Red Rock Brewing Company

BEER AVG
3.57/5
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery, Homebrew, Beer-to-go

254 S 200 W
Salt Lake City, Utah, 84101-1801
United States

(801) 521-7446 | map
redrockbrewing.com

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BEER STATS
Beers:
52
Ratings:
570
Reviews:
232
PLACE STATS
Score:
86
Ratings:
59
Reviews:
35
Avg:
3.79
pDev:
10.82%
 
 
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Ratings: 59 |  Reviews: 35
Reviews by nortmand:
Photo of nortmand
3.8/5  rDev +0.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3 | food: 4.5

Nice place, considering the hugely conservative Mormon base in this city.
Pretty typical brewpub atmosphere, modern art and architectural influence, with a big ass wood fire pizza stove a bit behind the bar.
Beer was actually pretty good. Although beer above 4% is not allowed on draft in Utah, the brewers are very creative and turn out several excellent session beers.
Very prompt and friendly service, definite thumbs up there.
There are several beers on tap, but 3 or 4 of them are quite similar, though I must say that the nitro mild was excellent.
The food was great. Top notch, high quality food is the name of the game in Salt Lake, and this is no exception. Had a pizza, was excellent, and very reasonably priced.
Pretty good place to check out in Salt Lake, but the nearby Squatters brewpub is a better bet.

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Photo of hawkssb04
4.18/5  rDev +10.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Besides having great beer, the food here is great. My wife doesn't drink beer, but always wants to come here just for the food. The pub/restaurant is awesome, and the only part that prevents me from giving it five stars is that parking is limited, and there are a lot of vagrants in the area.

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Photo of Wasatch
3.88/5  rDev +2.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.5

Been here many time. Food and beer is really good, but some of those UT laws can fuck it up.

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Photo of mojohawk21
4.44/5  rDev +17.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of Ironnomad
4.43/5  rDev +16.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Sneakybeat
3.59/5  rDev -5.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.5 | food: 2.75

Photo of benloho
4.46/5  rDev +17.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of timsoder
4.15/5  rDev +9.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.75

I've been a long time fan of Redrock. They are one of the most underrated brewers in Utah, IMHO. Excellent food; try the pizzas or the fish and chips, and a small but exceptional set of beers. The Elephino is a great double IPA and the Drioma a solid imperial stout. Their first foray into barrel aging, the Furlong, was outstanding. Overall, highly recommended.

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Photo of IDABEERGUY
4.41/5  rDev +16.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of DerwinWentworth
3.68/5  rDev -2.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3

Photo of Smak_Hermann
3.55/5  rDev -6.3%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.5 | service: 2.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of MFMB
4.03/5  rDev +6.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of Gkruszewski
3.64/5  rDev -4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.75

Photo of chrisjws
3.5/5  rDev -7.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Photo of IckyT2012
4.4/5  rDev +16.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Food is better than the beer. Eat anything on the menu. Any accompanying beer is very good to wash it down

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Photo of outoffocus
3.86/5  rDev +1.8%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.75

Photo of mdruce
5/5  rDev +31.9%

Photo of Redrover
3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

This is an easy place to spot due to some nice signage.

It is a large L shaped space with lots of perimeter seating. The bar is also L shaped and is near the open kitchen with a wood fired pizza oven.

The decor reminds me a bit of what a corporate committee designing a brewpub would come up with. There is some exposed brick and ductwork, a concrete floor, granite bar and a swag station in front. It's not bad, but feels a bit sterile. It was crowded on a Tuesday evening, so they are doing something right.

The menu is large and I thought my choices were pretty tasty.

Service at the bar was a mixed bag. The two tenders seemed a bit overwhelmed and given the size and crowds, I thought they could use one more. One of the guys was nice and jovial, the other was a trifle surly and a bit stressed out. The guy next to me was livid at his poor service, my experience was slightly better. Note as the crowds thinned out, the service really ramped-up which tells me they do need a third bartender…

Beer selection is decent with 10 house drafts and 10 house bottles. The bottles are 500ml and priced fairly at $6.50 and drafts are also well priced at $4.75.

I would revisit, but have found other places in SLC that I like better

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4.75/5  rDev +25.3%

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4/5  rDev +5.5%

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3.5/5  rDev -7.7%

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4/5  rDev +5.5%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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3.75/5  rDev -1.1%

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Red Rock Brewing Company in Salt Lake City, UT
3.57 out of 5 based on 570 ratings.
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