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Urban Chestnut Brewing Company

€€ - €€€German, ,
3229 Washington Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1218
+1 314-222-0143
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pretzels” (25 reviews)
“brat” (5 reviews)
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German, Bar, Pub, European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
3229 Washington Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1218
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you enjoy a German beerhall style dining experience complete with a great beer selection then you have to try Urban Chestnut Brewery. They offer a reasonable eating menu that includes burgers, bratwurst & other sandwiches, but the real reward here is the variety of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JimSTL1021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We live UCBC because it reminds of the brewery in our hometown. Their beers are fantastic, German/Belgian influences mostly. The staff is friendly and the venue is trendy with good music, good food, and neat local art. We always recommend coming here when in the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jayrod440
Reviewed 15 November 2018

As I was heading back to the airport, I decided I should get something to eat and came across this little gem. The food was tasty and the beer was delish.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ChristineS4698
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Taproom had plenty of seating. And lots of beers to try. Focus on German flavors was a good change from the overused IPA. Wish we could have use the Beer Garden but inside was also very nice. They had Super Nintendo available but we did...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Good beers, beautiful outdoor patio area. Outside has several long benches with umbrellas in a gravel courtyard surrounded by vines and hanging lights. We went on a Saturday night and there were hardly any people there at all and no music was playing. I'm not...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank timbreb2018
Reviewed 17 August 2018

The food, flights and service at this location is top notch. The selection of beer is balanced, and the pours for flights are very generous - much larger than you'd find at other breweries.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Douglas W
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Smooth Brews, superb beer recipes! We didn't go for the food, my husband had been curious about Urban Chestnut's other beer recipes since tasting the ZWICKEL, and loving it, at so many local establishments. This place DID NOT DISAPPOINT! We enjoyed literally every single beer...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Christina N
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I was part of a group of 4, so I tried several beers and everything was great. They specialize in German styles and they do a great job with them, but I took a gamble on an IPA and was still very happy with the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Escaped_from_Alabama
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Children took wife and I there for anniversary celebration. Staff was great, very helpful and we had a very large party of 19. Zwickel is a great lager beer - my favorite.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Beer is great, food is super salty, obv. Makes you want more beer. The cheese sauce with the Bavarian pretz. Is more of a spread than a dip, fyi. Onion do and house chips were really good. Meat stick is like a better quality slim...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank angie c
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Melodie H
10 February 2017|
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Response from meeta4 | Reviewed this property |
I think so, but I'm not sure. We went there for the beer. l I would call them and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3229 Washington Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63103-1218
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-222-0143
  • E-mail
Our original location in St. Louis - the Midtown Brewery & Biergarten, is situated in an old 1920′s garage in a district of St. Louis known as Midtown Alley. It features a traditional, German biergarten, developing barrel-aging program, and lighter fare & sandwiches, including meats roasted in-house and produce from our Urban Garden and other local farms.
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