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Fordham Brewing Co.

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Address: 1284 McD Dr, Dover, DE 19901
Phone Number: 302-678-4810
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Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Amazing CHEESEtober Fest!

Amazing CHEESEtober Fest! We got the VIP tickets, unlimited beer with our own taps, food, and separate toilets = totally worth it. It was a very nice event. If you don't get there... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 14, 2015
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Lawrenceville, New Jersey, United States
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Lawrenceville, New Jersey, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Amazing CHEESEtober Fest! We got the VIP tickets, unlimited beer with our own taps, food, and separate toilets = totally worth it. It was a very nice event. If you don't get there early, bring chairs to sit. This may become an annual event!

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Oneonta, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

Stopped here today, nice quiet place on a side street outside of town, We signed up for the tour and the tasting, 5.00 gets you a free sample glass and 4 tickets for beer.The bartender who turned out to be our tour guide was fantastic, friendly and very knowledgeable about the beers they brew. Soon a crowd of locals arrived... More 

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Norwich, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

We stopped here to do a tasting, but managed to time it right to catch a tour of the brewery. As with most brewery tours, there isn't a whole lot to see, but they explain the process and all the things they do there. Jess, our guide, was fabulous! She was funny and informative. We were able to taste five... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

We stopped here while visiting multiple breweries along the Delaware Beer, Wine, and Spirits Trail. $5 per person seemed more than worth it for the generously sized samples and pint glass. My favorite beer was the Octoberfest. We planned on going on the tour, but they seemed caught up with serving us all at the bar that the "scheduled" tour... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Fordham and Old Dominion Brewing is a small but delicious brewing company in Dover, DE. The tour itself would be rather quick (it's a small brewery, people,) but the tour guides and staff make it a storytelling adventure. The tasting before and/or after the tour is a delicious experience. You're given four tickets when you purchase your tour, and each... More 

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Hartly, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Very short and enjoyable tour, you wont be bored with too many facts just how they brew this great product. Knowledgeable bartenders and staff make it a good day. 4 cups of beer and a glass for $5.00, plus the tour, absolutly worth the time and money

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Stafford, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

Good time drinking 4 beers for $5! Great flavor. Great knowledge. Great bartender. Well worth your time. Clean. Well lit. Bobby was our tour guide and bartender!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in Saturday for a tour & tasting. Best one I ever had! Even though you can't buy beer on site... You will get to do a tour & tasting for 5$! Yum! & more yum! Joe... Greeted us, he is awesome! Did I say he's awesome? Not from Delaware..:: he gave us the low down. He gave us beer.... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

The $5 you pay for the tour is more than worth it. You get to sample four beers of your choice while you listen to your guide who'll take you around and tell you all about the brewing process. My group had Jeff, who was friendly and knowledgeable, and was very clear in his explanations (unlike some brewery tours I've... More 

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Dover, Delaware
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

You can't beat the price, especially if you get a Groupon deal. The tour is interesting and short, we aren't at one of the big mahoffs here and that's a good thing! The taproom is where the fun is! The employees are very knowledgeable regarding the various brews on tap and are fun. Look at for different events held here;... More 

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