Backcountry Brewery

Mayor: ajnepple (1) | Taps: 8 | Bottles: 4
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  • AMBIANCE 5/5
  • SERVICE 7/10
  • SELECTION 10/15
  • FOOD 7/10
  • VALUE 7/10
  • OVERALL 14/20
gururyan  (36) Stillwater, Oklahoma | September 10, 2010
Great view if you sit on the balcony. The locals are always great for conversation at the bar. The bartender was very friendly and had a keen interest in beers from all over the country.
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 9/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 9/10
  • OVERALL 18/20
NachlamSie  (794) Denver, Colorado | July 25, 2017
This is a really large brewpub conveniently located right at the end of Main Street. The interior is pretty sparse but the outdoor patio is where it’s at. Fantastic mountain views abound. The beer selection is pretty decent, you should have no problem finding something enjoyable. The coffee stout wasn’t too shabby and the pilsner is wonderfully clean and refreshing. There isn’t exactly an over abundance of beer geek destinations in Frisco, so this is certainly worth checking out. They have some six packs and limited release bottles available to go also. The food menu focuses on pizza with a few burgers, sandwiches, etc. I did not partake though.
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  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 8/10
  • SELECTION 10/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE N/A
  • OVERALL 16/20
ajnepple  (179) Denver, Colorado | July 19, 2017
Large restaurant and brewpub that now contains a separate taproom on the ground level. Good service and a selection of 10 beers encompassing a wide range of styles. The overall quality of the beer is fairly average but with limited options in Summit County, it’s worth an occasional visit.
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  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 8/10
  • SELECTION 13/15
  • FOOD 8/10
  • VALUE 7/10
  • OVERALL 17/20
Salmoniform  (43) Sweet Home, Oregon | October 5, 2014
Pretty cool place in Frisco. Ski lodge feel with multiple rooms and outside seating. Friendly staff, good food, & decent beer. The mug-club membership is a smoking deal...if only I lived in CO, I’d take advantage of it.
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  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 9/10
  • SELECTION 10/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 9/10
  • OVERALL 16/20
Iphonephan  (402) Jackson Hole/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.
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 7/10
  • SELECTION 11/15
  • FOOD 7/10
  • VALUE 7/10
  • OVERALL 13/20
sonnycheeba  (176) 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.
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  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 8/10
  • SELECTION 12/15
  • FOOD N/A
  • VALUE 8/10
  • OVERALL 16/20
RobertDale  (384) 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.
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  • 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.
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  • AMBIANCE 5/5
  • SERVICE 8/10
  • SELECTION 12/15
  • FOOD 8/10
  • VALUE 7/10
  • OVERALL 15/20
jcnielsen  (321) 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.
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  • AMBIANCE 4/5
  • SERVICE 10/10
  • SELECTION 11/15
  • FOOD 8/10
  • VALUE 9/10
  • OVERALL 15/20
Steve_0  (142) 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.
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  • AMBIANCE 3/5
  • SERVICE 7/10
  • SELECTION 11/15
  • FOOD 7/10
  • VALUE 6/10
  • OVERALL 15/20
DWestrick  (37) 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.

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