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Brewery Vivant

Not Rated.
Brewery VivantBrewery Vivant

Beer Stats:
Active Beers: 69
Beer Ratings: 2,449
Beer Avg: 3.8

Taps: 14 / Bottles:
Cask: N / Beer-to-Go: Y
BA SCORE
95
world-class

118 Ratings
Ratings: 118
Reviews: 51
rAvg: 4.27
pDev: 10.77%
$$ - reasonable
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

925 Cherry St SE
Grand Rapids, Michigan, 49506
United States
phone: (616) 719-1604

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @breweryvivant

Notes:
None, yet.

(Place added by: abaculy on 01-18-2011)
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Grand-Raggedy

Michigan

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

06-29-2014 21:21:43 | More by Grand-Raggedy
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vrbulldog22

Ohio

4.5/5  rDev +5.4%

06-29-2014 21:15:17 | More by vrbulldog22
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dieselboypunker


5/5  rDev +17.1%

06-21-2014 22:05:54 | More by dieselboypunker
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BUNZILLA

Indiana

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

06-21-2014 15:31:28 | More by BUNZILLA
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TheSamKuehn

Florida

4.75/5  rDev +11.2%

06-19-2014 15:45:06 | More by TheSamKuehn
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ExNihilo

Michigan

4/5  rDev -6.3%

06-10-2014 08:46:33 | More by ExNihilo
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Jameson_Daniel

Michigan

4.58/5  rDev +7.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 5 | $$

I love the ambiance of Brewery Vivant. It is quite literally the altar of Belgian style ales in the Midwest. Great staff, and the food here is to die for. Burgers with bacon ground into the meat, seriously. Break down your barriers, grab an open spot on a table and start enjoying great beer with like minded strangers.

06-09-2014 16:23:38 | More by Jameson_Daniel
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DoubleSimcoe

New York

4.11/5  rDev -3.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5 | $$

The wife and I visited Vivant on a Friday night after stopping at HopCat and Founders. We had a family-reunion dinner at Vivant, with eight or nine relatives. It took a while to get a table but when we did, we had a great time.

The place is beautifully decorated, small and a little loud. I like the communal tables- all of us sat at one large table and had great service. The food is damn good! Duck nachos are wow, and so is the pissaladiere (Provencal pizza). Charcuterie ain't bad but I've had better. Lots of quality stuff, and a great pair for the Belgian-style brews.

We all sampled a couple of different brews, including the Tripel, Solitude and Big Red Cocq and I enjoyed them. Sure, they weren't, like, the best or most mind-blowing Belgian-style beers I've ever had, but they are nice. Looking at the BA listings later on, though, I wish they had some of those barrel-aged brews, sours and imperial stouts...

I will definitely revisit next time I'm in Grand Rapids. This is a fun, different place.

06-07-2014 05:51:26 | More by DoubleSimcoe
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SamT

Iowa

3.75/5  rDev -12.2%

05-28-2014 17:39:49 | More by SamT
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AHeaston8

Ohio

4.25/5  rDev -0.5%

05-25-2014 21:43:49 | More by AHeaston8
Brewery Vivant in Grand Rapids, MI
95 out of 100 based on 118 ratings.