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Stub & Herb's

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Stub & Herb'sStub & Herb's
BA SCORE
97
world-class

78 Reviews
Reviews: 78
Visits: 100
rAvg: 4.4
pDev: n/a
Taps: 32
Bottles: 51
Cask: Y
[ Bar, Eatery ]

227 Oak St SE
Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55414-2908
United States
phone: (612) 379-0555

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Reviews: 78 | Visits: 100
Reviews by kbaker91:
Photo of kbaker91
4.58/5  rDev +4.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 4

I decided to spend the afternoon here yesterday to watch the Twins game & sample some tasty beers; mainly due to the glowing reviews I have seen on BeerFly. Let's just say that Stub & Herb's lives up to its lofty reviews. I had been to here many times in the past before Gopher hockey games, but had never been there on a normal day (not gameday packed) before yesterday.

The bar area is mainly wood, with a lot of Gopher memorabilia adorning the walls. The bar itself is centrally located in the main room. A patio sits out back, with a side room and also more tables in the basement. Free parking in the back is also a bonus considering this place's location.

The tap beer list features 30 offerings, all craft beers as far as I remember. Most seasonal styles are represented. The beer list extends to include a few dozen bottles and cans. The happy hour special of $3.50 on most tap pints is great since it extends all day until 7PM.

Service was great. The bartender was quick, offering samples and answering questions when asked.

Didn't eat this time, but have had pretty good burgers, wings, etc. in the past.

Overall, if this place was alittle closer to my home in the NW suburbs, I would be here a lot more often. Great tap list, great service, definitely an establishment to visit again ASAP. (1,308 characters)

More User Reviews:
Photo of Sludgeman
3.69/5  rDev -16.1%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

Visited on a summer Monday at 6:30 pm. Place was slow. Just off UM campus. There are definitely better beer bars in the twin cities. Walk to surly less than a mile away.

V - Typical dark and dank northern latitude bar. Definitely beer is part of their focus but not particularly beer centric. Curious as to how often the taps rotate based on their rather permanent looking beer menu. 3.5
Q- All beers in shaker pints (-). All the glasses look clean. 3.5
Sel - About 35 on tap with BMC in bottles. A good selection focused on local brews - Surly, Indeed, Steel Toe, Fulton, Lift Bridge, Summit, Bent Paddle. Also a sour on tap. It was summer so only one stout on tap 4
S - Staffed by university students. Friendly but distant. 3.75
F - Ordered the bleu burger which was good. Fries were pedestrian. 3.5 (805 characters)

Photo of chrisjws
4.08/5  rDev -7.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Photo of BigAl18
3.74/5  rDev -15%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

Photo of couchsitta
4.59/5  rDev +4.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75

Only thing I didn't like about the place was the dungeon bathroom that gave fear to possible transgressions against my person. (126 characters)

Photo of KillerJigger
4.4/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Grreat beer selection. Service was prompt. Reminded me of my college years but with better beer by far. (105 characters)

Photo of mmulebarn
4.5/5  rDev +2.3%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of XmnwildX12
4.23/5  rDev -3.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of eawolff99
4.33/5  rDev -1.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of BDeibs
4.3/5  rDev -2.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

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4.75/5  rDev +8%

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4.5/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of TooGood
4.75/5  rDev +8%

Awesome tap list always and often unbeatable beer prices on some terrific brews. If heading to any Gopher games this is a must stop! (133 characters)

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4.25/5  rDev -3.4%

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4.25/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of millelacsmark
4.5/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of Bunuelian
4.75/5  rDev +8%

Photo of jarrgal
4.25/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of Alpar
4.25/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of KTMinnesota
2.5/5  rDev -43.2%

Photo of hardy008
4.25/5  rDev -3.4%

Photo of mattmarka1
4.5/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of joh02034
4.5/5  rDev +2.3%

Photo of MNBeer1017
3.5/5  rDev -20.5%

Photo of gatornation
3.84/5  rDev -12.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4

Stub and Herbs had the atmosphere of a aged pub in a trendy location, featuring an above average tap list and one of the best music selections I've experienced in a long time. Bartender was boring, slow and depressing, and a below average happy hour takes away from an awesome pub. The company surrounding my party was superb and makes me interested in what a busier night would look like. One to check out but until I investigate further it is not a pub I will be frequenting. (477 characters)

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Stub & Herb's in Minneapolis, MN
97 out of 100 based on 78 ratings.