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Rough Draft Brewing Company

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BEER AVG
3.6/5
Based on:
21 Beers
476 Ratings
Place Score: 87
Ratings: 13
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 3.76
pDev: n/a
Taps: --
Bottles: --
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar ]

8830 Rehco Rd Ste D
San Diego, California, 92121-3263
United States
phone: (858) 453-7238

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @roughdraftbrew

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Ratings: 13 | Reviews: 3
Photo of T100Mark
4.08/5  rDev +8.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.75

Vibe - Nice place. Nothing fancy. Located in a generic industrial park (very common in San Diego), the bar shares space with the brewing equipment. The look is stark/industrial. Very simple. Very honest.

Quality - Very good beer. I noticed that the pint glasses in front of the patrons all had a tremendous amount of lacing (a good sign).

Service - My bar tender, Shannon, was helpful, friendly and knowledgable.

Selection - Good selection (homegrown only). Cask ale on Thursday. No food other than the free popcorn.

Overall - I appreciate these smaller breweries. Very similar, in look and feel, to Helm's Brewing Company across town.

Photo of sillyhed8
4.5/5  rDev +19.7%

Great brewery! Actual brewing process is visible to the tasting room which adds to the brewery experience. Great décor, not too over-the-top, clean, and parking easy.

Photo of retry4z
1/5  rDev -73.4%
vibe: 1 | quality: 1 | service: 1 | selection: 1

Came in here for a couple of tasters. Didn't bring cash, and after the bartender, Melissa, poured me the tasters she said that they have $8 minimum on credit card charges(!). She refused to accommodate and insisted that I buy a bottle or use their ATM with a $2 charge. Most breweries I go to don't have this limitation. She eventually reluctantly accepted my card, but my experience was spoiled. A customer that overheard our conversation barged in and started arguing with me. I can't say that I'll never come to this brewery again or buy their beer - one bad bartender does not represent an entire business - but it will be a long time before I return.

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Rough Draft Brewing Company in San Diego, CA
87 out of 100 based on 13 ratings.