COVID-19 Measures

The health of our guests and employees is our highest priority. We strictly adhere to the legal measures to contain the COVID-19 virus. For these reasons, you can enjoy a carefree stay in the FORST Braugarten:

  • In the FORST Braugarten, you sit outside
  • Large tables with predetermined spacing guarantee the necessary distance
  • Our employees wear nose and mouth protection
  • Dispensers with disinfectant solution are available
  • All tables are disinfected before use
  • We kindly ask you to keep the legal minimum distance of at least 1 meter from other people. This does not apply to persons from the same household. On Saturdays and Sundays reservations are only accepted until 12:00 a.m. at the latest, after which the table is released. Reservations are requested for groups of 6 or more people.
Location and position

The Braugarten Forst is located in Algund/Fraction Forst on the left side of the main road towards Vinschgau Valley. From the Forst brewery opposite, you can reach us by crossing the wooden bridge over the state road.
For your car we have 2 large free parking spaces right next to the brewery garden.
The spa town of Merano is 5 minutes away from us by car.


No matter whether you arrive as a group of friends in a 9-seater or as a tour group in a 50-seater: The BraugartenFORST is the ideal place for groups!
This begins with the arrival: Generous parking is only a few steps away from the brewery garden, and the generous space continues in the spacious garden: As a group you can sit together comfortably under the old chestnut trees and benefit from all the experience of our tasty cuisine and our friendly service staff. Happy hours await you with the popular brewery garden specialities, fresh Forst beer and a great atmosphere!

For information about our special menus for groups please contact us by email:

Brewery tour

Experience an expert guided tour through one of the most beautiful breweries in Italy. The tour explains what makes FORST beer so special, while the brewery buildings and beer cellars are visited. Young people under the age of 16 are not allowed to take part in the guided tours.

Cost: Euro 10.00. Included in the price:

  • guided tour of the special beer brewery FORST
  • A voucher for a free beer or soft drink
  • Voucher for a present – pick up at the FORST Shop
  • A FOREST lanyardReservation by phone at +39/0473/260111

Currently there are no guided tours due to COVID-19!


We accept meal vouchers from the following companies:

  • E-Lunch
  • Sodexo
  • Monnicard
Partner Restaurant

Our partner restaurant, the Restaurant Sapperlot in Cermes is open the whole year. In the elegant cellar in old wood style, the Reiterer family awaits you even in the cold months with the proven brewery garden cuisine and pizza specialties.
Accessibility by bus

The Giardino Forst Brewery Garden can be reached by public bus from Merano, Algund, Parcines and Marling. The bus stop is directly opposite the Braugarten, the following lines are directly connected:

Line 217: 
Forest – Lagundo – Merano – Marlengo
To the Farhplan

Line 213: 
Merano – Lagundo – Parcines
To the Fahrplan

The train station of Algund is 1 km away, from there you can reach the Braugarten on foot or by bus.

Bus timetables
Accessibility by train

The train station of Algund is 1 km away, from there you can reach the Braugarten on foot or by bus.

Train timetables

Where to sleep?

In these accommodations in the surrounding area you are in good hands!

Hotel Der Forsterhof
Brauhausstraße 45
39022 Algund
Tel. +39 0473 448578

Pension An der Leit
Oberplars 9
39022 Algund
Tel. +39 0473 448588

Pension Monya
Brauhausstraße 13
39022 Forst – Algund
Tel. +39 0473 448521

Pension Siller
Brauhausstr. 11
39022 Algund – Forst
Tel. +39 0473 448518

Hotel Dorner
Weingartner-Straße 40
39022 Algund
Tel. +39 0473 443309

Pension Untermairhof
Brauhausstraße 47
39022 Algund/Forst
Tel. +39 0473 448693

Garni Residence Nutzhof
Leitenweg 1
39022 Algund Dorf
Tel. +39 0473 44 85

Hotel Mitterplarserhof
Mitterplars 69
39022 Algund
Tel.+39 0473 221390

Hotel Laurin
Rosengartenstrasse 6
39022 Algund Dorf
Tel. +39 0473 448 589

Pension Schweigkofler
Jaufenstr. 23
39019 Dorf Tirol
Tel.  +39 0473 237315