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Abita Brewing Company

21084 Highway 36, Abita Springs, LA
+1 985-893-3143
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Good beer

Nice visitors center with free beer samples and gift shop. There really isn’t anything to see on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
chughes32016
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Abita Springs, Louisiana
Awesome tour and great time!

We had an amazing time at Abita. First we had a great tour guided by the wonderful Alyse (hope I'm... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KatherineStreckfus
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Kenner, Louisiana
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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

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 1 week ago 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 8 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 4 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
Reviewed 12 September 2017

This is definitely a family-friendly brewery tour since they also make soda - that surprised me a bit. We were there on Father's Day, so it was a bit loud with all of the kids, but the tourguide did his best to be heard over...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Cool they give beer samples, soda samples for kids. tour has great information. I was kinda bored at moments i didn't really listen to everything but was still some parts were very interesting at same time lol cool to see facility, very clean. Cool patio...More

Thank Missangelcs
Reviewed 21 August 2017

If you're looking for something fun and different to do with friends who like to drink beer, don't miss this place! It's $5 pp and the tour last about 20-30 minutes. You must wear closed toe shoes or wear supplied plastic booties that go over...More

Thank Harper H
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