Harrisville, West Virginia
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74 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

A local heard my wife and I talking about grabbing a burger. The local told us Sharkey's had the best burger in town. We tried it and the advice was right. Nice outdoor seating. Wonderful waiter in Kevin. Great variety of beer.

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Thank Thither47
La Plata, Maryland
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49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

We went here to watch the hockey game and have drinks. The bartenders were not only friendly and quick to serve, but they were excellent! Sharkey's is a great value for the money but they know how to make nearly every drink to perfection! Unbelievable that this is a college bar!

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Thank steelr98
Blacksburg, Virginia
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

We love Sharkey's! Lunchtime offers a wonderful salad and baked potato bar for the business crowd, good dinner specials nightly (Tuesdays are great nights for the kids), and nightly around 9:00 Sharkey's turns into a rocking college handout. I highly recommend the burgers and wings. Great draft beer selection.

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Thank TomintheBurgs
Christiansburg, Virginia
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572 reviews
348 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

We dropped in one cold night right after New Year for a warm meal before going to The Lyric for a movie. Because it was between semesters, there were few students in town and Sharkey's was almost deserted. This was our first visit even though we've lived here 35 years. The inside is bare, more suitable for standing crowds of... More 

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Thank Ernie B
Blacksburg, Virginia
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199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016

Mahi Salad. Tried it twice. Only tried it the second time because I forgot what it was like the previous time. Overcooked, hard, dried out, and chewy like a cheap T-bone steak. OK, I know, it's a rib and wing joint, not a mahi joint. The Onion Rings were good, regardless of whether they cut and battered them there or... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 N Main St, Blacksburg, VA 24060-3949
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Blacksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-552-2030

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?