Founder and Chief Beer Officer, An Bui has gained international recognition in his years spent working at his family-owned restaurant, Mekong, the Vietnamese eatery located in Richmond, Virginia, with an accolade-winning craft beer selection & expansive food menu. Founded in 1995, Mekong flourished into an award-winning spot for beer enthusiasts because of it’s wide variety of rare and international beers, and has earned first place in Craftbeer.com’s “Great American Beer Bar” contest for two-years running. After years of spreading his passion for craft beer to the local community and throughout, Bui decided to take things a step further.On September 2, 2014, An opened the doors to The Answer Brewpub, his very own craft brewery. Featuring 56 taps, 2 bars, and an exceptional stage area for live music, The Answer has become another means of An’s continuous vision to expand the Richmond beer community.
Owner/Cheif Beer Officer
Marketing & Events Coordinator
The Answer Brewpub is the solution to owner and Chief Beer Officer (CBO), An Bui’s, perpetual dream of owning his own brewery. An, and head brewer, Brandon Tolbert share a collective vision: to provide our community with fresh, unprecedented beer.