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Taproom by Firestone Walker Brewing Company

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Taproom by Firestone Walker Brewing CompanyTaproom by Firestone Walker Brewing Company
BA SCORE
95
world-class

77 Ratings
Ratings: 77
Reviews: 40
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 11.24%
Taps: 12
Bottles: 0
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Bar, Eatery ]

620 McMurray Rd
Buellton, California, 93427-2511
United States
phone: (805) 686-1557

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(Place added by: xlperro)
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Reviews by ALECOHOLIC:
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3.88/5  rDev -9.1%

I stopped in on a "wine tasting" weekend. The unfiltered dbl. bbl. is fantastic and I brought home a growler. There were two bartenders when we stopped in. The female seemed new but she looked great. The male barkeep had lots of info and the growler fill was perfect. The exit is Ave. of the Flags / McMurray. I had a pizza and my girlfriend ordered a flat iron steak. The pizza was generic but the steak was superb! It is a great stop if you happen to be hungry, thirsty or ready for a break from the 101 race. I will stop in again.

ALECOHOLIC, Nov 29, 2005
More User Reviews:
Photo of Rado
4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

Rado, Today at 08:22 PM
Photo of RogueOz
4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

I would give this a 4.5 -4.75. FW has always impressed me as a well run outfit, having attended several new bottle releases over the past year. I'm not a local boy, so no bias in that regards, they just go bigger and better than most. Plenty of parking on premises, or on the street. Nice check in area and bar area whilst waiting. two separate seated areas, although I've never sat in the area left of the bar/entrance. This area seems more casual than the larger seated area to the right and behind the check-in desk. Small but ample merchandise area incl reg beer offerings. The tasting room has their rarer beer stock. Tasting room is actually divided into two parts, depending on the functions that may be running. High ceiling for affect in the larger restaurant area. The atmosphere in general is always great, load and busy during main meal times. Knowledgeable staff, esp when it comes to the beer, as you would expect. Professional and polite staff. Bathrooms are clean and functional. I like the tasting room here better than stone, just for the privacy, but this does lack outdoor dining options, and given the great weather in the area, not sure why that may be. Classy place overall, in a well-healed area. a must visit if in the area. Hope this helps. Cheers.

RogueOz, Tuesday at 05:11 AM
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5/5  rDev +17.1%

dwagner003, Oct 19, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

MonkeyKnfeFight, Oct 10, 2014
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5/5  rDev +17.1%

ejhansen7, Oct 09, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

Absolutely love the addition of Barrelworks!

riotontheroad, Sep 30, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

HotRod_G, Sep 21, 2014
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4/5  rDev -6.3%

CalDart81, Sep 15, 2014
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5/5  rDev +17.1%

Davit, Sep 11, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

AlexM, Sep 10, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

Evan, Aug 23, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

JayPeso, Aug 13, 2014
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5/5  rDev +17.1%

EB1, Jul 28, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

JOrtt, Jul 22, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

AleHunter805, Jul 17, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

skemp, Jul 15, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

Bwagner1122, Jun 29, 2014
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5/5  rDev +17.1%

Chingringo, Jun 18, 2014
Photo of TheMarkE
4.59/5  rDev +7.5%

The food is above average and though a bit pricey. I haven't had anything bad off of the menu yet. Firestone wine is always a good choice, though they have a good selection of other brands. The beer is always great, of course.

The staff goes above and beyond to make sure you get your money's worth.

**Barrelworks is an across the board 5.00. My only complaint about it is that I wish they were open more often than a few hours on the weekend.

TheMarkE, Jun 11, 2014
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3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

MrDave, Jun 09, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

CAcker, Jun 08, 2014
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5/5  rDev +17.1%

Skunkdrool, Jun 06, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

terranostra86, Jun 03, 2014
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Taproom by Firestone Walker Brewing Company in Buellton, CA
95 out of 100 based on 77 ratings.