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Right Brain Brewery

225 E 16th St, Suite E, Traverse City, MI 49684-4181
+1 231-944-1239
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Busy Fall Vintage Market!

My husband and I visited Right Brain during their Fall Vintage Market and were amazed. From the... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
Michelle C
Norton Shores, Michigan
In my right brain...

I liked this atmosphere! Right brain does such a great job anyway with their brews, being on site... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2016
Lansing, Michigan
via mobile
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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!
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“waffles” (15 reviews)
“great beer” (21 reviews)
“thai peanut” (9 reviews)
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225 E 16th St, Suite E, Traverse City, MI 49684-4181
+1 231-944-1239
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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...More

Thank Michelle C
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...More

Thank carad23
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...More

1  Thank Mr_Magoo82
Reviewed 28 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...More

Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 22 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.

Thank Sara V
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We loved it so much we went back a second time during our trip to Traverse City. Went the first time with our son, he loved the peanut butter and jelly waffle sandwich. My husband and I split a waffle burger with chips and it...More

1  Thank hemlockmommy
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Love everything about this place...our favorite brewery in TC. Nice laid back vibe...bring games to play and kids are welcome (they even have a play area for them. Great beer and food too. Don't miss this place...we love it!!

Thank victoria r
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Delicious, geeky and unique! We're massive craft beer fans, to the point where not much surprises us anymore. Right Brain was able to deliver! The beer was high quality, and just try not to order a waffle sandwich with the smell of fresh waffles filling...More

1  Thank Inferno2727
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Lots of families here and tour groups. Lots of beer selections. Snacks available. Only downside was no air-conditioning and no ice for water, but the warehouse ambience was relaxing and enjoyable. Very cool decorations.

Thank riabo
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Talk about a social experiment! Different people, Different tastes in Beer (Pig Parts and Pies!) and the warehouse atmosphere off the beaten path makes this place very special. My wife had a sampler of 6 "non-Hoppy" beer and fell in love with the Northern Hawk...More

Thank Trav E
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