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AleSmith Brewing Company

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AleSmith Brewing CompanyAleSmith Brewing Company
BA SCORE
96
world-class

164 Ratings
Ratings: 164
Reviews: 32
rAvg: 4.33
pDev: 10.39%
Active Beers: 102
Beer Ratings: 20,457
Beer Avg: 4.13
Taps: 0
Bottles: 0
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar ]

9368 Cabot Drive
San Diego, California, 92126
United States
phone: (858) 549-9888

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap 

Notes:
AleSmith has been in operation since 1995. The brewery is open to the public for growler, bottle and merchandise sales:
Monday - Thursday: Noon-9pm
Friday: Noon-9pm (food truck at 5pm)
Saturday: 11am-9pm (food truck at 1pm)
Sunday: 11am-6pm

Tours are given the last Saturday of each month. Please call ahead for groups of 7 or more.

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Reviews by teledeluxe:
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teledeluxe

Illinois

4.11/5  rDev -5.1%

Not sure if it has changed, but when I went in 2010 the taproom was literally just a tiny bar/booth in which to sample before you buy growlers and bombers. Hard to really rate the atmosphere because it is simply a warehouse. You wouldn't really hang out here. Having said that, the people were helpful and the beer was probably the best we had within 30 miles of San Diego (Stone included).

11-21-2013 19:02:40 | More by teledeluxe
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Keananmichael5

California

4/5  rDev -7.6%

08-18-2014 21:50:51 | More by Keananmichael5
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JayPeso

California

4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

08-16-2014 16:09:18 | More by JayPeso
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briang01

Maryland

4/5  rDev -7.6%

08-15-2014 20:36:42 | More by briang01
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Lucnifter

California

5/5  rDev +15.5%

08-15-2014 19:32:38 | More by Lucnifter
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Justinsosmart

California

4/5  rDev -7.6%

08-14-2014 14:05:58 | More by Justinsosmart
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Bignick254


4/5  rDev -7.6%

08-14-2014 05:27:56 | More by Bignick254
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KForge

New Jersey

4.5/5  rDev +3.9%

08-13-2014 21:53:17 | More by KForge
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Gavage

New Jersey

4.59/5  rDev +6%

This is a small little tasting room in a warehouse and office area that is pretty easy to find. Lots of grey concrete and dark woods here as there were a few hitops to stand around and sample beers. Some barrels decorate one wall and souvenirs on another. The bar area is L shaped but is for standing only.

13 beers were available on this trip, the standard offerings plus 3 specialties. The beers I had were super fresh and delicious. Picked up a t shirt and a bottle to go. A very enjoyable stop.

08-13-2014 14:40:22 | More by Gavage
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davegray

California

4.25/5  rDev -1.8%

08-11-2014 04:32:40 | More by davegray
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AleSmith Brewing Company in San Diego, CA
96 out of 100 based on 164 ratings.