Ballast Point Brewing Company - Miramar

BA SCORE
98
world-class

46 Ratings
Ballast Point Brewing Company - MiramarBallast Point Brewing Company - Miramar
PLACE INFO

Type: Bar, Eatery, Beer-to-go

9045 Carroll Way
San Diego, California, 92121-2405
United States

(858) 790-6900 | map
ballastpoint.com

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Added by FanbladeNoise on 05-12-2015

PLACE STATS
Score:
98
Ratings:
46
Reviews:
11
Avg:
4.56
pDev:
3.73%
 
 
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Ratings: 46 |  Reviews: 11
Photo of ummswimmin
4.83/5  rDev +5.9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of epyon396
4.28/5  rDev -6.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of jbaker67
4.58/5  rDev +0.4%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of PrestigeWorldwide
4.4/5  rDev -3.5%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Photo of theDuck
4.45/5  rDev -2.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Photo of captaincoffee
4.45/5  rDev -2.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4

Went for dinner and beers on a Monday night. Was still pretty full, but was able to park (apparently this is a major issue) and get seated without delay. Food was good, and a lot cheaper than at Stone. The place itself is pretty new, and had a very cool and relaxed feel. I was pleasantly surprised by the large beer selection. In addition to what you would expect (the regular beers) there were a dozen or so experimental beers, 6 or 7 Victory at Sea variants, and some other options I didn't expect. Probably 40 or so Ballast Point beers.

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Photo of frasergrove
4.21/5  rDev -7.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Photo of dvmin98
4.4/5  rDev -3.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.75

Photo of sunsjammer
4.6/5  rDev +0.9%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

My wife and I stopped in early afternoon on a Thursday in September and it was not very busy. Ordered at the bar (tried the Commodore Stout (with Cinnamon & Raisin) after talking to a very knowledgeable and friendly BT. Moved to a comfortable sofa seating area, sat back and enjoyed the experience very much.

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Photo of Agentveba
4.46/5  rDev -2.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of EarForBeer
3.63/5  rDev -20.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 2 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Photo of TheBasedElliot
4.29/5  rDev -5.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4

Photo of PBRandJ
4.15/5  rDev -9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Photo of Drew_V_dt
4.58/5  rDev +0.4%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.75

Photo of deniserat
5/5  rDev +9.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Photo of mcantu
4.08/5  rDev -10.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of acurtis
4.07/5  rDev -10.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Gavage
4.79/5  rDev +5%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 5

This place is easy to find especially with the large Ballast Point labelled tanks outside the facility. Its in an industrial park, and when we pulled into the parking lot I noticed several people hanging outside - which meant there was a wait for tables. Walking in the place was loud and crowded and fortunately a few folks were leaving the bar so we grabbed the seats. There is an electronic beer list above the bar, and it had no less than 40 Ballast Point beers, some of them were labelled R&D. Prices were reasonable from $5-7 a pint, and the tasters were $2 each.

The few beers we had were all super fresh and tasty. Service was decent despite the large crowds. The vibe was wonderful as the crowd was happy. There is a gift shop here too. If visiting San Diego, this is a must stop.

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Photo of SDRedDevil
4.1/5  rDev -10.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of reindeerdog
4.54/5  rDev -0.4%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of Avatar113
4.68/5  rDev +2.6%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Holopirek
4.64/5  rDev +1.8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.75

Photo of JuanAlberto
4.66/5  rDev +2.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

Photo of Cold_1
4.51/5  rDev -1.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of dmorgan310
4.39/5  rDev -3.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

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Ballast Point Brewing Company - Miramar in San Diego, CA
4.56 out of 5 based on 46 ratings.
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