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Maine Beer Company

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BEER AVG
4.16/5
BEER STATS
Beers:
23
Reviews:
4,094
Ratings:
24,272
PLACE STATS
Place Score:
93
Reviews:
38
Ratings:
277
Avg:
4.23
pDev:
4.49%
 
 
Taps:
0
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
Y
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar

525 US Route 1
Freeport, Maine, 04032-7009
United States

(207) 221-5711 | map
www.mainebeercompany.com

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Reviews: 38 | Ratings: 277
Reviews by Abilow33:
Photo of Abilow33
3.75/5  rDev -11.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5

The atmosphere was neat. It looks like an old style New England Barn on the outside. When you go in it is more of a modern feel. You can watch the beer making process through the window. I was a little disappointed that they did not have Lunch in the bottle (sold out). But they did have it on tap. The prices were kind of high.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of jvodom
4.32/5  rDev +2.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Loved it here. Great beers and great service.

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Photo of Sound_Explorer
4.41/5  rDev +4.3%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of HeartofMiami
4.25/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Gavage
4.73/5  rDev +11.8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25

Located about 15 minutes north of downtown Portland, it is real easy to find on northbound Rt. 1. Small tasting room overlooks brewing operations on a lower level through a glass window. Few tables and barrels fill the room. Nice beer can display is above the bar. A blackboard listed 8 beers on draft, along with pricing for bottles to go. Pretzels for sale here too. This is a great place to have some awesome beers, and worthy of the drive from Portland.

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Photo of MilaMila
4.33/5  rDev +2.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Photo of JoelKatz0212
4.93/5  rDev +16.5%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75

I'd give it a 5 overall except their offerings sometimes don't make it to the store. Lunch and Dinner are my favorites but Mo rates high too. The tasting room is small yet friendly and has a nice window where the magic happens.

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Photo of Jmikepow
4.65/5  rDev +9.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of GBruschi61
4.73/5  rDev +11.8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Matthowland
4.65/5  rDev +9.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of mmoriarty
4.75/5  rDev +12.3%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of curtis6290
5/5  rDev +18.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of dee4maine
4.83/5  rDev +14.2%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Totally awesome place to try a flight, or two. peek through the glass into the brewery and enjoy the music on weekends. Must visit if you are in Maine! Right off the interstate too.

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Photo of cgwami
4.55/5  rDev +7.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of schroeder1200
4/5  rDev -5.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of BadgerConn
5/5  rDev +18.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of WesM63
4.07/5  rDev -3.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Photo of gustavmahler-09
4.78/5  rDev +13%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of -Rick
4.32/5  rDev +2.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Went here for one of the Dinner releases, and it ran quite smoothly. Its a nice looking brewery, small, but a fine place to grab a pint. No food on site to speak of, but a solid selection of MBC beers

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Photo of hopley
4.5/5  rDev +6.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of ScaryEd
4.24/5  rDev +0.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of Shaymus
3.93/5  rDev -7.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Photo of chefdave37
4.75/5  rDev +12.3%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of LeeeMare
4.21/5  rDev -0.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.25

First road trip beer release I've been too, their set up was solid, from what I hear much improved for previous releases. Weave the line to the brewery entrance, food truck on site through the night to keep you busy. Once we got moving they were waiting for you with a case as you made your way inside, straight ahead and up the stairs right into the draft room to check out. Icing was the full flight of every beer they have on tap that day! Just not nearly enough room in there...

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Photo of grahuba
4.72/5  rDev +11.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

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Maine Beer Company in Freeport, ME
93 out of 100 based on 38 ratings.