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Bear Republic Brewing Company

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$$ - $$$
Brew Pub, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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345 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg, CA 95448-4105 (North Street)
+1 707-433-2337
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11:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:30
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Omaha, Nebraska
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stopped in and had some of the local brews, and tried some of the barrel aged beers. Overall the beer was great and had a nice atmosphere. We did not try their food, but they looked to have nice Happy Hour specials. If you like good beer, it's worth a look.

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Thank omegabear51
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59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here for lunch and burger was not only delicious but very big. It was make perfectly and very fresh. The brioche bun was so tasty. The French fries were also so good. Of course the Racer 5 was an added treat for my husband. The menu had plenty of things I wanted so I will have to go back... More 

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Thank Damini J
Bowie, Maryland, United States
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298 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for dinner on our first night in Healdsburg. I am not much of a beer drinker, but the selections we chose were good. Our menu selections were good. We started with the cheese curds and for dinner, my wife had the build your own brat, and I had a burger. Everything was good. Service was very good. The... More 

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Thank KPR18
hoppy5, Front Office Manager at Bear Republic Brewing Company, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and coming to give us a try! So glad to hear you liked the chili. It has been a Sonoma County Harvest Fair winner for multiple years. Hope to have you back soon! Also look for our new location to open this summer in Rohnert Park! Cheers! Marcella A. More 

Milton Freewater, Oregon
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90 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A little disappointed in the menu changes. Less selections/options, but the food was really good, as always. It's an annual event to go, as a family group, to Bear Republic for dinner. This year, the age range was under 1 year old to 78 years old. Everybody was pleased with their meal. Garlic fries are amazing! Even a few vegetarian... More 

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Thank mfpeggyj
hoppy5, Front Office Manager at Bear Republic Brewing Company, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and joining us for your annual family dinner! Yes, we are going through some menu changes, but only temporary until we get our summer menu up and running, which should be soon. If you have an old favorite, you can always ask your server, and usually we can make some of them for you even though... More 

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178 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super layout, whether indoors or out, to enjoy a huge range of mouthwatering burgers, award winning chili, and fresh brewed beers. Big variety of beer recipes they partake in. Family owned. Gets quite busy at happy hour. Parking available in large lot off North Street. TVs in several corners of interior dining room. Service at bar can be spotty. Be... More 

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Thank David O
Antigua and Barbuda
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145 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bit disappointed in the food and service. Once was a great local spot with low-key atmosphere, but things are not as good as they used to be...

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Thank Eliz102
Parkland, Florida
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127 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Considering this has been one of the best breweries for last several years- have had many of their beers and are top notch was so excited to go here. Place is a complete dump. As another recent reviewer said the place looks filthy. I have seen dirty bathrooms but this was outright really bad. Food was worse than school cafeteria... More 

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Thank AustrianGruner
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is great for all ages but especially if you love beer: Bear Republic beer is awesome, Racer 5 classic IPA, fun food bar type but extensive menu. You can get growlers and beer to go as well.

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Thank Sabrina F
Martinsville, Indiana
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Planned to go here for dinner, nothing touched our pallet. Ordered double ipa and wine. Filled other brewery growlers, yea. Beer was very good.

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Thank Kirk H
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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56 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, atmosphere and beers. Out door seating. A must in a town boasting numerous good eateries. The staff are helpful and fun.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
Brew Pub, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg, CA 95448-4105
    (North Street)
  • Public Transportation: 28, 30, 30X, 43 and 91.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Healdsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 707-433-2337
Description
Located in Sonoma County, you might wonder how a brewery in the heart of California"s wine country could make such distinctively flavorful beers. With awards too plentiful to list, the Bear's creations are too good to miss.

Founded in 1995, the Norgrove family and Bear Republic Brewing Company strive to foster a sense of loyalty and tradition from eras gone by. From the humble beginnings of home brewing, to the demanding process of commercial brewing, came the realization that to produce the distinctive flavors and aroma we found appealing required the founding of our own Brewery and Brewpub.

The Norgrove Family invites you to come by for good, healthy food and our award winning ales and lagers. Located on the corner of Healdsburg's historic downtown square, our family environment guarantees a good time for all!

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