Brewery Profile: Neuse River Brewing Company

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Neuse River Brewing Company

518 Pershing Road, Raleigh

Phone: (919) 916-5961


Owners: Ryan and Jennifer Kolarov, David Powell, Ethan Barbee

Head brewer: Nathan Gastol

Brewing system: 20 barrel

Year established: 2015

Flagship beer: Riverkeeper's Wit; Caleb's High Noon; Biere de Neuse

Hours: Wednesday-Thursday: 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.; Friday: 5 p.m. - 11 p.m.; Saturday: 12 p.m. - 11 p.m.; Sunday: 12 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Parking: Street parking

Wi-Fi: neuseriver1

Dog friendly: Yes. 

Stickers: Yes; Free/$2

Beers on draft: 10 beers on draft

Pints/costs: $5 to $6

Flights: $10 for four 5-oz. pours

Cans/bottles for sale: When available

Growler/howler fills: Yes

Crowler fills: Yes

Wine available: Yes

Food: Local food trucks

Within walking distance: Nickelpoint Brewing Company

Sampled during our visit: Riverkeeper Wit; Tamarind Sour; Passion Fruit Sour; Streamside Citra; Bobbi Brune; Mouton Noir

Did you know: Five percent of all sales of the Riverkeeper’s Wit are donated to Sound Rivers Organization who guards the health of the Neuse and Tar-Pamlico River Basins. And Caleb’s High Noon, the Imperial IPA, is named after Ryan and Jennifer’s son, and Laila’s Midnight IPA is named after David Powell’s daughter.