1. The wait is over! Download the BeerAdvocate app on iTunes or Google Play now.
  2. Get 12 issues / year of BeerAdvocate magazine for only $9.99!

Kuhnhenn Brewing Company

Not Rated.
Kuhnhenn Brewing CompanyKuhnhenn Brewing Company

Beer Stats:
Active Beers: 146
Beer Ratings: 8,979
Beer Avg: 3.77

Taps: 14 / Bottles: 8
Cask: Y / Beer-to-Go: Y
BA SCORE
95
world-class

194 Ratings
Ratings: 194
Reviews: 130
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 11.94%
$$ - reasonable
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

5919 Chicago Rd
Warren, Michigan, 48092-1606
United States
phone: (586) 979-8361

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @kuhnhennbrewery

Notes:
Mon-Thu: 11am - 12am
Fri - Sat: 11am - 2am
Sun: 12pm - 8pm

(Place added by: beernut7)
Place: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Latest | High | Low | Top Raters
« first ‹ prev | 1-10 | 11-20 | 21-30  | next › last »
Ratings: 194 | Reviews: 130 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by northernbrews:
Photo of northernbrews
northernbrews

Michigan

4.4/5  rDev +3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4 | $$

I have been to Kuhnhenn's a few times in the past. I've finally decided to review it.

Went w/ my dad, my fiance's dad, and my dad's friend on Saturday afternoon.

Atmosphere: We got there at about 2:30 on Saturday. There was a large group from a pub crawl, which made it quite crowded for a bit. Luckily that were almost on their way out. There are about 10 tables and about 10 stools at the L-shaped bar. Behind the bar in an attached room is the Brew-your-own equipment and some other brewing equipment. There are 3 fermenters in the pub area.

Quality: IMO, Kuhnhenn is the best brewery in Michigan not named Bell's. All of their offerings are always solid, with quite a few being exceptional. During this visit, the Saison, Simcoe Silly, Oatmeal Stout, and A Few Shilling Too Many were very good.

Service: This wasn't the greatest when we got there, but that can be expected due to it being at about max capacity. After the large crowd left, the service became much better. They are knowledgable and friendly. Usually Eric Kuhnhenn is walking around talking to many of the patrons, which is nice to see.

Selection: During this trip, I had the ones mentioned above. They also had their IPA, a czech pilsner, mango wheat, metrys lager, and a few others. They also had about 8 Meads and over 10 different types of wine. My dad had the Green Apple Reisling and Strawberry White Merlot, which were both tasty and smooth. I wish they had a few other rare offerings, which it looks like I missed by a few weeks.

Food: They have a limited menu of unimpressive sandwiches, pizza, cheeses, They also allow you to bring in your own food if you want. I wouldn't recommend coming here just to eat

Value: Depending on what you get, most of the beers are around $4.00 - $5.00, with the rarer offering at about $6. Overall, a good value for the quality of the product.

If you are coming here to have lunch and maybe a beer or two, this is not your place. But if you want some of the best and most unique beers in the state and country, this is definitely the place. Only a few miles from Dragonmead and Champane's liquor store is right around the corner, which make this a nice little afternoon trip.

01-14-2007 16:45:47 | More by northernbrews
More User Reviews:
Photo of Jerrynmidge
Jerrynmidge

Missouri

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-31-2014 01:36:55 | More by Jerrynmidge
Photo of MaxPowers
MaxPowers

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

07-30-2014 05:45:47 | More by MaxPowers
Photo of Olmstead
Olmstead

Illinois

5/5  rDev +17.1%

07-28-2014 22:04:11 | More by Olmstead
Photo of KBeezy-Weezy
KBeezy-Weezy


5/5  rDev +17.1%

07-14-2014 00:58:23 | More by KBeezy-Weezy
Photo of Buck_Jones
Buck_Jones

Michigan

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

07-07-2014 21:15:01 | More by Buck_Jones
Photo of SiRCRX
SiRCRX

Michigan

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-04-2014 22:07:05 | More by SiRCRX
Photo of Moc513
Moc513

New York

4/5  rDev -6.3%

07-04-2014 13:59:54 | More by Moc513
Photo of PaulyB83
PaulyB83

Michigan

4.38/5  rDev +2.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4 | $$

Usually visit Kuhnhenn when I'm in metro Detroit.

A- Nice big U-shaped bar. Reasonable amount of high-top tables. Wood floors and brick walls. Warm and welcoming.

Q- Kuhnhenn's beers are a bit hit or miss to me, but when it's a hit, it's a grand slam. Creme Brulee stout, DRIPA, Braggot, 4th Dementia, Aldebaran, All Hallows Ale being a few of my favorites. They also have plenty of wines and meads for those who don't like beer.

S- They have table service here which is nice. When it gets really busy it can get hard to find a server but that can be accepted.

S- Always a variety of styles and ABVs to choose from. I've even been lucky enough to go in on Saturday afternoon in the summer and find BB4D on tap!

F- Kinda don't really know how to rate this one. They don't really do food apart from dried meats and cheeses but they are cool with people ordering delivery from local places or bringing stuff in. On special occasions they have some form of catering, and that has always been well done.

V- Reasonable, obviously the higher ABV and hopped stuff is more than sessionable things.

06-29-2014 07:44:34 | More by PaulyB83
Photo of QuadriderMX
QuadriderMX

Michigan

5/5  rDev +17.1%

06-29-2014 06:01:51 | More by QuadriderMX
« first ‹ prev | 1-10 | 11-20 | 21-30  | next › last »
Kuhnhenn Brewing Company in Warren, MI
95 out of 100 based on 194 ratings.