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Craft Pride

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

14 Reviews
PLACE STATS
Place Score:
95
Reviews:
14
Ratings:
93
Avg:
4.48
pDev:
2.9%
 
 
Taps:
56
Bottles/Cans:
100
Cask:
Y
Beer-to-Go:
Y
PLACE INFO

Type: Bar, Eatery

61 Rainey St
Austin, Texas, 78701-4308
United States

(512) 428-5547 | map
www.craftprideaustin.com

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Added by MEsquandoles on 03-08-2013

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Reviews: 14 | Ratings: 93
Reviews by Locapour:
Photo of Locapour
5/5  rDev +11.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

We shot several episodes of Locapour at Craft Pride. The first is live on the site now at http://locapour.tv/austin/512ipa

Craft Pride is everything you would want a craft beer bar to be and more. The owners, JT & Brandy Egli are beyond passionate about the beer and have created the most welcoming atmosphere I have ever experienced.

As JT told me "I hate beer snobs!" There's a difference between being a fan, enthusiast or even a craft beer zealot and being a snob. JT, Brandy and the staff at Craft Pride greet every customer with a big smile and see their role as to help you enjoy beer.

If you are coming to Austin, Craft Pride must be on your list of places to visit. They have the most complete menu of Texas brewed craft beers I have seen. In fact, their tap wall is exclusively Texas craft beer which means you will really get to experience super fresh local craft beer.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of phingdong
4.21/5  rDev -6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Photo of dbannister
4.76/5  rDev +6.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Craft Pride is located off of Rainey which is roughly a 20 minute walk from the 6th street madness. This bar focuses on Texas beers and consistently has Yellow Rose on tap (if that's your thing).

The back of the bar has a nice outdoor area that has a pizza food truck with pretty darn good pizza. I actually visited this place several times during my short stay in Austin because its a great place to relax and enjoy a good beer.

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Photo of dwagner003
4.58/5  rDev +2.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Hudson2508
4.18/5  rDev -6.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of BdM
4.15/5  rDev -7.4%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3.75

Photo of BGsWo22
4.25/5  rDev -5.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of SergeLowpz
4.93/5  rDev +10%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75

Photo of IsYoursGold
4.43/5  rDev -1.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.75

Photo of jbfarris
4.34/5  rDev -3.1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.75

Photo of Karibourgeois
4.43/5  rDev -1.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of Craftcraft
5/5  rDev +11.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of sirhc3034
4.57/5  rDev +2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Bristopher89
4.5/5  rDev +0.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Photo of billab914
4.43/5  rDev -1.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Matt141
4.41/5  rDev -1.6%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of M_chav
4.61/5  rDev +2.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of FanbladeNoise
4.57/5  rDev +2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of ldhughes3
4.23/5  rDev -5.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of ONovoMexicano
3.93/5  rDev -12.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Dipped in here for a beer with my wife and daughter.

The selection is extensive but as an out-of-towner looking to find gems like "Yellow Rose," "Divine Reserve" and other sought after stuff, I was a bit disappointed that none of these were available (despite me finding them at other places around Austin the same week). Still, there's a beer here for every taste bud and all the beers are Texas brews, which should serve as a reminder just how much damn beer Texas has to offer.

The vibe was nice and relaxed and probably would have been even more so if we'd elected to sit out in the back, eaten some pizza and caught some live music. It was early on a Wednesday so there wasn't much going though.

Overall, a nice place to drop in and if I hadn't been with the family I'd have probably hung a while longer. Also, the mini-bottleshop is a nice touch and if I remember correctly the bottles for sale can be consumed onsite.

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Photo of smb
4.41/5  rDev -1.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.25

Photo of nbruno27
4.3/5  rDev -4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Fabiand
4.39/5  rDev -2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 3

Photo of mchengcit
4.43/5  rDev -1.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of Deggar
4.23/5  rDev -5.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4

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Craft Pride in Austin, TX
95 out of 100 based on 14 ratings.