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Right Brain Brewery

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Address: 225 E 16th St, Suite E, Traverse City, MI 49684-4181
Phone Number: +1 231-944-1239
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Right Brain Brewery, aka RBB or "The Brain," is a microbrewery...

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!

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We love this place!

Great beer, great staff, great art oddities to look at, great snacky food. Really I don't think I could even think of a bad thing to saw. Flights are generous pours of beer, and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 September 2016
ANGELA V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Great beer, great staff, great art oddities to look at, great snacky food. Really I don't think I could even think of a bad thing to saw. Flights are generous pours of beer, and the now offer a white wine too! Share a waffle sandwich or the guac and you're be very pleased!

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Thank ANGELA V
Norton Shores, Michigan
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180 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 your visit, they will come out quick despite the crowd and are delicious!

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Thank Michelle C
Lansing, Michigan
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26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 without food. Cool place to chill and visit if you are in town.

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Thank carad23
Spring Lake, Michigan
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37 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 sampler for 15 dollars. Great way to try multiple beers without having to go home... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles 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 serving of nachos had been larger.

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Thank Jenny T
Rochester, Michigan
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Thank Sara V
Hemlock
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66 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 was amazing. The staff was super friendly, they have an awesome atmosphere, beautiful art on... More 

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Milford, MI
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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!!

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Thank victoria r
New York
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100 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 the air. We live in NY and brought as much Right Brain beer we could... More 

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Farmington Hills
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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