The Mayor of Old Town | Fort Collins, Colorado
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The Mayor of Old Town
Excellent based on 21 ratings
Type: Bar

632 S Mason St
Fort Collins, Colorado United States 80524 [ print map ]
970 682 2410

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Hours: Mon - Fri 11:00am to Midnight Sat - Sun 9:00am to Midnight


Mayor: HIGHB4LL (10) | Taps: 100 | Bottles: 0


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Beer Available At The Mayor of Old Town (arranged by most recent)
Port Brewing Anniversary 98, Sierra Nevada Hoptimum 100, Victory Golden Monkey 97, Loveland Aleworks American Sour with Raspberries 47, Great Divide 20th Anniversary Belgian-Style Ale 87, Left Hand Beer Week Sauce 97, Avery Lilikoi Kepolo (Mahu) 97, Stone SprŲcket Bier 94, New Belgium / Three Floyds Lips Of Faith - Grštzer 88, Horse & Dragon Stout , Horse & Dragon Whistle Blast Honey Brown , Horse & Dragon Flagstone Copper Ale , Horse & Dragon L≥ IPA , Van Diest FrŁli Strawberry Beer 22, Loveland Aleworks American Sour , Ommegang Abbey Ale 99, Goose Island Matilda Lambicus 88, River North Quad on Oak , Lion Stout 99, Avery White Rascal 70
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21 reviews for The Mayor of Old Town
 Ambiance  67%
 Service  75%
 Selection  93%
 Food  74%
 Value  71%
 Overall  82%
 Rating  91%
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  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
jhotmann  (1) Fort Collins, Colorado | January 2, 2013
Favorite bar in Fort Collins
94
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
Steve_0  (104) Denver, Colorado | February 26, 2012
This place is awesome, I only wish it had opened sooner. Too bad I only got to enjoy it for a little while. The selection is awesome and is constantly updated by a giant screen above the bar. The glassware here is unreal, with a different piece for every style. If you are in Fort Collins, this place is a MUST!
94
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
Hoser  (162) Cowtown, Alberta | October 15, 2012
Visited during the GABF with 100 northern Colorado beers on tap. That is just insane, out bartender she was awesome. Good food, great beer and a very knowledgeable staff.
92
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 19/20
FatCats  (2) Colorado | August 3, 2011
I can understand that the ambiance of this place is hit or miss. Itís not the warmest decor Iíve ever seen, the floor-plan is not broken up, and it can get loud when the place is full--which they have said theyíre working on--but at least itís unique. It doesnít feel like youíre sitting in an American cookie-cutter bar like Old-Cís or any number of chain-operated establishments. The service, I must admit, is somewhat inconsistent. Sometimes itís great, sometimes slow. They do know their beer though, for having an ever-changing 100 beer tap line. As for the beer, I love it. If youíre a linear drinker and are looking for the same thing every night, you might look elsewhere, but for me, to think the line will look considerably different in a few weeks is incredible. What is offered is a beautiful assortment of locals and imports. Taps include stuff from Equinox to Ommegang, Firestone Walker and Jolly Pumpkin to Mikkeller and Moortgat. The food is a little inconsistent with the quality and selection of beer that is offered but itís delicious bar food none-the-less. As for value, these beers are difficult to get in many liquor stores, let alone on tap. Not to mention theyíre better than the prices Iíve seen at Cafe Vino or Choice City. If you can deliver me a Duvel Single on tap I would fully expect to pay more for it than a Fat Tire, especially considering a four pack is $16 in a liquor store. Overall, the staff is educated and nice, the food is good, the beer is great and itís a new local favorite for me.
90
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
mensch  (1) Loveland, Colorado | October 5, 2012
Service was excellent! Free pizza on Fri afternoons. Knowledgable servers, water brought and refilled without asking. 100 Northern CO brews on tap today! Prices are as high as you would expect for really good beer. I would have liked more beer geek info on the beer list.
90
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 5/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
troubles  (138) Tel Aviv, Israel | December 2, 2012
Visited during the GABF, had Tap Takeover of Colorado breweries. 100 beers on tap, whatís more to say... Food was bad (pizza & soup) really not tasty. Still a must visit - Go for the beers.
88
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
jcnielsen  (224) Charlotte, North Carolina | December 31, 2012
Visited this place while in Fort Collins over the holidays. It is my first time visiting this beer bar located near CSU. Around 100 beers on tap, all listed on the wall. Really nice selection, probably the best in town. Iím not sure Iím a huge fan of the atmosphere, but otherwise a cool new place I wish was around when I went to CSU.
88
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
TwoSipDip  (413) Fort Collins, Colorado | August 1, 2011| Updated December 12, 2013
I think notalush hit his assessment right on the dot. You walk and you think youíre walking into a bank circa 1980. Unfinished rock walls with the big wood beams over head accompanied by shit that could have been bought either in Ikeaís 1980 or 2011 catalog: space age chairs, tables, etc. While dealing with that, you have to deal with a bunch of douche bags that think they know everything about beer. I was hoping to taste the Crooked Stave Petit Sour again since I had an unfortunate experience the first time around, but they had already sold out of their two kegs. All 100 beers offered were displayed by an overhead projector on the wall above the taps. Since I couldnít really see a TV all that well from my vantage point, I ended up reading the list front to back several hundred times looking for something unique. While they do have a few unique beers, I think their strength is bringing together tons of Colorado brews in one place (Asher, Crooked Stave, Pateros Creek, Equinox, etc). There were a few other taps for Firestone Walker, The Bruery, etc but those offerings werenít too "rare" but still notable. They have a considerable collection of glassware and I would estimate that an average beer will run you about $6-7 for a 300mL glass. The staff seemed somewhat informed on the beers, though I did hear some premium bullshit out of their mouths. As for the clientŤle that I alluded to before, it seemed compromised of hipsters and creepy guys that think theyíre being ironic by sporting a child rapist mustache. My favorite scene of the night was a sorority girl ordering a La Folie and telling her friends how she loved the sourness. They tasted it and said it was nasty. The girl that ordered the beer promptly asked if she could get a Sunshine instead as she didnít mean to get a La Folie. HA! My second favorite part of the experience was that they have started to expand their bottle list since lush visited. I am not shitting you, they had two bottled beers: FW Parabola and MIchelob Ultra! HAHAHAHA! If you can deal with the shitheads and the shitty atmosphere, itís a pretty cool place with lots of rotating taps to taste lots of different stuff. Iíll be back. Kind of pretentious staff.

Shitters: A-
88
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
craftbeerdesign  (100) Fort Collins, Colorado | November 27, 2011| Updated February 28, 2012
trendy craft beer focused bar in Fort Collins near CSU just below Old Town. lots of great craft on tap with a huge multi screen above the bar displaying the current offerings. seems to be a hipster type place. the bar staff seems to know there beer. Iíll be going back next time Iím in town simply because there arenít too many other spots in town bar wise with as many choices.
86
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
JCB  (219) Durham, North Carolina | June 29, 2014
Post-lunch pint here, and this place had a different vibe (in terms of layout and decor) than some of the other places visited in FC. Chrome and modernist feel, but the sleekness didnít reflect the warm reception and attentive service. One of the better taplists in town, and they appear to keep things quite fresh and rotating frequently. Couldnít resist Deschutes Fresh Squeezed on tap, and it was delish. Another feather in this fine townís cap.

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