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Big Al's

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201 N Main St, Blacksburg, VA 24060-3948
+1 540-951-3300
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Chester, Virginia
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
Reviewed November 22, 2016

I continually try to give them a chance! Went to Big Al's during football season last year and could never get waited on.....did it again this year, not a big crowd there and no one ever acknowledged our presence and there were four of us...before a Tech game. Left and went to PK's.

Thank teresaj360
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed April 27, 2016

If you're looking for some of the cheapest drinks in downtown Blacksburg, head over to Big Al's. It's definitely a college hangout on weekend nights with cheap drinks, loud music, and sticky floors. This is not to say Big Al's isn't a great bar, they definitely know their place and own it. As long as you're not expecting gourmet anything... More 

Thank Tim P
Blacksburg, Virginia
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90 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed March 23, 2016

We have enjoyed AL's for many years now....meeting friends and have a drink mainly...the food is normal bar cuisine ....

Thank bluelava99
Blacksburg, Virginia
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87 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed March 26, 2015 via mobile

Beware the steep stairs and The place was empty on Saturday around lunchtime in mid March. Staff was obviously less than thrilled to be there and have someone intrude. (With the exception of the cook, who was very friendly when he delivered our meals.). Food was good, but NOT the same menu listed on their website. No salads and half... More 

1 Thank sherry m
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

You wouldn't know about this place if you're not local! On a tip from a couple of Hokies we stopped in and tried this place. NOT a disappointment! What great home cooked food! Burgers are huge, buns tasted and looked homemade. Hand cut fries. Wings are amazing! Sports bar...not fancy at all! TV's for your sports obsession!

1 Thank Revooh

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 N Main St, Blacksburg, VA 24060-3948
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Blacksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-951-3300

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?