• \noun\ ' kärst

    : an irregular limestone region with sinkholes, underground streams, and caverns

    Located just 1 block from the trailhead of the Root River Bike Trail, Karst Brewing is proud to be Fillmore County's 1st independent craft brewery. We are a convenient stop - just 1 block off highway 52.

    Mystery Cave photos taken and shared by Dawn Ryan, DNR

    Sunday.       open 12-7  

    Wednesday  closed Oct.-May (4-9 June-Sept.)

    Thursday     open 3-10 (trivia @ 7) 

    Friday          open 3-10 

    Saturday      open 12-10 

    closed Monday and Tuesday


    Holiday Hours

    November 23 (Thanksgiving Eve) 4-9
    closed Thanksgiving
    Christmas Eve 12-6
    closed Christmas Day
    New Year's Eve 12-6
    closed New Year's Day




    Thursdays @ 7 pm

    Groups of 6 or less play to win!

    September 29th - Word Play!

    Mexican Food Fridays!

    (not Sept. 23rd or 30th)

    Espadin food truck will be at Karst every Friday through October 7th.

    Beer & Chili Night @ Root River 102

    Root River 102 & Karst Brewing

    Friday, November 4th 4:30-8 pm. Enjoy 3 kinds of chili paired with beers from Karst Brewing.

    MN SIPS & Karst Brewing

    April-November sponsored by Explore Minnesota

    Check in at breweries, wineries and distilleries a chance to win and get discounts. Check out all the details here:




    We love both!


    So many options...

    Karst has snack items for sale- cheese & crackers, chips & salsa, bag snacks, nuts, beef sticks and more. You are welcome to bring in your own food as well, either from home or from an area restaurant. We have food trucks the 2nd & 4th Saturdays June - September. We have food trucks additional dates too so be sure and check our website.


    Complimentary treats!

    Dogs are allowed on the patio as long as they keep their owner leashed and on his/her best behavior. We have a grassy off leash area for dogs in addition to our dog friendly patio space.

    Gift Cards in Store & Online

    We have conventional plastic gift cards for purchase for any amount in our tap room & we also have the option to purchase gift cards online at:


    Private Room Available

    Our new room is always open to our guests, however, it can also be reserved for your private party- for free! You are allowed to bring in your own food for your event, but no outside alcohol is allowed. If you'd like to reserve, contact Sandy at 952-956-2011.



    Spelunkin Pumpkin seasonal pumpkin  ale 6.3% ABV 22 IBU's

    Sunday Funday juicy/hazy IPA 6% ABV 46 IBUs

    Maggie’s Farm cream ale 6% ABV 16 IBUs

    Trout Run pale ale 6.3% ABV 45 IBUs 

    Sugar Creek saison 6.5% ABV 34 IBUs

    Company A Centennial Red 6.5% ABV 25 IBUs

    Ember Waves red ale 7.6% ABV 22 IBUs 

    Balefire Brown brown ale 5.8% ABV 26 IBUs 

    Flowstone Alt altbier 5.5% ABV 34 IBUs 

    Big Spring IPA 8.1% ABV 62 IBUs

    Top of the Trail American IPA 7.1% ABV 52 IBUs 

    Wry IPA 8% ABV 87 IBU's

    Edge of the Earth oatmeal stout 7% ABV 25 IBUs

    Coconut A Nilla infused blonde 4.8% ABV 21 IBUs

    Cheers to Cherries  sour 4.7% ABV 11 IBUs

    *North Country  blueberry/wild rice sour 4.2% ABV 17 IBUs

    Driftless Sunrise blood orange saison 5.1% ABV 20 IBUs

    Currantly  black currant sour 6.4% ABV 3 IBUs

    *Hibiscus Tea hibiscus, tangerine, cinnamon 3.5% ABV 17 IBU

    Pina Colada seltzer 5.5% ABV

    *minimal gluten