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The Maine Brew Bus

79 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4719
+1 207-200-9111
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Welcome to The Maine Brew Bus. Maine's Original Brew Bus proudly offering Brewery Tours in Portland, Maine and beyond! Whether you're an amateur or a connoisseur, you'll want to join us on The Maine Brew Bus for a unique experience discovering Maine's booming craft alcohol scene. We'll introduce you to your new favorite beer plus the friendly faces responsible for its production. We're more than just a designated driver, we're your expert tour guides on an all-inclusive adventure. Tours are led by knowledgeable guides and feature stops at Maine producers, including breweries, distilleries, wineries, bars, and more, showcasing the best our local scene has to offer. All tours feature a local snack or meal, trivia, behind-the-scenes experiences, and of course delicious beer and beverages all included!
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79 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4719
+1 207-200-9111
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great time all around! Best to go with a group for sure, informative, fun and you get to see places you wouldn't otherwise.

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great tour. The staff was very knowledgeable about the brewing industry and the Portland area. Flash was a great tour guide and made the trip lots of fun. We got to visit a brewery, a distillery and a fermantory. Very educational on how different libations...More

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Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Flash and Sarah were a very accommodating guide and driver. Flash's knowledge of the Maine craft beer tradition and culture is tough to beat. Thanks, too, for the beautiful sunny, 76 degree sunny day. This is the perfect tour to taste a bit of everything...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We really enjoyed the Maine Brew Bus trip. It was fun and interesting learning about Maine's brewery industry. The places we visited were very cool and our group of fellow passengers were really nice.

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Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 4 days ago

so much rich history plus alcoholic beverages! our host was amazing and had so much good knowledge. great bus crew

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Thank xmarshmelly
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went for my fiancé’s birthday this past weekend and it was an absolute blast!! Great atmosphere, awesome tour guide and driver, and everyone had a great time with each other. I couldn’t recommend it more!!

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Thank risakapp
Reviewed 5 days ago

Maine Brew Bud is always a great time for a beer enthusiast! This was my second time on a tour and I was not disappointed! Friendly Staff and very informative... can't wait to go again!!

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Thank princsslily
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lots of fun, plus some education. You get access to behind the scenes tours and sometime early access to the brewery. The brewery guides, tour guides and drivers are all passionate and knowledgeable about their craft. A must for any beer enthusiast.

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Thank pjlawson
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time on the Maine brew bus. Tom was fantastic and Ryan was an awesome driver! Very knowledgeable (as Tom is a history teacher full time In town) on beers and history of the town. Our group was loud and I’m sure...More

Thank AFoley910
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My cousin, Steve, and I had a wonderful time brew-hopping in Cumberland Country. Having grown up in the area, I found this a most enjoyable way to rediscover Portland.

Thank corvus0486
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Ernest A
6 May 2017|
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Response from pzambrano841 | Reviewed this property |
It's right down Commercial Street near the dock area. Unless you have some physical limitations it should be within easy walking distance.
29 April 2015|
Response from dwlittle | Property representative |
Howdy, sorry for the delay in responding. I didn't see this question until today. Our tours are run aboard small 15 passenger buses that have three steps to enter. We do have one of our fleet that has a wheelchair ramp if... More