Malt Row – Chicago, ILLINOIS

Dubbed “Malt Row“, the Ravenswood Corridor and surrounding area is home to some of Chicago’s best and most unique craft beer options. Below is a guide to exploring those breweries, listed from south to north. Planning a visit? Be sure to share your experience with us on social media using the hashtag #MaltRow!


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Begyle Brewing

Begyle Brewing, located in Chicago’s Ravenswood Industrial Corridor (also known as “Malt Row“), is a well-established microbrewery known for its diverse and approachable selection of craft beers and its strong community ties.

Things To Do On Malt Row

Malt Row is not just about drinks; it’s about experiencing the vibrant community and indulging in a shared passion for good beer. So grab your friends, designate a driver, and embark on your own Malt Row adventure!

Dovetail Brewery

Founded in 2013 by a duo of passionate brewers who crossed paths while pursuing their Master Brewer Certifications in Munich, Dovetail Brewery is a testament to the timeless allure of meticulously crafted beers.

KOVAL Distillery

KOVAL Distillery is the first distillery in Chicago, Illinois since Prohibition. They are known for their handcrafted, organic, and Kosher whiskeys, liqueurs, and spirits, all made from “grain to bottle” at their distillery.