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Canal Street Pub & Restaurant

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Canal Street Pub & RestaurantCanal Street Pub & Restaurant

26 Ratings
Ratings: 26
Reviews: 18
rAvg: 4.12
pDev: 12.62%
Taps: 18
Bottles: 100
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Bar, Eatery ]

535 Canal St
Reading, Pennsylvania, 19602-2675
United States
phone: (610) 376-4009

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(Place added by: bigsplash on 12-08-2007)
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Reviews by tokyofatts:
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4.65/5  rDev +12.9%

Ambiance is nice with the high ceilings and huge wooden structural support in this renovated hardware factory. There are 18 taps: Yuengling Lord Chesterfield Ale, Guinness Stout, Weyerbacher Merry Monks Triple Belgium-style, Founders Double Trouble IPA, Stoudt's Smooth Hoperator American-style Doppelbach, Boak's Monster Mash Imperial Stout, La Chouffe Belgian Pale Ale, Erie's Drake's Crude Oatmeal Stout, Sly Fox Crystal Pale Ale, Weihenstephaner Hefe-weisse, Sly Fox Jake's ESB, Dogfish 90 Minute IPA, Troeg's Nugget Nectar Imperial Amber Ale, Union Barrel Works Dortmunder-style Lager, Victory Old Horizontal Barleywine, Bell's Two-Hearted Ale IPA, Green Flash West Coast IPA.

On Deck: Founders Imperial Stout, Avery Maharaja imperial IPA, Fkying Fish Espresso Porter, Moylan's Hopsickle Tripple-hopped Imperial IPA, St Bernardus 12 Belgian Quad, Humbolt Red Nectar Ale, Southern Tier Unearthly Imperial IPA, Unibroue Trois Pistoles Belgian-style Dark Ale.

As you can see, this is, in my opinion, the best beer bar in the city of Reading, hands down, on tap selection alone. Add to that an impressive bottle selection, my favorite bartender (Dusty), a beer-knowledgeable staff, pretty good food (the Hostile Mussels rock!), beer specials ($2.50 Draughts on Tuesday, $8 Bombers on Wednesday) and, voila, this bar holds its own on a national scale.

Upcoming events: April 2nd is a Firkin of Sly Fox 113 IPA, meet the brewer; April 25th Brewphoria with multiple Brewers bringing product to sample, live music, and food for one ticket price; May 7th is Stone event with 6 kegs of Stone Products going on tap.

tokyofatts, Mar 11, 2009
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4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

BigRizz62, Aug 19, 2014
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jdaddy, Jul 25, 2014
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3/5  rDev -27.2%

stakem, Jul 11, 2014
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4.11/5  rDev -0.2%

The selection of beer is awesome for an old factory building with a brewery in the basement. Took a coworker here and introduced them to Founders Raspberry Ale and had a good time. Great food, reasonable prices, and an awesome beer selection. The wings are awesome. The tap takeovers are rather ambitious and really let you try out 2 different breweries at once. This is a great place for any type of meeting.

Beastcpa, Jul 09, 2014
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3.5/5  rDev -15%

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Canal Street Pub & Restaurant in Reading, PA
92 out of 100 based on 26 ratings.