Photo via Instagram, Natalie Allen
The owners of the popular Grand Rapids craft beer bar HopCat recently announced plans to bring a 130-tap beer house to the Motor City.
“It will be our largest one yet,” says owner Mark Sellers, who manages the original HopCat, as well as a second branch in East Lansing.
Equipped with well over 100 handles and taking up some 11,000 square feet, HopCat Detroit will be home to the largest draft beer selection in the entire state of Michigan.
Sellers has yet to divulge the prospective location of the new hotspot, but he did say that a live-music venue would most certainly be included.
In addition to bringing HopCat to Detroit, Sellers also has plans to open up shop in other Midwest cities, including Ann Arbor, Chicago and Indianapolis.
HopCat Detroit plans an August 2014 opening.
We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Detroit Metro Times. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Detroit Metro Times, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.
Email us at email@example.com.
Support Local Journalism.
Join the Detroit Metro Times Press Club
Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.
Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.
Join the Metro Times Press Club for as little as $5 a month.