Hi-Wire Brewing

Hi-Wire BrewingHi-Wire Brewing
Hi-Wire BrewingHi-Wire Brewing
Brewery, Bar, Beer-to-go

197 Hilliard Ave
Asheville, North Carolina, 28801-3616
United States

(828) 575-9675 | map

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Ratings by jacobk1997:
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Rated by jacobk1997 from Georgia

4.08/5  rDev +4.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Jun 20, 2021
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Rated: 4.31 by DrBass from Maryland

Aug 13, 2021
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Reviewed by clayrock81 from Florida

3.93/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75
Hard to fairly grade as place is small as it is and then with limited indoor capacity to COVID the place is only allowed about 25 people. This meant a real chill vibe, although that's not a bad thing, and the service was rather prompt since it was rather hard for a line to form. The beers there seem to vary in style and the beers I tried were pretty good so this place is worth checking out.
Aug 20, 2020
Rated: 5 by ChrisCharles from North Carolina

May 24, 2020
Rated: 3.82 by Taphouse_Traveler from Florida

Jun 17, 2019
Rated: 4.25 by tjcarbone from New Jersey

Oct 07, 2018
Rated: 1.4 by Lare453 from Florida

Aug 06, 2018
Rated: 4.18 by StevoQ452 from Virginia

Aug 06, 2018
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Reviewed by StonedTrippin from Colorado

4.39/5  rDev +12.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25
one of the top taprooms and breweries in asheville as far as i am concerned, this place is awesome, and making some absolutely killer beers right now. i am so glad we made it in. they seem to have a couple informal series for beers, including some cool wild stuff in some of the sexiest packaging i have seen, and some more basic hoppy stuff, and just about everything i had from these guys, both here and around town while i was there, was awesome. their space is nice, hillside there with a mellow working brewery vibe in the evening, packed with thirsty guests but still comfortable and mellow. a couple of the ipa types blew me away, a brut ipa was tremendous, as was a mosaic focused one called hi pitch. i liked their brett saison a little less, but found just about everything else to be great. incredible service, the gal was so kind, talkative, and welcoming, and the knowledge of the brand and beers was there for sure. relaxed space and high end beers, everything about it was worth the trip in, and i now understand why everyone in asheville thinks they rule, because they do! dont go here and not stop in...
Jul 25, 2018
Rated: 3.92 by ladle69 from Florida

Apr 24, 2018
Rated: 4.08 by StoutAtTheDevil from Alabama

Mar 24, 2018
Rated: 3.86 by socon67 from New York

Dec 23, 2017
Rated: 4.54 by SmokySignals from North Carolina

Oct 17, 2017
Rated: 4 by WheelsPSU from New Jersey

Oct 03, 2017
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Reviewed by FFFjunkie from Illinois

3.71/5  rDev -5.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.75
This place was okay. The servers could have been a bit friendlier or less busy. The place had some solid beers and some not so solid. We ordered 6 different pints and 3 were great and the other 3 were not so great. Overall vibe was nice the servers just seemed real busy.
Sep 08, 2017
Rated: 4.1 by seanchai from Virginia

Jul 26, 2017
Rated: 4.25 by jbarry3000 from North Carolina

Jul 08, 2017
Rated: 4 by Zekenyce from New Jersey

Jun 11, 2017
Rated: 4.23 by iRun2Beer from Minnesota

Jun 01, 2017
Rated: 3.74 by Grackos from Florida

Dec 27, 2016
Rated: 3.36 by StoutLover14 from Illinois

Dec 12, 2016
Rated: 4.03 by Ej8 from Georgia

Nov 25, 2016
Rated: 4.5 by justinm4bama from Alabama

Sep 28, 2016
Rated: 4.25 by BowmanR from Louisiana

Aug 17, 2016
Rated: 3.53 by schroeder1200 from New Jersey

Aug 16, 2016
Rated: 4.02 by McAndrew from North Carolina

Jul 22, 2016
Rated: 3.91 by Miles_in_beer_city from North Carolina

Jul 09, 2016
Rated: 4.25 by atlbravsrno1 from New Hampshire

Jul 03, 2016
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Reviewed by Hayden34 from Georgia

4.36/5  rDev +11.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4
Happened upon this brewery completely on accident after leaving the Wicked Weed Funkatorium. Just so happened it was also $2 Tuesdays with $2 pints! I absolutely loved the vibe of the place and the beer was excellent (not to mention $2!). I really loved the open wall facing the street with a bar to sit and people watch. Great place!
Jun 27, 2016
Rated: 3.86 by Johntomk from Tennessee

May 30, 2016
Rated: 3.86 by Graham19840 from Florida

May 25, 2016
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Reviewed by Gavage from Nevada

3.97/5  rDev +1.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25
This is the smaller tasting room of the two Hi-Wire places in town. A bar with about 8 stools is located in the middle of what looks like an old garage that was turned into a brewery. A few tables adorn the place. Concrete floors and a general feeling of dinginess is around but you know it is clean enough for brewing. There were about 15 beers on draft. The several pints I had on two separate visits were good. Service was a bit slow, despite the smaller crowds.
Apr 02, 2016
Rated: 4.07 by redfish2942 from South Carolina

Mar 15, 2016
Rated: 3.63 by ha-sheem from North Carolina

Feb 24, 2016
Rated: 3.92 by qcghost from North Carolina

Feb 15, 2016
Rated: 3.96 by ArkyVaughan from New Jersey

Jan 21, 2016
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Reviewed by KTCamm from New Jersey

4.51/5  rDev +15.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75
This review is for the Biltmore Village location.

Broad open warehouse style space, with a long bar, open high tables, and then rows of picnic tables before the roped off brewing area. There's an outdoor space I didn't check out.

The vibe was subdued while I was there - but it was cozy, comfortable, and the bartenders were friendly an helpful. 15 beers on tap, and $8 gets you nice sized pours of four of them. I was impressed by the consistent quality of the brews - all solid, no clunkers, and lots of interesting options (the habanero porter comes to mind). And feel free to bring in some food from the pizza place next door.

On the outskirts of Asheville but highly recommend a visit when in town.
Jan 03, 2016
Rated: 3.44 by CSFolks from North Carolina

Nov 21, 2015
Rated: 3.99 by KingEdward from North Carolina

Oct 30, 2015
Rated: 3.09 by yaksurf from North Carolina

Sep 19, 2015
Hi-Wire Brewing in Asheville, NC
Brewery rating: 3.88 out of 5 with 2512 ratings