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Laughing Sun Brewing Co.

Closed Now: 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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Feast Like a Sultan IPA, You Gotta Try It

Came here tonight to try their Feast Like a Sultan IPA. It was really, really good. I usually... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
Rick H
Goodyear, Arizona
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Great selection

Love the outside seating. They have a great selection of beers and the servers are awesome to... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2018
Saint Louis, Missouri
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“live music”(15 reviews)
“great beer”(6 reviews)
Started in 2012, Laughing Sun Brewing Company is Bismarck, North Dakota's first brewpub. Located in the heart of the downtown district, Laughing Sun produces quality hand crafted American Ales and specialty beers. Local musicians are featured on Sun...more
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107 N 5th St, Bismarck, ND 58501-4026
+1 701-751-3881
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Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Came here tonight to try their Feast Like a Sultan IPA. It was really, really good. I usually only use one “really” when describing beer so it must have been good. While they don’t serve food, there is a pizza place next door. Come anyways,...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Love the outside seating. They have a great selection of beers and the servers are awesome to assist in finding the perfect one for your taste.

Thank lverdouw
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

This was our 4th brewery and the only one I can recommend. Really clean, tasty beers and great staff. We even got a brewery tour. Wish we would have caught live music. (Next time) The next day, when they were closed, they let me in...More

Thank Nick Z
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

Their beer was reasonably good but nothing stood out. Their strong ale (Sinister) was probably the best of the five beers that I tasted or drank. The others were pretty average. Service was ok but nothing special.

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

We sat down at the bar. Our first true experience in North Dakota. There were 2 guys behind the bar and one other guy ( we thought he was a customer). They were so friendly. We enjoyed the English---- something beer. Sorry. Then another female...More

3  Thank Amy J
Reviewed August 3, 2017

After lucking out with a very nice local restaurant find (Toasted Frog) we kept walking and found these guys. What a bunch of great beer-guys running this little brewery. Being the self proclaimed IPA snobs that we try to be, we've fallen in love with...More

4  Thank cafcode
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for beer. Brought dogs to sit outside. Beer sampled very good and staff very friendly. You can order pizza or food from restaurant next door as it was very good too. Atmosphere was great. If you like good beer and are in Bismarck,...More

2  Thank TennNole
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

I was walking down the street and just happened to walk in to the Laughing Sun Brewing Company. It was a friendly atmosphere, the service was great and the beer was delicious! Try the strawberry wheat you won't be disappointed!

2  Thank luvtotravel0330
Reviewed May 31, 2017

Very popular with the local - and for good reason. Well done craft beers and friendly people.Sometimes hard to find a seat! Good luck and have fun!

1  Thank JackR46
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Relax while playing Yatzee and listen to a local band .... and sip wonderful brews! This delightful place refreshes!

1  Thank CarolS3530
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