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Jester King Brewery, Austin

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  • September 3, 2017
    Let's face it. There are many breweries popping up all over the states. Not many stand out like Jester King. We did not find any simple one dimensional beers here, complex beers that required much tho...  more »
  • August 5, 2017
    Lots of beer and wine choices, plus Stanley's Farmhouse pizza on property. No inside air conditioned seating though, which is tough in 100 degree weather.  more »
  • August 4, 2017
    This is a very popular place with a large selection of beers. It was very hot but still enjoyable. There is a pizza place on site to get something to eat and bottles available to go. The downside is t...  more »
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  • June 13, 2017
    Great selection of eclectic sours and funky beers. Awesome outdoor seating area in the middle of Austin hill country. The perfect place on a sunny day. One of the best brewery tours. Great to get the tour of their unique natural fermentation process.
  • July 9, 2017
    Austin hill country mandatory stop. Beautiful property with PLENTY of room and seating to hang out, even on very busy days. Their take on beer is very unique and they execute it flawlessly. Stanley's Farnhouse Pizza is right there for grub, so its a good one stop shop. A must try.
  • July 8, 2017
    Drinking real farmhouse sours on a big ranch and eating coal fire pizzas in Texas hill country is never a bad way to spend the day. Amazing selection of sours brewed on site and beers from other local breweries. Plenty of picnic table style seating outside. Free tours go on throughout the day as well!
  • July 2, 2017
    Went to Jester King on the recommendation of a friend. Pictures online make it look great. Beers were subpar for the hype and the legacy of the brewery. The venue is not well thought out at all. Not a single room in the place (besides the restrooms) has A/C. This is 2017 and the place is in the heart of Texas where it is 100+ regularly. They don't even have misting fans. The next door pizza place does though (which they claim as their own). Also, the taproom is incredibly small, and the service is amazingly slow. Lines around the corner just waiting for my lukewarm beer. The service is very slow and not friendly at all. And to top it all off they underpour your glass if they are on the end of a bomber.... better get a draft. So disappointing. You guys can do better Jester King. We want you to do better! Hire a facilities manager and step up your game so you can join the elite microbrewery gang.
  • February 22, 2017
    This place is awesome. It's a huge outdoor area with tons of open space to hang out, play bags, and just enjoy the weather. Jester King makes some of the best Wild and sour ales in the world. I visited on a hot (86 degrees) February day and the place was absolutely packed. They had an outdoor draft and bottle line in case you didn't want to wait for the line going inside. The beers were fantastic. It's definitely off the beaten path, but well worth a visit.

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