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Breweries, Cideries, Pubs, and Bars

Vermont leads the country in breweries per capita. Everywhere you turn, there is another Vermont brewery to explore. Abundant in location and taste, Vermont breweries are prolific, award-winning and a must-do on any craft beer lover’s itinerary.

Taking a craft beverage tasting journey through the state doesn’t end at breweries either. Vermont cideries are just as sought-after, spirited and delectable. Celebrate the official state fruit with a dynamic and refreshing cider.

Looking for a great place to explore these ciders and brews? Head to a pub or bar where you’ll find a refreshing representation of Vermont crafts, creative cocktail menus and scrumptious bites.

Breweries, Cideries, Pubs, and Bars Options

Burlington Brew Tours bus

Burlington Brew Tours

Burlington Brew Tours offers a fun and convenient way to visit the top breweries, beer bars and brew pubs in Vermont.

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Magic Hat Brewery & Artifactory

5 Bartlett Bay Road, South Burlington, VT, 005403

Where ancient alchemy meets modern-day science to create the best tasting beer on the planet!

Switchback Brewing Company

60 Flynn Ave, Burlington, VT, 005401

Locally owned and operated in Burlington’s South End since 2002. Visit our brewery 7 days a week for tastings and pints.

4 cans of Farnham Ale & Lager

Farnham Ale & Lager

82 Ethan Allen Drive, South Burlington, VT, 005403

Farnham Ale & Lager’s MISSION is to make artisan beer accessible to all. With regular and seasonal products, we cover the majority of beer styles sought after by beer enthusiasts.

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Foam Brewers

112 Lake Street, Burlington, VT, 005401

Foam Brewers creates imaginative beers for enlightened palates on Lake Champlain’s beautiful waterfront.

3 bottle of Hall Home Place cider

Hall Home Place Ice Cider

4445 Main Street, Isle La Motte, VT, 05463

Our Cidery is located in the Scenic Hall’s Orchards of Isle La Motte. We are open early May through Columbus Day in October.

Citizen Cider

Citizen Cider

316 Pine Street, Suite 114, Burlington, VT, 005401

Citizen Cider, founded in 2010 on a hunch and some good old-fashioned hard work, has become a favorite local gathering spot in downtown Burlington. C

Ri Ra The Irish Pub

123 Church Street, Burlington, VT, 005401

We describe our approach to food as “Trish Bistro” – where the emphasis is on a fusion of traditional Irish fare and American favorites with an Irish Twist.

Higher Ground

1214 Williston Road, South Burlington, VT, 005403

Higher Ground is the region’s premiere nightclub and music hall, and is available for private rental.

Vermont Pub & Brewery

144 College Street, Burlington, VT, 005401

Vermont Pub & Brewery is the state’s first and longest running craft brewpub, serving fresh beer and great food every day.

Vermont Comedy Club

101 Main Street, Burlington, VT, 005401

Vermont Comedy Club has live comedy five nights a week. Tasty food, craft beer, and cocktails with an upscale bar!

drafts n crafts

Drafts N Crafts

Drafts N Crafts is a DIY craft studio and tap room, offering multiple craft project kits for you to assemble and customize. Walk-in, pick a kit, a drink and start crafting.