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186 Ratings
Ratings: 186
Reviews: 142
rAvg: 4.59
pDev: 8.5%
[ Store ]

66 Broadway St
Ste 1
Asheville, North Carolina, 28801-2916
United States
phone: (828) 252-8999

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Notes:
Bruisin' Ales now ships to all states as mentioned here:
 http://www.bruisin-ales.com/shipping.php 

Closed Monday
Tuesday - Thursday: 12pm - 8pm
Friday - Saturday: 12pm - 9pm
Sunday: 12pm - 4pm

(Place added by: jatallah on 12-20-2006)
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TheBeerAlmanac

Kentucky

4.51/5  rDev -1.7%

It's not a large shop and it's pretty rustic, but the selection is great. There were 4 guys working when I stopped in and I literally got offered help from every one of them at some point. The prices are fair and just a touch higher than Appalachian Vintner, but not bank breaking. They have a few coolers with cold beer available and a couple local growlers as well.

They have quite a few gift boxes on top of their shelves which was a great surprise, and I don't think a lot of people know about them because they were pretty dusty; I suppose the eye doesn't gravitate towards that part of the shelf. I got a Duchesse De Bourgogne box for $30 that had two 750's and a really nice stem glass, and also a Boulevard Smokestack box that had four 12 oz bottles from their Smokestack series and a stem included, also. They have some other nice glassware for sale, too. '

Bruisin' Ales is a must stop bottle shop for Asheville, but I'd recommend checking it out after a stop in Appalachian Vintner who has a slightly larger selection and slightly cheaper prices.

07-07-2013 22:41:49 | More by TheBeerAlmanac
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atrocity

Virginia

4.75/5  rDev +3.5%

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petermethot

New Jersey

4.25/5  rDev -7.4%

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Bradaplast

North Carolina

4.21/5  rDev -8.3%

08-23-2014 15:35:59 | More by Bradaplast
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fastestmanalive

Florida

4.25/5  rDev -7.4%

08-22-2014 00:01:55 | More by fastestmanalive
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kjkinsey

Texas

4.75/5  rDev +3.5%

08-15-2014 17:42:51 | More by kjkinsey
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elkinbrown

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev -2%

08-14-2014 01:17:15 | More by elkinbrown
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tlema1

South Carolina

4.14/5  rDev -9.8%

I was pretty impressed...very nice selection of imports and local beers...nice vibe to the store, the guy working there was knowledgeable and helpful, I will definitely go back, there's even a nice little parking lot right next to it, which is nice to have downtown

08-13-2014 15:55:12 | More by tlema1
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Liverocks

Delaware

4.5/5  rDev -2%

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memphischas

Tennessee

3.75/5  rDev -18.3%

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Bruisin' Ales in Asheville, NC
100 out of 100 based on 186 ratings.