Wynkoop Brewing Company

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3.59/5
Wynkoop Brewing CompanyWynkoop Brewing Company
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

1634 18th St. At Wynkoop
Denver, Colorado, 80202
United States

(303) 297-2700 | map
www.wynkoop.com

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BEER STATS
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44
Reviews:
359
Ratings:
1,081
PLACE STATS
Score:
87
Reviews:
97
Ratings:
199
Avg:
3.87
pDev:
8.53%
 
 
Taps:
0
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
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Reviews: 97 | Ratings: 199
Reviews by aeibrean:
Photo of aeibrean
3.65/5  rDev -5.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 1.75 | selection: 4.5

Tried this place yesterday afternoon. It was good, & I will go again. However I was not overly impressed.

The beers were good, the milk stout was great. I tried their Patty's Chili beer. I was found it quite bland until the chili aftertaste kicked in. Then it was just unpleasant. I am quite glad I sampled it rather than ordering a pint. The other beers I sampled, a weis, & the Railhead ale were exceptionally good. The Milk stout ( Cowtown) was outstanding. As good as any I have ever had. It alone warrants a return trip.

I did not eat , but the food looked good, the menu seemed standard for this type of place.

The service was not good. It was not bad. It was somewhat inattentive, & slow. They PUSHED food & lost interest after we ordered beers. There were 4 bartenders behind the bar, they were clustered together talking. It took 10 mins to pay my tab, 8 of it trying to flag someone down. The place was far from slammed. Moreover, the barmen were a bit surly. Denver is a very friendly town. They were not. In New York they would have been a bit curt. In Denver, they were downright rude. I was with my uncle, the two girls next to us were getting drinks @ light speed. Very interesting.

All that said, I will go back. it is worth the trip.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of Canada_Dan
3.11/5  rDev -19.6%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3 | service: 3.25 | selection: 3 | food: 3.25

Photo of Beerbirdnerd
3.5/5  rDev -9.6%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 2.5 | food: 3.75

Photo of qcbrewer
3.78/5  rDev -2.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Photo of brauseboof
4.14/5  rDev +7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of bbtkd
3.41/5  rDev -11.9%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Photo of Determined_021
3.9/5  rDev +0.8%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3.5

Photo of DerwinWentworth
3.09/5  rDev -20.2%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3.25

Photo of Gerred
3.7/5  rDev -4.4%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of Akeah
3.75/5  rDev -3.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Photo of RummyRedbeard
3.73/5  rDev -3.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3 | selection: 4

Photo of LXIXME
3.68/5  rDev -4.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.75

Photo of WesM63
3.89/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of flexabull
3.43/5  rDev -11.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3 | selection: 4 | food: 3

Cool place in Downtown Denver. In a big old historic building right near Union Station. I really liked the layout, and just walking around the place.

Quality was OK, but nothing special. It's pretty cool that this place is one of the original micro breweries in Denver / Colorado. But the two beers I tried were just a notch or two above average.

Service was pleasant enough. But she was not only slow, but also forgot part of our order.

Selection was good. Wynkoop not only had quite a few of their own beers on tap, but they also had a handful of guest brews.

Food was not bad, but kind of forgettable.

Overall? Eh... not bad, but not great. I am glad I checked this place out, but I won't be in a rush to return anytime soon.

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Photo of j-rod18
4.08/5  rDev +5.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of jcMPLS
4.38/5  rDev +13.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.75

Photo of Doublicious
4.13/5  rDev +6.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Gobearswalter34
4.65/5  rDev +20.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Phenomenal beer. Great neighborhood vibe. Great knowledgeable servers. Feed me samples till I couldn't drink anymore.

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Photo of Tate21
4.53/5  rDev +17.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of Cynic-ale
3.68/5  rDev -4.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Photo of ADG2995
3.18/5  rDev -17.8%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3 | selection: 3.25

Photo of kojevergas
3.44/5  rDev -11.1%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of hopheaddeluxe
3.78/5  rDev -2.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of atlbravsrno1
4.5/5  rDev +16.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of MCBigGame
3.96/5  rDev +2.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

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Wynkoop Brewing Company in Denver, CO
87 out of 100 based on 97 ratings.
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