Grumpy Troll Restaurant and Brewery | Mount Horeb, Wisconsin
RateBeer
Places > United States > Wisconsin > Mount Horeb

Grumpy Troll Restaurant and Brewery
Exceptional based on 49 ratings
Type: Brewpub (see listing)

105 South Second St
Mount Horeb, Wisconsin United States 53572 [ print map ]
608 437 2739

thegrumpytroll.com

Hours: M-Thu 11AM-9PM, Fri-Sa 11AM-11pm, Sun 11AM-8PM


Mayor: nuplastikk (2) | Taps: 12 |


Grumpy Troll Restaurant and Brewery

Create a free account for these features:
Edit This Place | Add Event Here



Beer Available At Grumpy Troll Restaurant and Brewery (arranged by most recent)
Sprecher Black Bavarian 98, Grumpy Troll Spetsnaz Export Stout 97, Grumpy Troll Hoppa Loppa IPA 75, Grumpy Troll Spetsnaz Imperial Stout 84, Grumpy Troll Maggie Imperial IPA 88, Grumpy Troll Boreas , Grumpy Troll Rochester Rocket , Grumpy Troll Monksí Pride , Grumpy Troll North Star , Grumpy Troll Hopsburger Pils , Grumpy Troll Belsíconsin Ale , Grumpy Troll A&J Anniversary Ale , Grumpy Troll Captain Fred 25, Grumpy Troll Black Fjord , Grumpy Troll Smoky Troll Grštzer Brau
add beers to this location Sign in to add beer    |    Sign in to edit availabile beers    |    Print Shelftags    |    Customize Shelftags



49 reviews for Grumpy Troll Restaurant and Brewery
 Ambiance  79%
 Service  77%
 Selection  73%
 Food  73%
 Value  78%
 Overall  75%
 Rating  84%
90+
80
70
60
50-
Rating Distribution


66
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 9/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 13/20
AWISLguy  (78) Wisconsin | July 12, 2014
Just off the main drag in a kinda cool town, only 15 minutes from Madison. Not too big of a place; bar on main floor/pizza place upstairs. 12 taps of all GT beers. Shrug? Ones I had were solid to not great. Pizza was very good though. Hope to be back and given a chance, will go.
70
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 14/20
ck1  (49) Illinois | February 11, 2014
Been here several times, surprised I have not reviewed. Place is deceptively huge. I bet between upstairs and downstairs, they can fit about half the town. Bar has an interesting setup, and there are a few things to look at down there. Upstairs is the pizzeria, and I think a pool table and some video or pinball games. Service can be hit or miss, as some people that work there truly are grumpy. Beer is also hit or miss, and do not depend on their website to tell you what they have on tap, as it is rarely current. Be advised that there are no growler fills after 9 PM!!!! Worth coming here for the pizza though, so I will be back.
62
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 11/20
Braudog  (742) Glenville, Pennsylvania | July 8, 2013
Made a mid-afternoon stop on a Wednesday afternoon. The place was understandably somewhat empty. The service was OK, although our waitress couldnít wait for us to close out our tab so she could leave. The little bit of food we sampled was good, if a bit of American average. Same for the beer. I shared the ginormous sampler tray (they did offer a lot of different beer titles) with a friend, and none of the beers either offended or overly impressed, and the variance in styles was barely noticeable. The one I liked best earned a pint and a midling score. Average American brewpub tavern. (Brewery #609)
80
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
t0rin0  (1380) Do Not Resuscitate, California | July 8, 2013
Visited 10/9/2010. Pepsican says this place sucks now that the brewer left for Sweet Mullets but when I was there I enjoyed it. Might have to stop in again next month on the way to Madison.

Stopped in on a Saturday afternoon after stopping at New Glarus. This place is right on the edge of a quiet looking neighborhood and I could definitely see this being a neighborhood bar. Inside is clean and old looking, all wood. The bar is long and there was plenty of seating.

The bartender was very nice and prompt. He set me up right away with a sampler and answered my questions.

I had some pretty good beers (Curly and Freedom Forward) and a bunch of decent beers. The only bad beer was the Captain Fred.

With 12 taps going Iíd definitely return here if in the area as Iím sure theyíll always have something new to try.
96
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 10/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
Lou109  (1) , | March 6, 2013| Updated February 15, 2014
Love this place! Great Beer - I really like the Maggie IPA. Their burgers are from local beef and they taste fresh. Awesome.
80
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
Lemke10  (20) Waukesha, Wisconsin | August 17, 2012
My wife and I stopped in for lunch on a Saturday afternoon. There was about a 20 minute wait for seating but I enjoyed the decor while we waited. There is the pub and restaurant on the ground level and the pizzeria upstairs, both which will offer beer. Food was tasty, especially the grump chips! I did a little research and decided to try one of their better rated beers which was great and took home a 22oz bomber of another to enjoy. Small quaint little place but very clean and busy. Highly recommend.
90
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
imthebest  (77) , | July 26, 2012
Iíve been here twice and both times I got the full tasting flight. They brew a wide variety of brews ranging from humdrum to quirky to extreme. They do a lot of less-common styles you donít expect to see at a brewpub. Food is tasty but nothing special. Worth the slight detour between Madison and the New Glarus brewery for a beer-themed excursion, or if youíre in town for a craft fair or something.
68
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 10/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 12/20
XmnwildX12  (51) Farmington, Minnesota | July 7, 2012
Enjoyed a spot out on the patio, had a super friendly waitress as well. Ordered a beer flight with nachos and cheese curds. Nachos were awesome and the cheese curds, the beers however left me rather disappointed.
82
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 17/20
deyholla  (306) Oklahoma City, Oklahoma | April 7, 2012
Stopped in and quite enjoyed my visit. It appears there is an upstairs with a pizzaria that opens later, but I visited the main pub. Nice feel with friendly bar staff. The beer was above average with a few misses. Food was nice too! Definitely worth a stop with the opportunity to sample 12 beers.
78
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
arkurzynski  (75) Combined Locks, Wisconsin | November 1, 2011
Neat little place that fills up quickly on the weekends. I have been wowed and under-impressed with several of their beers. Food has generally always been exceptional. Friendly staff. Worth a stop if going through the area.

<< first< prev1-10next >last >>
What's Your Opinion?
Add your review


Checked In



Proximity Map

View Proximity Map
Print Travel Map

WiFi
Children
Patio
Proper Glassware
Seasonals
Real Ales
Singles
Growlers
Edit Info | Add an Event  
Copyright © 2000-2014,
RateBeer LLC. All rights
reserved.
about us
About RateBeer
FAQ
Contact/Feedback
New Beers
add
Advanced Search
Add A Beer
Add A Brewer
Add A Place
membership
Log In
Edit Personal Info
Premium Membership
Your Messages
the best
100 Beer Club
The Top 50