A community-centered farm brewery in the heart of Rochester’s historic South Wedge neighborhood.

Big Version 2.0 Now Available!!!

The BIG is back, baby! Only the best cask out of the bunch made the cut for Version 2.0 of our flagship imperial stout with maple syrup aged in A. Smith Bowman barrels. Available for purchase via our online ordering portal, or stop down to the taproom and grab a bottle! Go BIG!

Visit the taproom

We’re located on Mount Hope Ave. with indoor and outdoor space to enjoy. When visiting the taproom, you’ll see the heart of Swiftwater in every detail, and we hope you’ll enjoy our beer just as much as we love making it! 

Large groups and beer tours are welcome! We encourage contacting us ahead of time so we can best accommodate everyone.

Since opening in 2015, Swiftwater has gained a reputation for not only great beer, but also for a simple and well-executed menu of from-scratch food offerings. As a farm brewery, we are deeply committed to the local farming community by utilizing many fresh and seasonal ingredients whenever possible. We take pride in freshness, sustainability and overall quality in all things offered at the brewery. 

Swiftwater Beer is available to go!

Swiftwater Merch

Take Swiftwater Brewing home with you! We’ve got tees, tanks, hats, glassware and more!


Gift Cards Available

Give the gift of Swiftwater! Get a voucher to send to a friend or grab one for yourself. 

At Swiftwater, our overarching mission is to create high quality, innovative beer while providing an atmosphere for our customers and colleagues that foster camaraderie and acceptance.

Monday       Closed
Tuesday       6pm - 10pm (Trivia at 7)
Wednesday       12pm - 10pm
Thursday       12pm - 10pm
Friday       12pm - 11pm
Saturday       12pm-11pm
Sunday       2pm-9pm (Memorial Day Weekend thru Labor Day Weekend)
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