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Great place to stop for a delicious beer

Stopped here with the family traveling through Hays, Kansas. They had live music and a food truck... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2018
Josh H
via mobile
Simple furnishing; Great beer

Some friends and I are looking at Craft breweries across Kansas. Defiance Brewing is Hays is... read more

Reviewed February 20, 2018
Robert D
Emporia, Kansas
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
28 Jul 2018
“Great place to stop for a delicious beer”
20 Feb 2018
“Simple furnishing; Great beer”
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2050 E US Highway 40, Hays, KS 67601-9310
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Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here with the family traveling through Hays, Kansas. They had live music and a food truck, these were just the added bonuses to the great craft beer. They also have drinks for kids or those that don’t like craft beer. There was a great...More

Thank Josh H
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

We will not be revisiting this Brewery. We were driving cross-country and were stopping for the night in Hays, Kansas. The only fun thing we were doing that day was having some beers and dinner at the Defiance Brewery. We called to see if food...More

Thank john d
Reviewed February 20, 2018

Some friends and I are looking at Craft breweries across Kansas. Defiance Brewing is Hays is excellent. Beer samples are available and there is a large selection of available beers at good prices. We really liked the Milk Stout

Thank Robert D
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Liked the Joe Man Bun beer and absolutely loved the logo for this beer!! Great local brewery. Friendly, willing to help, open to ideas.... Great place for Hays!!

Thank AlwaysGone1
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Some of the best microbrewery beer I've ever had the pleasure of enjoying. A gem in the middle of Kansas and a must stop for anyone traveling through on I 70. Open Tuesday through Saturday in the afternoon until 8 PM.

Thank 47Laura
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

We went here to see what Defiance Brewery was like. We were very impressed. The owner was there and took time to visit with us. Sampled several beers. They were all excellent. Highly recommend this establishment!!

Thank Doug S
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Defiance Brewery is a relatively new brewery which has already found it's groove in creating quality craft beers. A recent remodel of their taproom is a great improvement. Location is a bit off the beaten path. However, the beer itself is worth a trip to...More

Thank DiamondDave50
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Any of the excellent beers brewed by Defiance are sure to become a new favorite. Regardless of your a fan of IPA's, Lagers, of Pale's, I guarantee, Defiance well have your new favorite. High end flavors without the high brow attitude. If fun had a...More

Thank HFD B
Reviewed January 26, 2017

The tap room was a great experience, I loved the ability to try the various different beers with the 4 oz. glasses. It is well worth the visit even if just travelling through Hays, do keep in mind it is at the brewery so it...More

Thank iroamaround67801
Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

Small taproom lots of choices. I had the imperial stout it was great. Bartender and locals were friendly.

Thank Danielle R
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