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SweetWater Brewery

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Address: 195 Ottley Drive, Atlanta, GA 30324
Phone Number: 404 691 2537
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5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Fri 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Sat - Sun 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes

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A Party Disguised as a Brewery Tour

Visit Sweet Water Brewing Company on a Saturday afternoon, as we did, and be prepared for a combination beer tasting, dog hangout, and rock concert – all with 200-300 of your... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
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Fresno, California
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Fresno, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Visit Sweet Water Brewing Company on a Saturday afternoon, as we did, and be prepared for a combination beer tasting, dog hangout, and rock concert – all with 200-300 of your closest friends. There are several outdoor areas to enjoy the beer and the Atlanta sunshine. The tasting room and patio are dog-friendly, so if you’re visiting from out of... More 

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Mount Dora, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Everytime I'm in ATL I have to make a stop here. The beer is great and their happy hour even better. The vibe and environment are the perfect place to kick back and have a few.

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Tucson, Arizona
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56 reviews 56 reviews
12 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Georgia has some of the stupidest beer laws I've seen in the country, so for most breweries you can only visit during obscure hours and have to buy a pint glass with drink tickets because breweries aren't allowed to directly sell consumers beer. While ever time I've been here it's been packed, and has been enjoyable, I don't understand why... More 

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Normal, Illinois
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52 reviews 52 reviews
24 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Go with friends and enjoy yourselves. The brewery is a bit different than other breweries I have visited. Upon entrance, you purchase tickets. These tickets are then used as tender for beers at the bar. This process eliminates the need to pay in cash and thus speeds up the lines at the bar. I don't recall seeing any food and... More 

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49 reviews 49 reviews
17 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

You have to like beer to enjoy the place and if you do it is worth the trip. Beer from the tap always taste better and great to hear and see how if all started

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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64 reviews 64 reviews
15 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

just have your food catered in and voila! party! took a guided tour of the brewery - awesome and informative staff and great microbrews! sleek modern atmosphere and fun gift shop! required donation of super sweet bride and groom! free parking at the front door!

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CORPUS CHRISTI
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Unfortunately we didn't get to tour the facility. We were there for a private party. It was dark when we got there and we had a hard time finding the brewery as out of town visitors. Get better signage, Sweetwater! But the beer was good and the facility was outstanding. If you like beer, go!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We had a work group do the VIP tour. Carrington was very easy to work with to set everything up. Everyone had a great time and enjoyed the BBQ from Fox Bros. The price was very reasonable.

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Tampa, Florida
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360 reviews 360 reviews
109 attraction reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Whether you come as a small group just for drinks or have a large event here, this is a great place with easy and free parking! Private tours are available and was setup for our big group ahead of time. So many different varieties of beer are available on tap and the merchandise store has some great items at very... More 

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Destin, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Been to a few breweries and distilleries over the years but none with a crowd like Sweetwater. It was a decent little tour but most people seem to come just to hang out and get 6 beers. We opted for the souvenir glasses so it costs 10 bucks each which is a deal considering how much they pour for your... More 

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