In the past few years The City Beautiful has become one of the leading destinations in the country for craft beer brewing. So pour yourself a pint and savor a multitude of Florida-inspired beers at these eight groundbreaking local breweries.
As the only USDA-certified organic brewery in the state and boasting 24 taps in-house, Orlando Brewing leads the way in high-quality beers with “Fresh from Florida” flavors.
1301 Atlanta Avenue, Orlando
Ten10 Brewing Company
The modish brew house opened in Summer 2015 and has since impressed visitors with 12 taps of several barrel-aged beer varieties, tasty small bites and to-go growlers to take your favorites home.
1010 Virginia Drive, Orlando
Ocean Sun Brewing
Bringing a new light to the Orlando craft beer scene, Ocean Sun Brewery focuses on “creative” beers of varying complexity. Guests are welcome to bring friendly pets and food from outside vendors as they enjoy table games and live music.
3030 Curry Ford Road, Orlando
Nestled in the quaint, artsy district of Orlando’s Audubon Park neighborhood, this local favorite is committed to excellence with an unparalleled selection of craft beers from around the world, including in-house brews.
2810 Corrine Drive, Orlando
Crooked Can Brewing Company
This popular craft brewery in nearby Winter Garden is fast becoming known for its free-spirited approach and quality lineup of brews. Try a crisp Mr. Tractor session lager, a Cloud Chaser German wheat beer, or a Domestic Bliss strong ale, among many others. Enjoy your brew in the relaxed, historic downtown setting, and order grub from the connected artisan market, offering coal-fired pizza, sushi, freshly-baked pretzels and more.
426 W Plant St, Winter Garden
Dead Lizard Brewery
Living by the motto “beer is a journey,” Dead Lizard boasts big, bold flavors perfected over three generations of family home-brewing. Interesting reptilian-themed recipes include the 9%+ Komodo Dragon Chocolate Stout and Chameleon Key Lime Cream-Sic-Ale.
4507 SW 36th Street, Orlando
Big River Grille & Brewing Works
This family-friendly microbrewery brings the art of craft beer to Disney’s BoardWalk, where floor-to-ceiling glass windows allow visitors to experience the intricate brewing process for themselves. The Grille offers new, creative takes on traditional American pub bites and offers a “Jungle Grub” children’s menu.
2101 Epcot Resorts Blvd., Orlando
Broken Strings Brewery
This new downtown-area taproom combines two local brewing outfits (Broken Strings and Black Cauldron) under one roof with local brews and frequent events. Stop in for a watch party for Major League Soccer’s popular Orlando City club. Or better yet, enjoy a brew before or after taking in one of Orlando City’s high-energy games, just few blocks away at Camping World Stadium.
1012 Church Street, Orlando