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Bell's Brewery, Inc.

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Bell's Brewery, Inc.Bell's Brewery, Inc.
BEER AVG
3.81/5
Based on:
115 Beers
83,470 Ratings
Place Score: 97
Ratings: 613
Reviews: 207
rAvg: 4.35
pDev: n/a
Taps: 20
Bottles: 12
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: Y
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

355 E. Kalamazoo Ave.
Kalamazoo, Michigan, 49007-3807
United States
phone: (269) 382-2332

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @bellsbrewery

Notes:
Place added by: BeerAdvocate

Bell's does not sell growlers of their beer at the Eccentric Café & Beergarden.

Bell's does sell growlers at their General Store.
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Ratings: 613 | Reviews: 207
Reviews by kylehay2004:
Photo of kylehay2004
4.1/5  rDev -5.7%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 5 | service: 3 | selection: 5 | food: 2.5

When it comes to beer taste and selection, Bell's is one of my personal favorites and I am rarely disappointed. I was let down by the fact that they were cash only and the ordering system for food was cumbersome. The facility was so-so though I enjoyed the homebrew store directly attached to the brewpub which was something I haven't seen yet. It was pretty busy at the bar and I didn't always get served quickly but it was worth the wait. I guess customer service and the fact that food selection seems as though it was added as an after thought. But overall, the beer and excellent selection will be me coming back.

More User Reviews:
Photo of bassfishingguy
4.69/5  rDev +7.8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

We decided to make a day trip to Bell's being that we've never been here and live about 40min NE. We really like atmosphere of the place and the number of offerings. The food was pretty good as well. We split the brisket sandwich and the 'crack' appetizer.

I was a little bummed that Expedition wasn't on tap anymore as I really like it, but they had plenty of other solid choices that I hadn't previously had. We will definitely be back.

Photo of teddibrewski
4.41/5  rDev +1.4%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4

Photo of streeter
4.88/5  rDev +12.2%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 4

Photo of BDeibs
4.19/5  rDev -3.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 5 | food: 4

Photo of jjwisenheimer
5/5  rDev +14.9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Photo of Hippity-Hoppity
4.88/5  rDev +12.2%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 4

Photo of andywelp
4.66/5  rDev +7.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 4 | selection: 5

Photo of puftdank
3.49/5  rDev -19.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.25 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of lemmy187
4.1/5  rDev -5.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3.75

Photo of teamwiggum
3.5/5  rDev -19.5%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.5 | food: 3.5

Photo of MSEGUIN
3.93/5  rDev -9.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Photo of core42
4.58/5  rDev +5.3%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 4 | selection: 5 | food: 3.75

Food is really good but not a lot of options right now. They are expanding to include a new, full kitchen area which will change my food rating.
They always have tons of beer options including a lot of brewery only selections

Photo of MFauver35
4.46/5  rDev +2.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4

Photo of PA-Michigander
4.17/5  rDev -4.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of JDoHo
4.81/5  rDev +10.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5 | food: 3.75

Photo of BryanA
4.06/5  rDev -6.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of Jeffrey84
3.85/5  rDev -11.5%
vibe: 2 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3.75

The brewery was under construction when I went. Really killed the vibe and overall experience.

Photo of mluchies
4.66/5  rDev +7.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4

Photo of Tarabeth
4.83/5  rDev +11%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

Always a nice place to go hang out and see live music, especially in the summertime.

Photo of Schmuckles
4.15/5  rDev -4.6%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Suds_Suds
4.5/5  rDev +3.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Great selection of beers; had fresh Hopslam on tap. The bartenders were super friendly and the food selection was great. Very vegetarian friendly and much better than regular bar food.

Photo of aboyd87
5/5  rDev +14.9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

The staple brewery of Michigan. Any beer you drink from Bell's is consistent quality and enjoyable.

Photo of psweendogg
4.43/5  rDev +1.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of jasonpeckins32
4.35/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3.5

Nearly as good of a music venue as it is a brewery. A nice facility is split in 2 sides, one for dinner and great beer, and the other for great beer and good tunes. Good selection of their beers available. Its one of the go-to stops if you're ever in Kalamazoo.

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Bell's Brewery, Inc. in Kalamazoo, MI
97 out of 100 based on 613 ratings.