904 Brewery Guide: Breweries In Jacksonville, Fernandina and St Augustine

  • by Charles Wagoner
  • May 27, 2020
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Jacksonville's brewery scene has exploded over the last few years. With over 20 craft breweries from Fernandina Beach to St. Augustine and all over Jacksonville, check out what's brewing in and around Duuuval!

JACKSONVILLE BREWERIES

1: Lemon Street Brewing | Rail Yard District / Riverside

Lemonstreet Brewing Co. is an independent craft brewery located in the Rail Yard District adjacent to the North Riverside and Brooklyn neighborhoods and just west of Downtown. They craft fine ales and lagers in their 15 barrel brewhouse. Also, Lemonstreet has one of the largest taprooms in North Florida with many amenities like a Bocce court, cornhole, darts and other games... All indoors!

Phone: (904) 469-8266

Address: 2100 Dennis Street Jacksonville, Fl 32204

Website: lemonstreetbrewing.com

2: King Maker Brewing | King Street / Riverside

Located in the historic King Street District of Jacksonville, King Maker Brewing features both indoor and spacious outdoor seating. Their brewery has a 3 barrel system, 18 taps, and a constantly roating taplist with fun, funky small batches as well as meads and ciders. The brewery and taproom is dog friendly so feel free to bring your four-legged friends! Check out their upcoming events, food trucks lineup, and taplist by visiting kingmakerbrewing.com.

Phone: (904) 222-0640

Address: 720 King St.Jacksonville, FL 32204

Website: kingmakerbrewing.com

3: Bold City Brewery | Riverside

Family owned and operated since 2008, Bold City Brewery is the first production craft brewery in Jacksonville. They specialize in drinkable, sessionable beer that can be enjoyed by the average customer as well as the craft connoisseur. A few of the local favorites include Killer Whale Cream Ale, Mad Manatee IPA, DUKE's Cold Nose Brown Ale, and 1901 Roasted Red Ale.

Phone: (904) 379-6551

Address: 2670-7 Rosselle Street, Jacksonville, FL

4: Bold City Brewery's Downtown Taproom

Bold City Brewery’s downtown tap room and ‘test kitchen’, specializing in small batch, cutting edge beers and ciders.

Phone: (904) 503-7682

Address: 109 East Bay Street Jacksonville, FL 32202

Website: boldcitybrewery.com

5: Ruby Beach Brewing | Opening Soon Downtown Jax

Located in the Urban Core of Downtown Jacksonville, Ruby Beach Brewing is commonly recognized for their exceptional sours and lagers. They also throughly enjoy making IPA's and just about any style they can. The brewery's new layout allows for a traditional taproom, beer garden, and private upstairs event space for guest to enjoy. Additionally, their location provides guests the luxury of being only minutes from areas like TIAA Bank Field, The Florida Theater, The Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville, Daily's Place, and more.

Phone: (904) 372-0727

Address: 228 E Forsyth St. Jacksonville, FL 32202

Website: rubybeachbrewing.com

6: Strings Sports Brewery | Springfield

Strings Sports Brewery is a family owned, small business that combines quality craft beer with the excitement of sports. They have a full kitchen and microbrewery with a covered outdoor beer garden. Strings Sports Brewery has at least ten beer brewed in house on tap, along with wine and cider.

Phone: (904) 475-2970

Address: 1850 N Main Street Jacksonville, FL 32206

Website: stringssportsbrewery.com

7: Main & Six Brewing Company | Springfield

Main & Six Brewing Company is an award winning brewery in the historic neighborhood of Springfield, just outside of downtown Jacksonville. The taproom is known for its modern, upbeat style feel and punk rock vibe. They specialize in a number of styles including classic American and European ales and lagers. Also, they keep new and innovative beers on draft like New England IPAs, fruited sours, and seasonal Imperial Stouts. They are currently working on expanding into a neighboring building that will include a small food kitchen, more seating, an exterior patio and rooftop bar.

Phone: (904) 374-4750

Address: 1636 N. Main St. Jacksonville, FL 32206

Website: mainandsixbrewing.com

8: Hyperion | Springfield

Hyperion Brewing Company is Jacksonville’s first nano brewery, located in Springfield on 8th and Main Street. Hyperion has 15 taps and is home of the Big Jim 15 beer ultimate flight, where you can try every beer on tap. Hyperion has an open area taproom with a chill, neighborhood vibe & a large enclosed beer garden with patio seating and lawn games.

