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Modern Times Beer

Not Rated.
Modern Times BeerModern Times Beer
BEER AVG
4.06/5
Based on:
124 Beers
7,115 Hads
Place Score: 95
Reviews: 23
Visits: 168
Avg: 4.36
pDev: n/a
Taps: 13
Bottles: 4
Cask: Y
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar ]

3725 Greenwood St
San Diego, California, 92110-4441
United States
phone: (619) 546-9694 | map
www.moderntimesbeer.com

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Place added by: notchucknorris on 06-27-2013

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Reviews: 23 | Visits: 168
Reviews by guityler83:
Photo of guityler83
4.79/5  rDev +9.9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.25

Being an avid homebrewer and having familiarity with the madfermentationist blog, I'd heard about Modern Times and some of the great stuff they were doing so decided to stop in for a pint on a Thursday while on vacation.

Damn.. The tasting room is just my vibe. Huge mosaic on the wall made of post-it notes, interesting artwork all over, the brewery within eye site of the bar itself. I got a flight of the 4 beers that were the same as their packaged lineup. Not a bad one in the bunch! The coffee stout was extremly drinkable and the hoppy beers fresh as sin. Another thing I loved aout the beers was they were relativity session strength (4.8 - 6.7%) so I didn't have to worry too much.

The bartender was friendly and humored my beer nerd questions, I left with a shirt, some stickers and a strong inkling to return. One of the best places I've been in a while for being so new.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of mschantz
4.29/5  rDev -1.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

I really dig Modern Times. They seem to make everyone from tragic hipster to seasoned BA feel welcome. They typically have from 10-12 beers on. There stouts are solid to great - I especially liked The unique approach to City of the Dead. IPAs were solid as well with the new Orderville a standout. Only disappointment was the lack of sours when I stopped by. Their coffee Roastery is on site as well so I drug some home as well. Great spot in this beer Mecca.

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Photo of TheKlevin
5/5  rDev +14.7%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

If all the breweries I visited in SD this was my favorite. Ended up going there twice in a five day period just because it was so awesome. They had monsters park with coconut and cocoa on tap, it was amazing!

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Photo of skeeterloveshops
4.86/5  rDev +11.5%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5

Badass spot! Awesome vibe, awesome people, awesome beer. What more could you ask for? My favorite brewery Ive ever been too,

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Photo of Holopirek
4.69/5  rDev +7.6%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 4 | selection: 5

Photo of gmartinez
4.86/5  rDev +11.5%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Rddayson
4.85/5  rDev +11.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75

Photo of frasergrove
4.09/5  rDev -6.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4

Photo of SDBeerGere
4.36/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Davelucas88
4.64/5  rDev +6.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of JuanAlberto
4.69/5  rDev +7.6%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of LXIXME
3.98/5  rDev -8.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of M_chav
4.43/5  rDev +1.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Kramerwtmf
4.1/5  rDev -6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3.75

Photo of BDeibs
3.83/5  rDev -12.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Photo of JMcBride415
4.43/5  rDev +1.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of socon67
4.12/5  rDev -5.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

I was staying on the same street and headed down. Interesting brewery with some nice offerings like the Monster Park stout. Kind of off the beaten path along the way to the airport. But a good place to check out.

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Photo of Redgoatman
4.3/5  rDev -1.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

Photo of Phil-Fresh
4.3/5  rDev -1.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Slightly difficult to find the first go around, this brewery is in a warehouse. Inside, the brewery has a tasting area with about a dozen in-house offerings and about a half dozen coffees. They have a 7oz and pint offerings, which is pretty cool! No real food options, but they allow you to bring food in. The decor is off-beat (such as the massive wall adorned with comic book covers or the mosaic made of post-it notes), but quite cool!

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Photo of Teen-o
4.46/5  rDev +2.3%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Btip1969
4.68/5  rDev +7.3%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of halo3one
4.42/5  rDev +1.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of indianabeerman
4.22/5  rDev -3.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

Photo of Dave_Treat
4/5  rDev -8.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.75

Nice brewery. Sits in a warehouse type building. Tasting room is nice size with room at the bar and tables. Great service. Nice selection with about 15 on tap. Neat artwork, huge picture on the back wall created with post-it notes!

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Photo of Mista_Carta
4.56/5  rDev +4.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4

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Modern Times Beer in San Diego, CA
95 out of 100 based on 23 ratings.