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Flat Top Brewing

Open Now: 14:00 - 20:00
Open today: 14:00 - 20:00
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Very tasty beer.

What else do you do on a cold and rainy day before ski season? Try Flat Top. Great beer and nice... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Austin, Texas
via mobile
Don’t Miss Crabby Louie!!

Great spot to grab a few beers, hang out and relax. Bar tender was fantastic! Beers were delish... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Davidson, North Carolina
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  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“great beer”(8 reviews)
“pool table”(3 reviews)
“brown ale”(3 reviews)
Brewery and Taproom located in Banner Elk, NC making high quality craft beer using superior mountain spring water
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Hours Today: 14:00 - 20:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
567 Main St E, Banner Elk, NC 28604-8974
+1 828-898-8677
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

What else do you do on a cold and rainy day before ski season? Try Flat Top. Great beer and nice staff. No food but a fun escape for an hour. One day this brewery will be nationally known - it’s that good.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BigPick
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Great spot to grab a few beers, hang out and relax. Bar tender was fantastic! Beers were delish - Crabby Louie at 9.6% is not to be missed!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ACerkovnik
Reviewed 11 August 2018

A small friendly brewery with a nice selection of beers for after a hike. The staff were friendly and all the beers we tried (4) were very good. We particularly liked the English style ale so bought a 4 pack of cans to go. Unfortunately...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dave P
Reviewed 24 July 2018

The bar has swag hanging off it. There are visible bags of chips in the bar area. The brewing area was a cluttered mess. 2 different beers were forgettable. Bartender was pleasant and the highlight of the experience. Overall, a forgettable brewery in a great...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Barista90
mark r, Owner at Flat Top Brewing, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you for visiting our taproom. I'm sorry the swag and snacks behind the bar were offensive to you. We use this area to display the merchandise we have available; especially new shirt releases, etc. As for the clutter, we do our best to pack...More

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped in after a hike at this brewery. They had a good selection of beer and a nice top room. When we were there there were many children running around. They also had a pool table and other games, but those areas were full...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank packedmule
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Hit this place up for the first time on vacation. Owner was friendly, beer flight was great and and the atmosphere was chill and friendly. Bonus that there was a food truck out front as well. There are some game areas is the back too.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ScottD503411
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Located in a pseudo strip mall with the police station next door this brewery leaves a lot to be desired. The bonus for us is it was kid friendly to where our two kiddos ( 5 and 3) were adequately entertained with various puzzles. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank frankr888
mark r, Owner at Flat Top Brewing, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you for visiting our taproom. We usually experience over-carbing/pressure issues with our long draw draft system so I'm surprised to hear you were served beer with insufficient carbonation. Please give us another chance I promise you won't receive undercarbed beer. And, you and your...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Second time there and good as ever...friendly folks and great beer. Always seem to have a few and end up buying a couple of 4packs of roll cast! Give it a try and you’ll be a repeat customer....

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JackNJacquie
Reviewed 27 May 2018

I loved sitting outside and drinking our beer with a view. The beer was good and the service was excellent.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank wattyates
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

This spot has some good beer options - really liked the Heffiweisen! We did a flight and liked quite a few of them! Check out their game room too!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank StefJax
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Cindy B
4 July 2018|
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Response from frankr888 | Reviewed this property |
They had one over the bar for sure; can’t remember if there were more.