10 of the Best St. Louis Breweries You Need to Try
St. Louis is a town full of fun activities, great restaurants, history, and of course good beer! If you are in the St. Louis area or are planning a trip there, these breweries are perfect stops to enjoy some delicious beer and learn more about the growing craft beer industry. Check out our list of 10 St. Louis breweries you need to try!
1. Anheuser Busch Brewery
You can’t have a list of St. Louis breweries without including this historic landmark. From the clydesdales to the brewery tour, you have to stop by if you are wanting to gain some insight on the the history of beer in St. Louis. Tours are complementary and last around 45 minutes. Enjoy learning about the brewing process and maybe even sample some beer in the biergarten when you are done.
1200 Lynch St, St. Louis, MO 63118 | Website
2. 4 Hands Brewing Company
4 Hands Brewing Company is perfect for the craft beer lover. With 6 beers offered year round and numerous seasonal beers that are offered throughout the year, you have the oppurtunity to try something new every time you come. Their beers are unique yet also can play off of traditional beer styles mixing together to create the perfect combination.
1220 S. 8th Street St. Louis, MO 63104 | Website
3. Urban Chestnut Brewing Company
Although unique, Urban Chestnut is one of the best places to enjoy a pint in St. Louis. If you want a place that truly knows beer, this is the spot for you. They even have their own brewing philosophy which they call Beer Divergency. By combining old and new styles of beer they pay tribute to the past, but also contribute to the movement forward.
3229 Washington Avenue | St. Louis, MO 63103 | Website
4. O’Fallon Brewery
O’Fallon Brewery is home to many uniquely crafted beers. Some are available daily and other seasonal, meaning each visit may have something new in store. You can tour their brewery on Sundays and enjoy delicious beers and some good eats in their O’Bar restaurant.
45 Progress Pkwy Maryland Heights, MO 63043 | Website
5. Schlafly Bottleworks
Started in 1991, Schlafly is Missouri’s biggest locally owned independent brewery. Schlafly Bottleworks is the perfect place to get together with family and friends and enjoy some locally brewed beer. There are also complementary tours every weekend, so don’t miss out on the chance to learn something new about the brewing process and talk to some beer experts.
7260 Southwest Ave. (at Manchester) Maplewood, MO 63143 | Website
6. The Civil Life Brewing Company
This is the perfect spot for beer experts and beer newbies alike. With a welcoming atmosphere and a beer menu that will have something for everyone to enjoy, this will be your go to spot to meet up with friends and family. On top of the delicious beer, be sure not to miss out on the food as well.
3714 Holt Ave. St. Louis, MO 63116 | Website
7. Ferguson Brewing Company
Ferguson Brewing Company is best known for its unique beer menu, featuring great seasonal beers that you can catch throughout the year, and their delicious food menu to go along side the beers. This brewery is the perfect place to enjoy unique craft beer and it can offer guests a way to explore the St. Louis area.
418 S. Florissant Rd. Ferguson, MO 63135 | Website
8. Trailhead Brewing Company
If the impressive beer list doesn’t win you over, the location of Trailhead Brewing Company will. This brewery can be found near the start of the Lewis and Clark expedition and near the historic main street in St. Charles. You’ve got great beer and history, what more do you need?
9. Earthbound Brewing
Don’t let the size of the joint fool you, this small brewery makes a statement with their tasty beers. Known for making their small batch beers, they also pride themselves on their unique and maybe even weird creations. If you are looking to try something completely new, this is the spot for you.
2710 Cherokee St, St. Louis, MO 63118 | Website
10. Side Project Brewing
What started as, you guessed it, a side project, has now become one of the most creative and popular breweries in the St. Louis area. Side project brewing is focused on not only the great beer, but also the experience you have while visiting them. From the temperatures of the beer to what glass you are drinking out of, you will be given the ultimate beer tasting experience on every visit.
7458 Manchester Rd Maplewood MO 63143 | Website
Each of these breweries puts its own stamp on a classic drink. With unique flavor combinations, delicious food options, and fun atmospheres, these breweries can be a hit for everyone. So be sure not to miss out on the high quality beer that each brewery has to offer.