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Cottrell Brewery

100 Mechanic St Ste 22, Pawcatuck, CT 06379-2163
+1 860-599-8213
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Small bar, big taste.

Entrance to the bar is on the backside of the warehouse. Inside the bar is pretty minimal but their... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Bradley O
,
Hartford, Connecticut
Small local taproom

You may think youre in the wrong place driving around back of a loading dock, but that’s the... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
Alison R
,
Charlotte, North Carolina
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100 Mechanic St Ste 22, Pawcatuck, CT 06379-2163
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Entrance to the bar is on the backside of the warehouse. Inside the bar is pretty minimal but their storage facility is pretty large. Good selection of almost every type of beer. I even bought one of their barrels they used to make their barleywine...More

Thank Bradley O
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

You may think youre in the wrong place driving around back of a loading dock, but that’s the entrance to the tap room. Tastings are free but they do take home cans and growler fills if you want a little more to drink. The staff...More

Thank Alison R
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We love Cottrell. The variety of beer offered is pretty consistent. And it's good. Yesterday they celebrated the 21st birthday of the brewery. They had a food truck and lots of folks flocked in to taste the new beers and some new fusions of their...More

Thank Valarie R
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Felt like we walked into their freezer! Big warehouse with a minimalist tasting room, nice staff but damn was it cold! Being IPA LOVERS we tried what was on tap and totally enjoyed their Incredibly Pretentious Ale, in fact we were totally HOPPY with it...More

Thank KRTRIPSTER
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

We were visiting the area and searched out microbreweries and were directed here. A great diamond in the rough. Off the beaten path they are inside of an old factory. The staff were all pleasant, informative and cordial. We heard about their beers and history....More

Thank bbbob84
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Please go here. The staff are so fun and amazing to talk to. The beer is amazing. A must visit!!!!!!

Thank KWulfing
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

Funky, fun, friendly staff, good beer, relaxed. No doubt we'll return the next time we're in the area.

Thank Jet_Lag_Tom
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Stopped in the brewery before it was actually opened to the public but they let us in anyway and were super friendly. We got to try their beers which were all good, not too hoppy. Their beer prices are very reasonable and the tasting is...More

Thank cardello
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

Hubby & I went and loved it. About 7 different brews to try and they were all good (Hub had a hard time choosing which was his favorite). Service from Tim & Pat was upbeat and friendly. Tour and tasting is about an hour -...More

Thank Sheila T
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Reviewed 4 May 2016

This is a fun brewery, there is a lot of room, and a three-piece band sets up to entertain. When it is busy, there are long lines to get another drink. You do get ample drink tickets, which is nice. There isn't much differentiation in...More

Thank Benjamin I
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