The number of Sacramento Breweries has rapidly been growing over the past few years. There are now more than 30 craft breweries in the Sacramento area. Sacramento’s reputation for producing quality brew is increasing as well.
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Best Sacramento Breweries
Big Sexy Brewing Company
Address: 5861 88th St #800, Sacramento, CA 95828
Telephone: (916) 374-7332
Open Wed.-Thurs. 2-8PM; Fri. 2-9PM; Sat. Noon-8PM; Sun. Noon-6PM
This brewery is both kid and dog friendly. They usually have live music and a food truck on Fridays and often on Saturdays as well.
Big Stump Brewing Company
Address: 1716 L St, Sacramento, CA 95811
Telephone: (916) 668-7433
Open Mon.-Wed. 3-10PM; Thurs. Noon-11PM; Fri.-Sat. Noon-Midnight; Sun. Noon-10PM
This brewery is a sour beer brewery located in the heart of Sacramento’s Midtown area.
Bike Dog Brewing Company
Address: 2534 Industrial Blvd #110, West Sacramento, CA 95691
Telephone: (916) 572-0788
Open Thurs.-Fri. 4-9PM; Sat. Noon-9PM; Sun Noon-6PM
A second location has opened at 915 Broadway. Play corn hole, Skee Ball, or card games. Both locations are kid and dog friendly.
Capitol Beer and Taproom
Address: 2222 Fair Oaks Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95825
Telephone: (916) 922-1745
Open Mon.-Thurs. 11AM-10PM Fri.-Sat. 11AM – Midnight; Sun. 11AM-9PM
This establishment combines a twenty tap craft beer bar with a beer bottle shop. Check out their amazing selection!
Claimstake Brewing Company
Address: 11366 Monier Park Pl, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
Telephone: (916) 661-5249
Open Wed.-Thurs. 4PM-8PM; Fri.-Sat. Noon-8PM; Sun. Noon-6PM
Enjoy small batches of craft beer.
Device Brewing Company
Address: 8166 14th Ave Ste. A, Sacramento, CA 95826
Telephone: (916) 737-2739
Open Mon.-Thurs. 3-9PM; Fri.-Sun. Noon-9PM
Enjoy premium handcrafted beer. This brewery is both kid and dog friendly. Outside food is welcome and a food truck is parked nearby.
Address: 1606 Olive Dr., Davis, CA 95616
Telephone: 530) 231-3502
Open Thurs.-Sat. 4-8PM; Sun. 2-6PM
This is a small brewery located in Davis. They offer a rotating selection of quality beer.
Dreaming Dog Brewery
Address: 2501 W Taron Ct, Elk Grove, CA 95757
Telephone: (916) 714-2735
Open Thurs. 4-9PM; Fri. 4-10PM; Sat. Noon-10PM; Sun. Noon-9PM; Mon. 4-9PM
Dreaming Dog Brewery offers English and Belgian-style beers, games, entertainment, and a 2,000-square-foot taproom.
Fieldwork Brewing Company
Address: 1805 Capitol Ave, Sacramento, CA 95811
Telephone: (916) 329-8367
Open Sun.-Thurs.11AM-10PM; Fri.-Sun.11AM-11PM
Fieldwork’s Sacramento Taproom is located in Sacramento’s popular Midtown area. Enjoy an ever-changing tap list of fresh releases. The Taproom also offers delicious sandwiches.
Flatland Brewing Company
Address: 9183 Survey Rd #104, Elk Grove, CA 95624
Open Thurs.-Fri.3-9PM; Sat. Noon-9PM; Sun. Noon-6PM
Experience unique handcrafted beers. Like most Sacramento breweries, food trucks are available.
Fountainhead Brewing Company
Address: 4621 24th St, Sacramento, CA 95822
Telephone: (916) 228-4610
Open Mon. 3-9PM; Thurs.-Fri. 3-9PM; Sat. Noon-9PM; Sun. Noon-8PM
Enjoy beers on tap. Food trucks available nearby.
Fort Rock Brewing
Address: 12401 Folsom Blvd Ste 110, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
Telephone: (916) 936-4616
Open daily 11AM – 11PM
Enjoy great beer in the Historic Nimbus Winery Building. You may bring in food. Small plate menus are available from either the Spaghetti Factory or Cattlemen’s Steak House. This brewery is both dog and kid family.
Hoppy Brewing Company
Address: 6300 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95819
Telephone: (916) 451-4677
Open Mon.-Fri. at 11AM; Weekends 10AM. Closing time is Midnight on Sun.-Wed. and 1AM on Thurs.-Sat.
This is a brew pub where you can drink quality beer and dine as well. Enjoy brunch, lunch or dinner. Wine is also available.
Address: 1323 Terminal St, West Sacramento, CA 95691
Telephone: (916) 873-8659
Open Wed.3-8PM; Thurs.-Fri.3-9PM; Sat. 11AM-9PM; Sun. 1-7PM
Jackrabbit produces full flavored, balanced beers using a 5-barrel brewing system. It’s kid, dog, and bike friendly. Check out their website for their schedule of events: trivia nights, move nights, and live music. Food truck nearby.
Address: 1530 16th St, Sacramento, CA 95814
Telephone: (916) 917-5555
Open Sun.-Tues. Noon-Midnight; Wed.-Sat. 2PM-2AM
Hang out at Karma for beer, wine, and tapas.
King Cong Brewing Company
Address: 1709 Del Paso Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95815
Telephone: (916) 514-8041
This is Sacramento’s newest brewery and beer drinkers have been raving about the beer. Give them a call to see what their hours are.
