Perrin Brewery

BEER AVG
3.82/5
Perrin BreweryPerrin Brewery
PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

5910 Comstock Park Dr NW
Comstock Park, Michigan, 49321-8256
United States

(616) 551-1957 | map
perrinbrewing.com

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Added by jbierling on 09-22-2012

BEER STATS
Beers:
81
Ratings:
3,323
Reviews:
515
PLACE STATS
Score:
93
Ratings:
135
Reviews:
29
Avg:
4.2
pDev:
8.1%
 
 
Taps:
9
Bottles/Cans:
0
Cask:
N
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Ratings: 135 |  Reviews: 29
Reviews by chromemittenman:
Photo of chromemittenman
2.2/5  rDev -47.6%
vibe: 2.5 | quality: 2.5 | service: 2 | selection: 2 | food: 2

Visited 3 weeks after opening. It became apparent upon walking in, that they took notes from their former Founders brewing past and copied many of Founders qualities...seemed like a copy cat.

Tried a flight of the beers and 2 pints...average to below average. Their imperial stout was much below any expectations of an imperial stout such as Founders Imp Stout, Dark Horse, or Expedition Stout.

The place was packed, but I would estimate 90% of the people that were there the night I was there, would be just as happy with a Blue Moon as they would a high quality craft beer.

With so many solid offerings in the area with a much better atmosphere, menu, and locale, once is enough for me...unless, they really ramp it up. I overheard someone while I was there say, "I love this Strong Ale, it really tastes like Two-Hearted Ale". If that doesn't speak volumes to the low quality of the beers, I don't know what does.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of dmorgan310
3.9/5  rDev -7.1%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4

Photo of Michiganman2325
4.81/5  rDev +14.5%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5 | food: 4.75

Photo of BRami127
4.71/5  rDev +12.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5 | food: 4.25

Excellent selection of beers. No Rules may be their top beer, but they have many others that are just as good. Crowler and growler fills available. Food is very good as well. Just 15 minutes north of Grand Rapids, MI.

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Photo of lemmy187
4.28/5  rDev +1.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

This brewery was the highlight of our recent trip to Grand Rapids.....huge open space, huge bar, and lots of seating in an industrial space. Food was great....service was excellent. Nice selection of to-go beers coupled with a great taplist......featured OB and cigar city beers along with many perrin options.

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Photo of Phoodcritic
4/5  rDev -4.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of PrestigeWorldwide
4.45/5  rDev +6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of Tjb14
4/5  rDev -4.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Remmy800
4.65/5  rDev +10.7%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4 | food: 4.5

Photo of DOCRW
3.14/5  rDev -25.2%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3 | service: 3.75 | selection: 2.75

Photo of That_Bearded_Guy
4.34/5  rDev +3.3%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Photo of VaTechPhilly
4.31/5  rDev +2.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5

Photo of Scotty_Karate
3.8/5  rDev -9.5%
vibe: 3 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 3.75

Photo of Bethaz83
4.78/5  rDev +13.8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.75

Photo of SaisonRichBiere
3.91/5  rDev -6.9%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Giggy
4.54/5  rDev +8.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.75

Photo of Danielr26
4.1/5  rDev -2.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of tourdot
4.24/5  rDev +1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.5

Showed up not knowing what to expect and was really pleasantly surprised. The place has a great layout with a wide open bar, open dining area, private party area, and the shuffleboard table was a nice addition. We were seated immediately and our server took really good care of us. The selection was great. Most of their lineup was on tap and they also had bottles available of beer that wasn't on tap. I enjoyed the russian imperial stout, Lil Griz, Dark New Day, Blazin' Hotbox, and Black Goat. After eyeballing the neighbor's food, I ordered a burger and was happy I did; it was delicious. I was impressed with the layout of the taproom/brewery, the selection of beer, and the service. If your're nearby, I suggest stopping in.

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Photo of indianabeerman
4.35/5  rDev +3.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 3.75

Photo of LloydDobler
4.2/5  rDev 0%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

Didn't have food, but the staff were all knowledgable, from the host to the server and bartender. Really cool place that even offers shuffleboard, my favorite bar game!

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Photo of SourAddict
4.41/5  rDev +5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4 | food: 4.25

Photo of WesMantooth
3.85/5  rDev -8.3%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Photo of Dactrius
4.29/5  rDev +2.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of DanGeo
4.08/5  rDev -2.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of Billydoughnuts
4.71/5  rDev +12.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.5 | food: 5

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Perrin Brewery in Comstock Park, MI
3.82 out of 5 based on 3,323 ratings.
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