Bootlegger’s Brewery (MOVED) | Fullerton, California
Places > United States > California > Fullerton

Bootlegger’s Brewery (MOVED) (OUT OF BUSINESS)
Excellent based on 22 ratings
Type: Brewery

401 S Richman
Fullerton, California United States 92832 [ print map ]
714 871 2337 | facebook | twitter

Hours: Thu: 4-10pm, Fri: 4-10pm, Sat: 12-10pm, Sun 12-6pm

Taps: 21 | Bottles: 8

Bootlegger’s Brewery (MOVED)

Create a free account for these features:
Edit This Place | Add Event Here

Beer Available At Bootlegger’s Brewery (MOVED) (arranged by most recent)
add beers to this location Sign in to add beer    |    Sign in to edit availabile beers    |    Print Shelftags    |    Customize Shelftags

22 reviews for Bootlegger’s Brewery (MOVED) (OUT OF BUSINESS)
 Ambiance  71%
 Service  87%
 Selection  80%
 Food  75%
 Value  85%
 Overall  84%
 Rating  90%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 14/20
Dixonian  (150) Plano, Texas | August 25, 2011
Visited the brewery on IPA Day 2011. Small tasting room inside the brewery with a handful of taps. They got quite busy and the place was pretty crowded. Like most breweries in So Cal has some barrels aging deliciousness along the walls. I got a flight which turned out to be a hassle as the line was very long and I had to wait in between each brew. Food trucks outside in case you get hungry.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 15/20
can8ianben  (118) State College, Pennsylvania | November 20, 2008
A tiny little brewery in an business park. Very welcoming if you show up on a tasting day. You have to walk around the equipment and puddles on the floor from recent brews. These are down to earth people who love beer and want to talk about it and their new brewing adventure. The head brewer even poured us a few experimental beers that he’s working on - a java chipotle stout and a plum ale. And they didn’t charge us a cent! Sad to see that bottles weren’t available there, only growlers - and you had to buy your own.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
Blairgus  (103) California | July 29, 2011| Updated October 6, 2012
thurs-sun you can go to the brewery and drink their beer. really great atmosphere and people really enjoy it. on friday before 6 it wasn’t too busy but after 6 it was really busy and the line moved very slowly. There is always a different food truck outside so there is great food. Staff is friendly and they let you bring your own bottles so there is normally a bottle share in Thursday and Friday afternoons.
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 17/20
LtDan  (65) Los Angeles County, California | December 29, 2009
What a fun mistake I made. I had the tasting room hours for the Bruery mixed up, and still needed a growler fix while in the neighborhood. The place was just a small garage with seemingly a lot going on. No rustic tap room vibe though. Patricia is amazingly awesome and efficient. Maybe too much actually. She was handing me sample after sample,before I could finish savoring one. Can’t fault the gal for keeping a thirsty man happy. It was neat seeing her rapidly handling multiple customers by herself. For such a small joint, they had a lot on tap to choose from. Something for everyone too. The value was great, as they can’t charge for samples yet. Overall, this brewery is vastly underrated. The beer is awesome and so is the small staff. Do yourself a favor and check it out.
VsXsV  (51) Stockholm, Sweden | November 12, 2012
Visited during RBSG. Nice owners that treated us to good beer (including a taste of Imperial Phoenix before the release). Got a free pint glass as well. Only their own beers on tap but the ones I tried were all good.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
JoeTheYounger  (49) Lake Arrowhead, California | December 20, 2011
Very cool small local brewery. About 15 taps of really good stuff. A good place to go for any style of beer from sours to stouts to IPAs.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
JK81  (39) California | July 18, 2010
Small place, good beers, I loved the black phoinex, stop by if get chance.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
ADfan  (26) Orange County, California | December 31, 2011
Good place to hang out and sample their beers. Having Knuckle Sandwich & Black Phoenix available is always a nice combo. Too bad they don’t have more room and put out the chairs but at least there is usually a food truck there with some good grub.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
berad54  (20) Sunland, California | September 25, 2010
Kudos to these guys and despite my 74 rating I highly recommend checking this place out. They have severe limitations where they are and they are a young up and coming brewery that could use, and deserves support. They don’t really have a ’tap room’, more of a counter in the middle of this tiny brewery. They have about 8 taps all their own stuff or stuff they contract for others. Really nice guys, some great beers, some good one and a few that need work. I like the Knuckle Sandwich best and believe it or not the chocolate mint porter is not so bad.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
Gurfunkl  (17) Ontario, California | October 1, 2009
Small, essential. Good beers, small but articulated selection.

What's Your Opinion?
Add your review

Checked In

Proximity Map

View Proximity Map
Print Travel Map

Proper Glassware
Real Ales
Edit Info | Add an Event  
Copyright © 2000-2015,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
about us
About RateBeer
New Beers
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Buy Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
RateBeer Best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50