HopCat | Grand Rapids, Michigan
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World Class based on 133 ratings
Type: Brewpub (see listing)

25 Ionia Avenue SW
Grand Rapids, Michigan United States 49503 [ print map ]
616 451 HOPS

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Hours: 1130am - 2am Daily

Mayor: b3shine (4) | Taps: 49 | Bottles: 150


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Beer Available At HopCat (arranged by most recent)
HopCat The Rapture 74, Round Barn Raisin Hell , HopCat An IPA With A Cat Name , HopCat Dunkel Fester , HopCat Contains Deez , HopCat Football Saison , HopCat Ray John , HopCat Stardust Pilot , Brewery Vivant Tropical Saison 68, Green Flash Soul Style IPA 96, HopCat Ray Jing , HopCat Life Gave Me Lemons , HopCat Fox Widdett , HopCat Light Side of the Sun , HopCat IWCB Unite Ale , HopCat Meow or Never , The Livery Bourbon Barrel Aged Batch 600 85, Bells Oarsman Ale 47, Thirsty Dog Bourbon Barrel Aged Orthus 75, Latitude 42 Lilikoi Wheat
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133 reviews for HopCat
 Ambiance  88%
 Service  82%
 Selection  91%
 Food  78%
 Value  79%
 Overall  87%
 Rating  99%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
Arcanor  (48) Quebec | July 29, 2014
On November 2013, the place was crowded, service was slow, the selection was nice but a bit pricy. Every time someone was getting out or in we were freezing big time, so we move further near the bar and there we were losing an once of our precious liquid every time some one was passing by. So we went somewhere else.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
shrubber85  (292) Greenville, Indiana | July 28, 2014
Great old building with huge selection of draft beers and bottles - local, national, and international beers. Service was insanely quick sitting at the bar - there were a dozen people behind the bar buzzing back and forth - you donít have to wait long. A well-deserved reputation.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
dmschefke  (51) Macomb, Michigan | July 28, 2014
Great place to get a brew downtown with equally great burgers. Ambiance is great, but packed every time I have ever been there. Nice selection of beers, but their personal beers have been spotty availability at best from my experience.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
Atom  (175) Minneapolis, Minnesota | June 13, 2014
Right down town near Founders. House brew was really nice with a very impressive tap and bottle list. Food was very tasty and service was on top of everything. We sat outside because it was hopping inside. Would have liked to have stayed longer but after 4 days and 11 breweries Iím a little beered out.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
emacgee  (62) Chapel Hill, North Carolina | June 13, 2014
This was a cool spot to check out.Slammed due to NHC but still got good service from friendly people. Sweet ass bar stools too, coolest Iíve sat sat on. Good selection with a lot of locals and some house made offerings. Had a good burger too.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 3/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 12/20
Satanica  (1) , | June 10, 2014
Service is atrocious. Been there multiple times with varying groups of people and every experience except one was poor. Usually they have a good selection of beer on tap and the food is good but thatís not enough to make me want to go there any more than I already have. Quite a shame considering the potential.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
spycow  (56) Illinois | June 7, 2014
Visited on a trip to Grand Rapids. Large bar with seating inside and outside. Large tap list of their own beers plus many MI locals. Constantly rotating tap list and a solid bottle list. The food was not my cup of tea or for many of us at the table that day. The selection was great and the fact you can do tasters make it even better to try a bunch of new locals. Overall, a brewpub I would frequent if in that area for the beer more than the food but worth the visit regardless. Recommended.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
swoopjones  (312) Buffalo, New York | May 11, 2014
great place, great atmosphere, solid draft list, house beers were very good, solid big bottle list. short walk from Founders....go here
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
shannon_c  (12) evansville, Indiana | May 3, 2014
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
Bendrixian  (68) Canadiana, Ontario | March 13, 2014
Amazing place in nice town! Awesome happy hour 2 -4pm. fun beers with a great knowledgeable staff that love their beer. Great regional craft selection!

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