McFate Brewing Company

BA SCORE
3.93/5
428 Ratings
PLACE INFO

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

7337 E Shea Blvd
Ste 105
Scottsdale, Arizona, 85260-6465
United States

(480) 994-1275 | map
fatebrewing.com

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Added by adam84s on 12-04-2012

BEER STATS
Beers:
73
Reviews:
62
Ratings:
428
PLACE STATS
BA Score:
4.26/5
Reviews:
20
Ratings:
68
pDev:
9.39%
 
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Photo of kylehay2004
4/5  rDev -6.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of denver10
4/5  rDev -6.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of NSEbeeradventure
4.4/5  rDev +3.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

McFate has a good selection of different kinds of beers! Food menu is normal brewery, burger, pizza, salads, apps, etc. Best place for beer with spice in the Phoenix area I have found. My issue is it is in Scottsdale so you have to be prepared for that type of crowd. The staff is super friendly and the location has a very chill modern atomsphere with seating inside and outside, but can get very loud depending on how many people are there. If you have a hard time choosing beer, can always choose off their beer wall based off the adorable designed boards they have.

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Photo of DoubleJ
4.17/5  rDev -2.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

A gem in the city of Scottsdale, Fate Brewing offers a multitude of quality styles and a cozy atmosphere. Small food plates are offered along with their dozen beers, ranging from a golden ale and Vienna lager to an Irish Red and Export Stout. Not much in the way of a really strong beer, but a number of very easy drinking beers available.The hatch chile version of their golden ale was very fun to drink as well as their hoppy Red Ale. I would have loved to spend more time at this place, however dinner plans got in the way.

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Photo of 98green
4.51/5  rDev +5.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Stopped by on a Sunday afternoon. The bar is large and modern with a nice vibe. 12 of their own beers on tap with a nice cross section of styles. I didn't have any food. I'd be happy to hang out here if I lived in the neighborhood

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Photo of einman
4.29/5  rDev +0.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4

Photo of 50StateBeerTour
3.59/5  rDev -15.7%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Photo of Sammy
3.96/5  rDev -7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Photo of Resuin
4/5  rDev -6.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.75

Photo of jschott75
4/5  rDev -6.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Sixpoint
4.3/5  rDev +0.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of PassMeAZima
4.25/5  rDev -0.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of MonkeyBread
4.54/5  rDev +6.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of tjumfrid
4.55/5  rDev +6.8%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of JohnCassillo
3.53/5  rDev -17.1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of NJB145
3.5/5  rDev -17.8%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.25 | food: 4

Photo of kevindp9
4.13/5  rDev -3.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of SaisonRichBiere
4.11/5  rDev -3.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.5

Cool, low key, inline strip mall spot. They only had 4 of their own beers on when I was there, but they had some cool guest drafts. Great brick oven pizza that goes great with good beer. Server was cool and attentive. I would go back any time I was in the area for sure.

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Photo of Hop_God
3.2/5  rDev -24.9%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.25 | service: 4 | selection: 2.5 | food: 3

Service was good.

Food was fair.

Beer was underwhelming and very few options to choose from.

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Photo of breadwinner
4.64/5  rDev +8.9%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4.75

Cream of the crop in AZ, as far as I'm concerned, and with a huge 2nd location set to open in Summer of 2015. This review is for the original location, a cozy little joint with window views of the 7 BBL system, as well as a brick oven pizza in back (excellent pizzas here). Beer is high quality, staff is friendly, vibe is great, pretty much what you'd want in a nice little neighborhood brewpub...well, that and excellent beer, which is available in spades.

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Photo of fishthe
4.1/5  rDev -3.8%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of Dangladpb
4.45/5  rDev +4.5%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of Kylo76
4.53/5  rDev +6.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Fantastic brewery, still hits and misses but as a small batch brewery they really have more quality than misses. They are doing things older breweries wished they could accomplish, Steve McFate is a seriously great guy as well!

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Photo of Scobu
4.75/5  rDev +11.5%

Really enjoyed the beer and food.

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Photo of tat2matt
4.75/5  rDev +11.5%

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McFate Brewing Company in Scottsdale, AZ
Brewery rating: 3.93 out of 5 with 428 ratings
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