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Laughing Sun Brewing Co.

107 N 5th St, Bismarck, ND 58501-4026
+1 701-751-3881
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We wanted to visit the local brewery

We sat down at the bar. Our first true experience in North Dakota. There were 2 guys behind the bar... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2017
Amy J
via mobile
Cool place and great beers!

After lucking out with a very nice local restaurant find (Toasted Frog) we kept walking and found... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2017
cafcode
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Started in 2012, Laughing Sun Brewing Company is Bismarck, North Dakota's first brewpub. Located in the heart of the downtown district, Laughing Sun produces quality hand crafted American Ales and specialty beers. Local musicians are featured on Sun Stage every Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday. The work of local artists is exhibited on a three-month rotation on the Laughing Sun Artist's Wall. Food from local eateries, including Fireflour Pizza, is available in the brewpub. Hours are Monday - Thursday 4-midnight; Friday - Sunday 2-midnight.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“live music” (14 reviews)
“great beer” (6 reviews)
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107 N 5th St, Bismarck, ND 58501-4026
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+1 701-751-3881
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We sat down at the bar. Our first true experience in North Dakota. There were 2 guys behind the bar and one other guy ( we thought he was a customer). They were so friendly. We enjoyed the English---- something beer. Sorry. Then another female...More

1  Thank Amy J
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

After lucking out with a very nice local restaurant find (Toasted Frog) we kept walking and found these guys. What a bunch of great beer-guys running this little brewery. Being the self proclaimed IPA snobs that we try to be, we've fallen in love with...More

3  Thank cafcode
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for beer. Brought dogs to sit outside. Beer sampled very good and staff very friendly. You can order pizza or food from restaurant next door as it was very good too. Atmosphere was great. If you like good beer and are in Bismarck,...More

Thank TennNole
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I was walking down the street and just happened to walk in to the Laughing Sun Brewing Company. It was a friendly atmosphere, the service was great and the beer was delicious! Try the strawberry wheat you won't be disappointed!

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Reviewed 1 June 2017

Very popular with the local - and for good reason. Well done craft beers and friendly people.Sometimes hard to find a seat! Good luck and have fun!

Thank JackR46
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Relax while playing Yatzee and listen to a local band .... and sip wonderful brews! This delightful place refreshes!

Thank Carol S
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Superb brews with musical crews ranging from rock to blues. An ambiance that's good for your friends and you.

Thank Wannago55
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Stopped by on the hotel's recommendation and had a flight of beer here. Felt the variety of beer and quality was excellent. While not all types are for all people, this is a really good brew pub place.

Thank bostonpike
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Fun atmosphere! If there is live music, be aware you can't visit! :) Great place to hang out, have drinks. play a game or 2 with friends. Don't be shy, as you will probably share a large table with strangers tho! I think this is...More

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Thank Spankietoo
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love this place. The staff is incredible and their beer superb. They have live bands there frequently which is a bonus. If I had to find a negative is that when the live bands play it gets really loud. So if you plan...More

Thank Stlrsfan73
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