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Solemn Oath Brewery

Not Rated.
Solemn Oath BrewerySolemn Oath Brewery
BEER AVG
3.86/5
Based on:
68 Beers
2,769 Hads
Place Score: 91
Reviews: 33
Visits: 146
Avg: 4.07
pDev: n/a
Taps: 12
Bottles: --
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar ]

1661 Quincy Avenue, Ste. 179
Naperville, Illinois, 60540
United States
phone: (630) 995-3062 | map
www.solemnoathbrewery.com

Notes:
Place added by: emerge077 on 05-08-2012

Hours:
Wednesday - Saturday: 12pm - 9pm
Sunday: 11am - 7pm
Place: Reviews & Ratings
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Reviews: 33 | Visits: 146
Reviews by guityler83:
Photo of guityler83
4.54/5  rDev +11.5%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

The brewery / tap room was tucked away behind a car delership in an industrial park area of this Chicago suburb. Walking in the door I was greated with the aroma of hot wort, a great sign this brewery was in operation and adding to the atmosphere.

The brewing equipment and the bar are sepperated by a half wall so there is no problem seeing it in action when you get your first pint. I tried the Captured By Vikings a complex malt and pine aroma IPA that reminded me of Surly Furious. I also tried the Tickle Fight (barley wine) and sampled a spiced belgian brown ale. Overall the beer was top notch and its great to see some interesting variety in their lineup. I'll definatly be keeping an eye on them and hope to make a return visit.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of jimcarpenter262
4.97/5  rDev +22.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of Sparky44
3.89/5  rDev -4.4%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of dexterk1
3.78/5  rDev -7.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Photo of michaelsmith11
4.44/5  rDev +9.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

Photo of BDeibs
3.61/5  rDev -11.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5

Photo of myuncle
3.91/5  rDev -3.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.5

I like the "buy one for your friend when they come in later" board

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Photo of DoubleSimcoe
3.96/5  rDev -2.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

This is the cool little brewery in uncool Naperville. Not sure how these hipsters and makes of unique brews landed around this town. Located in an industrial park, the taproom smells good from the parking lot. Busy on a Friday at 1pm, mostly with young folks of the cool-pretty kind. I got a flight of 4 brews for 10 bucks, all big pours served in wine glasses!

9 taps, but 2 kicked. Service was friendly and the taproom is a cool place to chill and try some brews, although I’ll say I wasn’t fully impressed by their highly-regarded brews except for the mighty Full Metal Jacket. I also bought a pricey $25 bottle of their collab with Bruery that was delicious.

I can tell that the brewery has an attitude, and their website comes across as arrogant and annoying. However the folks at the taproom and the atmosphere were anything but. Definitely a must stop in the Western Suburbs.

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Photo of MattMorin
4.75/5  rDev +16.7%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of jeffrotell
4.22/5  rDev +3.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Poloplaya
3.81/5  rDev -6.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Photo of Beerhemoth
4.11/5  rDev +1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.75

Photo of nsola
4.36/5  rDev +7.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

Photo of dannycohen62
4.31/5  rDev +5.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25

Photo of MarkFrankosek
4.72/5  rDev +16%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of twelveone
4.12/5  rDev +1.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Imacopyouidiot
3.9/5  rDev -4.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Photo of Ryannel24
3.9/5  rDev -4.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4

Photo of atorres
3.49/5  rDev -14.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 2.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.5

Photo of Zuidman
3.93/5  rDev -3.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Photo of Gobearswalter34
4.28/5  rDev +5.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 5 | selection: 4

Very cool wide open industrial tasting room that smells of f awesome malt. Very friendly BT that helped me immediately. Smallish bar area of with nice people. Was a little hard to find, but plenty more of parking. Beer is good. No fun food, but fine.

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Photo of Ken134
4.09/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Photo of Chris-1911
3.94/5  rDev -3.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of gormanv
3.66/5  rDev -10.1%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

This is in a small commercial space at the back of a commercial complex. The customer area is rather small with seating only at the bar. They have food vendors stop by since they do not serve food. They brew all sorts of stuff and are starting to offer a few fan favorites with some regularity. Most of their offerings have been on the hoppy side. I had a few darker beers recently that were brewed to standards. They only take credit cards and they have a buy a beer for a friend feature to get your friends to stop by.

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Photo of dlino11
3.93/5  rDev -3.4%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

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Solemn Oath Brewery in Naperville, IL
91 out of 100 based on 33 ratings.