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Rooster Fish Brewing Tasting Room & Beer Garden

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Great place for a craft beer after hiking the gorge

The Rooster Fish is 5 minutes from the gorge and makes a fine spot for a burger and beer after the... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
marbenPa
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Solid Good Beer

In the area I live in we have a Brewery Rapscallion that is very much like this one. Quality beers... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Fiskdaleflyer
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Fiskdale, Massachusetts
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We are New York State's First Farm Brewery! Rooster Fish Brewing offers passionately brewed, uniquely world-class craft ale from locally sourced ingredients in a relaxed, enticing Beer Garden & brewery atmosphere. Enjoy fare from local food trucks...more
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223 N Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1222
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

The Rooster Fish is 5 minutes from the gorge and makes a fine spot for a burger and beer after the hike. There is a parking lot across the street that seems to be reasonably accessible. Their home brew was delicious particularly the Porter. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank marbenPa
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

In the area I live in we have a Brewery Rapscallion that is very much like this one. Quality beers I had a flight. Best of the three in area we went to good but not great. Treehouse, Greater Good and Wachusett would rate higher...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Fiskdaleflyer
Reviewed 9 July 2018

My wife and I stopped by the tasting room and I had a flight. Overall, the beer was good. They had several unique beers that were well done. Their Sriracha ale was very good. I'm not normally a fan of Jalapeno beers which are often...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Happy F
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

No food here. Just popcorn, but they do have two restaurants just a block away that serve food with the rooster fish beer. Some fun games tables and free tastings! Nice to come and chill for awhile.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank BBhasthetravelbug
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped to try a flight. Four tastings for $8. Nice variety of brews. Liked all the ones we tried. Ended up staying to have a glass of their Tripel, and talking with the bartender. Had a great time. Will return on our next trip to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank scottp806
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped at Rooster Fish and the Wildflower Cafe for dinner. Kyle H. was our server and he made our already great night better. He is fun, witty, and absolutely wonderful. The food and beer are great too! Check this place out and request Kyle...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Deandra L
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Great beer tasting, but the server needed a lot of prompting to talk to us about the beer and the industry in Watkins Glen. The popcorn was good to snack on while tasting.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Goodones4
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

The bartender was less than eager to wait on us - shortly after we arrived, a group of about 15 arrived. He beelined straight to them though we were there first and I waved him down so we could get served before the large group....More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank G7032THlaurens
Reviewed 6 October 2017

My wife and I recently visited Rooster Fish Brewing in downtown Watkins Glen. The tasting room has an "industrial" feel with a bar, ample seating (indoor and outdoor patio), free popcorn, and gifts. (They also have food, but we were there for the beer.) We...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Beer was very good and the place seemed to have a good atmosphere. It was raining so it was a little slow but definitely had a lot of potential to be a great spot when it's busy.

Date of experience: September 2017
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