Bean & Brew is open

Bean & Brew is open.

Matt Ecker’s coffee shop and taproom has opened after months of preparation and permit approvals. Bean & Brew is at 97 E. Main St., Batavia, at Main and Riverside. It is across Riverside from the Clermont County Administration Building and diagonally across the Main Street intersection from United Dairy Farmers.

Mr. Ecker picked up his liquor permit in Columbus on December 18 after getting final approval from the Clermont County Health Department and the Clermont County Building Inspection Department.

Information about Bean & Brew is online at and on Facebook under Bean & Brew.