Backcountry Brewery | Frisco, Colorado
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Backcountry Brewery
Exceptional based on 33 ratings
Type: Brewery (see listing)

710 Main St
Frisco, Colorado United States 80443 [ print map ]
970 668 2337

backcountrybrewery.com

Mayor: RobertDale (3) | Taps: 8 | Bottles: 4


Backcountry Brewery

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Beer Available At Backcountry Brewery (arranged by most recent)
Backcountry Dubbel , Backcountry Fix Your Heel Double IPA (v2.0) , Backcountry Doppelbock 45, Backcountry Porter (Peak One) 69, Backcountry Switchback Amber 28, Backcountry Pale Ale (Telemark IPA) 72, Backcountry Pilsner (Ptarmigan) 22, Backcountry Wheat 24, Backcountry Berliner Weisse 48, Backcountry Breakfast Stout 84, The Inspired One Imperial Stout , Backcountry Session Brown
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33 reviews for Backcountry Brewery
 Ambiance  70%
 Service  65%
 Selection  60%
 Food  67%
 Value  67%
 Overall  66%
 Rating  71%
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78
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 16/20
Iphonephan  (155) McLean, Virginia | February 11, 2014
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.
68
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 13/20
sonnycheeba  (129) Federal Hill, Baltimore, Maryland | January 19, 2014
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.
80
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
RobertDale  (169) Lansing, Kansas | August 4, 2013
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.
76
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
stephenj007  (15) Houston, Texas | April 20, 2013
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.
80
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 15/20
jcnielsen  (208) Charlotte, North Carolina | November 16, 2012
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.
80
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 15/20
Steve_0  (104) Denver, Colorado | July 5, 2012
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.
72
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 15/20
DWestrick  (24) Ft Wayne, Indiana | January 1, 2012
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.
78
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
soul11man  (54) Portland, Oregon | August 18, 2011
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.
70
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 13/20
theisti  (464) Leawood, Kansas | July 10, 2011| Updated June 28, 2012
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.
62
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD 4/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 14/20
tennessejed420  (18) Denver, Colorado | April 20, 2011
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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