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  • 25 Ionia Ave., Grand Rapids, MI 49503
  • 11 a.m.-2 a.m. 7 days
  • 616-451-4677
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Sustainability at HopCat

We're serious about our role as conscientious business owners, constantly looking for ways we can be better stewards of our environment. We recycle or compost most of our waste, reducing the amount of trash going to landfills and...


Join the CatPack or register your card


Join our new CatPack Loyalty Program, get cool swag, earn points toward free food and get free Crack Fries and a meal on your birthday just for signing up.

There are 3 tiers:

  • AlleyCat = Free, earn points with every food purchase, get free Crack Fries and a birthday meal just for signing up.

  • FatCat = $19.95/yr get 1 free order of Crack Fries per month (dine-in only, with any purchase), a special CatPack Pint glass and all the benefits of AlleyCat

  • HepCat = $99.95/yr get 1 free order of Crack Fries on every visit (dine-in only, with any purchase) plus a special CatPack T-shirt, pint glass and all other FatCat & AlleyCat benefits.

Which Cat are you? Enroll in the program online for automatic AlleyCat status, then upgrade to FatCat or HepCat on your next visit. Click here to sign up or register your card.

Find out more about the CatPack by clicking HERE.

HopCat Named Best Brewpub 5 Years in a Row

HopCat - Grand Rapids has won Best Brewpub in the nation 5 years in a row according to www.ratebeer.com. We are humbled and grateful for this acknowledgement. Cheers to five more!

Grandwich 2017 at HopCat GR

GR's favorite food event is back. Grandwich 2017 pits over 30 local restaurants against one another to find Grand Rapids' best sandwich. 

Public voting runs through July 21st. For a list of all participating restaurants click HERE.

Our entry, the Monsieur Le Chat is our take on a Croquet Monsieur. It equals ham, bacon, and fried egg salad on Parmesan & Swiss cheese-crusted sourdough. Then we top it off with our signature cheese sauce and pair it with Crack Fries. Bon Appétit, monsieur et madam.

Note: The Mr. Le Chat will also be our July Food Feature.