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Idaho Springs

Westbound and Down Brewing Company


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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner


$15 - $25
American, Brew Pub, Bar, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This seems more of a gastro-pub to me, but they had some good beers on-tap and the food was pretty good. If you are walking the streets of Idaho Springs and looking for a modern touch to a craft brewery, this is worth the stop.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank travelintomm
Reviewed December 24, 2019

We stopped in for a beer and food after Skiing Loveland . I had there Jack Fruit Carb Cake Sandwich . Groing up in Calif on the beach I thought it was very good . The greens on the snadwich were fresh . And the...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank KDA575
Reviewed October 31, 2019

This is one of the few places in Colorado that really makes good Belgian-style beers. Many breweries try it, but most of them and up serving a low-quality beer that has nothing to do with Belgian beer. The beers from Westbound and Down could easily...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 12, 2019 via mobile

Casual but nice and very clean. Staff was very pleasant and attentive and food was great. We will be back.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Scott B
Reviewed September 22, 2019 via mobile

The food was fresh and well prepared. Great beer friendly service. Falafel, fish and chips excellent. Worth the detour off the interstate

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank mary4nppd
Reviewed August 29, 2019

I stopped at Westbound & Down Brewery in Idaho Springs as an afternoon pit stop while driving to Denver from Glenwood Springs. A variety of beers are produced here, but it was an okay place for a taste of their highly priced taster flight of...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 25, 2019

We were passing through Idaho Falls at lunchtime and decided to try this brewery since it was on the Mountain Passport and was easy to get to from I-70. The bartender was friendly and helpful. The food was interesting with something for everyone. I loved...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Carol L
Reviewed August 23, 2019 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch between Denver and Breckenridge and we loved the place! Not only is Idaho springs a cute little town this brewery serves some good beer and food.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank cruzfool2005ft
Reviewed August 23, 2019

Good food, burger and fish and chips - Mexican lager is good - somone put a piece of lime in my beer without asking, Parking was difficult. Service was not great but OK, they guy behind the bar was faster and friendlier than the woman....More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Jim R
Reviewed August 20, 2019

It has great atmosphere and fun decor. I love that they are pet friendly. We only stopped for one beer before rafting in Idaho Springs. We were traveling with friends and I normally love a good Hefeweizen. Unfortunately the one I ordered was bad. Like...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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