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Innovation Brewing

414 W Main St, Sylva, NC 28779-5548
+1 828-586-9678
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub
414 W Main St, Sylva, NC 28779-5548
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Reviewed yesterday

Innovation Brewing is a small brewery in Sylva that brews great beer. It's not big but it has a nice outdoor patio, a food truck w great food and a relaxing atmosphere. If you like beer you should stop by. They also serve wine

Thank Russell S
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wide variety of brew served indoors or out in an inviting environment. Hungry? The food is from a food truck but don't let that be a turn off because it's good. A fun place for natives and visitors.

Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beer selection is phenomenal. If you don't find a beer here that you like, then something is wrong with you.

Thank Ben K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the brew to the view, this place is truly awesome!! Lived the atmosphere too!! Recommend to anyone wanting a Kool watering hole to drop in on or to the beer enthusiast in us all.. Great spot for both.

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a few beers here and found this to be a nice place. Atmosphere is very laid back. Food can be bought from a small burger joint next door which was also delicious. Beer is definitely of the craft type.

Thank scottycameron71
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Dropped into Innovation Brewing on a lovely February afternoon . We ordered a citrusy IPA and a Chocolate Stout . Both beers were very good . The Brewery has a nice setting outdoors along the river with the Cosmo Food Truck parked off the terrace...More

Thank muddman09
Reviewed 8 February 2018

This place is a gem hidden in the hills of Sylva and would win in a microbrew competition anywhere in the world. A colleague suggested a bunch of us go here while I was on a business trip and being that I'm allergic to wheat...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

This is a great brewery in the small town of Sylva. Always a great selection of ales including various degrees of hoppy, malty, light, dark, amber, and sours. My favorites are Soulvation (infused with local tea) and the Sour Red. Outdoor deck, overlooking the creek....More

Thank rfanningdm
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Lots of great beer choices. Friendly, helpful staff. Cozy atmosphere. Good food truck. Look forward to warmer days on the patio.

Thank SoJoLauri
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

The beer is good and plentiful, the food truck is amazing, the service is great and friendly. The space is currently too small but I think they are expanding. It’s also a very popular place so it’s often crowded. If you like that kind of...More

Thank Jay H
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Sarah S
18 April 2017|
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Response from lgrem210 | Reviewed this property |
I think so? You can always sit outside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 W Main St, Sylva, NC 28779-5548
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Jackson County  >  Sylva
  • Phone Number: +1 828-586-9678
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