Phone: (904) 518-5131

Address: 1740 N Main St, Jacksonville, FL 32206

Website: hyperionbrewing.com

9: Legacy Ale Works | Bayard / Bartram Springs

Legacy Ale Works is a micro brewery located in South Jacksonville on the corner of US1 and Old St. Augustine Rd, just 2 miles east of exit 335 off I-95. The taproom proudly serves the fine people of Mandarin, Bartram, Southside and beyond! They offer an eclectic mix of quality craft beers (a little something for everyone) in a warm and inviting environment - one the whole family would enjoy! Hungry? Food ordered at the bar is provided by Casa Maria Mexican for in-house dining.

Phone: (904) 683-4345

Address: 14965 Old St. Augustine Rd., Ste 129 Jacksonville, FL 32258

Website: legacyaleworks.com

10: Veterans United Craft Brewery | Southside / Belfort

Veterans United Craft Brewery is a veteran-owned and operated craft brewery located in the Southside area of Jacksonville. Stop by the taproom to sample one of the many beer styles brewed onsite; with over 16 beers and cider on tap, you are sure to find a new favorite. While visiting, check out the retro-style military posters and pictures and challenge yourself with giant Jenga, cornhole, or one of our several board games. We have beer specials on Tuesday, trivia on Wednesdays, new beer releases on Thursdays, live music on Fridays, tours on Saturdays and game day specials on Sundays. Veterans United Craft Brewery – In the Service of Great Beer!

Phone: (904) 253-3326

Address: 8999 Western Way #104 Jacksonville, FL 32256

Website: vubrew.com

11: Tabula Rasa Brewing | Mixon-Town / Downtown 

Tabula Rasa Brewing focuses on flavor! They produce high-quality, great-tasting craft beer for "real" beer lovers. Located in the heart of the rail yard district in Jacksonville, situated on Mccoy's creek, the tap room provides a fabulous green space to enjoy with family and friends.

Phone: (904) 353-1523

Address: 2385 Corbett Street, Jacksonville, Fl, 32204

Website: tabularasa.beer

12: Fishweir Brewing Company | Murray Hill

Fishweir Brewing, located in Murray Hill, serves locally-inspired craft beer in a newly-renovated 1500 square foot taproom and 500 square foot (pet-friendly) patio space. In addition to craft beer, they also have a selection of wine, kombucha, sparkling water, cheese flights and pretzels. 

Phone: (904) 551-9469

Address: 1183 Edgewood Avenue S Jacksonville, FL 32205

Website: fishweirbrewing.com

 

13: Engine 15 Brewing Co Tap Room & Biergarden | Downtown Jax

Engine 15's Downtown Jacksonville production brewery opened in 2014. They brew on a custom built 20 barrel brewhouse for distribution in bottles, kegs and cans. The taproom is right off the brewery and features 18 taps of Engine 15 beer & cider, plus 11 Rotating Taps. They also have a great German-style biergarten with Adirondack chairs and picnic table to enjoy beautiful beer drinking weather. Engine 15 is pet and family friendly. Pay them a visit on Fridays and Saturdays when the tap room and biergarten are open to the public.

Phone: (904) 249-BEER

Address: 633 Myrtle Ave N Jacksonville, FL 32204

Website: engine15.com

 

14: Bottlenose Brewing | Southside

Bottlenose Brewing features an eclectic wall of 50 taps as well as bottles and cans that spotlight the Sunshine State. With decades of combined brewing experience, Bottlenose was excited to start brewing their own beers in 2018 with a unique 3 barrel system. To perfectly compliment any beer, their scratch kitchen serves up burgers, chicken and waffles, fresh salads, shareable plates and more.

Phone: (904) 551-7570

Address: 9700 Deer Lake Ct #1, Jacksonville, FL 32246

Website: bottlenosebrewing.com

15: Aardwolf Brewing Company | San Marco

Located in an old ice house, Aardworlf Brewing is a beautiful building which fits right in with the charm of Historic San Marco. The brewery and tap room typically has over 20 brews to offer but they're famous for their bourbon aged beer. Guests can enjoy a laid back atmosphere were conversation flourishes (there are no flat screens in sight), and featured food trucks on the weekends. 

Phone: (904) 301-0755

Address: 1461 Hendricks Ave, Jacksonville FL 32207

Website: aardwolfbrewing.com

16: Intuition Ale Works | Downtown

Located in the historic Doro District in Downtown Jacksonville next to the Baseball Grounds and TIAA Bank Field, Intuition Ale Works Specializes in small-batch handcrafted ales. The massive brewery features a cool roof top bar with views of the stadium and river, bier garden and restaurant that's managed by one of North Florida's most popular bar-b-que joints, Mojo's BBQ

Phone: (904) 683-7720

Address: 929 E Bay St, Jacksonville, FL 32202

Website: intuitionaleworks.com

17: Pinglehead Brewing Company | Orange Park

Pinglehead Brewing Company proudly brews up what they like to call "Beer with Attitude!" They're located inside Brewer's Pizza in Orange Park and they operate as a distributing brewery and brewpub. Currently their portfolio boasts 9 year round beers, the Pinglehead Red being the most popular.

