The Grumpy Troll Restaurant and Brewery

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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
www.thegrumpytroll.com

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BEER STATS
Beers:
45
Reviews:
128
Ratings:
303
PLACE STATS
Score:
88
Reviews:
41
Ratings:
66
Avg:
3.9
pDev:
7.95%
 
 
Taps:
12
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Reviews: 41 | Ratings: 66
Reviews by uwmgdman:
Photo of uwmgdman
4.08/5  rDev +4.6%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Visited on a warm summer day for lunch.

Atmosphere: The atmosphere was decent, nice interior, a good look at the tanks and brewing area. A good mix of people, locals, families, people coming in from the bike trail. The placed quickly filled up for lunch and went on a short wait around the noon hour.

Service: We were greeted warmly and seated immediately. Our waitress was knowledgeable and very friendly. She did a great job of checking on us enough, bringing any extras we asked for.

Selection: The tap selection is quite good, 12 taps of their brews. I would have loved to have seen a Belgian offered, but tis the season for lots of summer wheat type beer unfortunately.

Food: The food was fresh, served hot, and quickly. There is a good selection across the menu and a nice selection of sides, including sweet potato tots, which I haven't seen before but really liked.

Overall: A great experience and we most certainly will return. The price was in line with what I would expect in the Madison, WI area.

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More User Reviews:
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%

Photo of KAF
3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

Photo of SweetChicken
3.75/5  rDev -3.8%

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The Grumpy Troll Restaurant and Brewery in Mount Horeb, WI
88 out of 100 based on 41 ratings.
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