Pennsylvania Brewing Company | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Pennsylvania Brewing Company
Exceptional based on 43 ratings
Type: Brewery (see listing)

800 Vinial St.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania United States 15212 [ print map ]
412 237 9402

pennbrew.com

Hours: 11a-1a


Mayor: MarkSachon (3) | Taps: 10 | Bottles: 3-6


Pennsylvania Brewing Company

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Beer Available At Pennsylvania Brewing Company (arranged by most recent)
Penn Märzen 48, Penn St. Nikolaus Bock Bier Brewers Reserve 89, Penn Nut Roll Ale 76, Penn Chocolate Meltdown Stout 94, Penn St. Nikolaus Bock Bier 76, Penn Allegheny Pale Ale 34, Penn Gold Lager 22, Penn Pumpkin Roll Ale , Penn Overlook IPA 33, Penn Kaiser Pils 59, Rooney’s Lager , Penn Pandemonium Weizenbock 85, Church Brew D’Pomme Rye Saison , East End Pennsyl-tucky Uncommon 68, Penn Fakin the Funk 33
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43 reviews for Pennsylvania Brewing Company
 Ambiance  83%
 Service  74%
 Selection  58%
 Food  73%
 Value  67%
 Overall  72%
 Rating  77%
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  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 7/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 14/20
cdog69  (13) Richmond, Virginia | February 2, 2006
Very cool place. Takes on a old german beer hall look. A must visit during Oktoberfest. They have a couple of good beers and very good food. Not a huge selection to choose from but its quality. A worthy place to check out.
58
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 5/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 12/20
CTwriter  (4) | December 10, 2005
I was disappointed in the beer quality, but the food was delicious. But it didn’t make me want to come back the next time I’m in Pittsburgh
82
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
SB  (24) Pennsylvania | December 4, 2005
You walk into a super cool building from the 1800’s. The food is German, and is great. I had the Oktoberfest. The waitress was very knowledgeble and friendly. I am def. looking forward to going back.
88
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
artfink  (10) I’m everywhere Fokker!, Florida | November 15, 2005
great beers in a really cool building. a big German beer hall in Pittstown. The food is German Beer Hall fare, but done quite well ( not as good as my grandma’s or moms ) the Beers are done according to the german purity law. all were done well. I was there for Oktoberfest when it was really packed which added to the fun. lots of singing, dancing and prosit!!!! A very fun place. don’t be shy about meeting new freinds because it’s beer hall seating on long picnic style tables. it makes for good arm in arm toasts!!!!! now trying to navigate the horrible city planning called " roads" is a whole other story. it took us an hour to get across bridges and down twenty wrong turns to find the place. well worth it though.
78
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
GeneralGao  (222) Iowa City, Iowa | November 6, 2005
Very nice brewery in a historic building north of downtown. German fare and house brews, which are excellent. You should definitely check this place out.
72
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 15/20
daveballard  (6) Franklin, Pennsylvania | October 30, 2005
Cool place. The owner gave us a tour of the brewery. I would like his job. Seasonal beers were the best. Peen Pilsner is kind of bla compared to the seasonal brews.
44
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 2/15   FOOD 2/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 7/20
roomtempbeer  (9) Franklin, Pennsylvania | June 22, 2005
Great atmosphere, and the service is pretty good. The beer selection is lacking, and many taste similar to each other. To me, most lagers and pilsners taste unremarkably similar, and from what I remember, these two styles are all that are offered. The food is German, of course, which isn’t my style, either. This place isn’t for me.
90
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 10/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
MAP  (26) Lakewood, Ohio | June 12, 2005
This is my go to place for a dinner in Pittsburg. Food there is expelently priced for how good it is. First time there was a pair of appropriately dressed beer chugging gents playing the squeeze-box and stand-up bass. Seating can be a bit of a problem if you have a handicapped person there; my grandmad is exactly in the best condition for bench seating. Other than that one small problem, this is a great restaurant, with great german style beer. I think at any one point in the year my dad will have at least two cases of their beer in the basement.
74
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 6/15   FOOD 10/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
Wakie  (11) Centreville, Virginia | March 3, 2005
A fantastic experience! A German beerhall in Pittsburgh’s Northside. The food is outstanding and the atmosphere is great (especially during Oktoberfest). The beer selection is only Penn Brewing Beers.
78
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 16/20
pjk33  (6) Sligo - Curllsville Heights, Pennsylvania | December 11, 2004
Didn’t have the food, but I believe that they make the best Weizen around (at least the ones that I’ve had). Really cool German feel with great long wooden tables and a cool outdoor area that is surrounded by the old buildings and rock walls. This is what a German micro brewery should be like.

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