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TRVE Brewing Co.

YOUR RATING = None |
BEER AVG
3.93/5
BEER STATS
Beers:
33
Reviews:
59
Ratings:
417
PLACE STATS
Place Score:
89
Reviews:
21
Ratings:
67
Avg:
3.95
pDev:
7.59%
 
 
Taps:
8
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
N
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar

227 Broadway #101
Denver, Colorado, 80203-5940
United States

(303) 351-1021 | map
trvebrewing.com

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Reviews: 21 | Ratings: 67
Reviews by MilwaukeeCrusher:
Photo of MilwaukeeCrusher
3.33/5  rDev -15.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3

Stopped with a friend for a flight. Flavor profiles were satisfactory but mouth feel was a little on the thin watery side. Dug the metal aspects of the place, artwork and of course the music. I am unaware if there was any food available. This place is new, so I might revisit later if new breweries ever stop popping up in Denver.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of JustinSparks
4/5  rDev +1.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of Bwagner1122
4.28/5  rDev +8.4%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Mohawkhitchhiker
5/5  rDev +26.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of TheHopsman
3.9/5  rDev -1.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4

Photo of Texasfan549
3.96/5  rDev +0.3%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of Can_has_beer
4.49/5  rDev +13.7%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of IPAchris
4.11/5  rDev +4.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.5

Photo of Akeah
3.85/5  rDev -2.5%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3

Photo of Moose90
4.3/5  rDev +8.9%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Visited 12/23/15 evening

V — Really cool place, though we did drive, and walk by it completely before actually finding it, it is cleverly hidden. Inside is dimly lit, not poorly though, there are really cool, huge black and white art pieces up around the room. Long shotgun layout with a few small fermentation tanks in the back, a centrally located skinny bar. Killer sound system for a small bar, playing plenty of metal, its somehow inoffensive and just feels right. The menu is laid out simply and easy to read. Black, on black, on black, just awesome.

Q — Quality was good, all beers were served properly and quickly, kind of grungy on the inside, but not in an off putting way.

S — Service was good, all beers explained well, served quickly and professionally.

S — Selection was fair, 8 taps and two bottle selections were nice, growler fills are not worth it though, no price break for growlers and glassware was extremely overpriced, I wanted a growler to go but I wasn't going to pay $22+ for a 32oz growler this evening.

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Photo of spointon
4.01/5  rDev +1.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

Photo of Harvest06
3.93/5  rDev -0.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4

Photo of Ej8
3.36/5  rDev -14.9%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.25 | service: 4 | selection: 3

Dark and gloomy. Pretty small place tucked in between a bunch of other shops on busy street. Hard rock music playing. 8 beers on tap.

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Photo of jmikepool
5/5  rDev +26.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Best brewery in Denver. Great beer.

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Photo of stevehagy
4.39/5  rDev +11.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Kylo76
4.21/5  rDev +6.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Photo of Joey2timer
4.48/5  rDev +13.4%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

Death Metal bar with some awesome beers. Currently they only have around 8 beers on tap at a time, rarely having their sours and stouts available. really good beer tho. one of the best up and coming brewers in Colorado. also if you like metal this is the place to be. They rotate in local art work as well which i think is cool!

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Photo of Kevin_Young
4.59/5  rDev +16.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of MtnSoup
4.16/5  rDev +5.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Vibe: Well, this sort of depends on what your idea of good vibe consists of...even if you're not into Metal (and I'm not), the vibe is lively and fun at TRVE. Sort of dark, so it's a cold-weather stop for me as opposed to a summer one.
Quality: The sours have gotten better and better. My one gripe is that of the IPA's I've had they've varied (sometimes drastically) from visit to visit.
Service: Great. Knowledgeable.
Selection: Pretty varied and good the times I've been in.

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Photo of Nablock
5/5  rDev +26.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

My favorite brewpub. Love going here whenever I am in town. Will, and the other bartenders are the shit. Metal is played at a good sound level at the bar, but you can avoid it by sitting at the big table if that isn't your scene. Fantastic beers. Their sour program is becoming quite good, and you can normally get bottles to go. Highly recommended. If you are a metalhead that is into beer, you better make your way here.

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Photo of WildDalby18
4.26/5  rDev +7.8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Deggar
4.43/5  rDev +12.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

great joint; hard death metal and good beer. wish they had more of their sours on tap

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Photo of one800higgins
3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

I admittedly only tried two bottled sours while here, because it was late in a long day of brewery hopping. The sours were solid 4's (out of 5). I would certainly happily drink them again, but not at the price they are sold for. The brewery itself just felt like a music club, and the patrons were what you'd expect from a black metal brewery... They all felt like they were trying too hard. While at the bar, I had 4 people ask me about sours in general and about that beer, so I got the vibe that this place is more of a fun spot rather than a beer seeker spot. I appreciate that TRVE is bridging a gap between the craft beer world and the average PBR crowd that they seem to attract.

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Photo of bsuedekum
3/5  rDev -24.1%

Photo of Stillmakingnoise
4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

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TRVE Brewing Co. in Denver, CO
89 out of 100 based on 21 ratings.