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Fort George Brewery + Public House

Not Rated.
Fort George Brewery + Public HouseFort George Brewery + Public House

Beer Stats:
Active Beers: 51
Beer Ratings: 1,297
Beer Avg: 3.81

Taps: 14 / Bottles:
Cask: N / Beer-to-Go: Y
BA SCORE
93
outstanding

36 Ratings
Ratings: 36
Reviews: 26
rAvg: 4.2
pDev: 10.95%
$$ - reasonable
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

1483 Duane St
Astoria, Oregon, 97103
United States
phone: (503) 325-7468

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @fortgeorgebeer

Notes:
Open:
Mon-Thurs 11am-11pm
Fri & Sat 11am-midnight
Sun noon-11pm

(Place added by: msubulldog25 on 06-02-2007)
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Reviews by rudyarmand:
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rudyarmand

Georgia

3.2/5  rDev -23.8%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 2.5 | $$

I just returned from a three day trip to Oregon. I was travelling with my family and since it was their first trip to Oregon, I wanted them to experience a nice ride on the Pacific coast.

We drove from Portland (greatest place!) to Astoria, and I had pre-selected Ft. George Brewery as our lunch spot from the recommendations of fellow Beer Advocate members.

The brewpub was very easy to find and I decided to try a sampler. Only one of the beers was remarkable, an IPA named "Vortex".

The food wasn't bad but again, unremarkable. The service was fine.

The brewers were busy brewing in the back and were very friendly.

If this place was in Alabama or Tennessee I could understand the A- grade. But with so many other wonderful establishments in the state, I was sorry to have made this my destination.

07-24-2010 21:30:43 | More by rudyarmand
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jackmax

Washington

4.75/5  rDev +13.1%

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4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

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5/5  rDev +19%

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4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

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darian

Pennsylvania

3.5/5  rDev -16.7%

03-29-2014 20:24:57 | More by darian
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Hobbit

Oregon

5/5  rDev +19%

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DoubleSimcoe

New York

4.15/5  rDev -1.2%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4 | food: 3.75 | $$$

The wife and I drove from Portland to Astoria on a Sunday night and got to this little sleepy coastal town late enough (early for the rest of the world) that most everything was closed. Except for Fort George! Open until 11pm on a Sunday, not too bad.

The brewery is located in an old industrial building and is rather vast. There is an upstairs section with a pizza oven, tables, a stage for live music and plenty of room to roam, plus some big windows to look at the Columbia River. The downstairs area is much smaller, with only a couple of tables and a long bar. We chilled at a high-top table around the bar and enjoyed a good time.

The bartender was extremely efficient and attentive and we got some of the best service ever. I am very demanding when it comes to service (average is not good enough), but this guy delivered and then some.

There are 12 taps, all of house-made beer. Because of "Stout Month", eight of them were dark beers, including Cavatica, Dark Matter (aged in Pinot Noir and Bourbon), Coffee Girl, Up in Smoke, Murky Pearl, Squashed Stout, Spank and Viva la Stout.

I appreciate all the inventiveness that goes on these stouts (Mexican chocolate, spices, oysters, you name it) but they all taste kind of the same to me, unfortunately. The wife had a Vortex IPA, damn good. We bought a four-pack of cans but forgot it at the hotel.

The pizza here is glorious, crispy and thin, although it is a little expensive and the truffle-cheese we got was not very truffle-y. We also shared a nice salmon spread on pita and I had an oyster from Willapa Bay to die for.

Check out the spiral staircase and climb it up to go to the upper floor! This place is fantastic.

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03-02-2014 06:38:58 | More by DoubleSimcoe
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Kurmaraja

Washington

4.25/5  rDev +1.2%

01-25-2014 05:21:15 | More by Kurmaraja
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Adamnimmo

Oregon

4.5/5  rDev +7.1%

11-30-2013 17:28:43 | More by Adamnimmo
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Fort George Brewery + Public House in Astoria, OR
93 out of 100 based on 36 ratings.