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Firehouse Brewing Co.

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BEER AVG
3.47/5
BEER STATS
Beers:
39
Reviews:
78
Ratings:
250
PLACE STATS
Place Score:
85
Reviews:
37
Ratings:
68
Avg:
3.73
pDev:
10.46%
 
 
Taps:
0
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
N
Firehouse Brewing Co.Firehouse Brewing Co.
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

601 Main St
Rapid City, South Dakota, 57701-2735
United States

(605) 348-1915 | map
www.firehousebrewing.com

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Reviews: 37 | Ratings: 68
Reviews by Mitchster:
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4.05/5  rDev +8.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

I found the food to be particularly good (I had some sausage plate and was absolutely stuffed). Sitting upstairs on the top deck was relatively quiet and smoke-free during lunch-time. The homemade birchbeer was excellent with unlimited refills. The beers were tasty, with a reasonably priced sampler of 6 for $4. The quality of the brews were average to good. The waitress I had was very friendly, good-looking, liked to chat with us, and prompt with our service. I would go there again if in the area.

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Photo of StonedTrippin
3.81/5  rDev +2.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4

not sure why the locals arent real high on this place, i had a nice experience here, but heard some negative feedback around town. i saw no need for any of it. the place is a big compound, with a quaint old taproom and restaurant with old fire equipment around, a four sided bar, an upstairs dining area, visible conditioning/serving tanks, a awesome indoor/outdoor patio with fireplaces and big picnic tables, and an adjacent gift shop and winery. its a pretty impressive facility, and as big as it is, it still feels comfortable. as many as ten beers on tap, but no printed menu, just a wooden painted board, they must not rotate very much. i had the procrastination porter, and liked it quite a bit. looked like mostly basic styles for these guys, a wheat and an amber and a blonde etc. but the quality was there. the white chili i had was excellent, and the other food coming out of the kitchen looked and smelled very good. service was prompt but maybe not as "beery" as you find in a lager city. i left here satisfied and eager to come back. it was a good experience, and i am keen to try more of their beer. very comfortable place to be as well.

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Photo of jrsaffert
3.79/5  rDev +1.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Photo of 03fatboy
4.11/5  rDev +10.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3.75

Photo of Chucker17
3.45/5  rDev -7.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.25

Photo of dcotom
3.85/5  rDev +3.2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Photo of TominGermany
3.75/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.75

Eight beers on tap. I tried their Hefeweizen wheat beer with my burger and thought they went well together Service was excellent and the food was tasty and came out quick. Recommend it if you are in the area.

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Photo of LXIXME
3.5/5  rDev -6.2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of scratch69
4.19/5  rDev +12.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of therealJAYZ
3.75/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Photo of johnyb
3.96/5  rDev +6.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of benloho
4.45/5  rDev +19.3%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of storm72
3.5/5  rDev -6.2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of skinnycox
3.86/5  rDev +3.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

Note: it was extremely busy when we were there.

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Photo of Iamjeff6
3.75/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Photo of LambicLion
3.35/5  rDev -10.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3 | service: 4 | selection: 3 | food: 3.25

Photo of misternebbie
4.2/5  rDev +12.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 1.25

Photo of a77cj7
3.75/5  rDev +0.5%

Photo of MilwaukeeCrusher
4.25/5  rDev +13.9%

Note: This review is based on full experience. Inside old firehouse with antiques and such on a Saturday night to a flight of beers and ribs. Food was great, beers were good to very good... I really like the Barely Blonde best. A band was playing on the patio and although it seemed to be the hangout in town there was plenty of room. The atmosphere more than the beer will bring me back again.

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Photo of schimschim
3/5  rDev -19.6%

Photo of tomiles
4.44/5  rDev +19%

Photo of sfdragoon
4.12/5  rDev +10.5%

Photo of WoodBrew
2.75/5  rDev -26.3%

Photo of jplopez21
4/5  rDev +7.2%

Photo of Adrial
3.5/5  rDev -6.2%

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Firehouse Brewing Co. in Rapid City, SD
85 out of 100 based on 37 ratings.