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Quidi Vidi Brewery

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Address: 35 Barrows Road, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1A 1G8, Canada
Phone Number: (709)738-4040
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Best local brewery

We sampled a few local breweries and in my opinion, this one provided the most variety and the best beer.

4 of 5 starsReviewed today
Ingersoll, Canada
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Ingersoll, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We sampled a few local breweries and in my opinion, this one provided the most variety and the best beer.

Thank eddibow
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Loved it. I was looking to have food and their beer, but you have to buy by the case, although they do have a two pack. Would have loved to sit there for lunch and a couple of pints, but it was lovely to crack a couple, sit at the picnic tables and meet some of the locals!

Thank crazy_canuckOttawa
Dayton, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Beer made from melted ice bergs! Newfoundland is a fascinating place. Beer was tasty. I am glad we visited the area. The boats were busy and the sun was out and the beers quite cold - good times! If the condo construction is any indication, quaint will be replaced with trendy and the flavor of the area will be changed.

Thank Stephanie S
Amelia Island, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We arrived thinking the brewery would also have a restaurant where you could enjoy a glass of beer and maybe have something to eat, so we were a bit disappointed and did not go on a tour since we were famished.

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Hamilton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were in Nfld for 2 weeks from Ontario and loved every minute despite the weather. We kept seeing people drinking iceberg beer and a waitress told us to go to the Quidi Vidi Brewery to buy cheaper and what a quaint, interesting place besides the iceberg beer!

Thank 154990Happy
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We did a tasting "tour", with a sample of all the beers currently being brewed at Quidi Vidi. The commentary was fun and entertaining. The beer was good with a healthy sample of each. Don't let the picture fool you. Servers would pour a fresh sample for each beer as we moved from one beer to the next. Less glasses... More 

Thank canadianexile
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On a whim we decided to walk here from our hotel in St. John's. It was a bit of a hike, but it ended up being well worth it. At first I was a little put off by the lay out at the entrance of the the brewery. They had just finished giving a tour/tasting to a large tour group,... More 

Thank CalgaryMactraveller
Burlington, Vermont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the tour and sampling. Our tour guide was very funny and knowlegeable about the beer and the area. For $10 we had 5 samples - great deal. One note - no open toed shoes or sandals. I would definitely recommend taking the tour.

Thank Lizzy802
Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice little brewery with some nice brews. During the week when the plant is operating they offer a tasting with seven different beers. On the weekend, when the plant isn't running, you get a tour and a tasting of 5 beers.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

QV is in a gorgeous location on the outskirts of St. John's, and the passionate staff there make you feel extremely welcome. Adrian couldn't have been more enthusiastic about both QV's history and their beer. It is well worth visiting Quidi Vidi Brewery. Do it!

Thank Niall M

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