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Beer Available At The Bayou (arranged by most recent)
Epic Captín Cromptonís Pale Ale 86, Lagunitas Olde GnarlyWine 99, Lagunitas Maximus 98, Deschutes Fresh Squeezed IPA 98, Deschutes Inversion IPA 93, Alameda Klickitat Pale Ale 57, Santa Fe State Pen Porter 89, Ballast Point Pale Ale 39, Ninkasi Lux German-Style Helles Lager 52, Annex Rye with Dried Apple Rings and Cinnamon , Andechser Weissbier Hell 96, Desert Edge Special Bitter - Dry Hopped w/Fuggles & Aged on Pimms soaked Oak , Alameda Yellow Wolf Imperial IPA 95, Uinta Wyld - Salted Orange IPA , Sockeye Dagger Falls IPA 97, Mother Earth Pin Up Pale Ale 89, Desert Edge Road Rage with Cranberry and Indian Coriander , Desert Edge Utah Pale Ale 77, Uinta Brighton IPA , Annex Belgian Pale Ale
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viet959 (5) , Georgia | March 6, 2009
80 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD 7/10 VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 15/20
Had to pay a "membership" fee like all Utah bars. The parking sux. The place is nice, reminds me of a loft w/ exposed brick walls. Went there on a week day and it was still very busy. Nice beer selection w/ very resonable. Would definitely recommend this place to other people. Staff was pretty knowledgeable on beers.
Wasatch (14) Utah | October 26, 2008| Updated December 16, 2009
58 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 5/10 SELECTION 9/15 FOOD 5/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 12/20
This place rocks, but the prices on the brews are out rageous. I had the Hoppin John for lunch, very tasty with some fries and sweet potatoe fries. Next came the brews, ordered the 750ml of Unibroue Terrible the price was not bad, but alot more than I can get a bottle for. Next came a bottle of Samichlaus, price was better, but still on the pricey side. They do have a bunch of awesome brews though. Since I have a bunch of these at home, the pickings were a little slim, but mangaged to pick a couple out for this time around. Overall this place brings a nice reality to UT, but I wish the priceís would come down.
Losati (5) Salt Lake City, Utah | July 10, 2008
82 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD 5/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 17/20
The best beer bar in SLC. The selection is immense. The only problem with it is that the menu isnít always updated with what is currently in stock. And some of the more íexoticí brews (ha! beer itself is exotic in this state) are often not available. The place can get real loud, which sucks for me and my bad hearing. The service is okay, though the waitresses are not really beer people. My only problem with this place is the food. I know people like it, but not me. My parents live in Louisiana, so I have an idea of what Cajun food is (sorry to sound arrogant) and this isnít it. Iíve only tried a couple of things, both of which disappointed me, so I may be off on this, but I donít think so. (Note: Everyone I go with to this place love the sweet potato fries. I donít like sweet potatoes, so the fries donít appeal to me. But you may love them.)
Ibrew2or3 (353) Tempe, Arizona | July 8, 2008
80 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 16/20
Could be a crowded place depending on the time of visit. Seating is first come first serve, which can suck. What doesnít suck is the awesome food and the large diverse beer selection. I had the Jambalaya with crawfish and it was d-lish. I also took in a few local brews on tap from Red Rock, Uinta and Roosters. douglas88 enjoyed a 2004 vintage Cantillon Iris. The place has the goods alright. During my 10pm to 12am visit they had very nice live music too. If I ever move to SLC Iíd need to be close enough to be a regular at this place.
JasonG (36) Salt Lake City, Utah | April 23, 2008
76 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD 5/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 15/20
A bar and restaurant - was totally packed on the night I was there, but I was able to get a table on their small outdoor patio right away. You basically have to pay a $5 charge to join their club or something to be able to buy good beer. They have a pretty good selection of both drafts and bottles, including some pretty high alcohol stuff (barleywines, etc.). Service was not all that knowledgeble, but they went to find out answers that didnít know. The food was fairly standard bar food. I had the burger, and it was mediocre at best. Still, in a city that I thought of as a beer desert, this is a pretty good place.
footbalm (74) Western Minneapolis Suburbs, Minnesota | November 24, 2007
80 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 16/20
Hey, was I surprised by this place?? No fucking shit. Beautiful women everywhere and a beer list that was very nice. Had a Piraat as the Karmaliet was gone. Have a live bands but this is a great beer bar for Utah.
JoeMcPhee (522) Toronto, ON, Ontario | September 17, 2007
72 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 15/20
Cool looking place, pool table at the back, long bar. Iím not a fan of these private club rules in Utah, but this place is worth paying what is essentially a five dollar cover. About 30 taps with a large selection of Utah microbrews. I didnít eat but other people seemed to be enjoying what they had. Friendly staff. The premiere beer spot in the city, by far.
douglas88 (265) Portland , Oregon | August 25, 2007| Updated September 20, 2013
84 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD 7/10 VALUE 6/10 OVERALL 17/20
A jazz band is often playing, and the place is always packed. Forget about all that: there are over 200 types of beers here, and many really great ones. No trip tp SLC would be complete without. Some beers often available include many locals, Rochefort, Cantillion, Chimay, Full Sail, Big Sky, Fullers, and many more. The selection comes and goes, but is always excellent. Also check the íoff-the menuí menu.
mikey (3) farmington, Utah | May 17, 2007
100 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 15/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 20/20
I love this place! Over 200 different labels from all over the world. A good mix of people and lifestyles with an emphasis on jazz and blues. Staff is friendly and the food is pretty good. They just went non-smoking even though Utah indoor smoking act dosnít go into effect ítil 2009.
paydirt (4) North Carolina | January 8, 2007
82 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE N/A OVERALL 16/20
I give this place such a high rating because itís got great beer selection from all over the world, surprisingly good food, good location and above all, itís 10x better than any other place of this type in Salt Lake City. Check it out.
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