Barbs Burgers

Barbs Burgers

St. George’s hall on the west side is just what the doctor orders on Thursday evenings. Not only does it fill with good friends from all corners of my past, the lights are bright, the drinks are cheap, and laughter is everywhere. Sitting around the long plastic potluck tables are my Grand Rapids family. We care for eachother, look forward… Read more →

Lunch at Founders

Lunch at Founders

Playing cards at lunch on Thursdays (and never on Fridays) is the best way to experience Founders. The customer load is light, the servers are chatty, the conversation is always entertaining, and the game is the perfect distraction from the doldrums of daily life… Be well, my fiends. The dude abides.

Founders

Founders

What can one say about Founders? It is a staple of the city… A true icon of Grand Rapids. And I do mean icon. People worship it… for good reason. With a mug club membership over 1700 and still unhappy denied wantabe’s on December 1st, this place is THE spot. Great beer… Nothing crazy, just solid additions to a long… Read more →

Meanwhile

Meanwhile

Another place I will miss is the meanwhile in grand rapids cherry hill. A great spot to take your fixie for some local beers and listen to vinyl while you wait for the movie to start at the Wealthy Theatre.

Veggie Food

Veggie Food

When I think of the people and places I will miss when I leave my beloved Grand Rapids, Bartertown is up toward the top of the list. I love this place. It’s chill, the local food is always fresh, the staff is always excellent… Just a great spot….