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Breweries

We invite you to explore Denver's local beer culture and visit some of the other 100 brewpubs, breweries and tap rooms in the metro area. As always, please drink safely and responsibly with a designated driver. Get a taste of our local flavors by exploring our Denver Beer Trail! Find a list of our breweries below along with an interactive map to help you navigate your Denver brewery experience. #DenverBeerTrail

Interested in getting a behind-the-scenes experience? Check out our Denver Brewery Tours page.  

 

Downtown Denver

Denver Chophouse & Brewery


Denver ChopHouse’s Kevin Marley has been brewing beer here for more than 20 years! He pairs high-end lagers and ales with an ever-changing menu of local chops, steaks and chef-driven entrées, creating a unique fine dining and brewery experience.


Great Divide Brewing Co.


Great Divide has been brewing bold and assertive beers since 1994. With a taproom and brewery located in the heart of downtown, they are Denver’s oldest and largest packaging brewery. In 2016, they expanded into the River North (RiNo) Art District with their Barrel Bar and a new state-of-the-art canning line.


Oskar Blues Grill & Brew


Oskar Blues LoDo is full of good beer, good food and great people. Come out and celebrate!


Jagged Mountain Craft Brewery


Jagged Mountain Craft Brewery — the closest taproom to the Colorado Convention Center — offers a fine selection of traditional ales, while pushing the boundaries on what craft beer enthusiasts think is possible in specialty craft beer.


Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery


Rock Bottom serves native suds that are tank-to-table fresh, with a menu designed to complement their flavors. Easy to find, easy to enjoy. Always brewing. (Other locations: 10633 Westminster Blvd., Westminster; 9627 E. County Line Rd., Centennial)


Tivoli Brewing Company


Tivoli is Colorado’s oldest, most historic brewery. It originally opened in 1859 and supplied beer to the gold rush pioneers. Situated in the heart of downtown Denver’s Auraria Campus, it’s easily accessible via the Platte River and Cherry Creek trails.


Woods Boss Brewing Company


Woods Boss Brewing Company has transformed an early 1900s brick building into a beautiful brewery and taproom. They have 24 taps with 20 craft beers brewed in-house and a gluten-free option as well as root beer and kombucha.


Wynkoop Brewing Company


Wynkoop is a Denver institution, known for innovative brewers who are blazing the trail on novel brewing techniques and flavors. From experimenting with foeders and a variety of barrel-aging techniques to starting a program, these brewers are always looking to push the boundaries on traditional beers. Known as the brewery that brewed a neighborhood, Wynkoop helped spur the revitalization of the Lower Downtown (LoDo) district.


RiNo, Five Points and East Denver

10 Barrel Brewing Co.


Experience 10 Barrel’s large brew pub, featuring a 20-barrel brewing system, 24 freshly brewed beers on tap and fermenting from a sunken deck in the middle of the action. Throw in a rooftop patio, made-from-scratch pub grub and an open layout with views into the brew area and kitchen and you’ve got your new favorite hangout in RiNo!


BIERSTADT LAGERHAUS


Bierstadt Lagerhaus is a lager-only brewery focused on traditional techniques and German-style lagers. No flair, no twist, just clean lager beer.


Black Shirt Brewing Co.


Black Shirt is a small but mighty independent craft brewery, artisan pizza kitchen and live music venue located in the northern reaches of RiNo. They open at 11 a.m., seven days a week, with two dog-friendly patios and a full menu that includes spent grain pizza, appetizers and salads.


Blue Moon Brewing Company—Rino District


Blue Moon’s River North Art District (RiNo) location is an opportunity to share its ongoing creativity and innovative brewing. Try unique beers only available at this location and enjoy a bite from the globally inspired, locally sourced food menu.


Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project


Crooked Stave is the culmination of brewmaster Chad Yakobson’s master’s research, “The Brettanomyces Project.” Crooked Stave’s progressive approach to brewing blends science and art through creativity and passion. The resulting creations are beers of extraordinary complexity.


Epic Brewing


Epic’s 25 rotating taps feature go-to favorites along with unique sours and taproom exclusives. Enjoy the bright, spacious taproom and sunny patio in Denver’s River North Art District (RiNo). Epic has something for everyone!


LIBERATI RESTAURANT & BREWERY


Liberati is the only brewery in the world dedicated to oenobeers — a beer/wine hybrid that uses wine grapes in the fermentation. Located in Curtis Park, the bright and airy brewery features a sundrenched patio and serves made-from-scratch Italian fare.


Mockery Brewing


For beer drinkers looking for creative and delicious brews, Mockery is the innovative producer of damn good beers that defy the rules in all the right places. They’re out to create the kind of beers that spark conversations and defy conventions.


ODELL BREWING CO. DENVER


Odell features 16 different taps, eight of which are RiNo-exclusive beers brewed on-site with their 10-barrel pilot system. Check out their historic two-story building and enjoy the outdoor patio, fire pits and rooftop with mountain views.


Ratio Beerworks


Ratio focuses on meticulously crafted beer. The brewery’s portfolio includes a wide variety of traditional styles with a modern twist. With deep roots in the punk rock music scene, Ratio’s co-founders sought to translate the industry’s sense of community, DIY spirit and strong musical influences via the beer and taproom experience.


Station 26 Brewing Co.


Station 26 brews handcrafted beers in a 1960 fire station in Denver’s Park Hill neighborhood. Come for the beer, stay for the food trucks and frequent community events, including yoga classes and monthly bluegrass brunches.


