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.

Wharf Hill Brewing Co.

25 Main St, Downtown Historic District, Smithfield, VA 23430-1320
+1 757-357-7100
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab balls” (14 reviews)
“hummus” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25 Main St, Downtown Historic District, Smithfield, VA 23430-1320
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (324)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 324 reviews

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is our “go to” for date night. Food is always good, hot, and fresh. Service is always great! Prices are reasonable. Best of all the atmosphere is lively! Service, price and quality...they have all 3!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great beer selection!!! Wow! Nice. imports... and a great place for great beer!!!!! Green tomatoes off the hook!!!. The mac and chees is LUSCIOUS!!!! Oysters are great and my hamburger was awesome!!!

Thank Matt K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Best burger in town and good beer. Can be hard to get in if your group is larger than 5 or 6 people.

Thank George G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A group of 16 ladies celebrating birthdays had a fabulous time here. Food is excellent. Fried green tomatoes are awesome! Service is prompt and friendly. Also great for date night. Fresh seafood and great beer.

Thank 2Travelingfoxes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gem. Great building, great beer and even better beer. Seriously, great beer. The food was awesome to boot. This place is perfectly executed for the hole in the wall officinattos out there. If your touring Jamestown, take the ferry over and do the...More

Thank TravlVT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Noah, our server recommended we add a toss in buffalo sauce to the different chicken sandwich. It was a hit. Mushroom Swiss burger came out med rare as requested. Fried green tomatoes as a side was the star. Remoulade sauce complimented it perfectly. Happy to...More

Thank JohnLyter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Wharf Hill for lunch after traipsing around Windsor Park & Smithfield on a blistering Saturday (95+ temps.) Our attentive & friendly server, Kristin, kept our water and tea glasses filled to the brim. The food was fantastically good, especially the Buffalo Cauliflower appetizer...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beer is better than average and depending on what you pick for food you can get a fine meal. Service can be a bit off but then again, its Smithfield. Fine place if you like the evening specials and you want decent local brew

Thank cjdotheworld
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered fish and chips - fish was breaded/battered so thick it was hard to find the fish. My wife ordered the shrimp po'boy and the same could be said for the shrimp. But on the plus side, I also had the grilled tuna bites as...More

Thank gh172016
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Local brewery? I’m in. But this place exceeded my expectations. From the delicious wrap to absolutely tasty beer, served up by our friendly and helpful server, Kristen, the experience still makes me smile a day later. What great atmosphere in a sleepy small town... I...More

Thank Cheryl7877
Nearby HotelsSee all Smithfield Hotels
Smithfield Station
475 reviews
.68 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Smithfield
367 reviews
3.45 km away
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Carrollton Smithfield
23 reviews
6.79 km away
Colonial Courts Motel
1 review
16.66 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Taste of Smithfield
245 reviews
.26 km away
Smithfield Inn
246 reviews
.13 km away
Smithfield Ice Cream Parlor
89 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby Attractions
Windsor Castle Park
138 reviews
.67 km away
Smithfield and Isle of Wight Visitor Center
81 reviews
.44 km away
Isle of Wight County Museum
77 reviews
.08 km away
Smithfield Farmers Market
44 reviews
.44 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
20 December 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Jessie M | Reviewed this property |
It's on the same street, but 2 blocks closer to the water.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:59 PM
11:30 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Main St, Downtown Historic District, Smithfield, VA 23430-1320
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Smithfield
  • Phone Number: +1 757-357-7100
  • E-mail
Wharf Hill Brewing Company brings satisfying food, craft beer, wine, and mixed beverages to people looking for a comfortable small-town brewpub. The bar, dining room, and event space occupy the first floor of the 1906 Elk's Lodge building. All of the interior woodwork is from 1906 or earlier, salvaged material sourced from historic local buildings. A truly unique place. Come see us!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing