Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams Boston Brewery) | Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts
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Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams Boston Brewery)
Good based on 45 ratings
Type: Brewery (see listing)

30 Germania St.
Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts United States 02130 [ print map ]
617 368 5080

Hours: Mon-Thurs and Sat 10:00-15:00 / Fri 10:00-17:30

Mayor: Leighton (4) |

Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams Boston Brewery)

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Beer Available At Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams Boston Brewery) (arranged by most recent)
Samuel Adams Boston Lager 62, Samuel Adams Sam Stout , Samuel Adams (Barrel Room Collection) Thirteenth Hour Stout 92, Samuel Adams Black Harbor Stout 84, Samuel Adams Utopias 100, Samuel Adams Octoberfest 67, Samuel Adams Triple Bock 26, Samuel Adams Latitude 48 IPA 78, SAVOR Flowers 78, Samuel Adams Latitude 48 Deconstructed IPA - Mosaic 93, Samuel Adams Latitude 48 Deconstructed IPA - Simcoe 94, Samuel Adams (Barrel Room Collection) American Kriek 79, Samuel Adams Harvest Pumpkin Ale 78, Samuel Adams Blueberry Hill Lager 31, Samuel Adams Summer Ale 36, Samuel Adams Winter Lager 58, Samuel Adams Oyster Stout , Samuel Adams Rebel IPA 72, Samuel Adams Grumpy Monk 84, Samuel Adams Honey Queen 73
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45 reviews for Boston Beer Company (Samuel Adams Boston Brewery)
 Ambiance  75%
 Service  77%
 Selection  49%
 Food N/A 
 Value  85%
 Overall  71%
 Rating  71%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
charule  (113) Chicago, Illinois | February 28, 2015
Stopped in years ago, never though to rate. Nice presentation for the unaffiated in the craft movement with the brewing process. Nice to sample beers at the end. Bottle sales at decent prices.
JK  (309) St. Louis Park, Minnesota | July 6, 2014
Toured on July 4th, 2014. A brief tour, loud and noisy with large groups. Staff was friendly. Very short tour. They do offer the chance to taste different varieties of malt which was unusual. Small tasting with three different beers. I had the Oyster stout, which was new to me. I am glad I did it once. Beer and very expensive souvenirs for sale at the end of the tour.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 16/20
kchampagne  (17) Jacksonville, Florida | June 28, 2014
If you are in the Boston area you have to make your way over to Jamaica Plain to take a tour of this place. Itís a free tour and instead they ask that you donate to one of the charities they provide for. Jameson and Graham were the tour guides for my group and they were extremely entertaining and knowledgeable. We were able to sample three beers at the end: Boston Lager, Summer Ale, and Rebel IPA.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 19/20
NachlamSie  (632) Denver, Colorado | August 1, 2013
Boston Beer Companyís strategy is to make good, accessible beer and to educate and thus convert the swill drinkers, this tour did a fantastic job of that. The free tour was highly entertaining and interactive with a knowledgable and personable host. Iíve heard how beer is made probably a thousand times by now, but it was described in a fun and entertaining way on the tour. The tour ends in a large tasting room and everyone gets three samples of beer. We had a Boston Lager, Summer Ale and an Independence IPA. I highly reccomend coming here as a fun, touristy thing to do. It is also free.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 17/20
ben4321  (313) Hoboken, New Jersey | July 18, 2013
We really enjoyed the tour here, and bonus, it is free. We went on the first tour of the morning, and didnít have to deal with any of the crowd related issues mentioned by others. The little museum type area where you wait has some cool stuff to check out. The tour itself is fairly standard, but we had a friendly and entertaining guide. They only make one-offs, experimentals, and barrel room stuff here pretty much, so thereís no bottling line or anything. Our tasting was 3 pours, Sam, Sam Summer, and a one-off I hadnít tried before (Independence IPA). Generally I think they try to have one of the 3 be a one-off like that. The gift shop had some of the barrel room beers for $10/750, so not a bad price at all. Also, if you take your ticket to Doyleís and buy a Sam Adams beer you can get a free one of their Sam Adams glasses.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 7/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 11/20
sonnycheeba  (176) Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland | May 8, 2013
Not much going on except for the tour, which is definitely worthwhile. Only got to see a limited part of the brewery due to construction, but the tour guide was awesome. As one of the most well-known craft breweries, they do a great job making craft beer culture approachable to non-beer drinkers. Only get to try 3-4 beers at the end of the tour, but you can get a special one from time to time. Timing worked out that I got to try the 26.2 Brew made each year for the Boston Marathon. Cool place and itís hard to beat free.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 14/20
high_on_hops  (23) Burlingame, California | April 7, 2013
The free tour is brief but pretty good. You donít see much of the brewing equipment but they do give you barley and hop samples to taste and smell as well as three free tasters. Try to arrive early to wander around the mini-museum before the tour starts.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 5/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 10/20
devman171  (154) Annapolis , Maryland | February 20, 2013
Went here a few years ago as one of my first tours, its was a nice tour but the pitchers of a couple beers was pretty lame.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
RobertDale  (219) Lansing, Kansas | September 27, 2012
Stopped by for the tour which lasted about an hour. Typical tour, not too exciting, tasting room the highlight. Staff was very friendly. Felt like I needed to visit Samuel Adams. Did get a free tasting glass.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 15/20
emeinz  (47) Minnesota | May 12, 2012
Cool place. Feels like making a pilgrimage. Us beer owes a lot to sam, but tour is ok. Free beer us good though. A worthwhile stop.

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