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Big Rock Brewery, Calgary

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#1 of 9 in Breweries in Alberta
Immerse yourself in the production of Harvest Ale from grain to glass at Big Rock Brewery. In 1984, founder Ed McNally at age 60 endeavored to create something different, an option for beer lovers looking for a deliberately different brew. Ed struck gold with a beer he coined "Traditional," but the brewery has gone on to brew much more. The signature series now has 13 different beers alone, along with drafts. Join the knowledgeable guides for a tour of the brewery and a sample of their strikingly different beers. Plan your visit to Big Rock Brewery and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Calgary trip itinerary planning site .
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  • October 4, 2017
    Went here with work colleagues and was pleasantly surprised. The food was fantastic, the service was great and the cost was very reasonable. I would definitely go back with friends or colleagues.  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    Myself and a couple worker stopped here for a bite and a pint. The food was surprisingly good. I had a lamb burger and my co worker had the Prime rib burger. Both were awesome and the beer was top qua...  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    Our family of 5 adults visited Big Rock Brewery in Calgary on 10th September 2017 & had a great tour with Nick. he was very knowledgeable & friendly I made the experience very interesting. Nothing was...  more »
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  • June 17, 2017
    Very limited menu, server sent out the my meal as the appetizer and not with the others meals that the other people with me ordered. The other staff were great. Wife ordered burger with no cheese because of dairy allergy and they sent it out w cheese, write the order down so you don't forget!
  • April 16, 2017
    Our brewery tour guide, Colin, was very knowledgeable and very friendly. Cool shop to pick up souvenirs or a growler of your favorite brew. Plan ahead with a DD/cab so you can do plenty of sampling!
  • June 22, 2017
    Excellent food and service. A great spot to have lunch.
  • April 12, 2017
    Thoroughly enjoyed our tour of the big rock brewery. Would certainly recommend if you are interested in beer
  • May 10, 2017
    Have been on 2 tours and both were very enjoyable. All the beer you can drink!

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