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Foothills Brewing Company

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Foothills Brewing CompanyFoothills Brewing Company
BA SCORE
94
outstanding

158 Ratings
Ratings: 158
Reviews: 99
rAvg: 4.23
pDev: 9.22%
Active Beers: 59
Beer Ratings: 7,569
Beer Avg: 3.84
Taps: 10
Bottles: 0
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

638 W. 4th Street
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 27101-2730
United States
phone: (336) 777-3348

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(Place added by: Loki)
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Reviews by Thorpe429:
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4.2/5  rDev -0.7%

I've been here for several of the Sexual Chocolate releases now and have had a great time on each occasion. They do a great job keeping things organized and run really well.

Vibe is really nice. Nothing too fancy; rather, it's pretty laid back. Wooden tables and plenty of brewery-related stuff. Service is good and the bartenders are generally quite knowledgeable.

Beer is always quite good. A bit of a knock as they're not always serving in appropriate glassware -- I've been given a barrel-aged beer in a pint glass. Good selection of standard and new drafts. Definitely worth a stop if you're in the area.

Thorpe429, Jul 16, 2011
More User Reviews:
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4.12/5  rDev -2.6%

Tyler_Cox, Yesterday at 06:31 AM
Photo of Docrock
4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

Nice establishment. Service was great, the bartender was very helpful and knowledgeable. Offered samples. Also happened to have BA Sexual Chocolate on tap. The Turkey sandwich with Brie and Granny Smith apples was amazing. Will definitely recommend to anybody visiting the area.

Docrock, Friday at 01:52 AM
Photo of OleDixie
4.75/5  rDev +12.3%

OleDixie, Thursday at 07:02 AM
Photo of AlexM
4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

AlexM, Sep 10, 2014
Photo of Cubatobaco
4.5/5  rDev +6.4%

I love Foothills! They have an awesome staff, hold great events/releases, provide a place for those looking to do bottle shares, and make great beer. I always look forward to visiting during SC/BASC releases.

Cubatobaco, Sep 09, 2014
Photo of Mgraupner26
5/5  rDev +18.2%

Mgraupner26, Sep 05, 2014
Photo of joe1510
4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

Foothills is centrally located in downtown Winston. A large space from the outside grows even larger as you enter. It seems a little cookie cutter at first, looking like a lot of the new brewpubs opened in the early 2000s but as you look around that idea changes. The front room is cavernous with high ceilings, sparsely laid tables, and an upstairs seating area. Walking past this to the second area is the bar and bar seating. A longish bar off to the left seats, probably, 20, with a couple tap towers and a chalkboard at the end. A handful of hightops are spread throughout the much smaller, cozier room.

The bartender on my visit, a quiet night mind you, was super enthusiastic about beer. She got super excited when she noticed my buddy had on a Three Floyds shirt. She was quick to help, lend a comment, and pulled zero punches, just the way I like a bartender. Cool chick. The taplist was loaded with everything from Kolsch to IPAs of the month to Schwarz and even a couple barrel aged offerings. Every single beer I tried was delectable and I tried a good amount. Jasmine IPA and Bourbon People's Porter were standouts. Oh, the Schwarz was terrific as well.

I expected decent beer when I first walked in but not much else. What I got was great beer, a fun bartender, and a cool space. To top it all off the prices were insanely reasonable. I would go out of my way for a return trip to Foothills and probably will in the future.

joe1510, Sep 05, 2014
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3.92/5  rDev -7.3%

spdaghost11, Sep 04, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +0.5%

Renegawam, Sep 04, 2014
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Foothills Brewing Company in Winston-Salem, NC
94 out of 100 based on 158 ratings.