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Swamp Head Brewery

3650 SW 42nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32608-2598
+1 352-505-3035
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Great beer!

Great place for a beer! A very nice, comfortable Taproom with a huge selection. The staff was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Scott B
via mobile
Good experience, not great

They have beer, yes and several varieties. Staff was not overly friendly, they don’t take discover... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
via mobile
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Founded in 2008, upon the foundation of our great state, we raised our roof to brew world-class beers and establish ourselves as Florida’s brewery. Having travelled through lands far and close, and finding inspiration along the way, we are proud to be here, proud to be Inherently Floridian.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good32%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“tasting room” (15 reviews)
“great beer” (14 reviews)
“craft beer” (10 reviews)
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3650 SW 42nd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32608-2598
+1 352-505-3035
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for a beer! A very nice, comfortable Taproom with a huge selection. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. Easy access from I 75 so there is no excuse for not stopping when you are traveling on I 75. I support all Florida...More

1  Thank Scott B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They have beer, yes and several varieties. Staff was not overly friendly, they don’t take discover, they don’t have any soft drinks except ginger ale, and they have no ice. I was given a glass and told to fill it over at the restroom area...More

Thank WabashO
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

They have a large variety of beer available, so it was easy to find several that I liked. Nice to see a well-done stout...seems hard to find in this age of IPAs and Sours. (Although they have good IPA too). Tour was fairly standard, except...More

Thank jdawgm13
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Took a tour! Ate from the Food Truck! Drank a variety of their beers! Swamp Head is a cool vibe with an amazing staff.

Thank Ali N
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The beer at Swamp Head is amazing. Very sad it's only sold in limited locations outside of the brewery and Gainesville. The food trucks are great when they are on site since the snacks available are very limited. The brewery tour is well worth it...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Was here this past weekend for a football game and had some time during the day and decided to stop in for a few hours. Great decision. Friendly staff, good beer, nice atmosphere and property. Definitely will stop by when in the area again.

Thank Rafael H
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Went for Date Night and had a blast, took the tour , which was very informative and made me appreciate the brand even more knowing how locally sourced , green and sustainable the company is. Left with a cool tour glass , and a belly...More

Thank Mandee S
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We love this place! Very clean atmosphere, friendly staff, great beer and SEXY DATE! We will go back often.

Thank brendalouwagie
Reviewed 28 August 2017

If you want great unique beer in a clean environment this brewery is for you! Looking for sports bar atmosphere or dining experience, look elsewhere. We love stopping at Swamphead while traveling through Gville on our way home. We live 1.5 hours away & make...More

Thank asimons02
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I am one that has to have food when I drink. They had a couple of items, chips and jerky but not any kind of meals. Supposedly they bring in food trucks from time to time, but they weren't there when we visited. Will probably...More

Thank lookie-brookie
Brandon N, Public Relations Manager at Swamp Head Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Hey there, thanks for stopping in! We like to munch while we have a beer, too! So everyone can be in the loop... we have food trucks typically every Tuesday (Taco Tuesday, of course), Thursday (typically locally made, fresh grilled sausages), Friday and Saturday. We...More

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Laura W
1 January 2017|
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Response from Maritza C | Reviewed this property |
I really do not know. Just went there with my son his wife and the kids but it was great. Great place to be and spend some time.
30 September 2015|
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Response from Brandon N | Property representative |
Hey there, we are a family friendly business and typically allow people under the age of 21 to enter the brewery without hesitation! However, there are some events that we do that are 21+ only. These are typically on Fridays... More