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Small, but nice vibe

This brewery is in a new location, kind of in a strip mall, at a busy intersection. But inside it... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Leland, North Carolina
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Great Brewery at Pisgah National Forest

Ecusta Brewing is right at the entrance to Pisgah National Forest and a great spot for a beer when... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Raleigh, North Carolina
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  • Average9%
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  • Terrible9%
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“hoppy beer”(2 reviews)
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36 E Main St, Suite 3, Brevard, NC 28768-8817
+1 828-577-9804
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Ecusta Brewing is right at the entrance to Pisgah National Forest and a great spot for a beer when camping in the forest. They don't serve food so dogs are allowed, but Hawg Wild is right next door and has carry out and they also...More

Thank jmpncsu
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We have a sour beer drinker, an IPA, and a Dark beer drinker in our group. It’s often difficult to find a brewery that has something for everyone but Ecusta did it. They had 4 sours, 3 IPA’s and several porters and an ESB on...More

Thank TRoxanne
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

The place was cute and packed on a Sunday. Great astosphere. The beer was great and the service was amazing... They only service taps but you can or see from next door...

Thank Lila N
Reviewed 25 April 2018

My husband and I came across this spot after getting rained out while camping in Pisgah forest. Kylie was friendly and prompt when helping us make our selections. My husband loves IPA's but I'm really not a big fan of those. I ended up having...More

Thank norawing
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

First time visit here. Started with the ESB really nice example of the style. Very fairly priced as well. Finished with the Russian Imperial Stout - Wow! Was that good. Could have had three more, but at 9% chose to only have one. Go if...More

Thank BillReel
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I spent a couple hours on a rainy Saturday at Ecusta Brewing. The interior has a rustic appearance, very spacious with a dart board wall. There were several groups of folks enjoying their beer while throwing a game of darts. Upon arrival...More

1  Thank Hall_Mandy
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Glad we stopped in after a hike in the Pisgah Forest. Great space at the bar. There’s also community tables and a patio outside. The beer is top-notch. Julia, the bartender was friendly and knowledgeable about the beer. Has a nice neighborly feel. With so...More

1  Thank Shannon K
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We visited Ecusta’s taproom in the strip mall near the college. The bar is welcoming and has lots of warm wood decor. The beer was great and the bartender was welcoming and knowledgeable. So glad we stopped in.

1  Thank easternNCgirl
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Had a flight and 3 of the four were very good. The fourth wasn't too bad. Very friendly staff. Nice atmosphere. Wish them the best.

Thank Maps676202
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This brewery is in a new location, kind of in a strip mall, at a busy intersection. But inside it is warm and woody. Nice bar and server was friendly and helpful. We tasted a few options. Good variety. They have a nice outside area...More

Thank NCTravelfan58
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