Toppling Goliath Brewing Company

Toppling Goliath Brewing CompanyToppling Goliath Brewing Company
Toppling Goliath Brewing CompanyToppling Goliath Brewing Company
Brewery, Bar, Beer-to-go

1600 Prosperity Rd
Decorah, Iowa, 52101
United States

(563) 387-6700 | map
tgbrews.com

Notes:
BEER STATS
Average:
4.41
Beers:
88
Reviews:
5,188
Ratings:
31,417
PLACE STATS
Average:
4.53
Reviews:
65
Ratings:
346
pDev:
10.15%
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Reviews by A1836:
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A1836 from California

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

Sep 16, 2020
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SolarPower36 from Florida

5/5  rDev +10.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Oct 11, 2020
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RandyHocken from Iowa

4.53/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Sep 20, 2020
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jpbolton from Maryland

4.24/5  rDev -6.4%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

May 29, 2020
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Condish

4.58/5  rDev +1.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Feb 24, 2020
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Jeff-Iowa1 from Iowa

3.71/5  rDev -18.1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 2.5 | selection: 4.25

I have been in the old brewery 2015 and 2017. Looking forward to going to the new facility also. Very nice area and town.

Feb 04, 2020
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jschott75 from Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -6.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Jan 19, 2020
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Walzert from Iowa

5/5  rDev +10.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Dec 08, 2019
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hafchicken

4.06/5  rDev -10.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 5 | selection: 3

Oct 25, 2019
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Ozzylizard from Pennsylvania

4.4/5  rDev -2.9%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 5

Toppling Goliath seems to be in the middle of nowhere but it’s very easy to find using iPhone directions. The new, modern building has adequate parking and outside tables. Inside, there is a store area where beer to go and other items (hats, tee-shirts, openers, etc.) are available. The receipt from this area is itemized. There are multiple tables and booths available in the bar/dining area, as well as tables and conference rooms on the second floor. Rest rooms are clean and adequate. The food was excellent (I had the pork bahn mi and my wife had the house burger). Service was adequate but not stellar, but then we were there about 1600 on a Tuesday. The TVs over the bar were turned down and were not distracting. The only real complaint I have is the poor acoustics. Throughout the entire meal we could hear someone pontificating about something but could neither understand the words nor locate the speaker. Overall, I’ll make a side-trip there again.

Oct 24, 2019
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eithne from Minnesota

4.62/5  rDev +2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

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Pseudo Sue
Mornin' Delight
Mornin' Latte

Sep 16, 2019
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Victory_Sabre1973 from Minnesota

4.83/5  rDev +6.6%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5

18 beers on tap. Tons of seating. Got an area for events. Beer to go. Beer is top notch. If you're anywhere close to Decorah, Iowa, you must stop here.

Sep 08, 2019
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GeorgeAKeim from Oregon

4.77/5  rDev +5.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5

Aug 18, 2019
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Old_Dead_Oak from Wisconsin

4.87/5  rDev +7.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75

Jul 13, 2019
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gatornation from Minnesota

4.25/5  rDev -6.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

This is a destination a monument to Toppling Goliath Brewing. It sits outside of the downtown old Decorah tap house by a couple of miles. Its large with outdoor seating and fire pits,Inside is a large two story tap room with a fireplace and a north wood cabin feel. A bar with a kitchen and brew to go cooler right when you walk in. Plenty of seating with a nice wait staff. 15 or so brews on tap with flights available. Very nicely done.

Jun 22, 2019
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coz from Illinois

4.23/5  rDev -6.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Mar 31, 2019
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Justonemore91 from New York

5/5  rDev +10.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Feb 22, 2019
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jakekudo from Massachusetts

3.61/5  rDev -20.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3 | selection: 3

Feb 05, 2019
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johnareisch from Connecticut

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

Jan 25, 2019
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greensleeves73 from Kansas

5/5  rDev +10.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Jan 24, 2019
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oldmankoch from Tennessee

4.37/5  rDev -3.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Jan 17, 2019
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JoelSr from Wisconsin

4.06/5  rDev -10.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Jan 06, 2019
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mmoore9363 from Arizona

5/5  rDev +10.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Best taproom I've ever been in. Great Selection. Great service. Even greater beer!

Dec 29, 2018
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sholcomb1122 from Connecticut

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

Dec 28, 2018
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HOTMU from Nebraska

4.62/5  rDev +2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 5

Excellent location and space compared to the original location. I could really tell this brewery I visited years ago was starting to make a large impact on the craft scene. I was very impressed with the spaciousness and high availability of the beers that they offered. I only wish I would have spent more time there than what I did. Really looking forward to going back next year.

Dec 24, 2018
Toppling Goliath Brewing Company in Decorah, IA
Brewery rating: 4.41 out of 5 with 31417 ratings