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You'll find plenty of things to do after dark in Grand Rapids. Our downtown entertainment district puts you in the middle of a dazzling array of nighttime diversions: live-music bars, sports bars, brewpubs, comedy clubs, theatres and more. Everything's within a five-minute walk of your downtown hotel!
Use the search engine below to find nightlife options by category and location. The "Click to view mapped listings" button below the search boxes will map locations for you.
Outstanding food plus sports bar, plasma TV's, billiards, seasonal deck and live music* MORE >>
The best place in town to unwind with three large screens, 40 TVS, pool tables, outdoor patio seating, wood-fired pizzas, and signature burgers. Complimentary self-parking for two hours. MORE >>
Houlihan's is a stylish restaurant + bar with an indie spirit that's know for its social bar scene and modern menu consisting of small plates, traditional American fare & a few surprises. MORE >>
Live DJ on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings after 9:00 pm. Live acoustic music 1st Friday of each month from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. MORE >>
A local favorite in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids featuring award-winning BBQ ribs, certified Angus beef burgers and steaks, Michigan brewed beers and a large variety of spirits. Food served daily until 2am with great happy hour specials Monday-Friday. MORE >>