Take a day, or two, and taste some of Northwest Ohio’s best hand crafted beer. Check out our extensive list of hotels and plan your brew tour today!
Black Frog Brewery, 831 S McCord Rd., Holland, OH
A grassroots operation centered on making wholly unique versions of traditional beer styles, grown from one dedicated brewer’s goal to bring the ultimate drinking experience to all his patrons.
Contact: 419-389-7136, blackfrogbrewery.com
Earnest Brew Works, 4342 S Detroit Ave., Toledo, OH
This brewer-owned and operated brewery and taproom is the vision of two home brewers who want to share their passion for beer. The word “earnest” (serious intention) captures their attitude toward beer and brewing.
Contact: 419-340-2589, earnestbrewworks.com
Great Black Swamp Brewing Company, 26611 N Dixie Hwy, Perrysburg, OH
Microbrewery started by two home brewers who wanted to bring great craft beer to Toledo. With over 40 years of experience between them, they now offer a full line of craft beers at the taproom in Perrysburg and also distribute throughout Northwest Ohio.
Contact: 419-873-6101, greatblackswampbrewing.com
Inside the Five Brewing Company, 5703 Main St., Sylvania, OH
Northwest Ohio's newest brewing company is open seven days a week serving a variety of craft brew styles to please all palates. Serves lunch and dinner daily.
Contact: 567-408-7212, insidethefive.com
Maumee Bay Brew Pub, 27 Broadway St., Toledo, OH
Established in 1995. Operates out of the Historic Oliver House creating delightfully drinkable ales, lagers, porters and stouts. Perhaps best known for brewing Toledo’s own Buckeye Beer, we are always concocting new surprises in our on-premise brewhouse.
Contact: 419-243-1302, mbaybrew.com
Patron Saints Brewery, 4730 W. Bancroft St., #8, Toledo, OH
Come enjoy pints and tasters at our nano brewery in our small taproom which is "1/2 pint" and "little growler" friendly (aka kids & dogs) or we'll fill growlers and have cans available to go. PSB does not serve food but typically has a food truck and allows patrons to bring their own food to our taproom.
Contact: 419-720-BEER patronsaintsbrewery.com
Upside Brewing, 5692 Main St., Sylvania, OH
Sylvania, Ohio’s first brewery born inside the J&G Pizza Palace using a one-barrel system. Great selection of different rotating craft brews with great food and service.
Contact: 419-882-6061, www.facebook.com/UpsideBrewing
Aistear Brewing, 1037 N. Main St., Bowling Green, OH
Irish pub-themed brewery with heavy influences from fantasy, mythology and table-top gaming.
Contact: 419-819-4704, https://aistear-brewing.square.site/
Arlyn's Good Beer, 520 Hankey Ave., Bowling Green, OH
Offering a variety of delicious ales and lagers in a spacious, comfortable taproom. In nice weather, patrons can enjoy beer and activities in the large beer garden.
Contact: 419-575-8122, https://www.facebook.com/Arlyns-Good-Beer-541498729668983/
Bowling Green Beer Works, 322 N. Grove St., Bowling Green, OH
B.G.'s first nano-brewery crafting the finest beers, ciders, gruets and soda from all natural ingredients.
Contact: 512-299-2102, https://www.facebook.com/BGbeerworks/
Father John’s Microbrewery, 301 W Butler St., Bryan, OH
"Save the church!" Dr. John Trippy had a vision to save an abandoned, historic church in Bryan, Ohio, and to enhance the quality of life in and around Northwest Ohio. And thus Father John's was born! A restaurant, brewery, performance venue, sanctuary and more.
Contact: 419-633-1313, fatherjohnsbrewery.net
4kd Crick Brewery, 211 Carpenter Rd., Defiance, OH
Artisan beer production facility specializing in Ale fermentation with a 3.5 barrel brewhouse and taproom located on the Eagle Rock Golf Club & Sweetwater Chophouse Property. From grain to glass we are a full-scale brewery, grinding our grain in-house prior to each handcrafted batch and blending it with hops and specialty yeast strains.
Contact: 419-576-5822 4kdcrickbrewery.com
Findlay Brewing Company, 213 E. Crawford St., Findlay, OH
When you visit us, you'll notice we've got a bit of everything for you to enjoy. Enjoy some beers by the flight or pint in our brand new taproom and outdoor beer garden. If you're hungry, we've got that covered as well! Also, stay for games, live music or whatever fun we can wrangle up.
