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Minocqua Brewing Co.

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238 Lakeshore Dr, Minocqua, WI 54548-9392
+1 715-356-2600
11:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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Athens, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't want to eat at a fast food place so we stopped here. First we were looked past for getting a seat as the bar area by the dining room was busy, and waitstaff was not at the seating place. Then once we got our seat, waitress was not told she had a table, so we waited again. Once we... More 

Thank Aurora R
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time we have been here in the last few years. We stopped in for a quick lunch and had an experience that left us wanting. The high point was the beer cheese soup. It was great with a nice balance of beer to savory. I had the beef and Brie sandwich which tasted great, but was... More 

Thank Matthew D
Minocqua, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I haven't been here for awhile....I ordered a half of a turkey sandwich and a glass of wine for lunch...it was 14.00....that's right, 14$! There was only one thin slice of turkey and a couple of cucumber slices on the sandwich....I had remembered the sandwich much thicker and with cream cheese....I know Minocqua is a tourist area, but 7$ for... More 

Thank Susan L
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I took our older kids for dinner. Had a trainer server who handled most of our order, not to the best service. At the end of our dinner, the trainer said we were "teaching our kids young" because we had one beer each with dinner. When we mentioned to owner that the trainer was very disrespectful and... More 

Thank ijustheartfood
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

3 of us had lunch here today. We all enjoyed our food & service. Ordered the shrimp and had more than 5 on the plate...thats a huge plus. Shrimp was so good i didn't even need the cocktail sauce. Loved looking out at the lake, very relaxing. Would recommend for anyone to eat lunch here. Nice experience.

Thank lynalanp
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was alright, just average. I remembered it being great in the past so I am a bit disappointed. The beer cheese soup and the ABLT were great. The Rueben. (Open face, which was weird) and the soft pretzel weren't that great. The beer was average as well. The service was fine and overall everything was good, it just... More 

Thank Breanna K
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to dinner with 3 kids. Waitress was very friendly. Food was ok. Nothing I would rush back for. Best ting we had was the pretzel for an appetizer. Burgers were ok at best. Kettle chips were fine. Fries were good. Wings were very dry and almost un chewable.

Thank arrowoods
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I both ordered the ABLT sandwich, and it was the wimpiest sandwich I have received at a restaurant. The bacon was so hard it literally hurt my teeth to bite into it. The rest of the sandwich ingredients were barely there. My son orders wings everywhere we go, so I'm calling him a wing expert. He rated... More 

Thank Lynn E
Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, USA
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115 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Not my first time eating here but I am always blown away by the "new" thing I try on the menu. Unique and excellent choices. Great service and wonderful views of the lake keep me going back when I get near this city.

Thank Rhonda W
Custer, Wisconsin
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Ending our Sunday night in Minocqua, with alot of season closed businesses....we were limited to only a couple of places to eat....but left the brewery with appetites appeased and smiling faces. We enjoyed the Sunday burger special....the calamari wrap and the ABLT. The server was attentive and most kind.....we had partied some before arriving. We would gladly return even when... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Soups, American, Healthy, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Lakeshore Dr, Minocqua, WI 54548-9392
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Minocqua
  • Phone Number: +1 715-356-2600
We are a Wisconsin microbrewery and restaurant located in downtown Minocqua. We offer a variety of different ales, trending from light and easy-drinking, smooth amber styles and the rotating darks. Always 6-8 different craft beers on tap at all times. We are not a fine dining restaurant, but offer up our own twist on American classics and evening entrees after 4:30 p.M. Live Music every Friday and Saturday in our upstairs lounge. If you are coming onto the island from the north, we are on east side of Hwy. 51 South, next to Torpy Park. We do have on site parking, while also being close in proximity to downtown parking lots. From the lake, we are in what is known as "Save More Bay." Our docks are capable of handling four-to-six watercraft depending on size.

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