Founders Brewing Company

Founders Brewing CompanyFounders Brewing Company

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

235 Grandville Ave SW
Grand Rapids, Michigan, 49503
United States

(616) 776-1195 | map

Monday - Saturday: 11am - 2am
Sunday: 12pm - 12am
Non-smoking Indoors, huge front porch for smoking. (heated winter room coming!)
Much larger room, with huge 25-seat custom mahogany bar.
Expanded Deli Menu and Hours:
Monday - Saturday: 11am-11pm
Sunday: 12pm-11pm
Store: 12pm-8pm
Live Music Thursdays and Saturdays featuring Stage, House PA and Sound
Pool Table, Real Dart Board, and Shuffleboard.

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Ales For ALS IPAAmerican IPA6.703.916-
All Day IPA (Coconut Flakes & Almond Extract)American IPA4.703.751-
All Day IPA With Amarillo And Simcoe HopsAmerican IPA4.703.9825-
All Day IPA With Bloody Mary StuffAmerican IPA4.703.013-
All Day IPA With Fresh PeachesAmerican IPA4.7041-
All Day IPA With Maple Extract And Toasted OakAmerican IPA4.7031-
All Day IPA With Mosaic HopsAmerican IPA4.703.822-
All Night IPAAmerican Black Ale4.104.0636-
Apple BLOSSomeFruit / Vegetable Beer4.703.828-
Apple Cinnamon Red's RyeAmerican IPA6.603.771-
Attack On RyeAmerican Double / Imperial IPA9.903.664-
B.A. CranAmerican Brown Ale11.604.210-
Barrel-Aged Honey StuffAmerican Pale Wheat Ale10.503.659-
Barrel-Aged Red's Rye IPARye Beer9.203.9380-
Barrel-Aged Summer SizzlerAmerican Malt Liquor12.003.948-
Berry Barry RoubaixFruit / Vegetable Beer5.004.115-
Bierstadt KolschKölsch5.904.114-
Big LushiousAmerican Double / Imperial Stout7.803.931,441-
Big Ula UlaAmerican Amber / Red Ale9.404.145-
BliS Blast All Day IPAAmerican IPA4.702.8565-
Boyl'r Mak'rAmerican Blonde Ale7.903.944-
Breakfast Stout - Cinnamon & Bourbon Soaked Vanilla BeansAmerican Double / Imperial Stout8.304.314-
Cascade Victory BrownAmerican Brown Ale4.703.583-
Cask Conditioned Curmudgeon With Figs And Macadamia NutsOld Ale9.804.382-
Centennial IPA Dry Hopped With Simcoe & Cascade HopsAmerican IPA?3.8623-
Centennial IPA With Bourbon-Soaked Oak ChipsAmerican IPA?41-
Centennial IPA With Bourbon-Soaked RaisinsAmerican IPA7.2041-
Centennial IPA With Green Tea AddedAmerican IPA?3.444-
Centennial IPA With Melon And Centennial HopsAmerican IPA?3.426-
Centennial IPA With Smoked Serrano PeppersFruit / Vegetable Beer7.203.831-
Cheef IPAAmerican Double / Imperial IPA9.004.2715-
Cheef IPA With Lime LeavesAmerican Double / Imperial IPA9.003.791-
Cheef IPA With Sumatra CoffeeAmerican Double / Imperial IPA9.0041-
Cheef IPA With Tequila-Soaked Oak Chips And Aji Panca ChilesAmerican Double / Imperial IPA9.004.241-
Cran-CubAmerican Porter?3.967-
Das RadikalAmerican IPA7.403.777-
Das Radikal IPAAmerican IPA8.004.4136-
Dirty Bastard - Maple Syrup, Cinnamon & Vanilla BeansScotch Ale / Wee Heavy?4.3620-
Dirty Bastard With Ancho Chiles And ChocolateScotch Ale / Wee Heavy8.503.941-
