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Beer Available At Backcountry Brewery (arranged by most recent)
Backcountry Berliner Weisse 45, Backcountry Switchback Amber 28, Backcountry Porter (Peak One) 69, Backcountry Rye IPA , Backcountry Black Saison , Backcountry Maibock , Backcountry Dubbel (Doob Ale) , Backcountry Fix Your Heel Double IPA (v2.0) , Backcountry Jack Frost Doppelbock 45, Backcountry Pale Ale (Telemark IPA) 71, Backcountry Pilsner (Ptarmigan) 22, Backcountry Wheat 24, Backcountry Breakfast Stout 84, Backcounty The Inspired One Imperial Stout , Backcountry Session Brown
gururyan (33) Stillwater, Oklahoma | September 10, 2010
72 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD 7/10 VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 14/20
Great view if you sit on the balcony. The locals are always great for conversation at the bar. The bartender was very friendly and had a keen interest in beers from all over the country.
Iphonephan (179) McLean, Virginia | February 11, 2014
78 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 9/10 OVERALL 16/20
A fairly large place and apres ski chic. Eight beers on tap. Some just okay and a few quite good. They have a fairly long list of beers, so they must rotate fairly often. Worth a visit.
sonnycheeba (142) Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland | January 19, 2014
68 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD 7/10 VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 13/20
Decent brewpub just outside Breckenridge in Frisco. Plenty of food and beer choices, but nothing really stood out as being that good; granted nothing was terrible either. Variety of styles on tap and there were good happy hour prices which work nicely after a full day of skiing.
RobertDale (188) Lansing, Kansas | August 4, 2013
80 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 16/20
Very nice location in a very nice setting. Service was excellent and prices were very good. Nice selection of regulars and seasonals. Wish I would have had more time here. The beers I tried were well above average. Will return.
stephenj007 (15) Houston, Texas | April 20, 2013
76 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 16/20
Nice place, easy to find with easy parking.
Friendly staff that was knowledgeable about the beer selections. Samples were offered as needed. I had a pint of a Oktoberfest and a brown ale. Both were very good, solid examples of the style. Brewed on-site too.
Had a pizza for lunch, which was very good, fresh ingredients, and a wonderful crust. Size was great, no skimping here.
Will definitely return again when in town.
jcnielsen (230) Charlotte, North Carolina | November 16, 2012
80 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 15/20
Cool mountain brewpub. Big restaurant with good food. Beer has been consistently pretty good. I love the atmosphere. Definitely worth a visit after a day of skiing.
Steve_0 (104) Denver, Colorado | July 5, 2012
80 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE 9/10 OVERALL 15/20
A cool little brewpub in Frisco. The beer is really mediocre, but its not bad for a little mountain town pub. The food was great and the service was excellent, probably some of the best service I have had anywhere. The flight deal is awesome; seven seven ounce tasters for $14. Also, during happy hour pints are only $2.50. Probably the best stop in Frisco for craft beer.
DWestrick (24) Ft Wayne, Indiana | January 1, 2012
72 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD 7/10 VALUE 6/10 OVERALL 15/20
Visited in Sept of 2009. Neat place - only stayed in Frisco for one night (SnowShoe Motel) but really enjoyed it - had several beers at Backcountry.
soul11man (54) Portland, Oregon | August 18, 2011
78 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 16/20
This is a great place to hang out after a day of skiing/boarding. It does the job but it didnít really jump out at me. The selection was pretty typical but the breakfast Stout did stand out. I would have to visit again to give a more thorough review but my initial review is a decent drinkiní skitown pub.
theisti (505) Leawood, Kansas | July 10, 2011| Updated June 28, 2012
70 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 13/20
Visited later in the evening on a Wednesday with the family. This is a very large, spacious second floor space that you access via stair on the backside (from Main) entrance. We were a bit slow to be seated, but after that service was decent. Everyone seemed a little worn out after the 4th weekend, and I can relate. I just had the Nachos (which were good) and a couple of beers (which were both solid). The selection was all of their regulars + two specials. The Saison they had on was a bigger ABV version, and well executed. Overall, a good experience - plenty of room for families or groups to spread out. I learned later in the week that the folks that own Blue Spruce in town bought Backcountry sometime in 2010, and I couldnít be more excited. Blue Spruce is easily my favorite restaurant in Summit Country - whether fancy up front or laid back in the bar. I expect good things to come here.
tennessejed420 (18) Denver, Colorado | April 20, 2011
62 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 5/10 SELECTION 9/15 FOOD 4/10 VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 14/20
This place is worth a stop on your way to / from breckenridge. Ambiance was kind of weird on the inside - the place is huge so even though there are a decent amount of people there it feels empty, and the server felt rushed and awkard. However, I could see how the deck would have a great view in the summer. Also, she knew nothing about beer. The beers I tried were decent, nothing to write home about, but upon bringing home some cheap ($3.75) bombers of fresh beer my opinion of the place got better. No big beers available when I went, all the selection was sessionable, but I was happy with a couple of the offerings. Food menu very lacking, only pizza, nachos, burgers available. The pizza was decent I suppose, nachos not so great. Overall not a bad value, certainly when compared to breckenridge brewery / breckenridge in general. Overall it is worth visiting to grab some fresh bombers and try some new beer, maybe staying and eating there not so much.
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