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Great Divide Brewing Company

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Great Divide Brewing CompanyGreat Divide Brewing Company
BEER AVG
3.82/5
Based on:
57 Beers
16,290 Reviews
Place Score: 93
Reviews: 79
Visits: 305
rAvg: 4.18
pDev: n/a
Taps: --
Bottles: --
Cask:
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

2201 Arapahoe Street
Denver, Colorado, 80205
United States
phone: (303) 296-9460

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @greatdividebrew

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Reviews: 79 | Visits: 305
Reviews by estlinska:
Photo of estlinska
4.86/5  rDev +16.3%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5

I read here that this place is often crowded, but I guess my wife and I got lucky. We went by in the early evening on my birthday, and we were the only ones there. The bartender was super-knowledgable not only about the beers themselves, but the business itself. He was very enthusiastic to give a thorough treatment on all the beers on tap. He talked me into some styles I wasn’t comfortable with at the time (the Claymore in particular), which I appreciate even more now. Great place to visit and have a delicious craft beer. (529 characters)

More User Reviews:
Photo of themaj
4.06/5  rDev -2.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of ASirahSyrah
4.31/5  rDev +3.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.75

Photo of bmorebeer888
4/5  rDev -4.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of South2NW
4.36/5  rDev +4.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of tweakin
4.66/5  rDev +11.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4

Great Divide is an awesome Colorado brewery. I've been a couple times now and did the tour once. The service is always great and the vibe is fun. It can get really, really busy though. Even when it is busy the pours still come quick and the staff never gets stressed. Everyone has a good time. Plus, the beer is amazing, obviously. (331 characters)

Photo of 22Blue
4/5  rDev -4.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of Ricelikesbeer
4.01/5  rDev -4.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 3.25

Love going to the tap room, and you can never beat whatever seasonal Yeti they have on tap. Their selection has gotten better over the years too. The bar is a little small and cramped, and is only standing room, and the adjecent room is also too small, but other than that, it is always a fun place and a cool place to visit. The food trucks in front are usually mediocre, but I don't care a whole lot about food when I visit breweries anyway. (443 characters)

Photo of CityofWind_brew
3.35/5  rDev -19.9%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3.25 | selection: 3.5

Photo of TheSevenDuffs
3.96/5  rDev -5.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

This is a must visit in Denver. It is very small and tight for space, but has a lot of character. The tap list was big enough but somewhat lacked in terms of quality. No barrel aged offerings except for the the current anniversary ale, which was just average. (262 characters)

Photo of Webbey
3.34/5  rDev -20.1%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5

Photo of Kramerbarthomer
4.36/5  rDev +4.3%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of DrunkinYogi
3.89/5  rDev -6.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 3.75

Photo of jmikepool
5/5  rDev +19.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Loved the beer in this brewery (30 characters)

Photo of R3ason
4.14/5  rDev -1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of iRun2Beer
4.25/5  rDev +1.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of johnyb
4.14/5  rDev -1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 3.75

Photo of PlatonicOtterLuv
4.71/5  rDev +12.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4

Oh man, what a fun taproom. Excellent vibe, among the best service we ever received at a brewery/brewpub, packed but friendly clientele, and of course an excellent selection (with a good representation of styles, for only 16 taps). Wish the pours were a touch cheaper. Didn't eat anything. (289 characters)

Photo of Spreetaper
4.33/5  rDev +3.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of RockAZ
4.55/5  rDev +8.9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3

Didn't have food, hope that doesn't skew the overall rating too much, there wasn't a N/A to choose. Anyway, Got their just minutes before they put together a tour followed by a bike streetcar run - hilarious. Loved their Yeti barrel aged on Nitro! Fast, friendly staff with a rockin sense of humor. Overheard one server make an excellent effort to explain wit and wheat beers to someone near me, appreciated his competence. (424 characters)

Photo of Taillon75
4.7/5  rDev +12.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of MisterKilderkin
4.03/5  rDev -3.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Benjhilmer
3.8/5  rDev -9.1%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5

Photo of Panama69
4.15/5  rDev -0.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Iamjeff6
4.5/5  rDev +7.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

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Great Divide Brewing Company in Denver, CO
93 out of 100 based on 79 ratings.