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Matt Brewing Co.

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A Nice Diversion in Utica with A Good Beer to Boot

We just happened on this neighborhood and had a couple of hours so took the Brewery Tour. It was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Douglas T
New York City, New York
A Walk Through Brewing History

The United States is home to thousands of breweries, most of which tend toward the smaller size and... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2018
Houston, Texas
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811 Edward St, Utica, NY 13502-4092
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just happened on this neighborhood and had a couple of hours so took the Brewery Tour. It was $5 per person, which included and very informative tour of this fourth generation family brewery and a full sized beer at the 19th century bar. I...More

Thank Douglas T
Reviewed May 18, 2018

The United States is home to thousands of breweries, most of which tend toward the smaller size and which are only a few years old at most. But there are breweries that have stood the test of time and one of them is FX Matt...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2018

I've lived in Utica for over 20 years and have never visited the FX Matt Brewery. Don't make my mistake! go take the tour and have a drink.....you won't regret it. Tours are offered at 1:00, 2:00 and 3:00 and cost $5 (this includes a...More

Thank SDB61
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We had a good time on the tour and it was only 5 bucks a head and you received 2 tickets each for beer at the end. Tour was very informative about the history and brewing of the Matt brewery. Will go again.

Thank Christopher K
Reviewed December 1, 2017

Being no stranger to brewery tours, I will often pass. However, I was there on 2 for 1 tastings with a tour, so I passed a 5 spot to join the tour. They did a great job remodeling the rooms on the first half of...More

Thank SingingOTune
Reviewed July 27, 2017

The brewery tour has a little something for everybody. It starts out in the original part of the old brewery which is now full of antiques. The tour guide shares the history of the brewery, the story of prohibition and the legends behind the building,...More

Thank mike p
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Manageable number of people in our group. Tour guide was cheerful and very knowledgable. Tour lasted about an hour, and ended up in the tasting room.

Thank EastCoastGambler
Reviewed July 10, 2017

The tour is of a working brewery so be ready to be cold, hot and ready for lots of narrow passages and stairs. The nice lady who led our tour had it all down and was able to answer all but one question. Of the...More

Thank WmM903
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

It's well worth the visit to the brewery and the home of UC. The brand has made a successful morph into the microbrew space. 50+ craft beers are processed through Matt. Once inside you will tour and drink. The building represents days past. Well worth...More

Thank K550025V
Reviewed October 5, 2016

Friends invited me for a tour through this brewery. It was interesting to learn about the german roots of the brewer as well about this different beers they brew. The guide was very friendly and the beers after the tour werde very delicious

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August 6, 2016|
Response from BurnWash | Reviewed this property |
closed on Sundays
September 23, 2015|
Response from Alicia P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the Saranac Brewery tour is at the FX Matt Brewing Company.