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Laughing Dog Brewery

1109 Fontaine Dr, Ponderay, ID 83852-9753
+1 208-263-9222
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Laughing dog has gone corporate

While the beer is still good, laughing dog has moved away from their roots of a fun brewery as they... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Candy J
Dog friendly

Our dog Murphy loved the taproom. Staff was friendly and beer was delicious. Recommend Rocket dog... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
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  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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1109 Fontaine Dr, Ponderay, ID 83852-9753
+1 208-263-9222
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

While the beer is still good, laughing dog has moved away from their roots of a fun brewery as they have moved from the nice light, fun and airy tasting room to a warehouse production facility with a small tasting room as an afterthought.

Thank Candy J
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Our dog Murphy loved the taproom. Staff was friendly and beer was delicious. Recommend Rocket dog Ale. Food was good and reasonably priced. This taproom made me want to to move to Sandpoint Idaho.

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

We stopped here in the afternoon and had a great time. They have very nice warm environment. They are not large but have a great atmosphere. They have several flat panel TVs to keep on sports, and best of all they are dog friendly. The...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Love the IPA...never the same ones, but all are great! They have recently changed locations, but still in same area. Last time I was here they offered pretzels and nuts at the bar, but didn't have a menu. They sell t-shirts and hoodie that are...More

Thank CheyBrad
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Every year they get better and add more to the menu of beers and now food. Love the casual and local vibe. We took my 70 year old mom there and they were so friendly, she loved it. It didn't hurt that my husband saw...More

Thank Marci H
Reviewed 21 July 2016

I really like the casual atmosphere of Laughing Dog. It's beer is great, snacks are fresh and it's dog friendly as well . What more can you ask for for a mid day adventure

Thank 267karineb
Reviewed 16 June 2016

It's true, Laughing Dog has changed! The beer is as great as always, so that's the most important part Not to have changed. The first change last winter, that I was not in favor of, was the raising of the beer prices, via adding on...More

Thank rancheria
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Laughing Dog has always been one of our go to places when in Sandpoint. No longer unfortunately. They no serve food which means dogs are no longer allowed in the brewery. That has reduced the fun level drastically. They also no longer serve any snacks,...More

Thank Billbear56
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Hate to say this as the owner is a friend but recent changes are sad for us. Food has been added so now you can no longer bring your dog inside. Also children are now allowed...So it went from a great place to have a...More

1  Thank Patrice H
Reviewed 13 April 2016

What a fun place!!! Great selection of beer, variety and friendly helpful staff!! Thank you Brittany, John and Chloe!

Thank Lynne P
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