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Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery

Not Rated.
Rock Bottom Restaurant and BreweryRock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery

Beer Stats:
Active Beers: 440
Beer Ratings: 2,616
Beer Avg: 3.74

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BA SCORE
85
very good

32 Ratings
Ratings: 32
Reviews: 26
rAvg: 3.66
pDev: 0%
$$ - reasonable
[ Brewery, Eatery ]

1 Pine Avenue
Long Beach, California, 90802
United States
phone: (562) 308-2255

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Reviews by Halcyondays:
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Halcyondays

California

3.58/5  rDev -2.2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 2.5 | food: 4 | $$

Went here on Monday 11/9/09 for lunch. Walking in the place has almost a diner feel to it with very small booths and very long bar. Fermentation vessels are clearly visible. They only had about 6 beers on tap, nothing too surprising, standard brewpub styles - light lager, blonde, red, pale ale and stout. I did end up having their new Black IPA, though they were out of the Witches' Brew which looked quite interesting though it was still on their menu. The Black IPA was solid and well made, no problems there.

Service was solid as well, prompt and courteous. For food I had the smoked salmon fish and chips which were quite tasty. All and all another solid brewpub in the Southland for me. Definitely worth a visit.

11-10-2009 17:21:13 | More by Halcyondays
More User Reviews:
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walt5

Delaware

4/5  rDev +9.3%

07-17-2014 00:09:35 | More by walt5
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Btip1969

California

3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

05-27-2014 05:06:55 | More by Btip1969
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countrybat

California

4/5  rDev +9.3%

05-20-2014 20:20:25 | More by countrybat
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bigjoe786

California

3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

04-19-2014 00:22:58 | More by bigjoe786
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RobertHolley

Virginia

4.09/5  rDev +11.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4 | $$

Rock Bottom is a great location when the races are in town. Walking distance. Have a nice selection of food and a very good beer selection. If this were an east coast bar the beer selection would be only ok at best, but for the LA area the beer selection is very good.

03-24-2014 20:37:49 | More by RobertHolley
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Sicem99

Georgia

3.25/5  rDev -11.2%

12-28-2013 20:24:13 | More by Sicem99
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Bwagner1122

California

3/5  rDev -18%

11-03-2013 00:53:59 | More by Bwagner1122
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zhanson88

California

3.84/5  rDev +4.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.25 | food: 4 | $$

Stopped by this place while on a trip to Long Beach.

First off, I thought the place/atmosphere was pretty cool. Nice big area. We ate a late lunch and it was still busy at that point. Our waitress was nice and pretty attentive. The food was good. I had a turkey/jalapeño burger and it was tasty. They mostly have their own brews on tap with a few guest taps. The house beers are decent but nothing to write home on. Overall, this is a pretty solid place that would be a good stop every once in a while. But with Beachwood BBQ and Congregation Ales in the immediate area there are better options.

05-29-2013 15:09:04 | More by zhanson88
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womencantsail

California

4/5  rDev +9.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4 | $$

Stopped in here after what was a somewhat disappointing show at the Long Beach Arena (Descendents, Bad Religion, and Rise Against). Disappointing mostly because Bad Religion's performance can't even be described as mailed in and the acoustics were terrible.

But, on to the review...

The late hour of the visit mean that really only the bar area was open, and it was fairly crowded. The bartender seemed a bit annoyed that I wanted to get a sampler of all their house beers, but that's his problem.

My friend and I ordered a couple of their appetizer items which were both fantastic (pulled pork sliders and fried macaroni and cheese). The beers were fairly solid as well, none were really terrible.

If you're in the area, it could certainly be worth coming here but of course, I wouldn't go out of my way.

04-09-2011 19:11:42 | More by womencantsail
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Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery in Long Beach, CA
85 out of 100 based on 32 ratings.