Travel below Old City Hall, and you will find Duluth’s speakeasy-inspired whiskey and cocktail bar…The Rathskeller.

Located in a historic holding cell, The Rath features fine whiskey, a relaxing, casual atmosphere, and 8 taps of the best variety of beers in the country.


Happy Hour on Wednesday and Friday from 5pm – 8pm

$1 off drafts
$2 off wine
$6 select cocktails

Whiskey Wednesday

Take $2 off our large whiskey selection

SIN Night Thursday

Happy Hour prices all night!

Interested in booking out The Rathskeller for your private event?

The Rathskeller is a sophisticated and provocative spot for events, including bachelor/ette parties, grooms’ dinners, networking events, men’s nights, and other gatherings for groups of up to 45 for a seated dinner or, if you’re looking for a mingling cocktail reception, the space fits up to 60 comfortably. We feature Fitger’s Brewhouse ales and lagers as well as a compelling selection of fine whiskeys, crafted cocktails, and wines along with catering options that will add flair to your special occasion.

Capacity: 45 seated or 60 reception
Facility fee: $250
Food and beverage minimum of $800
Customized rates are available upon negotiation
Catering menu provided

Contact Us for Details and Availability


Check out our other Private Event venues: 
The Barrel RoomBrewer’s Garage | Old City Hall


Wednesday – Thursday:
5pm – 12pm

Friday – Saturday:
5pm – 2am


(218) 310-8427


299 E Michigan St
Duluth MN 55802

On the corner of Michigan Street and 2nd Avenue East, under the red light