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515 Brewing Company

7700 University Ave, Clive, IA 50325-1271
+1 515-661-4615
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Great little brewery with an excellent selection of beers they brew. Tried a few and found all to... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Regina, Canada
Great craft beer. On bike trail.

We bike a lot on the Des Moines metro area trails. This micro brewery is on the trail which makes... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
Des Moines, Iowa
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7700 University Ave, Clive, IA 50325-1271
+1 515-661-4615
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Great little brewery with an excellent selection of beers they brew. Tried a few and found all to be very tasty. Be sure to check them out.

Thank tdw295
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We bike a lot on the Des Moines metro area trails. This micro brewery is on the trail which makes it easy to pull off and try one of their unique craft beers. Have a beer then hope on the trail and ride your bike...More

Thank vlreinc
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

One of a handful of microbrews open on Monday in Des Moines. It is a relaxing stop over on the way back to Omaha from MN and WI. The beers always satisfy with a nice variety of locally produced brews as well as a few...More

1  Thank Jim M
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped by to enjoy the tapping of the Reaper in the Rye. Very tasty, enjoyed samples of several very well done craft brews. The entire staff was super knowledgeable about all their products. Well worth the trip, it is a tap room. But often has...More

1  Thank JamersonRocks
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Stop number two on our recent brewery tour. Bicyclist friendly, spacious and a good number of brews made onsite and locally. Water available without having to be served - great convenience!

Thank Shouldercat
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Very interesting and well crafted beer selection. Great selection of beers you wouldn't find at a typical brewery. Cool atmosphere, and nice and casual.

1  Thank VV1zard
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We always make sure we hit 515 on our bike rides. My wife and I love the beer and it is a great atmosphere. They do not serve food but there has been a vendor out front on two of our visits. The patio is...More

Thank lckstr99
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a late night craft brew and food on a Saturday night. This was surprisingly difficult to do in Clive but we decided to go to 515 Brewery hoping to find food nearby. We arrived before last call and decided on the...More

1  Thank MMM_and_MPM
Reviewed 29 July 2016

515 is first of all a wonderful brewery. They have the amazing flagship beer of the OJ IPA, which everyone who goes should try. They have so much more than that, and I would recommend their beer to anyone. The have a really friendly staff....More

1  Thank HallesColette
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I love this place. They are conveniently located directly across the street from me, but everyone that works there is friendly and they have a wide variety of tasty beers as well as new ones that come out regularly. The events they plan are unique...More

Thank Lisa D
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