Ballast Point Brewing Company | San Diego, California
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Ballast Point Brewing Company
Excellent based on 64 ratings
Type: Brewery (see listing)

5401 Linda Vista Rd, Ste 406
San Diego, California United States 92110 [ print map ]
619 298 2337

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Hours: Mon-Fri 11am7pm; Sat 10am-7pm; Sun 10am-5pm


Mayor: Travlr (3) | Taps: samples | Bottles: yes


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Beer Available At Ballast Point Brewing Company (arranged by most recent)
Ballast Point / Coedo East to West IPA 93, Ballast Point Dorado Double IPA 99, Ballast Point Grunion Pale Ale 98, Ballast Point Calico Amber Ale - Rum Barrel Aged , Ballast Point Indra Kunindra 94, Ballast Point Longfin Lager 42, Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin 99, Ballast Point Fathom India Pale Lager 94, Ballast Point R&D Sanddab , Ballast Point Longfin Lager - Lemon Lime Zest , Ballast Point Even Keel 93, Ballast Point Black Marlin Porter - Bourbon Barrel Aged 96
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64 reviews for Ballast Point Brewing Company
 Ambiance  65%
 Service  79%
 Selection  78%
 Food N/A 
 Value  79%
 Overall  78%
 Rating  88%
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84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
brokensail  (1055) Orange County, California | August 3, 2012
Really close to USD. The place is mostly a homebrew store, but there is a nice tasting bar in the back. The usual Ballast Point suspects along with a handful of seasonal and one-off/rotational beers on tap.
88
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 15/20
BrewDad  (451) Olympia, Washington | May 8, 2012
Terrific atmosphere - Great service and very tasty taps to draw from. Love this place They give a great tour and the tasters where very good. A must stop.
84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
nbutler11  (316) Rota, Spain | March 28, 2012
I always drop by for their beer when Iím in the area. Fun space that is always packed, but offers a couple variations on their bottled line of beers. Being down the road from AleSmith is a huge bonus for those driving around SD on beer tours :)
90
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 16/20
SamGamgee  (182) down the whirlpool, California | February 13, 2012
Really chill taster/growler bar inside of an amazing homebrew shop. Lots of cool special BP beers and very friendly and knowledgeable service.
82
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 17/20
chris2431  (11) Oregon | January 3, 2012
If I were rating only the beer, this score would be much higher. Their beer is REAL good for the most part. But this is a place rating so unless your a homebrewer their isnít much reason to come to this location. This is pretty much a homebrew shop and tasting room. Nowhere to sit, only a few bar height tables to stand at. Growler refills is a plus. They teach homebrew classes here sometimes too which seems cool.
94
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 18/20
daknole  (434) Scottsdale, Arizona | November 6, 2011
Superb! Ryan was an amazing host. Tap selection was awesome. Great place to visit.
96
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 19/20
Itzjerm  (67) Taft, Tennessee | August 18, 2011
This is the best place Iíve ever been. Why? Its a homebrew shop... so they are willing to talk about the beer with a beer geek. As for the Beers... AMAZING AMAZING. So unique. They will tell you about what they are using, and give you ideas to take home. Tasting price is cheaper than their other location. The service was exceptional. Iím a beer geek, there were other beer geeks there, and they seemed to know us beer geeks can talk about the beer we are sipping and talk with us. I LOVE THIS PLACE. AND LOVE THERE BEER. To bad iím 1000 miles away.
100
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 20/20
jimmybells  (4) las vegas, Nevada | August 11, 2011
AMAZING BEERS!!!!!
82
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
Terminus  (334) Las Cruces, New Mexico | July 20, 2011
a great little place half homebrew half taphouse for the brewery. They had a ton of beers that are not bottled and are very limited in production. I was so glad to sample them. The service was fantastic and met some cool people in there. A definate must for fans of this brewery!
68
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 12/20
LtDan  (65) Los Angeles County, California | June 10, 2011
Ambiance: Itís mostly Homebrew mart with a small section for tasting. Itís weird because you are in this weird strip mall.

Service: Service is A-OK.

Selection: A wide variety of BP beers on tap.

Value: Fairly priced tasters and pints. Overall: I prefer their other location to this.

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