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Right Brain Brewery

225 E 16th St, Suite E, Traverse City, MI 49684-4181
+1 231-944-1239
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Right Brain, right stop.

Went on the tour with Alex who is super knowledgeable and as cool as the old jazz he spins. Beers... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shelliu
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Chicago, Illinois
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Shroonatic

So many choices of craft beer. If you can’t come together with at least one, your just not trying... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shroonatic
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Cedar Springs, Michigan
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Right Brain Brewery, aka RBB or "The Brain," is a microbrewery located in the up and coming SoFo District of Traverse City Michigan. Award-winning culinary inspired beers brewed with a brain, and without extracts. Beer No Evil!
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“great beer” (27 reviews)
“waffles” (15 reviews)
“thai peanut” (10 reviews)
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225 E 16th St, Suite E, Traverse City, MI 49684-4181
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+1 231-944-1239
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on the tour with Alex who is super knowledgeable and as cool as the old jazz he spins. Beers are amazing - our favorites were. Thai Peanut was my favorite followed by The Who Gose There. The Dead Kettle was amazing and my husband...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So many choices of craft beer. If you can’t come together with at least one, your just not trying hard enough! Better drink another! LOL

Thank Shroonatic
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They had a large variety of speciality beers on tap. Some were very interesting, like the Thai peanut....it really taste like that. Some of beer was fine to taste, but I would not a whole glass of it. They did have large size glasses for...More

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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

A really cool new age brewery in traverse city.. really enjoyed the large atmosphere.. a lot of choices of beer.. pecan was my favorite

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Reviewed April 15, 2018

I've heard of Right Brain before, but decided it was worth a stop when we made our way up to Traverse City for the weekend. Bought a few of their beers before heading up north and discovered their CEO Stout, which may be my go-to...More

Thank David V
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

One of the best brew scenes in Traverse City. The atmosphere is laid back and hip, and brew wise they are sure to have something to satisfy your taste buds. Variety of IPA's are excellent.

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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Went with our three boys, ages 6-15. Oldest and I thought the burgers were awesome. Wife and I felt service was great, helpful when we were trying to decide what beer to order. Our youngest asked to go back the next day so he could...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

Good beer selection. Offer Michigan ciders and wine. Food truck offers simple but tasty options. Lots of cool pieces of artwork. Fun bar games, arcade bowling, pinball, classic arcade games. We stop in every time we visit TC.

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Reviewed March 20, 2018

Love the beer. If you like hops, RBB brews excellent beer. The Dead Kettle, the Deader Kettle, Spinal Tapper, Spiny Norman, Concrete Dinosaur - they are all awesome beers. Monday night beer and burger special is a great deal, but the cook overcooks the burgers...More

Thank demersonSanJuan
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Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

We went for lunch and a beer tasting on a Saturday afternoon and had a blast. The atmosphere is a fusion of a German beer hall meeting a Grateful Dead concert crowd. The artwork and decor is fun. The food was very good for brewpub...More

Thank Bob E
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