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The Growler Garage & Tap House

Closed Now: 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Great Atmosphere

Great Atmosphere! Clean and an enjoyable place to go. Great selection of beverages. Owner and staff... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Albany, Oregon
via mobile
Fantastic selection of beers

I came here for a beer. Walking in, they have a large menu of beers on tap (organized by beer... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It may be my fault that I didn’t have a beer because the chicken quesadilla was nothing to write about. The chicken tasted as if it was seasoned with a universal flavor—canned. The quesadilla was toasted well, but it was served without any typical dips...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Great Atmosphere! Clean and an enjoyable place to go. Great selection of beverages. Owner and staff are always amazing. Especially Lottie.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

I came here for a beer. Walking in, they have a large menu of beers on tap (organized by beer type). I selected an IPA that was quite tasty. I met Tracy the owner who introduced himself. Super friendly staff. The place has a nice...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for a lunch of bacon mac and cheese to go with a fine pale ale. The menu had a lot of pastrami, so if that's your thing, you'll like the food. Beers on tap follow the standard numbering system, and most are Northwest-based....More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank sfencer
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Perfect place for couples or friends hanging out great selection in beer. My only complaint is don’t go Sunday If you want a meal they take most options off the menu. But durning the week the food is good!

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank DesireeMS
Reviewed November 28, 2017

Awesome beer selection; good sandwiches. There could be some improvements in service and flow. There is no table service so beer, food, growlers are all ordered at the counter; plus there is seating at the counter. When we were there, there was one man at...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank dogsarepeopletoo
Reviewed September 13, 2017

We regularly meet friends here for a beer or cider and maybe some food. There is an impressive variety and the list changes. So even if I find a favorite there is always the possibility of finding another. My wife is not a beer drinker...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Marc W
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Great selection of beer, cider and kombucha Friendly staff and the menu looks good too. Haven't tried the food myself but friends tell me it is also great.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed May 6, 2017

Went with some friends after wine event in downtown Albany. The place was packed, but you couldn't tell by the service. The staff took the time to explain the menu board, which turned out to be well organized (with over 50 taps, can be quite...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank guido246
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Great location and atmosphere and a lot of beers to choose from. The only downfall is the price of beer. I believe the price is too high overall. A pint of beer should be 4 or 5 dollars not 6 as in a number of...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank dan20395
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