World Famous EZ RATS

World Famous EZ Rats Saloon is owned and operated by Robert Hambrick and Ezra (Eddie) Tincher. Managed by Charlene. EZ Rats opened a little over 6 months ago, on August 12, 2011.

“This is a bar where the beer is always on ice”

Some of you may be wondering what the “World Famous” and the “EZ” in EZ Rats means. The name EZ RATS derives from Eddie’s real name, Ezra. Eddie is an artist and if you visit the bar, you’ll notice his paintings all over the place. Thinking big, Eddie came up with world famous as he hopes to see his artwork across the globe. The EZ derives from Eddie’s real name Ezra. On his paintings, he signs his name EzraT. Beginning as a joke, friends of Eddie’s took his signature and started calling him EZRAT.

Before EZ Rats Saloon was set up, the space was used for couple’s dancing and was owned/managed by Robert. Because Eddie has been in the club business for 11 years, Robert felt inclined to partner up with him and renovate the space into a fully operational bar.

For anyone who’s visited EZ Rats, it’s hard not to notice the names of their specialty drinks, including the Beach Rat, Rat Doobie, Awwwhelll, Slap aho, and explicitly the Pussy Bomb. Like everything at EZ Rats, there’s a story behind everything, including the Pussy Bomb. Eddie and his friends developed this shot when they ran out of Red Bull to make Jäger Bombs. Eddie’s friend took Country Time pink lemonade out of the fridge and suggested mixing it with the Jäger. The mix worked. The Rat Killer is a new drink that’ll be ready sometime in March.

Among the drinks, EZ Rats is becoming known for its late night food service. The bar serves food until 2am everyday. Eddie’s favorite bar meal is the EZ “3” Cheeseburger, with includes Pepper Jack, American, Provolone, and/or Swiss. His other favorites include munchies off the $4 appetizers list: Deep Fried Jalapenos and Deep Fried Pickles. This summer 2012, EZ Rat’s is introducing “Wing Night.”

Not only are there interesting drinks and late night food, but EZ Rats also allows free downloads of music in their jukebox to all customers. There’s also a Happy Hour Monday-Thursday, 11-6pm. Every Sunday, you’ll get $2 Domestic Beer. You can also win a free shot if you play a coin toss game across the bar called, “Win a Shot.” EZ Rats also has 3 pool tables, large flat screen tv’s and a dance floor, which is perfect for Monday Night Karaoke with Penny C.

“It’s an everybody bar”

If you’re looking for a fun night where you can talk with the bartender and enjoy the company of friends over a beer, appetizers, and some games, visit World Famous EZ Rat’s Saloon. Mon-Fri: 11-3am : Sat: 12pm-2:30am ; Sun: 1pm-3am.

318 Maplewood Ave
Lewisburg, WV

Upcoming Shows
March 3 – Badd Whiskey
March 10 – Blue Rock
March 24 – Blue Rock
March 31 – Zextrobe
April 20 – Badd Whiskey
April 21 – Soul Stone Overdrive

Submit a Comment

Fall Fashion & Fun Things to Do w/ your Lewisburg City Paper!

Fall into Fashion & Things to Do w/ your Lewisburg City Paper! - Fall into Fashion as unique as you are at Wolf Creek Gallery in downtown Lewisburg. Since 1994, Deva Wagner (owner of Wolf Creek Gallery) has invested thousands of hours into this creative store to offer the coolest up-and-coming brands that have people stopping her clients in the streets. The store offers a selection of carefully curated […]

Stay Updated w/ HashtagWV!

Want to stay updated with the paper or thinking about advertising? Sign up today for the latest HASHTAGWV monthly newsletter!

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Best Things to Do in Lewisburg, WV

Best Things to Do in Lewisburg WV! - Spending a day in Lewisburg? Here are a few of the best things to do while you’re visiting. Start your day at the Wild Bean coffee shop.  Located downtown, this cafe offers premium coffee, tea, veggie cuisine, wi-fi, entertainment, and more! The breakfast menu consisting of breakfast burritos, egg scrambles, breakfast sandwiches and granola w/ […]
"Over the last 10 years, we have tried several avenues for advertising. Beyond a doubt, our greatest return has been through HASHTAGWV. Whether it be in the HASHTAGWV print edition, or online, our customers, both locals and tourists, really do look for this media form to be in tune with what’s going on in the area and for destination shopping. Advertising with LBSPY (now HASHTAG) has unequivocally been a great asset for our business!" - Craig Miller w/ Serenity Now Outfitters. Ad rates start at just $20! Click here for MEDIA KIT  

Patrick4CMPLTshrp "LBSPY is the best thing that has happened in Greenbrier County since I have been here for seven years. Maybe the whole state.... a first class operation and a lot of hard work," Patrick O'Flaherty (pictured above), The Irish Pub, Lewisburg, WV

Donating = Loving

HashtagWV remains D.I.Y. in nature and it takes hundreds of hours a month to research and write, and thousands of dollars to sustain. If you find any joy and value in it, please consider making a one time or recurring monthly donation of your choosing, between a cup of coffee at The Wild Bean and a good dinner at Food & Friends
Adam DeGraff "LB Spy always has their finger on the pulse of this community!" - Adam Degraff (pictured above), (The Weight/ The Dueling Fiddlers / Pianafiddle)


  • Do what makes you happy! This interview features WV Artist on Display, Rebecca Hambrick @peaceofmindwv in Lewisburg. Pick us up or visit
#lewisburg #lewisburgwv #simplygbv #gotowv #greenbriercounty #wv_igers #wv_captures #igers_of_wv #wvartist #shoplocally #smallbusinesswomen
  • Starting the day w/ the smoked salmon bowl and a good read featuring @retrodonutswv in this month’s paper. Pick us up or visit
#lewisburg #lewisburgwv #gotowv #igers_of_wv #wv_igers #simplygbv #greenbriercounty #eatlocally #retrodonuts #retrodonutsandmore #salmonbowl
  • Taste of our Town!!
#lewisburg #lewisburgwv #gotowv #greenbriercounty #wv_igers #igers_of_wv #eatlocally #toot2018 #toot #tasteofourtown #carnegiehall #andrewcarnegie #fundraiserevent #wehaveissues #hashtagwv #citypaper

Follow Us!


Wonder How HashtagWV Remains Free?

WONDER HOW HASHTAG LEWISBURG CITY PAPER REMAINS FREE? - Wondering how Hashtag Lewisburg City Paper gets published and distributed FREE every month in-print and online? Do we have wealthy parents or did one of us seduce a millionaire? No. Are we financed by bank loans or grant money? Nope, not that either. Until we hit it BIG in the lotto, every issue of HASHTAGWV comes […]