Phone: (904) 276-5159

Address: 14B Blanding Blvd. Orange Park, Florida 32073

Website: pinglehead.com

18: Cultured Collective Brewing Co. | Opening Soon Orange Park

Cultured Collective Brewing is a Nano Brewery located off US-17 in Orange Park FL. Their focus is NE IPA, Imperial & Barrel Aged Stouts, Fruited Sours, and Lager. They are tucked away behind a house moved from Riverside in 1950, surrounded by large Oaks creating a quaint feel while being located on a busy road. The taproom is 1,000 sq ft and their 4 garage doors creates a dog friendly open air environment with plenty of outdoor seating. This brewery is continuously experimenting and evolving, this will been seen by their ever changing tap list and releases. Scheduled to open Summer 2020

Phone: (904) 385-5943

Address: 835 Park Ave, Orange Park, FL 32073

Website: culturedcollective.co

19: Wicked Barley Brewing Company | Mandarin

Located on the banks of Goodby’s Creek, Wicked Barley Brewing Company is one of Jacksonville’s newest waterfront craft brewerys. The waterfront property features a large outdoor (dog friendly) Beer Garden, Kayak Launch as well as a 100′ boat dock. The taproom provides ample seating and a relaxing vibe as well as 20 taps with delicious house brewed beers, ciders and meads. In addition to the expansive tap list, the brewpub also features a full gastropub style kitchen. The from scratch menu includes appetizers, delicious burgers, salads and sandwiches as well as a kids menu. Whether you are a newcomer or a craft beer connoisseur- there is a little something for everyone at Wicked Barley.

Phone: (904) 379-7077

Address: 4100 Baymeadows Road, Jacksonville, FL 32217

Website: wickedbarley.com

20: Jacksonville's Anheuser Busch Brewery | TOUR CENTER CLOSED

Jacksonville's Anheuser Busch Brewery opened their doors in 1969. In 2019, the Brewery celebrated 50 years in Jacksonville but closed it's tour center where visitors could take brewmaster classes, tour the facility, and occasionally see the world famous Clydesdales. The Jacksonville Anheuser Busch brewery is the most efficient brewery in the entire global network of Anheuser-Busch InBev and currently it supplies almost all of their beer to the state of Florida, Georgia and Alabama. The brewery is one of the largest employers in Duval county and the following products are brewed at the facility: Budweiser, Bud Light, Bud Light Platinum, Busch, Busch Light, Michelob Light, Michelob AmberBock, Michelob ULTRA, Natural Light, Natural Ice, Shocktop, Landshark, American Red.

Address: 111 Busch Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32218

Website: Click Here

21: River City Brewing Co | Downtown

Located in downtown Jacksonville with beautiful scenic views of downtown Jacksonville, River City Brewing Company combines the finest English and German two-rowed malted barley, fresh hops from the Pacific Northwest, purified water and select brewer’s yeast to deliver a unique selection of beers. The brewery and restaurant opened in 1993 but the location was previously home to the Harbor Masters restaurant, The Lobster House, and scenes from Revenge of the Creature, the 1955 follow-up to the hit film Creature from the Black Lagoon were filmed at this restaurant.

Phone: (904) 398-2299

Address: 835 Museum Cir, Jacksonville, FL 32207

Website: rivercitybrew.com

BEACH BREWERIES

22: Southern Swells Brewing Co. | Jax Beach

Located in Jacksonville Beach, Southern Swells is a craft brewery and taproom focused on New-England IPAs, Barrel-Aged Imperial Stouts and Mixed-Fermentation Sour Ales. With over 7500 sq. ft., the brewery and taproom space is vast allowing for groups of all sizes to relax and enjoy their offerings. The location also features a private events area and a covered outdoor patio. Southern Swells is constantly changing their draft list to feature an array of styles with a definite focus on soft, hazy, citrus forward IPAs and Double IPAs - many of which our featured in their can releases, every two to three weeks.

Phone: (904) 372-9289

Address: 1312 Beach Blvd / Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250

Website: southernswells.com

23: Green Room Brewing | Jax Beach

Green Room Brewing is Jacksonville Beach's first microbrewery! They brew beers that interest the casual drinker and the beer aficionado. With 16 taps (7 permanent and 9 rotating), there is something for everyone. Dogs are welcome and guests can play a variety of games like ping pong and giant jenga. Food is not served but Green Room encourages people to bring their own meal to pair with a delicious craft beer!

