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Great Lakes Brewing Co.

Not Rated.
Great Lakes Brewing Co.Great Lakes Brewing Co.

Beer Stats:
Active Beers: 81
Beer Ratings: 35,009
Beer Avg: 3.92

Taps: 10 / Bottles:
Cask: Y / Beer-to-Go: Y
BA SCORE
96
world-class

333 Ratings
Ratings: 333
Reviews: 211
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: 9.43%
$$ - reasonable
[ 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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Reviews by buschbeer:
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buschbeer

Ohio

4.03/5  rDev -7.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4 | $$

I recently made my third visit to Great Lakes. The building has all kinds of history associated with it. As you enter, you are met with a dining area to the left with the gift shop beyond that. The upstairs bars and dining area are ahead of you. I have never dined nor drank upstairs. It is very clean and well lit. I had gone to the basement bar each time.

The basement is more dimly lit. The walls are cobblestone and it is a relatively small area. The bar was full on this occasion, so my date and I grabbed a small booth.

The server did not make us wait long before she attended to us. I was immediately disappointed when I found out that they ran out of Alberta Clipper earlier that day. They were also out of Rackhouse Ale and Tripel Dog Dare. I settled for a Abbey Ave. Dubbel. As with all Great Lakes selections, it was perfect for the style.

The menu isn't extensive but they have pizza and some nice comfort dishes. I settled on a open faced pot roast sandwich which was good but not great. My date chose the chicken pot pie and raved at how good it was.

Ovreall, I have had favorable experiences here. My only disappointment is that on the last two occasions there have been one selection of beer on tap that I cannot purchase in bottles. Don't get me wrong, I love Great Lakes beers. I just want to try some other offerings. I have either had poor timing or the beers are so good that the demand exceeds the supply.

02-10-2012 18:57:18 | More by buschbeer
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dannykperkins

Ohio

4.75/5  rDev +9.2%

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5/5  rDev +14.9%

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Great Lakes Brewing Co. in Cleveland, OH
96 out of 100 based on 333 ratings.