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The Ruse

Closed Now: 4:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Open today: 4:00 PM - 10:15 PM
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Great fun with a few surprises

Our family (kids ages 20, 22, 24) went to the Ruse Escape Room over the holiday and completed the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mamathoma
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Ada, Michigan
Great Team Building Exercise!

We had a team of 8 people from work and the staff did a phenomenal job of making us feel at home... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Ruse offers a new form of high-energy active entertainment. Our goal is to engage our guests in interactive fun by building aesthetically immersive worlds that tell a story. The premise is this: Your team will race against the clock (60 minutes...more
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25 Division Ave S, Suite 125, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4229
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family (kids ages 20, 22, 24) went to the Ruse Escape Room over the holiday and completed the Trophy Room. The décor of the room was fabulous- interesting with a lot of detail. There were windows so you never felt closed in. The clues...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a team of 8 people from work and the staff did a phenomenal job of making us feel at home and making it a blast! The host/guide was in a control room so was able to guide you if need be but was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank truspartan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So I've been to multiple escape rooms and The Ruse by far is the best. The puzzles involved in the Ruse REQUIRES teamwork. It would be impossible to do by yourself whereas at other escape rooms team work isn't necessary. Can't wait to go again!...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kaitlarson
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Not gonna lie, my anxiety was a bit high walking into the building. The whole idea that I’m trapped in a room was unnerving... at first. 🤭 But! The hosts were laid back, accommodating, hilarious, and engaging. The entire scenario was so well thought out...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

A THRILLING experience!! I took my 13 year old daughter and friend and we had a BLAST! So much so, that we returned an hour later to do the second escape room. The attention to detail is phenomenal. We can’t wait to return again with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

I've been to 9 or 10 escape rooms in Michigan and this is for sure top 2, if not tied for first. For sure the best in GR. The variety of different puzzles and mechanics are what set it apart. You can tell the owner...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank FarAway34099487596
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Our group had great time even though we did not succeed in getting out. Would recommend and would like to try the other rooms.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank usmc6567
Reviewed 30 September 2018

If you like solving puzzles, this is a fun activity. The staff here is very friendly and professional, and the facility is the perfect venue for escape room fun.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ed S
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

I went for my bachelor party and we had a really good time. The service was great and had a fun relateable guy helping us. The room was a lot of fun, very intricate and detailed, and was well-paced so that we weren't bored or...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Drew W
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Went with a big group of friends. Very fun, really challenging, good memories. I will be back to try another room.

Date of experience: August 2018
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