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Newport Beach Brewing Company

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
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2920 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3752
+1 949-675-8449
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 10:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri 11:00 - 01:00
Sat 10:00 - 01:00
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I was very excited to go here because my fiancé and I love going to breweries. The pictures of this place also made it look really nice. This place is not a brewery it is a trashy bar that smells of mold and puke as you walk through the door. When I ordered a flight of beers it was served... More 

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Thank Elizabeth W
MikeNewportBrewCo, Owner at Newport Beach Brewing Company, responded to this review

Elizabeth, So many things you have commented on are so very in accurate. We have never gotten a review this bad ever. We do not serve flights in shot glasses. Our Manager is married with a new born he and his wife are formally educated and both are very close personal friends for over the last 10 years. Our Brewery... More 

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
RESTAURANT'S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

I loved this place and it has become one of my favourite Brew/Taphouses in California.There is a really good vibe about the place,a good selection of Ales brewed on site and a large and comprehensive food menu.The Jambalaya is excellent and the chicken tenders are fantastic. I liked it so much I brought a t shirt!!!! More 

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minnesota
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130 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We stopped in one afternoon around 4:30 for a quick beer and to check the place out. The staff were very friend and provided good service. We tried a couple of different beers and the servers were very helpful with their suggestions. The beer was very good, I just wish we had more time to spend here. I will go... More 

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Thank bubfn
mikeLaPaz, Owner at Newport Beach Brewing Company, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. Our servers are trained on the brewing process. We also have a great selection of guest beers available. Our chef has daily food specials as well. Glad you had a great time hope to see you again real soon. More 

Pismo Beach
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

out of towners looking for a good place to watch the game and found this place. WE enjoyed it. it wasn't overly crowded with college age kids and there was plenty of seating inside or outside. my husband tried a couple of craft beers and they were super nice offering small tasters before ordering. we started with chips and salsa... More 

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Thank MauiMama_9
mikeLaPaz, Owner at Newport Beach Brewing Company, responded to this review

Thank you for coming to BrewCo and your review. We really appreciate it and hope to see you again real soon!! More 

Melbourne
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102 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

In my 3 1/2 weeks in California and Washington State the meal I had at Newport Beach Brewing Company was my least favourite. Others in my party felt the same. We dined at NBBC on a Tuesday night and sat on the dimly lit veranda. We arrived at 8.15 and by 9.00 the place was getting ready to close. I... More 

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Thank John v
mikeLaPaz, Owner at Newport Beach Brewing Company, responded to this review

John, Thank you for coming into Newport Beach Brewing Co. Yes you are right we are not fine dining. We are a full Brewery and operate as a Brew Pub. We have a tremendous local following I am not aware of any Tuesday when we would be closing at 9PM and just as in any business we have our slow... More 

Sacramento, California
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121 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We called late in the day for reservations for 17 and they were very accomandating with our large party. I had the hamburger and fries. It was very good. I also tasted their wings they were pretty good. Our server was very good but the kitchen kept getting our order wrong and the three dinner plates of wings were cold... More 

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1 Thank Melinda N
mikeLaPaz, Owner at Newport Beach Brewing Company, responded to this review

Melinda, Thank you so much for coming in to see us at Newport BrewCo and your 5 star review! The Monday night you came in we got slammed all at once, not only with your 17 person party. a walk in group of 50 was right in front of your 17 group along with the rest of the restaurant all... More 

Monument, Colorado
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Decent food with some really good beer. Food was not memorable but the quality and variety of beer certainly was!

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Thank jacobe64
mikeLaPaz, Owner at Newport Beach Brewing Company, responded to this review

Jacob, Thank you for your review, it is greatly appreciated. Derek Bougie our brewmaster will be delighted. Feel free to contact me directly. We hope to see you again soon,, Mike Owner and 1995 Founder NBBC rbrews4u@gmail.com More 

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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

I came on a busy night so I wasnt able to talk to that staff about their brew selection like I would have enjoyed. Overall the place wasnt bad. Fun to check out.

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1 Thank Brittany O
Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for a quick drink, and was pleasantly surprised. Our server Brent was brilliant and we will definitely be coming back tomorrow for lunch on our last day in Newport Beach. The pelican pale ale is the best IPA that my husband has tasted in the states so far, and the vibe of the bar is casual and relaxed... More 

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Thank Danielle R
mikeLaPaz, Owner at Newport Beach Brewing Company, responded to this review

Danielle, Thank you for the 5 star review!!! Brent is a great guy and a valued employee. Thank you for giving Brent a shout out about his service and for the quality of the beer at NBBC!! Your comments are greatly appreciated. Mike President 1995 Founder NBBC More 

Newport Beach, California
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We had great service! The staff was very friendly. The food was only so so. It arrived cold. It's a typical pub atmosphere. The pub & patio is very loud. It was hard to converse with the people at your own table. If you are young.....say 20's...this is probably the place for you to hang out.

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Thank hjobrown23
mikeLaPaz, Owner at Newport Beach Brewing Company, responded to this review

Thank you for coming into Newport Beach Brewing Co. Loud being music loud? Or people talking loud? We do provide a quality food product I am sorry it was prepared so so. I will be discussing the comments with the GM. Thank you again and next time in bring a copy of this review for a free taster of all... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2920 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3752
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-675-8449
Description
Great local hang out!! Voted Best Brewery in Orange County! Biggest patio in the area, great food, fresh brewed beer onsite, moderatly priced, fun destination for late night or day. 20 high def TV monitors and 2 projection screen TV's for sporting events.

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