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.
Gavin Rousek, Head of Brewery Operations
Gavin is an Olmsted Falls graduate who has been involved in the art of brewing since childhood, helping out with homebrewing. He has worked in every aspect of the craft and refined his technique at the prestigious Siebel Institute. Since the start of his career, he has been a part of the team that won five medals at the Great American Beer Festival and World Beer Cup - Two of which were gold. His goal is to create beers with a notably distinct flavor profile and beers that are true to the style.
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!”