Shoreline Brewery And Restaurant

Your Rating: None
BA SCORE
3.71/5
Good
621 Ratings
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery, Beer-to-go

208 Wabash St.
Michigan City, Indiana, 46360
United States

(219) TRY-HOPS | map
shorelinebrewery.com

Notes:
No notes at this time.

Added by zerk on 08-09-2005

BEER STATS
Beers:
31
Reviews:
187
Ratings:
621
PLACE STATS
BA Score:
3.94/5
Reviews:
38
Ratings:
88
pDev:
11.93%
 
HISTOGRAM
 
View: Beers | Place Reviews | Events
User Ratings & Reviews
Sort by:  Recent | High | Low | Top Raters
first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Ratings: 88 |  Reviews: 38
Reviews by cagocubs:
Photo of cagocubs
3.93/5  rDev -0.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4

A: Located near the Outlet mall in Michigan City. And yes, NIPSCO power plant is pretty much your backdrop. I think the actual building is fitting and appropriate for the town. On the outskirts of an industrial area that will hopefully pick up, this place is situated in a typical work building. From the outside it might not seem like much, but inside it is very nice. There is a long bar with clear glass behind it to showcase part of the brewing process. Wood paneling is on all the walls. Tall tables are made from barrels and there are separate seating rooms. A stage is also present for entertainment.

Q: I enjoyed the beer I had. I also found the beer menu typical for a brewery. A selection of the major beer styles are available.

S: Great service from the staff. Quick, friendly, and knowledgeable.

S: Could be more extensive, but like mentioned before you can find a beer style you like.

F: I enjoyed the food I had. It was priced fairly.

V: A bit pricey, especially when the brewery doesn't have to worry about many overhead costs. I would suggest bringing beer price down fifteen percent to potentially drive more everyday drinking business.

 1,159 characters

More User Reviews:
Photo of Taphouse_Traveler
3.85/5  rDev -2.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4

Photo of mzahn95
4.36/5  rDev +10.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Photo of Mxsluis
3.89/5  rDev -1.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Photo of SpAiReArGsEonNE
3.28/5  rDev -16.8%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of Phoneguy
4.25/5  rDev +7.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of MidwestBA
3.3/5  rDev -16.2%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.25

Photo of cd34
4.3/5  rDev +9.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of Dactrius
3.1/5  rDev -21.3%
vibe: 1.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 1.75

Not the prettiest place or in the prettiest neighborhood. The wood paneled walls might be going for an old lake cottage or dive bar feel but it wasn't really my thing. Food took forever to come out and when it did it was pretty mediocre, with my limp fries being the most obvious mistake. Beer was decent however with a nice but not overly exciting selection. Service was fine; I would've liked an apology for just how long the food took though. Price for one of the bottles I bought to go was higher than that listed on the menu which always annoys me, especially when it's a menu they clearly have to print up relatively often.

 634 characters

Photo of teamwiggum
3.75/5  rDev -4.8%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Photo of SMH_NWI
3.88/5  rDev -1.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Photo of mechanicJON
4.03/5  rDev +2.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4

Love this place great beer, food, and feel. Plus it's in my home town so it's close

83 characters

Photo of pollocktown4
4.08/5  rDev +3.6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Photo of B1G
4.5/5  rDev +14.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Great little "gem". I love their BA beers that you can purchase to go. Hopefully they stay relatively under the radar so I can continue to stop by EVERY time i'm nearby to buy some BA bottles and enjoy a great meal and a beer.

 226 characters

Photo of Duff27
2.99/5  rDev -24.1%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.25 | service: 1.25 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

Photo of fredmugs
3.88/5  rDev -1.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 3.75

Photo of jeffrotell
3.55/5  rDev -9.9%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Photo of msmith6078
3.85/5  rDev -2.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Photo of West_Chester_Ale_Tester
3.84/5  rDev -2.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Photo of Bung
3.96/5  rDev +0.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.25

The requisite interesting old building.
Large enough draft selection, more regulars but a few seasonals/one offs.
Vintage bottles are a tad high, but the market bears it I guess. I still bought the last 2011 Lost Sailor.
Food was excellent. The place was packed on a non-football Sunday afternoon, looked like mostly with people for meals.

 341 characters

Photo of Inglewood
4/5  rDev +1.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of rw1992
4.33/5  rDev +9.9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 5

Photo of alistairbench
3.81/5  rDev -3.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Good beer and good food selection. Perhaps a tad pricey for Michigan City.

74 characters

Photo of redleg411
3.65/5  rDev -7.4%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.25 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.25

Photo of HabaJohn
4.29/5  rDev +8.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

first ← prev | 1-25 | 26-50 | 51-75  | nextlast
Shoreline Brewery And Restaurant in Michigan City, IN
Brewery rating: 3.71 out of 5 with 621 ratings
  • About Us

    Founded in Boston in 1996, BeerAdvocate (BA) is your go-to resource for beer powered by an independent community of enthusiasts and professionals dedicated to supporting and promoting better beer.

    Learn More
  • Our Community

    Comprised of consumers and industry professionals, many of whom started as members of this site, our community is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected beer communities online.
  • Our Events

    Since 2003 we've hosted over 60 world-class beer festivals to bring awareness to independent brewers and educate attendees.
  • Our Magazine

    Support uncompromising beer advocacy and award-winning, independent journalism with a print subscription to BeerAdvocate magazine.