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Grand Rapids Brewing Company

) #26 of 772 Restaurants in Grand Rapids ££ - £££ American, ,
1 Ionia Ave SW, SW Suite 1, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4194
+1 616-458-7000
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 Ionia Ave SW, SW Suite 1, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4194
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1 - 10 of 308 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great beer choices and fair prices. We had the brewers sampler yummy. Service and food quality are top notch

Thank steve r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review needs a bit of a back story. My bachelor party was this past Saturday and our first stop of the night was Hop Cat. My friend awkwardly tripped on a fire hydrant when he exited our limo and the doorman denied us entry...More

Thank Jordan H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beer was ok...I like stout beer and the GRBC was good. Nothing different from most Micros. The atmosphere is typical downtown atmosphere. Went there prior to a Griffins game and told the server we were on a time to get to the game...he brought our...More

Thank redwinguno
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've had bad experiences here before but thought I'd give them another chance. That was a mistake. Like before, the servers here were beyond rude. We tried 5 or 6 beers and none of them were even average. The only redeeming quality is their food,...More

Thank Nate D
Chris K, Owner at Grand Rapids Brewing Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Nate, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. I'd like to look into what happened during your visit. We pride ourselves in providing great service and have recently refined many of our beer recipes, which have been receiving good reviews elsewhere. I'm sorry...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Came her on Friday May 12 after a day of traveling. Wait was short and service was fine. Menu seems a little limited, but was adequate. Beer was cold and delicious. Good was fine, not great. Had the smoked pig (pulled pork) and it was...More

Thank Mbroad58
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Visited twice with my fiancé during a weekend getaway. The first was during the day while we were brewery hopping, our bartender was super friendly and very knowledgable on the different beers and made some great recommendations, one which turned out to my finance's favorite...More

Thank TrixieP62
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The location is perfect, beer quality is on par with Grand Rapids' legendary Beer City status, incredible food, and the atmosphere fits almost any social situation in which one could find themselves. Have also visited for their brunch - 10/10

Thank David S
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I like the vibe of this place and thought it was very cool. But I will rate it only on the beer and service as we didn't eat, though they do have food The service was very friendly, and we were well taken care of...More

Thank Rob H
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Husband and I visited the brewing company by chance as we had planned to visit a pub around the corner, but the wait at that pub was nearly one hour with zero standing room to wait. It being cold and windy out, we ducked into...More

Thank Rebecc S
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Just stopped in for a few beers before heading to 20 Monroe for a show. It was packed but got a seat quickly.

Thank Amanda D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 00:00
15:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ionia Ave SW, SW Suite 1, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4194
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-458-7000
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