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Beards Brewery

$$ - $$$American, ,
215 E Lake St, Petoskey, MI 49770-2411
+1 231-753-2221
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pho” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (21 reviews)
“wheat ale” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
American, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
215 E Lake St, Petoskey, MI 49770-2411
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Reviewed today

Had a great dinner here at a table overlooking the bay. The special Greek pizza was excellent and paired well with our craft beer selection. Waitress could not have been friendlier or more efficient. All in all a good value. Wish we lived closer so...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Only stopped in for some beers. We sat at the bar, which has a great view of the lake. Outdoor area looks nice too but it was raining when we visited. They have about 25 of their beers on tap. I sampled a mix of...More

Thank Libby F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch and beers. The menu is heavy on burgers, fries, fried cod, and pizza, so this is not fine dining. The food is heavy and greasy, and the beers are very good ( no wine, just soft drinks and beer) , as...More

Thank OneLaker2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by a waitress at another Petoskey restaurant...We wanted to eat lunch there but they didn't open until 4:00...The pepperoni pizza came with sweet peppers on it and it was really different but really tasty...my wife got the Barbecue Wings...More

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were excited to go to Beards bc we really like their beers, but we were disappointed with the facility. This did not have a brewery atmosphere at all, it felt more like a local restaurant that served craft beer. The beer was good, the...More

Thank NegMiner94
Reviewed 1 week ago

We sat at a counter on the second level and enjoyed a great view of the bay while eating an early dinner. The pizzas are great and we tried the smoked pork. Watch out for the pickled jalapenos!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great brewery. They have a large beer selection: hoppy, dark, fruity, toasty. Whatever you like they’ll have something for you. Their food menu has expanded since my last visit in 2017. I had an excellent bowl of pho. The broth was amazing. And the patio...More

Thank Carrier19
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They told us both times the wait was 20 min but we were texted within 5. This was also over Labor Day weekend, when we thought we'd have to wait for hours to get in anywhere... We got beers from the bar and walked right...More

Thank IremK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unlike Petoskey Brewing Co., Beards is in great location in the heart of dowtown and Petoskey scenary. As a note, i would recommend being seated against the windows were you have nice views of the bay. Otherwise, the food was great (had the fries and...More

Thank dragisa t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I hate to say it but the beer was not good and the poutine was terrible but the pizza was good. We live in a small town and our brewery's beers blows this place are of the water. The poutine tasted like frozen fries and...More

Thank wallmount
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 E Lake St, Petoskey, MI 49770-2411
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Emmet County  >  Petoskey
  • Phone Number: +1 231-753-2221
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At Beards Brewery, we are devoted to making great beer. Stop by to watch us brew and enjoy a pint or two.
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