ADDRESS: 821 Chicago Ave., just across the street from the Main St. CTA and Metra stations. 


Tuesday-Thursday noon - 10 pm
Friday & Saturday noon - 11 pm
Sunday noon - 8 pm

Closed Monday

Sketchbook Brewing Company’s  Tap Room  features:

  • A variety of brews on tap (go here for the list).
  • A light snack  menu plus BYOF-friendly policy (bring your own food)
  • Free wi-fi

The Sketchbook team designed our intimate Tap Room to reflect their DYI, local roots. Interesting features include:

  • 19th century fir flooring used to create a slatted portal around the bar (courtesy of Evanston ReBuilding Warehouse).
  • Bar and table tops repurposed from old bowling alleys
  • Neon by neon artist Greg Mowery, door mural by local artist Joe Taylor (Sketchbook's logo designer)
  • Vintage mis-matched bar stools