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Darby's Tavern

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American, Bar, Pub
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3105 River Rd, The Berry Hill Resort & Conference Center, South Boston, VA 24592-6011
434-517-7000
Today
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Plantation, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Adorable little tavern right on the resort we were staying at, all though I know it's open to the Public as well. Could not get enough of the pulled pork! Nice, clean dining, great prices and a nice variety of everything. I highly recommend!!

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Thank jvince2
Bill K, General Manager at Darby's Tavern, responded to this review

We may have to award you our biggest fan! Thank you for the review. Darby's is a great place and the food is amazing. Come back soon. Kind regards, Bill K More 

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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

This tavern is part of the Berry Hill Resort. We enjoyed a nice hamburger, fries, and beer. After the scrumptious food, we enjoyed a few games of free billiards! Very relaxing!

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Thank Joshua N
Bill K, General Manager at Darby's Tavern, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a positive review. The burgers are quite popular with our guests as well as the beer and billiards. We look forward to seeing you again soon, Kind Regards, Bill K More 

Washington, DC.
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42 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Ok-its not just the beer Folks. The p[lace is in the old cook house for the adjacent Mansion. Its quit but the service is friendly and local. Sandwiches and salads are fresh and In large quantities. After lunch or dinner check out the garden and mansion-great day trip.

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Thank Cabinboy1
Bill K, General Manager at Darby's Tavern, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to review Darby's and to know that you enjoyed it. Darby's is a fun hidden gem and we hope you will come back often. Kind Regards, Bill K More 

South Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Great food, nice variety of selection. Good atmosphere. There is both inside and outside dining. We had a nice couples dinner.

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Thank bethstrickland2015
Bill K, General Manager at Darby's Tavern, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a positive review. We know that you have choices in the area so we appreciate you coming in and look forward to having you back soon. Kind Regards, Bill K More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Food is great, portions are big, we had artichoke and cheese, chicken pasta, pork chops and the fried green tomatoes.... Ask for Wanda she will take care of you well

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Thank Dr. R.C. M
Bill K, General Manager at Darby's Tavern, responded to this review

We appreciate your positive review and feedback. Sounds like you had a sampling of all our favorites. Come back again soon! Kind Regards. Bill K More 

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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Good food and happy staff. We had fun reading the old posters advertising farm sales and wanted men!

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Thank Richele J
Bill K, General Manager at Darby's Tavern, responded to this review

Hi Richele-thank you for the positive review and glad to know you enjoyed your visit. Please come back again soon. Kind Regards, Bill K More 

Richmond, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

The staff is very friendly and they offer traditional bar fare but also some unique menu items. As a vegetarian, selections were minimal though. Historic, but laid-back atmosphere but with the all- wood floors and walls noise travels. Enjoyed the pool table.

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Thank Laura H
Bill K, General Manager at Darby's Tavern, responded to this review

Laura-thank you for taking the time to write a positive review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again soon, Kind Regards, Bill K More 

Timberlake, North Carolina
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

I had the pulled pork sandwich and my wife had a hamburger. Both required a knife and fork to consume. Good selection of adult beverages. Natty Green IPA and Virginia Devil's Backbone on tap. Shot a round of billiards in the back room before eating at the bar and catching part of the Auburn/Old Miss game on the flat screen.... More 

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Buckingham, Virginia
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78 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

Rustic decor and exceptional cuisine make Darby's Tavern a pleasure! Craft beer and local wines add to the great dining experience

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Thank ChefHawk
Knightdale, North Carolina
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

We were able to enjoy our visit without being rushed. We talked about getting our husbands to visit .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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: 434-517-7000

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