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Figure Eight Brewing

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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150 Washington St, Valparaiso, IN 46383-5507
+1 219-477-2000
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was excellent! The the Maple Bacon Burger was Delish, And spouse had the Patty Melt, he can be picky and he loved it raved about it all the way home, and the servers and service was fantastic. 2 THUMBS UP!

Thank Martha G
Naperville, Illinois, USA
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521 reviews
305 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kind of a diner atmosphere and the food looked pretty good. Had a small pour and took a four pack on barrel aged to go.

Thank Dana O
Chicago, United States
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Even if you are not a beer snob, come here for a fresh, delicious meal. The chicken quesadillas were fabulous. My spouse had soup and practically licked the bowl. Don't get me wrong - the beer is really good but I would come here just to eat.

Thank sonirox
South Bend, Indiana
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

They had a couple beers that were okay. The veggie platter looked like the vegetables had been cut 2 days ago. The bacon on a stick was good but definitely closer to a chunk of pork belly. No gluten free options either if you have any sensitive people in your party.

Thank rubymagee
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Super service, and very friendly place with good beer (the Oatmeal Stout was terrific) and good food. A group of 15 of us showed up around dinner-time and staff were more than willing to move tables around to accommodate all of us. As the place emptied out a bit after dinner and before the night crowd came, the staff let... More 

Thank MaryMinMN
Charlottesville, Virginia
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56 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

After eating a large meal in downtown Valparaiso, my son and I wanted "a nightcap" before heading back to our hotel. We were pleased that this brewpub was a few blocks away, and even more pleased that we could order flight-sized glasses of as many of the beers as we wanted. Just right! Our server was friendly and knowledgeable, and... More 

Thank Momica P
Valparaiso, Indiana
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

For a Brewing company, it is an interesting concept for a restaurant. The menu changes and brews are great. It's hard not to try all the brews they offer.

Thank Evan D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We went to Figure 8 on a beautiful Saturday evening and sat in the outdoor patio area. They are dog friendly and the staff couldn't be more sweet with out pooch. The interior is comforting and welcoming. There is an area with a couch to hang out or enjoy your time at the bar or short pub tables. The outdoor... More 

Thank Elizabeth W
Osprey, Florida
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191 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Stop by while visiting the very nice downtown district of Valpo. We tried several of their brews - all good. We also shared an appetizer of chips with beer cheese and other toppings. Very unique and quite good! Good service nice decor.

Thank spikenails
Evansville, Indiana
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61 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Solid selection of beers. They do have some very strong double IPAs. The beers are overall pretty good. The atmosphere didn't quite do it for me. Food selection is not anything special. Worth a try if you are a beer lover.

Thank D_123_B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Washington St, Valparaiso, IN 46383-5507
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: +1 219-477-2000
Our mission is to make great beer and share it. Utilizing the best ingredients while synthesizing classic and innovative brewing styles and techniques, riding on the edge of where beer has gone and where beer is going.
Company Overview
Figure Eight Brewing is a small craft brewery located just an hour southeast of Chicago in Valparaiso, Indiana. We believe in making great beer and enjoying life to its fullest.
Hours: Open Wed-Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-9pm. Sunday Carryout available!
A fun brewpub on the Courthouse Square in downtown Valparaiso. We have 11 of our handcrafted brews on tap, homemade rootbeer and a light menu of sandwiches, salads, appetizers and desserts and are family friendly.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?