HopCat | Grand Rapids, Michigan
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World Class based on 130 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: alliance100 (5) | Taps: 49 | Bottles: 150


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Beer Available At HopCat (arranged by most recent)
Perrin Kill íem All , Perrin With Kindness , HopCat Chocolate Thunder , Right Brain Naughty Girl Stout 83, New Holland Dragonís Milk Reserve with Toasted Chilies 94, De Proefbrouwerij Sour Barrel #1 91, Jaden James Monkey Butter , Brewery Vivant / New Belgium Escoffier 92, Odd Side Ales Mayan Mocha Stout 97, Shortís Bourbon Aphasia 90, New Holland Incorrigible 96, HopCat Zugspitze Weizen 71, Vander Mill Anchoís Mamaís Cider , HopCat Cucurbita Nigra , HopCat Cosmic Autumn Rebelion 3.0 , Arbor Hot Haus Harvest , Clown Shoes Galactica IPA 97, Right Brain CEO Stout 94, Victory DirtWolf Double IPA 99, New Holland White Hatter 84
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130 reviews for HopCat
 Ambiance  88%
 Service  82%
 Selection  91%
 Food  78%
 Value  79%
 Overall  88%
 Rating  99%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
Atom  (109) 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  (37) 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  (310) 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  (58) 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!
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
hubermi12  (23) , | February 17, 2014
I gave low selection just because they dont brew a lot of there own beers. This is a great bar.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 17/20
alliance100  (11) Grand Rapids , Michigan | January 11, 2014
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 14/20
1FastSTi  (104) Glendale, Wisconsin | November 25, 2013
I visited here over the weekend on 11/23/2013. I was very let down. I really, truly donít understand how this place rates so highly. It was filled to the brim, loud as hell (making it difficult to have even the simplest of conversations), and the tap list really wasnít that impressive. We stayed for one beer and an appetizer. Although the loaded crack fries were excellent, thatís all we tried. The service was ok, but had to flag the waitress down a couple times. The beer prices were very reasonable. I guess I like the uncrowed gems instead...

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