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Otter Creek Brewing

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Address: 793 Exchange St, Middlebury, VT 05753-1193
Phone Number: 18023880727
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

In 2015 we broke ground on a brand new, 120-barrel brew house. This...

In 2015 we broke ground on a brand new, 120-barrel brew house. This state-of-the-art facility will expand our capacity and allow us to deliver more of our deliciously dank beers to bottles cans and kegs everywhere. Phase one of this project included a complete renovation of our pub and restaurant space. On the heels of upgrades to our packaging and production facilities, our brand new, mid-century inspired digs reflect the commitment we've made to our brand and the collective creative juices the keep our brewery running. We invite you to hop on the bus and join us on our cosmic journey of craft. Pub and Restaurant open daily from 11am - 6pm serving a locally-sourced selection of tasty treats with a healthy dose of delicious brews served straight from our stash to your glass.

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Staff was super friendly, the beer selection was awesome. Great swag for sale. We had amazing smoked buffalo wings.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Andover, New Jersey
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Andover, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff was super friendly, the beer selection was awesome. Great swag for sale. We had amazing smoked buffalo wings.

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Thorndike, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

This brewery was awesome!!! They have tons and tons of beers on tap. It is so hard to choose from. They also have food. We got the beer pretzels, which they make there homemade. They were so good and helped soak up all the delicious beers we tried. They also brew Shed beer there, which we were excited to see.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

We went there on a weekend afternoon. They have a nice variety of different beers and also very reasonable priced beer bottles. The atmosphere was lovely and they also had fun snacks. Very fun way to spend an afternoon!

Thank Ronit A
Amherst, New Hampshire, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

I am used to the old style tours which required a lot of walking. Of course now the breweries are smaller operations and the tours consist of looking through a few windows to observe the equipment. Not it matters, I expect that through the years the purpose of going on a Brewery Tour has always been focussed on the end... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here as part of our Vermont vacation centered around beer. The tasting is bright with a lot of interesting touches to the decor. The staff here was great, we were greeted immediately by the host and there were tables available but we chose to grab seats at the bar. We had one of each of... More 

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Norwich, Connecticut
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2016

We stopped by to sample some of their beers, as we were driving by. We did not order any food, but something did smell good while we were there and it looked like they had some things that were probably tasty. Anyway, nice space, love the hop shaped lights over the bar. It's not overly big inside, so I'm sure... More 

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Ben B, Guest Relations Manager at Otter Creek Brewing, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent visit and for sharing this honest feedback with us. We strive to provide our guests with a balanced selection of both hop-forward and malt-forward brews, and will keep your thoughts in mind as we continue to develop new offerings moving forward. We hope to see you again the next time you're in the Middlebury area.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

Otter Creek was an awesome stop on the trail; small wait for a table which is needed for tasting or dining. Once seated a server tends to you for your tasting and delivers a food menu. The food is to die for ! Fire Pit Mac & Cheese (Shells, Jalapeño Pesto, and Pulled pork) and Pulled Pork Nachos ! The... More 

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Rutland, Vermont, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

I got a variety of India Pale Ales. The middle one was the refreshingest. A friendly place in a land of wonderfulness . No matter what the size of your bicycle is, your favorite thing to do should be right there

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Middlebury, Vermont
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2015

I took visiting family to visit Middlebury's local beer scene and we were not disappointed. The dining room has huge windows on one side - overlooking the bottling operation and brewery and on the other side is a terrific bar serving beers from OCB as well as any other Vermont breweries! Great lunch food as well - the chili was... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2015

Otter Creek beer is not my favorite, but visiting the brewery is fun. They have good snacks and lunch options.

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