Brew Local. Drink Local.
Your next favorite beer is brewed right on Historic 3rd Street in Rochester, MN. We are the last door on the right walking east and the first door on the left walking west. That's all you need to know about where to find us, but there's lots more to know about our beers brewed on the reg. Keep reading.
We brew true local craft beer with only the industry's best ingredients. It's an art. It's a science. It's Minnesota brewing at its best when GRBC's creative passion meets time honored brewing traditions right here in Rochester. Booyah!
This Weeks Lineup (updated 1/22/2018): Now here's where it gets fun.... Beers may change throughout the week! Give us a jingle to make sure we have your favorite!
Commerce Wheat - Weissbier - 5.7% ABV - 14IBU
Easy A- Minnesota Blonde - 5% ABV - 14IBU
Alien Candy- Peanut Butter Milk Stout - 5%ABV - 14IBU *does contain peanuts*
E.Nigma - A Strawberry NE IPA - 6.9% ABV - 55IBU
Mo'Citra Mo'Problems - West Coast IPA - 8% ABV - 65IBU
Hawaii 507 - Coconut Stout - 6.2% ABV -18IBU currently on Cask
Basic AF - Chocolate Coffee Stout - 5.3%ABV - 24IBU *does contain peanuts*
Steam Powered - Golden Coffee Ale - 6.2%ABV - 22IBU
Hop Bollocks - Session IPA - 4.9%ABV - 42IBU
Brown Eyed Girl - Brown Ale - 5.4%ABV - 28IBU
NOT IN A BEER MOOD?
NO PROBLEM, WE STILL LOVE YOU AND WE HAVE A -
- TO PROVE IT! WELCOME TO THE LAND OF TEN THOUSAND CHOICES.
Your next event just got better
Grand Rounds Brewing Company has amazing private rooms available for any occasion or business event. Delicious menu offerings and our out-of-this-world craft beers make any Grand Rounds get-together memorable.
Private dining room (aka, PDR)
Mounted projector for off-site meetings or lots of candlelight for your next soirée. Whatever you need to make your next event successful and memorable Grand Rounds Brewing Company has it. The PDR accommodates 50 seated guests or 60 standing. Cocktail, Family or Plated menus are available and as always, our renown craft beers are just a tap away. Call 507-292-1628 for questions or click BOOK IT to inquire via email.
The Blind pig ( AKA: Uber-private dining room)
Who knew? Part of our 150 year old cellar is renovated and waiting for you. The Blind Pig accommodates 25 seated guests or 30 standing. Same great menu selection; Cocktail, Family or Plated with our famous GRBC beers available in abundance. How cool are you for booking this room? Call 507-292-1628 for questions or click BOOK IT to inquire via email.
Why Grand Rounds Brewing Co.?
Because We Believe that the best things in life are simple and few. That's why we offer three of them right here; Drinking Beer, Eating Food and Living Grand. Just grab a pint from our bold brew selection, add incredible food from our fresh menu, include the people you love in our fun 150-year-old space on the corner of Historic Third Street & Broadway and you will soon be in a "Living Grand" state of mind. It's that simple.
We salute all of the hardworking folks that make Rochester and our surrounding community so wonderful, interesting, fun and safe and one of the best cities in America. You are ALL our people. We mean it. Come and drink amazing beer, eat delicious food and be happy with us and your friends. We couldn't do this without you!
Ok, we admit it. We have hop-brain. That means we can't stop thinking about ways to brew better and more exciting beers right here in Rochester, MN. So I guess you could say its a sickness, but it's the good kind. Easy A Minnesota Blonde Ale - Mo Citra Mo Problems West Coast IPA, - Freedom Scotch Ale and Beer J IPA are just a few of our signature brews that are as local and fresh as it gets. Drink 'em here or take 'em home in a 64 oz. Growler (glass jug) or 26 oz. Crowler (aluminum can). With so many ways to enjoy true independent craft beer and so many to choose from, we'll understand if you need to keep coming back to discover your favorite.
This isn't your typical street-eats fare. Lets talk appetizers; Poke Tuna with crispy "spam and wasabi or maybe some Tator Kegs stuffed with bacon, chives and jack cheese? No kidding! Thai Chicken Salad? Yup got that too. What Braised Short Rib with homemade spatzle? Oh yah, that and more. We could go on, but we don't want to be cruel.
Invite the peeps you love to our 100% legit brewery to Eat some of the best food in Rochester and Drink some of the best beer in the Midwest. Relax & enjoy. That's Living Grand.
connect with Our brewery
4 3rd Street Southwest
Rochester, MN, 55902
Book a Room Or Ask a Question
Have a question? Want to book a private room? Whatever is on your mind, we want to hear from you.
