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Lakefront Brewery, Inc.

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Lakefront Brewery, Inc.Lakefront Brewery, Inc.
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

1872 N Commerce St.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53212
United States

(414) 372-8800 | map
www.lakefrontbrewery.com

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BEER STATS
Beers:
51
Reviews:
3,748
Ratings:
10,158
PLACE STATS
Place Score:
91
Reviews:
71
Ratings:
238
Avg:
4.09
pDev:
7.09%
 
 
Taps:
14
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
Y
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Reviews: 71 | Ratings: 238
Reviews by guityler83:
Photo of guityler83
3.99/5  rDev -2.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.5

One of Milwaukee's best brewery tours, a group of friends had nothing to do on the weekend of St. Patrick's Day so we decided to do the Lakefront Tour again. We got walkup tickets pretty easily and only had to wait 30 mins before our time slot was ready to go.

In the interim, I tried a new beer they had on tap with one of the 4 tokens for the tour (8 oz pours) it was a very tasty hop forward (hop bursted) ipa called hop experiment #14 (or something like that). Glad to see they are doing some new stuff.

Lots of people in the main room, but It didn't take long to get a drink. After finishing of the first sample and grabbing a second (a Fixed Gear) the tour group was getting together to voyage into the brewery.

The guide was charismatic and incorporated humor with history and facts about the brewery and process. He answered a few questions about there process and cleared up one of my observations about their beers. Along the way we grabbed another fill, (this time an IPA) and made it through the crowning of the bung queen.

Finally we sang the classic Lavern and Sherly song and back into the main hall to finish off our tokens. Not bad for $7.

If you are from out of town its a great spot, if you are an MKE native and haven't been before.. what is wrong with you?

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More User Reviews:
Photo of Bscholz
5/5  rDev +22.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Awesome brewery tour.

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Photo of dmorgan310
3.79/5  rDev -7.3%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75

Photo of shortysnyds
4.78/5  rDev +16.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

a really good place to have great beer and good fun!!

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Photo of mpgrif2
5/5  rDev +22.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

First went summer of 2015 and have been back at least 5 times since. The beer is amazing without a question. However what really makes brewery is the staff/tour guides and the over all setting/atmosphere. Without a question my favorite Milwaukee brewery.

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Photo of costanzo_mike
4.28/5  rDev +4.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of Peepskp
4.14/5  rDev +1.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4 | food: 3.75

I enjoyed two tours of the facility while living in Milwaukee. The tours are top notch if you want to learn some basic information about brewing beer but more importantly drink some beer! Excellent staff.

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Photo of Carb-Overlord
3.78/5  rDev -7.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Photo of BeerMe8
4.6/5  rDev +12.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of jrsaffert
4.18/5  rDev +2.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Gambyt20
4/5  rDev -2.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of Junichi
4.39/5  rDev +7.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of KELDADDIO
3.99/5  rDev -2.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of Zlatan
4.25/5  rDev +3.9%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 3

Photo of JJH1018
4.18/5  rDev +2.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4

Photo of SomewhereInTheMiddle
4.06/5  rDev -0.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of AidenMoore
5/5  rDev +22.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of MattMorin
4/5  rDev -2.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of 03fatboy
4.44/5  rDev +8.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Love it great tour!!

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Photo of Angerhaus
3.1/5  rDev -24.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.25 | service: 2.75 | selection: 2.75

Photo of Eman17
3.95/5  rDev -3.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of bcm75
3.98/5  rDev -2.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Good tour. Friendly and fun staff. Nice beer hall.

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Photo of adamranders
4.23/5  rDev +3.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3.5

Photo of Chris-1911
4.25/5  rDev +3.9%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of tim007007
4.05/5  rDev -1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

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