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Lakefront Brewery

1872 N Commerce St, Milwaukee, WI 53212-3701
+1 414-372-8800
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Lakefront Brewery is a leader in brewing the best beers in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Specializing in lagers in their formative years, Lakefront has since released the first certified organic beer, gluten-free beer, as well as the first fruit beer since prohibition. A leader in innovation, Lakefront produces a My Turn series in which, four times a year, a Lakefront employee gets to call a beer their own. More recently, Lakefront also started a Brandy Barrel-aged series of brews that release throughout the year. Beer aside, Lakefront is also known around the country for their highly entertaining and sought-after brewery tours. The tour price gets you 4, 6 oz. samples, a souvenir pint glass, and a coupon for Lakefront beer at one of many locations. It's recommended to buy your tickets online ahead of time. If available, tickets can also be bought walking up for the next available tour.
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“fish fry” (117 reviews)
“great beer” (138 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1872 N Commerce St, Milwaukee, WI 53212-3701
+1 414-372-8800
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ok, I am not a beer drinker, but the rest of my group was so I tagged along. I had a great time! We had Katie as our tour guide and she was hilarious! You get a great sampling of 4 beers of your choice...More

Thank Millieherb77
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Located along the Milwaukee River, it is not to be missed if you enjoy beer. The facility is nice with both indoor and outdoor seating. We sat on the patio and enjoyed the beer as well as watching the boats and kayaks travel on the...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed the tour, the free beer and got a free pint glass as well. My son got a pretzel with beer cheese and it was excellent. Glad we went.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 3 days ago

It was the first time I had been to the Brewery and it was thoroughly enjoyable thanks to the great guide we had. Got lots of information and had fun as well. Must visit.

Thank Pooja_D291187
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A friend and I recently visited. The price ($10) was amazing, considering we got 4 tasters of great beer, a hilarious tour guide, and a souvenir glass. Best beer tour ever!!

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The 4:30 tour on Monday's is lead by Jim Klisch, one of the brothers who founded the brewery. Insightful and fun. All around good time and great beer.

Thank sumavagary
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good beer great food cool tour Guide with attitude but in a good way Gotta get the sausage and beer cheese soup

Thank Walt1901
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was one of the best brewery tours I have been on. The guy who did the tour was so awesome and had a lot knowledge about the brewery and the city. It was a great experience.

Thank saraheliz11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here with my fiancé, visiting padré, and pup yesterday around 4pm for the first time. Since my canine was with me, we couldn't do the beer tour so we went around back to the patio facing the river. There were a few other...More

Thank watson_co
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was part of our tour, but we were very glad we went there. It's a small brewery with very good beer. They told us about how the two brothers got started in the brewing business and then took us through the brewing process. Great...More

Thank Mary M
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10 August 2016|
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Response from madisongirl | Reviewed this property |
You probably can find out online.
30 June 2015|
Response from Mike W | Property representative |
Joann, We accept reservations for our fish fry in the first hour and a half, which mean from 4PM to 5:30PM (our fish fry runs from 4PM to 9PM). We can take them every 15 minutes for up to 25 people. Beyond that, it's first... More
8 June 2015|
Response from Mike W | Property representative |
Jo Ann, We sell a portion of our tour tickets through our website in advance, the rest are sold as walk-up tickets on a first come, first served basis for the next available tour. On Saturday's, we sell all 60 tour tickets... More