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Top 5 Best Bars In Grand Rapids

Visiting Grand Rapids means you're already in for a great time - and that also includes its vibrant nightlife! Whether you prefer fun and packed clubs where you can show off your dance moves, sports bars for quality viewing and drinking experience while rooting for your favorite team, or laid-back pubs with great drinks and a cool vibe, Grand Rapids has unique local bars to satisfy your tastes.

Here are the five best bars you can check out on your next visit to Grand Rapids:

Steel Cat Bar (616) 288-9632

Nothing completes your Grand Rapids trip like Steel Cat Bar! This bar offers daily happy hour & various mule cocktails in laid-back digs with an ice-topped bar & frosted taps., providing trademark drinks, sumptuous assortments of bar foods, and warm and friendly locals anyone can get along with. Stop by at 640 Bridge St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504 for a Grand Rapids experience you just can't miss out on.

Meanwhile Bar, Inc. (616) 233-1679

Just like their skillfully blended drinks and must-try dishes, Meanwhile Bar, Inc. mixes new and extraordinary style with timeless tastes. It's a Buzzing watering hole with art-adorned red walls, classic arcade games & outdoor tables, exciting to both young and young-at-heart crowds alike. Drop in at 1005 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506 and enjoy a fun night out!

Broadway Bar (616) 454-0565

Local patrons and stoked tourists have been coming to Broadway Bar for many years, enjoying its relaxed and friendly ambience-- along with its great selection of drinks, of course! Situated in the heart of Grand Rapids at 740 Broadway Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504, it offers you the special feel of Grand Rapids life while making you feel as though you're among long-time buddies.


With chill music, tasty bites, excellent beer, and refreshing cocktails, SIDEBARGR is Grand Rapids's hidden gem! This bar is a Classy, intimate bar serving a selection of seasonal, handcrafted cocktails, plus wine & beer. Check out SIDEBARGR at 80 Ottawa Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 for a good ol' time during your vacation. There's no better place to settle back and let your hair down!

SpeakEZ Lounge (616) 458-3125

The party spirit is alive and well in SpeakEZ Lounge! As one of Grand Rapids's most lively spots, this bar is Speakeasy-inspired lounge offering live music & New American eats, plus modern & old-time cocktails. For live shows from local music acts or even popular guests, exclusive events, and delicious drinks for all sorts of tastes, swing by 600 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503!

Nothing captures the sparkle and story of Grand Rapids like its local bars. So make your upcoming experience memorable by coming by and enjoying the good food, great drinks, and new friends - giving you anecdotes from Grand Rapids that you'll be talking about for a lifetime!

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