Bear Republic Brewing Co. | Healdsburg, California
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Bear Republic Brewing Co.
Excellent based on 97 ratings
Type: Brewpub (see listing)

345 Healdsburg Ave
Healdsburg, California United States 95448 [ print map ]
707 433 BEER | food menu | beer menu

Hours: Restaurant 11:00a-9:30pm Thurs-Sun ítil 10pm Fri, Sat

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Bear Republic Brewing Co.

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Beer Available At Bear Republic Brewing Co. (arranged by most recent)
Bear Republic Hop Shovel IPA 96, Bear Republic Big Bear Black Stout - New Oak , Bear Republic Tripels Alley 78, Bear Republic Pitmasterís Pride , Bear Republic Olde Scoutterís Barley Wine 94, Bear Republic Mach 10 97, Bear Republic Maide Leisg IPA , Bear Republic Crazy Ivan 92, Bear Republic / Fourpure Transatlantic Overdrive , Bear Republic Big Bear Black Stout 99, Bear Republic Rebellion IPA (Lemondrop) , Bear Republic Rebellion IPA (06277) , Bear Republic Bonnie Prince Charles 80 Shilling , Bear Republic Racer 5 IPA 99, Bear Republic Tartare Rouge 96, Bear Republic Old Saint Chango 86, Bear Republic Heritage Ale 87, Bear Republic Wolf House Pale Ale , Bear Republic Cafť Racer 15 99, Bear Republic Grand Am 94
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97 reviews for Bear Republic Brewing Co.
 Ambiance  75%
 Service  77%
 Selection  78%
 Food  73%
 Value  74%
 Overall  80%
 Rating  90%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 15/20
Beardface  (37) Eugene, Oregon | May 9, 2009
A solid little brewpub that unfortunately paled in comparison to Russian River which we had visited just before. Place was nearly impossible to find, tucked back behind a couple other buildings. When we got in there it was packed (It was Valentines Day) so we actually just stood near the bar area and ordered our sampler tray. The beers were mediocre to great, but many of the better ones I had already had in bottled form many times. The atmosphere was typical of a brewpub, but lost some points for it being so packed and rowdy. The bartenders did their best, but it was a losing situation. Would like to visit again when itís less busy.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
nickd717  (81) San Francisco, California | May 5, 2009
Nice place. Hard to find (itís back off the main street). Typical brewpub atmosphere. Lots of great beer on tap. Big samplers available and sometimes you get freebies. Food is reasonable. You can also buy bottles of their stuff on the premises.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
SamGamgee  (182) down the whirlpool, California | April 14, 2009
Healdsburg as a beautiful place and Bear republic fits right in with the atmosphere. A little hard to find in the back of some shops off of the main drag. I was blown away by there selection. Having had most of their bottled beers I was mostly interested in any special versions or tap only beers; well, they delivered in spades. There were probably a half dozen beers that they donít bottle, plus a half dozen more special barrel aged or extra-hopped versions of their normal beers. I didnít even know where to start. Happy hour prices were great and the bartender was very friendly. Definitely a recommended spot. Their hoppy beers are world class, and some of their experimental stuff is legit, though not all of it hits the mark even if it is interesting.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
grikmok  (3) Little Rock, Arkansas | February 13, 2009
The beer is excellent in this place. Food was ok.... the overall feeling of the place is a local hangout. Will definitely go again when Iím in the area.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 13/20
JohnC  (163) Mission Viejo, California | January 29, 2009
The food was good; the place was bright and airy & clean. I ate & drank at the bar. Definitely a locals hangout where everyone knew everyone else.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
bhensonb  (519) Woodland, California | January 17, 2009
Just excellent. Food was really good. Beer selection and flavors were outstanding. A bit crowded Saturday night on a holiday weekend. But the staff kept in touch, and all went well.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
HIBEERMAN  (8) Rhinecliff, New York | January 12, 2009
the weirdest experience of my northern CA beer hunt. A good brewpub in wine country. No the experience was shaky but the beer was good and the selection amazing.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
can8ianben  (114) State College, Pennsylvania | September 22, 2008
Fantastic beer here! A hop headís delight with several IPAs and double IPAs on tap at all times. They even have a hopped up version of their Red Rocket. The burger I ordered was tasty and delicious, and the garlic fries were fantastic. Everyone at our table was raving over the food - maybe because weíd biked all over the vineyards that day. Busy and bustling on a Friday night, and because it was my birthday I got a free pint! Somewhat disapointed that they had no sampler platter - rather you build your own for $1.25/sample. They should take note of their competition down the road at Russian River where you can get every beer on tap for a reasonable price. To sample all 15 beers here would have been a big cost - instead my fellow diners ordered several beers and I filled in the gaps with the taste samplers. Love the bike gear hanging all over the place - they really need to make a t-shirt with their make beer not bombs tag line.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
GJF  (48) Mount Vernon, Iowa | July 27, 2008
Great beer, average food, so-so ambience. But even if the pub doesnít really stand out, the beers do and this is definitely worth the trip if youíre in the area.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
rayOfBeer  (19) El Cerrito, California | June 26, 2008
To this brewery I go for the beer. The ambiance is a little rag-tag, with awards, old time gear, bikes and racing items. The food was decent with a nice selection of pub grub. I had the barbeque sandwich which was tasty. Our waitress was quite nice and speedy with a good knowledge of the beer. But, the main reason to go is the beer. It was awesome. I tried as many as my wife let me and they were all great. Iíll stop anytime Iím in the area, givin the chance.

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