Free State Brewing Company

636 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, Kansas 66044 USA

643 Reviews
Open Now
Sun 11:30a-9p
  • Independent
  • Credit Cards
  • Wheelchair
  • Public
  • Outdoor
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“Because without beer, things do not seem to go as well”

The Free State Brewing Co. opened in 1989 as the first legal brewery in Kansas in over 100 years. Located in a renovated inter-urban trolly station in historic downtown Lawrence, the Brewery was an early participant in the rejuvenation of the north end of the downtown business district. Led by the renovation and refurbishment of neighboring Liberty Hall and the Eldridge Hotel, the result has been a rebirth of the 600 block of Massachusetts St.

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Dan O.

Free State was a founding member of the brewery renaissance!! What made them so special was beer opened the door to their establishment, but the food is what made you come back!! Free State even... Read more

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Tahira Z.

Will give it a 3.5- rounding it up to a 4. Our OG plan was a different place but for whatever reason that was closed, so we needed a back up; and we ended up at Free State. I had better memories... Read more

Free State Brewing Company

636 Massachusetts St
Lawrence, Kansas
66044 USA


Open now until 9:00 pm
  • Thu - Sat: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Mon - Wed: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Sun: 11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Pets Allowed
  • Restrooms
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Bar
  • Lunch
  • Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Drinks
  • Dine In
  • Takeout
  • Breakfast
  • Waitstaff
  • Outdoor Seating
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