Craft BeerThe movement of locally crafted beer has exploded in Kansas and Hays is no exception. Browse the extensive beer lists here to pair perfectly with your meal.
Gella's Dinner & Lb. Brewing
Walk into the tap room of Gella's Dinner & Lb. Brewing and let the World Championship banners tell you how good they are at brewing beer.
An expanded tap room and an ever-changing lineup of brews makes Defiance the perfect way to cap off your day.
Trio Tap House
You don't have to travel to other states (or countries) in order to sample the best craft brews outside of Kansas thanks to the long, long list of craft beer available at Trio Tap House.
Hays TraditionsIf you want to eat where the locals go, and have for decades, here are three you need to try.
Multiple generations of Hays citizens have enjoyed Taco Shop as their go-to Mexican food fix. Try a borracho, trust us.
Take a picture of the iconic Al's Chickenette sign and then pull up to the table and try the best fried chicken you will find in Kansas.
The Golden Q
Come to The Golden Q and you won't be disappointed. Fill yourself up with a Hangover Burger, fries, and, because you deserve it, a side of corn nuggets.
If you love simple food done in bold ways that you have never experienced before, these are three restaurants that you need to try while in Hays.
Paisley Pear wine bar, bistro and market
This small cafe's will always be serving just what you are craving thanks to a menu that changes based on the season.
A staple in the Hays community has returned to its roots with a farm-to-table model that will give you the freshest meal in town.