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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Live Music, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 14 August 2021 via mobile

Definitely more college/hippie vibe here. Focus on the beers. The pimento grilled cheese was good. The ribs were disappointing. 3 ribs for $12 that were mostly bone, little meat. We did enjoy the beers. The blueberry IPA was a nice change of pace. To be...fair, we were looking for a dinner place, and this is more of a brewery that sells some food. Lots of fun restaurants on the block.More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 9 August 2021

Stopped in for lunch here with a friend in June and was overall pretty pleased! The entrance was pretty confusing at the time and had a bunch of information up that we needed to download an app, etc. - yet when we arrived at the...bar they said we could ignore it and just order directly through them. Not sure if that was vestiges of more firm shut-down days, or what. I got a flight of beers and overall haven't found any beers I particularly like here. I got a fried chicken sandwich that was pretty good, but nothing standout. Have to drop a second star for no longer being pet friendly, as that was previously one of the only reasons to go. I wouldn't come back here often or at all, given the changes.More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 17 June 2021 via mobile

Fabulous Pineapple cider and wonderful atmosphere. Enjoyed the friendly bartender. Traveling, and enjoyed the local hospitality

Date of visit: June 2021
fullsteambrewery, Owner at Fullsteam Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2021

Thank you for choosing us in your travels! So glad you had a good time.

Reviewed 11 November 2019 via mobile

I love the selection of beers! As a non-ipa drinker. Enjoyed the sweet potato lager but the stouts were surprising too. Dan liked the IPA, easy drinking. Food was great! Grilled cheese, stop my heart. Pickled shrimp s’wich was good too.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 26 September 2019 via mobile

First off I must tell you I have been coming to Fullsteam since day 3 of the opening over nine years ago. For some five years I was here every Tues and Fri. And any other day during the week I could find an excuse...to travel the 20+ miles from my home to lift a pint here. The owner did a great job of always having local food trucks provide food. He then added a small kitchen with apps and small plates. Four years ago I loved to Atlanta and have missed not only the place and beer, but the evolution of the food. Today, I was able to return and once again not only experience the great beer and service, but also the progression of the food. I have just enjoyed and outstanding cheese burger. No, I mean really good burger along with my favorite Rocket Science IPA. Wow! If you are in, or within driving distance of Fullsteam don't miss a visit. You will regret that.More

Date of visit: September 2019
fullsteambrewery, Owner at Fullsteam Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2019

Thank you, good sir! May our paths cross again soon.

Reviewed 14 May 2019 via mobile

We tasted sox of these excellent bees and the were all amazing! Also the food was very good, the staff very friendly and fun, the location is hip. Don’t miss it if you like beer!

fullsteambrewery, Owner at Fullsteam Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2019

Thank you so very much for the fun review!

Reviewed 15 April 2019

Visited several microbreweries in Durham. The beer was good and the service friendly. I would not hesitate to go again and I am sure I will. We had to catch a train so our stay was somewhat short (easy walk to the train station). Will...be back!More

fullsteambrewery, Owner at Fullsteam Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2019

Glad you swung by! We look forward to seeing you again. Appreciate the review. Cheers, Sean

Reviewed 8 April 2019

Interesting venue. Loved the card catalogs decorating the place. I'm guessing most younger folks wont know what these are. The beer was mediocre at best.

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

Friendly place to take in a flight. Ate dinner next door at a bbq place (don't get the meatloaf) and watched the game. Perfect.

fullsteambrewery, Owner at Fullsteam Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2019

Glad you had a good time! We're building out our food menu, so if you're not in the mood for meatleaf again... :)

Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

This is a very unusual restaurant that seems to be having growing pains. The food sounds very odd on the menu, but tastes wonderful when you eat it.If this place can invest money in improving its furnishings and increase the menu to full meals, it...would be great!More

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  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5