Dirty Bastard With Arbol And Tien Tsin PeppersScotch Ale / Wee Heavy?3.882-
Dirty Bastard With Bourbon Soaked Raisins And Vanilla BeansScotch Ale / Wee Heavy?4.2510-
Dirty Bastard With Bourbon-Soaked Apricots And GingerScotch Ale / Wee Heavy?3.754-
Dirty Bastard With Bourbon-Soaked Oak Chips And Liquid SmokeScotch Ale / Wee Heavy8.504.053-
Dirty Bastard With Cherry Extract And GingerRootScotch Ale / Wee Heavy8.503.791-
Dirty Bastard With Coconut FlakesScotch Ale / Wee Heavy8.504.013-
Dirty Bastard With Maple ExtractScotch Ale / Wee Heavy?4.334-
Dirty Bastard With MolassesScotch Ale / Wee Heavy?4.083-
Dirty Bastard With Peanut ButterScotch Ale / Wee Heavy8.503.612-
Dirty Bastard With PistachioScotch Ale / Wee Heavy8.504.181-
Dirty Bastard With SarsaparillaScotch Ale / Wee Heavy8.503.722-
Dirty Bastard With VanillaScotch Ale / Wee Heavy8.504.061-
Doublethink IPAAmerican Double / Imperial IPA9.903.9810-
Dry Hoped Pale NitroAmerican Pale Ale (APA)5.303.687-
Fab ColabEnglish Pale Ale5.103.7513-
Founders 10K IPAAmerican Double / Imperial IPA9.104.3135-
Founders All NightAmerican Black Ale4.103.9811-
Founders All Night Long DIPAAmerican Double / Imperial IPA9.504.232-
Founders AmberAmerican Amber / Red Ale6.003.582-
Founders Ambrosia TartFruit / Vegetable Beer9.004.652-
Founders American Black AleAmerican Brown Ale?3.9113-
Founders Apricot SwarmFruit / Vegetable Beer6.503.918-
Founders Apricot WheatFruit / Vegetable Beer?-0-
Founders Backstage Mosaic IPAAmerican IPA7.704.1624-
Founders Bad Habit Belgian QuadQuadrupel (Quad)9.803.64114-
Founders Bangin' Berry CreamFruit / Vegetable Beer5.503.654-
Founders Barrel Aged Black IPAAmerican Black Ale?4.5218-
Founders Barrel Aged Frangelic StoutAmerican Stout?3.9241-
Founders Barrel Aged Imperial Black AleAmerican Black Ale11.704.155-
Founders Barrel Aged Imperial StoutAmerican Double / Imperial Stout10.004.5341-
Founders Barrel Aged Main Guy MangoAmerican IPA8.603.9818-
Founders Barrel Aged Party StoutAmerican Double / Imperial Stout?4.2719-
Founders Barrel Aged Red's RyeRye Beer9.004.286-
Founders Barrel Aged Spite BlendAmerican Pale Ale (APA)8.10424-
Founders Barrel Aged Spite HabañeroChile Beer7.104.2120-
Founders Barrel Aged Spite PoblanoChile Beer7.003.9426-
Founders Barrel Aged Spite SerranoChile Beer7.003.417-
Founders Barrel-Aged Berserker 37American Black Ale7.704.033-
Founders Barrel-Aged PorterAmerican Porter9.004.2915-
Founders Barrel-Aged Spite GuajilloHerbed / Spiced Beer?3.8710-
Founders Belgian PaleBelgian Strong Pale Ale7.203.181-
Founders Belgian TrippleAmerican Double / Imperial Stout8.703.141-
Founders Belgian WheatWitbier4.503.231-
Founders Berry Cherry ThrillaFruit / Vegetable Beer5.004.1217-
Founders Berserker 37American Black Ale7.103.9122-
Founders Big FrootFruit / Vegetable Beer6.803.836-
Founders Bitter Ol' ManExtra Special / Strong Bitter (ESB)4.503.818-
