west side

Ferris Coffee & Nut – West Side
The Ferris coffee shop and retail store is located in the heart of Grand Rapids’ historic West Side serving up fresh brewed coffee and light refreshments.
Ferris offers great coffee, healthy bites, and pastries (including GF)…
New Holland Brewing – The Knickerbocker
Strategically placed at the gateway to Grand Rapids’ historic West Side, The Knickerbocker is a taste of many world traditions that have been rediscovered and presented with a fresh perspective.
Not a ton of options, at New Holland’s GR location, but what they do have is solid…
Rise Authentic Baking Co.
Vegan, gluten and soy-free bakery offering baked goods at several locations and custom orders for cakes, cookies, doughnuts and more.
Founded in 2014, Rise Authentic Baking Co. has quickly grown and is one of the best bakeries you’ll ever find…
The Mitten Brewing Co.
Craft brewery & pizzeria set in a restored Victorian-era firehouse with old-time baseball decor.
What do you get when you have two owners of brewery/restaurant, and one is vegan? A ton of vegan options at an awesome place…
The Søvengård
A self-described “bad-ass biergarten and kitchen.” Offers local and seasonally based food and drinks.
VGR review coming soon…