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Great Basin Brewing Co.

846 Victorian Ave., Sparks, NV 89432
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Ranked #8 of 237 Restaurants in Sparks
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $20
Sun - Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Great Basin Brewing Company in Sparks, NV is a must try if you are in the Reno area! The food is good, beer is local and service friendly. Great combination if you are out for a nice meal and a good time. They make all of their own beers and tthe selection is amazing. The local favorite is the Ichy,... More 

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44 reviews 44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We visited this after we finished moving into our new apartment. It was crowded even at 3 o'clock on Wednesday afternoon. My has been really enjoyed his beer and my son enjoyed the root beer on tap. I had a salmon burger that was really really good.

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Sparks, Nevada
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

Best place in Reno/Sparks for award winning micro brews! Daily specials, every day specials from soup to Ribeye and every bar food in between keeps us locals coming back! Try the $1 Happy hour carnitas in Sparks and $2.50 pints. You'll become a regular too! Thanks to all the employees, Paul, Johnny, Alexis, Ian and everyone else!

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This is the place is you are looking for a friendly neighborhood microbrewery. Not sure which of the many brews available? Then go with a sampler. The food is a cut above standard bar menu with generous portions and tasty selections. Local favorite during the summer to sit on the patio.

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Spokane, Washington
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224 reviews 224 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

It's a brewery, so you expect it to have good beer, though I've been to many that have not delivered. Great Basin lived up to its beer hype with a large selection of staples as well as some tasty seasonal beers, such as a Bacon Brew and Pumpkin Ale. But, not only does it have good beer; it also has... More 

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Citrus Heights, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

My son is going to school at UNR and we often stop for lunch at Great Basin for lunch when visiting. It's on Victorian Street in Sparks, just off the freeway for easy access. The street is shared with a number of other eateries and bars, so you can always try something else if Great Basin is busy. Entrees for... More 

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Bug Tussle
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207 reviews 207 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
666 helpful votes 666 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I was attending a business conference in Sparks, NV by myself and didn't know anybody at the conference. In three days there, I ate at this pub twice. They had free WI-FI and good food and beer. I sat at the end of the bar the first time I went and the bartender was very friendly. So, I went back... More 

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Sparks, Nevada
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great food and outstanding beer! A great place for an informal meal or for a family celebration. Terrific service and a pleasent spot.

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Carson City, NV
20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Never a bad meal, never a bad beer! Great Basin is our "Cheers;" we go there every time we visit Sparks, which is usually once or twice a month... Their flagship beers are fantastic (my favorite is Chilebeso), their garlic fries are delicious, and the dinner menu is out of this world. Stop in for a beer or a meal;... More 

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Homosassa, Florida
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54 reviews 54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Great Basin is a nice place to sit and have a burger and a beer. We sat out on the patio and my husband got a burger and garlic fries that were really tasty. He tried one of there beers and it was not expensive and was very good. .I got the Thai lettuce wraps appetizer and it was more... More 

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Additional Information about Great Basin Brewing Co.

Address: 846 Victorian Ave., Sparks, NV 89432
Phone Number: 775-355-7711
Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Sparks
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 20
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers

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