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Ruth McGowan's Brew Pub

) #10 of 23 Restaurants in Cloverdale €€ - €€€ American, ,
131 E 1st St, Cloverdale, CA 95425-3701
+1 707-894-9610
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
131 E 1st St, Cloverdale, CA 95425-3701
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 9 March 2017

Stopped here on a trip between San Francisco and Eureka. Got a flight of all nine of their beers. The beers were for the most part excellent. Too bad I was driving as I could only drink about half of this, Had a burger with...More

Thank Hayduke
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Beer was tasty. My husband enjoyed the crowd favorite Cloverdale Pale Ale while I enjoyed the Pine Mountain Pale Ale with its cascade hops. While the beer was tasty and provided the "very good" rating, the food needs similar attentiveness. My husband was happy with...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent brew pub with craft beers, good bar food. The fish tacos were very good and the home made salsa was exceptional.

Thank Marty C
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Gopd beer and the standard pub fare. I've been there a few times and it's got a nice laid back atmosphere

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped by after a movie. Had typical pub food - wings and a hamburger. The BBQ wings were dripping nicely with sauce and cooked perfectly. The hamburger with bacon was juicy and hubby said it was very good. Great meal.

Thank LJVC
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

This is truly the best place to eat in Cloverdale. I just had their fish and chips and it was the best flakiest-& tastiest fish I've ever had. Way to go Brewpub!

2  Thank James F
Reviewed 14 June 2016

The beer is local and excellent. I ate fish and chips which were very good. What I like most is meeting the bar staff and locals in the community. I've only eaten here a handful of times, but each time I've met some very friendly...More

1  Thank Jim A
Reviewed 28 May 2016

After a day that started at 3 am, featured flight delays getting to SFO, thick traffic on 101 and getting to my original hotel only to learn they'd given my room away, I needed beer badly. My hotel story ended positively, as they both found...More

1  Thank targhee42
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

My husband loves craft beer. We were in Sonoma for the wine during the day but went to this brewery at night. The beer is very good! The food is Ok. Honestly we didn't eat much as we were stuffed from the huge 3 course...More

1  Thank Gabriela Z
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Ate here in January for the first time. Ordered an appetizer and promptly broke a tooth biting down on something hard. Kind of ruined my meal and I ended up loosing the tooth. So, chew carefully. The food and beer were so-so. I will choose...More

Thank Dennis T
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
IS breakfast served? Where would I find menu for breakfast?
15 August 2015|
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Response from ConcoursRider | Reviewed this property |
John P (and Google) is right about the hours; Check out Ruth's website (cloverdaleale) for hours and more info
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 E 1st St, Cloverdale, CA 95425-3701
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Cloverdale
  • Phone Number: +1 707-894-9610
  • E-mail
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