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Ruth McGowan's Brew Pub

€€ - €€€American, ,
131 E 1st St, Cloverdale, CA 95425-3701
+1 707-894-9610
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (4 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
“great beer” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
131 E 1st St, Cloverdale, CA 95425-3701
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I stopped here on my way back from the northern California coast. I had heard of it before and thought I would enjoy a beer and possibly a bite in the mid-afternoon. Menu seemed pretty decent with the usual brew pub suspects. I opted for...More

Thank drpass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I probably go here a couple times a month, so I’m kind of partial to the pub. The beer is good and the food is tasty.

Thank empirecmontes
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We visited late one night as it was one of the only places still open. It was fun. Definitely your local watering hole, but very family friendly. My husband enjoyed the beer and I had a cocktail with a local flavor. Lots of fun.

Thank Pamnjeromy
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Average food, Average beer. Nice to have a business in this area, but not a place that you would seek for best of anything.

Thank rdunek99
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Now perhaps it's because We are from the PNW, but the beer was a disappointment at this local establishment. Floyd IPA seemed to be made from nothing but hops and water. Don't get me wrong I love IPA's. They're my go to beers for winter....More

Thank BlueCrabby
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Great craft beer selection and good food with the nicest staff! Outside seating and great cook staff makes this the place to visit!

Thank Dk A
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Stopped here on the recommendation from out hotel and glad we did. Tried a few of their beers and they were simply outstanding. Had a very nice meal as well and some great conversation with the staff. Learned a bit about their brewing process and...More

Thank MikePaK
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.

1  Thank Marty C
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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, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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
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