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Great Lakes Brewing Company

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2516 Market Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113-3434
+1 216-771-4404
11:30 - 23:30
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:30
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Mercer, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This was my first time trying Great Lakes beer and I was very impressed. I am a beer snob and like mine with a lot of flavor and body. Their beers delivered all that and more! We also had lunch, which was equally delicious. I had the pretzel crusted Chicken and is was very good. The service was excellent also.... More 

Thank Tinkerkroll
Maineville, Ohio
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53 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped in while visiting family in Cleveland. The ladies went to the Westside Market while the guys watched the OSU v UM game. I had some of the Barrel Aged Christmas Ale and it was wonderful. I meant to get a tshirt in the gift shop but the line was too long.

Thank adamc1097
Los Angeles, California
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So much fun! We had the very enthusiastic and knowledgeable Mike W. for our tour. The tour was fun and included four 7 oz beer pours, so a deal to boot! Great to get a behind the scenes tour of a really good producer of beer.

Thank amranja
Toledo, Ohio
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If u like weird named beers this is the place for u. They have good food and everyone was really nice

Thank prieger8868
Cleveland, Ohio
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

MUST DO! For all people. Best craft beers in the city! Best known for seasonal selections such as Christmas ale, Nosferatu Imperial red ale, Conways Irish ale, Oktoberfest and many others. Don't forget to try year round selections like Elliot Ness amber lager and of course the most popular award winning Dortmunder Gold. This small but mighty location boasts craft... More 

Thank datfunkygirlio
Cleveland, Ohio
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fun visit for us. Menu items were delish! We tried several apps, burgers and drinks. Food and service was great. The restaurant sits on a quaint, park like road where outdoor seating is plentiful. Highly recommend.

1 Thank fourgreys
New York City, New York
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163 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting Great Lakes was under an underwhelming experience. The beer was average tasting and not that interesting. I've been to plenty of breweries that serve the same style beers. The food was standard bar food. I ordered the grilled cheese which was tasty but nothing to write home about.

Thank John D
Springfield, Illinois
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813 reviews
522 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here many times and a must stop while downtown and across the street from the West Side Market. Of course GREAT beer! and food is also excellent. Ambiance is casual. Reservations are accepted for parties of 8 or more with one check, Call ahead seating ( 30-45 minutes prior) is offered for parties under 8 if there is a... More 

Thank Clevlander
Northfield, Ohio
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61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sit right next to the beer brewing machinery- Dortmunder Gold, Christmas Ale- while eating good food in a pub atmosphere. The sandwiches are all good, the beer is the best in Cleveland!

Thank SusanRN1116
Tinley Park, Illinois
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unique beers on tap and unique menu, as well. Atmosphere was trendy and comfortable, also has a gift shop. Nice outdoor area for dining and sipping tasty brews, if you're lucky enough to be there on a sunny day. The area around the GLBC is nice, too, for an after dinner walk.

Thank ChristyNJim

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$40
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2516 Market Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113-3434
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-771-4404

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?