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HopCat

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BA SCORE
100
world-class

315 Ratings
Ratings: 315
Reviews: 194
rAvg: 4.59
pDev: 9.37%
Active Beers: 34
Beer Ratings: 195
Beer Avg: 3.81
Taps: 48
Bottles: 150
Cask: Y
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

25 Ionia SW
Grand Rapids, Michigan, 49503
United States
phone: (616) 451-4677

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @hopcatgr

Notes:
Rated #3 Beer Bar on Planet Earth by Beer Advocate magazine.

Hours 11:30 AM - 2 AM seven days a week.

In-house brewing system up and running as of January 2009.

Large outdoor patio open year-round.

(Place added by: hopcatgr on 01-06-2008)
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4.25/5  rDev -7.4%

BigTuna1066, Jun 13, 2014
Photo of TheSamKuehn
4.76/5  rDev +3.7%

Long overdue review from one of the best beer bars in the country I've ever been too. Right up there with Churchkey in DC for anyone familiar with that establishment. My first visit was during KBS release 2013. It was such a great experience I remember it that well even to this day. First of all HopCat had one of the best draft beer lineups I've ever seen. Tons and tons of great MI breweries and not just the big boys. Lots of smaller MI breweries which was awesome to sample so many breweries in one place. The service was more than I could've reasonably expected. Emily was our server. My sister and I were there every night of our 4 night visit to GR and Emily was there each night to help us. She went above and beyond in explaining the different offerings with really great information about some of the beers. Very, very impressed and I will stop in every time I am in the area.

TheSamKuehn, Jun 13, 2014
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5/5  rDev +8.9%

BcOneSeven, Jun 11, 2014
Photo of Jameson_Daniel
4.5/5  rDev -2%

HopCat is my favorite brewpub and they have fantastic food to match their impressive beer list. Crack fries are a must, but you cannot miss on this menu - I personally recommend the Sloppy Joe's. Best place to be to enjoy a worldwide variety of beer in Grand Rapids.

Jameson_Daniel, Jun 09, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +3.5%

jmich24, Jun 09, 2014
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4/5  rDev -12.9%

spark3148857, Jun 07, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev -2%

SamT, May 28, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -7.4%

GRG1313, May 23, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +3.5%

Supergenious, May 20, 2014
Photo of NewGlarusFan
4.64/5  rDev +1.1%

Came here on Mother's Day. It was very accommodating.

Our server was excellent and very good.

Beer selection was fantastic.

Food was a little salty for my taste, but nonetheless very well.

This place is worth every penny.

Great times at HopCat I can't wait to return!

NewGlarusFan, May 12, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -7.4%

gradergator, May 11, 2014
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5/5  rDev +8.9%

nikolep, May 09, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -7.4%

Fargrow, Apr 28, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev -2%

amishbooze, Apr 12, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +3.5%

BeerdedHophead, Apr 11, 2014
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3/5  rDev -34.6%

vinny21bal, Mar 29, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +3.5%

linnymtu, Mar 25, 2014
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5/5  rDev +8.9%

GRFounder, Mar 25, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -7.4%

SourAddict, Mar 22, 2014
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4.5/5  rDev -2%

dmorgan310, Mar 20, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev -7.4%

KevinL, Mar 20, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +3.5%

StoutHunter, Mar 19, 2014
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4.75/5  rDev +3.5%

leprechaunandfatman, Mar 14, 2014
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5/5  rDev +8.9%

Stu_Grimson, Mar 13, 2014
HopCat in Grand Rapids, MI
100 out of 100 based on 315 ratings.