Pisgah Brewing Co.

Pisgah Brewing Co.Pisgah Brewing Co.
Pisgah Brewing Co.Pisgah Brewing Co.
Brewery, Bar

150 Eastside Drive
Black Mountain, North Carolina, 28711
United States

(828) 669-0190 | map
pisgahbrewing.com

Notes: Pisgah Brewing's Tap Room hours
Tues, Wed, Sat 2 - 9
Thurs, Fri 2 - until
Tours Saturday @ 2 and 3pm
Open Sunday 2-9
BEER STATS
Average:
3.95
Beers:
22
Ratings:
1,599
PLACE STATS
Average:
4.28
Ratings:
90
pDev:
9.35%
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Photo of Buckeye55
4.25/5  rDev -0.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4
by Buckeye55 from North Carolina

We have stopped in here a few times while in BM. We have always had a good experience. Vibe is the laid back friendly atmosphere that is BM. Staff knows their beers inside and out and are very courteous and helpful in making selections. Approximately 15 taps of their and other local brews

Feb 14, 2020
 
3.82 by Taphouse_Traveler from Florida on Oct 16, 2019
 
4.28 by cnealc from North Carolina on Aug 26, 2018
 
5 by Davit from California on Aug 20, 2018
 
4.46 by jbarry3000 from North Carolina on Aug 07, 2018
Photo of BullCitySpartan
4.4/5  rDev +2.8%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5
by BullCitySpartan from North Carolina

good variety of food trucks and live music.

Apr 10, 2018
 
3.75 by socon67 from New York on Feb 09, 2018
 
3.93 by Ashaub12 from South Carolina on Mar 12, 2017
 
3.92 by ha-sheem from North Carolina on Jan 17, 2017
 
3.08 by StoutLover14 from Illinois on Dec 12, 2016
 
5 by RobinsonRiverRally from North Carolina on Nov 16, 2016
 
4.65 by Gary_TLH from North Carolina on Jul 17, 2016
Photo of OldSwampy
4/5  rDev -6.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.75
by OldSwampy from Virginia

Vibe was friendly and laid-back with both indoor and outdoor seating. The front door leads to steps, and you go down the steps to get to the actual bar -- a bit indirect, but we figured it out pretty quickly. There's a stage and live music was scheduled for later on the night we visited, and a food truck was there (but not yet open when we visited). Service at the bar was prompt, friendly, and helpful without being at all pushy. I was talking about a particular beer that I decided not to try in my selection of four, and when the bartender misunderstood me and poured one anyway, he gave it to me on the house - so obviously no complaints there. Payment was cash-only, though.

The selection was great as far as Pisgah's own beers was concerned, and some well-known selections from other breweries were also available (e.g. Sierra Nevada), as were soft drinks and plain water (self-serve). Like many brewery spaces, this one was still somewhat industrial in style, but that can be forgiven. Overall, worth a stop if you are in the area (a few miles east of Asheville).

Jul 03, 2016
 
4.78 by JohnBradSC from South Carolina on Jul 01, 2016
Photo of Gavage
4.4/5  rDev +2.8%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5
by Gavage from Nevada

Another brewery outside the normal downtown Asheville places, and not too far outside of town. Located in a large building in an industrial area. Walking inside there is a real casual vibe here. The bar isn't too big, but the space is very open with a stage too. There is also an outdoor stage for larger acts. There were 14 house beers on including a few guest taps. The tripel was very good, and so was the Choclatizer. Service was very friendly and prompt. This was a very enjoyable place to hang and have a few beers.

Apr 18, 2016
 
3.92 by tillmac62 from South Carolina on Mar 02, 2016
 
4.07 by Fordknox from Tennessee on Oct 20, 2015
 
4.29 by mrfrancis from Kentucky on Aug 30, 2015
 
4.78 by KingEdward from North Carolina on Jun 28, 2015
 
4 by tazzman from Florida on May 20, 2015
Photo of Jackofallbrews
4.47/5  rDev +4.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5
by Jackofallbrews from Minnesota

We discovered Pisgah brewing hidden away in an industrial area outside the main downtown. The brewery itself is located (like most) in an old warehouse. They have a medium sized bar serving a good number of beers (10+) including cider and rootbeer. An outside patio area is just outside the large (open) garage doors of the brewery itself. The place was crowded when we arrived, since there was a Leaf Festival of some type starting up in the town proper a few hours later and folks wanted to get a head start on the festivities. Our bartender was very busy, but gave us enough of her time to make us feel welcome.

