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“Great Boutique Beer”

The Steam Exchange Brewery
Ranked #11 of 28 things to do in Goolwa
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Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

Great setting on Goolwa Wharf & the in house brewed beer is tasty. but the place closes too early in the afternoon which is a shame...

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Reviewed 6 May 2014

This little brewery had a lot of great flavours to try and I really enjoyed all the tasters that I had. My only problem is that there was no food and nothing really close by as it's right on the Goolwa station. For responsible service of alcohol you should be able to get a few little snacks, even a bowl of hot chips would be good. Lovely atmosphere though and great service.

2  Thank Colleen B
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Reviewed 11 December 2013

Really good experience! A fantastic spot to sit and enjoy a cold beer with a view. Excellent beer and a good selection. Will return!

1  Thank Artemis V
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Reviewed 1 December 2013

When wandering lost, hungry, and despondent in the less-than-bustling metropolis of Goolwa Beach, we thankfully happened upon this brewery tucked away on the dock just off the main street.

Being from the Pacific Northwest, we have no shortage of delicious craft beer in our lives at home, and were finding the selection in Australia less than stellar. Our small group managed to easily test each of the 6 beers they had on the menu, and every one was a winner. By far, the best beer they had on tap was Truffles, the chocolate-bourbon porter. We came back three consecutive days for a taste. We even talked our surf instructor into giving us a ride back into town by promising to buy him a couple of pints, but the deal was only valid at this brewery.

Fantastic beer, by far the best we had in Australia. You should go.

1  Thank ls618
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Reviewed 27 November 2013

Great little brewery sitting pretty much on the banks of the Murray River where if you are lucky you can see the Paddle-wheeler Oscar W, dock.
The beer is good and again if you are lucky you can see the plant in progress. You can get snacks or have a nice coffee while the shoppers in the family are visiting the many little boutique shops etc.
The Exchange is working on a Whiskey - it looks like the raw spirit might be available to try just before Christmas. So watch out for market day at Goolwa and drop-in for a drop.......hope this updates the whisky situation

1  Thank JONHallettCove J
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