Central Waters Brewing Co.

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3.94/5
Central Waters Brewing Co.Central Waters Brewing Co.
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar

351 Allen St
Amherst, Wisconsin, 54406-8954
United States

(715) 824-2739 | map
centralwaters.com

Notes:
Brewery : Mon-Fri 8am-3pm (Growler fills, beer to go, merch sales, etc)

Tap Room : Fri 3pm-10pm, Sat Noon-10pm, Sun Noon-5pm

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BEER STATS
Beers:
37
Reviews:
4,447
Ratings:
15,751
PLACE STATS
Score:
97
Reviews:
23
Ratings:
163
Avg:
4.48
pDev:
2.68%
 
 
Taps:
10
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Reviews: 23 | Ratings: 163
Reviews by beerwolf77:
Photo of beerwolf77
4.66/5  rDev +4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4

Been here many times. Finally able to review it.

Basic tap room, smack dab in the middle of a fully functioning brewery. You can rest your head on the tanks at some of the tables. Wrap around bar has ample seating. Plenty of tables scattered throughout.

The beer selection is all Central Waters stuff but you certainly aren't gonna be sad about that. Periodically they have barrel aged stuff on tap and always rotate the seasonals. Never any quality issues here.

The people that work at the brewery are seriously some of the nicest people in the beer business. I've been treated like a long time local every time I've visited. From the owners on down to the helpers.

It may be in the middle of nowhere but it is well worth the drive up to enjoy Central Waters beer in it's natural habitat.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of bowzer4birdie
4.91/5  rDev +9.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of gatornation
4/5  rDev -10.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Way out in south central WI. The brewery sits by itself out in the country, but when you get there it is an oasis after the drive many of us have. its rustic and modern at the same time outdoor seating and an open floor plan inside. Brewery . swag with bottle sales and growlers available and had a dozen or so taps available, the BA brews that this brewery produces makes me make the drive to this destination. When they have/brew a BA release i will go.

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Photo of Lfinster62
4.97/5  rDev +10.9%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of bpkrippner
3.73/5  rDev -16.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.25

Photo of marchoftheclouds
4.26/5  rDev -4.9%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 5 | service: 3 | selection: 5

Nothing fancy here. Just beer. Central Waters beer. One of the best barrel-aged programs around. Very busy the day we were there. I'd go back on a heartbeat. No food offered.

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Photo of A_Rad
4.8/5  rDev +7.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Photo of rossracing
4.66/5  rDev +4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Poloplaya
4.54/5  rDev +1.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Photo of simonj01
4/5  rDev -10.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of Corey_Graven
4.48/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Somewhat of a secret, but their barrel aging program is world class. I call Black Gold the Nectar of the Gods for a reason

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Photo of jrsaffert
4.29/5  rDev -4.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of TboneRN
4.13/5  rDev -7.8%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25

Photo of Kevin_Young
4.26/5  rDev -4.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Photo of mattmarka1
4.5/5  rDev +0.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Angerhaus
4.33/5  rDev -3.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 5 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of batfireman
4.1/5  rDev -8.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Photo of PezCrew
4.94/5  rDev +10.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Maybe I am biased because it is my hometown, but these guys are awesome! Great selection, excellent flavors, and creativity as well. You can tell they enjoy the craft. Shine On is a favorite for anytime.

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Photo of Elumbeer
4.76/5  rDev +6.2%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5

Photo of bgabbert
4.72/5  rDev +5.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Great beer, great place and great parties. That is all that needs to be said.

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Photo of dave21414
4.72/5  rDev +5.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Sweffin
4.48/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of JFeres
4.21/5  rDev -6%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of adamranders
4.51/5  rDev +0.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Duff27
3.93/5  rDev -12.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

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Central Waters Brewing Co. in Amherst, WI
3.94 out of 5 based on 15,751 ratings.
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