Just 10 years ago, Long Island was home to only one craft brewery, Blue Point Brewing in Patchogue. Today there are over 30 breweries across Long Island stretching from Oyster Bay to Montauk. We are lucky to have five in the Huntington/Five Harbors Area... Oyster Bay Brewing Company in Oyster Bay, Lloyd Harbor Brewing Co., Lloyd Neck, Six Harbors Brewing Company in Huntington, Harbor Head Brewing in Northport & Sand City Brewing Co. in Northport. Head to Heckscher State Park , August 11th for the Long Island Craft Classic. More than 50 brewers and 100 beers will be available. So grab a pint or purchase a growler and sit back and enjoy.
Oyster Bay Brewing Company , Oyster Bay
Oyster Bay Brewing Company is in the business of making great beers locally on Long Island. Since 2012, the brewery has been committed to producing unconventional ales and lagers that defy styles, categories and your imagination. Their handcrafted brews utilize only the best ingredients with a sensational rich taste.
Located at: 36 Audrey Ave, Oyster Bay, NY 11771
Tips: Oyster Bay Brewing Company is open daily. Check their website and Facebook page for what's on tap, specials, and events. They even have yoga in the brewery.
Lloyd Harbor Brewing Co. , Lloyd Neck
Lloyd Harbor Brewing Co. started brewing beer with the passion for farming and excitement for life. They raise chickens and grow all their own vegetables including barley, hops, and wheat. They decided to make beer with what they grow each year on Lloyd Neck.
Tips: They do not currently having licensing however you can sign up on the waiting list once they are approved.
photo courtesy of Six Harbors Brewery
Huntington's first microbrewery has opened in the heart of Huntington on New York Avenue. Head over and visit the tasting room, pick up some cans or get your growlers filled. Check out their Centerport Pilsner and Young Professionals Ale.
Located at: 243 New York Ave, Huntington
Harbor Head Brewing Company's goal is to provide beer lovers with two things: Passion and Fun. And of course, flavor. Their aim is to create a relatively uncomplicated product which is enjoyable for them to make and for consumers to try.
Located at: Whales Tale in the Britannia Marina
Sand City Brewing Co. , Northport
The name Sand City Brewing Co. is a tribute to the industrial era of Northport. In the late 1800's and early 1900's, Northport was home to a number of sand mines. The most notable was steers sand & gravel, who named part of Northport "Sand City." The sand mined at "Sand City" was brought to Manhattan to construct its streets, bridges and buildings. Sand City Brewery want and believes that you can build great things and drink great beer.
Located at: 60 Main Street, Northport, NY 11768
Tips: Sand City is open daily. Check their website and Facebook page for what's on tap, specials, and events.
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Great South Bay Brewery - Bay Shore
Bellmore Brewing Company- Bellmore
Barnshed Brewing - Bethpage
Po' Boy Brewery- Bohemia
Hopwin's Brewery - Deer Park
Barrage Brewing Company - Farmingdale
Flying Belgian Brewery - Farmingdale
Lithology Brewing - Farmingdale
Long Beach Brewing Company - Farmingdale
Tweaking Frog Brewing Company - Farmingdale
BrewSA Brewing Company - Freeport
Garvies Point Brewery - Glen Cove
Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. - Greenport
1940's Brewing Company - Holbrook
Saint James Brewery - Holbrook
SquareHead Brewing Co. - Holbrook
Spider Bite Beer Company - Holbrook
Eastern Front Brewing Co. - Mattituck
Bellport Brewing Company - Moriches
Barrier Brewing Co. - Oceanside
Fire Island Beer Company - Ocean Beach
Blue Point Brewing Co. - Patchogue
Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. - Peconic
Port Jeff Brewing Company- Port Jefferson
Crooked Ladder Brewing Company - Riverhead
Jamesport Farm Brewery- Riverhead
Long Beard Brewing Co.- Riverhead
Long Ireland Beer Company- Riverhead
Montauk Brewing Company - Montauk
Moustache Brewing Company - Riverhead
Twin Fork Beer Co. - Riverhead
Rocky Point Artisan Brewers - Rocky Point
Shelter Island Craft Brewery - Shelter Island