Crescent City Brewhouse | New Orleans, Louisiana
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Crescent City Brewhouse
Good based on 55 ratings
Type: Brewpub (see listing)

527 Decatur Street
New Orleans, Louisiana United States 70130 [ print map ]
888 819 9330 | facebook | food menu | beer menu

Hours: M-Th Noon-10pm, F-Sa 11:30am-11pm, Su 11:30am-10pm

Mayor: AmEricanbrew (2) | Taps: 5 |

Crescent City Brewhouse

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Beer Available At Crescent City Brewhouse (arranged by most recent)
Crescent City Black Forest 42, Crescent City Red Stallion 32, Crescent City Weiss 46, Crescent City Pilsener 25, Crescent City Spring Bock 25, Crescent City Summer Ale , Crescent City Creole Alt , Crescent City Oktoberfest 29
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55 reviews for Crescent City Brewhouse
 Ambiance  77%
 Service  72%
 Selection  50%
 Food  73%
 Value  54%
 Overall  64%
 Rating  67%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 12/20
kseecs16  (209) Naperville, Illinois | April 9, 2009
Right on Decatur in the center of the French quarter. Nice old brick facade, fairly dimly lit. Copper brewing equipment behind decent sized bar. Nice ambiance. Quick, friendly service. Four beers plus a seasonal on tap. Beers are fairly pricey, though large. Had an appetizer which was quite good.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 10/20
kiefdog  (120) Tampa, Florida | March 1, 2009
Visted on a Thursday afternoon during Mardi Gras. We missed the lunch rush and had a chance to sit at the bar and kill a few pints. Reasonable ambiance accentuated by the copper brewing tuns and the brewmaster hard at work during our visit. Most of the beer we sampled was marginal at best but the ambiance and food are respectable. Worth a trip when in the area.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
desurfer  (112) Melbourne, Florida | November 18, 2008
Pretty good beers; not many brewpubs specialize in lagers. Nice pils. In keeping with the German theme, I had the sausage with sauerkraut. Very tasty. Nice, cozy feeling decor. Definitely worth a stop in the French Quarter.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD 10/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
Taverner  (83) San Ramon, California | October 15, 2008
Food? GOOOOD. Its New Orelans - the food here is so good its retarded. The beer? Meh. Major suckage. Not even a decent ale in the house. But the staff is great, friendly, and it is touristy, but its a good touristy.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 15/20
guzzler67  (52) Hanover, Maryland | September 21, 2008
Mixed feelings about this place. First, the location is great if your starting point is in the French Quarter, as it is right across from the old Jax Brewery. The service was spot on. And the building itself has a lot of charm, from the courtyard and the balcony, to the main bar and dining room. On the less positive side, the beer was uninspired and was probably meant to cater to the gentler palates of the tourist trade. A pils, weissen, marzen, dark wheat, all were pretty interchangable. No great bargains on the menu, either, although just around the corner you can find a more authentic PoBoy for $$$s cheaper. Worth a visit, just so you can form your own opinion.
Nate  (289) Indiana, Pennsylvania | April 7, 2008
Not impressed at all. People were friendly enough, but when I visited, there were only three beers on tap. Asked for a sampler. Got three beers and the offer to have a dupe of one I liked. Fine. Total was still $8 for 4-3oz samples. Rip-off. Hopefully, their seasonals are in better shape than the daily offerings.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 16/20
BuckeyeBoy  (137) Boise, Idaho | January 12, 2008
In town for the 2008 BCS Championship Game. Very Sad the Buckeyes didnt win. But O well. This place was pretty nice. In a cool old location. It was clean and the people were nice. The beer was SO SO. The food was pretty good.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 15/20
DuffMan  (279) the land of bitumen, beef & beer, Alberta | November 27, 2007
A large terrific restaurant brewpub. Some cool local art on the walls (when we were there, there was a Christian-Voodoo themed bunch of pieces around us very intersting). Check out the neon jellyfish above the bar very cool. Excellent wait staff, good food (our large table shared 6 appies and we all had a main and none of use were disappointed). I was very disappointed that 2 of the 4 beers I tried were heavily tainted by unclean lines. I politely talked about this with our server, and she said shed pass it on. Definitely willing to give it another shot if/when we return.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 14/20
chicagodri  (58) Chicago, Illinois | November 9, 2007
I have been to this place twice in both of my trips to New Orleans. I really like the atmosphere, the bartenders are friendly, and the food is excellent. The beers are nothing special though. Still a good place to visit and a nice location.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
LeRay  (6) Louisiana | October 8, 2007
I love this place! Ive never tasted beer this fresh! Its in a great location in the French Quarter, close to lots of parking and the river. Best time to go is in the Fall when the weather is cool. As for a table on the upstairs balcony. Great view up there!

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