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Great Lakes Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
Great Lakes Brewing Co.Great Lakes Brewing Co.
BA SCORE
96
world-class

359 Ratings
Ratings: 359
Reviews: 214
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 10.11%
Active Beers: 85
Beer Ratings: 36,132
Beer Avg: 3.91
Taps: 10
Bottles: 0
Cask: Y
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

2516 Market Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio, 44113
United States
phone: (216) 771-4404

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @glbc_cleveland

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John

New York

3.8/5  rDev -12.6%

Many of us have had the Great Lakes beers. But I would also recommend a visit to the brewpub. The place has got some character, being in an old city building (not sure what it was converted from). Aside from the great beers the food is also good. We sat outdoors in the courtyard...nice atmosphere. Did not go directly to the bar and the table service was not that good. Overall though this place is worthwhile. I definitely go back. If your bringing beer home, take along a cooler as the beer is only sold cold.

08-27-2002 13:15:28 | More by John
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woodchip

North Carolina

4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

08-27-2014 13:58:57 | More by woodchip
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francus

North Carolina

3.75/5  rDev -13.8%

Great service and great beers. And the bar has lots of atmosphere. You can spend a lot of time here relaxing. For an all around place, this is my favorite in Cleveland.

08-26-2014 12:25:07 | More by francus
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Hopdaemon39

New York

4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

This place is a lot of fun- Great Lakes' beers are always good, sometimes great and the food is really tasty. If you go in the summer, sitting outside is a must.

Beer I would recommend- Dortmunder, Oktoberfest when it's out, blackout stout when it's out, Edmund Fitzgerald, burning river. Hopheads, this is not really your kind of place but go ahead and try Lake Erie monster or nosferatu when in season or branch out and try some of their awesome German style beers.

In terms of food- the old world burger, chicken sandwich on a pretzel roll, or pretzel encrusted chicken with garlic mashes potatoes and pale ale mustard. Seriously the stuff with pretzels is awesome.

Service is fine- never have had bad service and have had good service most of the time. Could be more attentive but hey it's a brewpub. Definitely a place to check out if you're in Cleveland.

08-24-2014 19:38:20 | More by Hopdaemon39
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LouderThanDevil667


1/5  rDev -77%

08-24-2014 10:05:50 | More by LouderThanDevil667
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WoodBrew

Illinois

4.25/5  rDev -2.3%

08-22-2014 00:21:58 | More by WoodBrew
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brewpubbung

Michigan

4.5/5  rDev +3.4%

08-21-2014 23:25:34 | More by brewpubbung
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BeerBaconYoga


4.08/5  rDev -6.2%

08-21-2014 13:55:28 | More by BeerBaconYoga
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dexterk1

Illinois

3.98/5  rDev -8.5%

This rating is mainly due to the great beers they make. All of them are very good and a couple are really excellent. The food was only ok i thought. The service was a little shy of ok. Not really bad but definitely not good. This would be higher if the food and service at this place were nearly as good as the beer.

08-17-2014 23:38:03 | More by dexterk1
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NoProblem

Pennsylvania

5/5  rDev +14.9%

08-17-2014 21:13:06 | More by NoProblem
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Great Lakes Brewing Co. in Cleveland, OH
96 out of 100 based on 359 ratings.