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We came back here again after enjoying it so much the first time we visited last year. Place is... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
NoFixedPlans
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Toronto
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Great beer, great experience

I recently had the chance to just stop in, and ended up staying way longer than anticipated. The... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Jake Z
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Alaska
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Go up 515/2 about 18km North of Hvanneyri, look for the large beer bottle along the roadside. GPS Coordinates: 64°36'48.9"N 21°29'25.1"W Tours: 13.00-17.00 every day, Monday - Saturday, closed Sunday
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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515/2, Hvanneyri, Iceland
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We were excited to try some more Icelandic brew but it was not in the cards. Tour vehicles had taken over. We hung out for about 15 minutes; there was no one at the bar and decided to head elsewhere. Looks like it had a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We came back here again after enjoying it so much the first time we visited last year. Place is laid back and friendly with a great variety of interesting beers and an adorable Icelandic sheepdog.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

I recently had the chance to just stop in, and ended up staying way longer than anticipated. The beers were unique and flavorful, and the host friendly. I very much enjoyed the space.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jake Z
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

My family and I recently had a beer tasting at this brewery. We were able to enjoy seven different beers (two more than the tasting usually includes!). The beers were refreshing and fun to try. We also really liked meeting Kringla, the brewery dog. She...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KatherineM2007
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This was a great place to stop for an hour on a rainy afternoon - great beer tasting flight (and a cute pup) and a fun look at the behind the scenes of a brewery/beer distributor.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Keshira haLev F
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We tried this beer in Iceland and liked it so much that we decided to stop at the brewery… We are so glad we did… It is fairly close to Reykjavík and Borganes and very easy to find. When we arrived we were immediately greeted...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DS77771
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped in on way back from the glacier. Enjoyed a flight of good beer, the whale one, if the ingredients are true (whale testicles- wtf), are quite unique.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BudSnow
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Loved our quick stop here! Really friendly service, good variety of quality craft beers to taste and an inviting tasting room. We did not realize how famous the "whale beer" is until our brewer friends at home in Canada went completely nuts to hear that...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank NoFixedPlans
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We stopped by this brewery on a spontaneous whim, and could not have been happier that we did. Visitor tip -- the entrance to the tasting house is hard to find and not well marked. Follow the driveway up and to the left -- follow...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank winchela
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped by on a rainy afternoon for a fun tasting! Tasted 5 beers, including a whale testicle beer for $15. It was fun to taste local brews.

Date of experience: September 2017
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