Devil's Canyon Brewing Company

BA SCORE
36.5%
Liked Their Beers
3.41 w/ 455 ratings
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Homebrew

935 Washington Street
San Carlos, California, 94070
United States

(650) 592-2739 | map
devilscanyonbrewery.com

Notes:
None of Palo Alto Brewing Company's beers are brewed at Devil's Canyon.

Daniel Curran
Devils Canyon Brewery

Added by BeerAdvocate

BEER STATS
Beers:
28
Reviews:
142
Ratings:
455
Liked:
166
Average:
3.41/5
PLACE STATS
BA Score:
-
Reviews:
5
Ratings:
9
Liked:
5
Avg:
3.51/5
pDev:
27.92%
View: Beers | Place Reviews | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 9 |  Reviews: 5
Photo of Beerbelly90
1/5  rDev -71.5%
vibe: 1 | quality: 1 | service: 1 | selection: 1

This manager/owner is a horrible person. Very rude to others; greedy and selfish. Not compassionate or understanding, does not work well with others.. I will never buy from devils canyon again, nor will I support this business in San Carlos.

 241 characters

Photo of AgentMunky
3.07/5  rDev -12.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.25 | service: 2.75 | selection: 2.75

The beer brewing/event space is very well-designed, even pretty. Loads of open space. It's usually full of young parents and children, and they have food trucks out back. Beer isn't spectacular, especially for the asking price.

 227 characters

Photo of RBassSFHOPit2ME
3.8/5  rDev +8.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3.25

Photo of dbannister
4/5  rDev +14%

This is a review of the actual brewery location rather than the beer (which is average to below average).

The brewery is open on the last Friday of every month and is a great place to enjoy the night in an otherwise quite town (Belmont/San Carlos). They have live music, a large area outside, and a plethora of Taco Trucks supplied by Off-The-Grid.

I look forward to the beer improving (their root beer is actually great) and last I heard, they are going to start opening up every Friday starting November.

 510 characters

Photo of bigAl1937
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

Photo of Paccamacca
3.5/5  rDev -0.3%

Photo of Goalcam
4/5  rDev +14%

Photo of topoisomerase
3.98/5  rDev +13.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

A great spot! Don't miss Beer Friday events, for sure. The whole community comes out for pints, live music, and food trucks. These guys make great beer and have a nice, varied selection. My favorites are the Full Boar Scotch Ale and their Habanero Ale. There ain't much of a beer scene mid-peninsula but Devil's Canyon is a big and important part of it.

 353 characters

Photo of GraduatedCashew
4.71/5  rDev +34.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Was able to walk in and immediately strike up a conversation with fellow patrons and the bartenders about the beer being served and the methods by which they were made. Everyone was very friendly and knowledgeable topping off the beer selection and quality perfectly.

I was able to walk out of here with two growlers filled with excellent beer, some resources for home brewing, and the healthy glow from trying all the beers.

Recommended.

 441 characters

Devil's Canyon Brewing Company in San Carlos, CA
Brewery rating: 0 out of 100 with 455 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.