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Swamp Head Brewery

3650 SW 42nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32608-2598
+1 352-505-3035
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Beer Anyone!

Really enjoyable place to spend the afternoon and learn about beer. We love their Swamp Head... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
The Villages, Florida
A REAL Brewery with an excellent tasting area

I was in Ocala one afternoon sampling beer at Infinate Ale when I met two guys from Gainesville. I... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
The Villages, Florida
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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.
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“craft beer” (10 reviews)
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3650 SW 42nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32608-2598
+1 352-505-3035
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Really enjoyable place to spend the afternoon and learn about beer. We love their Swamp Head 10-10-10- Imperial Indian IPA. Plan to go back for a brewery tour.

Thank jmeddick
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I was in Ocala one afternoon sampling beer at Infinate Ale when I met two guys from Gainesville. I was NOT impressed by the beer there and asked the opinions of the gentlemen that I had struck up a conversation with. Their reply was that...More

1  Thank m4hnidj
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We visited Swamp Head Brewery late in the evening and it was difficult to find. Garmin and our GPS told us we were within .2 miles of the brewery but we just couldn't find it. A passer by gave us exact directions and there we...More

1  Thank ToToTravels
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Went here for the brewery tour. Tour is $5 (cash only). You get a pint glass with beer and then the tour. Tour was fun and interesting. After tour we sampled several other beers. Lots of selection and a great place to just chill and...More

Thank NCTraveler1999
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We have been to Swamp Head several times. I really enjoy both the beer and the atmosphere. The tasting room is spacious, uniquely designed and has a great view. Of all their very tasty brews, my favorite continues to be their Big Nose IPA. My...More

Thank G8rJohn
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The brewery has a pond and the tasting room faces the west, so right before sundown is a good time to visit. You can also sit outside near the pond. Craft-brewed pints are basically $5 and the staff is friendly. Cypress seems to be the...More

Thank JFGainesville
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This is a beer brewery that is also kid friendly. You have a tasting day and the various beers are real good. In their parking lot their is a family that has a stone baked pizza cart that the ingredients are all natural. Yummy.

Thank Maritza C
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Went with friends for an afternoon of beer. The tour was only $5 and we got to drink a beer from their staple collection while learning about their brewing process. They have a good sized production operation for canning and kegging. I love that they...More

Thank 904BeachGirl
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Great place to grab a beer. They typically have food trucks in the evenings. I think you can check their website for which truck is going which night. You used to be able to order food and have it delivered there as well but I'm...More

Thank RachelH960
Reviewed 2 December 2016

This place is not easy to find even with GPS. It is tucked back behind more than a few industrial buildings & in front of a wooded area. Backyard picnic table seating. They have Taco Tuesday's via food truck. They do not have a kitchen....More

Thank Bill T
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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.
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