Welcome to Beer City!
Craft breweries have taken the U.S. by storm in the last decade, and Grand Rapids hosts some of the leading beer connoisseurs. Nicknamed “Beer City”, Grand Rapids is home to legendary beer hotspots that will leave your taste buds tingling. Whether you are newcomer to the craft beer scene or a seasoned veteran, you have come to right place! Take guided a tour with Grand Rapids Beer Tours, or create your own adventure and explore all that Beer City has to offer on your own!
Grand Rapids Taplist
Raise your glass at one or many of the terrific brew pubs listed below. Each and every location serves mouthwatering brews and many also serve food! Plan your beer excursion in one of the country's most beloved brewing cities! Our taplist includes everything from nationally-renowned distributors to small startup microbreweries, so get ready to experience Grand Rapids beer culture in its fullest form.
Enjoy terrific beer just a few blocks from the Doubletree! Schmohz offers a variety of delicious ales and lagers that are sure to satisfy your taste buds.
Founders Brewing Co.
When beer enthusiasts think Grand Rapids, they think Founders. As the most sought out brewery in perhaps all of Michigan, Founders was the brewery that put Grand Rapids on the map. Take a sip of some of the best beer the state has to offer!
Hideout Brewing Company
Equip with a relaxing beer garden, Hideout is an excellent addition to the Grand Rapids beer repertoire. Hideout takes pride in its support of the local homebrew community, as well as experimentation in the brewing process. Prepare your palette!
Enjoy a taste of Belgian tradition! Brewery Vivant is a smaller brewery with a focus on bringing European brewery styles to the Grand Rapids scene, with a focus on contributing to local food commerce in addition to producing some of the tastiest beers in the city. Belgian and French style beers set this ale haven apart from other spots in Grand Rapids.
Grand Rapids Brewing Co.
A conglomeration of several different breweries coming together in 1893, Grand Rapids Brewing Co. began as the source of great beer to the city for years to come. If you are looking for some delicious tastings and a slice of Grand Rapids history, this is the place to be. Cheers to the origin of the city’s terrific beer culture!
Harmony Brewing Company
With two locations in Grand Rapids, Harmony Hall and Harmony East Town, you are sure to find a delicious choice on draft by this fantastic brewing company. Their kitchen menu sounds just as tasty as their beer list!
Bell’s Brewery, Inc.
While Bell’s Brewery is not located in the city of Grand Rapids, the stunning quality and selection of ales and lagers makes this Kalamazoo brew center a must-visit. The hike to the taproom is about an hour, but the eclectic selection of beer waiting for you will make the trip worth your while. With a restaurant onsite, a trip to Bell’s is perfect for an afternoon or evening outing!
B.O.B.'s is the home of many high quality brews. If you are looking to discover your next favorite style, check out the Finder feature on their site and use a helpful infograph to determine what you drink!
While HopCat may not be on the brewing side of the beer industry, it sure is a place of selection. With over 250 beers from around the globe, get ready to experience beer from various cultures and of many flavors.
Savor a glass at this brewpub located in an industrial park! While it may seem off the beaten path, their taplist is always circulating something tasty that you will not be able to find anywhere else in Grand Rapids!
Grand Rapids Brewery Hotel
Our hotel is the perfect lodging choice for beer lovers! Enjoy being so close to the breweries that have put Grand Rapids on the map. But the festivities don't end when you arrive. Our in-house restaurant Ganders boasts a great selection of Michigan craft beers that you are likely to find on your tasting excursion! Sip on a malty masterpiece from Founder's, New Holland, or Bell's in addition to our delicious cocktail menu. Cheers!