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Midland Brewing Company

5011 N. Saginaw Rd., Midland, MI 48642
+1 989-259-7210
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Great pub food/ craft beer

Fun busy atmosphere. Great value beer cheese Soup and bread $5. Craft beer $5. And fish... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jo w
,
Trenton, Michigan
via mobile
Can't wait to go again!

The beer was delish. I suggest getting the beer flight. Awesome bartenders....very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tiffaney M
,
Bel Air
via mobile
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Back in 1933, Michigan became the first state to ratify the 21st Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, repealing Prohibition. We don't know about you, but we're really proud of that fact. After the Amendment was adopted, dozens of breweries sprung up across the state, including the original Midland Brewing Company, which opened in 1935 inside an old creamery downtown. Midland Brewing developed some signature beers like Red Keg Ale, named after the first lumber camp and saloon in Midland County. Unfortunately during the Great Depression times were tough and competition was fierce. Even with its excellent beer, the brewery lasted only a few years. Midland Brewing Company was reborn in 2010, and our small posse of entrepreneurs are connecting our passion for brewing quality Michigan craft beer to Midland's early history - especially its first 100 years, defined by the lumber, railroad and beer industries. We reopened Midland Brewing company not far from Averill, Michigan, where the Red Keg Lumber Camp sat by the Tittabawassee River. Since then, we've worked to carry on the legacy of the original Midland Brewing Company while also innovating our own signature brews and developing new beerventures all of the time.
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“fried pickles” (3 reviews)
“beers on tap” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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5011 N. Saginaw Rd., Midland, MI 48642
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+1 989-259-7210
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun busy atmosphere. Great value beer cheese Soup and bread $5. Craft beer $5. And fish & chips And slaw for$13. All delicious. We would go back!

Thank jo w
Grant K, Manager at Midland Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the fantastic review!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The beer was delish. I suggest getting the beer flight. Awesome bartenders....very friendly and easy to talk to. And they will give you a sample to try before you buy. I don't know too many bars that do this. Haven't tried the food yet but...More

Thank Tiffaney M
Grant K, Manager at Midland Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Yes come back and try our food! Thank you for the review!

Reviewed 4 September 2017

We stopped here while biking the Pere Marquette Trail. Cemented trail leads from trail to bike racks. Since it was such a beautiful day in Midland, we decided to sit outside on the deck. They have great outside covered sitting area. Service and foot were...More

Thank Summer5
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Beer is good. Had the lime rock beer and was very good. Service was not the greatest tho, should have listened to the reviews. wait staff was nice but took too long and was not busy. Had the beer cheese fondue as an app and...More

Thank 7vtu
Grant K, Manager at Midland Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to help us continue to improve our services. We're very sorry to hear of your poor experience. We're reviewing the situation and hope that you'll give us another shot soon.

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Midland Brewing Company went through a recent upgrade adding food and additional outdoor seating. These improvements along with fine micro brewery selection make this a destination to visit if near Midland. We have visited twice and found the food selection to be diverse and interesting,...More

Thank Ken2k15
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We enjoyed this stop for lunch. The giant pretzel appetizer is indeed giant and easily shared between 4-5 people. I had the mac and cheese, and I enjoyed it very much—creamy with a little crispness from being baked ina cast iron skillet. I enjoyed the...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We love the atmosphere, the food and the beer at this new establishment. But I'm almost to the point of not retuning because the service is always so bad, and we've been 4 times. It took 2 hours for us to eat lunch when half...More

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Many of us were so excited to see MBC reopen this year & were really hoping that they would be a huge success ... but I have to say that I am very much disappointed. The menu is somewhat limited ... I typically love sausages...More

Thank FalconNeighbor9
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Don't order the MBC Burger. It was undercooked and very basic. The bread was the best part. Ordered an Arnold Palmer, half lemonade and half iced tea, and it was mostly lemonade. I doubt I'll be back. Ice cream next door is very good.

Thank GOMSUDogs
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Were looking for something different while visiting the area. People in area said "we haven't tried it since the improvements, but heard good things". Well, out-of-towners can let the locals know that this a good place. We don't know what was improved, but it's worth...More

Thank deestand
MidlandBrewingComp, Director of Sales at Midland Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Thanks for the feedback! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to the brewery and the Midland area, we hope to see you again next time you are in town!

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Carrie P
11 February 2017|
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Response from MidlandBrewingComp | Property representative |
Hi Carrie, along with beer, we serve wine (2 reds, 2 whites, and various fruit wines). We also make cocktails with the fruit wines we have in house, such as a cherry coke cocktail, sangria, etc. We unfortunately are not able... More
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