The Pyramid Scheme

Music Venue, Bar, Arcade
68 Commerce Ave SW (at Oakes)
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 272-3758
4:00pm - 2:00am
4:00pm - 2:00am
4:00pm - 2:00am
4:00pm - 2:00am
4:00pm - 2:00am
4:00pm - 2:00am
4:00pm - 2:00am


  • The front bar is always free. Only a cover to get into the venue. So drink here, 'cause its not overpriced and it's sweet.
  • Great spot, better people. The venue director is the greatest person you'll ever meet. If you don't fall in love instantly, there's a hundred dollar bill here with your name on it...gosh... :)
  • 1/2 of Short's pints on Wednesdays!
  • One of the go to venues of downtown. Won't know what it's about until you get here.
  • all hipsters, all the time. but, they're friendly...
  • Do NOT wear Old Navy flip flops.
  • FULL of Hipsters....meh
  • Best damn jukebox ever! Stop reading and play it already!!!
  • 1/2 off drinks on Tuesdays.
  • Ask for Jeremy. Just the tip.
  • Great art and staff:-) dan cox is awesome :-)
  • Great spot- killer collection of pinball machines and solid beer on tap - heaven!
  • Jeremy is great at manning the glory hole. If you have $5. In quarters
  • If you ever have the chance, check out anything French director Rene Laloux has to offer. Time Masters is pretty cool, but I strongly recommend Fantastic Planet. It's a really good film.
  • Let the owner play songs on the jukebox, trust me I'm a jukebox junkie. Its a pleasant surprise
  • Great spot with a great selection. Check-in and get 1/2 your first drink!
  • Great venue! An email list worth signing up for so you don't miss what bands are playing when!
  • Just going to say this is a cool place, and Kevin R's tip is FUCKED UP!
  • Grand Rapids pinball league plays every other Wednesday night!
  • $2.50 PBR drafts! Woot!

Nearby places

53 Commerce Ave SW (btw Oakes & Weston)
25 Ionia Ave SW (at Weston)
1005 Wealthy St SE (at Diamond Ave)