Founders Black BiscuitOld Ale10.504.42257-
Founders Black SunshineDunkelweizen5.603.944-
Founders BockBock7.303.722-
Founders Bolt CutterAmerican Barleywine15.004.011,336-
Founders Boss Pale AleAmerican Pale Ale (APA)4.903.2911-
Founders Bourbon Apple Cream AleCream Ale8.003.4210-
Founders Bourbon Barrel Aged Reds RyeRye Beer?4.336-
Founders Bourbon Barrel Sumatra BrownAmerican Brown Ale9.604.6831-
Founders Bourbon Del NocheAmerican Black Ale7.504.2615-
Founders Bourbon Maple CeriseFruit / Vegetable Beer?4.571-
Founders Boyl'r Mayk'r (Barrel Aged Solid Gold)English Pale Ale7.403.74150-
Founders BraggotBraggot13.004.321-
Founders Brassworks AleAmerican Pale Ale (APA)6.003.63-
Founders BravoAmerican Double / Imperial IPA7.804.387-
Founders Breakfast Stout With Thai ChiliesAmerican Double / Imperial Stout8.304.419-
Founders Cascade HarvestAmerican IPA6.503.7918-
Founders Cashew Mountain BrownAmerican Brown Ale10.004.45133-
Founders Chamomile AleHerbed / Spiced Beer4.302.893-
Founders Chamomile KolschHerbed / Spiced Beer4.003.729-
Founders Charred Red's RyeRye Beer8.504.221-
Founders Cherry Java StoutAmerican Stout5.004.421-
Founders Cherry Pale AleFruit / Vegetable Beer7.103.6210-
Founders Cherry PorterAmerican Porter?4.344-
Founders Chocolate Rye PorterAmerican Porter5.504.572-
Founders ChocoPomAmerican Brown Ale8.304.143-
Founders Colombian Donkey StoutAmerican Stout6.504.4413-
Founders Corn Mountain BrownAmerican Brown Ale5.403.739-
Founders Cream AleCream Ale4.102.852-
Founders Cream Of The Rock Milk StoutMilk / Sweet Stout4.803.9853-
Founders Crimson DynamoAmerican Amber / Red Ale4.703.866-
Founders Crystal Rye PersuasionRye Beer6.904.115-
Founders CSX Cashew Brown AleAmerican Brown Ale7.403.838-
Founders Curmudgeon's Better HalfOld Ale11.904.3977-
Founders Dave’s Not HereAmerican Amber / Red Ale9.104.3229-
Founders DeathWheatwine13.004.3418-
Founders Deca 10th AnniversaryAmerican Barleywine13.004.17102-
Founders Diamond Mountain BrownAmerican Brown Ale5.303.6221-
Founders Dirty DarknessScotch Ale / Wee Heavy8.504.1110-
Founders Dissenter Imperial India Pale LagerAmerican Double / Imperial Pilsner8.704.081,613-
Founders DoppelbockDoppelbock8.003.973-
Founders Double DirtyScotch Ale / Wee Heavy10.304.052-
Founders Double Dry Hopped Red's RyeRye Beer?4.2322-
Founders Dry Hopped Honey WheatAmerican Pale Wheat Ale6.003.357-
Founders Dumbo Head Wheat BeerAmerican Pale Wheat Ale6.004.1815-
Founders El Diablo Del NocheAmerican Black Ale8.104.222-
Founders Empire IPAAmerican IPA7.503.884-
Founders Experimental 7272American Pale Ale (APA)4.903.7512-
Founders Extra Pale AleAmerican Blonde Ale4.203.577-
Founders Faux-liner WeisseBerliner Weissbier3.203.495-
Founders Fest WheatAmerican Pale Wheat Ale?3.8834-
Founders Float Down StreamKölsch?-0-
Founders Foreign Spy RyeRye Beer7.203.976-
Founders Frangelic Mountain BrownAmerican Brown Ale9.003.961,189-
