Come visit our 7500 sq ft Taproom, one of the largest in Chicagoland. We have a full-service kitchen cooking up delicious food.

We feature 21+ beers on tap, and all are made right on site. Our styles of beer range across all different tastes.

We pride ourselves on being a well-balanced brewery making all styles and flavors. 

We are the perfect place to book your special event. We host holiday parties, corporate events, weddings, and private parties.

You can either call us at 847-260-5044 or shoot us an email at info@shortfusebrewing.com to book your event!



We also take table reservations for 1 or more and we do not allow pets.

We are a full production brewery and our taproom only serves beer we make right on site.

We currently do not offer wine, liquor, or other breweries' beer.

However, we do offer hard cider, hard seltzer, hard kombucha, as well as soda.


No split checks for 6 or more.  



Please refer to our homepage for updated hours. Hours are subject to change without notice. 


Closed on Mondays

5000 N River Road

Schiller Park, IL 60176



The secret to our success? It’s quite simple, really. Three words: quality craft beer. It may not be simple to get our standard of beer, but for us, it’s second nature - it’s our passion - it’s kind of our thing. The difference is in our classic brewing style mixed with our own little creative flare; the result? A taste so crisp, bold, original, and, dare we say, explosive, you’ll have to taste it to believe it.