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Kern River Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Kern River Brewing CompanyKern River Brewing Company
BA SCORE
96
world-class

79 Ratings
Ratings: 79
Reviews: 33
rAvg: 4.33
pDev: 14.09%
Active Beers: 27
Beer Ratings: 3,613
Beer Avg: 4.05
Taps: 20
Bottles: 0
Cask: Y
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

13415 Sierra Way
Kernville, California, 93238
United States
phone: (760) 376-2337

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(Place added by: Inflames on 06-08-2006)
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Ratings: 79 | Reviews: 33 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by womencantsail:
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3.98/5  rDev -8.1%

Finally made it to Kern River Brewing Company while staying in the area over Memorial Day weekend.

The place is sort of small. The bar is small, but there is a decent amount of seating inside, out on the patio, and on an elevated dining area overlooking the brewhouse. The brewhouse size is what really struck me because it is quite tiny.

All of the servers were very friendly and helpful, from the bar staff to the waiters. Always appreciated.

Unfortunately, some of the beers weren't all that great. But it was nice to get to have the 5th Anniversary beer and their first sour. They also had a decent number of guest taps.

We didn't eat too much, some garlic cheese fries, but they were great and the food everyone else was eating looked quite good as well.

If nothing else, this is a cool place to stop with nice people, good food, and some pretty decent beers.

womencantsail, Jun 06, 2011
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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

belgbeerdrinker, Nov 18, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +9.7%

Came by at lunchtime to pick up my Citra. Good service, good atmosphere, and most importantly, excellent beer. Big ups to their flagship brews as well as some impressive seasonal IPAs.

Amaeda27, Nov 18, 2014
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4.12/5  rDev -4.8%

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3.75/5  rDev -13.4%

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1.24/5  rDev -71.4%

steve423423, Nov 12, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

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5/5  rDev +15.5%

Trektuna, Nov 02, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

kingpin1010, Oct 25, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

This is my local so I may be a little partial on this one. Right now they have a great tap selection with the 6th anniv/barleywine/knee deep collab, so the tap list is better than normal. The food is always good with daily specials, parking is usually ample with paved and dirt lot options. It has a nice outside deck/lower tables option with a nice view into the surrounding valley/town/hills. Loses points for the one M/F bathroom options. The crowd is usually laid back - locals, and those travelling into the area for other pursuits besides beer (since it is kinda out-of-the-way). Camping season weekends can see this place packed to the rafters so plan accordingly. This time of year mid week - seating plan is wide open. Live music on Fri/Sats. They are expanding in the back but not sure on overall plans/dates etc. Kid friendly. Hope this helps. Cheers.

RogueOz, Oct 23, 2014
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5/5  rDev +15.5%

Carlos_Lozano, Oct 15, 2014
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5/5  rDev +15.5%

Jeffski, Oct 15, 2014
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5/5  rDev +15.5%

mikul93, Oct 14, 2014
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4.96/5  rDev +14.5%

Kenjamin, Oct 11, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

kmanjohnson, Oct 05, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

Working hard to make some really enjoyable beers! I love stopping in after a long road or mtn bike ride!

N8rhino, Oct 03, 2014
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4.56/5  rDev +5.3%

largadeer, Sep 30, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

HotRod_G, Sep 21, 2014
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5/5  rDev +15.5%

Delicious brews, when I went, they had their core beers on tap, as well as Deep River IPA which is the collab between KRBC and Knee Deep, as well as their barleywine, their session IPA "gravity check," and their fresh hop IPA. They also had Dirty Hippie in bottle which I picked up. I came to get my Citra and stayed at the place next door. Had the "blue mine" burger, tasted like it was grilled at home, fantastic, had bleu cheese, sauteed mushrooms and onions on it. Highly recommended, best place to eat in Kernville (though 'The Cracked Egg' had an amazing omelette the next morning!)

dagubna, Sep 16, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -13.4%

gefinley, Sep 13, 2014
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Kern River Brewing Company in Kernville, CA
96 out of 100 based on 79 ratings.