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Baxter Brewing Company

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Address: 130 Mill St, Lewiston, ME 04240-7774
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+1 207-333-6769
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12:00 - 20:00
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Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Wed 12:00 - 18:00
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 20:00

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Kind of out of the way, but worth the effort! There's always something great on tap, test batches from their workers - along with their regular line. The tap room is small and can... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
dannop
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Maine
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Maine
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Kind of out of the way, but worth the effort! There's always something great on tap, test batches from their workers - along with their regular line. The tap room is small and can get crowded, but on weekends they open up the canning room for overflow. Great beer!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Visited on a Saturday in December 2016 and we had a really nice employee give us a fantastic tour. Forgotten her name but she has been with Baxter for a couple of years and had just made a small batch of her own beer with seaweed. She was incredibly knowledgeable and really fun to talk to. After our tour we... More 

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Thank Kevin H
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

I had tried the Baxter brews a few years ago in the backpacker variety pack and was not impressed. However, when trying the brews in the taproom I was pleasantly surprised. The small batch beers were great especially the smoked lager. Highly recommend and can't wait to come back in October.

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Thank Angela A
Auburn, Maine
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

I stopped in by chance on a Thursday evening. I sat at the bar and tried their everyday brews. It was a nice selection and they were well built. Each one had good flavor and felt good in my mouth. I tried their small batch series and was impressed with how random these beers were. PB&J Stout was one of... More 

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Thank Robert B
Holiday Florida
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Ezra gave me a tour and made great recommendations for the tasting. The tasting room offers a lot to do and a fun place to hang out. Bring friends and enjoy the experience!

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Thank Williams F
Colorado Springs
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

The brewery is in a repurposed mill---in fact, there are dozens of old mill-turned-new-businesses in Lewiston. Small tasting/drinking room out front seating maybe a dozen people. Looks like they give afternoon tours--and privately arranged tours. We just stopped in for a look-see and a flight. Okay beer. Looked like a fun place. Might be easier to buy their stuff at... More 

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Thank MaryKop
Naugatuck, Connecticut, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

This brewery is centrally located in anof to old factory mill which gives it charm. They have a good variety of brews. The staff was informative and friendly

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Thank Donna C
Lewiston, Maine
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 17 June 2016

Local micro-brewery (3rd largest in Maine) offers wide selection of awesome beers and ales; take the tour and sample the quality!

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Thank rjl1966
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

This little gem was worth a stop on the Maine beer trail. It's hands down the best IPA I've had and surprisingly, it was from a can. The Brewers will passionately educate you on why a can is better than a bottle. Aside from being socially responsible, it maintains the beers freshness like..as they put it...a mini keg! Brilliant!

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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Baxter Brewing - great product, historic location, super moose logo- what's not to like? Let me tell you. Our visit on July 18th may have been on a bad day based on other reviews but it happened nonetheless. The beeristas were indifferent, not engaged and self-consumed. After ordering three flights of beer for our group the beerista explained the abbreviations... More 

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