Full Sail Brewing Company

Full Sail Brewing CompanyFull Sail Brewing Company
Full Sail Brewing CompanyFull Sail Brewing Company
Brewery, Bar, Eatery, Beer-to-go

506 Columbia St
Hood River, Oregon, 97031
United States

(541) 386-2247 | map
fullsailbrewing.com

Notes: Tasting Room and Pub is open daily from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm for lunch and dinner.

Brewery tours are available daily, free of charge at 1, 2, 3 and 4pm.
BEER STATS
Average:
3.71
Beers:
65
Reviews:
4,708
Ratings:
10,034
PLACE STATS
Average:
3.95
Reviews:
49
Ratings:
104
pDev:
10.89%
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Reviews by dtivp:
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dtivp from Pennsylvania

3.88/5  rDev -1.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4

I stopped in for lunch and a beer on the way to Portland, from Idaho. Skipped the tour and went to the pub and tasting room.

Arrived mid afternoon on a Saturday, it was very crowded and I could not get one of the cherished window seats for a view of the gorge. The indoor are was medium sized, nothing special about the decor, it was more sports bar than brew pub. Nice outdoor seating area on a concrete patio with a few umbrella tables.

Beer selection offered the Full Sail main stays and a few pub exclusives. Food menu was pub average, with some nice appetizers, limited number of sandwiches and salads. The pub burger was very good.

Service was good, nothing spectacular you had to drag information from the server. She could have been a little more talkative and offer some suggestions. Not sure of her beer knowledge other than "yeah thats a good beer".

Overall it was a good experience, enjoyed a couple of good beers and had a nice lunch.

Sep 22, 2011
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Ruger_44-Redhawk from Idaho

4.29/5  rDev +8.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Another go to brewery we would always stop at after a day of hiking the Columbia Gorge waterfall trails. If you attempt to do Mt. Defiance, this would be a great place to remedy the pain afterwards. Always good beer and employee owned.

Mar 15, 2020
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jadpsu from Georgia

4.09/5  rDev +3.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

We stopped here on a Saturday morning in early June 2018 on our trip to the great NW and to Mt. Hood.
Hood River appeared to be an eclectic community. The view from the brewery of the Columbia River, even on this overcast day, was worth our stop.
It was lunch time and the service was quite good and my burger was excellent.
Enjoyable stop at a one to the top Craft Breweries in the USA.

Jan 31, 2019
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jpeek345 from California

4/5  rDev +1.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

I am a consumer of Full Sail and know no Trader Joes employee personally or by affiliation whatsoever w the exception of shopping at Trader Joes.
This is a great tasting Amber... and has a great drinkability.
It is difficult to make a truly great Amber, such as Anchor Steam.
You can drink like 4-6 and not have any undesireable digestive talk-back from this beer after wards.
Theres a reason why Trader Joes picked up this Amber to distribute in their stores.
Its an amazing beer from Oregon, USA.

Nov 04, 2018
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ghasting from Washington

4/5  rDev +1.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Oct 08, 2018
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lacikuss from Canada

4/5  rDev +1.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 3.75

Aug 02, 2018
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emptyglassagain from Massachusetts

3.96/5  rDev +0.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Jul 23, 2018
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Categart from Pennsylvania

4.89/5  rDev +23.8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

Jul 08, 2018
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kingpin1010 from California

3.75/5  rDev -5.1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Feb 11, 2018
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bdajedi from Bermuda

4.28/5  rDev +8.4%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Aug 26, 2017
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jbarry3000 from North Carolina

4/5  rDev +1.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Jul 10, 2017
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tobydornton13 from Massachusetts

3.69/5  rDev -6.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3.5

Sep 14, 2016
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mecmd from Tennessee

3.96/5  rDev +0.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Sep 13, 2016
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chinchill from South Carolina

4.04/5  rDev +2.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

July 2016 visit. 17 taps (or more)
very helpful service. I did not try the food.
Beers to go as singles, 6 packs and 12 packs.
Some bomber bottle rarities too.
Lovely site overlooking the gorge.

Jul 30, 2016
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Btip1969 from Oregon

3.82/5  rDev -3.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Jul 03, 2016
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LXIXME from New Mexico

4.18/5  rDev +5.8%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Jun 15, 2016
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StonedTrippin from Colorado

4.15/5  rDev +5.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

cool to see one of the old school northwest breweries in the flesh. they occupy a huge block of prime real estate right in hood river, overlooking the river, and everything appears clean and new from the outside, considering how long they have been around. spacious facility, definitely the big boys in town here. the tap room is bustling, and the patio is absolutely packed. not surprising since the views there are gorgeous. i was surprised by how many beers they had on tap, looks like quite a few brewery exclusives. what surprised me more than anything though was the quality of the beer. i though with the whole session line and everything that these guys were more focused on volume than true craft quality, but i shut up about that pretty quickly. the oatmeal pale ale was simply amazing, full bodied and really fresh and flavorful, distinct, and nearly flawless. the other beers we had here were excellent as well. they were super busy but the bartender still took some time to be personal with us, and the other guests were all super friendly and chatty. this exceeded my (perhaps too low) expectations, the beer was great and the vibe was cool. looking forward to another visit and hopefully a tour this time.

Jun 08, 2016
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kylehay2004 from Illinois

3.79/5  rDev -4.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Apr 22, 2016
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FLBeerGuy from Florida

4/5  rDev +1.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Nov 14, 2015
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Epicfail97081 from Oregon

3.88/5  rDev -1.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Sep 07, 2015
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didgeboy from Washington

3.71/5  rDev -6.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Great place to sit and hang for a little or long while. Limited selection of beer unless you love FS, then you are in heaven. Food is consistently good, but nothing unique. Great place to stop and watch the water from though. Beers are always high quality for a larger scale craft brewery and the staff is always friendly and on it.

Aug 25, 2015
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prisdefer from New York

4.86/5  rDev +23%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 5

A great stop I while visiting Mt. Hood

Jul 03, 2015
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Erik-P from Canada

3.24/5  rDev -18%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 2 | selection: 3.25 | food: 4

Jun 22, 2015
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JDoHo from Michigan

3.64/5  rDev -7.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3.5

May 30, 2015
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acurtis from New Jersey

3.84/5  rDev -2.8%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

May 02, 2015
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