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Stubborn Beauty Brewing

180 Johnson St, Middletown, CT 06457-2247
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Great Local Beer!

My dad and I stopped here on our way home to get a flight and bring home some growlers. They had a... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
jgblauvelt
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Boston, Massachusetts
Great Brewery!

This is a great little brewery! They had a variety of craft beers on tap. There are often food... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
Rachel R
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180 Johnson St, Middletown, CT 06457-2247
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

My dad and I stopped here on our way home to get a flight and bring home some growlers. They had a great variety to taste! Our favorites were Notorious V.A.G. (currently cannot buy growlers of this, but I hope they change that soon!!) and...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2017

This is a great little brewery! They had a variety of craft beers on tap. There are often food trucks outside as well. Worth checking out!

Thank Rachel R
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We had no idea that this brewery existed and were tipped off by a co-worker who said it is a must do for a Friday night. We meandered through the north end of Middletown and eventually found Stubborn Beauty Brewery in an old factory building....More

Thank smilingathena
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

You really feel like a member of a secret club when you're here. And the beer is truly a cut above. Try a flight. Wear layers: it's hot and sweaty by the back wall and chilly by the huge beautiful windows. But you won't notice...More

Thank leokampoi25
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Heard about these guys recently, decided to give them a try. Great little space in the historic Remington Factory. Not too busy. Brought along some barbecue to enjoy with my brew. Nice selection and friendly staff. Ran into someone I had just seen at New...More

Thank Sasquatch78
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Stopped in on a Saturday afternoon—the place was packed--standing room only and everyone was having a great time. Of the many choices on tap, we sampled the Rye Saison, Conqueror Imperial Brown ale, Mummy IPA and Naughty Eskimo. They were all very good. We enjoyed...More

Thank GCM012
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Finally got to come out, wish we did sooner! The flights sadly now cost $9, growler fills are $8 with a $3 deposit. They don't have the equipment yet to seal the bottles so are meant to be enjoyed within a week or two. Glad...More

Thank imsupafly
Reviewed 5 March 2016

This is a great place to stop in and get some tasty beer. If you are using your GPS, it may seem like it is leading you in the wrong direction but just trust it and continue to the building that looks abandoned. They are...More

Thank Tracearoo27
Reviewed 21 December 2015

We stopped here to do a tasting, but were sadly disappointed to find out that right now they are not doing tastings! A friend of mine said she heard that while they are in the midst of expanding that they aren't doing them. But that...More

Thank nutsgoalie
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Love this place. They brew a very interesting variety of complex, tasty beers, and offer a generous tasting for $3. They let you take your time- I usually bring a light snack and hang out a while. They have a nice tasting room in an...More

Thank Susan S
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