Shoreline Brewery And Restaurant

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BEER AVG
3.74/5
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

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

(219) TRY-HOPS | map
www.shorelinebrewery.com

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Added by zerk on 08-09-2005

BEER STATS
Beers:
30
Reviews:
180
Ratings:
593
PLACE STATS
Score:
90
Reviews:
38
Ratings:
85
Avg:
4.01
pDev:
9.48%
 
 
Taps:
12
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Reviews: 38 | Ratings: 85
Reviews by phishon6:
Photo of phishon6
3.35/5  rDev -16.5%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 4 | selection: 3 | food: 4

Stopped by Shoreline on the way from Chicago into Michigan. I had heard about the place for awhile and wanted to check it out. We arrived when they had just opened for the day. Atmosphere kind of reminded me of a chain restaurant or bar/restaurant you would find a new strip mall. The servers were nice enough but pretty standard service. The beers were ok. Many were not complex or bold. A couple were not were more satisfying. Because I enjoy frequenting microbrews, I would probably stop by again for lunch if I was passing through but none of the beers were so good as to make me go out of my way to stop in. The food seemed decent. The sandwiches most people got seemed ok. I tried the SSLT, which was thin smoked salmon in place of the bacon. As much as I like bacon, the smoked salmon was pretty delicious. Over all, not bad and decent value, but nothing to make it that memorable.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of SpAiReArGsEonNE
3.28/5  rDev -18.2%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of Phoneguy
4.25/5  rDev +6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of MidwestBA
3.3/5  rDev -17.7%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 3 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.25

Photo of cd34
4.3/5  rDev +7.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of Dactrius
3.1/5  rDev -22.7%
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.

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Photo of teamwiggum
3.75/5  rDev -6.5%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Photo of SMH_NWI
3.88/5  rDev -3.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Photo of mechanicJON
4.03/5  rDev +0.5%
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

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Photo of pollocktown4
4.08/5  rDev +1.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Photo of B1G
4.5/5  rDev +12.2%
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.

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Photo of Duff27
2.99/5  rDev -25.4%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.25 | service: 1.25 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

Photo of fredmugs
3.88/5  rDev -3.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 3.75

Photo of jeffrotell
3.55/5  rDev -11.5%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

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

Photo of JustinSparks
3.84/5  rDev -4.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Photo of Bung
3.96/5  rDev -1.2%
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.

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Photo of Inglewood
4/5  rDev -0.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of rw1992
4.33/5  rDev +8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 5

Photo of alistairbench
3.81/5  rDev -5%
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.

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Photo of redleg411
3.65/5  rDev -9%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.25 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.25

Photo of HabaJohn
4.29/5  rDev +7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of Seeker_11
3.5/5  rDev -12.7%

Photo of Emtcraftbeerfan
4.25/5  rDev +6%

Photo of Eman17
4/5  rDev -0.2%

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Shoreline Brewery And Restaurant in Michigan City, IN
90 out of 100 based on 38 ratings.
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