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Smokehouse Brewing Co.

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BEER AVG
3.89/5
Smokehouse Brewing Co.Smokehouse Brewing Co.
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

1130 Dublin Rd.
Columbus, Ohio, 43215
United States

(614) 485-0227 | map
smokehousebrewing.com

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BEER STATS
Beers:
37
Reviews:
159
Ratings:
275
PLACE STATS
Place Score:
92
Reviews:
51
Ratings:
72
Avg:
4.11
pDev:
6.81%
 
 
Taps:
12
Bottles/Cans:
20
Cask:
Y
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Reviews: 51 | Ratings: 72
Reviews by Yeastcakes:
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4.18/5  rDev +1.7%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Overall: Good beers, fast service, nice local food (German, Polish & burgers).
Food: They had a great list of burgers. I did not try the Sam I Am burger, but the server recommended it and I strongly considered it. It was a burger with ham, an egg and pesto. A friend got the Cleveland Burger (burger with pierogies and kielbasa sausage). I tried the schnitzel with spaetzle. It was a fine meal and it came out surprisingly fast.
Beers: I tried the Auld Curiosity (American Strong Ale). It had great body with the dark stone fruits characteristic of strong ales along with good resiny goodness. Amber color and light carbonation. I also got the Russian Imperial Stout. It was served a little cold and carbonated for my taste. But as it warmed great dark chocolate and dark fruit flavors came out.
Atmosphere: Cool old posters on the wall, but otherwise a pretty standard brew pub look. Long and deep as a restaurant. TV in front. Nice booths in the back.
Value: Pints and meals were pretty average pries.
Location: Right downtown near the convention center.

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Photo of househjj
4/5  rDev -2.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Marzen_Fan
3.64/5  rDev -11.4%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

We had a party of eight and everyone enjoyed their food. All of the beers were well done.

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Photo of JustinSparks
3.86/5  rDev -6.1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Photo of SaltofOH
3.35/5  rDev -18.5%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3 | food: 3

I've never been in when it's crowded, but the vibe is always very chill. Something about the decor right when you come in strikes me as weird, but the wood benches and bar are nice. Taps are mostly their own brews, but their beer is good, so I don't mind the modest selection. Really never looked at the bottles. Lots of single malts, probably second best in Columbus. Barbecue smelled awesome, but opting for lighter fare the bean veggie wrap was so-so. Service was adequate; the server brought us the right stuff, checked in twice, abc pre bussed.

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Photo of BigAlofOrion
4.2/5  rDev +2.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Photo of wapcap
4.03/5  rDev -1.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

They used to be called Barleys, but I dont think they were associated with the other one. The best beer (or the one I liked the best) came from this place in the Spring of 2012. Some sort of IPA, and it was very good. Beers are always good, and above average. It is a smokehouse, so the food is generally good, although I do not believe they source much local. It is family friendly and a good brewery to check out in C-Bus.

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Photo of kviper55
4.38/5  rDev +6.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Good bbq and service. scottish ale was very smooth.

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Photo of indianabeerman
4.24/5  rDev +3.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of zimm421
3.99/5  rDev -2.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Photo of BigRizz62
3/5  rDev -27%

Found the beers to be incredibly average. The food was incredibly average as well

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Photo of jminch
4.12/5  rDev +0.2%

Photo of JeffONeal
4/5  rDev -2.7%

Photo of Mdodge8837
3/5  rDev -27%

Photo of HoppyT
4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

Photo of wildcatboy
3.75/5  rDev -8.8%

Photo of brycevolk
4/5  rDev -2.7%

Photo of Farky87
4/5  rDev -2.7%

Photo of Lynn
4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

Photo of kvnklingler
4/5  rDev -2.7%

Photo of c_law
4.5/5  rDev +9.5%

Photo of Cynic-ale
4/5  rDev -2.7%

Photo of canawler
4.25/5  rDev +3.4%

Photo of Mothergoose03
3.86/5  rDev -6.1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.25

My wife, daughter and I stopped here on a Friday afternoon for a late lunch. The place was not busy so we received great service. The pub is located along a busy commercial street among other commercial businesses. A wood-plank fence surrounds a patio at the front of the building (probably for privacy and to help screen out traffic noise), and the interior of the building has a lot of wood trim that is very fitting for a pub and a smokehouse. A large bar sits in the middle of the dining area, and the brewing equipment is visible through a large window toward the rear.

My wife and I chose a sampler flight with 4 of the 8 beers that were available, and my daughter ordered a pint of the Octoberfest. There is a full page of guest beers that is also offered, and I chose a pint of an Octoberfest from another brewery so that we could have a comparison. All of the beers were very tasty and pretty much to style so that our evaluations ranged from a C+ to a B- ratings.

I love smoked foods so I was in heaven in this place. We all ordered a smoked meat entree from the extensive menu, and we all really enjoyed what we chose. The food probably was rated by each of us higher than the beers.

We enjoyed this place so that we'd go back again when in the area. If anyone who likes smoked meats and beer, this is your place.

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Smokehouse Brewing Co. in Columbus, OH
92 out of 100 based on 51 ratings.
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