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virginia beach pilot house

313 32nd Street, Virginia Beach, VA 23451

Located in a former post office, just three blocks from the Virginia Beach oceanfront, the fully-renovated Pilot House is home to a small-batch brewing system, private event space and tasting room. It’s the ideal pre-beach, post-beach and instead-of-the-beach spot for those looking to enjoy a fresh pint. See the current draft list at the Pilot House.

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Tasting Room Hours:

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 4-10 PM
Wednesday: 4-10 PM
Thursday: 4-10 PM
Friday: 3-10 PM
Saturday: 12-10 PM
Sunday: 12-8 PM

Bakehouse Pizza

Bakehouse Pizza's tasty wood-fired sourdough pies are made fresh to order and are now available at the Oceanfront! Order online for pick-up or snag a pint and stay awhile! (Chef's note: Bakehouse's kitchen closes 30 min. prior to close!)

T: 4-8:30pm

W: 4-8:30pm

Th: 4-9:45pm

F: 3-9:45pm

S: 12-9:45pm

Sun: 12-7:30pm

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private events

There is no greater place for bringing people together than a brewery. It's a fact. Whether you're throwing an office party, birthday party, retirement, rehearsal dinner, and so on, Smartmouth is the go-to spot for your next get-together. Our space can accommodate up to 450 people.

Learn more about Private Events at Smartmouth

Events in Virginia Beach

Located in a former post office, just three blocks from the Virginia Beach oceanfront, the Pilot House is the perfect atmosphere to catch local vendors, live music, and more activities during our special events. Tap below to see what's coming up.

See Virginia Beach Events
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additional info

There is free parking available in our lot on the 33rd street side of our building as well as along 33rd Street. There is also a public lot across Pacific Avenue with an entrance on 34th street. We also have several bike racks available and are handicap accessible. We are also golf cart friendly. Please be mindful of parking signage and limitations in the immediate areas surrounding the brewery as the tow trucks make their rounds regularly. parking photo
Bakehouse Pizza has a permanent location inside the Pilot House offering wood-fired, sour dough, organic pizzas. Click here for: Ingredients. Menu. Order. We also have several snacks available for purchase.
We are very family and kid-friendly offering a variety games that kids can play on the premises. We also offer several non-alcoholic beverages including soda, juice boxes and kombucha.
Well behaved dogs on a leash are welcome to join you at our locations.



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1309 Raleigh Ave, Suite 300
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Pilot House

VB Pilot House
313 32nd St.
Virginia Beach, VA 23451

(757)-624-3939 | Hours & Info