Phone: (904) 201-WAVE

Address: 228 3rd St North. Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250

Website: greenroombrewing.com

24: Reve Brewing | Mayport

Reve Brewing is a small neighborhood brewery in Atlantic Beach serving the laid-back town stouts, imperials and sours. It's the go-to spot for beach-goers with weekly beer slushies that cool patrons down on even the hottest day. Their rotating tap always provides something new to try. Try one of their classics, Feed Your Head, a hazy IPA with Citra, Galaxy and Mosaic hops. Their warm and cozy environment features antique styled décor as well as a bar and tables for groups.

Address: 1237 Mayport Rd, Atlantic Beach, Florida

Website: revebrewing.com

25: Engine 15 Brewing Co Beach BrewPub | Jax Beach

The original Engine 15 location sits in the heart of Jacksonville Beach. The 5 barrel brewhouse on site produces a selection of ever rotating original beers in addition to the core beers brewed at their production brewery downtown. They boast 50 tap lines with many of them pouring Engine 15 creations along with a constantly changing selection of guest beers from around the world, all complimented by delicious pub snacks menu.

Phone: (904) 249-BEER

Address: 1500 Beach Blvd #217 Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250

Website: engine15.com

AMELIA ISLAND BREWERIES

26: SJ Brewing | Yulee

After realizing you had to drive to all the way to Jacksonville or Amelia Island to find craft beer options, the founders of SJ Brewing opened up Yulee’s 1st brewery. They take pride in their tap list which is updated regularly online. SJ strives to be the local hangout where everyone feels welcome. So stop on by, enjoy a pint, play some games, make some friends, and hang a while!

Phone: (904) 849-1654

Address: 463646 SR 200, Yulee, FL 32097

Website: SJBrewingCo.com

27: Amelia Island Brewing Company | Downtown Historic District

Established in 2016, Amelia Island Brewing Company is a five-barrel brewing enterprise operating inside Amelia Tavern Restaurant & Brewpub, which is located on Fernandina’s historic Centre Street and serves elevated pub fare. Brewing a variety of classic, seasonal, and small batch beers, AIBC names each beer after an inspirational historic or fictional woman. Guests will also be able to enjoy these brews and more in the new beer garden coming soon as AIBC expands operations. Visit www.theameliatavern.comfor more information.

Phone: (904) 310-6088

Address: 318 Centre St, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

Website: theameliatavern.com

ST AUGUSTINE BREWERIES

28: Bog Brewing Company | St Augustine Historic District

Located in St. Augustine's Historic West King Street District, Bog Brewing Company brews and serves a variety of classic beer styles, Belgian-inspired ales, barrel-aged farmhouse beers and lagers. Visitors can enjoy a unique selection of seasonal beers, like the Smoked Datil Ale, brewed with locally sourced hot peppers, or the Saison Blanc, a Saison aged in Sauvignon Blanc barrels for 11 months. 

Phone: (904) 679-3146

Address: 218 West King St St. Augustine, Fl 32084

Website: bogbrewery.com

 

29 & 30: Ancient City Brewing | Two Locations

Ancient City Brewing has been serving delicious beer since 2014 in the nation’s oldest city, St. Augustine! With two locations, the taproom in the heart of downtown and the Brewery located only a couple miles just outside of that. Their brews can also be found in many restaurants, liquor stores and super markets from Jacksonville to Daytona! Their goal is for you to enjoy the delicious flavors of Ancient City out and about or in the convenience of your own home! Their signature beers are offered year round as well as rotating beers that compliment the seasons. Just like the city they call home, Ancient City only getting better with age!

29: Main Brewhouse

Phone: (904) 429-9654

Address: 3420 Agricultural Center Dr. St. Augustine, FL, 32092

30: Historic Downtown Taproom

Phone: (904) 217-3278

Address: 18 Cathedral Place St. Augustine, FL, 32084

Website: ancientcitybrewing.com

 

31: Dog Rose Brewing Co

Dog Rose Brewing Co. is a locally owned, fun and inviting spot that bridges historic downtown and the eclectic neighborhood of Lincolnville. Brewing true to style beers ranging from classic German Lagers to West Coast IPAs, and an enticing wine list there is surely something to please everyone in your group. With dart boards, shuffle boards and live music, it’s perfect for an afternoon brew or a night of good times.

Phone: (904) 217-3355

Address: 77 Bridge St Augustine, FL, 32084

Website: dogrosebrewing.com

32: Old Coast Ales

Phone: (904) 484-7705

Address: 300 Anastasia Blvd St Augustine, FL, 32080

Website: oldcoastales.com

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