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Paw Paw Brewing Company

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Paw Paw Brewing CompanyPaw Paw Brewing Company
BA SCORE
87
very good

30 Ratings
Ratings: 30
Reviews: 11
rAvg: 3.81
pDev: 9.71%
Active Beers: 25
Beer Ratings: 235
Beer Avg: 3.69
Taps: 0
Bottles: 0
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar ]

929 E Michigan Ave
Paw Paw, Michigan, 49079-9488
United States
phone: (269) 415-0145

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @pawpawbrewery

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(Place added by: Dcv on 01-31-2011)
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Ratings: 30 | Reviews: 11 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by jale:
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3.85/5  rDev +1%

Small place with room for about 30. I really enjoy coming here. No one here is uptight or too busy to talk with you. Above average beers. Very small food menu, but what they have is very good. Has a nice local pub feel to it. Was lucky enough to stop by here for their 1st anniversary party. Everyone there was very nice and enjoyed craft beer. They seemed to be a local crowd that was'nt into beer to the extent most of us are. Nice relaxing time with people that just enjoy beer other then the flavorless stuff put out by the Macros.

jale, Jan 25, 2012
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4.13/5  rDev +8.4%

We took a wrong turn and just happened to be passing through Pawpaw, Mi. on the way south from our Mi pub crawl. I knew the pub was here so we checked it out. It is small with about an 8 seat bar that was of soapstone or something with comfortable metal backed chairs. There is also seating outside and about 8 or so tables inside.
We asked for 4 samples which were about 4oz and they were all very good. I especially liked King James Scotch Ale, but at 10% and a long drive ahead, the sampler was perfect. Keith, the very friendly bartender, also fixed us some very tasty sandwiches. They also have their beer in bottles and fill growlers.
This pub was a great discovery and we look forward to visiting again. We highly recommend this laid back place and the great beer.

excalibur, Jun 21, 2014
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3.66/5  rDev -3.9%

Very cool little place. This is a small hole in the wall, but the atmosphere is funky and the beer is very good. I tried a sampler of 6 beers and they were all good to great. We did not eat, so can’t comment on the food. I would say this is yet another must stop if you are driving the I-94 brewery corridor between the Indiana border and Kalamazoo. If you are looking for small, homey, funky place with great beer, this should be on your list.

SteveSly, May 12, 2014
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4/5  rDev +5%

Fargrow, Apr 28, 2014
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3.82/5  rDev +0.3%

Very small brewery in southern michigan. The staff is always friendly and keep us coming back whenever we are in town. There is a low selection of beer but I am yet to find one I do not like to drink. They have about 6 beers normally, but a pretty cool little selection of yeast strands and home brewing equipment. It can be a little bit pricey. They are often brewing when you visit and the smell from the kettles is always welcome. If you are in town it may be worth it to check them out, they don't have the facility that bell's does, and their beer is not founder's quality, but the staff is knowledgeable and friendly and the beer is still quite tasty.

WKyle, Apr 26, 2014
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4.19/5  rDev +10%

I was originally from the area but moved away and discovered this gem when a friend brought me there for lunch on a visit. It's a wonderful "hole in the wall" type place and a great addition to the area. I will say that I went for lunch during one of the days they sell prime rib burgers for 5$ and it was killer! The beers are very good as well, I ordered a flight to try a wide variety and truly enjoyed them all. If you live in the area I would suggest looking into their beer club. I can't remember the specifics but i think my buddy said it takes a dollar off of every beer plus you get a fancy stein. They mostly serve sandwiches and other simple things when it comes to the food. I had a great overall experience and would recommend it to any craft beer enthusiast in the area. I will definitely go back when I get chance.

Gustavus_97, Mar 09, 2014
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4.11/5  rDev +7.9%

Cool little joint in Paw Paw. Good beers, cheap food and great service. We just ordered some appetizers and a flight of four beers. They played some great music and were grilling prime rib burgers which they were selling for $5! Very impressed and will definitely return.

Bonna, Nov 10, 2013
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Paw Paw Brewing Company in Paw Paw, MI
87 out of 100 based on 30 ratings.