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Townsite Brewing Inc

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Outstanding Kombucha

I love this place. Not only draft beers, but also outstanding kombucha. And usually several flavors... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
T2011PQcarol
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Berkeley, California
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Quaint little tasting room

The flavor assortment is wonderful, staff and crowd are very friendly. Bring some of your on... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
micman2018
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Townsite Brewing Inc is a microbrewery located in the historic Townsite district of Powell River, at the top of BC’s beautiful Sunshine Coast. Swing in to see what our Belgian Brewing Engineer is up to - and try some outstanding beers that are sure...more
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5824 Ash Ave, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 4R4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place. Not only draft beers, but also outstanding kombucha. And usually several flavors on tap. Magnificent colors, tastes. Try mixing it with beer! A kombucha shandy - you'll be surprised!

Thank T2011PQcarol
Townsite_Brewing, Owner at Townsite Brewing Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! Our friends over at Raincoast Kombucha do an amazing job, and we are proud to work with them. Rotating flavours on tap all the time. Thanks for swinging in!

Reviewed October 2, 2018

The flavor assortment is wonderful, staff and crowd are very friendly. Bring some of your on appies, maybe a meat platter with cheese and crackers. You will have a great time.

Thank micman2018
Townsite_Brewing, Owner at Townsite Brewing Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great advice! We welcome everyone to bring their own nibbles, and also have some beautiful Mediterranean dips and hand made crisps available. Thanks so much for swinging in!

Reviewed September 24, 2018

A tasting room that is a bar and a very pleasant one too. Nice selection of their own beers to taste. Choose four in a flight or get a glass of your favourite one. They also have guest beers and/or ciders. We didn't get to...More

Thank Frank G
Townsite_Brewing, Owner at Townsite Brewing Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your visit, and found some information to take home with you! Our tours are indeed every Saturday at 3 pm, and are free of charge. Please do try and make it one Saturday afternoon next time you are in! Thanks so much...More

Reviewed September 10, 2018

One of the reasons to visit Powell River was to see the Townsite. This of course includes Townsite Brewing. Fabulous tap room with a great selection of ales to sample. My wife and I both tried a flight first, then opted for a glass of...More

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Townsite_Brewing, Owner at Townsite Brewing Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are also so glad you came, and took the time to review us here. Our Perfect Storm Oatmeal Stout is certainly a favourite of locals and visitors alike! Thanks so much for swinging in!

Reviewed September 4, 2018

Went labour day weekend and tried their flight of beer... tried them all and our favourite is the Sour mash, I wish I could get my hands on some here in Comox. Love that beer!!!!!!

Thank roadrunner1974
Townsite_Brewing, Owner at Townsite Brewing Inc, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Our "Up the Lake" is a new favourite!! So glad you were able to pop in and try it.

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

The location of this brewery is perfect - an old, but well maintained, brick building in the heart of Powell River’s historical district. Staff were friendly and knowledgeable, and the beer selection was wide but not overwhelming. If you like beer, even just a little...More

Thank dudeman71213
Townsite_Brewing, Owner at Townsite Brewing Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so happy to be able to do what we do in this amazing heritage building! Was the original Federal Building once upon a time, and built in 1939. History and beer buffs alike are always welcome, even if they forget their favourite growler...More

Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

We had 2 flights - each beer was different and unique and each person found something to enjoy. We also bought some of the limited releases, the Barrel Aged beer was spectacular. A definite must visit site in Powell River

Thank Riley S
Townsite_Brewing, Owner at Townsite Brewing Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you were able to grab one of our Cardena Barrel Aged Quad's for your cellar! Meant to sit for a few years and let the flavours enhance, but that's only if you can "hide" it ! Thanks so much for swinging in!

Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Brought two German tourists there so they could sample out local beer. There have been lots changes, more seating and waitress service. No real food service, but close to 5 very good eateries. My next outing will be townsite brewery and then scroll to Greek...More

Thank Patrick G
Townsite_Brewing, Owner at Townsite Brewing Inc, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you so much for stopping in and bringing your friends! Feel free to bring in your food next time, or enjoy our Mediterranean dips and hand made crisps.

Reviewed June 23, 2018

We stopped in for a quick beer in the Townsite Taproom. We meant to just stay for one but it was so good we had to have another. It is a cozy but nice taproom. Several tables or room at the bar. They have several...More

Thank Robert K
Townsite_Brewing, Owner at Townsite Brewing Inc, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Thank you so much for swinging in! So happy you enjoyed your time - and hope to see you again one day soon. Cheers!

Reviewed June 11, 2018

We stopped in for a beer while on a bike ride around town. They've renovated since we were last here - larger space, longer bar, more tables. Same good beer, lots of selection. Sampling with a flight is a great option. The staff were friendly....More

Thank Pamela F
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