Asheville Brewing Company

BEER AVG
3.74/5
Asheville Brewing CompanyAsheville Brewing Company
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

73 Coxe Avenue
Asheville, North Carolina, 28801
United States

(828) 255-4077 | map
ashevillebrewing.com

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Added by GCBrewingCo on 06-20-2005

BEER STATS
Beers:
38
Reviews:
285
Ratings:
1,135
PLACE STATS
Score:
86
Reviews:
39
Ratings:
122
Avg:
3.78
pDev:
6.35%
 
 
Taps:
0
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Reviews: 39 | Ratings: 122
Reviews by slowbie:
Photo of slowbie
3.6/5  rDev -4.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Easiest to find brewery in Asheville.

Went in on a Thursday afternoon for lunch. Looks like they had some sort of buffet going on but we just ordered a pizza to be able to take some leftovers for the road. The pizza was very good.

The place was nearly empty at late lunch, but there was a group huddled at the bar to watch the ACC tournament which was going on at the time. Lots of records on the wall and enough TVs to see but I don't think any of them had the volume on. If they did, it wasn't obnoxiously loud.

Service was more than adequate but not outstanding. Our waitress checked on us enough and was able to give the style and a brief description for every beer.

The beer was good but not great. There was a good variety of taps and I enjoyed the beer I had (their DIPA).

Overall, this place is very solid but not great in every respect. A good stop to make for a meal in Asheville since most of the better stops we made didn't serve food. It also wasn't the cheapest stop in Asheville, although saying that just means it was slightly below average priced compared to every other brewery I've been to in other cities.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of StoutLover14
3.96/5  rDev +4.8%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of dbrauneis
4.07/5  rDev +7.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Photo of IMFletcher
4.25/5  rDev +12.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Been here a few times now, finally writing a review. Large tap selection of in-house brews, all of which are above average. Service is solid (we were there on a Friday evening), and the food was quality (I had a bison burger). Prices are reasonable for the South Slope.

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Photo of Dave1999
3.9/5  rDev +3.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4

Photo of SouthernBuckeye
3.8/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

Photo of BowmanR
4.65/5  rDev +23%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Photo of SDRedDevil
3.76/5  rDev -0.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of macshark
3.73/5  rDev -1.3%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.25

Photo of Miles_in_beer_city
4.13/5  rDev +9.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of atlbravsrno1
4.5/5  rDev +19%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of Hayden34
3.9/5  rDev +3.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

I really enjoyed the beer and the food was fantastic, but the service was absolutely horrible. I'm almost positive our server was stoned out of his mind, which would've been cool IF he would have remembered to check on us occasionally. I would return for the food and beer but definitely hope I get a different server next time.

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Photo of RochefortChris
4/5  rDev +5.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Graham19840
3.98/5  rDev +5.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

Photo of Barleycorn
3.95/5  rDev +4.5%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4

Photo of Rifugium
3.76/5  rDev -0.5%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.5

I much preferred this location to the pizza place / brewery / theater ABC. The restaurant is pretty generic, but the outside area has more character to it. Much like the other location, there is a good amount to choose from beer-wise, and a good range of styles, and the tap list is different. My favorite here was the apricot gose, which came as quite a surprise. The food is about the same: sandwiches, pizza, etc. Service was fine.

Bring a designated driver and do a bar hop. All within easy walking distance: Funkatorium, Tasty, Asheville Brewing, Burial, Green Man, Twin Leaf. It's hard to beat this neighborhood as far as beer venues goes. I'd say this is the true heart of Asheville right here.

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Photo of RUN-4-B33R
4.28/5  rDev +13.2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Photo of Gavage
3.71/5  rDev -1.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

Walking in there is a smallish bar that is L shaped and can seat 10. Some booths and table fill the rest of the place including a slightly divided room in the back. Plenty of natural light from the windows here. A blackboard lists 15 beers on draft. Only had one Shiva IPA here and it was decent. Ordered some appetizers which were mediocre. Service was friendly but a bit slow, but there was a good crowd here.

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Photo of redfish2942
4.05/5  rDev +7.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Photo of ha-sheem
3.75/5  rDev -0.8%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Photo of ArkyVaughan
3.38/5  rDev -10.6%
vibe: 2.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5

Photo of Bcraft11
3.8/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Photo of target88
3.68/5  rDev -2.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3.25

Photo of yaksurf
3.33/5  rDev -11.9%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of Pourharddrinkslow
3.73/5  rDev -1.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

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Asheville Brewing Company in Asheville, NC
3.74 out of 5 based on 1,135 ratings.
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