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East Side

Our urban production brewery and taproom

Reserve beer/food online for curbside pickup at our East Side taproom


Our East Side production brewery and taproom opened in June of 2016, and has since already gone through a number of expansions that include a rooftop patio, Good City Hall and doubling of production capacity.




What's on Tap

Updated: 3/20


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.


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 #8: Centennial Triple IPA

Triple IPA 10%

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


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.

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.


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!


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've built an urban taproom to enjoy fresh beer in the heart of Milwaukee's East Side.

Located on Farwell Avenue in the heart of Milwaukee's vibrant East Side, we have built an urban taproom with the same meticulousness that we use to brew our beer. The result is an open concept brewery where customers feel like they are a part of the brewing process. You can expect a family friendly environment, fresh beer, delicious food, and an atmosphere that fosters good conversation and community.


  • Happy Hour: Monday-Friday from 3-6pm, enjoy $2 off our tap list + $5 Beer-BQ Burgers!
  • Thursdays: On Thursdays, we drink for good from 6pm to close! Learn more about our Drink for Good program here and find out who we're partnered with this month! We also have Karaoke Night in the Draft Room every Thursday from 9pm to 12am! Everyone who sings receives $1 off their beers.
  • Saturdays: Tour the brewery every Saturday at 1pm and 2pm! Purchase tickets here.
  • Sundays: Enjoy a brewery brunch! Rotating brunch specials are served from 11am-4pm on Sunday & Monday in addition to our regular menu!

Visit Us

Good City Brewing
2108 N Farwell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53202

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Mon - Sat:

11am - 12am


11am - 10pm

*Sorry, we do not take reservations.

**Weather permitting, lunch is served on the roof until 3pm.

Tour the Brewery

Tours are held on Saturdays at 1pm and 2pm. For more information or to purchase tickets online, click here.

Our Food

As featured on Travel Channel's Food Paradise, Brewery Chef Guy Davies has designed a versatile and eclectic menu perfect for pairing with Good City brews.

See the Menu

Private Events

Whether you are looking to host a group happy hour or a larger celebration, our brewery has two unique urban spaces to accommodate your needs. Learn more about hosting your next private event over fresh beer and food!

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