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Bootleggers

50 13th Street, Lynchburg, VA 24504
+1 434-333-4273
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“onion rings” (14 reviews)
“tater tots” (5 reviews)
“fried oreos” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
50 13th Street, Lynchburg, VA 24504
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a juicy, delicious burger on a tasty gluten-free bun. Great fries, great toppings on the burger, and good beer selection. Great view of the riverfront and passing trains. In nice weather you can eat outside, and Bootleggers throws open the front wall to bring...More

Thank jctgirl
Chelsea G, Guest Relations Manager at Bootleggers, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We are so pleased you had a great time while dining with us. The spring and summer months are some of our favorites, because like you said,​ we open our large garage doors and feel the breeze. We hope you will be back again soon...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m old enough to remember Downtown Lynchburg when it was alive and when it died. Bootleggers is a great example of the downtown comeback. The planning in both atmosphere and menu is perfect. The place was packed and we paid for it in service delays....More

Thank William B
Chelsea G, Guest Relations Manager at Bootleggers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

William, we so appreciate your review and show of support. Being apart of the downtown atmosphere is just what we wanted, ​and we will keep doing our part to bring life back to Lynchburg. Thanks, we hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family of four adults and two small children recently dined at Bootleggers. We did go around 5 on a Saturday evening and were seated right away. Our server was well mannered and served us quickly. He also checked backed with us if we needed...More

Thank Jgray0615
Chelsea G, Guest Relations Manager at Bootleggers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We love knowing you and your party enjoyed coming in and had a nice visit! Thanks for letting us know even the children enjoyed their meals. We are sorry to hear your daughter's burger was less flavorful than she expected, we apologize. Hopefully,​ your group...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were craving a good burger and Bootleggers did not disappoint! I went with the “Southern Belle”. A thick burger cooked to perfection topped with a mound of pimento cheese, pickle, fried jalapeño chips and bacon! It was amazing. I got a side of their...More

Thank LeesRubs
Chelsea G, Guest Relations Manager at Bootleggers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Lee, we are excited to hear you came in and tried our Southern Belle. That burger used to be a special before we put it on our regular menu due to the great response we got from it. Thanks for letting gus​know you loved...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the environment. Great downtown location! It has great food but every time we visit the burgers are too salty. Hopefully next time we go it will be better!More

Thank TakeMoreAdventures
Chelsea G, Guest Relations Manager at Bootleggers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are thrilled to hear you love coming to see us and even enjoy our food. However, we are sorry your burgers have been too salty in the past. We apologize! Feel free to let us know while ordering whether you would like the no...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I travel to Lynchburg on business every year or so. I always try to grab dinner at Bootleggers when I'm staying near the historic downtown. The burgers are awesome as are the fries. The have a good beer selection. Great place to eat.

Thank ClarkeScan
Chelsea G, Guest Relations Manager at Bootleggers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Awesome, thanks for the great review! We appreciate your continued support over time and are so glad you always enjoy your meal. We look forward to your next​ trip to Lynchburg.

Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

The entire family got different burgers and all of them were well prepared and had great taste. Great atmosphere and views. It is a little pricey for what you are getting but everything downtown is pricey. Only thing I have to complain about is the...More

Thank jt1234567890
Chelsea G, Guest Relations Manager at Bootleggers, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Hey friend, we appreciate you and your family coming to visit! We are glad you all loved your burgers and the onion rings. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed May 8, 2018

The turkey burger salad and truffle fries. DELISH! Service is always good. Food is great and well priced. My only complaint...the music is too loud. Otherwise, go have fun & have a great meal!

Thank Robin W
Chelsea G, Guest Relations Manager at Bootleggers, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2018

We are so happy to hear you enjoyed coming in and having out truffle fries and turkey burger. Thanks for letting us know​ we did well!

Reviewed May 2, 2018

My family came in from out of state to visit. We took them to downtown Lynchurburg, because it is so beautiful and we like to support local businesses and believe in the importance of supporting local businesses as our family work for locally owned and...More

Thank Tarheelchick74
Chelsea G, Guest Relations Manager at Bootleggers, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Hi, we are so glad you support downtown's local businesses, thank you! We are sorry though, to hear you won't be joining us at Bootleggers. We appreciate your thoughts and the review!

Reviewed April 15, 2018

We went here on a saturday night in April. The atmosphere was great and the food even better. Can't wait to go back!

Thank petty2bein07
Chelsea G, Guest Relations Manager at Bootleggers, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2018

Wonderful, we are so excited to hear you loved your visit and will be returning in the future. See you soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $13
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 13th Street, Lynchburg, VA 24504
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lynchburg
  • Phone Number: +1 434-333-4273
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Description
You may feel like you're entering a speakeasy through our lower level entrance, but you'll know you're home when you sample our brews and burgers. Enjoy our relaxed, warm, but modern dining area for a weekday dinner or weekend celebration.
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