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Swamp Head Brewery

Not Rated.
Swamp Head BrewerySwamp Head Brewery
BEER AVG
3.93/5
Based on:
63 Beers
380 Reviews
Place Score: 94
Reviews: 26
Visits: 77
rAvg: 4.28
pDev: n/a
Taps: 10
Bottles: --
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar ]

3650 SW 42nd Ave
Gainesville, Florida, 32608
United States
phone: (352) 505-3035

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @swamphead

Notes:
Place added by: mullenite on 09-26-2009

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Reviews: 26 | Visits: 77
Reviews by cambabeer:
Photo of cambabeer
4.36/5  rDev +1.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

As a gainesville local, I drink a ton of swamp head and love it. It feels local, the people are great, and the beer's fantastic. I do find it interesting that there own tasting room is one of the pricier places in G-ville to get a pint of their own stuff, but I understand. I just love sitting ten feet from where the stuff was brewed. The staff is friendly and ready to give advice and talk beer. (397 characters)

More User Reviews:
Photo of davidanastas
4.28/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of KensWorld
4.75/5  rDev +11%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of Skillet
4.65/5  rDev +8.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Photo of acraw12
5/5  rDev +16.8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Visited yesterday, toured the brewery, and indulged in several of their quality craft beers. Loved the place and loved the beer even more! (138 characters)

Photo of avisong
4.5/5  rDev +5.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Buckhedberg
4.59/5  rDev +7.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of IckyT2012
4.37/5  rDev +2.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4

Best brewery between Tampa and Atlanta. Wonderful new location. Can't wait to see them grow! (92 characters)

Photo of MyakkaRiver
4.28/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

A really good bar with a nice view to get a sense of old Florida. Quality beers in a nice atmosphere. (101 characters)

Photo of ShibbyMayne
4.28/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

great place to drink and enjoy beer. The atmosphere is really fun and is a great place to drink (95 characters)

Photo of Dayvcrocket
4.86/5  rDev +13.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5

This place is jumping...Food trucks...Great craft beer...nice area. (67 characters)

Photo of ryhouse
4.61/5  rDev +7.7%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25

Photo of cljohnson1001
4.93/5  rDev +15.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75

Photo of DoctorZombies
4.82/5  rDev +12.6%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75

New tap room at new brewery is huge! Same great vibe and people; now more space indoors and out, and more parking. Food trucks too! Whoohoo!

New photo:

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Photo of RxPwnage
4.71/5  rDev +10%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of mschantz
4.01/5  rDev -6.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Reviewing from notes. Visited late afternoon in October and found the tap room of this working brewery hopping. A significant portion of the visitors were filling their growlers as this was a Thursday prior to a home football game in Gainesville. Everyone was friendly and the beer servers knowledgable and attentive. Sampled a number of brewery only beers and found all to be at least solid and some great. Will definitely visit again. (441 characters)

Photo of cjgator3
4.4/5  rDev +2.8%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of kwkurdziel
4.71/5  rDev +10%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75

Photo of TX-Badger
4.33/5  rDev +1.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

It's located in a smaller industrial yard, right off of 75 in Gainesville. Smaller tasting room, but plenty of selection and bar wares for sale. Got myself a Swamp Head growler and a couple of mini-snifters. Neat space, and it looks like they are doing things right. Had a very pleasant visit. Good service, nice bartenders. (328 characters)

Photo of BallsDeep
4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of david18
4/5  rDev -6.5%

Photo of Durge
3.5/5  rDev -18.2%

Photo of howiebear
4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of cuvtcuv
4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of Rockney
4.32/5  rDev +0.9%

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Swamp Head Brewery in Gainesville, FL
94 out of 100 based on 26 ratings.