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Free State Brewing Co

) #1 of 242 Restaurants in Lawrence $$ - $$$ American, ,
636 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2236
+1 785-843-4555
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
636 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2236
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

In Lawrence for a conference, I was surprised to find such a capable brewery. I tried all 13 beers over the week, and several were excellent, with only a couple weak ones. Food was also very good, but beer is the main attraction here.

Thank tom l
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So AMAZING! Check in/ wait process- seamless... wait staff- Outstanding!!! (Christian!). Brews- OMG! & Food to die for! Definite hot spot!!!

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Moving my kid into college and we stopped for a meal. The beer was fantastic. The food was not your typical bar food. It was really good as well. The service was great. We will return

Thank lecuru
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If your in Lawrence, Kansas, I would highly recommend Free State! Free State an excellent selection of craft beers my particular favourite is the Copperhead! Additionally, there menu is outstanding. We have staff is very friendly and helpful. Finally, a very cheerful atmosphere to enjoy...More

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beer is local and so good. Food is also wonderful, with lots of choices. Sit out on the front patio and enjoy some people watching in LFK!!

Thank BevM_Kansas
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think a lot of people are going to disagree with my post. For some reason I don't understand people often seem to want to go here. I find it to be crowded with friendly, but slow service. There is also a nice selection of...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Free State Brewing Co. is one of Lawrence's favorite restaurants and hang-outs. The patio in front is a great place to drink a local beer and people watch. You may even make a new friend. The restaurant is ALWAYS busy and the menu is varied....More

Thank sally21130
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love sitting outside at FSB. Wheatstate Golden and Stormchaser IPA the best. Great food too. Mass Street must visit.

Thank jayhawk357
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wandered around on Massachusetts Street and ate at this hip joint. Good sandwich and salad. We got lucky and didn't have to wait for a table!!

Thank vacati0nmaster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Be prepared to wait, either for a table or to get a beer from the bar. Your patience will be rewarded.

Thank Jason M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 636 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2236
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Lawrence
  • Phone Number: +1 785-843-4555
  • E-mail
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