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Oct 8, 2007 03:15 PM

Where to get growlers of beer in Austin?

I'm interested in getting a growler of craft brew locally. What options are there other than North by Northwest (which I've tried and I like, but looking for someplace different).

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  1. Did the Bitter End ever open back up after their fire? You could get growlers there.

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    1. re: achtungpv

      Nope Bitter End is a goner. R.I.P.

      1. re: jwynne2000

        Uncle Billy's has them, as TAF speculates below, accd. to DR.

    2. You might try calling the Draught House to see if they can help you out. Their house beers are quite tasty.

      Draught House Pub & Brewery
      4112 Medical Pkwy, Austin, TX

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      1. re: ashes

        I would taste them first. While I love the bar, their house beers are sometimes almost undrinkable.

      2. nxnw sells growlers of their microbrews.

        1. Draught House and Lovejoys both sell beer in growlers, although I'm not sure either one sells the growler itself. I would think Uncle Billy's, which I believe is the ex-Bitter End brewer, would also fill a growler for you.

          1. The Alamo Drafthouse at Lakecreek sells growlers. I know it's not exactly what you were asking for, but thought i'd mention it.