What da FAQ?
Why the name “Metal Monkey”?
When trying to come up with a name that encompassed “us” we were drawing a blank….. And then it hit us, Dan loves metal music and monkeys rock! Put them together and you get a kick-ass heavy metal monkey!
Where can I find your beer?
Most of the beer we produce is served out of our taproom in Romeoville, IL but we've recently started distributing in and around the Chicagoland area, as well as to Tavour, so occasionally those out of state can enjoy our beers.
What are the taproom hours?
Thursday 3-9pm, Friday 3-11pm, Saturday, 12-11pm, Sunday 12-6pm
What forms of payment do you accept?
Cash or credit are accepted
Do you sell beer to go?
We usually have 3-6 different canned options available at any given time. And we also have 32oz howlers and crowlers available for off-site consumption, with the majority of our draft offerings are available in those.
Do you fill other growlers other than your own?
We will fill any CLEAN 32oz or 64oz howler/growler.
Are dogs allowed?
We are dog friendly…. With the stipulation that you dog is; crowd, people and other dog friendly…. and we have to be allowed to give them lovins, and treats. : )
Are kids allowed?
It’s not usually advisable on a Friday or Saturday night but otherwise, if they can follow all of the house rules it’s all good. : )
Do you make everything that is on draft?
Yes, all of the beer available in our taproom is brewed in the back/production area of our space. We are now able to offer a cider or mead option but we cannot/ do not serve wine or liquor.
Do you have party space available?
We have a second room that is rentable and can host up to 60 people. For inquires please click here or email
Do you serve food?
We do not have a kitchen but often have food trucks on-site, many local spots that deliver, and you are always welcome to bring your own!
When do you have food trucks at the brewery?
We try to have a food truck out on Friday’s or Saturday’s. Click HERE for upcoming dates or keep an eye on our Facebook page.
Do you offer tours of Metal Monkey Brewing?
We don’t offer scheduled tours of the brewery but if we’re not too busy we’d be glad to show you where the magic happens!
Are you hiring?
We are not currently hiring but you can always e-mail your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is your policy regarding fundraising & charitable donations?
We do try to support local charity and non-profit events when possible but the number of requests is oftentimes unfulfillable. Please feel free to reach out to and we will accommodate if possible.
Do I need to make a reservation?
We do not take reservations, just come on in!
Can I buy a keg of your beer?
Reach out to Dan@metalmonkeybrewing.com or for specific requests.
I'm a collector can you mail me a sticket, label, coaster, etc?
Please see our online shop to purchase these items or mail us a self-addressed stamped envelope accompanied by your request. (We make no promises but we’re usually pretty accommodating.) ; )