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Our Downtown taproom is closed until further notice

Located in the heart of the new Entertainment Block in downtown Milwaukee, our new location features a taproom, an open kitchen with a stone hearth oven and Good City Commons, a large private event space on the second floor.




What's on Tap

Updated: 3/17


Lager 4.5%

A crisp lager bridging the past, present, and future. Welcome Home.


Pilsner 5.2%

Crisp, clean tone that is light-colored and light-bodied with German Tettnang and Saphir hops.


Summer Ale 4.5%

A Nomad and Good City collaboration celebrating the 2018 World Cup. Highly drinkable with tropical notes, this dry hopped Wheat Ale pairs perfectly with the balance and precision displayed on the pitch. Explore cultures. Seek the Good.


Belgian Wit 5%

The perfect summer Witbier featuring orange peel and coriander.


Mosaic Pale Ale 5.2%

Single malt. Single hop. Character of juicy tropical fruit and resinous pine undertone.

Spare Time

DDH Hazy IPA 5.4%

Showcasing a juicy and citrusy profile, this crushable double dry hopped Hazy IPA pairs perfectly with rest and recreation. Whatever you choose to do in your Spare Time, savor it. Seek the Good.



IPA 6.5%

Simcoe and Centennial hops lend a very balanced profile tending toward pine and citrus.


Double IPA 8.5%

Dank hop aroma. Tropical fruit and distinct pineapple character backed up with a floral/tangerine hop flavor.


IPA 6%

Featuring Idaho 7 hops, this seasonal IPA pushes past the long winter months with a hop forward character. Push the envelope. Seek the Good.

Varietal: El Dorado

Hazy Double IPA 8.3%

Varietal: El Dorado Hazy Double IPA is brewed solely with El Dorado hops, resulting in a seriously juicy, mango brew with notes of sweet cherry.

Varietal #8: Centennial Triple IPA

Triple IPA 10%

Next up in our Varietal Series, this Triple IPA showcases the Centennial hop.

Scarcity 5

Norwegian-style Farmhouse IPA 7.5%

Brewed with Citra, Cascade, Centennial, Amarillo, and Simcoe hops, Scarcity #5 boasts an upfront juicy, citrus aroma, mild bitterness, and spicy orange peel flavor.


Pale Lager 6.7%

A touch of sweetness with hops that create a very distinctive white wine and lemon/lime candy character.


Gluten Free Pale Ale 5.0%

Our very own gluten-free brew, Simplicity Pale Ale is crisp and citrus-forward with subtle notes of berry.


Brett IPA 6.5%

Brewed in collaboration with our friends at 1840 Brewing Company, Hopes Brett IPA holds a very special place in our hearts, as it is the first beer to have fermented in our new oak foeders in our Downtown taproom. This funk forward offering showcases flavors of pear and citrus rind and is available on tap at both Good City locations and the 1840 taproom.

State of Nature

Belgian-style Abbey Ale w/ Brettanomyces 7.5%

This Belgian-style Abbey Ale was aged in our foeders with Brettanomyces, resulting in a sweet and spicy beer with a solid malt backbone. With a distinct aroma of cherry pie and a slightly funky flavor profile, State of Nature delivers an experience that is both interesting and delightful to those who choose to imbibe.

Days of My Youth

Foeder-aged Farmhouse Style Saison 7.3%

Days of My Youth showcases aromas of orchard fruits, particularly apricots, and mild oaky vanilla. A delicate spice profile intertwined with mildly sweet cereal grains presents a balanced bitterness, finishing with toasty oak tannins.

Table Share

Amber Ale 5.5%

Brewed with Cascade hops and a blend of U.S. and German malts, this balanced and approachable amber ale is our nod to the classic beer style that has inspired community gatherings both old and new. Gather round. Share the good.

Lord Lyon

Scotch Ale 8.5%

This Scotch Ale seeks to honor your palate with a sweet malt body, earthy hops, and slight smokiness.

Batch #500

Wheat Wine Ale 9.5%

A malt forward Wheat Wine Ale brewed to celebrate our 500th batch of beer!


Rum & Port Barrel-Aged Belgian Quad 10.4%

A Belgian-Style Quad aged in port wine and rum barrels.

Dunkel Lager

Dunkel 5.6%

Brewed with German malts and Tettnang hops, this deep malty brew is easy drinking without being overly sweet and finishes smooth. Prost!


Barleywine 11.5%

Brewed with malted rye for a distinct red color and subtle spicy note. Balanced and deceptively drinkable.


Porter 5.4%

A classic robust porter with a clean and balanced roasted malt profile, right down the middle between chocolate and coffee-like. Get lost in the details that matter. Seek the Good.

2019 Density

Bourbon Barrel-aged Imperial Stout 11.2%

A behemoth of a beer, this Imperial Stout is an ode to the goodness of dense and walkable neighborhoods. Density features lots of roast character with a distinct burnt toffee note coming from the addition of molasses in the kettle. Build up your neighborhood. Seek the Good.

Scarcity 6

Coffee Imperial Stout 10.8%

Back by popular demand, Coffee Density uses the same base imperial stout as Density, cold-steeped with a light roast from MKEing Coffee which balances out the forward notes of chocolate and molasses, leaving you with a big coffee aroma and lingering roasted profile.

Nitro Irish Stout

Nitro Irish Stout 4.2%

Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, this Nitro Irish Stout is the first release in a series of nitro beers coming your way in 2020! Dry and roasty with big notes of coffee, this beer is just as smooth as the mastermind behind the recipe.

We built a wild beer facility and pilot brewery to grow our experimental and funky offerings.

Our Downtown taproom prominently features foeders as well as a pilot brewing system that produces small batch and experimental offerings. The 200-seat first-floor taproom features 24 Good City taps and an open kitchen concept by Brewery Chef Guy Davies. The second floor features additional outdoor patio seating and an event space with capacity for 350. Inquire now about booking our event space for your next large gathering!

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Good City Brewing
333 W. Juneau Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53203

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On event nights, please plan accordingly as we fill up quickly in the taproom. Sorry, we do not take reservations.

Tour the Brewery

We do not offer tours at our Downtown location. Tours are held at our East Side taproom on Saturdays at 1pm and 2pm. Click here for more information.

Private Events

Whether you're hosting an intimate gathering or a large celebration, Good City Downtown offers two unique event spaces perfect for any occasion. Learn more about hosting your next private event over fresh beer and food!

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Our Food

With a focus on stone hearth fired personal pizza pies, our Downtown menu has something for everyone. Get one of your favorites from our original East Side taproom, like the curry fries, or try something new, like the double brat burger!

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