GENERAL TASTING ROOM FAQs
WHEN IS YOUR TASTING ROOM OPEN?
Our hours do change from season to season, head to our Tasting Room page for our current hours.
DO YOU SERVE FOOD?
We don’t have a kitchen, but we do have bar snacks, such as jerky and chips.
ARE KIDS ALLOWED?
Yes! We welcome kids of all ages, and always have a non-alcoholic offering available.
IS THE TASTING ROOM WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE?
You bet! We have a wheelchair ramp leading up to the Tasting Room and patio, as well as an accessible washroom.
ARE DOGS ALLOWED?
Dogs aren’t allowed in our Tasting Room, but during patio season, we have a doggo parking area, open to all good bois.
ARE you filling growlers?
Yes, we are now filling Growlers. We just ask, if you’re coming in for a re-fill, that your Growler is clean and stored with the lid off. And yes, we will re-fill Growlers from other Breweries. Check out what’s currently on tap, here.
ARE you serving flights?
For sure! We offer Cheers to Charity Sample Flights, with all profits going toward local organizations. Enjoy four 5oz samples of our delicious brews, all while supporting a good cause! Find out more about this great program, here.
CAN I ORDER A KEG?
You sure can. Head to Keg Orders for more information on how to place an order.
DO YOU DO TOURS?
Sorry, but no – there’s too much going on in the back, and it’s not safely set up for visitors. However, our knowledgeable Tasting Room staff will happily answer any questions you may have.
CAN I RESERVE A TABLE?
No need. While we are currently operating at lower capacity, our Tasting Room is fairly spacious. We are busy after 5PM, especially later in the week and weekends – so if possible, come a little earlier to avoid a wait.
CAN I BUY PACKAGED PRODUCT?
Yes you can! We have a wide variety of cold product, fresh from the source. Check out what’s in the fridge, here – available to purchase in the Tasting Room, or online for pick up, with FBC FlyBy.
IS THERE a gluten-free option IN THE TASTING ROOM?
Yes! We always have a Gluten-free option available. Be sure to check our Menu, to see what’s currently available.
is the patio currently open?
Yes! Our Patio is open for the season.
Do YOU HOST PRIVATE PARTIES?
No, sorry. At this time we are unable to host any private events or gatherings.
COVID RELATED FAQs
is indoor seating open?
Yes! As of May 25th (Step 1), indoor seating in our Tasting Room is open.
ARE MASKS REQUIRED?
Yes, as of September 13, masks ARE required in indoor public settings for all people 12 and older. All staff and customers over the age of 12 must wear a mask while in the Tasting Room when not seated at a table. Once you take your seat, you may remove your mask. Please put your mask back on when you move within the Tasting Room.
IS PROOF OF VACCINATION REQUIRED IN THE TASTING ROOM?
Effective, September 13, 2021 all customers that are seated within the Tasting Room are required to show proof of vaccination AND Government Issued ID to our Tasting Room staff. Customers that are just purchasing Beer-To-Go are not required to show proof of vaccination.
We ask that you please be patient and kind to our Tasting Room Staff as we abide by the rules and restrictions set forth by our BC PHO.
HOW MANY PEOPLE PER TABLE?
There are now no group limits. However, there is no socializing between tables.
WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO BE AWARE OF?
We have hand sanitizer readily available, and plastic screens at the bar and payment area. Our staff pay close attention to cleaning each table after use, and we ask all visitors to respect their efforts.
Stay up to date on COVID procedures at FBC, via the link below.
DOES FBC BREW A GLUTEN FREE BEER?
No, we don’t have a gluten free beer.
DOES FBC BREW AN AF BEER?
No, we don’t brew at alcohol free beer, however Finish Line Hazy IPA w/ Lime, is our lowest alcohol beer, at just 4%.
ARE FBC BEERS VEGAN?
Everything except Java the Hut Coffee Milk Stout is vegan. Our beers primarily consist of water, barley, hops and yeast – with some of our beers containing wheat, oats, or additional flavourings or spices. Be sure to check out full ingredients on the Brew Sheets, on each of our individual beer pages.