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The Grumpy Troll Restaurant and Brewery

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3.79/5
The Grumpy Troll Restaurant and BreweryThe Grumpy Troll Restaurant and Brewery
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

105 South Second St
Mount Horeb, Wisconsin, 53572
United States

(608) 437-2739 | map
thegrumpytroll.com

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BEER STATS
Beers:
48
Reviews:
128
Ratings:
315
PLACE STATS
Score:
88
Reviews:
41
Ratings:
68
Avg:
3.9
pDev:
7.95%
 
 
Taps:
12
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Reviews: 41 | Ratings: 68
Reviews by MilwaukeeCrusher:
Photo of MilwaukeeCrusher
3.85/5  rDev -1.3%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Finally made it to Grumpy Troll after recommendations from friends. It was an early Friday night and it was a little more subdued than expected and the ambiance of the place was nothing much more outside of typical. A hallmark of the place was its variety though, as a sampler was huge with not seemingly world class beers, but on the other hand they were solid. Service was also very good.... but I didn't try any food. I might stop again while passing through town as it is maybe edging top ten in the state, but definitely not top five. Therefore I wouldn't call it a destination.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of SSGCujo
4.33/5  rDev +11%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of iRun2Beer
4.01/5  rDev +2.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of scootercrabb
4.43/5  rDev +13.6%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of pkeating59
4.11/5  rDev +5.4%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Photo of Kurmaraja
3.59/5  rDev -7.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Your standard small town vibe coupled with something of a tourist destination town on the outskirts of Madison. You're definitely amongst locals, including frequent packs of bicyclists and gruff harley riders. Staff is incredibly welcoming and the food - very much standard pub fare - and beer are decent.

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Photo of Sprague67
4.68/5  rDev +20%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 5

Photo of EvilMidnightBomber
4.63/5  rDev +18.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

What a great place. Biked here from Madison (it's only a block off the military ridge trail), and had a great lunch. Had the Trailside wheat and some frys at the bar while we waited for a table, and both were awesome. Had a burger with a brat on top for lunch that was really good, and my wife enjoyed her grilled salmon salad. They were pretty busy, but service was still good. Only tried two of their beers, but I will definitely go back again to try some more. Only complaint: they need more bicycle parking!

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Photo of jonesjere
3.75/5  rDev -3.8%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Photo of BarrelAgedG
3.8/5  rDev -2.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Photo of tjk135
3.81/5  rDev -2.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.5

Photo of MilwaukeeBeerMaker
4.35/5  rDev +11.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Photo of puftdank
4.03/5  rDev +3.3%
vibe: 5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

Photo of XmnwildX12
3.71/5  rDev -4.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.75 | food: 3.75

Photo of invalid665
4.04/5  rDev +3.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.5 | food: 5

Photo of redleg411
3.78/5  rDev -3.1%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 3.75

Photo of italianstallion
3.5/5  rDev -10.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.75

Photo of Soneast
3/5  rDev -23.1%

Photo of twb0392
3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

The beer is better than the food; and that is ok with me.

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Photo of andrewjdc
3.52/5  rDev -9.7%

Photo of bowzer4birdie
4.24/5  rDev +8.7%

Photo of Faunland
4.25/5  rDev +9%

Photo of stouts4me
4/5  rDev +2.6%

Photo of mhsmall84
4/5  rDev +2.6%

Nice place, unfortunately I dropped by at a very busy time. Awesome selection of brews, food was delicious and the staff was friendly. I will definitely stop in again!

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Photo of aubzachsyd
4/5  rDev +2.6%

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The Grumpy Troll Restaurant and Brewery in Mount Horeb, WI
3.79 out of 5 based on 315 ratings.
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