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!


Not Rated.

Taps: 24 / Bottles: 110
Cask: N / Beer-to-Go: N
no score

6 Ratings
Ratings: 6
Reviews: 3
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 9.2%
$$ - reasonable
[ Bar, Eatery ]

618 6th St
Racine, Wisconsin, 53403-1120
United States
phone: (262) 633-6111

view map and get directionsMap @pepispub

None, yet.

(Place added by: Mscarpen on 12-30-2011)
Place: Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Latest | High | Low | Top Raters
Ratings: 6 | Reviews: 3 | Display Reviews Only:
Reviews by Mscarpen:
Photo of Mscarpen


4.73/5  rDev +8.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5 | $

More and more, the craft beer scene seems to be creeping South of Milwaukee and North of Chicago with Pepi's is squarely in the center bringing craft beer goodness to an otherwise solidly blue collar town.

If you find yourself in Racine, WI you must do yourself a favor and drop by what is undoubtedly the city's best beer bar. 20 very respectable tappers and 100 bottles in the cooler make this a spot where everyone will be able to find something they're interested in. They even get a few local breweries that only distribute within the state, with my favorite being Vintage: http://beeradvocate.com/beer/profile/22243

The guy who runs the joint, Joe, and his staff are very knowledgeable, engaging, and just downright friendly. They also happen to have a fantastic kitchen which cooks up hot and cold deli sandwiches.

UPDATED 5/28/12
Still the best beer join in Racine. Strike up a conversation with the barkeep. Very friendly people/

12-30-2011 12:44:35 | More by Mscarpen
More User Reviews:
Photo of teemoney


4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

07-21-2014 17:17:46 | More by teemoney
Photo of Mugenlude


4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

02-21-2014 21:01:19 | More by Mugenlude
Photo of jnoff78


5/5  rDev +14.9%

12-11-2013 20:57:13 | More by jnoff78
Photo of Wisconsinbuckeye


4.09/5  rDev -6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.75 | food: 3.5 | $$

Great ownership, great staff, great selection (taps and bottles). Every time I go to larger bigger city beer bars I long to go back to Pepi's because they always have the best selection at reasonable prices. Laid back and great for families during the day and early evening and plenty of special events on nights and weekends.

06-17-2013 23:28:02 | More by Wisconsinbuckeye
Photo of crossovert


3.8/5  rDev -12.6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4 | $$

Stopped in here on a friday around 5. The surrounding area seemed dead. There were people in this place but mostly just at the bar, the restaurant part seemed empty. It is a really drab place in the tradition of Wisconsin dive bars.

There was only one bartender who held all beer pouring and food serving duties, I though that was not enough. She helped us fast though. Others, not so much.

They have about 20 taps, and they are about half really highly rated craft beer and half standard craft classics. They had some rare releases as well which was nice.

Overall it is an okay place, the only beer destination I have been to in Racine so far. At least they have a nice selection.

02-29-2012 16:33:22 | More by crossovert
Pepi's in Racine, WI
- out of 100 based on 6 ratings.