THIRSTY MONK BREWERY


Thirsty Monk’s 12-barrel production brewery, located in Denver’s City Park West neighborhood, serves its award-winning Belgian-rooted modern ales with Hinman’s Bakery Hand Pies.


Highlands

CALL TO ARMS BREWING COMPANY


Founded in 2015, Call to Arms is located in the Berkeley neighborhood of northwest Denver. Blending tradition with innovation, the brewery is a gathering place passionately committed to quality, community and camaraderie.


Cerveceria Colorado


A sister brewery to Denver Beer Co., Cerveceria Colorado’s mission is to highlight the culture, flavors and traditions of Mexico through craft beer. Cerveceria Colorado believes beer is inclusive, collaborative and celebratory.


Denver Beer Co.


Home to one of the largest outdoor patios in the city, Denver Beer Co. has established itself as a top spot to enjoy a craft beer during one of Denver’s 300 days of sunshine. Using 100 percent solar power, traditional methods and innovative spirit, the brewery creates award-winning craft beer that is approachable, fun and delicious and consistently wins awards to prove it.


Diebolt Brewing


Diebolt Brewing is a family-owned neighborhood microbrewery in Sunnyside with a heritage of making beer. French ancestry influences many of their beer styles, but it’s a reckless abandon for pursuing their passion that makes Diebolt unique.


Factotum Brewhouse


Factotum’s beers come to fruition through the ideas of the community, who then have the opportunity to guest brew alongside the head brewing team. This unique concept means the taplist is constantly changing, although they do have four flagships: a pre-Prohibition American Pilsner, an Imperial Kentucky Common, a Berliner Weisse and a Colorado-style IPA.


Little Machine


Denver’s illest and realest brewery features two dog-friendly patios, local art and a social atmosphere. Little Machine specializes in vegan fruit beer, but there’s something on tap for everyone. The brewery is the proud winner of a 2017 GABF® Gold Medal and 2016 and 2018 World Beer Cup Silver Awards.


Joyride Brewing Company


Situated across the street from the banks of beautiful Sloan’s Lake in Edgewater, Joyride has tremendous views that pair with their stellar brews. Their brand new rooftop deck was recently declared the best patio in Denver by "5280 Magazine."


Prost Brewing Company


Drink like a German! Enjoy delicious, German-style, craft beers at one of Colorado’s best beer gardens. This award-winning brewery and bar utilizes traditional methods and the highest quality ingredients to bring the most authentic lagerbiers to Colorado.

— 2540 19TH ST., DENVER

Seedstock Brewery


Seedstock has been brewing beer for five generations. They start with the same old-world, family recipes that have stood the test of time. Add a heartland work ethic and brewing ingenuity, and you get a recipe for something uniquely American.


South Denver

Baere Brewing Company


Baere hides in a strip mall on South Broadway in the eclectic Baker neighborhood. Walking into Baere transforms the feel of the 1970s retail center. The space is filled with barrels from Laws Whiskey House, and there are 16 beers on tap, ranging from Belgian farmhouse styles to hopforward IPAs to a wide variety of sour offerings on draft and in bottles.


Black Sky Brewery


At Black Sky, heavy metal flows through the speakers. This Santa Fe Drive staple has 25 taps and barrel-aged beers, with crowlers, growlers and bombers available to take home. Hungry? New Haven-style pizza, calzones and grinders are served daily.


Comrade Brewing


This dog-friendly taproom in southeast Denver has 20 taps, rotating food trucks and abundant parking. Brewing award-winning beers in a U.S.-made brewhouse, their Superpower IPA is said to be the best in Colorado.


Crazy Mountain Brewing Company


Crazy Mountain brews crazy good beer for the passionate pursuers of life. Check out their Denver taproom and beer garden, drink up and live life to the fullest.


Declaration Brewing Company


Named Denver’s “Best Brewery Taproom Patio” by Westword in 2017, Declaration features 40 unique taps, daily food trucks and a spacious patio for fun and entertainment. The brewery houses a robust yeast library, and their beer scientists create a wide variety of ales, lagers, sours and aged beers to suit every taste!


Dos Luces Brewery


Dos Luces makes beers brewed from gluten-free ingredients, corn and aguamiel, rich in flavor and deep with history. Little known in the United States, Dos Luces explores the vast possibilities these truly American ingredients hold. Come follow the lights, come follow Dos Luces. Named "Westword’s" Best of Denver 2019 Winner for Best New Brewery Taproom (Readers’ Choice).


Farm House at Breckenridge Brewery


Sip on a cold brew at Breckenridge Brewery, located just off the Platte River Trail in Littleton. On the weekend, stay for a while and take in the views in the beer garden while enjoying a delicious meal at the Farm House Restaurant.


Strange Craft Beer Company


Strange Craft was the first small taproom brewery to open in Denver. With an inviting bar made of reclaimed wood, a spacious outdoor seating area with yard games, rotating food trucks and 15 taps of award-winning beers, there’s plenty to enjoy.

— 1330 ZUNI ST., UNIT M, DENVER

TRVE Brewing Co.


TRVE visitors are greeted with an iconic, long wooden table — perfect for socializing — and the sounds of heavy metal. Although metal plays all day and night, the brewery is set up to encourage great conversation.


Near Denver

Avery Brewing Company


Founded in 1993, Avery is a nationally recognized brewery in Boulder. Visit Avery’s tap room and restaurant for 30 beers on tap, a dog-friendly patio and a seasonally selected menu.


El Rancho Brewing Company


Perched at an elevation of 7,686 feet, the deck and main dining room at the historic El Rancho provide the perfect spot for a beer and a burger while enjoying a view of the Continental Divide.


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