Founders Brewing Company

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3.98/5
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138,798 Ratings
Founders Brewing CompanyFounders Brewing Company
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery, Beer-to-go

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

(616) 776-1195 | map
foundersbrewing.com

Notes:
Mahou San Miguel has a 30% ownership stake since 2014.


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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BEER STATS
Beers:
108
Reviews:
32,936
Ratings:
138,798
PLACE STATS
BA Score:
4.54/5
Reviews:
322
Ratings:
1,108
pDev:
10.13%
 
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Ratings: 1,108 |  Reviews: 322
Photo of kamin1jl
4.66/5  rDev +2.6%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of bshemansky
3.75/5  rDev -17.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.25 | food: 4

Photo of Thirsty_In_Chicago
4.08/5  rDev -10.1%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 2.5

Photo of a_beckman25
5/5  rDev +10.1%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Nicest brewery I have ever been to. Food was great, design is second to none, and everyone knows how great the beer is.

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Photo of bhawk1
4.95/5  rDev +9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

Photo of Kevinsmith_2015
5/5  rDev +10.1%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Photo of MachIPA
4.33/5  rDev -4.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of kzoobeerguy
5/5  rDev +10.1%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Photo of Doonzman
4.81/5  rDev +5.9%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5 | food: 4.75

Photo of Monkeyknife
4.69/5  rDev +3.3%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.75

Photo of avschmitt
4.63/5  rDev +2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4 | selection: 5 | food: 3.75

Photo of Eziel
4.95/5  rDev +9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5

Photo of Iamjeff6
4.5/5  rDev -0.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of jzuidema
4.58/5  rDev +0.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Photo of wwavtech
4.24/5  rDev -6.6%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Photo of Shaskins80
4.68/5  rDev +3.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.75

Photo of mickmanhattan
3.96/5  rDev -12.8%
vibe: 3.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of beeragate
3.35/5  rDev -26.2%
vibe: 3.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 2.5

Love this brewery ..... Obviously beer is their passion

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Photo of JonB25
5/5  rDev +10.1%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Great Experience, Great Food, Beer Selection was Superb

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Photo of southsidejoe8089
4.58/5  rDev +0.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of j_dombrowski
4.03/5  rDev -11.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3 | selection: 4.5

Photo of beerdedrinken
3.35/5  rDev -26.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3 | selection: 3 | food: 2.25

Service wasn't great but awesome atmosphere and good beer

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Photo of FaradayUncaged
4.8/5  rDev +5.7%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 4.25

Photo of BDeibs
4.39/5  rDev -3.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of ZanderMcKay
4.41/5  rDev -2.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Founders Brewing Company in Grand Rapids, MI
Brewery rating: 3.98 out of 5 with 138,798 ratings