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MadTree Brewing

Not Rated.
MadTree BrewingMadTree Brewing
BEER AVG
3.92/5
Based on:
79 Beers
264 Reviews
Place Score: 94
Reviews: 13
Visits: 96
rAvg: 4.31
pDev: n/a
Taps: --
Bottles: --
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar ]

5164 Kennedy Ave
Cincinnati, Ohio, 45213-2618
United States
phone: (513) 531-4677

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @madtreebrewing

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Place added by: davemathews68 on 03-06-2013

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Reviews: 13 | Visits: 96
Reviews by buschbeer:
Photo of buschbeer
4.28/5  rDev -0.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4

I checked this place out on a recent visit with my friends across the river. This was our first stop of four brewpubs and by far the best. From the outside it doesn't look like much. There is a gravel parking lot and a large building that houses the brewing facility and tap room. The place isn't fancy on the inside either. The brewhouse is to the left and the tap room is immediately inside. They did not have food, but you can order in or bring food.

On the day I went there were 12 beers on tap. I picked out six for my sampler, plus our group ordered about every beer so plenty of tasting was going on. Of the six in my sampler I liked all six of them. I don't think that has ever happened to me that I liked every beer that I tried.

The bartender yelled that a tour would start for anyone interested and suggested to grab a pint which I did. I was happy to learn that MadTree would be coming to northern Ohio by year's end.

Overall, the tap room is not fancy or impressing, but the beer is awesome. They quickly became one of my favorite Ohio breweries. I cannot wait until they come to my part of the state. I highly recommend trying all of their beers. I am also a fan them canning their beer. What a great experience. (1,230 characters)

More User Reviews:
Photo of Winklecs
5/5  rDev +16%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of MrLacinak
4.47/5  rDev +3.7%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Great chill spot, Has a great vibe. Good food and good brew. What more could you ask for? It does get busy on the weekends, just be patient it is worth it. (155 characters)

Photo of chiefbender
4.06/5  rDev -5.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of denver10
4.15/5  rDev -3.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Cool spot. I was s there around 5 on a Tuesday and the place was already packed. Pretty laid back but full of energy. I thought the quality of their stuff was great. Their Psychopathy, in particular, was all sorts of fantastic, pretty much exactly what I want in an IPA. I couldn't stop drinking that one during my trip in Cincy (and I did go home with a sixer of it as well). Really, though, I thought everything I tried from these guys was good to great. Service was good and a very nice selection to choose from. Overall, the best brewery I have visited since moving from Colorado. Glad I got to check these guys out prior to my move back to Denver in a couple weeks. (672 characters)

Photo of TimH3
4.64/5  rDev +7.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of drummerdwzp
4.26/5  rDev -1.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.75

Photo of Mikemcc99
4.34/5  rDev +0.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Photo of sliprk314
4.2/5  rDev -2.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of BeerBucks
4.35/5  rDev +0.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of screamking
3.74/5  rDev -13.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.25 | selection: 4

Photo of JAB422
5/5  rDev +16%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of Doublechar0517
4.75/5  rDev +10.2%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of bmesnak
4.76/5  rDev +10.4%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of bmantravel
4.86/5  rDev +12.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Right off I-71 at exit 8 north of Cinci. Bar area with several long tables. Low fence separating brewing area. No food but occasional food trucks. (152 characters)

Photo of KSOZE
3.17/5  rDev -26.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 2.5 | service: 2.5 | selection: 4.25

I have to be honest here - I feel this place is the most overrated beer destination in Cincinnati. They do a great job marketing and make some very consistently average beers. Nothing seems to ever jump out, and their prices are consistently high for a local establishment. Their Citra High is fantastic, and Galaxy High and Thundersnow (winter seasonal) are both beers that taste good. The rest are very homebrew-esque. Even the lauded Axis Mundi, and I am a huge stout fan. (475 characters)

Photo of PassMeAZima
4/5  rDev -7.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of shelt11
4.59/5  rDev +6.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5

Just spent a couple hours there today. Really cool place with a large selection of brews on tap and great pizza made in house! (126 characters)

Photo of sharkman0485
4.23/5  rDev -1.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3.75

Photo of XUJOE
4.36/5  rDev +1.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Zonian1
4.23/5  rDev -1.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of LexingtonBeer
3.93/5  rDev -8.8%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4

This place is fairly new and is apparently always packed. The place boasts a very wide selection of beers. The addition of an in house pizzeria is an added boon. Atmoshphere is a little spartan but set up well for groups and conversation. (240 characters)

Photo of RblWthACoz
4.21/5  rDev -2.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Pulled up here about 5 minutes after 6 on a Thursday. The two parking lots were completely full and I was forced to park across the street. So, in a word, the place was quite hoppin'. It seems it's very popular with after-work crowd. I was told that it's busier on the weekdays than it is on the weekends, which I find funny. (And believable.) Selection was very good. All of their regular offerings and quite a few specialty ones as well. It was a shame I couldn't try more. Definitely worth a visit when in Cincy. Just try to get there before the after-work crowd perhaps? (574 characters)

Photo of rjp217
4.05/5  rDev -6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of caffeinateme
3.72/5  rDev -13.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

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MadTree Brewing in Cincinnati, OH
94 out of 100 based on 13 ratings.