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US$8 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came in for a few beers and didn't end up staying for dinner. Great beer selection and all that we had were very good.. nice atmosphere and not too crowded so you can actually have a conversation, bartender was nice and helpful. We'll definitely...be back.More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haven’t been to Hopcat in awhile (during Covid time) but went to the Knapp’s Corner location last Sunday and it did not disappoint. Our family ordered a variety of apps and all were great especially the Cosmic aka Crack fries for those of us who...frequented there in years past. Brews were good as was the service. Will definitely be back and recommend this restaurant.More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 26 May 2021

A friend and I ventured out to the knapp corner hopcat to grab some drinks and food to catch up about her trip to Europe and I think we will be going somewhere else next time. The staff was really nice, but the fries were...really seasoned and were super peppery. I had one of there smash burgers and I would recommend going somewhere else. It didn't have much flavor and was dried out. But the star of the show was the moscow mule, but thats really hard to mess up.More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 17 May 2021

Took my wife to lunch at Knapp's Corner Hop Cat. Went for the Baja Fish Tacos and Cosmic Fries. Fries were great but I would recommend the Roasted Cauliflower Tacos over the Baji Fish - my wife agreed. We will be back

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 22 November 2020

I was very impressed with the covid restrictions. We had to wait outside until our table was ready. You come in one way and go out another. The tables were spaced out and paperless menus. My husband loved the beer he ordered and my drink...was fabulous. He ordered the double bacon burger with the cosmik fries. He loved it and ate it all! I ordered a salad and it was very fresh. We'll be back!More

Date of visit: October 2020
GuestRelationsBarFly, Marketing at HopCat, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2020

This is so great to hear! Thank you for your support!

Reviewed 15 August 2020 via mobile

We came to Grand Rapids on a visit from Southern Illinois. we met up with some friends from Boise that flew in and some friends that came in from California. We all enjoyed HopCat and loved the selection of food and beers. Customer service was...great and we would highly recommend.More

Date of visit: July 2020
GuestRelationsBarFly, Marketing at HopCat, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2020

Thank you for this kind review Robbon!

Reviewed 9 April 2020

The fries are the BEST fries that I have ever had! Visited GR from out of town, and all I ever want is the fries, now. Good selection of beers on tap and had good service as well.

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 2 March 2020

An interesting restaurant with an eclectic menu. Had the roasted red pepper and gouda bisque, which was amazing. Don't leave without trying the cosmic fries, they are out of this world. ;) Also had good burgers and a great chicken quesadilla. Would definitely go back.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 17 February 2020 via mobile

We are not City folk and it's obvious by our carhartts and boots. We were treated with nothing but rudeness and disrespect at a different local restaurant down the street. We left and walked into HopCat, hoping for a better experience. We were greeted and...sat immediately. Our waiter was friendly, attentive and knowledgeable about the menu and happy to answer any questions we had. My husband ordered a pulled pork sandwich, which was amazing! My sandwich was just ok, but I have some dietary issues and had to special order, which is no fault of the restaurant. But I appreciate that they were happy to help! Thank you HopCat for turning what started out as a bad night out, into a great dinner. Highly recommend!More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 7 February 2020

Try a beer you haven't heard of before. It's likely there will be at least a few...dozen :) The burgers are tasty, and they have a variety of flavorful options. Great spot to stop after a movie at the new theater.

Date of visit: January 2020
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20 November 2018|
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Response from LAShorty10 | Reviewed this property |
When in doubt always call the business!
2 April 2018|
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Response from Kimberly L | Property representative |
Hi. We accept limited reservations for parties of 8 or more, depending on time & day. We do use the NoWait app - you can check wait times and add your name to the list anywhere within a 10-mile radius of the restaurant. Hope... More
2 April 2018|
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Response from Robbin S | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not take reservations.
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Yes, HopCat offers takeout services.

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HopCat is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5