Urban Chestnut Grove Brewery & Bierhall

Urban Chestnut has reinvented the classic German bierhall for its mammoth Grove Brewery. As a local craft-brewing institution, patrons come to the facility, first and foremost, for the beer, though the food gives the suds a run for their money. Chef Andrew Fair draws upon his German heritage and time living in Europe to create a menu of traditional German cuisine that has been updated so as not to be a caricature. Offerings consist of small plates, sandwiches and wurst boards with highlights such as salt cod brandade beignets, poutiness and dumplings of the moment. The indulgent “strammer max” sandwich is a must-try. Thinly shaved Black Forest ham, luscious Comté cheese and an over-easy farm egg are piled atop butter rye bread for a German version of a croque madame. Urban Chestnut features a selection of excellent G&W sausage served with rotating side dishes such as marrow beans and sauerkraut. It’s the ideal food for a day of drinking.

Restaurant Details

Map

Nearby

Past Events

  • or

Newsletters

Join Riverfront Times Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Tower Grove Pride Is One Huge Party in 2022 [PHOTOS]

Tower Grove Pride used to be held during pride month in June. But after a pandemic-related rescheduling last year, it was decided…

By Riverfront Times

Tower Grove Pride Is One Huge Party in 2022 [PHOTOS]
191 slides

Albert Pujols Hits 700th Career Home Run, Twitter Goes Wild

We knew he could do it. Albert Pujols made his 700th career home run tonight at Dodger Stadium and all of St.…

By Riverfront Times

Albert Pujols Hits 700 Career Home Run, Twitter Goes Wild
38 slides

Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes and More Fall Things to Do in St. Louis [PHOTOS]

If you're looking for a fun spot for date night, somewhere to take the kids in their costumes or if you need…

By Riverfront Times Staff

Stuckmeyer's Farms Pumpkin Patch
    They also have "Halloween Family Fun" days.
    Find out more here.
26 slides

Josh Hawley Says There's One Gender, Gets Roasted on Twitter

Frequent embarrassment and Missouri Republican Senator Josh Hawley made a serious flub in an anti-transgender fundraising email he sent out Wednesday. The…

By Rosalind Early

Josh Hawley Says There's One Gender, Gets Roasted on Twitter
26 slides