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Fore River Brewing Company

Open Now: 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Cozy urban feel

Tried this place w/ a few friends. Nice wood "cabin" type feel inside. On the small side, but... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Lat70
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Kennebunk, Maine
Pleasantly Pleased

I stopped by Fore River Brewing while working in the area. I had two 5 ounce taste pours of their... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2018
themotorcyclebeerman
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Lansing, Michigan
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45 Huntress Ave, South Portland, ME 04106-4115
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Tried this place w/ a few friends. Nice wood "cabin" type feel inside. On the small side, but perfect size for an early night crowd. Liked this place vs. the loud, industrial style brewing spots. Good brews. Will go again.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lat70
Reviewed 9 December 2018

I stopped by Fore River Brewing while working in the area. I had two 5 ounce taste pours of their 10 creations. The Nitro Stout (John Henry Milk Stout) is very well done. I would put it up against the top stouts in the industry....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank themotorcyclebeerman
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

The brewery has a parking issue on busy evenings. The lot cannot accommodate all of the vehicles that arrive and many cars park without regard for the people who live and drive in the neighborhood (i.e. parking on the corner, parking on people’s grass and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank marieboynton
Reviewed 6 August 2018

With so many brewery menus seeming to offer endless variations on an IPA and then one porter/stout for "variety" the selection at Fore River was a welcome surprise. Not just one sour, but three? Plus a kolsch. A red. etc. So many options and all...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank pixelyn
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Went to Fore River after reading great reviews, as we arrived there was a nice outdoor area with live music playing and the place was packed! We lucked into a parking spot and went inside to order. They have a nice list of 10-12 beers,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tjmoney44
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

A true nano brewery near the mall tucked away in a South Portland neighborhood. 7 p.m. activities Free parking. Popcorn for food and a bit of merch.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Liz R
Reviewed 22 February 2018

We were antique shopping in Maine and decided to end our day by visiting breweries. This was our favorite stop. Staff was amazing and the beer was good. Highly recommend that you put it on your beer tour list!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank surfinginflorida
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

In my opinion, one of Portland up and coming micros. Very solid and diverse tap list. Must try the Preble! Great sour. A little out of the way but short drive from Portland/Old Port.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank stevekaz72
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Awesome little gem. Wonderful milk stout, great decor and fun staff. Love stopping here for good beer and great vibes. Nice outdoor lawn space for warm weather relaxation and outdoor games.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Alina-VinnieTravel
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Nestled in a residential area, this micro brewery has the feel of being a neighboring house rather than a business. In the hour that we were there, we saw several people stopping by with their pets to refill their growlers. There are plenty of tables,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Randy Y
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