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Papago Brewing

Not Rated.
Papago BrewingPapago Brewing
BA SCORE
95
world-class

154 Ratings
Ratings: 154
Reviews: 135
rAvg: 4.31
pDev: 10.44%
Active Beers: 15
Beer Ratings: 261
Beer Avg: 3.91
Taps: 30
Bottles: 0
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

7107 E McDowell Rd
Scottsdale, Arizona, 85257-3315
United States
phone: (480) 425-7439

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @papagobrewing

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Beers are brewed at / by another brewery.

(Place added by: mzwolinski)
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Reviews by portia99:
Photo of portia99
4.4/5  rDev +2.1%

Well, first thing I can say is that if you are staying in the Old Town Scottsdale area, it looks like a good idea to walk here if you view a map...it is not. We walked a good 2 1/2 miles in the rain (first time it has ever rained on me for more than 10min in Phoenix in about 15 visits), but it was worth it when we got there.

A - Very low key, casual, western saloon type environment. Very small bar with about 6-8 seats and sparse tables throughout the place. Overall the establishment is large...could easily fit more tables if they chose. Definitely not for those looking for a high class dining experience, but we found it interesting, fun, casual and a good experience (despite being stared at awkwardly by an intoxicated 60 year old woman for 30 min who thought one of us was "very cute").

Q - Large number of house beers in many styles. One of my friends tried a mandarin orange wheat beer that he really liked a lot. Even with the quality house beers the selection of guest taps (~10-15) and the coolers full of canned and bottled beers stole the show.

S - Large place that was covered initially by two bar tenders and dipped to one as the night wore on. Service wasn't especially fast, but was fine. The bartenders handled the crowd well and we never waited an extended period of time for beer or food. All things considered service was quite good. Bartender was friendly and talked with us a bit about the beers we chose and others available that we might like based on our choices.

S - Selection was excellent...large number of house and guest taps - really good stuff...we had SN Bigfoot and FW Double Barrel on tap, Ska Modus Hoperandi, Deschutes Jubelale, and Alesmith Speedway Stout while we were there. Tons of stuff there not available on the east coast. Lots of American craft, Belgians, Germans...really nice selection.

F - Small to medium menu...typical pub food and pizza. Three of us all got pizzas which were very good all around. Hit the spot and complemented our selection of beers for the evening.

V - Value was pretty good overall. Prices on the pizzas were reasonable, drafts were typically priced ~$4.50-5 (can't rembember exactly). Bottles were priced as they would be in any liquor store in the area +/-. For example, a 750ml of Speedway was $12.99 plus a small "corkage" fee for opening the bottle on premises. Very reasonable.

portia99, Mar 06, 2010
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5/5  rDev +16%

A bottle shop inside a brew pub with decent food. Ok in my book.

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Papago Brewing in Scottsdale, AZ
95 out of 100 based on 154 ratings.