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Backroad Brewery

308 Perry St, LaPorte, IN 46350-3216
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Real Beer "Plain not Fancy"

Beer, its that simple..no fancy food, free chips and pretzels. Good Beer. Frequent there for the... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2016
Rob W
via mobile
It's all about the beer

Stopped by the Back Road Brewery on a recent trip to LaPorte. We were greeted by the "bartender... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2015
River Forest, Illinois
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16 Sep 2016
“Real Beer "Plain not Fancy"”
22 Aug 2015
“It's all about the beer”
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308 Perry St, LaPorte, IN 46350-3216
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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Beer, its that simple..no fancy food, free chips and pretzels. Good Beer. Frequent there for the tastings, which are always free! No stuffy beer folks here, its a rare "Blue Collar" brewery, with hreat beer at a modest price.

Thank Rob W
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Stopped by the Back Road Brewery on a recent trip to LaPorte. We were greeted by the "bartender" Beamer, who told us about the place and offered free samples of their 4 microbrews on tap. As he told us, "it's all about the beer". The...More

1  Thank Cord-69
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Standing room in a warehouse sets the scene & the flavorful satisfying beer completes the picture very nicely! Welcoming environment with great beer!

Thank Molly S
Reviewed 24 November 2013

This place is unique. Seemed very friendly but it is like being in someone's garage. My husband liked the beer they had. I usually prefer a wheat type beer and they didn't have any. I'm sure if you went there with friends it would be...More

1  Thank dllbzrose_5
Reviewed 14 October 2013

CHuck has been making beer in this old factory building for about 14 years. While he almost always has his regular beers such as Back Road Ale, Midwest IPA, he also makes some great sesaonal beers, such as the current Autumn Ale. Not a fancy...More

1  Thank Bill Y
Reviewed 13 April 2013

Brewery in an old factory building in LaPorte. If you like GREAT beer, you have to try it. There are no circuses here...it's purely a brewhouse, with the exception of the fantastic Oktoberfest they host every year during September. Other breweries as well as an...More

3  Thank Jenni W
Reviewed 3 December 2012

The beer here was awesome! The prices are very fair too if you want to buy any beer to go. I loved the tour given by the owner as well. He explained their processes for brewing and choosing which beers to brew. My only complaint...More

2  Thank Leah B
Reviewed 21 July 2012

Chuck has been making great beer from this location since the mid 1990s--right next to the railway and Larsen-Danielson. Not much to see at the brewery, but who cares! The beer is fantastic. I specifically like the Belle Gunness Stout--which to me tastes similar to...More

1  Thank Pentwater07
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