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Apocalypse Brew Works

Open Now: 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Awesome little Craft Brewery

Had a blast at this wonderful little brewery. Tried all the beers available. My favorites were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elizabethtown, Kentucky
via mobile
A real chill place

Visiting Louisville for the day and taking a break before dinner with my friend Jane, one of the... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Leslie H
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“Awesome little Craft Brewery ”
Sep 16, 2018
“A real chill place”
Welcome to our brewery located in Louisville, Kentucky. Our brewery and Taproom, "the Fallout Shelter" opened in May of 2012, producing beer for the masses and your survival. Our passion is in creating small-batch, fresh craft beer. We support...more
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1612 Mellwood Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-1752
+1 502-589-4843
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a blast at this wonderful little brewery. Tried all the beers available. My favorites were their gluten free and the coconut porter. Thanks Leah for taking the time to talk to our group, and making such delicious beer. I will be back.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank pollyppotts
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Visiting Louisville for the day and taking a break before dinner with my friend Jane, one of the bartenders! The beer is delicious, lots of variety. My favorites are Cremation and their 1912 brew. Try some others if you like IPA's or darker beers. No...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Leslie H
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

The bar inside was very small but had a large area outside to sit and play games. We ordered a flight and brought it outside. There was a decent amount of people there. The beer was okay and they had a large variety.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank travelingtaylor498
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

The Watermelon Crack is a perfect thirst quencher on a hot day. I also liked their Amber. Great job hosting local bands and vendors for the Poorcastle Music Festival..its a festivus for the rest of us.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NCR_Flyer
Reviewed May 19, 2018

Come for the beer, stay for the friendly locals. This was my second visit, and I loved it just as much as the first time. The beer selection is solid across the board and the staff are friendly and helpful. We loved this place for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ToriS162
Reviewed July 20, 2017

My wife and I go here all the time, namely because it's close to everything yet a hidden gem. Most people head to the huge breweries and pay for it! Here you can get some tasty brews at very fair prices. The selection runs the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank MattKY
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Wow is this place small. I think based on the size of their tap room I could open a brewery in my bathroom. The place was packed and in general the beer was average. I did get a growler of their Kentucky Common to go...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Mike S
Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

Came here for a visit. Beer was just ok. Nothing great. Service was good. Did a flight. Beers weren't all that impressive.More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Lisa N
Management response:Responded January 31, 2017

Thank you for coming by our brewery! Glad we gave you good service and sorry you were disappointed in your beer. We hope you'll come by again and give us another try. Our selection changes regularly as we have a wide selection of 14 or...More

Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Site was not as expected. After reading reviews I was excited but once we got there it was very small and full of locals. Beer was ok at best and facilities were ok at best. Would not recommend to tourists.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Glenn F
Reviewed November 6, 2016

I have been trying to get more into craft beer lately, and Apocalypse was a perfect place. Trying a bunch of samples is nice to really pick out a beer you like, and the bartenders were super easy to talk to and friendly. It really...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank lucymooj
Management response:Responded November 10, 2016

Thanks for coming to our brewery! We enjoy educating our customers, beer is supposed to be tasty and fun. We hope you come back soon, we switch up our selection often. Cheers!

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