Bend Brewing Company
Active Beers: 26
Beer Ratings: 333
Beer Avg: 3.56
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Ratings: 33 | Reviews: 20 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by jcalabre:
3.2/5 rDev -21.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3 | food: 3.5
My family & I had lunch here last summer on a very nice day. We sat out on the patio & enjoyed our food & beer just a few yards away from the Deschutes river. The setting was like being in someone's backyard, rather than in a restaurant. The quality of the beer was average for a micro's, the was pretty good.
05-21-2003 13:01:37 | More by jcalabre
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3.6/5 rDev -11.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.75 | $$
This was stop #33 for my wife and I on a 21-day pub-crawl from Michigan to N. CA and OR. We stopped here on a Tuesday evening to enjoy their beers and to have dinner. The brewery is located on the fringe of the downtown area in an attractive, stand-alone building. Finding a parking spot was an issue, but we only had to walk a block.
To go along with our dinner we ordered a sampler flight of all 10 of the beers that were available. Each of the beers is brewed to style, but most of them were just average or slightly better. However. There were some standouts, including maybe the most surprising beer that we experienced in our three-week trip. (Surprising because we are not sour beer lovers and this was the most sour of all that we had experienced to date.) That beer is called Ching Ching. Also notable were the Elk Lake IPA and the Scottish Heart Scotch Ale.
We enjoyed our meal, and then called it a day because we were beer’d out when we finished, and tomorrow was the start of the 4-day drive back to Michigan. We liked this brewpub and would definitely return if we are ever in Bend again.
06-27-2014 15:04:07 | More by Mothergoose03
Bend Brewing Company in Bend, OR
91 out of 100 based on 33 ratings.