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PRICE RANGE
$4 - $21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Brew Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Non-smoking restaurants
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Reviewed July 22, 2021 via mobile

My husband and I vacationing in Murphy stopped here late afternoon. The service at the bar was great, Joe was awesome! We ordered an appetizer chicken and vegetable quesadilla to share which was delicious while my husband enjoyed a couple of the local craft beers....Since we enjoyed it so much we stayed a while and ordered a pizza, also amazing. Definitely would return and recommend them.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Mike M, Owner at Valley River Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2021

Thank you , it was very nice meeting you both. Safe travels.

Reviewed May 25, 2021 via mobile

First off, service was good, although we never saw our waitress again after she dropped off the food until my husband walked to the bar to ask for our check. We went on a Sunday evening after fishing and no one was there minus a...couple of guys at the bar. There wasn’t much to the menu but after hearing the specials I chose one of those and my husband got a pizza. I ordered the flounder over seafood with a kale and broccoli salad. I was told the fish was pan cooked and then finished off in their wood oven. Sounds good right? Wrong. It was the worst meal I’ve literally ever had. The fish tasted like old freezer or just bad fish. It was totally dried out and had bland bread crumb on top. The “seafood” was an indescribable brown patty that also tasted weird. I tried to figure out what it was and took several bites, but it was just gross and salty. The broccoli and kale salad was equally horrible. I could not figure out what the taste was- just bad. My husband said it tasted like sweetened Elmer’s glue dressing with off tasting green stuff. That was pretty close. His pizza was okay- I ate most of the toppings since I couldn’t eat my dinner, but he wasn’t too thrilled with it. They took it off the ticket so that was appreciated. Not sure if this was just a bad night or what.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed April 18, 2021

Beers were very good and so was the pizza. I'm sure that we will visit them again when we pass through Murphy.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Mike M, Owner at Valley River Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2021

Thank you, safe travels.

Reviewed April 10, 2021

Prior to Covid we had eaten here several times and really like the pizza along with the taco salad!! After being seated for a bit I had to go ask the waitress if we could be waited on as it seemed no one was interested...in taking our order!! The waitress was very nice that took our order and seemed like the only one around there who really cared. The pizza was all cheese and very bland. Even the breadsticks weren’t that good. I couldn’t detect if it was the seasonings or the sauce you dipped them in, but the breadsticks didn’t taste good. We drove 30 minutes to get here but after today will not be back. It’s bad when the best part of your meal is the coke and tea!! Just disappointing!!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed April 8, 2021 via mobile

Friendly service friendly people friendly atmosphere great food. But the beer not so good. I thought the pizza was amazing

Date of visit: April 2021
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Camper16413601376, Owner at Valley River Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2021

Glad you enjoyed the pizza, sorry you could not find a beer to enjoy. We released 2 new ones today and will have two more ready by the end if next week. Maybe on your next visit you'll find a winner.

Reviewed March 27, 2021 via mobile

I have been traveling to Murphy for spring break the past 5 years, and we have always stopped in at Valletta River Brewery. Service has always been wonderful, and the food was always tasting great. Even last year when everyone went into lockdown, we were...able to call in our pizza order, pick it up, and take it to our cabin. This year we came, ordered our food, and waited. My pretzel with beer cheese was delicious as always. I ordered a Philly steak and cheese, no onion, with fries. The Philly was not very flavorful and almost halfway through, I bit into an onion. The 2nd half had onions all in it. I didn't finish eating, just put it to the side. When asked if I wanted a to go box, I said no and explained why. Waitress later said she informed her manager. I absolutely do not mind paying for my food, as I ate half of it, but an apology would have been niceMore

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed February 24, 2021 via mobile

Stopped by here while we were in town at the casino. We had pizza and it was delicious. The service was fast and very friendly. We will return for sure!!!

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed February 22, 2021

You are greeted as soon as you walk in the door! The restaurant is clean and everyone is friendly. The greek salad is the best around and the wood-fired pizza is so delicious, too.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed January 23, 2021

Our first time stopping. Quaint little place with great food. We had a pizza, which was delicious. Service was excellent.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed January 10, 2021 via mobile

Staff is friendly and greeted us immediately when we arrived. Gave suggestions for items on the menu and the specials. We had the dish and chips and the chicken quesadilla and home made fries! Very generous portions arrived quickly.food was excellent as was the service....Give them a try.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Response from drvmywifecrzy | Reviewed this property |
Most likely in February
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Response from Mike M | Property representative |
No, sorry there is no outside table seating. There is a bench if there is a wait to get seated.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Valley River Brewery

Yes, Valley River Brewery offers takeout services.

Valley River Brewery is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5