Tighthead Brewing Company was founded by Owner/Brewer Bruce Dir and began production in the fall of 2011. The production brewery and tap room are located adjacent to the Metra train station in Mundelein, Illinois and produce quality ales and lagers for all seasons. Our Beers are currently distributed in draft and 16 oz cans throughout Illinois and Wisconsin. Our Tap Room typically features up to 16 beers on tap, and customers can bring food or order food to be delivered to the Tap Room.
Brewery and restaurant just south of Rosemont in Schiller Park. Short Fuse offers 12 different brews (available for take out in crowlers) along with food served in an industrial setting with a nice long bar and garage doors opening to outdoor dining during warmer months. They also offer brewery tours.