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Darby's Tavern

) #3 of 40 Restaurants in South Boston ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
3105 River Rd, The Berry Hill Resort & Conference Center, South Boston, VA 24592-6011
+1 434-517-7031
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“grits” (2 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
“pulled pork” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3105 River Rd, The Berry Hill Resort & Conference Center, South Boston, VA 24592-6011
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We found this place on Trip Advisor, and were so glad we did! It's a little hard to find the actual restaurant, but loved walking the grounds of this historic place to find it. The food was AMAZING! I cleaned my plate! I had the...More

Thank Jeskenmac
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This bar and grill always had great service and food! It is nestled in the middle of the Berry Hill Plantation Hotel and Resort. It's a great place for history enthusiasts. You will enjoy this place!

Thank Joshua N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a late lunch with friends. The food and service was great. The food was not fancy but what you might hope for from a tavern. Our server, Katrina was very friendly and efficient. For dessert, we had the apple nachos. They were super! The...More

Thank charliet371
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We visited Darby's Tavern while staying at Berry Hill Plantation for a short getaway. The atmosphere is great, and the food was excellent.

Thank KimShort81
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

You will feel like you are thrown back 200 years when eating in the tavern. It was the original kitchen for the mansion. Where the New Orleans trained chef prepared the family meals. Hand quarry rock floors with Hugh fireplace where the food was cooked...More

Thank RoadWarrior70
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Staff was excellent and the food and drinks were very good. Not too fancy, just right. The drinks were mixed very well,

Thank Tommy C
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This place is unlike most places you'll ever visit. Its allure and romance takes you back over 240 years and will have you feeling as if Paul revere could enter the rustic pub at any moment and be standing at the bar with ale in...More

Thank dana m
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to unwind sitting outside enjoying the quiet or party inside with music and a boisterous crowd. Either way you will enjoy it! Katina was exceptional and we will return! No reason to drive anywhere if staying at Berry Hill Resort!

Thank Jan B
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We had a quick lunch here while attending a wedding. It is a great little place much like an English pub. The staff is very friendly and the food is excellent.

Thank rmorin49
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This whole resort has to be seen to be believed. Yes, one can go to other antebellum mansions, but Berry Hill truly has preserved the scope and grandeur of the plantation estate. The long tree lined avenue leading to the Parthenon-ispired front facade is awe...More

Thank John C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3105 River Rd, The Berry Hill Resort & Conference Center, South Boston, VA 24592-6011
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  South Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 434-517-7031
  • E-mail
Description
Darby's Tavern is located in the former Estate kitchens which date back to 1790. Fireplaces used to prepare meals for the Bruce Family are prominent in every room. The tin tables and antique floors create the perfect atmosphere for casual all day dining and unwinding.

Besides the best burgers in South Boston, the menu features Southern and Creole favorites once prepared by Darby, the original Berry Hill cook and namesake of the Tavern. Beverage service includes a full array of wines, spirits, unique beers on tap and an extensive list of craft brews.

Darby's Tavern also features a billiard room, wifi jukebox and a private dining room for parties and events. Outdoor courtyard dining available in nice weather.
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