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Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company

124 E Elm St, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
+1 888-534-6437
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FREE tour AND Beer!

Cannot be beat! Free tour (which we skipped) and Free Beer! Lodge is huge and nice. $2 pretzels to... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2010
Mokena, Illinois
Great tour, Great beer.

Highly recommended. Friendly tour guide and bar tenders. Lots of history in the lodge.

Reviewed 3 August 2010
Milwaukee, WI
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An award-winning brewery since 1867.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gift shop” (58 reviews)
“beer tasting” (30 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
124 E Elm St, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
+1 888-534-6437
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Reviewed 13 August 2010

Cannot be beat! Free tour (which we skipped) and Free Beer! Lodge is huge and nice. $2 pretzels to go with the beer. Decent prices on souvenirs and beer!

Thank RobynK31
Reviewed 3 August 2010

Highly recommended. Friendly tour guide and bar tenders. Lots of history in the lodge.

Thank Gary_Hartland
Reviewed 6 July 2010

In a recent trip to Chippewa Falls while my partner was on business, I was looking for things to do and this was recommended by locals. I was pleasantly surprised! This would be a great side-trip for travellers and is worth the time if you...More

Thank akhdaniel
Reviewed 17 May 2010

I had passed Leinenkugel's Brewing Company several times driving between Chicago and Duluth....I never had the the opportunity to stop as I didn't want the free samples to make me tired on this long drive.... That being said...I was on vacation and my wife and...More

2  Thank SummerSeekeroffun
Reviewed 18 April 2010

We decided to stop here on our road trip back home from Minneapolis through Wisconsin. The Leinie Lodge was great., it has that warm lodge feel inside, and the staff were very friendly. The tour was free, and it shows how much detail and hard...More

2  Thank drw2112
Reviewed 26 May 2009

My husband and I stopped here on our way from Minneapolis to Door County and it was a great break for us. We didn't want to take the time to do the tour, because we still had several hours of driving ahead of us, so...More

1  Thank divinghkns
Reviewed 8 February 2009

A trip anywhere in the vicinity of Chippewa Falls deserves a stop at the Leinenkugel Brewing Company! As one of the oldest craft breweries in the nation, this tour gives an excellent history of the founding of this company as well as what goes into...More

Thank VacayFan
Reviewed 10 September 2007

Leinenkugel's generally doesn't make good beer. They don't offer anything like the Big Eddy IPA on the tour, but only beers widely available available throughout Minnesota and Wisconsin. While it is regrettable that a brewery with 150 years of history has abandoned traditional German styles...More

1  Thank JK01
Reviewed 27 November 2003

I've been to the Leinie Lodge and taken the brewery tour at least 5 times. Whenever I enter the Leinie Lodge, the starting point for the tour, I am always greeted with a smile and genuine hello. The staff is always helpful, whether it's to...More

10  Thank Katherine E
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5 September 2017|
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Response from Sean C | Reviewed this property |
They sure are! They even have smaller size safety glasses for the kids to wear.
Jane M
4 September 2016|
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Response from mleitheiser | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend the James Sheeley house for dinner. Our group are their twice while in Chippewa falls. Excellent food!
John L
13 October 2015|
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Response from lorusso444 | Reviewed this property |
Didn't stay at a motel..