We sampled almost all the beers, and I have to say that I was impressed. Having had the previous good beers in Asheville, I did have high hopes and they were not dashed after this visit! Not every beer was amazing, but all were respectable. I think the GreyBeard IPA was my least favorite, but I was not overwhelmed by any IPA on this trip, and this one was still better than many others. My favorite was Valdez, a stout made with Dynamite Coffee (roasted just a couple doors down from the brewery) and was full of fresh roasted coffee flavors. We lucked out and bought one of their last 6 packs to take home and I've been slowly drinking through it since getting back. Yum! Juan Valdez would be proud! I also enjoyed the Red Devil, a cherry and raspberry Belgian ale quite a bit. I guess these guys are celebrating their 10 year anniversary so they have been doing this a long time now.

May 18, 2015
 
4.3 by jak from North Carolina on May 12, 2015
 
4 by MaximumYuks from Oregon on Apr 28, 2015
 
4.03 by BGsWo22 from Texas on Mar 03, 2015
Photo of wapcap
4.22/5  rDev -1.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25
by wapcap from Nebraska

A nice little brewery East of Asheville. You could get a bus from Asheville if needed.
There brews were good. They are known for organic beers.
The only take cash, which was fine. They had outside seating, and with a 75 degree day in early February, it was nice.
It looked like they had bands occasionaly play as well.

I'd definitely recommend visiting.

Feb 12, 2015
 
4.72 by DrinkDrankPunk from Virginia on Feb 09, 2015
 
4.4 by MitchRogers from Georgia on Dec 30, 2014
 
4.18 by Shogun250 from Vermont on Dec 29, 2014
 
3.82 by italianstallion from Wisconsin on Dec 21, 2014
Photo of humuloner22
4.63/5  rDev +8.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5
by humuloner22 from North Carolina

Go there for Pisgah beers. They usually have some guest taps but why would you do that! They have an awesome outdoor stage in the summer, you listen go great music, drink fantastic beer and they also usually have some good foodtrucks sitting out there from very good restaurants around the Asheville area. I like Pisgah, great vibe here and they usually have a nice summer schedule to listen to music under the trees!

Dec 18, 2014
 
4.24 by king75 from Michigan on Dec 15, 2014
 
4.5 by noylydur from Virginia on Dec 01, 2014
Photo of jjboesen
4.5/5  rDev +5.1%
by jjboesen from Maryland

During my recent trip to Asheville, I hooked up with the Asheville Brews Cruise. Pisgah was the first stop. Located outside of Asheville in Black Mountain on a rural drive, Pisgah is the quintessential small brewer: there is the tasting room, which brings to mind a garage with a bar. However, there is a stage here since Pisgah offers live music during the Summer. In the back, around the corner, through the rear door, are the tanks.

A great little place with a really nice pale ale. (Available at Pack's Tavern downtown.)

Nov 18, 2014
 
4.35 by 777 from New Jersey on Nov 15, 2014
 
4 by MOVERTON1284 from Alabama on Nov 12, 2014
 
4 by WillieThreebiers from Connecticut on Oct 04, 2014
 
4.04 by cichief from Virginia on Sep 21, 2014
Photo of chinchill
3.89/5  rDev -9.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75
by chinchill from South Carolina

Based on several visits, including some during events. Very friendly and relaxed atmosphere. In addition to a brewpub with a (newly improved) stage, Pisgah has a seasonally open outdoor stage for larger acts. Whoever books their musical acts does a great job.
Legendary beer with limited distribution: Always seems to be something on tap here that is available no where else.

Sep 16, 2014
 
3.5 by REVZEB from Illinois on Sep 02, 2014
 
4.92 by tydanvet from North Carolina on Sep 01, 2014
Pisgah Brewing Co. in Black Mountain, NC
Brewery rating: 3.95 out of 5 with 1599 ratings