Bruisin' Ales

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4.51/5
World-Class
264 Ratings
PLACE INFO

Type: Store

66 Broadway St
Ste 1
Asheville, North Carolina, 28801-2916
United States

(828) 252-8999 | map
bruisin-ales.com

Notes:
Closed Monday
Tuesday - Thursday: 12pm - 8pm
Friday - Saturday: 12pm - 9pm
Sunday: 12pm - 4pm

Added by jatallah on 12-20-2006

PLACE STATS
Reviews:
159
Ratings:
264
pDev:
10.86%
 
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Ratings: 264 |  Reviews: 159
Photo of House1680
1.6/5  rDev -64.5%
vibe: 1 | quality: 2 | service: 1 | selection: 2

Tried to have two limited release beers shipped to me. The release dates were two weeks apart. Talked to them on the day of the first release, they told me it wouldn't be a problem to hold a six pack until the second beer was released. They promised to call me the day the 2nd beer was in stock. Not only did they not call me, they also sold the 6-pack of the 1st beer they were holding. All I got from the is laughed at on the phone for trying to buy the 2nd release beer after it sold out and a weak promise that more of the 1st release beer would show up even though it was also sold out.

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Photo of StoutAtTheDevil
4.5/5  rDev -0.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Cpmitchno1
4.45/5  rDev -1.3%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of TNeedles
4.5/5  rDev -0.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of GregJ
4.67/5  rDev +3.5%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5

Excellent service and very knowledgable staff

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Photo of hopheaddeluxe
4.19/5  rDev -7.1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

small store near downtown with boxing gloves on the sign. Parking in the area was a problem. Once i found a spot the store had a good selection. Service was average. Plus you can order from them online and have it shipped to you if you want it that bad.(freak of Nature). Great store.

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Photo of charlieparnell
4.76/5  rDev +5.5%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 5

Photo of jloomis
4.79/5  rDev +6.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 5

Photo of mlockman
3.21/5  rDev -28.8%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3 | selection: 3.25

Not as large a selection as Tasty Beverage Co., but a large selection in its own right with lots of imported and local brews, both six-packs and individuals, as well as bombers and an extensive glassware selection. Also, the cutest little dog roams the shop seeking attention.

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Photo of PassMeAZima
5/5  rDev +10.9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of khargro2
4.15/5  rDev -8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

The first place that I went in Asheville was Bruisin' Ales, and I was not disappointed. A relatively small shop on the main strip of Asheville and not far from the highway. It cost me $1.00 to park.

It is easy to find the local beers of NC and everything was well organized. Wicked Weed, Fullsteam, Burial, even several breweries from NC that I had never heard of. There was only one person working and they were very knowledgeable and helpful when asked upon, but otherwise let me go about my business. Great selection! I was able to get a good mix of what I was looking for without knocking out my budget.

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Photo of KingEdward
4.87/5  rDev +8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75

Photo of Jfishe13313
4.07/5  rDev -9.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Eziel
4.9/5  rDev +8.6%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5

Photo of italianstallion
4.5/5  rDev -0.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of MarshallBirdhouse
4.07/5  rDev -9.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of jfstilling
4.47/5  rDev -0.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Johntomk
4.93/5  rDev +9.3%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75

Photo of greencovesteve
4.36/5  rDev -3.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Photo of JuliusPepperwood
4.31/5  rDev -4.4%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of emeyer
4.35/5  rDev -3.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Keelin
4.65/5  rDev +3.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Photo of HookemHoos
4.03/5  rDev -10.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of BGsWo22
4/5  rDev -11.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of Thirstygoat
4.6/5  rDev +2%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Bruisin' Ales in Asheville, NC
Place rating: 4.51 out of 5 with 264 ratings