Bruisin' Ales

259 Ratings

Type: Store

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

(828) 252-8999 | map

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

Added by jatallah on 12-20-2006

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Ratings: 259 |  Reviews: 157
Photo of Ieatplates
4.79/5  rDev +6.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5

Photo of bcp5296d
4.08/5  rDev -9.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of Harvest06
4.71/5  rDev +4.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5

Photo of jpskydawg
2.76/5  rDev -38.8%
vibe: 2.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 1 | selection: 3.75

Came in to grab some beers to take back home and the Guy checking out everyone was a total douche. Asked a question about a beer and he acted like it pained him to answer.. Selection is ok, somewhat small. I'm going to try app vintners instead today.

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Photo of Jenebauer
4.32/5  rDev -4.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of DrMindbender
5/5  rDev +10.9%

Photo of jshusc
4.75/5  rDev +5.3%

Photo of Pourharddrinkslow
2/5  rDev -55.7%

Pretentious atmosphere, tried to get a workers attention but he was posted up flirting with some girl. Prices are also more expensive than other stores around. Did not feel I was "worthy" to be in their presence. Appalachian Vintner was much friendlier and cool.

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Photo of KMitch
5/5  rDev +10.9%

Photo of CavemanRamblin
3.75/5  rDev -16.9%

Photo of MOVERTON1284
4/5  rDev -11.3%

Great location but overpriced and the staff was not very friendly. They have a lot of bottles but the store is very small so it gets crowded fast. Prices are a few dollars more than the other large bottle shop in town.

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4.5/5  rDev -0.2%

Photo of andyctree
4.5/5  rDev -0.2%

Photo of kjc111
5/5  rDev +10.9%

Photo of AlexFields
4.25/5  rDev -5.8%

Photo of fehrminator
4/5  rDev -11.3%

Photo of Sunstealer
3.5/5  rDev -22.4%

Photo of thatoneguymike
3.75/5  rDev -16.9%

Photo of crazyninjamaster
5/5  rDev +10.9%

Photo of aleckpa
5/5  rDev +10.9%

Photo of jaswilson2
4.25/5  rDev -5.8%

Photo of Smoky54
4.5/5  rDev -0.2%

Photo of humuloner22
4/5  rDev -11.3%

The selection was alright, it was a small place and a pain in the ass to find parking. I have had people tell me for ages about how great this place is. I wasn't all that impressed. I know of two stores that have a much better selection and are not all that much bigger. One is Peabody's in Boone and the other is Sam's Quick Shop in Durham. Overall, if I was in Asheville staying downtown and needed some beer for the room, then I would go here, but, I wouldn't go out of my way. Unless I missed some other room full of beer. I asked for a few things I figured would be hard to find and they didn't have them. I found the same beer I was looking for down the road at Appalachian Vintner.

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4.75/5  rDev +5.3%

Photo of petermethot
4.25/5  rDev -5.8%

Bruisin' Ales in Asheville, NC
Place rating: 4.51 out of 5 with 259 ratings
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