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Monkey Paw Pub & Brewery

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Monkey Paw Pub & BreweryMonkey Paw Pub & Brewery
BEER AVG
3.84/5
Based on:
62 Beers
323 Ratings
Place Score: 93
Ratings: 44
Reviews: 16
rAvg: 4.22
pDev: n/a
Taps: 40
Bottles: 50
Cask: Y
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

805 16th St
San Diego, California, 92101
United States
phone: (619) 358-9901

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Place added by: laxboy3496 on 08-28-2011

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4.1/5  rDev -2.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

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4.14/5  rDev -1.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

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4.67/5  rDev +10.7%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

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4.75/5  rDev +12.6%

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

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3/5  rDev -28.9%

Photo of Drink_LocalSD
4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

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4.04/5  rDev -4.3%

Photo of gaborcsupity
4.75/5  rDev +12.6%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

Photo of sholbert
5/5  rDev +18.5%

Photo of Afroman
4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

Photo of MonkeyKnfeFight
4/5  rDev -5.2%

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

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4.85/5  rDev +14.9%

This is a definite dive bar with a cool vibe. 30 beers on draft, with about 10 or so Monkey Paw beers. Big wooden bar, dark walls, several TVs, and a bunch of tables are surrounded with nic nacs and creative blackboard art.

I only had a few Monkey Paw beers, and each one was very good and represented the styles well. Service was friendly with a bit of attitude which fit the place. If you are here, have the cheesesteaks - they actually have Amoroso bread from Philly to add to the authenticity, along with the cheeze wiz. The cheesesteak was the best I ever had outside of Philly - and they could rival some of Philly's best.

Bottom line - a must stop for any serious beer and cheesesteak lover.

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4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

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4.25/5  rDev +0.7%

Photo of sillyhed8
4.75/5  rDev +12.6%

Looks more like a rock n roll bar than a brewery, but staff was very helpful and knowledgeable on the beers available. Great collaborations and tasty food as well.

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4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

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4/5  rDev -5.2%

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4.5/5  rDev +6.6%

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4.75/5  rDev +12.6%

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Monkey Paw Pub & Brewery in San Diego, CA
93 out of 100 based on 44 ratings.