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Russian River Brewing Company

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725 4th St, Santa Rosa, CA 95404-4407
707 545-BEER
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A good variety of special microbrews including a 19 beer sampler! With all that beer you need food. RRBC has a great menu with a variety of sandwiches, pizzas and appetizers. A must stop for any beer aficionado!

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Santa Rosa, California
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is a local and fan popular spot and so is rarely not crowded. Large selection of beers with Pliny the Elder, the double IPA being quite well known. However, it is the limited release of Pliny the Younger (triple IPA) which really draws the crowds (hours long) for 2 weeks of the year in February. Some of the other... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place is alway full. Need to make line. Food is good and the beers are great. I seat with my little son and we had nice dinner. I recommend this place for family gathering. Informal seating to relax and unwind.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were terribly treated by the hostess, the service was so bad, we decided not stay. It was a shame, because the beer is very good, but no worth it.

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Dublin, Ohio
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133 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for the beer and had dinner as well. The beer is fantastic. If you are a craft beer lover you have Pliny the Elder and a Blind Pig IPA. the food was ok but nothing worth recommending.

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Albany, New York
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675 reviews
423 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are any where in the vicinity of Santa Rosa and love craft beer then you already know that Russian River Brewing is the west coast equivalent of Vermont's Alchemist. Pliny the Elder ( and younger, which is very limited) is one of the holy grails of brew. A CA IPA, it's a great beer. Their menu also includes... More 

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Thank mcdedrick
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was in Santa Rosa for business, and I happened upon this amazing beer nirvana. It's list in the 70's, which I love. I was introduced to "Pliny the Elder" a very drinkable double IPA. I was late in the season to get their "Pliny the Younger" their legendary Triple IPA. But my favourite beers were the "sours". These beers... More 

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Thank MaloneJohn
Brainerd, Minnesota
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Honestly I did not eat here I just wanted to buy some of the famous Pliny the Elder to take home. The place has a busy exciting bar atmosphere and I kind of wish I had eaten there but, it was busy and I was in a hurry. I look forward to going back.

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Thank Kurt2120
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You go for the beer! Drink some there; buy some to go. Be sure to also try Blind Pig. This is a beer drinkers shrine. Do not miss it. We get to Sonoma County once a year and and RRB is a must stop.

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Flagler Beach, Florida, United States
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258 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it's loud and crowded; tables on top of one another and a menu that you would expect in a bar. good food, but the beer is the reason to go. they brew Pliny the Elder, which my friends raved about -- and took home two cases. they have beer flights as well. there are many better food choices in santa... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 725 4th St, Santa Rosa, CA 95404-4407
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Santa Rosa
  • Phone Number: 707 545-BEER

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?