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Bald Top Brewing Co.

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Great beer and amazing service. Don't miss!

Just a few minutes off Rt. 29 on a beautiful farmette, this brewery is lovely and has a customer... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
J G
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Virginia
Down-to-earth craft brewery in beautiful Madison

I recently was in the Culpeper-Madison-Charlottesville area and stopped at the Bald Top Brewing Co... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Emilie C
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San Francisco, California
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Bald Top Brewing Company is a destination historic farm brewery cradled at the foot of the breathtaking Blue Ridge Mountains of Madison County. Offering weekly food trucks, live music and delicious craft beer!
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1830 Thrift Rd, Madison, VA 22727-2843
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+1 540-999-1830
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Just a few minutes off Rt. 29 on a beautiful farmette, this brewery is lovely and has a customer focused attention to detail. We were greeted immediately after entering - while the two barkeeps were busy with other customers, they made a point of welcoming...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

I recently was in the Culpeper-Madison-Charlottesville area and stopped at the Bald Top Brewing Co. What a delightful experience with the owner and brewmaster giving an extensive and personalized overview of this unique and pastoral historic farm brewery. Highly recommend if you're in the area!More

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Heather C, Owner at Bald Top Brewing Co., responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Hi Emilie, We are so glad to hear that you had a great visit yesterday! Thank you very much for your kind words, we take pride in making sure that everyone of our visitors has a great time while visiting Bald Top. We hope to...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This was a great stop to hang out and have a drink and listen to some live music. They had a food truck there and I ordered a gluten free meal and had a coke. I don’t drink beer but my friend does and she...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

What a Fabulous stop in between wineries in Central Virginia! Great views and a Wonderful social stop to take in a beer or 2. My wife and I are Belgian beer lovers and they had a variety of beers from light to dark that are...More

Thank Chad L
Heather C, General Manager at Bald Top Brewing Co., responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Bald Top, thank you so much for the kind review and please come back and visit us next time you are in the area! Cheers!

Reviewed 7 March 2018

This is a gem of a find! Virginia's first historic farm brewery produces beer that is so delicious -- lagers, ales, porters and stouts. The brewmaster and his team are so talented...and the venue is an absolute treat. Rolling hills with views of the neighboring...More

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Heather C, Owner at Bald Top Brewing Co., responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

We are delighted to hear this! Thank you and we look forward to hosting you again soon! Dave & Julie, Owners Heather, GM

Reviewed 25 February 2018

Stopped here on our way back to town and was pleasantly surprised. The views are beautiful and the tasting room was well down. It was a busy Saturday, and i was surprised at how quiet the room stayed. Most breweries get too loud when they're...More

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Heather C, General Manager at Bald Top Brewing Co., responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Thank you for your kind review, we are so happy that you had an enjoyable visit and hope that you will be able to come back and see us again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 17 February 2018

Call ahead and try and get the brewer to meet you and talk through his process - astounding! Really a connoisseur of flavors. Don't be put off by thinking you don't like IPAs or won't drink a stout ... give it a try! Not much...More

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Heather C, General Manager at Bald Top Brewing Co., responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Thank you for your kind review, we are so happy that you had an enjoyable visit and got to speak with Mike as well! We do have rotating food trucks on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, but picnics are always encouraged as well :)! We hope...More

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Bald top is fun for everyone! Bring your friends, kids or dogs. There is a wide assortment of seasonally changing one of a kind beers brewed on site. Usually a food truck and live music on the weekends. Well behaved pets welcome. Lots of room...More

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Heather C, Owner at Bald Top Brewing Co., responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you for such a king and comprehensive review! We are grateful that you had such a good experience here which is a testimony to our staff, beer and venue. Please keep following us and joining us throughout the coming winter. We are planning our...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Bald Top is a favorite when my wife and I want to get out of the house and grab a pint. It’s out of the way off Main Street in Madison and offers a great setting for couples or families. They are open Thursday through...More

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Heather C, Owner at Bald Top Brewing Co., responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thanks for your comments! We hope you will have chances to visit us many more times! So you know, we currently have 10 beers on tap including a couple seasonal brews. Flights are up to 8 beers and you can mix and match if you...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017

Madison County has a number of wineries but only one GREAT craft brewery. I tried the flight which consisted of 8 beers. One was a pumpkin beer which I wasn't crazy about, but the others were very tasty, especially the IPA's. It was a Saturday...More

Thank Donald D
Heather C, Owner at Bald Top Brewing Co., responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Hi Donald, Thank you for your review. We're glad you had a good experience with us! We love that you refer to us as a destination as that's our goal for persons of all ages. We look forward to hosging you with your best girl...More

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