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“Best Tour in Town!”

Milwaukee Brewing Co.
Ranked #6 of 27 Food & Drink in Milwaukee
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: MKE Brewing Co. started as a brewpub, the Milwaukee Ale House, in October 1997 in Milwaukeeʼs Historic Third Ward. Fast forward 10 years and over 300 innovative beers later to November 2007 when MKE Brewing Co kegged off their first brew at their 2nd Street Brewery located in the trendy Walker’s Point neighborhood. A WDNR Green Tier Certified brewery, MKE Brewing Co. prides themselves on taking the artisan approach to brewing, using only the finest local ingredients and never making compromises. Tours are offered on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Reservations are recommended.
California
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Best Tour in Town!”
Reviewed January 23, 2013

Came across MB, Co while walking around town and it was the best "Find" of the trip. They have a great set up, open for everyone to see what is going on. Their beer is tasty, even the more hoppy beers (which I am normally not a fan of). They give you plenty of samples, and even a token for a free beer at a local bar! The staff was very informative, friendly, and fun! It's a MUST if you are into Microbrews and fun!

Visited December 2012
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Chicago
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“TAKE THIS TOUR!”
Reviewed January 6, 2013

For $7 you get a wonderful behind the scences tour of this brewery with REAL brewers that work there and then a wonderful array of beer to try, and you get the pint glass....and you get a chip for a free pint at one of the many participating local pubs. This is a fun time and we love doing this whenever we are in town.

Visited December 2012
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Texas
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“Milwaukee Brewing Company - Great Price - Fantastic Ale”
Reviewed November 11, 2012

Here is a great way to spend an afternoon. Go to the Milwaukee Brewing Company for their seven dollar tour, get a free pint glass, a brewery tour, and some of the finest micro brew ale you will ever taste. The staff is friendly, knowledgeable, and make the tour a fun event that you won't soon forget. I highly recommend the Milwaukee Brewing Company as a great way to spend an afternoon. On-line reservations are highly recommended as some folks who were walking in off the street were unable to join the tours as they were fully booked. Enjoy!

Visited November 2012
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Woodstock, Illinois
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7 reviews
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“Great Beer, Great Tour!”
Reviewed November 5, 2012

Very generous beer samples along with a terrific tour by Chris. Informative and funny. I have been to a few of these but MBC is the best. A bargain at $7, plus a token for use outside the brewery. The place was packed on a Saturday, but it was all smooth. Thanks, Chris.

Visited November 2012
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Charleston, South Carolina
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“Great tour, very entertaining, great beer”
Reviewed November 2, 2012 via mobile

We had a really entertaining and interesting tour with a great guide, Tom, at the Milwaukee brewing co. Great value 7$ for basically all you can drink and a pint glass, really good time

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