Woodstock Inn Brewery

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BEER AVG
3.48/5
Woodstock Inn BreweryWoodstock Inn Brewery
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

135 Main St
PO Box 118
North Woodstock, New Hampshire, 03262-0118
United States

(800) 321-3985 | map
www.woodstockinnbrewery.com

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BEER STATS
Beers:
27
Reviews:
628
Ratings:
1,712
PLACE STATS
Score:
86
Reviews:
46
Ratings:
82
Avg:
3.79
pDev:
8.18%
 
 
Taps:
7
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
Y
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Reviews: 46 | Ratings: 82
Reviews by Flashy:
Photo of Flashy
2.98/5  rDev -21.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 1.5 | selection: 2 | food: 4.5

Beautiful setting near Franconia Notch (with a beer garden) on a strip of fairly tasteful retail establishments. The food was very good and the beer was slightly better than average, though my Raspberry wheat tasted a little past it's prime. (that's what I get for ordering a sissy beer).
The hostess was a crabapple who seemed to follow my explorations around the building (which is large and confusing) with a cry of "don't go down there or we will lose our liquor license" (like I was going down the fifty foot path, out the gate, and onto the street with my beer).
Plus the place is filled with signs that say things like "don't stand here, mad waitress coming through", "If you like home cooking, stay at home". I realize it was a joke, but I just got an overall feeling that the customer did not come first in this place- which is an attitude which is ALWAYS eventually fatal to any business.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of Karibourgeois
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 3

Stopped in twice during vacation in NH and VT. Beer was overall of good quality and the food was standard. Atmosphere was really nice...sitting outdoors and having a few beers in the small town was really relaxing

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Photo of gr8fulbeerhead
4.16/5  rDev +9.8%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Photo of Oidmoe
3.3/5  rDev -12.9%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3.25 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3.5

Photo of JonMiller
4/5  rDev +5.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of ScottP
3.9/5  rDev +2.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of Kes_167
2.83/5  rDev -25.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 1 | service: 2.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3.75

I used to love the Woodstock Inn and would stop there after leaving the woods from backpacking in the White Mountains with my friends. Their food is pretty good,and they had some great beer on tap, with the Oatmeal Stout being my particular favorite! However in the last couple of years they have gone downhill big time!
I do not think they have much (if any) of a tap line cleaning schedule! ALL their beers on tap taste like FUNK every time I go now! I would just think it was a fluke and would order another different beer, and same thing, nasty funky beer. Everyone else I was with noticed it too! And it hasn't just been on one occasion, like I said EVERY time I have gone lately over the past couple of years, can't be a fluke!
They seem very busy all the time, so maybe they don't think they have the time to clean their lines, but if they keep it up I don't see it being busy much longer! Especially since there is another brewery that has opened next door in Lincoln (One Love, although I haven't tasted there yet).
I hope they adopt a scheduled frequent line cleaning policy soon, but I won't know anytime soon since I gave them enough of a chance and have written them off completely.
I won't be going back anytime soon!

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Photo of scxcrunner
3.8/5  rDev +0.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

I have gone for dinner a few times, good for the area but not a place i would seek out. Lots of outdoor seating, the beers were so so and the food was decent.

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Photo of Budlum
3.73/5  rDev -1.6%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.25

Photo of mpmcguire11
4.23/5  rDev +11.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of SawDog505
4.05/5  rDev +6.9%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Photo of hopsrus
3.64/5  rDev -4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3.5

Photo of morebeergood
3.69/5  rDev -2.6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.5

Stopped in here last Friday night (6/05/15) for dinner with my family. Surprisingly not busy. Sat at a table booth right near the windows. Nice bar area, with smaller rooms for seating with antique decorations. Service was great, as our waitress was friendly and checked in a few times. Food was good and enjoyed by all. Beers were decent, but none really blew us away. They offer 5 glass flights for $5.75. Small gift shop at the front selling beer and glasses. Brought a Woodstock growler from home and filled it for $9.50. A fun stop to see once, but not a place I'd head back to anytime soon. Wasn't that great.

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Photo of larryrestuccia
4.43/5  rDev +16.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of jco3
4.31/5  rDev +13.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 5

Photo of MLaVioletteJr
3.61/5  rDev -4.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of paulytasker
3.6/5  rDev -5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.75

Photo of lambpasty
3.59/5  rDev -5.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Photo of spycow
4/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of puboflyons
4/5  rDev +5.5%

The beers at the brewery tend to be more enjoyable to drink than they are from the bottle. It may be because many of the bottle ones are brewed under contract bu another brewery. The eatery is part of the Common Man chain of high quality restaurants in New Hampshire. There are some unique but also some old stand-by meals to choose from off the menu. Soup in a bread bowl is always a good choice.

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Photo of bluehende
4.25/5  rDev +12.1%

Photo of notSweeney
4.5/5  rDev +18.7%

Photo of JKV96
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

Photo of smanson56
4/5  rDev +5.5%

Photo of NHhomebrewguy
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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Woodstock Inn Brewery in North Woodstock, NH
86 out of 100 based on 46 ratings.
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