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Magic Hat Brewing Company

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Address: 5 Bartlett Bay Rd, South Burlington, VT 05403-7727
Phone Number:
+1 802-658-2739
12:00 - 17:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 18:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 19:00

While you're in the Burlington area, come tour our brewery, where ancient...

While you're in the Burlington area, come tour our brewery, where ancient alchemy meets modern day science to create the best tasting beer on the planet. FREE brewery tours, FREE samples, growlers, bombers, 12-packs and tchotchkes. The new bar is a sight to behold with 30 taps flowing and a constantly changing line-up of Magic Hat's best beers, including all our year-round offerings, the current seasonal and even some experimental brews!

Always on tap...#9, Circus Boy, Single Chair Ale, Dream Machine, our seasonal offering, our small batch Humdinger Series and a surprise or two!

Come watch our our spores dance and play!

Summer Hours: (Memorial Day- Columbus Day)

Mon- Sat 10- 7, Sun 12- 5

Free Guided Tours: Tues- Wed 3 & 4, Thurs- Fri 2, 3, 4 & 5, Sat 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5, Sun 2 & 3

Winter Hours: (Columbus Day- Memorial Day)

Mon- Thurs 10- 6, Fri- Sat 10- 7, Sun 12- 5

Free Guided Tours: Thurs- Fri 3, 4 & 5, Sat 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5, Sun 2 & 3

Self guided tours and samples are there for the taking anytime during open hours!

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Good beer and good times for a brewery!

Not a huge fan of brand, but glad I took tour and visited and even found a couple of 'new" favorites thanks to free samples!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Dedham, Massachusetts
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Dedham, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Not a huge fan of brand, but glad I took tour and visited and even found a couple of 'new" favorites thanks to free samples!!

Thank CoachK2525
South Burlington, Vermont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty and a lot of fun! Explanation about brews and flavors are entertaining and fun! Staff is friendly and helpful.

Thank Cmmfood
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We tried free samples of their different types of beers. The people working there were Great! The gift shop had some fun things - we had to get a tee shirt and some glasses! Great Beer!

Thank VermontSmiles
Marshfield, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Magic Hat Brewery has tours, a tasting room and sales of beer and clothes to wear. It had a nice vibe and we spent an enjoyable hour. We enjoyed tasting artisan beer. The bartender/ server educated us on the alcohol and hop content. Each had a strong and particular taste. We came home with 2 growlers to share over the... More 

Thank Sue T
Albany, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Quirky brewery. 4 free samples and free tours. Children and dogs welcome. The beer is in my opinion meh.

Thank Koldslaw
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

The coolest atmosphere out of all of the breweries we've been too. Four free samples when you walk in, free tour, and the coolest genie growler ever. The vibe is so laid back and chill. One of my favorite stops on our trip and definitely one of my top favorite breweries. Highly recommend if you're in the area.

Thank sgross19
Jersey City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Always enjoy coming here when in the area. Free tastings, friendly staff, an informative self-guided tour (or guided if you're so inclined), and a fun shop with lots of Magic Hat swag. We always get our tastings first to get in the zone, then head off on a self-guided tour. They have a well made video at the beginning of... More 

Thank Craig C
San Diego, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I was not planning on dropping by but I noticed it at the red light driving by so I thought why not. Building itself is not unusual until you walk inside. It was just me and 2 or 3 other people. What caught my eye was the sign out front stating 4 free samples. What is better than free beers?... More 

Thank Joe T
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

This was a lot of fun to visit and tour. The atmosphere was great and very hipster. The sampling/tasting,however, is where they lost me. Had to push my way to a spot at the bar, only to be ignored by an understaffed, less than caring team of bartenders. They did their job and nothing more. No personalities, no interaction. But... More 

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South Burlington, Vermont
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

A fun event to do with out-of-towners visiting. Samples offered fun Magic Hat Company gear like hats mugs t-shirts. Fun atmosphere especially for drinking age people. Take a tour it's fun

Thank Faxman022

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