The YES List – Baby Got Beer [#TopBeerCities]

Once again, our fair city is on a TOP travel destination list! This time for…BEER!

We know our breweries are the bees knees & it’s nice to see the nation take notice. Check out the list from & share with your out-of-town friends who need yet another reason to visit The Ville! It’s great “move here” material, too. *Wink Wink*

In honor of this feat we’ve compiled our current Top Breweries in Louisville List in no particular order! Let us know what you think!

1 Mile Wide Beer Co.

Beer is their spirit animal. Every day at Mile Wide they are serving up their fresh flavorful brews & other regional favorites!

Located on Barret Ave. behind the Silos, this wood-clad cozy basement bar is loaded with high top seating, darts, TVs, yard games, & MORE! Come out for yoga in the taproom, trivia & other event nights.

Hour of Operation:

Closed Monday
Tuesday - Thursday: 4-10PM
Friday - Saturday: 2PM-Midnight
Sunday: 1-8PM

636 Barret Ave.

2 Against the Grain Brewery

Against the Grain is not your average brewpub! It's also a smokehouse attached to the city's favorite ball club, the Louisville Bats! They love collaborations, funky fresh flavors, & happening seasonal & just because all hours events! Come grab a beer & a bite!

Hour of Operation:

Monday - Thursday: 11AM - Midnight (Kitchen closes at 10PM)
Friday - Saturday: 11AM - 2AM (Kitchen closes at 10PM)
Sunday: 11AM - 11PM (Brunch Menu Exclusively 11AM-3PM)

401 E. Main St.

3 Gravely Brewing Co.

What goes better together than music & beer? Nothing.

Gravely is the world's first music brewery. The perfect combination of craft music & craft beer brought to you by a team that is passionate about both. Gravely also hosts trivia night every week & MORE! They also have the best beer garden in the area with an overlook of downtown that is a CHOICE spot for Thunder Over Louisville viewing or just a casual night out on the town!

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Thursday: 2PM - 11PM
Friday - Saturday: 12PM - 2AM
Sunday: 12PM - 11PM

514 Baxter Ave.

4 Monnik Beer Co.

In the heart of the Schnitzelburg, this brewpub values quality, purpose, integrity & intentionality in all they do. From their creative menu (Curry Fries...YUM-MY) offered for lunch & dinner seven days a week, to their craft brews & fun events like Silent Disco night, Monnik delivers a top shelf experience for all guests!

Hours of Operation:

Sunday - Tuesday: 11AM – 10PM
Wednesday - Thursday: 11AM – Midnight
Friday - Saturday: 11AM – 1AM

1036 Burnett Ave.

5 3rd Turn Brewing/3rd Turn Oldham Gardens

3rd Turn Brewing in J-town features 20 taps, half brewed on site, is dog friendly, allows you to bring your own food, hosts AMAZING local food trucks every Friday, & has a great selection of bourbon, wine & frozen drinks!

Their second location in Oldham County features two on-site food options, indoor/outdoor event space, & MORE!

3rd Turn Brewing Hours:

Tueday - Wednesday: 3-10PM
Thursday - Friday: 3PM - Midnight
Saturday: Noon - Midnight
Sunday: 3-10PM

3rd Turn Oldham Gardens:

Thursday: 3-10PM
Friday - Saturday: 3-11PM

3rd Turn Brewing: 10408 Watterson Trl.

3rd Turn Oldham Gardens: 6300 Old LaGrange Rd. Crestwood, KY

6 Falls City Brewing Company

A legacy in Louisville, Falls City Beer re-opened in 2010 & continued the tradition of brewing great craft beer that celebrates the history of our city. Their new taproom & brewery located in NuLu is a welcoming space with an awesome outdoor space, vintage games, & host to watch parties for LouCity & more. They also boast an official LouCity Golden Ale which is DELICIOUS!

Hours of Operation:

901 E. Liberty St.

7 Goodwood Brewing

Goodwood Brewing insists on using the same local limestone water used to make great bourbon & they take the time to wood-age their products to greatness. We respect the quality & variety they produce, & we LOVE their Main St. taproom!

Weekly open mic nights, trivia, community events & more don the taproom floor & we love the eclectic variety on their calendar. Tours of the brewery space are available every half hour for just $10 & include a pint!

Hours of Operation:

Monday & Tuesday: 4-9PM
Wednesday & Thursday: 4-10PM
Friday & Saturday: Noon - 11PM
Sunday: Noon - 6PM

636 E. Main St.