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Was doing the rounds after visiting a few sites, and was very pleased with the Rockaway. A nice... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
Alan B
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Luton, United Kingdom
Friendly people, nice food!

A friend advised me to come here to get a snack. They have tacos, guacamole, corn and some other... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
MeInTheClouds
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Hulste, Belgium
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

Was doing the rounds after visiting a few sites, and was very pleased with the Rockaway. A nice small tap room filled with great people and great beer, well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alan B
Reviewed 11 August 2018

A friend advised me to come here to get a snack. They have tacos, guacamole, corn and some other stuff. We started talking and these people are the friendliest ever! The person who opened the place is Mexican and really knows what he's doing. There...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

Medium sized tap room with quality beer selection. A flight is a must... think I managed to try every one of the beers during the evening. Great host in Mischa and loved the resident cat!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Scott W
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Small space but really cool. The outer walls have murals. The bar area is nice and very low key. Enough of local craft beers. Went on July 4th afternoon and it had a good amount of clients celebrating the holiday. Nice staff.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

We've been here before and I enjoyed many of their brews and as that I was in the area I dropped back in. They have some really good brews but, the overall experience was not really noteworthy. That is no reflection of the person serving...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Decent, small, no food. Made through the beer selection in less than a half hour. Nice flight sand small pours selection. Staff is friendly. Nice place to stop on the Queens beer tour.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We had the IPA and it was very good. Hints of citrus. Not much floral. Goes down smooth. Small place but good atmosphere.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

The ESB was amazing and the Hawaiian IPA was delicious. Awesome brewery and a nice break from the crowds in Manhattan!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank JCTN37601
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This brewery is a really cool spot in the neighborhood of LIC, not far from Manhattan and Brooklyn. Take a stroll on the water or pop in before hitting a restaurant on nearby Vernon BLVD. The taproom is not very large and can be crowded,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Steve L
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed nearby in LIC and decided to visit Rockaway Brewing one evening. The taproom is small, but industrial with a great local feel. I tried the pale ale and IPA, both of which were well-balanced and easy-drinking. We enjoyed a great conversation at the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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