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J.J. Bitting Brewing Company

Not Rated.
J.J. Bitting Brewing CompanyJ.J. Bitting Brewing Company
BA SCORE
85
very good

55 Ratings
Ratings: 55
Reviews: 48
rAvg: 3.72
pDev: 16.13%
Active Beers: 24
Beer Ratings: 188
Beer Avg: 3.62
Taps: 0
Bottles: 0
Cask:
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

33 Main St.
Woodbridge, New Jersey, 07095
United States
phone: (732) 634-2929

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Reviews by DrinkSlurm:
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DrinkSlurm

Connecticut

2.64/5  rDev -29%

Stopped by here while on a local business trip. First impression is ok...neat looking building, old and iconic railroad. Thats where it all goes down hill...
It was quiet, and had a local only vibe. I sat at the bar and it was filty! Dust and dirt were everywhere. All the random crap on the wall had dust all over it...as if the random crap wasnt bad enough, now I have to look at it covered in dirt...reluctantly, I got a WHALE on cask...it was descent, not amazing...
The food menu was again, gross...it was dirty, sticky, cracked plastic, and cheap and cheesy. Menu selections was typical "food" choices from anytown USA...nothing looked good and based on the condition of the place, I opted to pass on dinner. (side note, as I read yelp reviews of this place, someone noted the best Tai food in NJ across the street...so thats where I had dinner, and it was great).
Anyway...I had a taste of their cherry stout and it was horrible..then I had a 10oz of the barley wine...drinkable but not worth the $2.50 price paid for happy hour...ok, well maybe for $2.50, but id be pissed if it was full price. Waitresses/bartenders were caddy/gossipy and called everyone sweetie or doll...not a fan of that crap.
Overall, not worth a visit at all...and im not sure how thsi place is still in business. I have been to almost all 50 states and visiting brew pubs is something I do all across the country...this was one of the worst I ever been to. Sorry JJ...

04-17-2012 01:00:00 | More by DrinkSlurm
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Johnwf110

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

08-03-2014 16:35:02 | More by Johnwf110
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NJBeer265

New Jersey

3/5  rDev -19.4%

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lknox511

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

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JMS1512

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

02-24-2014 00:29:06 | More by JMS1512
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ArtZan

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev +14.2%

02-14-2014 21:01:59 | More by ArtZan
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djrn2

New Jersey

3.5/5  rDev -5.9%

10-18-2013 13:15:51 | More by djrn2
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Varkias41

New Jersey

3.75/5  rDev +0.8%

10-16-2013 17:03:51 | More by Varkias41
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jamesg60

New Jersey

3.29/5  rDev -11.6%

We went for my birthday and heard positive and negative reviews so we went there with an open mind. You enter by climbing 12 or so steps could be a problem after a night at the bar. We were seated in dinning room nears cooper beer vats nice brick and wood floors it was quiet we were early there but could imagine must get very noisy when real busy.
We went early and were seated quickly and had waitress right away she never smiled but was friendly just the same.

I decided on the beer sampler and got eight small glasses of beer that they brew I must say my favorites are Victorian ale and the raspberry wheat ale but both could have been served a little colder. We both got cheeseburgers and I got waffles fries and she got sweet potato fries which were mixed with jalapeño peppers and onions which looked little bizarre and was extremely hot she she couldn't eat. The burger were very good and cooked to order. Overall the service and the food was jut fine for us and will return on some later date to try other food offerings.

06-07-2013 18:00:17 | More by jamesg60
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threeviews

New Jersey

4/5  rDev +7.5%

J.J. Bitting's is one of my very first forays into the craft beer world. Everything is solid: beer, atmosphere and food. Head Brewer, Chris Sheehan brews the staples, but is always working to deliver at least one surprise. Located next to the Woodbridge, NJ train station, it is a NYC commuter's dream. If you are in the area, stop by for a pint (or two) and an enjoyable afternoon/evening...cheers!

05-08-2013 21:29:13 | More by threeviews
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J.J. Bitting Brewing Company in Woodbridge, NJ
85 out of 100 based on 55 ratings.