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Bars & Restaurants

New GR beer garden to celebrate sustainability, Michigan outdoors
2 years ago

New GR beer garden to celebrate sustainability, Michigan outdoors

GRAND RAPIDS — What do dilapidated buildings, shipping containers and craft beer all have in common?

The Sovengard.

Grand Rapids’ first official outdoor beer garden is slated to open late …
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Ada Pour House combines quality product with craft methods
2 years ago

Ada Pour House combines quality product with craft methods

The Ada Pour House Gastropub has already developed the moniker ‘The People’s Pub’ in the small town of Ada, and the pub isn’t scheduled to even open until today.

Despite that, …
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HopCat Detroit opens with record-breaking 120 Short’s taps
2 years ago

HopCat Detroit opens with record-breaking 120 Short’s taps

DETROIT – Craft beer officially arrived in Detroit this weekend with the grand opening of HopCat in Midtown.

The bar’s delayed, but carefully crafted opening time of 11 a.m. on …
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Grand Rapids Italian restaurant embraces craft beer
3 years ago

Grand Rapids Italian restaurant embraces craft beer

Let me be frank. I know I can get good craft beer almost anywhere in this town, especially during Cool Brews. Hot Eats. I’m not at Amore Trattoria Italiana for …
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Cygnus 27 embraces the Cool Brews. Hot Eats. lifestyle
3 years ago

Cygnus 27 embraces the Cool Brews. Hot Eats. lifestyle

Cool Brews. Hot Eats. is taking over Grand Rapids.

You’ll find Michigan craft beers and on point food pairings at the most unlikely of places — like the top of …
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One Eyed Betty’s Barrel-Aged Beer Week rings in terrible twos
3 years ago

One Eyed Betty’s Barrel-Aged Beer Week rings in terrible twos

FERNDALE — The “terrible twos” are typically a hectic and dreadful time for most parents. Unless, of course, your child is a craft beer bar. 

One Eyed Betty’s celebrated its …
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HopCat celebrates sixth anniversary, looks to the future
3 years ago

HopCat celebrates sixth anniversary, looks to the future

GRAND RAPIDS — A line was forming outside on the morning of HopCat’s sixth anniversary, but owner Mark Sellers was concerned first of all with the crowd inside.

“When we …
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ArtPrize: A beer lover’s guide to Grand Rapids
4 years ago

ArtPrize: A beer lover’s guide to Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS — If past years are any indication, ArtPrize will once again be a huge success in the city of Grand Rapids.

Enter breweries and craft beer bars into …
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