Founders Froot KissileAmerican Pale Wheat Ale5.403.774-
Founders Furniture City Stock AleEnglish Brown Ale6.703.84104-
Founders Galactic AleAmerican Pale Ale (APA)5.003.9914-
Founders Galaxy Oat IPAAmerican IPA6.104.216-
Founders Ginger CrusherFruit / Vegetable Beer5.603.446-
Founders Gold Dust WomanEnglish Pale Ale7.903.3826-
Founders Gold SunshineAmerican Pale Wheat Ale5.6031-
Founders Grand Moff Imperial Black IPAAmerican Double / Imperial IPA8.804.0913-
Founders Grand Rapids StoutAmerican Stout6.504.1933-
Founders GruitScottish Gruit / Ancient Herbed Ale6.203.4716-
Founders HefeweizenHefeweizen?3.634-
Founders Holé MoléAmerican Stout4.503.577-
Founders Homegrown Spite (Mild)American Pale Ale (APA)5.403.4120-
Founders Honey RyeRye Beer5.604.121-
Founders Hop Spit Punk Rock IPAAmerican IPA7.104.298-
Founders Hop SunAmerican Pale Wheat Ale6.503.51-
Founders Imperial Breakfast StoutAmerican Double / Imperial Stout9.304.212-
Founders Imperial Brown AleAmerican Brown Ale9.104.062-
Founders Imperial IPAAmerican Double / Imperial IPA9.904.3911-
Founders Imperial Java StoutAmerican Double / Imperial Stout?4.073-
Founders InfiltratorAmerican Double / Imperial IPA10.804.2730-
Founders Inspired Artist Black IPAAmerican Black Ale7.504.11209-
Founders International Breakfast StoutAmerican Double / Imperial Stout9.804.65-
Founders Kaiser CurmudgeonOld Ale10.804.26124-
Founders KBS: Special Reserve (Devil's Cut)American Double / Imperial Stout15.204.5924-
Founders Kentucky Breakfast Stout (KBS) W/ Vanilla BeanAmerican Double / Imperial Stout11.204.66-
Founders Lazy DazeAmerican Pale Ale (APA)4.403.344-
Founders Local Hive Honey WheatAmerican Pale Wheat Ale6.103.541-
Founders Maple Mountain BrownAmerican Strong Ale11.004.0830-
Founders Melon Ballie & The Infinite RadnessAmerican Pale Wheat Ale6.303.6130-
Founders Midnite At The OasisAmerican Pale Ale (APA)5.403.4716-
Founders Mild Mountain BrownAmerican Brown Ale4.203.994-
Founders Mister E FrootFruit / Vegetable Beer7.403.9930-
Founders Misty Mountain Hop BrownAmerican Brown Ale7.703.8660-
Founders MPG IPA (Nitro)American IPA7.204.015-
Founders Nemesis 2009Wheatwine12.004.12701-
Founders Nemesis 2010American Barleywine12.004.1293394
Founders Newaygo County CherryFruit / Vegetable Beer7.004.0249-
Founders Nitro Expresso PorterAmerican Porter6.804.267-
Founders Nitro RübæusFruit / Vegetable Beer5.704.0189-
Founders Noble LagerAmerican Pale Lager4.902.743-
Founders Nutty Professor Nut StoutAmerican Stout4.204.481-
Founders Oak Aged Rye IPA 2014Rye Beer7.203.9242-
Founders Old World Brown PorterEnglish Porter5.503.44-
Founders Organic Pale AleAmerican Pale Ale (APA)?3.751-
Founders Panther CubAmerican Porter8.704.4789-
Founders Party PilsGerman Pilsener5.203.255-
Founders Peter Piper Peppered PaleAmerican Pale Ale (APA)5.203.557-
Founders Razz Pale AleFruit / Vegetable Beer7.004.522-
Founders Razzleberry StoutAmerican Double / Imperial Stout?4.355-
