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Eel River Brewing Company

) #1 of 25 Restaurants in Fortuna $$ - $$$ American, ,
1777 Alamar Way, Fortuna, CA 95540-9548
+1 707-725-2739
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tri tip” (22 reviews)
“sandwich” (25 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1777 Alamar Way, Fortuna, CA 95540-9548
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at Eel River, the service was average. I had a Tri tip French dip, my wife had a chicken sandwich. Both were good, nothing extraordinary but it filled you up.

Thank Badger27
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was excellent, large portions and in a great setting. We sat in the Patio/Beer Garden (it was a bit nippy with the breeze), but still very enjoyable. We found this place when we asked a local "Where is the best Place to eat around...More

1  Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Has a group of 10 for dinner on a Thursday evening........great beer choices and the food was tasty.....Great local place to meet with friends and family.....Always busy there when we meet as a group.....We also had great service for a large group.......food came all at...More

Thank natalc871
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very comfortable restaurant for a casual , tun, and kicked back experience. The food was excellent. I had the fresh Halibut and it was excellent. My friend had chicken Parmesan that was the size of a hubcap. It is very affordable, and...More

Thank moosekebear
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I stayed in Fortuna one night, and were delighted to come across this local gem. My daughter is a vegetarian, which isn't always consistent with "pub food" menus, but I'm happy to say that this restaurant was an exception - lots of...More

Thank PaulaJB2015
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant, clean and friendly staff. Good food but felt that it was a little pricey for lunch. Nice inviting atmosphere with big screen TV's showing sports. Good experience!

Thank Shawn R
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Fortuna for one night on our way up to Portland and we stopped here for some dinner and drinks. The food was really fresh and tasty, I had beer battered chicken and salad. But the beer was even better the Berliner Weisse flavoured...More

1  Thank Paulaviki
Carly L, Administrative Assistant at Eel River Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you so much for the feedback! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us and hope you are able to visit again sometime!

Reviewed 5 May 2017

The beers are tasty and interesting. It was fun to do a tasting of all 12! The meals are good. Pasta and salads are what my husband and I ate. The waitstaff wanted us to fill out a comment sheet after dinner - I don't...More

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This place rocks. Best place for breakfast and pastries. Little small inside they do have out side seating. The French toast is amazing. Took the family there they loved it want to go back. We all got a snack to take back to where we...More

Thank michaelsA4944FL
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Eel River Brewing is a fun place to visit. Lots of TVs to watch your favorite sports, great selection of drinks, especially local beers and ales (including their own), and a tasty menu selection. But go early! It's a happening place, so it gets busy...More

Thank 414francesk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1777 Alamar Way, Fortuna, CA 95540-9548
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Fortuna
  • Phone Number: +1 707-725-2739
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We’re Eel River Brewing Company and we’ve blazed a trail in the craft brew industry over the past twenty years. Continuing our unfailing commitment to quality, taste and consistency is our diverse offerings of excellent craft beer. Much like the tenacious people who brew it, our beer is award-winning. Edgy. Different. Daring. Spirited. And you’re going to love it.
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