Relying on decades of experience in craft brewing and restaurant ownership, our team bonded over their love of beer-making – and a shared desire to create a new North Ridgeville destination to eat, drink and make great memories.
Get to know the original Hop Brothers:
David Wittschen, Founder & Managing Partner
David is a customer experience fanatic. He blends decades of business and restaurant ownership experience with a relentless pursuit of service excellence to ensure every patron has a great time here.
Frank Porcelli, Restauranteur & Managing Partner
Frank and his family have been involved in the food industry for over 100 years - starting in Ethiopia and Rome, Italy, and then running fine dining establishments in Little Italy, downtown Cleveland, Rocky River and Sagamore Hills. Frank is also a registered nurse and combines his medical background with a wealth of restaurant knowledge to enhance your experience.
What our customers are saying…
“Fantastic experience with the samples of food. I plan to close my kitchen and live on carry out!”
“Cool vibe, great beer, great food, great people.”
“Wow!! What an amazing place with an extraordinary staff. Great beer, great food, great times! We will definitely be back!!”
“The place looks great, food is awesome, staff is nice and friendly. LOVE this place!!”
“Great brewery! Not just normal bar food but some fantastic Italian & eclectic dishes. Wonderful selection of beers too including some unique flavors – King KoKonut is wonderful!”
“Great beer, even better service! We went for a girl's night and we ALL had a blast! Can't find an atmosphere like this anywhere else in Cleveland. Definitely will be back!”