Bellís Brewery, Inc./Bellís Eccentric Cafe | Kalamazoo, Michigan
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Bellís Brewery, Inc./Bellís Eccentric Cafe
Excellent based on 189 ratings
Type: Brewpub (see listing)

355 East Kalamazoo Ave
Kalamazoo, Michigan United States 49007-3807 [ print map ]
269 382 2332 | twitter | food menu | beer menu

Hours: M-W 11a.m.-12 a.m,TH, F-Sa 11am-2 a.m., Sun 12-12

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Beer Available At Bellís Brewery, Inc./Bellís Eccentric Cafe (arranged by most recent)
Bells Le Contrebassiste 85, Bells Cider , Bells Thruway IPA , Bells Planet Series: Mercury - The Winged Messenger 69, Bells Hopslam 100, Bells Eccentric Ale 98, Bells Downtowner Pale , Bells Boiling Pot Ale , Bells Planet Series: Jupiter - The Bringer of Jollity 92, Bells Midwestern Pale Ale 66, Bells Planet Series: Venus - The Bringer of Peace 43, Bells Winter White Ale 85, Bells Smitten Golden Rye Ale 87, Bells Special Double Cream Stout 99, Bells Java Stout 99, Bells Morning Mary Ale , Bells Brett Stout 48, Third Coast Old Ale - Traverse City Cherry 90, Bells Wheat Love Ale - Quince 71, Bells Dagger Stout 98
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189 reviews for Bellís Brewery, Inc./Bellís Eccentric Cafe
 Ambiance  81%
 Service  70%
 Selection  81%
 Food  70%
 Value  77%
 Overall  80%
 Rating  93%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
shannon_c  (12) evansville, Indiana | May 3, 2014
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
Arcanor  (48) Quebec | April 16, 2014
Went there at night and went back in the morning. Amazing ambience, nice decor, nice food and amazing beers !!! Weíll be back !
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 20/20
hubermi12  (23) , | February 17, 2014| Updated February 26, 2014
Best Brewery in Michigan. It has the best beer and a great atmospherre, also and awesome selection.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 17/20
CSO  (5) West Chicago, Illinois | January 30, 2014
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 12/20
OPIE788  (40) Ohio | December 7, 2013
Didnít like it here. They do have almost every beer the make on tap plus a few rare ones but the atmosphere seemed off. They also donít fill growlers. The bar tender was a cool guy and recommended some beer stores for us to check out that yielded some great finds. Iíll go beer shopping in Kalamazoo again but Iíll skip Bells.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
kjc51478  (35) Valparaiso, Indiana | November 30, 2013
Nice taproom at the breweryís downtown Kalamazoo location. The ambiance is a little manufactured, but still very fitting for a brewery. I especially liked the multiple rooms almost like a German biergarten. This feature provides a lot of space making even crowded days feel initmate. The beer offerings live up to the breweryís hype with Bellís normal selections as well as plenty of seasonals on tap. Prices are decent too with a nice option of either 12oz or 16oz glasses for most beers. This is definitely a nice stop on any brewery tour.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
jdb288  (85) Robbinsville, New Jersey | November 6, 2013
Love this place. If you are a Bellís fan, you canít do any better. The service is all from the bar - drinks and food. No big deal - go up and order your flights of beer, smoked brisket sandwich, and head back to one of the cozy tables. Love that they are trying out new beer here that you canít find in the stores. Just a great place and atmosphere.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
DutchHillbilly  (11) Mattawan, Michigan | October 26, 2013
Lots of selection. bad rating from me because of no servers, ordering food or drinks sucks. 1-2 people worker the counter most of the time. Time consuming to wait in line for ordering. Other than that, its clean, nice layout and relaxing atmosphere.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
BOSSbrewer  (109) Arkansas | October 12, 2013
Great place and very much worth the visit. They do flights and always have great things on tap. Food is really good, and their new place is just great. Picked up a few rare bottles in their shop also. Well worth the visit.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
valpoaj  (24) Valparaiso, Indiana | October 11, 2013
First time visit on trip to Dark Horse - been drinking the beer for ages, and probably been through Kalamazoo 50 times, but never stopped in. Ambiance is good - lots of tables, a bit dark in the evening (should have checked out the exterior a bit more) - went up into the loft area to enjoy brews and some food. Service was okay - maybe Iím lazy, but some semblance of table service would have been a nice touch...the íorder and pick up your owní idea seems okay for a starter brewery, and maybe Iím holding Bellís to an unfair standard, but this took things down a notch in my book. Selection of beers was great, and had plenty of things to sample which I had never had before...most of which were quite enjoyable (esp the Exp-Hop 2013-2). Food was pretty tasty as well. Value was fine for the food, but I thought the beer prices for a sampler were a bit steep. Good experience overall, but a bit overrated IMO (not the beer, but the rest)

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