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Green Flash Brewing Co.

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Green Flash Brewing Co.Green Flash Brewing Co.
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BEER AVG
3.91/5
Based on:
116 Beers
37,753 Hads
Place Score: 93
Reviews: 41
Visits: 227
Avg: 4.18
pDev: n/a
Taps: --
Bottles: --
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar ]

6550 Mira Mesa Blvd.
San Diego, California, 92121
United States
phone: (760) 597-9012 | map
www.greenflashbrew.com

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Reviews: 41 | Visits: 227
Reviews by womencantsail:
Photo of womencantsail
4.3/5  rDev +2.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

I've been here many times and it's always been a good experience. This is another brewery located in the back of an industrial park, but it works well enough.

They generally have all of their year round beers on tap as well as some seasonals and limited release or draft only beers (Palate Wrecker, anyone?).

It can get pretty busy in the brewery/bar, but the service has always been stellar and you're never left standing without a beer to drink for very long.

The head brewer, Chuck, is around quite often and has always been more than willing to answer any of my questions about particular beers.

Of course, you can also take home growlers and/or bottles of their beers, too.

One of the cool places in San Diego (but aren't there a lot of those?) and definitely worth a stop.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of reindeerdog
4.82/5  rDev +15.3%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5

Photo of stwok21
4.8/5  rDev +14.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5

Photo of Holopirek
4.71/5  rDev +12.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5

Photo of LXIXME
3.89/5  rDev -6.9%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.25

I am starting to get really tired of tap rooms without anywhere to sit. My mind flashes back to that movie with Joe Namath eating food, as he pretends to shop, as he walks through some second rate grocery store. Having to stand to enjoy a beer probably lessen the quality of beer but who really knows, just thinking out loud.

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Photo of wethorseblanket
4.2/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of dmk82
3.74/5  rDev -10.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4

Photo of dmorgan310
4.44/5  rDev +6.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 5

Photo of SSS
4.8/5  rDev +14.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

What a great place for a beer. Really nice vibe and a great selection of beers, including the newly acquired Alpine Brewery. I went for the tour, $5 with 4 tastings. We had West Coast IPA, Hop Red, Le Freak and the Stout. The guide was informative and have lots of history with basic breeding information. There is a food truck parked at the door, unfortunately I did not partake.

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Photo of freddiefranco
4.93/5  rDev +17.9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5

Photo of FlaviusG
4.26/5  rDev +1.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Redgoatman
4.31/5  rDev +3.1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Photo of kdlsantos
4.61/5  rDev +10.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of kojevergas
2.19/5  rDev -47.6%
vibe: 1.5 | quality: 1.5 | service: 2.5 | selection: 3

Photo of Spreetaper
4/5  rDev -4.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of sunrats
3.64/5  rDev -12.9%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4

Photo of Suds_With_Buds
3.6/5  rDev -13.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3

Photo of ArmOnFire
4.58/5  rDev +9.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Atmosphere - Very cool, brewery and ware house are open to the bar area, did not make it to the patio because there were so many people in there.

Beer - Brewery only beers plus guest beers. When I was there they had 4 Alpine Brewery beers on tap.

Food - Nothing while I was there, heard they had food trucks on the weekend.

Parking was a challenge, small lot that is gated in an industrial park.

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Photo of IndianaAndy25
4.54/5  rDev +8.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

This is a very nice space with great outdoor seating. The staff rocks. The tour is well worth the time. It takes about an hour but the guides are a lot of fun.

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Photo of Gordon8145
4.97/5  rDev +18.9%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Love this place, Huge selection of great beer.

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Photo of EdrickCS
4.41/5  rDev +5.5%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Photo of DrunkinYogi
4.65/5  rDev +11.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of k3ve
4.91/5  rDev +17.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Visited the green flash brewery on my roadtrip in california. Brewery tour, shop, tab selection, food and the stufg was just great! love this place. my fav brewery!

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Photo of ivegot3Dvision
4.86/5  rDev +16.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of billab914
4.35/5  rDev +4.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

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Green Flash Brewing Co. in San Diego, CA
93 out of 100 based on 41 ratings.