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Sierra Nevada Brewing Company

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Address: 1075 East 20th Street, Chico, CA 95928
Phone Number: 530-893-3520
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The tour is 1 and 1/2 hours long. You need to book a little ahead. We went on the weekend so packaging operations were closed. It makes for a great afternoon and beer tasting at... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The tour is 1 and 1/2 hours long. You need to book a little ahead. We went on the weekend so packaging operations were closed. It makes for a great afternoon and beer tasting at the end.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We like drinking the dark types of Sierra Nevada beer so on a recent trip to Chico Cal. we made sure to take the tour of their manufacturing plant located in south Chico. It was quite an experience with a great culmination! The tour last the better part of an hour and includes all aspects of the beer making process... More 

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Acapulco, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We have spend many afternoons at Serra Nevada brewery. Our favorite go to place for a cold Summerfest on a hot day. The covered patio is a great place for lunch, the outside bar or inside the resturant. You can sample Sierra Nevada beers or go to the" Big Room" for dinner and concert when open. Carlos Reyes was playing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

Sign up ahead of time for the free brewery tour if you can! It's awesome and they a fun tasting at the end. The gift store is great too! Follow up with a trip to the taproom, the beer mat is a fun way to sample all the brews (I found this was best to split with someone else!) and... More 

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Chico, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Food is blah- decent, overly expensive pub grub! Beer is better than you'll find in stores and is wonderful- especially the taster menus! Music can be good but the guy who books does it all to his personal taste- if it's not yours- tough! Lots of great musicians out there but unless you are willing to let him play with... More 

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

What a unique and beautiful venue. The building is impressively large, housing not only the brewery, but a gift shop, open kitchens, and a restaurant consisting of many open rooms for tasting and eating. In addition, the property includes an outdoor terrace for drinking only, an outdoor stage for concerts, as well as an herb garden used by the restaurant.... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

This Brewery has an excellent tour, more samples than you'd expect, a great restaurant, and a really fun and informative staff. No fee, one of the best brewery tours I've been on! Worth a stop. Don't pass on the restaurant.

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Grass Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

The tour here is excellent, the facility is super clean and the restaurant has inside and outside seating with really excellent food. The beer they make of which there is plenty to select from is listed based on IBU (International Bitterness Units) the higher the number the more hoppy your selection.

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Marblehead, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Sierra Nevada Brewing gives a great tour and tasting for free. Our tour guide was terrific, well informed, and personable. Don't miss it when in Chico.

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Chico, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great local beer. Try the sampler. Good sandwiches and appetizers. Plus, check them out on the their web site. Find a show to see in The Big Room. Great acts come from all over to preform.

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Address: 1075 East 20th Street, Chico, CA 95928
Phone Number: 530-893-3520
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chico

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