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Galveston Island Brewing Company

Closed Now: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Nice, good and great

Nice place, good folks and great beer. Simple beer tour with knowledgeable brew master... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mseltzer4
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Glendale, Arizona, United States
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Fun, clean & classy but not stuffy!

We've been driving by and never stopped because of the limited parking (they do need more parking... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sandra K
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Houston, Texas
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Galveston Best of the Island: 2018 BEST SMALL BUSINESS Winner. A great family friendly island attraction. Relaxed atmosphere, local feel & playground for the kids. Beer served by the flight, pint or snifter. A Light menu to snack on. Growlers fills...more
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8423 Stewart Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-9242
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place, good folks and great beer. Simple beer tour with knowledgeable brew master. Passionate but not arrogant about the process. Appreciated his knowledge. We had a couple beers and enjoyed them. They didn’t try and stiff you with high prices on the beer served...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been driving by and never stopped because of the limited parking (they do need more parking) but the brewery itself was a treat! The staff was friendly, the bathrooms were clean and the ambiance was fun! Oh and the beer was tasty and cold!More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Sandra K
chardayg, General Manager at Galveston Island Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sandra, Thank you for the review! We are happy you stopped in and found a friendly & fun environment and the beer was up to par. In regards to parking, you can park next door at Galveston Rentals and also at our overflow parking lot...More

Reviewed April 6, 2019

We often tour local craft breweries when traveling so we couldn’t pass up Galveston Island Brewing. The place is small so the tour didn’t take too long. Tour guide did a great job of explaining their process and answering everyone’s questions. The beer is very...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kcby
Reviewed March 28, 2019

We always check out local breweries when on vacation and stopped by this one several times during our week on the island. Of the 3 breweries in Galveston this one was the best. The ambiance is cool with a nice outdoor beer garden area that...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SteveSly
Reviewed February 23, 2019

Busy place, appeared that a lot of locals were there visiting and having a few brews. Not enough parking close by and parking lot was gravel. Good beer.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank darcb
Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

20 or so tasty beers. Filled with young retired and empty nesters on Tuesday afternoon. Small watering hole, excellent brewery. Noisy. There is a playground and outdoor seating for warmer days.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Candice C
Reviewed January 13, 2019

This brewery is set up so well inside and out. I love the outdoor space for a nice day. The beer is delicious and the staff very friendly. Would go back for sure!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lisa O
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

Nice brewery. They have a variety of beers, friendly service, and a huge patio for when the weather is nice, even a play area for kids.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank morrigan716
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

This place is phenomenal. Both my husband and I are beer lovers so we decided to check this place out. Everything we tried was absolutely phenomenal. The PitPat and Tiki Wheat were my faves. This place is a gold mine and I love even more...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Experience442756
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Excellent select of good craft beers! Tap room full of friendly people. Board games and playground outside for the kids.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Robert G
November 1, 2016|
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Response from Galveston I | Property representative |
We are approximately 6 miles from the cruise terminal dependent on which route you take.
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brumezzomo
August 14, 2015|
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Response from Galveston I | Property representative |
Yes. We host free tours every Saturday at 1pm. Thanks and we hope to see you there. Cheers!
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SP70591
June 24, 2015|
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Response from ChardayVanO |
Absolutely! We are dog (and kid) friendly. Outside hosts a large area with shaded seating. Cheers!
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