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Tried three beers, a pale ale, apricot hose, and the Ips. All were very well done. Will definitely... read more

Reviewed March 9, 2019
Kim H
Valentine, Nebraska
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Great Beer and Great People

If you are traveling down I70 and need a break from the windshield you owe it to yourself to check... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2019
Hays, Kansas
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Mar 9, 2019
“Great beer”
Mar 4, 2019
“Great Beer and Great People”
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2050 E US Highway 40, Hays, KS 67601-9310
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Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Tried three beers, a pale ale, apricot hose, and the Ips. All were very well done. Will definitely stop here again when in the area!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Kim H
Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

If you are traveling down I70 and need a break from the windshield you owe it to yourself to check out some of the unique brews Defiance has waiting for you. Always something new and interesting on tap and we love the atmosphere! Do yourself...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank eianw
Reviewed February 12, 2019

A lovely little brewery in just off I-70 in Hays, KS. The brews are amazing. If you want to visit, make sure you look at their schedule. Plan to eat before or after, this establishment doesn't serve food. Love their brews!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank PeaceLoveAndLight
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Good variety of craft beers at reasonable prices. Nice atmosphere, and a good place to visit with your friends while enjoying a great brew!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hightekrednek
Reviewed November 13, 2018

We were stopping off in Hays for the night and were happy to find that there were some craft breweries in the area. When we pulled up and saw that it was next to the Budweiser distribution center, we thought we had made a mistake,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank abs0lutev
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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank joshh949
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

Date of experience: July 2018
1  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

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Robert1244
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!!

Date of experience: August 2017
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.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Amy C
October 6, 2018|
Response from Jenni6578 |
Yes. There is an outdoor eating area with grass. They had no problem with us walking the dog through the bar.