A bit of an unfortunate mall location, but all is forgiven when you step inside to be greeted by a large monk statue. Kinda dark overall, but a nice space nonetheless, with cool decorations. Interesting food menu with reasonable prices. Salads were pretty huge. Beer list is nice, don’t expect whales on the board, but a good selection of locals and regionals. Then add in the beer coolers; again no whales to be seen, but a pretty nice selection if you have a hankering for things like Founders. Service was really good. I tried their Coconut Joe which drank like a "Last Snow Light" (which is a good thing). This place I would be a regular at, methinks.
Went in September 2014. Not very busy at all when we went, easy to get a table. Good beer and a good place to come through if you want a casual night of drinking or before you head out for a night. Recommended visiting if you get a chance, but if it’s very far away don’t worry too much about it. Really wonderful bottle selection and the staff was so helpful and knew a lot about the beers. Overall I recommend the place for a good relaxed beer drinking experience.
I tried their old ale alongside a Founders Old Curmudgeon and came away impressed. I just wish that the pizza was as good, but it wasn’t. Even though I enjoy dive bars, the interior was a bit too dark for my taste.
Went here on a friday night - it was pretty poppin’. The ambiance was very cool, lots of room and a friendly brewpub atmosphere. The service was very good, and quick. The selection was top-notch, both in taps & bottles. The value was decent, bottles in particular are affordable. I really enjoyed this place, and am definitely going back.
Much more of a bar than a brewpub (only 2 "house beers" on tap). No brewing equipment on site. Very large space. Service was decent but uninvolved. Parking was easy. Food was pub grub and decent. To-go bottle selection was good as was the tap list.
shadbow (11) Phoenix, Arizona | April 2, 2014| Updated January 30, 2016
Great bottle selection, and the best tap selection in AZ usually.
A dive bar without the cool character. Big tap list with lots of bottles. Good service and we didn’t eat. For me the problem is the dark dive like ambiance. There are too many good places in the area now,
Stopped in here after O.H.S.O. since they were so close together, I have had a few Papago beers before, I was really looking forward to checking them out. Atmosphere is kind of disjoined but still good. You have the front seating area, the bottle shop to the left, another dining area in a different room off to the left and then the bar area in the rear of the space. More and more people came in as my visit wore on, making it feel more together. Service was solid. I never had to wait for a beer and he was awesome to tall to. Selection was great. Five of their own beers on with a great verity of others crossing lots of different styles. As I had just eaten I skipped the food but the pizza looked great sitting a few people away from me. Prices were pretty good, some of the bottles to go were a little high but if I strike out in the next few weeks I may return to pick some up. Overall a really nice bar/brewery that I would definitely return to in the future, maybe even the near future.