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Tighthead Brewing Company

161 N Archer Ave, Mundelein, IL 60060-2301
+1 847-970-9174
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Excellent Craft brewery with tour

Right in the heart of downtown Mundelein is a welcoming oasis for beer lovers. The offerings were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Casual fun in a unique location

I don't think my review can describe how much my family, friends and I really like Tighthead. The... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Judy W
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“great beer” (7 reviews)
“train station” (5 reviews)
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161 N Archer Ave, Mundelein, IL 60060-2301
+1 847-970-9174
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Right in the heart of downtown Mundelein is a welcoming oasis for beer lovers. The offerings were fresh and refreshing. The tour was excellent.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I don't think my review can describe how much my family, friends and I really like Tighthead. The brewery is in a warehouse location, all by itself, near the Mundelein Train Station. If you didn't know it was there, or specifically go looking for it,...More

Thank Judy W
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We love tighthead! The beers are flavorful and the bar is a great place to hangout with friends. If you are near Mundelein, tighthead is a must.

Thank Chuckem12
Reviewed 26 February 2017

What a surprise! Great beer! The atmosphere is perfect. Beer only here, but easy to order food delivered. What a wonderful surprise for a night out. Parking easy and plentiful. Right by the Metra.

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Do you like beer,real beer then go here,bring food in or order from places around here or food trucks are here also,lots of different styles of beers all awesome

Thank chitownburbs
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

This place rocks I sampled omany of their beers and was quite impressed with all of them. Even though the outside looks like a warehouse the inside is really nice with beer inspired tables and large TVs playing the sports game. We visited on a...More

Thank The_GR_Blade
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I went on a Saturday and had a blast. I tried all 12 of the beers on tap and only disliked 2. The Scarlet beer was my favorite. The prices of the beer are so much better than in the subs of Chicago or in...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My first experience with flights from this brewer and I really enjoyed it. Learned a little about tastings and what went into the brews. Saw other tables had ordered pizza in, and I wished we had thought of that. Teeny tiny inside but clean and...More

Thank Susan N
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Living within walking distance is a great thing with this brewery as a weekly option. Great range of beers from blondes to stouts, truly something good for every type of beer drinker. The tour isn't much, but when they bring in a band and a...More

Thank Frank E
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Tucked away behind some warehouses and facing the Mundelein train station, Tighthead is worth the search. Their beers are incredibly tasty and the staff is warm and friendly. Shane, Amy, Mark and Ford are usually behind the bar serving up the suds with Bruce (owner)...More

Thank Luisa B
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