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Nodding Head Brewery and Restaurant

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Nodding Head Brewery and RestaurantNodding Head Brewery and Restaurant
BA SCORE
87
very good

151 Ratings
Ratings: 151
Reviews: 116
rAvg: 3.85
pDev: 11.43%
Active Beers: 51
Beer Ratings: 472
Beer Avg: 3.77
Taps: 0
Bottles: 0
Cask:
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Brewery, Eatery ]

1516 Sansom St.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19102
United States
phone: (215) 569-9525

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Reviews by jmatthew:
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3.88/5  rDev +0.8%

Really fresh solid house brews with a nice pairing of food that is always tasty and a good drinking accompaniment. Most of the revolving tap selections are cosistently well above average. The Grog and 60 Schilling Ale are old reliables for a good night of session drinking. Good relaxed comfortable local bar atmosphere, with a dart board and other bar staples to relieve any pretenses of being an upscale restaurant. It's nice to see a brewpub that doesn't go to great efforts to commercialize their establishment and choke you with brand identity. The big couchy booths are clutch. The only complaint I have is the location, tucked away in the second floor of a building on an alley-like side street.

jmatthew, Sep 15, 2006
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

pwoody11, Monday at 07:12 PM
Photo of Cylinsier
4.75/5  rDev +23.4%

Checked this place out on a recent visit to Philly, very knowledgeable staff eager to talk about beer! This combined with the interesting rotating offerings on draught made it a worthwhile visit. I didn't have a chance to try the food on this visit but will next time. Definitely worth dropping by this place if you are in the area, you won't regret it.

Cylinsier, Sep 08, 2014
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4/5  rDev +3.9%

kwa357, Sep 05, 2014
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3.84/5  rDev -0.3%

Slatetank, Aug 22, 2014
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3.25/5  rDev -15.6%

Navysqurl, Aug 20, 2014
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3.8/5  rDev -1.3%

BigRizz62, Aug 19, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +10.4%

kneary13, Aug 16, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -2.6%

mklisz, Aug 13, 2014
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2.7/5  rDev -29.9%

Went here on 8/9 during my latest trip to Philly. This place is average at best, and i wasn't all that impressed with their beers. They had a sour wheat beer which was very blah, bu their porter did seem to be pretty good. Service was fine in regards to getting a beer, but some of the waitresses were doing shots and drinking on the job. Seemed pretty unprofessional, and the place itself did not impress me.
There are a ton of other breweries / brew pubs/ bars in Philly worth seeing over this place. Not the worst, but probably would not stop here again.

krukster, Aug 10, 2014
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Nodding Head Brewery and Restaurant in Philadelphia, PA
87 out of 100 based on 151 ratings.