With our large German heritage, beer and breweries are a big part of Fort Wayne’s history.
Many local and regional breweries offer your favorite drinks, served with a side of Fort Wayne flair! You can even set up a brewery tour and tasting at some locations. So plan your night out, or grab a group for a pub crawl, and try out some of these locally made craft brews.
Birdboy Brewing Company is a locally owned and operated production brewery, offering some of the city’s finest craft beer to Fort Wayne restaurants and bars. Stop in Saturdays for tastings and take-out.
Granite City is a polished casual American restaurant where you will find fresh, high-quality menu items and a full list of hand-crafted beers to match the flavors of their made-from- scratch recipes.
If you're looking for a unique experience, pull up a seat at Hoppy Gnome where craft beers and unique food meet. Think copious amounts of fun tacos, tortas, and creative dishes, paired with their artisan brews. Or schedule a time to brew your own beer at Gnometown Brewing - Indiana's newest Nano Brewery.
The local food truck, affiné, will be bringing handcrafted beers and creative dishes that reflect the season and showcase local farmers to this brick-and-mortar, destination restaurant. Now open on West Main Street.
The first hard cidery in Fort Wayne. Kekionga Cider Company has been able to find its home at the Goeglein Mill and has started to produce great tasting and easy drinking hard cider for its northeast Indiana community. Now open on Maysville Road.
With four locations around the Fort Wayne area, you can grab a pint of their award-winning hand-crafted ales or lagers, and enjoy a full food menu and weekly live music.
This microbrewery is steeped in traditional brewing methods and brings old-world style beers to Fort Wayne at their downtown brewery. Watch for their opening day coming soon.
At Scotty’s you can find traditional bar food with a local twist, and make sure you try their craft beers, brewed at their Indianapolis location.
Summit City Brewerks offers 40 taps - 20 of their own and 20 from other breweries.
Come to this brewery to awaken your taste buds with a selection of local and regional craft beers, and make sure you try some of their delicious, fresh food.
If you're in the mood for spirits, check out a tour at the newly opened Three Rivers Distilling company. This artisan distillery specializes in vodka, whiskey, rum, and gin grown from Indiana crops.
If you’re interested in finding more hidden Fort Wayne gems, check out our Best of Restaurants Page.
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