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Great Lakes Brewing Company

Open Now: 11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Open today: 11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
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Engaging Experience

Visited Great Lakes a few days ago on a Saturday afternoon and had a wonderful time. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Simi Valley, California
Lunch on Veterans Day

Had lunch about 1:30PM. Seating was easy upstairs. Had a flight of beer...great...$12.00. I had... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Uniontown, Ohio
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  • Average7%
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  • Terrible1%
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Pub is at 2516 Market Avenue
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2516 Market Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113-3434
+1 216-771-4404
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed June 12, 2014

The brewing company offers one hour free tours. You sign up for these in their gift shop. Take the tour before going to dinner. We went to dinner and paid $1.50 of sample glasses of their different beers. Then when we went on the tour...More

4  Thank 2806Ohio
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed August 24, 2008

Let me start by saying that I live in Cleveland, and you will find no greater champion of Great Lakes Brewing beers. You don't get named one of North America's greatest microbreweries by accident. No matter what kind of beer you like, you are going...More

7  Thank kabbagehead
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited Great Lakes a few days ago on a Saturday afternoon and had a wonderful time. Lots of activity as there was an Ohio State football game on TV and many fans were there enjoying the game. Patrons were very accommodating as we had a...More

Thank RCS362
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had lunch about 1:30PM. Seating was easy upstairs. Had a flight of beer...great...$12.00. I had the bratwurst and pierogi. It was good. She had the pulled pork sandwich which she enjoyed. The beer is the best! Food is good. Ohio City is a nice area...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, vibe, staff and food- a trip to downtown always better with lunch at Great Lakes We always try to bring our out of town company to the Market and G L to get a delicious taste of Cleveland

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Reviewed September 20, 2018

Checked out this brewery while in Cleveland with my mom and two sisters. Loved it! I am a bit of a craft beer explorer. Beer was good, nice selection outside of the normal beer they distribute. Meal was fantastic. Unique selection of food and all...More

1  Thank ekimberlybauer
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriends daughter had her wedding there, nice venue for younger folks. Food was great, beer and drinks were good. There is not an elevator and venue is on upper level. There is a chair left, but if you have used before they are slow...More

Thank NWTraveler1968
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

The highlight of my visit was the tator kegs. They were delicious! Sweet pea ravioli was a great meal choice- especially if you are not a meat eater! The pretzel chicken was yummy! The dinner size is a large portion! Beers were good as always....More

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Caught the train from downtown and went to the market and had breakfast then popped int the Market Garden Brewery before making my way to The Great Lakes Brewery for the 12.00pm tour. Tours cost $5 and include four 5oz beers. The tour was nearly...More

Thank LoBommer
Reviewed August 21, 2018

In CLE for lunch last weekend, and my favorite spot for lunch, Nate's, was closed for vacation. So we walked across the street to Great Lakes. Checked in with a young lady whose tongue rings prevented her from speaking intelligibly, and our server was a...More

Thank lostinthepast
Reviewed August 20, 2018

We enjoyed visiting the brew pub. The beers we tried were all very goodWe were able to sit outside with our dog and enjoy the nice weather. The only down side was I purchased our drinks at 4:58 Happy Hour started at 5:00, you would...More

Thank pzelechoski
Reviewed August 2, 2018

If our yearly visit to the Cleveland area coincides with an Indians home-stand, we always get tickets to a game and then plan to come to the Great Lakes Brewery and take the Fatty Wagon to the game. This year it was a rainy day...More

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December 12, 2017|
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Response from twilliams15 | Reviewed this property |
If you want to take the tour you need a reservation but for the restaurant you do not. I visited during the summer so there was 20 min wait for the restaurant. The brewery, tasting room and restaurant are all on the same... More