St. Charles Open for Take Out!

We’re open and ready to serve up delicious food and beer to-go.

View Our Menu & Order Online

Important Taproom Updates

In light of COVID-19 and subsequent direction from the state, we’re making moves to ensure our employees and patrons stay safe during this time. Get the scoop about our hours and to-go beer capabilities on the blog.

Learn About Our Strategy

Our Beers

We’re not brewing just for beer judges.* We’re making creative, delicious, drinkable beers for everyone. We’re for any time you get together. It’s beer for anywhere. See what’s brewing.

*But beer judges do like us too…

View our Year Round, Seasonal, Barrel Aged, Special Release, and even our Brewery Tap Lists brews.

Downers Grove

Brewery + Taproom

Where it all began! Rotating tap list of 12 beers, free parking, private event spaces.

St Charles

Brewery + Kitchen

COMING SOON! Get a sneak peak at the designs, construction progress, and opening details.

Not Your Typical Brewers

Alter Brewing was born from a lot of different backgrounds. What unified us was a love of how great beer could bring people together.
That’s why we do what we do. We just want to be on your table (or have you at ours).

Meet Our Founders & Brewer

Host Your Event At Alter

Our Brewery has two unique spaces for parties of nearly any size. You get great beer, great food, great service, and a whole lot more. From weddings to corporate events to just wanting to celebrate being friends and family, we’re where people get together.

Details, Photos, & Options

Downers Grove

2300 Wisconsin Ave • Downers Grove, IL 60515
Mon-Thu 4-8 • Fri & Sat 12-8 • Sun 12-5

Get Directions  •  (630) 541-9558  •  Full Details

St. Charles

12 S. First St • St. Charles, IL 60174
Now Open • Mon-Sun 4-8

Get Directions  •  (331) 901-5949  •  Full Details