Cigar City Brewing

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Cigar City BrewingCigar City Brewing
BA SCORE
3.94/5
Very Good
49,448 Ratings
Cigar City BrewingCigar City Brewing
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Beer-to-go

3924 W Spruce St
Tampa, Florida, 33607-2441
United States

(813) 348-6363 | map
cigarcitybrewing.com

Notes:
Oskar Blues acquired Cigar City in 2016

Added by BeerAdvocate on 07-26-2008

BEER STATS
Beers:
270
Reviews:
9,682
Ratings:
49,448
PLACE STATS
BA Score:
4.53/5
Reviews:
232
Ratings:
744
pDev:
10.6%
 
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Ratings: 744 |  Reviews: 232
Photo of larryarms847
3.88/5  rDev -14.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4

Taproom is filled with a bunch of snobs. The tenders are identical as they throw shade at everyone that walks in. Kind of bullshit. Was from out of town and knew nothing about their brews, but couldn't get the time of day from any of the employees. The beer is good, their service is fucking terrible, and that is being nice.

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Photo of BeerandLoathing
4.97/5  rDev +9.7%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

This place will always be my favorite brewery in Florida. Outstanding customer service, excellent beers, and delightful patrons. Really hard to find a better brewery in Florida IMHO.

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Photo of orangesol
4.25/5  rDev -6.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Joe_rp04
4.78/5  rDev +5.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of Kev-a-Beer
4.28/5  rDev -5.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

We really enjoy this brewery and the tap room. The tap room is at the brewery and quite large compared to some we have visited. Cool swag, Crowlers, and good beer.

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Photo of Foxman27
4.44/5  rDev -2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 5

Photo of heddar33
4.5/5  rDev -0.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of mkh012
4.47/5  rDev -1.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

The brewery itself is clean and comfortable but nothing to write home about, really, so I'll just speak to the selection. Cigar City has multiple very good beers, e.g., Jai Alai, Guayabera, Hunahpu, Oatmeal Raisin Cookie Brown Ale, and Cafe Con Leche. They have 20ish things on tap and some bottles (like Hunaphu) that you can buy. The bottles are all pricey but stuff you probably wouldn't be able to get otherwise, without trading. Everything they make is solid. Go if you're in Tampa.

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Photo of grahuba
3.96/5  rDev -12.6%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Richie_C_Johnson
3.86/5  rDev -14.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3

Mostly IPA's and a few others. Sours were not very good. Thought i would enjoy this place more.

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Photo of qcghost
4.44/5  rDev -2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Rdagley823
4.67/5  rDev +3.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5

Photo of RickyBfromCT
4.91/5  rDev +8.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of bigdog3838
4.5/5  rDev -0.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.75

Photo of JamesLeung
4/5  rDev -11.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

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

Photo of CobraDC23
4.66/5  rDev +2.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of FlaS4
4.43/5  rDev -2.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 5

Photo of malf922
4.33/5  rDev -4.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 5

Photo of oldmankoch
4.33/5  rDev -4.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Photo of bigcountrylutz
4.26/5  rDev -6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 5

Photo of BillRoth
4.35/5  rDev -4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Fun place. Great people. Two bars and 20 CC Beers to try. Good range Inc 4 intros and 2 on cask. Current tap lineup was pretty good but too many MOR beers. Some very good but little exemplary. A couple of experimental beers were interesting. Vintage bottles of great stuff / fairly priced but on premises drinking only really limits ability to taste and savor. Unless you come as a group and share the bombers. Cooler had a number of choices for 4/6 packs... and a couple of BA singles. All in all plenty to try and still take some home. Staff are awesome, friendly and super knowledgeable.
Would definitely recommend for a visit if in Tampa/St Pete area.

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Photo of wjbent
4.27/5  rDev -5.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Alequine
4.4/5  rDev -2.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Lukass
4.15/5  rDev -8.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

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Cigar City Brewing in Tampa, FL
Brewery rating: 3.94 out of 5 with 49,448 ratings