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Santa Cruz Mountain Brewery
Ranked #94 of 373 Restaurants in Santa Cruz
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San Jose, California
Level 6 Contributor
143 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed January 17, 2012

Nestled in a alley surrounded by winery's is this nice little Gem. Pints cost $3.50 and you have a section of around 6 on tap. the Tap room can get cramped. A local hangout for sure. Kids allowed in and they do have board games for them. The beer has less carb's and is a little more cloudy and earthy. I met Tommy the brewer and he did not have an attitude. Good guy! You bet I will be back when they have Ollie-berry on tap.

  • Visited January 2012
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1 Thank ceskydup
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English first
Friday Harbor, Washington
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great beer”
Reviewed July 18, 2011

I went there and had beer with a client and it was great. Kind of out of the way but had to go since all my friends were talking about it. You can tell the owner takes there time with the product. I will be back. Didnt have anything to eat but next time I will. I will be back.


  • Visited March 2011
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Level 6 Contributor
137 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Worth the search”
Reviewed October 23, 2010

We visited the brewery in September and it was worth the off-the-beaten path search. I'm pretty sure that the bartender was the co-owner and she was as knowledgeable and helpful as the beer was good. I had the seasonal olallieberry ale which was as unique as it was awesome. The food wasn't there's but from a neighboring restaurant but it hit the stop after a long day or flying and driving. Very casual, very Santa Cruz. Was in a cool area with a bunch of tasting rooms, etc.

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1 Thank biffburley
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