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Half Full Brewery

Open Now: 12:00 - 18:00
Open today: 12:00 - 18:00
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New discovery

A unpretentious and excellent beer. They seem to ficus on several variations of IPA. Their beers a... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Kort W
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Stamford, Connecticut
via mobile
A hidden gem

Friendly staff and chill neighborhood vibe. We stumbled on this place from a recommendation from... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
cchellem
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San Antonio, Texas
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About
At Half Full Brewery we're passionate about dreams. Big Dreams. Like, build a brewery big. And we know firsthand, that when you're chasing down a dream, with a glass half full, you can't lose!
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 18:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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43 Homestead Ave, Stamford, CT 06902-7204
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+1 203-658-3631
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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Half Full is the perfect place for happy people who like beer (hoptimists). I love their positive outlook and branding. The brewery is tucked in an industrial area of Stamford. They have a comfortable indoor taproom with seating and games available (no outdoor seating though)....More

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HFBrewery, Director, Branding & Customer Experience at Half Full Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2016

Hey Stephanie, Thanks for swinging by the Tasting Room! Glad you enjoyed the beers. If you live local, we just got the Pint Glasses back in stock and we'd be happy to get you one. If you want to shoot an email over to info@halffullbrewery.com...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

A unpretentious and excellent beer. They seem to ficus on several variations of IPA. Their beers a refreshing and well made. Best part took can get a six ounce glass so I could try 6 beers without getting wasted. Staff is excelled and very informative....More

Thank Kort W
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff and chill neighborhood vibe. We stumbled on this place from a recommendation from the Uber driver. We found the place to be full of good beers, flights and people. Cool patio and they are dog friendly! Cheers! We Uber’ed to alleviate any issues...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Pet friendly, fun atmosphere & great beer ! We came in for a drink and ended up with two flights, a couple of pints and a 6 pack to bring home for each of us! Definitely a great afternoon.

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HFBrewery, Director, Branding & Customer Experience at Half Full Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018
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Glad you enjoyed your visit ElleTerrell! Cheers - HFB

Reviewed 8 March 2018

They have great brewery with added ambiance and friendly staff. Had came to hangout after office hours on friday. Everyone here chills and no one is in rush. Good place to relax. Toasted Amber++

Thank itsravie
HFBrewery, Director, Branding & Customer Experience at Half Full Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thanks for stopping by itsravie!

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Not!!!! I drove using Waze and was surprised at the location of this brewery. I wouldn’t want To park down the street and parking was ever do tight for the event I attended Also found the space so small inside Staff was friendly Beer was...More

Thank ckinct
HFBrewery, Director, Branding & Customer Experience at Half Full Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Hey ckinct, Glad we could deliver on the service and the beer! That's what we're going for! Regarding the space...yes, we are located in a manufacturing area and parking can be an issue when it's busy. We're currently working on some things that may alleviate...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

When you walk in your immediate sense is the smell of stale beer. The floor was wet in places from spilled beer and people walking around in it. There is a small front tap room that was full and then some space in the brewery...More

Thank David C
HFBrewery, Director, Branding & Customer Experience at Half Full Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hey David C. Sorry you didn't enjoy your experience here. Please feel free to email us at jordan@halffullbrewery.com and we'll see if there is anything we can do to make it up to you. Cheers! - HFB

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped by Half Full Brewery yesteday while in Stamford. This was my second visit here. It did not disappoint. I liked the Within Reach (peach wheat). The tap room is small but didn't crowded when I was there.

Thank joanninct
HFBrewery, Director, Branding & Customer Experience at Half Full Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thanks for stopping by joanninct. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 September 2017

This great little Stamford brewery/tasting room is not GPS friendly for the tourist but well worth the effort. It is nestled in an industrial park, but there is parking right in front. The beers are fresh and delicious and the staff is knowledgeable and friendly....More

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HFBrewery, Director Of Branding & Customer Experience at Half Full Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thanks for coming by brb519. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Half Full Brewery of Stamford,CT is a fun place to hang and drink tasty craft beer. The taproom has plenty of seating for crowds large and small. They have 5 core beers and a creative rotation of seasonal treats. The Liquid Hoptimism is worth the...More

Thank Trip M
HFBrewery, Director Of Branding & Customer Experience at Half Full Brewery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Hey Trip M! Thanks for coming by the brewery. Looks like you enjoyed your time. If there's anything we can do to make your trip/visit a 4-5 star experience please do let us know. You can email us directly at info@halffullbrewery.com. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

my friend threw a surprise birthday party here. It was nice. It was held after hours so we had the whole place to ourselves. They ordered a food truck for the event which made it nice.

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Shani O
8 September 2016|
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Response from HFBrewery | Property representative |
Hi Shani. Getting here from downtown is a breeze! The 331 and 324 buses drop off a couple blocks from the brewery, and you can always just grab a cab. Alternatively, its about 2 miles from downtown if you are feeling... More
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RosalindaG
4 November 2015|
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Response from HFBrewery | Property representative |
Hi Rosalinda, Thanks for reaching out! A trip to the brewery does not require drinking. If you are just coming for the tour mention that to the staff and there will be no charge. We give guided tours on Saturdays at 1... More
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