Founders Red Eye Amber AleAmerican Amber / Red Ale4.904.0512-
Founders Rogue LeaderRye Beer9.404.386-
Founders Rye Barrel Aged Rye StoutAmerican Double / Imperial Stout8.904.5612-
Founders Rye DeathWheatwine10.804.0824-
Founders Rye StoutAmerican Stout6.803.7415-
Founders Rye Whisky Aged PorterAmerican Porter9.004.3214-
Founders Sappy Slappy BastardScotch Ale / Wee Heavy9.504.2937-
Founders Scalawag Old AleOld Ale9.503.617-
Founders Scotch AleScotch Ale / Wee Heavy?3.9310-
Founders Session NoirAmerican Black Ale4.904.0514-
Founders Solid CentennialEnglish Strong Ale7.903.51-
Founders South Island IPAAmerican IPA6.104.155-
Founders Special Agent IPAAmerican IPA7.404.144-
Founders Spice Rack AttackAmerican Pale Ale (APA)5.402.423-
Founders SpiteChile Beer5.403.5867-
Founders Strong AleAmerican Strong Ale9.003.713-
Founders Summer BraggotBraggot7.303.041-
Founders Summer WitWitbier5.603.843-
Founders Super GoldAmerican Pale Lager5.403.845-
Founders Super SmoothAmerican Pale Ale (APA)?3.72-
Founders Supremo Mountain BrownAmerican Brown Ale8.704.1210-
Founders Sweet DarknessAmerican IPA?4.364-
Founders Sweet ReputeWheatwine12.604.191,103-
Founders Swish Mountain BrownAmerican Brown Ale?3.183-
Founders Syrup Del NocheAmerican Black Ale7.504.4914-
Founders SZRP Of DoomAmerican Double / Imperial IPA11.004.5218-
Founders Tealow Chai BrownAmerican Brown Ale5.403.8410-
Founders The ChronicAmerican Pale Ale (APA)5.204.0928-
Founders Triple DAmerican Double / Imperial IPA?4.162-
Founders TroisEnglish Bitter3.004.12-
Founders Vanilla PorterAmerican Porter6.503.745-
Founders Vertigo Winter WheatAmerican Pale Wheat Ale5.603.584-
Founders WeizenbierAmerican Pale Wheat Ale5.603.2720-
Founders White Sunshine WeissAmerican Pale Wheat Ale5.502.81-
Founders Workingman's IPAEnglish India Pale Ale (IPA)7.303.751-
Founders Workingman's Rye StoutEnglish Stout6.003.957-
Founders X-mas PorterAmerican Porter6.203.55-
Founders Yukon Cornelious Spiced AleHerbed / Spiced Beer6.253.917-
Frangelic Stout With Chocolate And CoconutAmerican Stout4.204.141-
Frangelic Stout With Cinnamon SticksAmerican Stout4.203.662-
Frangelic Stout With HabanerosAmerican Stout4.203.771-
Frangelic Stout With Madagascan Vanilla BeansAmerican Stout4.203.623-
Frangelic Stout With Maple ExtractAmerican Stout4.204.141-
Ginger KolschHerbed / Spiced Beer5.403.475-
Holly Jolly 2013Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy?4.762-
Hot Sauce Barrel-Aged IPAAmerican IPA7.003.492-
Huggy's NuggsAmerican Double / Imperial IPA8.403.9111-
Imperial Stout With Coffee Beans And Maple BaconAmerican Double / Imperial Stout10.504.511-
KBS Cran BlastAmerican Strong Ale11.203.039-
Louisville CommonCalifornia Common / Steam Beer4.103.52-
Lucid UnityFruit / Vegetable Beer5.003.723-
Maple Barrel Aged Black IPAAmerican Black Ale?4.667-
Michigan Brewers Guild DIPAAmerican Double / Imperial IPA8.003.459-
