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Abita Brewing Company

21084 Highway 36, Abita Springs, LA
+1 985-893-3143
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Very Cool Experience.

My husband and I booked a tour of the Brewery which took about 30 minutes or so. Our tour guide was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TeamBarlow13
Abita's Artful Brewery

I took my very senior parents there on a sunny late winter day. Handicapped access not the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hannah P
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Alexandria, Virginia
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Founded in 1986, Abita was the first craft brewery to open in the Southeast. Today, we produce 160,000 barrels of beer annually in a range of great tasting, unpretentious styles including Abita Amber, Purple Haze, and Wrought Iron IPA. Located just north of New Orleans, we recently completed a three-year, $30 million state-of-the-art expansion of the brewery that will increase our capacity to 400,000 barrels while introducing groundbreaking environmental advancements to the brewing process.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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21084 Highway 36, Abita Springs, LA
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+1 985-893-3143
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I booked a tour of the Brewery which took about 30 minutes or so. Our tour guide was Ashley and she was really sweet, funny and knowledgeable of the beers and brewing process. They give you tokens as you check in to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my very senior parents there on a sunny late winter day. Handicapped access not the greatest, but brewery tour was fun. Dad was very impressed with the beer makins' and enjoyed the five samples offered up in the brewery bar. If you enjoy...More

Thank Hannah P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a reservation online for i believe $5.50 per person. The tour was brief but it showed you all that you need to see besides the bottling process. You end up in the tap room where you can taste taste 4 nice sized samples. The...More

Thank tokanier
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Nice visitors center with free beer samples and gift shop. There really isn’t anything to see on the tour but big stainless steel tanks.

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time at Abita. First we had a great tour guided by the wonderful Alyse (hope I'm spelling her name right!), followed by a fun time playing games and drinking some great brews! Our tour guide was extremely informative and really sweet....More

Thank KatherineStreckfus
Reviewed 7 November 2017

A fantastic atmosphere and a great staff!! Super accommodating to all our our sample requests! Will DEFINITELY be back! :D

Thank phlishes
Reviewed 3 November 2017

My husband and I took this tour of the Abita Brewery during our honeymoon trip to New Orleans. We had to drive across Lake Pontchartrain, which was very cool, to get to this brewery, located by Abita Springs. The brewery itself was huge, and inside...More

Thank alysster
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Great service ... Muffalitta sandwich incredible Nice atmosphere Abita beer. Nuff said Went with andygator the hubs is a Caron’s guy so he went with amber and loved it

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Visited the Abita Brewing Company on Wednesday, October 4, 2017. We used a Groupon that included transportation from New Orleans to the brewery. We arrived at the brewery and immediately needed to show I.D. to receive our bracelet. We received our four sample tokens and...More

Thank CMEDS
Reviewed 22 September 2017

I Love Abita Beer and we couldn't wait to visit on our way to Gulf Shores! My only Complaint is that we don't Live Closer, I Love the Beer!! This is a must stop just because they have a lot of Beers on Tap that...More

Thank deandavis29
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