Located in lowertown St. Paul, SW Craft Bar features a rotating seasonal local and regional craft beers selection, small batch whiskeys and bourbons, artisan wine, and craft cocktails.

Great Beers, Awesome Food!

If you're looking for something different, come to SW Craft Bar for dinner or drinks with friends.

DRINKS: We specialize in rare and unique craft beers with a rotating list of seasonal local and regional craft beers. We might not have the most tap lines in the Twin Cities, but we definitely have the most interesting. We promise that you will find more then one beer on our list that your have never tried before. We also offer a great selection of signature craft cocktails, small batch whiskeys and bourbons, artisan wines and sake.

MENU: Our worldly menu features traditional and non-traditional items made from scratch and with a lot of care and passion for every dish. We offer a great selection of vegan and vegetarian items that even meat eaters would enjoy. We promise your taste buds will be blown away with our unique approach our menu and food.

So, stop in for dinner or drinks before a show at the Xcel center, or enjoy our happy hour with friends or co-workers. On weekends, we offer live music by local bands on Fridays & Saturdays with no cover (please visit our events page for more info). Call for reservation, or just come in, we accept walk-ins any time. Open for lunch, dinner, and late-night.

Weekend Lunch: Saturdays from 12pm - 3pm   Weekend Menu

FREE SHUTTLE: Stop in before any MN Wild game or event at the Xcel Center for food and drinks, then take our complimentary shuttle! We are only a few blocks from the Xcel center and located right on the Green line (second to last stop before the stadium). Parking is available in the Kellogg Square parking ramp for only $4 after 5pm.



(651) 2242019


111 East Kellogg Blvd. Lowertown St. Paul, MN 55101

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Monday 11am - 11pm
Tuesday 11am - 11pm Wednesday 11am - 11pm
Thursday 11am - 1am      Friday 11am - 1am         Saturday 12pm - 1am
Sunday 3:00pm - 11pm

Closed: Memorial Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve / Day

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Every Day, Twice a Day

Monday - Sunday 3:30 - 6:30 & 9pm to Close! 

$1off local craft pints, $1off craft cocktails, $2off all wines by the glass, $2off all sake by the glass  


$4 -$8 Select Appetizers, $2.50 Tacos


Weekly Events

Mondays: Paint Nite

Tuesdays: Bar Trivia w/ Trivia Mafia @ 9pm

Thursdays: Beeraraoke: A Karaoke Night @ 9:30pm

Friday: Live Music - No Cover

Saturdays: Live Music - No Cover



Craft Beers

We might not have the most craft beers in lowertown St. Paul, but we do have some of the best selections. Featuring eighteen rotating local and regional craft beers on draft from Surly, Rush River, Bad Weather and more. We choose our beers carefully and take great pride in offering craft beers that you typically will not find anywhere else.

Craft Cocktails

Try some of our signature craft cocktails like the Distinguished Gentleman with black cardamon house-infused Buffalo Trace bourbon whiskey.

St. Paul’s Top 10 Cocktail Bars

Scratch Kitchen

We believe in making as many things in house as much as possible and our customers can taste the difference. 

This is a kitchen that can juggle both tricked-out nachos and spring rolls overstuffed with snappy shrimp, thin slices of roasted pork and tons of fresh herbs.
— Rick Nelson - Star Tribune

Online Reservations

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By phone

Prefer to make your reservation via phone? You can make a reservations by calling (651) 224-2019

Special Events & Private Parties

Catering and Events are opportunities for us to work more closely with our guests, occasions for us to share our dedication to celebration in exciting new ways. Please email us at

Call (651) 224-2019 to reserve a room for your reception or party.

FREE SHUTTLE: Complimentary shuttle service to shows and sporting events at the Xcel center, Ordway or Fitzgerald Theater. - Please call for schedule pick up times.

PARKING: Available in the Kellogg Square parking ramp ( Rates ) or street parking on Kellogg Blvd.

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Free Shuttle to all Wild home games and events at the Xcel Center!