Tuesday, January 22nd- Sunday, January 28th
Corned Beef Hash - Home fries, bacon fat, cheddar,eggs & brussel sprouts. $10
Gringo Tacos- Ground beef, beer cheese, fritos, lettuce & tomatoes. $10
Buffalo Chicken Wontons- Cream cheese, chicken, buffalo sauce, carrots & celery. $10
Prime Rib -Every Friday & Saturday starting at 4pm! Availability is limited so get here early!
A Year of Beer!
Let's Make a Difference in 2018
January - March: Mission 21 (click on Mission 21 to donate directly)
For all of 2018 GRBC will donate $1 from every pint of Easy A Minnesota Blonde Ale to a different Rochester charitable organization each quarter. We have been given a larger stage than we ever dreamed and we stand proudly behind our beer and our brewery stand for…equality for everyone: no matter your gender, hair-color, race or religious association.
There is a brain in our hop-brain logo for a reason. Let’s harness our collective brainpower to make meaningful change. While we all may not agree on everything all of the time, now is the time to talk to those who are different than you, to learn and grow from different perspectives and work together to solve big issues. After all, that is what Grand Rounds are for…just ask any of your friends in health care.
We make life way too complicated most days. Let’s make it Easy.
Drink Beer, Do Good and Be Grand in our community.
Every Tuesday Night- 7pm
Come early for Happy Hour 3-6pm
Calling all Trivia Mobsters! Bring your gang and compete at our Trivia Mafia event every Tuesday night at 7:00. Drink & app specials will keep you satisfied while our live host challenges your team's collective brain with puzzling questions in real time. Compete for great prizes and huge bragging rights. It's Grand fun for everyone!
Name Badge Lunch
Monday-Friday Lunch/ 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Grand Rounds Brewing Company
Got a badge? Wear it in any day Monday-Friday and receive 10% off on lunch! Who said work can't be rewarding?!
Every Sunday from 4-9pm
Let Sunday truly be a day to relax. Take a load off and let us be in charge of dinner for you, your friends and your family. Our talented kitchen staff, lead by Executive Chef Jeff Schwenker, will fill your tummy with true Midwestern home cooking. Braised short rib with made from scratch spaetzle, half a roast chicken, homemade macaroni and cheese, in house burgers and sandwiches… let us keep the mess in our house, not yours! Even better, kids under 12 eat free from our children’s menu with a purchase of an adult entrée, burger or sandwich.
We have board games galore, TV’s for sports fans and happy hour prices from 4-6pm. Delicious craft beer made on site, with a full bar and ALL public parking downtown is free on Sundays! What more you could ask for? See you Sunday. Mark you territory.
A Restaurant within a Restaurant
The Blind Pig is bringing back the old world charm of fine dining with the modern sensibilities of 21st century cuisine.
Belle Bete: A Dining Experience
Dates: January 26th or January 27th
Location: The Blind Pig
Cost: $100 (does not include gratuity)
Buy tickets: Click here
Seating is very limited. Please note how many are in your group so we may properly arrange seating for your party
Tessa's Office has hand selected bottles of wine and champagne to pair with the menu. Stop in and purchase the wine(s) of your choice at retail prices and no corkage fee!
Grand Rounds Brewing Company has paired each course with beer as well. Your server can easily accommodate your beverage requests throughout the evening.
Tours & tastings
Next Tour Date: Saturday, February 10th, 11am
Limited tickets available- reserve yours now at:
Want a peek behind-the-scenes at how our beer is made and enjoy a complimentary brew? Easy. Admission for the tours is three canned or boxed food items that will be donated to Channel One Regional Food Bank. That's it. We love beer, you and Rochester.
Receive $5 per person discount any tasting package when you bring in three canned or boxed food items per person to be donated to Channel One Regional Food Bank.
The Growler | $25 per person
- 60 minutes with our brewery staff (customized to fit your groups needs)
- Taste six Grand Rounds flagship beers with the brewer
The Firkin | $30 per person
- 60 minutes with our brewery staff (customized to fit your groups needs)
- Taste six Grand Rounds flagship beers and one seasonal or infusion beer with the brewer
- Grand Rounds tasting glass to take home
The Keg | $45 per person
- 90 minutes with our brewery staff (customized to fit your groups needs)
- Taste six Grand Rounds flagship beers, one seasonal or infusion beer, and our cask-conditioned special brew with the brewer
- Grand Rounds tulip glass to take home
- Choice of one appetizer per person from our tour menu [cheese curds, pretzels, potato chips, tots, fries, hot dog/brat, wings (3-piece order) or mac & cheese (side order)]
To schedule a tasting, call Kristen at 507.292.1628 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. A minimum of five business days notice for tastings is appreciated.
Enjoy $3 Grand Rounds Brewing pints, and $2 off appetizers and pizzas from 3-6pm Monday- Saturday & 4-6pm on Sundays!
We are all about supporting our community and helping you raise awareness for your organization. Just fill out the form below and make sure it is at least 6 weeks before your event date. We want you to have the best outcome possible. Just fill out the electronic questionnaire and we will get back to you as soon as possible.