Michigan Brewers Guild Grand CrewSaison / Farmhouse Ale?4.121-
Mo PaleAmerican Pale Ale (APA)6.403.791-
Moon DogTripel6.503.171-
Mosaic Promise With Chinook HopsAmerican IPA5.504.11-
Mosaic Promise With Hull Melon HopsAmerican IPA5.504.421-
Mosaic Promise With Toasted CoconutAmerican IPA5.503.675-
Night Of The Living RedAmerican Amber / Red Ale5.103.8811-
Nitro Frangelic StoutAmerican Stout4.204.1118-
Nitro T8R StoutAmerican Stout5.403.759-
Philogynist (Fermenta Collaboration)American Pale Wheat Ale?3.558-
Porter In Da MoonlightAmerican Porter6.603.888-
Porter With Amaretto And ApricotsAmerican Porter?4.252-
Porter With Black Walnuts And Bourbon-Soaked Oak ChipsAmerican Porter?4.52-
Porter With Bourbon Oak Chips, Chocolate And Bourbon Seared Vanilla BeansAmerican Porter?4.52-
Porter With Bourbon Oak, Chocolate And RaisinsAmerican Porter6.504.332-
Porter With Bourbon-soaked Raisins And CinnamonAmerican Porter?4.173-
Porter With Cashews And GingerAmerican Porter?42-
Porter With Chocolate And Coconut ExtractAmerican Porter?4.272-
Porter With Cinnamon And Thai Chili PeppersAmerican Porter?4.173-
Porter With Coffee, Cinnamon, Cardamom, Clove And Black PepperAmerican Porter6.504.191-
Porter With Coffee, Cocoa, Red Raisins, And CinnnamonAmerican Porter6.504.085-
Porter With Dark Chocolate And Vanilla BeansAmerican Porter?4.134-
Porter With Fresh Roasted Guji CoffeeAmerican Porter6.504.191-
Porter With Maple ExtractAmerican Porter?4.252-
Porter With PistachioAmerican Porter6.003.751-
Porter With Smoked Serranos And Strawberry ExtractAmerican Porter6.503.961-
Porter With Toasted AlmondsAmerican Porter6.503.822-
Porter With Vanilla BeansAmerican Porter?4.423-
Project PAMAmerican Black Ale10.804.21,037-
PumpkinmudgeonPumpkin Ale12.904.2417-
Red's Rye IPA With Bourbon-Soaked Oak ChipsRye Beer?3.673-
Red's Rye IPA With Chocolate And Thai ChilesRye Beer6.603.771-
Red's Rye IPA With Mosaics, Galangal, Orange Powder And All SpiceRye Beer6.603.941-
Red's Rye IPA With Orange ExtractRye Beer?42-
Red's Rye IPA With Tongan Vanilla And Aji Panca ChilesRye Beer6.603.771-
Ruby Crystal AleAmerican Amber / Red Ale4.103.632-
Ruby Crystal Mandarina With Lemon Extract And Kaffir Lime LeavesAmerican Amber / Red Ale?41-
Ruby Crystal Mandarina With Orange Peel PowderAmerican Amber / Red Ale?3.564-
Ruby MandarinaAmerican Pale Ale (APA)4.603.516-
Rye DeathWheatwine10.803.18-
Sarsaparilla PorterAmerican Porter?44-
Session StoutAmerican Stout5.003.896-
Smoked PorterAmerican Porter8.004.07348-
Spike CutlassAmerican Barleywine12.004.4636-
Spruce SpringsteenAmerican Amber / Red Ale6.103.958-
Sweet Repute XXXWheatwine12.604.222-
The SchwarzSchwarzbier5.103.673-
Untombed AleScottish Gruit / Ancient Herbed Ale4.502.6313-
Velvet RevolutionEuro Pale Lager5.803.717-
WaterGranatePomeMelonFruit / Vegetable Beer5.203.6510-

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