The bar started from a passion to do good for the people and right by the beverage.

Garth In Garth's Brew Bar Cooler
Garth And Bri During Construction


Madison is filled with remarkable restaurants, bars, breweries, and cafes. But beer lines can be cleaner, cafe service can be more heart-felt, and the beer and coffee served can come entirely from American artisans. We’re here to do good for the people and right by the beverage.


Brewers, brewery owners and all those involved with the process of getting American craft beer into your hands deserve endless appreciation for the positive impact they make on our communities. Every beer we serve is a glass poured in their honor.

Garth's Brew Bar Glass
Pouring A Nitro Beer
Board Games At Garth's Brew Bar

Mission #3BRING OUR

We’re proud to call Monroe Street home and honored to delight our neighbors and guests with something fresh. When you come to our bar for a craft beer or specialty coffee, we hope you’ll leave feeling a stronger connection to the Madison community.

It was a journey to build this bar for you.WELCOME TO YOUR THIRD SPACE

Inside Garth's Brew Bar

Space for 80+ inside with 10+ outdoor seating on a first come, first served basis.

Garth's Brew Bar Cozy Area

A comfy cozy corner with a TV for big Wisconsin games, but usually a fire.

Garth's Brew Bar Booth Cubes

Spacious, private booth cubes for intimate group seating.

Garth's Brew Bar Reach In Cooler

Ever rotating craft beer selection in an open reach-in cooler.

Pour Over At GBB

Ever rotating bean origin and roasters

Supporters Of
Monroe Street Craft Beer Week

A 7-day festival of dozens of beer-related events down down Monroe Street to celebrate craft beer and neighborhood.

Supporters Of
Great Taste Of The Midwest

Premier beer festival in the U.S. featuring more than 190 of Midwest’s finest craft brewers.

Supporters Of

Madison Homebrewers & Tasters Guild was created to aid and educate members in the appreciation and production beer.