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The Maine Brew Bus

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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...more
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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79 Commercial St, Portland, ME 04101-4719
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had an incredible time on the Friday Night Flights tour with J-Rod and Hannah! J-Rod was very knowledgeable about not only the three places we visited, but the other breweries and must visit places to see in Portland. We enjoyed beers at Geary’s, Lone...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Heather F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highly recommend. Zeus and Paul really made the trip a blast. 12 strangers became friends! Three very different breweries we probably would never have tried we are a definite to return! Meat pies from tentenpie were amazing!

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Adam D, Manager at The Maine Brew Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

"12 strangers became friends!" could be a movie title! Awesome to hear you had a great time and our staff took good care of you. Hope to see you again and happy holidays!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a great time on this trip. I was in Maine for a week with work and decided to do this tour on the Sunday during my stay. Needless to say I was not disappointed! Nate and Christian were fantastic, they were great fun...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Murphy2k14
Adam D, Manager at The Maine Brew Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for hopping on the bus with us Murphy! We will pass your kind words along to our staff. They don't export to Puerto Rico either which is also a pity. Fingers crossed for both of us!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I are locals and had family visiting from out of state. The Pour Tour was a great way to introduce them to the amazing local brews we are so lucky to have in the Portland area. Julie our tour guide and Nate...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank alisal50
Adam D, Manager at The Maine Brew Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Alisa, couldn't agree more about how lucky we are! Always love to see the locals hopping on board and enjoying this area with friends and family. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I decided to do a day in Portland and we found the Maine Brew Bus! We all love breweries and wineries and this had the best of both worlds! We went to Gearys and Rising Tide and also Cellardoor Winery. We spent...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank babytwong821
Adam D, Manager at The Maine Brew Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I couldn't have described our experience any better myself! Thanks so much for your kind words and we are very happy to hear you were satisfied. Cheers!

Reviewed 7 November 2018

We worked with them to create a tour for our staff outing. So much fun. Drinking was not necessary for everyone to have a good time! We saw a brewery, a winery, a place that makes gin--had tours, samples and generally had a great time....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank dbrassard2016
Adam D, Manager at The Maine Brew Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. We love organizing corporate outings and doing unique tour schedules to give companies awesome team building and drinking experiences. Looking forward to seeing you guys on the Bus again! Cheers!

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Julie and Sting were great!!! They were very knowledgable about the breweries and had great recomendations! Loved the 3 breweries we went too! Can’t wait to recomend the bus to friends!!!

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Adam D, Manager at The Maine Brew Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

You guys had Sting on your bus?!? No way! Thanks for joining us on the bus. We loved having you and look forward to meeting your friends! Cheers!

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

We did this tour while on a stop from our Royal Caribbean Cruise. It was a Fantastic time! Definitely learned about Portland Breweries and had some much fun with the other people on the tour. We would do the tour again next time we are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MattandChad
Adam D, Manager at The Maine Brew Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2018

Hey Matt and Chad! Thanks for choosing us for your time on dry land and glad to hear you learned a bit about Portland and it's breweries. Can't wait to see you guys again, cheers!

Reviewed 31 October 2018

Great tour, great time and great beer! My friend was in town visiting from AZ and we drove down to Maine for just one day. This was a great way to spend our time and see some of Maine at the sameness time! Did the...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Courtney R
Adam D, Manager at The Maine Brew Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Nothing better than friends and beer and we have plenty of that in Portland. Thanks for bringing your friends to meet ours! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Our guides Nate and Josh were awesome and they had an excellent understanding of the local beer scene. These two made it a great experience. We visited the Maine Brewing Company, Moderation Brewing and Flight Deck. All three were different and gave us a great...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank David C
Adam D, Manager at The Maine Brew Bus, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Hey David! Awesome to hear that the tour had a nice selection of breweries and showed you some different setups. Thanks for the kind words!

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bobio5
21 March 2018|
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Response from fourfang | Reviewed this property |
All of the tours go 3+ hours since you see 3 breweries and there's some drive time. Their website says 5 to 8:15 which makes sense.
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730ernesta
7 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.
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ashank1228
30 April 2015|
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Response from Don L | 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
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