Breweries

We invite you to explore Denver's local beer culture and visit some of the 100 brewpubs, breweries and taprooms 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

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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.

Established in 1994, the original Great Divide Brewery &Tap Room is located in the heart of downtown Denver. With 16 taps of seasonal, year-round and specialty brews, you can enjoy award-winning, hand-crafted beer straight from the source. Check out the brewhouse, chat with our friendly staff at the bar, or enjoy the Denver sunshine on the patio. Visit the website for hours and tour times.


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.


Raíces Brewing Co.

Celebrate Latin culture at this Latino-owned brewpub, featuring award-winning craft beers, a Latin American food selection and cultural events. Raíces, meaning “roots” in Spanish, seeks to connect the community.


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 at 9627 E. County Line Rd., Centennial)


Smash Face Brewing

Smash Face serves house brewed beers on tap and some Dog E. Style grub to meet your ballpark needs!


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.

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Wah Gwaan Brewing Company

Want a little slice of paradise in the middle of the Rockies? Visit a Jamaican-inspired craft brewery that embodies the traditional culture through beautiful murals, vibrant beer flavors and a welcoming atmosphere. They are committed to incorporating sustainable practices throughout the brewery and local community.


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

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10 Barrel Brewing Co.

Experience 10 Barrel’s large brewpub, 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.


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!


Left Hand RiNo

Left Hand Brewing Co. has been brewing Damn Good Beer since 1993. The brewery is employee owned and very proud of it. Left Hand always knew they wanted a location in the Downtown Denver area, and after 27 years, their search brought them to the Wynkoop Development. The 14-acre development is also home to AEG's Mission Ballroom. Left Hand RiNo offers a world-class dining experience before, during, or after the show, with a select menu catered for concert goers. Enjoy a full-service restaurant and bar with 48 taps, including award-winning Left Hand Beers, along with wine, sake and cocktails.


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.


River North Brewery

River North Brewery, the neighborhood's oldest brewery, offers 12 beers brewed onsite such as pilsners, IPA's, and imperial and barrel-aged big beers. There's something for every craft beer enthusiast. Enjoy Colorado's sunny days on the dog-friendly patio.


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.


The Empourium Brewing Company

Empourium's goal has always been to understand what it is that people are seeking in a beer. They are bold and creative, and constantly challenge the status quo by blending traditional styles with modern techniques. They use their extensive experience within the craft beer industry to push the boundaries of flavor and aroma and ultimately deliver extraordinary products. An unwavering commitment to quality, consistency, and obsession over the small details not only ensures that each sip is perfect, but every time you visit that taproom you can confidently try something new from the ever-rotating tap list and be confident that what‘s in your glass will be exceptional. You may just find your new favorite beer!


FlyteCo Brewing

This aviation-themed establishment was launched by pilots and celebrates adventure without limits. With 10 to 15 beers on tap, there's something for everyone.


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."


Oasis Brewing Company

Nestled in the heart of the Highlands, Oasis Brewery turned a historical church building into a friendly neighborhood brewery focused on great beer and even better company. Maintaining the original building aesthetic and large capacity, Oasis is the perfect location to host any event, such as meetings, happy hours and birthday parties!


South Denver

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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 bustingling taproom in southeast Denver has rotating food trucks and abundant parking. Known as a specialist in IPAs, Comrade Brewing is the 2019 Great American Beer Festival® Small Brewing Company of the Year, winning six GABF® medals since opening. Don't miss their back to back silver medal winning Fresh Hop Superpower IPA in Septembers


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.


Grange Hall

Grand American tradition meets innovative new food and drink at Grange Hall by Chef Troy Guard. One collective hall. Eight culinary options. In-house brewery. Private spaces. Based on historic community centers of the past and anchored by a craft brewery, Grange Hall is a modern-day spot to gather, eat and play. Under this roof, you’ll discover Denver’s most brilliant minds in food, beer and booze.


Novel Strand Brewing Company

Independently owned boutique brewery and taproom in Denver’s Historic Baker neighborhood, with laid-back vibes and a focus on the hoppy, sour and Classique offerings of the beer world.


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

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Avery Brewing Company

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


Dry Dock Brewing Company — North Dock

Home to 25 GABF medals, Small Brewery of the Year, and eight World Beer Cup awards, the taproom gives a nod to its nautical theme and is a great, intimate place to grab a beer. Step out into the indoor patio and enjoy the real brewery experience amidst the tanks that held the beer you’re consuming! The taproom is family-friendly and dogs are welcome on the outside patio.


Dry Dock Brewing Company — South Dock

South Dock is Dry Dock's original location. Here, they brew some 1,500 barrels per year. The taproom serves 16 beers on draft and several non-beer options including Mysters Hard Seltzer. South Dock hosts weekly food trucks, live music, trivia and Small Batch releases, and offers indoor and outdoor seating. They are family-friendly and allow dogs on the outside patio.


Gordon Biersch

Gordon Biersch, founded over 25 years ago, is where German precision brewing meets American craft beer. Everything on the menu is prepared fresh-to-order by chefs, creating an elevated brewery restaurant menu crafted to pair perfectly with the locally brewed beers.


Holidaily Brewing Company

Visit the largest dedicated gluten-free brewery in the country, Holidaily Brewing Company. Our mission is to always provide safe, gluten-free products with world-class taste. That's why Holidaily Brewing is America's dedicated gluten-free brewery. There's never a chance of cross-contamination, so you can celebrate with no worries.


Ska Brewing Company

When it comes to bringing home the bacon, assuming that bacon is made of the world’s best craft beer, nobody does it quite like Ska. From our flavor-packed flagship brews to our ridiculously refreshing seasonal libations, we’ve got the goods.


Interactive Map

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Denver Beer Trail Map