Top Breweries in CT

From sustainable settings to food trucks galore - visit these breweries in the 203 to sip happy on hops

Nod Hill Brewery Ridgefield, CT

Located in Ridgefield, Nod Hill Brewery is a great escape whether outside or inside their comfortable tap room. Guests can enjoy live music and the premises’ On the Fly food truck serving up delicious smoked meats alongside fresh draft and canned beer.

WhatsupFairfield Nod Hill Brewery

While currently open for pours in their taproom as well as offering beers to-go -- this summer, Nod Hill Brewery will also be opening up their first-ever Biergarten. Open Wednesday-Sunday check out their taproom list here - (they also serve wine).

Half Full Brewery Stamford, CT

One of the most popular breweries in the area, Half Full’s taproom at 43 Homestead is located in Stamford (as well as their new location-destination - “Third Place.”) The brewery is always producing new, unique offerings for you to enjoy on site otherwise available for pick up or delivery. Home of the Award-Winning Bright Ale - you can see their current line-up of beers, here.

Half Full Brewery

Their new Third Place by Half Full Brewery is a co-working space, tasting room, event space and coffee shop - sure to meet all your needs.

Half Full Brewery

Two Roads Brewing Company Stratford, CT

The state of the art facility is dedicated to sour, barrel-aged and experimental beers. Two Roads Brewing Company was founded in 2012 and was subsequently honored with the distinction of “One of the Ten Best Breweries in America” - by Paste Magazine.

From their extensive campus to roster of delicious food trucks - make your way over to Two Roads for an afternoon of fun.

Two Roads Brewery

Redding Beer Company Redding, CT

Redding Beer Company features a tavern-like environment for craft beer lovers across the state. Once on premise guests can sit outside in the beer park or inside in the taproom or comfortable den.

From events like SummerFest to Happy Hour specials - ($5 pints, $6 beer flights) - you won’t want to miss a quick trip to Redding. Visitors are sure to enjoy craft beers, live music and the Zawack Shack food truck.

Redding Brewery

Reverie Brewing Company Newtown, CT

Located in Newtown, Reverie boasts an extensive offering of craft beers amid a dreamy backdrop - including a tented outdoor patio with picnic tables and high tops. Seating is first-come, first-serve and the venue is dog and kid-friendly.

Ongoing, Reverie Brewing Company features events and fabulous food trucks (see schedule here) and hosts Trivia every Wednesday at 7PM.

Reverie Brewing Company

Lock City Brewing Stamford, CT

Another brewery in Stamford, Lock City Brewing is kid and dog-friendly and a go-to location for on-the-go beers Monday-Sunday. For their latest tap list from Intergalactic Juggernaut to Bugatti Spaceship - see here.

Did we miss one of your favorites? Let us know at WhatsupFairfield - we'll be sure to check back and make updates on new offerings and events.

Lock City Brewing