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Tommyknocker Brewery & Pub

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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1401 Miner St, Idaho Springs, CO 80452
+1 303-567-2688
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Atlanta, Georgia
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Although the beer is very good, the service is terrible. We were greeted by the hostess with "how many", not a hello, not a how are you tonight, not even a smile. The waitress came to the table 10 minutes after we were seated and said, "what do you want to drink". Again no smile, no hello. Brought drinks to... More 

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Pa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The tomato bisque is outstanding as were the duck wings. The macaroni and cheese was just ok but the burgers were very good.

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Thank BeasleyKRB
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great mountain stop and great beer. The burgers and their other food are also good. This is a Fun stop, good people. We go here now and then when we stop through Idaho Springs.

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Thank Michael D
colorado
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food and better beer. Stop here whenever possible. Often crowded. Unique atmosphere. Would recommend without hesitation.

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Youngstown, OH
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to stop when traveling between Denver and the ski resorts. We have stopped here four times over the last three years and it has failed to disappoint. The food has been good. The restaurant was clean. And the craft brew and root beer is a bonus.

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Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently stopped in Idaho Springs for dinner on our way home from a ski trip. We both selected the Maple Nut Brown beer from their extensive list. We were not disappointed. The food we ordered was also terrific - - including the bison burrito and the hot pastrami sandwich. Wendy made sure to take good care of us, too.... More 

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Thank Maui2014NMR
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came for a friends birthday (party of 8) our server Michelle was the best! (And working in the industry we know what we're taking about.) Everything came out quickly and correct. I had a duck burger and green chili fries both were super good. Prices might seem a little high at first but once you eat here, you realize... More 

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Aliso Viejo, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I happened by here for lunch while driving through Colorado and having had their beer, I had to give it a try. The atmosphere is nice, brewery and bar area with tables on one side and rustic restaurant on the other. The service was average, nothing terrible yet nothing note worthy either. I ordered a pint and a Buffalo burger... More 

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Thank Roadtrp23
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So, one of the good things was that this restaurant was working until 10PM, which few restaurants in Idaho Springs do. The brewery has 2 dining rooms - one fancy, another - in the brewery. I was in the brewery where was decent. The server was very polite and I really appreciate her customer service(bad that I don't remember her... More 

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Thank Vlad V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been begging these guys to work with a distributor in Indiana. But, everytime I travel to Cincinatti, OH I know exactly where to pick up their beer. I don't know why this beer was so good. Was in the creek nearby? The spring? The brewmaster? I loved all of their beer. All genres.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 35
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 Miner St, Idaho Springs, CO 80452
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Idaho Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 303-567-2688

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