Wondering where to find the best breweries near you?
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable breweries in Kansas City, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to fill the bill.
1. Boulevard Brewing
Topping the list is Boulevard Brewing. Located at 2501 Southwest Blvd., the brewery and venues and event space is the highest-rated budget-friendly brewery in Kansas City, boasting 4.5 stars out of 359 reviews on Yelp.
As to what the business is known for, "Founded in 1989, Boulevard Brewing Company has grown to become the largest specialty brewer in the Midwest," it writes on Yelp in the section highlighting specialties. "Our mission is simple: To produce fresh, flavorful beers using the finest ingredients and the best of both old and new brewing techniques."
2. Boulevard Brewing Tours & Rec Center
Next up is the Boulevard Brewing Tours & Rec Center, situated at 2534 Madison Ave. With 4.5 stars out of 169 reviews on Yelp, the gastropub, brewery and beer garden has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for an affordable option.
As to what the business is known for, "The Tours & Rec Center is the home base of Boulevard's tour program, gift shop and Beer Hall," it states on Yelp in the section explaining specialties. "Enjoy a 60-minute walking tour of the brewery, which concludes with samples in our Tasting Room."
3. Kansas City Bier Company
The Kansas City Bier Company, located at 310 W. 79th St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the affordable brewery 4.5 stars out of 136 reviews.
Curious for more details?
"Kansas City Bier Company Founder, Steve Holle, developed a love of German bier from his father and from his studies abroad as a college German student," according to the bio section of the business's Yelp profile.
Regarding signature items, "The Kansas City Bier Company brews authentic German beer styles from imported German malts and hops using traditional German brewing methods," it notes on Yelp in the section about specialties.
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