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Port City Brewing Company

3950 Wheeler Ave, Alexandria, VA 22304-6409
+1 703-797-2739
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Great tour

Went with family and friends. Brief description of tour some tasting and on with the brewing tour... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Alberto13_13
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Ponce, Puerto Rico
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Working Brewery

Was on a tour with a group of friends to see how they make beer. The tour guide, a Junior High... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Steven W
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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We brew award-winning craft beer. We are open for tastings, pints, growler fills, six-packs and kegs seven days a week. We have tours Thursdays through Sundays. Every Friday night there's live music and food trucks on Fridays and Saturdays. Look out for special events like Firkin Fridays, a Suspicious Package on tap, Lagers & Joggers with Pacers, Beer Yoga, Pedals 'N' Pints, Trivia and more... History: Established in 2011. We opened the brewery with the conviction that the DC market needed more local choices for great quality craft beer!
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“food truck” (13 reviews)
“tasting room” (8 reviews)
“beer tasting” (4 reviews)
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3950 Wheeler Ave, Alexandria, VA 22304-6409
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Went with family and friends. Brief description of tour some tasting and on with the brewing tour. Excellent and detailed information about the brewing process. Guide very knowledgeable about the whole operation. After the tour more tasting.

Thank Alberto13_13
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Was on a tour with a group of friends to see how they make beer. The tour guide, a Junior High school teacher who also works there showed us the vats and explained the various steps to making beer. It was both fun and educational.

Thank Steven W
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We come to this brewery every weekend to fill our growler! They have great selection of beers and exceptional staff. There is a food truck outside the pub in case one gets hungry. Very happy place!! 🍻Cheers!

Thank Katya K
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Great Saturday drinking tasters at Port City Brewery! From a light ale Whit to the deeper notes of Colossal Five! There was a BBQ food truck there today which was a great addition to the beer tasting. One of our favorite craft beer brands!

1  Thank JL W
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

While I'm no beer connoisseur, I must say I enjoyed what I drank. Clean and fresh tasting. I was attending an event, and found the venue accommodating, clean, and interesting. I recommend giving it a try on a day when they have food trucks there...

Thank glenn g
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome beer and great atmosphere. This is by far my number one brewery and I've been in and out of quite a few. They have a great variety and it's always changing. The food truck is great and the schedule for everything is on the...More

1  Thank Melissa P
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Port City provides an excellent selection of beers and ales raging from English bitters, to Belgiums, and typical hoppy American craft beers. The are consistently good. The brew pub is a bit out of the way for visitorys, but you are rewarded for your efforts.

2  Thank Lynn1950
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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We live nearby and make it a point to go a few times a month. The beer is solid and they typically have a food truck (rocklands is really good BBQ). The ways and means is my favorite, very drinkable and refreshing. In the colder...More

1  Thank dcland07
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

You have to try this place. Industrial park with a gravel parking lot outside. At prime times there's a food truck outside. Good size room with several stand up tables and a small bar. It can get very crowded. Cooler to purchase beer to go....More

Thank Linda M
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Reviewed 29 April 2017

Award winning brewery with the BEST IPA's I've ever tasted, and I have over 50 on my list. My wife and I really enjoyed the friendly atmosphere and super service. You should hold classes on service and teach some of the local restaurants.

Thank scubadillo99
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