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Costa Rica's Craft Brewing Co.

Open Now: 10:00 - 22:00
Open today: 10:00 - 22:00
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Fun place to spend an evening

We spent a lovely rainy San Jose evening at the brewery last week. They had a lovely selection of... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great visit with the wife

As typical in Costa Rica the people and service is superb. Good selection of craft beers for a... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Paterson, New Jersey
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We are Costa Rica's first microbrewery and we began the craft beer movement in the country. We have a Brewpub / Restaurant at the back end of our facility where we offer our world class beers, food and tours.
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| Brasil de Mora, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2249 0919
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely setting, great staff nice food if expensive but on the Saturday we visited they only had bottled beer and not the full selection promised.

Thank RichNewt
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We spent a lovely rainy San Jose evening at the brewery last week. They had a lovely selection of specialist beers that you can either buy by the pint or in a small glass with 4 others as a taster deal. Both options are 3000...More

Thank JoAllman27
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

As typical in Costa Rica the people and service is superb. Good selection of craft beers for a country working through their craft beer infancy. Gose was easily the best beer but nothing else will disappoint. We had the mix grill plate which was delicious....More

1  Thank dbrieva
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

I was surprised to see the quality and great taste of the barbecue ribs along with a pint of golden ale. It’s a great way to relax during the weekend and enjoy fine beers with great tasting food.

Thank S2685RMeduardoc
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We ordered two flights of beer to try the 10 different types that are available here. Definitely, recommend going that route to try what La Planta has to offer. Also ordered a burger with a salad on the side and, while the salad was pretty...More

Thank Alvaro H
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We went on a Sunday afternoon so the plant was not in production, but we were still given a detailed tour and explanation of operations. My cousin, who is a Beer Master, and my son-in-law who is a complete novice on the subject of beer...More

Thank Debra S
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Costa Rica's Craft Brewing Co. feels like a craft brewpub you might find in the States. They had about a dozen beers on tap and some excellent food to go along with them. The ceviche was some of the best we had in Costa Rica....More

1  Thank Rob F
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is a great place to visit, watch the actual Brewing of Craft Beers from the Upper level down into the Brewery below. The surrounding Outside Patio is a terrific spot for lunch, a few of us had the "Brats" with a Wonderful Home Made...More

1  Thank genes252
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Good craft beer, vino and great food. If you like craft beer 5e beer selection is incredible. Friendly helpful staff. Gracias Johnny!

1  Thank cababb2000
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Its a place to taste Artesanal Beers, is not luxury but has a great balcony, the view of factory is great, we did not eat any food.

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23 March 2018|
Response from genes252 | Reviewed this property |
Have the reader go to their Facebook Page and make Posting regarding Tours, i.e., days and times...
30 May 2017|
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Response from JuliyJavi | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it is located near Swiss Travel Hotel, in Google Maps or Waze you can also find it as Costa Rica's Craft Brewing Company, hope this helps!
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Response from benchaverri | Property representative |
Live music nights are usually Saturday nights but the pub will be open till midnight. Cheers!