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Right Brain Brewery

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Address: 225 E 16th St, Suite E, Traverse City, MI 49684-4181
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+1 231-944-1239
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Right Brain Brewery, aka RBB or "The Brain," is a microbrewery...

Right Brain Brewery, aka RBB or "The Brain," is a microbrewery located in the up and coming SoFo District of Traverse City Michigan. Award-winning culinary inspired beers brewed with a brain, and without extracts. Beer No Evil!

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Beer is great... server seemed indifferent

We got a flight of beers for tasting, and we're quite sure that the server mixed up two of them... it was a bit sad. We ordered a grilled cheese sandwich and it was mediocre. Cake... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 October 2016
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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We got a flight of beers for tasting, and we're quite sure that the server mixed up two of them... it was a bit sad. We ordered a grilled cheese sandwich and it was mediocre. Cake walk was a really interesting beer - dessert beer?

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Thank blondeambition151
Kalamazoo
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

It's been a while since I've been to Right Brain. Happened upon it again after tasting Chubby Squirrel at the Harbor Springs Brew Festival. Super smooth spiced Amber Ale. Was happy to see the addition of major food choices since last visiting a number of years ago. The Mac n Cheese is excellent, and my husband's burger was so tasty... More 

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Thank Patricia R
Tampere, Finland
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519 reviews
218 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Right Brain Brewery is a cool place to visit and they have pretty tasty beers to offer. There are nice paintings on the walls and the paintings are all for sale. They don't serve food.

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Thank Jan R
Toledo, OH
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have been coming to Right Brain the past 4 years and have been so happy with how great the beer has gotten and how they are not afraid to have fun. The waffle sandwiches, which I was not a fan of, are now gone and replaced with normal sandwiches. The beers are becoming more available in Michigan (I'm on... More 

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Thank rswartz68
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Great beer, great staff, great art oddities to look at, great snacky food. Really I don't think I could even think of a bad thing to saw. Flights are generous pours of beer, and the now offer a white wine too! Share a waffle sandwich or the guac and you're be very pleased!

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Thank ANGELA V
Norton Shores, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

My husband and I visited Right Brain during their Fall Vintage Market and were amazed. From the vendors, to the music, to the beer, everything about our visit was fantastic despite how busy they are. We highly recommend ordering a burger if you're hungry during your visit, they will come out quick despite the crowd and are delicious!

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Thank Michelle C
Lansing, Michigan
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7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I liked this atmosphere! Right brain does such a great job anyway with their brews, being on site did not come up short. They offer a reasonable food menu and have some games if you have kids or plan to hang out - with or without food. Cool place to chill and visit if you are in town.

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Thank carad23
Spring Lake, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Came with two kids under 10. The games they had for kids were not that great, but some how they entertained the kids! Also feeding them quarters for the one of 4 video games working was nice. The beer was solid and did the 6 sampler for 15 dollars. Great way to try multiple beers without having to go home... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Great beer, great art, very relaxed vibe. We brought our kids (15, 12 and 6) for dinner. We had burgers, turkey and guac sandwich, guac and chips, a corn dog and nachos. The nachos were so delicious. My only complaint is that I wish the serving of nachos had been larger.

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Thank Jenny T
Rochester, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Good food, great beer and super relaxed environment. Lots of games, toys and video games for the kids to play while you sit back and enjoy your flight.

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Thank Sara V

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