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Asheville Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Asheville Brewing CompanyAsheville Brewing Company
BEER AVG
3.65/5
Based on:
31 Beers
980 Hads
Place Score: 86
Reviews: 35
Visits: 103
Avg: 3.75
pDev: n/a
Taps: --
Bottles: --
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

73 Coxe Avenue
Asheville, North Carolina, 28801
United States
phone: (828) 255-4077 | map
www.ashevillebrewing.com

Notes:
Place added by: GCBrewingCo on 06-20-2005

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Reviews: 35 | Visits: 103
Reviews by oberon:
Photo of oberon
3.93/5  rDev +4.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5

This place was only a few blocks and a road over from our hotel so I made a bee-line straight for it.First impressions upon walkin up are not that great old run down building with a few tables outside but has more of a bar feel when walking in.A decent size bar with tables in fron and off to the side (where we sat) with a few video games in the corner.I came for the Shiva IPA and they were out!So I settled for a new Scout Impy stout,and Houdini ESP,finishing with a Scottish ale all were good the Houdini being my favorite.At 9:00 on Friday night the bar became packed and a "Who's line is it anyway" type improv started and the whole bar got into it wich was kinda cool.A good find on Coxe Ave beers are pretty good and a good crowd with entertainment to boot.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of ArkyVaughan
3.38/5  rDev -9.9%
vibe: 2.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5

Photo of Bcraft11
3.8/5  rDev +1.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Photo of target88
3.68/5  rDev -1.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3.25

Photo of yaksurf
3.33/5  rDev -11.2%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of Pourharddrinkslow
3.73/5  rDev -0.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Photo of jbaker67
3.96/5  rDev +5.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 3.75

Photo of jschott75
3.96/5  rDev +5.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.25

Photo of cjgator3
3.66/5  rDev -2.4%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of khargro2
3.13/5  rDev -16.5%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 3.25 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3

My visit was on a Tuesday afternoon for a business trip. We were looking for somewhere to bide time and this brewpub seemed like a good choice. They have a nice outdoor area that is almost the size of the restaurant...looks like it would make a decent music venue, but currently hosted one family, several hipsters with dogs, and a couple of bums. We decided to eat inside because of the dogs and bums.

The brewery was very representative of Asheville with tattooed employees and a very social crowd. Maybe we chose the wrong menu items, but the beer and food were both just OK. Still not a bad place to relax, but with so many breweries in Asheville, I would pass over ABC next time.

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Photo of Eziel
4.34/5  rDev +15.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of Jackofallbrews
3.14/5  rDev -16.3%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 2.75 | selection: 3.75

Next we walked a ways past the local bus station and into the "brewery district" for a visit to one of the city's oldest (1998) craft breweries. The bar itself was small and a bit over-hot already at noon on this fine spring day, so we settled outside in the large covered patio. Service was a little spotty out there, but the servers were pleasant when they actually came to the table. They had a lot of beers of varying styles, but most were just mediocre. The best of the lot for me were the Bronson Oat Brown and the Holy Ninja Oyster Porter. A big deal was made about their recently released double IPA, but I didn't love it. The brewery is known for pizza, pub food, and being kid friendly. They can some their beers and I found them in restaurants and bars all over town. Worth a spin by, but not the best place we found in town.

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Photo of Cacibajagua
3.43/5  rDev -8.5%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.75

Photo of NCJEFF77
3.88/5  rDev +3.5%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of jfstilling
3.68/5  rDev -1.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Photo of JustinSparks
3.86/5  rDev +2.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of cjgiant
3.63/5  rDev -3.2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.5

Photo of Whitey_from_Remedy
3.79/5  rDev +1.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Photo of greencovesteve
4.14/5  rDev +10.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.75

Photo of Notacraftdrinker
3.33/5  rDev -11.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3 | service: 3.75 | selection: 2.75

Photo of stevejjune
3.94/5  rDev +5.1%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Radams1
4.18/5  rDev +11.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of HookemHoos
3.37/5  rDev -10.1%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 2.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 3.25

Photo of austen_d
4.43/5  rDev +18.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Great service, our waiter was very knowledgeable and we enjoyed all of his recommendations.

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Photo of BGsWo22
3.5/5  rDev -6.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

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Asheville Brewing Company in Asheville, NC
86 out of 100 based on 35 ratings.