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Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings

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What an amazing experience.

I went there with my boyfriend and we were both so impressed with the amount of , money , time, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susan L
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A Great Experience

We've been to Sierra Nevada twice and greatly enjoyed ourselves both times. The first time, we did... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Simpsonville, South Carolina
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We brewed our first batch of beer in 1980 in Chico, California, the lush forests of North Carolina far from our mind. Over three decades, folks tried our bold beers and deemed them fit for friends across the country. In time a second brewery became...more
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100 Sierra Nevada Way, Mills River, NC 28732-8608
+1 828-708-6176
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went there with my boyfriend and we were both so impressed with the amount of , money , time, and planning that went into this venue. It is abosolutly beautiful. The taproom was very inviting. It was like I had been there 100 times....More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been to Sierra Nevada twice and greatly enjoyed ourselves both times. The first time, we did the "self-guided" tour, which consisted of grabbing a pint at the bar and walking around behind the scenes of the brewery, observing some of the brewing and bottling...More

Thank aaronkretz
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a happening fun, place, one that is always crowded with many young people who add a sense of excitement to the scene. It is a beer lovers delight with a menu that is constantly updated. The only downside is the portions are tiny.

Thank Cameronrose39
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived a little early for our beer tasting and tour. The receptionist recommended the bar. We took her advise. We enjoyed an octoberfest beer and the duck fat fries. Simply fantastic. The tour time arrived!! The tour was very informative and full of fun...More

Thank cherylw565
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was amazed at how well done the brewery was and how you get to see a good part of the place on a self guided tour. My wife is not a beer fan, but I was able to tour the facility and get an...More

Thank maxcon19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outdoor games and space are great for large or small groups. Food and drinks are good with a variety of both bar food and full dinners. Can get noisy inside on weekends. Tours are booked up in advance so make your tour reservations several weeks...More

Thank Louis C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place it truly awesome! It’s huge and so beautifully done. They have a large restaurant and a huge outdoor area with seating for shows, large fire pits and some great games. We didn’t get to do the tour but would definitely like to go...More

Thank StefJax
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beauty of this first class establishment is spectacular. Ana was a terrific guide. The building, the beer making equipment, and the grounds are all first class & spectacular. We planned on staying to eat but it was overcrowded with visitors (school was out for...More

Thank GrannyKaye
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the complimentary tour and tasting and then had lunch and tried some of their beers. The facility is amazing. We loved watching the bottling and packaging assembly lines and learning about the entire process. The gift shop was great as well. We had...More

Thank Melinda224
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great, informative tour. Tour guide was knowledgeable and funny. Tour was just the right length of time and had free beer at the end!

Thank LaurieS58
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August 28, 2018|
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Response from jrudolph317 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are. They also have locally made soda that was delicious.
Emily V
January 1, 2017|
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Response from Lisa T | Reviewed this property |
Hi Emily! I just spoke to Kaitlyn at Sierra Nevada and she said that they do not take reservations but are much slower during the week. Weekend waiting times are between 30-90 minutes. They do have a private dining area to... More
Celia W
September 22, 2016|
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Response from Kat S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they allow and even welcome dogs...plenty of water bowls. Plus, there is a walking trail that leads to the river and they provide poop bags a long the way; encase you forget yours.