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Sun Up Brewing Co.

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BA SCORE
3.82/5
Very Good
272 Ratings
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery, Beer-to-go

322 E Camelback Rd
Phoenix, Arizona, 85012-1614
United States

(602) 279-8909 | map
sunupbrewing.com

Notes:
Formerly known as Brewer's Den and as Sonora Brewhouse.

Added by Todd

BEER STATS
Beers:
28
Reviews:
81
Ratings:
272
PLACE STATS
BA Score:
4.04/5
Reviews:
46
Ratings:
80
pDev:
10.4%
 
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Reviews by BigBry:
Photo of BigBry
3.83/5  rDev -5.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Although it was a long walk from my hotel, it was definatley worth the time it took to get there. Quite a small space, but clean and inviting, waitresses were pleasant and knowledgable about their beers. I sat at the bar with a few other locals enjoying a quiet afternoon. Only a couple other tables were occupied with out of towners. 5 beers, 1 soda on tap, plus a cask - small selection, but all seemed pretty good (based on listening to the conversations around me). I had the Vanilla Porter and Trooper IPA, along with a bowl of chili for lunch. All was very well enjoyed, I could have easily stayed and spent the entire afternoon and evening just hanging out here. Local, small town feel, glad to have experienced this place.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of nunitn
4.7/5  rDev +16.3%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Amazing food great service great beer

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Photo of kylehay2004
4/5  rDev -1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25

Photo of beervionics
3.81/5  rDev -5.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 3 | food: 3

Sun up has a nice, small taproom-type vibe. There's seating for about 8 at the main bar and about 7-10 booths with larger tables outside and another bar adjacent to the patio for overflow which offers opportunities to speak to the brewers occassionally. Bartenders are very friendly as well as the regulars. The beer selection is somewhat limited but tasty. The food is so-so. They also make an excellent root beer worth trying.

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Photo of mkyer
4/5  rDev -1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of BigGold
4.33/5  rDev +7.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

SunUp has two small bars, one classic brewery bar with view of the brewery through glass, the other rather midwestern in feel, with primarily southwestern menu items. The selection of SunUp beer in draft is broad, and the primary draw, White Russian Imperial Stout, is unusually but wisely available year-round. A few canned beers are available for take-away.

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Photo of CRaud
4.31/5  rDev +6.7%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 3.5

White russian is an amazing imperial stout! Creamy chocolate with a touch of espresso in the finish.

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Photo of AGoodStout
3.88/5  rDev -4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Photo of mclark4959
4.25/5  rDev +5.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Photo of Mohawkhitchhiker
3.89/5  rDev -3.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3 | service: 5 | selection: 4

Photo of pappabear1960
4.79/5  rDev +18.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.75

Meso Happy IPA and Hair of the Monk with Cherries Belgian Trippel were awesome.

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Photo of OnePuttBlunder
4/5  rDev -1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Photo of tjcamm
3.61/5  rDev -10.6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.25 | food: 4

Photo of holder1422
4.09/5  rDev +1.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Sixpoint
4.15/5  rDev +2.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Photo of tjumfrid
4.36/5  rDev +7.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of cbcrunch
3.78/5  rDev -6.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Photo of Kylo76
3.88/5  rDev -4%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of gkoz
4/5  rDev -1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Dale_Ranger
4.65/5  rDev +15.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 5 | service: 4 | selection: 5 | food: 5

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3.56/5  rDev -11.9%
vibe: 2.5 | quality: 3 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3.5

Photo of breadwinner
4.35/5  rDev +7.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of bsuedekum
3/5  rDev -25.7%

Photo of MonkeyPilates
3.75/5  rDev -7.2%

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3/5  rDev -25.7%

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Sun Up Brewing Co. in Phoenix, AZ
Brewery rating: 3.82 out of 5 with 272 ratings
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