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Swamp Head Brewery

3650 SW 42nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32608-2598
+1 352-505-3035
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Great Place with Great Beer

We had visited the first Swamp Head Brewery back in 2010 or 2011. Good beer, but a really small... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kielaf
Beautiful Brewery

Love to stop at local breweries when I visit a town and Swamp Head proved to be an excellent... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
GLG3
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Denton, Texas
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Founded in 2008, upon the foundation of our great state, we raised our roof to brew world-class beers and establish ourselves as Florida’s brewery. Having travelled through lands far and close, and finding inspiration along the way, we are proud to be here, proud to be Inherently Floridian.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good32%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tasting room” (16 reviews)
“great beer” (16 reviews)
“food truck” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 1:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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3650 SW 42nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32608-2598
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+1 352-505-3035
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"tasting room"
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"great beer"
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"food truck"
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"craft beer"
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"midnight oil"
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"cotton mouth"
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"an industrial park"
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"beer flight"
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"indoor and outdoor seating"
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"designated driver"
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"pale ale"
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"cool vibe"
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"hang out with friends"
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"pint glass"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had visited the first Swamp Head Brewery back in 2010 or 2011. Good beer, but a really small place. The new brewery is a really great place. Large with an outdoor area that is very nice. Beer selection was great and service with a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love to stop at local breweries when I visit a town and Swamp Head proved to be an excellent choice. Let me first say the property is amazing both inside and out. Went on a Friday night and it was packed but I had great...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really cool brewery tucked back in an industrial park. One of those places you would never know about unless you were local. Will go back for sure. Great stuff!

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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Although our timing was off for the tour, we did manage to enjoy some interesting beers in the tasting room. It’s a great location and a friendly atmosphere. I had a beer flight and enjoyed most of my selections. A bit disappointed that there was...More

Thank drmakh
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

Checked out the brewery during our camping at Paynes Prairie. Terrific selection of beers--all types--all varieties--all with different alcohol content. I'm partial to the extra IPA with the hoppy taste. Cider available from Cigar City---my wife enjoyed it. They have food trucks that set up...More

Thank Greg D
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

nice big clean place to drink beer..they were cooking out back on the grilll so you could eat also..tried several beers and all seemed kinda thin

1  Thank s g
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

What a great time! My son and I did the personal tour of this impressive brewery, thanks to Chef Dan Bloom. So many flavors from which to choose! Each glass was served perfectly. Their all-native species nature preserve shows their commitment to the area and...More

Thank William R
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

Standing room only when the weather's not nice, too - again, because of the crowds. Beer drinkers and their kids, their dogs - they're all here! As you turn into the street where the brewery's on your right, if you turn left instead there's a...More

Thank travelmakesUrich
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Great place for a beer! A very nice, comfortable Taproom with a huge selection. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. Easy access from I 75 so there is no excuse for not stopping when you are traveling on I 75. I support all Florida...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

They have beer, yes and several varieties. Staff was not overly friendly, they don’t take discover, they don’t have any soft drinks except ginger ale, and they have no ice. I was given a glass and told to fill it over at the restroom area...More

Thank WabashO
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Laura W
31 December 2016|
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Response from Maritza C | Reviewed this property |
I really do not know. Just went there with my son his wife and the kids but it was great. Great place to be and spend some time.
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barthelme1
29 September 2015|
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Response from Brandon N | Property representative |
Hey there, we are a family friendly business and typically allow people under the age of 21 to enter the brewery without hesitation! However, there are some events that we do that are 21+ only. These are typically on Fridays... More
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