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Amazing People and Brew

My family and I did the flight tasting and all 4 beers they had on tap were delicious! One of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
toddk387
Glad they are expanding

We had a hard time finding the place since we walked from the ship port. We did not know we could... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Virgin Islands only 3 barrel nano brewery, located in the quaint fishing village of Frenchtown on St. Thomas, invites you to tour and sample their island hopped craft beers. Visiting hop heads are welcome to stop by for a tour and taste of the...more
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24A Honduras | Down the alley between Pie Whole and Rum Shandy, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I did the flight tasting and all 4 beers they had on tap were delicious! One of the owners was there and she was the sweetest as well as very knowledgeable about beer. She even walked us outside to point us in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank toddk387
Terri B, Owner at Frenchtown Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

You guys are our family — Let's plan a reunion! So happy you visited. Stay healthy and happy — Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a hard time finding the place since we walked from the ship port. We did not know we could take the $2 cab and get there. Once we found it we walked up the stairs and into the brewery. The two men were...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MOREOFLES
Terri B, Owner at Frenchtown Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the kind review. It's great visitors like you who seek out craft brewed beer that make this so rewarding and fun for us. We promise to get a new brewery sign! Enjoy life, enjoy exceptional craft beers wherever you go! Terri

Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

Our Iowa group loves their craft beer! So naturally we planned our cruise with a brewery stop, and what a find! We contacted them prior to our cruise dates as they were not scheduled to be open during our visit to St Thomas. These great...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KatBiss
Terri B, Owner at Frenchtown Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2019

You guys were great! Hope you saw your photo on Instagram. Please put us on your itinerary for your next visit. Enjoy your "goodies" and think of our people and islands while you are freezing up there in Iowa! Cheers to you and your friends!

Reviewed 2 December 2018

We recently visited Frenchtown Brewing. All four of their current beers on tap tasted great!! The beers had flavor and were very drinkable. The location is a bit hard to find but once you find them they are a true gem. Kevin was very pleasant...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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PivoRox, Manager at Frenchtown Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Thank you very much for the kind words. It was our pleasure to have you visit. Happy Holidays!!!

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

My husband (Constant Companion - happily) and I love craft beer, we also like wine but this is about beer. When we visited the island in 2016 we TRIED to find this place with no success, its not an easy place to find. I will...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PivoRox, Owner at Frenchtown Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you for the kind review. We admit, we are a little hard to find. Thank you for your continued perseverance! Truly, the fun for us is in meeting all the great people who travel from near and far to have some exceptional #islandhopped beers....More

Reviewed 17 September 2018

This is a must-visit for people like me, a homebrewer and craft beer aficionado. First-rate beer brewed by wonderful people! I was on a Caribbean cruise in September, 2018. I decided on a whim to visit Frenchtown Brewing Company during a port day in St....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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PivoRox, Owner at Frenchtown Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

It's usually an adventure coming to Frenchtown Brewing but you guys really had one! We're glad we found you!

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped here while in port. I knew ahead of time that the location was going to be closed but contacted the owners who are usually there and told us to stop by for a tour. They were so nice and knowledgeable. They are the only...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Off the beaten path in Frenchtown this is a great find! The tasting, tour were made personal and enjoyable. And the beer it self was remarkable; I liked the saison but everyone else loved the IPAs. We met some people who were visiting from our...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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PivoRox, Owner at Frenchtown Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you for the kind review. We did get the photo of the daughter's shirt and will post! Take care. Terri

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

They are OPEN! And were very friendly. We really enjoyed hanging out with the owners and trying their beer. They were accommodating to our two year old while Mom and Dad had some local brews. Looking forward to expansion and coming back. The Hop Alley...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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PivoRox, Owner at Frenchtown Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you for your visit and the kind words. We try very hard to make your visit to our brewery the best day of your trip!

Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

If you are a craft beer afficiando, this is a must stop on St Thomas! Best beer we had all week and the friendliest owners. Who doesn't love "86 and Sunny" Pale Ale? We will be back!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Cortney K
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Canthea D
1 August 2017|
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Response from Terri B | Property representative |
Yes. When are you traveling?
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MelissaU655
21 April 2017|
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Hi Melissa, The brewery is only 10-15 minutes max by taxi from Emerald Beach. Getting back to your ship is about 10-15 minutes depending on your driver and traffic. You are welcome to stop by if you have time. Call... More
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justjake78
24 March 2017|
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Response from Terri B | Property representative |
Yes. We can help! Hours are in our website and Facebook. Wednesday and Friday nights 5:30-7:30 and Saturdays 1-5. Let us know if that works for you or if you need special hours. Like our Facebook page to stay up with events... More
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