Anchorage Brewing Company

Brewery, Bar, Beer-to-go

148 W 91st Ave
Anchorage, Alaska, 99515-1901
United States

(907) 360-5104 | map
anchoragebrewing.company

Notes:
BEER STATS
Average:
4.25
Beers:
118
Reviews:
2,002
Ratings:
8,110
PLACE STATS
Average:
4.63
Reviews:
11
Ratings:
38
pDev:
5.83%
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Reviews by TheBlueJerzzzz:
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TheBlueJerzzzz from Virginia

4.44/5  rDev -4.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Jul 18, 2016
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22Blue from Kansas

3.88/5  rDev -16.2%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Jun 24, 2019
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ColinatorAK from Alaska

4.68/5  rDev +1.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

This Brewery never fails to impress. Every new beer release is at a high level. Small tap room, but guest are allowed to walk the brewery and enjoy their beer. Very nice Atmosphere

May 10, 2019
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Anthony123 from Australia

5/5  rDev +8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

A world class barleywine

Feb 15, 2019
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Jernut81 from Alaska

4.86/5  rDev +5%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5

Dec 13, 2018
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Dactrius from Wisconsin

4.61/5  rDev -0.4%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4

Jul 11, 2018
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Cpmitchno1 from Virginia

4.62/5  rDev -0.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Jun 28, 2018
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HereWeGo from Michigan

4.68/5  rDev +1.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.25

Good music, good people. They don’t update their pour list online, so you never know what is on tap until you walk in. Usually about 8 of their own beers.

Jun 26, 2018
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AlaskaDave from Alaska

4.68/5  rDev +1.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.25

A down to earth Alaska man makes for a great lead brewer, good beer, and low key but great atmosphere. They have quickly outgrown this rather newer space due to their popularity, so plan accordingly if you intend to stop by, especially on a big release day. Dogs are allowed, as are children, which is nice. It is kinda located in a weird area of town, but with the newer king street building coming in next door, and other nearby buildings popping up, the area will likely seem less random sooner rather than later.

May 31, 2018
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kylehay2004 from Illinois

4.48/5  rDev -3.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

May 13, 2018
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509WA-Cougs from Washington

5/5  rDev +8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

I waited in line for their release of DWTD (an Amazing Beer). I have to say, even with how rude some of the locals were to Gabe ( the owner), he and his employees treated us out of town folk (from Washington) like we had been friends for years. [Service, 5 out of 5] The inside of the brewery is beautiful, very clean setup, the tasting room is very nice and you can go in a little outside area and sit around one of the 2 fires. The place feels as every brewery should. [Vibe 5 out of 5] Try DWTD or one of their Saisons, you'll agree. [Quality 5 out of 5] I think there was about 8 total beers on tap, a fair selection, IPA's sours, Bwines, something for everyone. All in all this brewery is a 5 star business, amust stop location if you're ever in Alaska.

Nov 09, 2017
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Ristaccia from Nebraska

5/5  rDev +8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Nov 01, 2017
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oldmankoch from Tennessee

4.33/5  rDev -6.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Oct 30, 2017
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flagmantho from Washington

4.41/5  rDev -4.8%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

I visited Anchorage Brewing two days ago and absolutely loved it. It was hands-down my favorite brewery stop in Anchorage. The build-out is great, with wood-cladded brite tanks and local artwork hung everywhere; its location is a little out of the way but it seemed like a great place to hang out. The quality is outstanding; they do a great job with their mostly-oaked and mostly-Bretted beers. They had 10 beers on tap when I visited, including a Mikkeller collaboration and a Mikkeller contract brew. This place is absolutely worth a visit; if you can only stop at one Anchorage brewery, make this one it.

Sep 12, 2017
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Minnesota_beer_guy from Minnesota

4.28/5  rDev -7.6%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3.75

Aug 28, 2017
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Radcpa from Washington

4.54/5  rDev -1.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Anchorage brewing is the premier brewery for Alaska. Their tasting room is very modern with a wide selection of most of their beers except ADWTD which is disappointing. Plenty on tap. They also have a wide variety of bottles but they need to update their reader board since two variations of Darkest Hour were available in bottles but not on the posted list. Staff very friendly and helpful.

Aug 18, 2017
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Ironnomad from Montana

4.5/5  rDev -2.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Mar 05, 2017
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South2NW from Oregon

4.75/5  rDev +2.6%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5

Oct 22, 2016
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sirzekel from Georgia

4.57/5  rDev -1.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Only been open for a few months. Can see Mt McKinley from the main room on a good day. Rooftop overlooks the city and also the northern view toward Denali. Brew house is glasses in, set behind the bar, giving you a great bar room atmosphere. Tap list includes ales, lagers, and small batches. Service is great, with lots of bartenders who are knowledgable about the area. Descent gift shop. They have growler and crowler (32oz can) options to take home.

Jul 28, 2016
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cherche from Washington

5/5  rDev +8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Jun 21, 2016
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rspauldi from Texas

4.11/5  rDev -11.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Jun 10, 2016
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eire from Alaska

4.39/5  rDev -5.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.5

Mar 26, 2016
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Buffaloplaid from Virginia

4.79/5  rDev +3.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5

Dec 31, 2015
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swid from Missouri

4.08/5  rDev -11.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Nov 19, 2015
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garylite from Connecticut

5/5  rDev +8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

I've been toying with the idea of RV road tripping from New England to Anchorage and this place sealed the deal for next summer. I put their beer and vibe right there with Surly, 3 Floyds, Treehouse, Lawson, Alchemists. Never been in a brewery with so many great lines flowing at the same time. Scariest thing is they are brand new.. Bravo

Sep 11, 2015
Anchorage Brewing Company in Anchorage, AK
Brewery rating: 4.25 out of 5 with 8110 ratings