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Bellwoods Brewery

Not Rated.
Bellwoods BreweryBellwoods Brewery
BA SCORE
94
outstanding

34 Ratings
Ratings: 34
Reviews: 14
rAvg: 4.29
pDev: 11.66%
Active Beers: 82
Beer Ratings: 1,173
Beer Avg: 3.91
Taps: 0
Bottles: 0
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

124 Ossington Ave
Toronto, Ontario, M6J 2Z5
Canada
phone: (416) 535-4586

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @bellwoodsbeer

Notes:
None, yet.

(Place added by: jrenihan on 04-08-2012)
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Cadbury

Ontario (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

11-08-2013 19:42:39 | More by Cadbury
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Andy_Luft

United Kingdom (England)

3.75/5  rDev -12.6%

10-25-2013 22:29:51 | More by Andy_Luft
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Lilwiza

Ontario (Canada)

4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

10-22-2013 07:38:18 | More by Lilwiza
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valianes

Ontario (Canada)

4.75/5  rDev +10.7%

10-16-2013 20:38:52 | More by valianes
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liamt07

Ontario (Canada)

4.5/5  rDev +4.9%

10-09-2013 14:26:33 | More by liamt07
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mick303

Ontario (Canada)

4.58/5  rDev +6.8%

Been a few times now, always been very impressed both with the quality of beer and guest taps. There beer is excellent and a fun outdoor patio setting that is always got a great buzzing atmosphere. Food is very high quality, with roasted duck hearts and other charcuterie and the sort, makes for a really nice experience. They just opened a retail store to the side and its a place I like to show visitors to toronto. Service is really good, prices are a bit much but what you are getting is really unique and two steps above most of the other beer places in the city.

09-09-2013 01:49:09 | More by mick303
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FEUO

Ontario (Canada)

4.68/5  rDev +9.1%

Love this place.
Patio and vibe is awesome.
Staff is excellent and knowledgeable. Our tender knew her stuff which is a big plus in my book.

Only downside was they were out of a couple drafts that they had listed that I wanted to try.
Ah well. Next time.

I visited on Monday night. Pretty busy considering the day of the week.
Wide range of clientele from young hipsters to professor types.

08-07-2013 18:03:07 | More by FEUO
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GarthDanielson

North Carolina

4.29/5  rDev 0%

This is a "must-stop" if you are visiting Toronto. Stopped by on a Saturday afternoon, and it was packed. Outdoor seating, decent sized bar, and an upstairs overlooking the bar and brewery. They have a bottle shop next door for beer to go and swag. No growlers currently due to Ontario laws, which is a bummer. They had 7 of their own beers available on-tap, and a very decent bottle list with some whopper whales on it. There is a tapas style menu, and while I was there they had a grill fired up outside that appeared to be separate from the brewery itself. I didn't eat, but it sure did smell good. The beer was fantastic. I could have stayed and quaffed all day. Great variety of styles, and all well put together. The service was decent, and friendly, but sitting upstairs sometimes you felt a little neglected. Nothing to ruin the trip, but some dry mouth moments nonetheless. All in all, if I find myself back in Toronto I will be at Bellwoods. Fantastic spot to hit!

06-26-2013 01:30:37 | More by GarthDanielson
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Weebay

Ontario (Canada)

4.66/5  rDev +8.6%

One of the great up and coming breweries in the city, the beer is fantastic.

It's on the smaller side, so if you are there on a Fri/Sat night either come early or be ready to wait. They will take your name/number down and call you when a spot opens up. The servers know their beer; and are passionate about what they brew. The prices are great for a Canadian bar.

The food is excellent but the kitchen is small so they have a limited number of food options.

01-23-2013 23:10:36 | More by Weebay
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TheSevenDuffs

Ontario (Canada)

4.4/5  rDev +2.6%

Just realized that I haven't posted a review for one of my new favourite spots in the city.

Bellwoods is one of my favourite spots in the city. The beer is fist class, with constantly rotating taps that include a wide variety of styles and some very interesting wine oak barrel aged offerings. The Witchshark IIPA is a must have for anyone visiting for the first time and it usually (always?) on tap.

The atmosphere is great and the service is friendly and knowledgeable. The servers are well educated in beer styles in general and especially so in their own offerings.

Prices are more than fair.

The food was decent the one time I ate there, but the menu isn't geared towards full meals; more so finger foods and lighter dinner fare. Still, the food is creative and what I had tasted good enough.

09-10-2012 11:44:53 | More by TheSevenDuffs
Bellwoods Brewery in Toronto, ON, Canada
94 out of 100 based on 34 ratings.