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On December 2nd, 1987, brothers Russ and Jim Klisch opened Lakefront Brewery and sold their first batch of Riverwest Stein Amber Lager to a neighborhood tavern in Milwaukee. We have grown to brew 46,848 barrels of beer in 2017 and distribute our...more
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Good beer decent German inspired food. Heard about this place from hotel staff. Went and did a brewery tour and tried a few of the different beers. Staff was good and very helpful. The space is huge and there is a gift shop. There are...More
I have been to Lakefront many times. I am very into craft beer and although I wouldn't say their beer is the best, the space and tour are unique and different. It's definitely my go-to brewery when I have friends or family visit from out...More
I have enjoyed Lakefront Brewery beer for some time. They have been around 20+ years and, dare I say, a pioneer in the craft brewery niche in Milwaukee. We finally got the opportunity to visit. We did not do the tour. The beer was, as...More
If you want to see the equipment from Laverne and Shirley’s opening then this is a don’t miss. The tour itself is rather short but the guide was a blast! I have to admit I’m not a fan of beer, but they had the best...More
Lakefront Brewery is a classic old milwaukee spot, good place to stop for beers inside or enjoy them on the river walk. Only caution is that Friday nights are packed for their Fish fry so don’t drop in for a beer then unless you want...More
Taken here by friends last Friday night, 11/16/18. Fun experience with the music. The place had a German beer garden feel. Fish was great. Very kid friendly. The band has a bubble machine that the kids love. Lots of patrons dancing. We would go again!
This was intimidating at first upon entry as it was packed and loud. But surprisingly we got seated within 10 minutes while enjoying an awesome beer. The 'best' rated fried cheese curds with garlic sauce were really good. But the 'best' rated fried fish was...More
Always a fan of any brewery tour, decided to try the lakefront this time. I was intrigued by the outside decor and how much the guide knew and shared. I liked the beer we got at the end of the tour, all the beer regardless...More
We took a tour of the brewery on a cold Saturday afternoon. We loved the beer samples and the tour. Our tour guide Brian was a lot of fun too. We even got to take home a beer glass. I would definitely go again.
While we cannot make any promises, we do our best to be able to hold luggage in a safe manner for those in the middle of transportation. Like others have said, it'd be best to give us a call ahead of time. Thanks for the... More
While we cannot make any promises, we do our best to be able to hold luggage in a safe manner for those in the middle of transportation. Like others have said, it'd be best to give us a call ahead of time. Thanks for the kinds words and advice everyone, it's very much appreciated!