Top 8 Local Spots for Craft Beer and Cocktails

November 22nd, 2017

Mapping out your plan of attack for a night out on the town? We asked our Facebook community what their favorite locals spots are to grab drinks and they answered! Here are our followers top choices for best local venues for craft beer and well-crafted cocktails in Mt. Pleasant.

One Twenty South – Downtown Mt. Pleasant
120 South uses innovative mixology and creativity when crafting the perfect cocktail. Every aspect of its cocktails have been fundamentally designed from the base spirit, to the ice cubes and even the glass in which they’re served. The mixologists behind the bar add flair to every drink with fresh cut fruit and herbs/mint. 120 South brings a big city feel to Downtown Mt. Pleasant with its unique drinks and tasty tapas.

STIR Craft Cocktails & Modern Kitchen – South Side of Mt. Pleasant
Located next door to Hunter’s Ale House, Stir is another classy bar that serves craft cocktails and tapas. Whether you’re looking for a classic drink or to try something new – Stir can fulfill all your cocktail-needs. STIR’s featured menu is made up of handcrafted cocktails by the owners. Enjoy a night in an upscale atmosphere, with beautiful decor.

Midori Sushi and Martini Lounge – Downtown Mt. Pleasant
The lounge lives in the heart of Downtown Mt. Pleasant. Midori Sushi and Martini Lounge believes the best cocktails are handcrafted using premium spirits and innovative mixology. House-made syrups and purees, fresh herbs, fruit and fresh squeeze juice are used in all cocktail creations. This “big city feel” lounge is a perfect place to start your evening with an appetizer and drinks.

Hunter’s Ale House – The Taproom – South Side of Mt. Pleasant
Hunter’s Ale House is the spot for brews and tunes with a group of friends. Hunter’s menu features a wide variety of craft and domestic beers, made both in house and from around the country. Trivia, karaoke, pizza  and craft beer on tap – you name it, Hunter’s has it!

The Brass Café & Saloon – Downtown Mt. Pleasant
Not only is the Brass Café & Saloon known for its innovation and style when it comes to drinks and cuisine, but the beautiful building is a MUST see in Downtown Mt. Pleasant. Whether you’re out with the girls or sharing an intimate evening with your partner, The Brass Café is a cozy local spot with a big city feel. The menu features seasonal cocktails, one of the largest wine selections in Mt. Pleasant, a variety of craft beer and unique dishes made with local ingredients.

Rubble’s Bar – Downtown Mt. Pleasant
Never ask for a double… they already are. Rubble’s small, intimate venue is everything you need in a small town bar. The drinks are affordable and there’s live music every weekend. This is a great pit-stop when exploring the Downtown Mt. Pleasant bar scene.

Mountain Town Brewing Company – Pickard Street Mt. Pleasant
If you’re looking for a selection of handcrafted beer, Mountain Town Brewing Co. is the place to be! The micro brewery has plenty of in-house beer on tap, featuring distinct ales and lagers. With a cool ambiance and good selection of sandwiches and appetizers, Mountain Town Brewing Co. is a must-see for beer enthusiasts.

Camille’s on the River – Downtown Mt. Pleasant
Camille’s menu features an extensive wine list and micro brews from Mt. Pleasant Brewing Company. Located in Downtown Mt. Pleasant, Camille’s wine lounge is the perfect spot to kick-off a night on the town with cocktails and a small plate.

Other Local Spots:
Marty’s Bar – Downtown Mt. Pleasant on Main Street
Blackstone Bar – Downtown Mt. Pleasant on West Michigan Street
The Bird – Downtown Mt. Pleasant on Main Street
Mountain Town Station – Downtown Mt. Pleasant on West Broadway Street

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