Contact: 419-419-2739, findlaybrewingcompany.com
The UrbanWoody Brewery, 105 E. Tiffin St., Fostoria, OH
A nano brewery with hand crafted beers of all styles. Made mostly with Ohio grains and hops. Veteran owned and operated.
Contact: 419-788-5979, https://theurbanwoody.com/
Neon Groundhog Brewery @ Majestic Oak Winery, 13554 Mohler Rd., Grand Rapids, OH
We produce in small batches so not all listed below are always available. We are growing at a rapid pace and currently updating equipment, recipes and looking to grow into distribution.
Contact: 419-875-6474, majesticoakwinery.com
Wild Side Brewing, 24195 Front St., Grand Rapids, OH
Each one of our ales is designed based on the quality seasonal ingredients we can go and purchase locally. From the water in our wells, the grain in our fields, the fruits in our trees and the wild yeasts gathered from the Ohio night air. Check out our current selection and pair your choice with our Detroit-style pizza or other menu offerings.
Contact: 419-389-2776, wildsidebrewing.com
Two Bandits Brewing Co., 106 E. High St., Hicksville, OH
We serve up craft beers with unique flavor combinations and many locally-sourced ingredients, alongside tasty pub food. Check us out, and experience what happens when craft, passion and quality all come together.
Contact: 419-542-1087, twobanditsbrewing.com
Catawba Island Brewing Company, 2330 E Harbor Rd., Port Clinton, OH
A small production brewery on the beautiful Catawba Island on the shores of Lake Erie. Our Tasting Room boasts indoor and outdoor seating, a laid-back Nautical-Industrial atmosphere and live acoustic music.
Twin Oast Brewing, 3630 N.E. Catawba Rd., Port Clinton, OH
Twin Oast Brewing believes first and foremost about experiencing great beer, crafted by people obsessed with making unique flavors for beer enthusiasts and casual drinkers alike. Customers will enjoy their brew in the middle of a beautiful 60-acre farm estate, featuring forested areas, stone fruit orchards, and home-grown produce. The brewery will have a small menu year-round, with rotating food trucks offering creative, fresh, artisan dishes that pair perfectly with our brews.
Contact: 419-573-6126, twinoast.com
Bait House Brewery, 223 Meigs St., Sandusky, OH
Our Brewery draws on Sandusky’s long-time connection not only with the fishing industry, but maritime life generally. Completely handmade, each style of our beer will delight those going out for a day’s fishing, and fine craft beer lovers alike.
Contact: 419-502-4677, https://baithousebrewery.com
CLAG Brewing Company (Opening Soon), 216 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, OH
Coming in 2020, CLAG Brewing Company is owned by the same family that owns Small City Taphouse, one of Ohio's premier craft beer bars.
Contact: 419-502-0099, https://www.facebook.com/clagbrewing/
The Laird Arcade Brewery - The LAB, 114 S. Washington St., Suite D, Tiffin, OH
Grab a taste of Tiffin at its first brewery since Prohibition. Opened in 2018, the beers are named after local historical references. Also serving hard seltzer.
Contact: 419-455-1711, https://thelairdarcadebrewery.com/
The Tiffin Brewery, 277 Wall St., Tiffin, OH
A brewer's production brewery to offer peer brewery services and quality customer product.
Contact: 567-207-8756, https://www.facebook.com/TheTiffinBrewery/
Ramblin' Red's Brewing Company, 1493 N. Shoop Ave., Wauseon, OH
Ramblin' Red's Brewing Company has an impressive list of beers on tap including approachable styles like its cream ale, to more complex offerings such as its flagship coffee stout and Hopulus Maximus, a double IPA. They say "something's always brewing" as Ramblin' Red's Brewing Company is a perfectly-paired expansion of Red Rambler Coffees.
Contact: 419-355-2000, redrambler.com
Toledo Spirits Company, 1301 N. Summit St., Suite 100, Toledo, OH
Toledo Spirits is a distillery that creates unique whiskeys, gins, and vodkas using regional ingredients and fierce ingenuity. Tasting room hours and sales by appointment; open every Saturday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Contact: 419-243-7445, toledospirits.com
Flatrock Distilling Company, 621 N. Perry St., Napoleon, OH
Contact: 419-868-8114, https://www.facebook.com/flatrockdistillerynapoleon