Craft Brewing

with an irish lilt

Padraigs Brewing: A Premier Destination for Craft Beer Aficionados in Minneapolis

Nestled in the heart of Northeast Minneapolis under the historic Broadway Building, you’ll find a gem known as Padraigs Brewing. This local craft brewery brings a unique twist to the city’s vibrant beer scene by infusing the rich traditions of Irish brewing into each pour. With their charming motto, “Craft Brewing with an Irish Lilt,” they promise an array of delightful craft beers which pay homage to Ireland’s brewing heritage dating back over five millennia.

As you step into Padraigs Brewing, the warm ambiance of Minneapolis’s local brew scene surrounds you. The brewery stands within walls steeped in history—a structure that once housed the innovative spirit of the Land O’ Nod Mattress Company. That innovative spirit lives on through Padraigs Brewing as they craft their beer with meticulous attention, offering a warm,  authentic taproom experience. Whether you’re searching for the perfect spot to unwind with friends or host a private event, this brewery offers an intimate setting that combines the best of Minneapolis hospitality with the soulful essence of Ireland.

When you’re on the lookout for “craft beer near me” or planning your next evening out in Minneapolis, Padraigs Brewing invites you to explore beyond the beer. They offer a variety of @#QZdaily events, from hosting regular traditional Irish music jams to weekly trivia and live music every Friday and Saturday.  Their events cater to both casual gatherings and private celebrations, ensuring that each visit is more than just a taste journey—it’s a vibrant part of the Northeast Minneapolis’s Arts community life. Step into their world to discover the intersection of history, culture, art and brewing excellence.

The Feed

Latest Happenings

Stop in and catch @trench_size_trio this evening at 7PM!
Thanks @afmsp and @doualasoulcollective for sponsoring the Rhythms In The North music!
Big Night Tonight (June 21) at Padraigs Brewing, as we celebrate the Summer Solstice with Melange Trio @melangetrio playing as part of the Rhythms In The North multi location music festival brought to us by @afmsp Alliance Francaise Minneapolis and @doualasoulcollective!
Come to @padraigsbrewing to celebrate the Summer Solstice (June 21), we are participating in the Rhythms in the North Music Festival and will have @melangetrio performing in the taproom!
Hibbah Hassan @hibahzehra and Eldest Daughter @eldestdaughterband debuts @padraigsbrewing this Saturday at 5PM. Don't miss it!
We're having our first Beer Release Party on June 28 and it will definitely be one to remember! 

We've created a UK-style 'Ordinary Bitter' pub ale in collaboration with the @prodigalpubmn Prodigal Public House in South Minneapolis.  Our pilot brew was so well liked that Prodigal sold all 3 kegs in one evening! We have made more....a LOT more and we've added Prodigal Pub Ale to the Padraigs family of beers.

To celebrate this new beer we're having a 2-step Release Party starting at Padraigs and ending at The Prodigal. Don't miss it!
Another great evening at Padraigs tonight with Taco-Taco and @triviamafia . Tacos start at 6PM and Trivia at 7PM.
We now carry the NAH NA brews from our NE Minneapolis neighbors @bauhausbrewlabs
Gettin’ along so well @padraigsbrewing

Discover Padraigs Brewing

Uncover an icon  of Minneapolis’ craft beer culture at Padraigs Brewing. Renowned for exceptional quality and a rich variety of styles, Padraigs isn’t just a brewery; it’s a destination.

Brewery Story

Founded on a passion for traditional craft brewing, Padraig’s intertwines authentic methods with innovative techniques. Like many local heroes, Padraigs first brew was a humble Irish Red Ale that boasted an irresistible balance of history and flavor and stands as a beacon of craft excellence in Minneapolis. Building on the success of the Red Ale, Padraigs has continued to fill out their portfolio of classic Irish brews, including an award winning Dry Stout as well as other craft brewing favorites such as Hazy and West Coast IPAs.   You’ll find grit and dedication to quality in every pint, sip, and conversation within the walls of this beloved establishment.