New Glory Craft Brewery
Address: 8251 Alpine Ave, Sacramento, CA 95826
Telephone: (916) 451-9355
Open Mon.-Wed. 2-9PM; Thurs.-Fri. 2-10PM; Sat. Noon-10PM; Sun. Noon-8PM
Brewery & taproom selling seasonal & year-round beers by the pint or growler, with guided tours.
New Helvetia Brewing Company
Address: 1730 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95818
Telephone: (916) 469-9889
Open Mon. 4-9PM; Wed.-Thurs. 4-10PM; Fri.-Sat. Noon-11PM; Sun. Noon-9PM
The brewhouse consists of a mid-1990s vintage copper-clad 10 BBL Bohemian Pub System. Like most Sacramento breweries, food is not available but there is usually a food truck nearby. Dog friendly! There’s both an indoor and an outdoor patio.
Oak Park Brewing Company
Address: 3514 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95817
Telephone: (916) 660-2723
Open Mon. 4-10PM; Tues.-Wed.11:30-10PM: Thurs. 11:30-11PM; Fri.11:30-11PM; Sat. 11-11PM; Sun. 11-10PM
Chill brewpub with local art, artisanal ales & small plates, plus weekend brunch & an outdoor patio.
Old Hangtown Beerworks
Address: 11327 Trade Center Dr., Ste 350, Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
Telephone: (530) 919-5166
Call to verify the hours.
Out of Bounds Brewing Company
Address: 4480 Yankee Hill Rd #100, Rocklin, CA 95677
Telephone: (916) 259-1511
Open Tues/Wed 4-9pm, Thurs 4-10pm, Fri 3-11pm, Sat 12-11pm, Sun 12-8pm
Out of Bounds Brewing Company has built a reputation for innovative handcrafted ales. Enjoy 10-12 beers on tap, growler fills, bottle/can sales and routine food truck service.
Address: 866 57th St., Sacramento, CA 95819
Telephone: Phone number (916) 476-5384
Open Mon.-Thurs.4-9PM; Fri. 3:30-10PM; Sat. 11AM-10PM; Sun. 11AM-9PM
Producing craft beer with a kid and dog friendly tasting room. They don’t serve food but a food truck is nearby. Check out their Facebook Page for schedule of local bands.
River City Brewing Company
Address: 6241 Fair Oaks Blvd Suite G, Carmichael, CA 95608
Telephone: (916) 550-5093
Open Min.-Thurs. 11:30AM-9PM; Fri.-Sat.11:30-10PM; Sun. 11:30-8PM
This brewpub is located in the Milagro Center in Carmichael. They produce a variety of craft beers and also serve food. Kid friendly!
SacTown Union Brewery
Address: 1210 66th St B, Sacramento, CA 95819
Telephone: (916) 272-4472
Open Mon.-Thurs. 4-10PM; Fri. 2-11PM; Sat. Noon-11PM; Sun. Noon-8PM
They produce a variety of handcrafted quality beers. No food is served but you can order food from nearby restaurants. Tours are available by reservation. Like most Sacramento breweries, they are did and dog friendly.
Super Owl Brewing
Address: 1260 Lake Blvd., Davis, CA 95616
Phone number (530) 746-5992
Open Wed.-Fri.4-9PM; Sat. Noon-9PM
This taproom offers a variety of beer on tap, including big, bold IPAs, subtle milds, robust stouts, and seasonal saisons and wheat beers. Food is not served, but you can bring in food from outside and there are restaurants nearby. Kid friendly!
The Monk’s Cellar
Address: 240 Vernon St, Roseville, CA 95678
Telephone: (916) 786-6665
Open Sun. 10AM-9PM; Mon. 3-10PM; Tues.-Thurs. 11AM-10PM; Fri.-Sat.11AM-11PM
The unique thing about The Monk’s Cellar is that they use the age-old open fermentation vats. These open fermenters allow the yeast to breath and do their magic without the stresses found in some closed fermentation systems. They do serve food and they’re kid friendly.
Three Mile Brewing Company
Address: 231 G St #3, Davis, CA 95616
Telephone: (530) 564-4351
Open Wed-Fri 3pm – 10pm, Sat 12pm – 10pm, Sun 12pm – 8pm
Three Mile Brewing produces small batch craft beers that are distinctive and vary with seasons and availability of fresh, local ingredients.
Tilted Mash Brewing
Address: 9175 Union Park Way, Elk Grove, CA 95624
Telephone: 916) 714-6274
Open Mon.3-8PM; Wed. 3-8PM; Thurs.3-9PM; Fri. 3-10PM; Sat. Noon-10PM; Sun. 1-6PM
Tilted Mash Brewing is an Nano-Brewery located in Elk Grove. They specialize in producing quality local craft ales and lagers.
Track 7 Brewing Company
Address: 3747 W Pacific Ave F, Sacramento, CA 95820
Telephone: (916) 520-4677
Track 7 has a second location in the Natomas area at 626 Professor Lane. Watch beer being made as you drink a pint of your favorite beer at either location. They offer six high quality beers on tap. Tap rooms usually have food trucks outside. They are both kid friendly and dog friendly. Check their website for upcoming events such as trivia, paint nights, and bingo.
Waterman Brewing Company
Address: 9824 Dino Dr #150, Elk Grove, CA 95624
Telephone: (916) 714-2337
Open Mon.-Thurs.3-8PM; Fri.3-9PM; Sat. 2-9PM; Sun.1-8PM
This is a 10-barrel brewhouse producing quality brews. Like most Sacramento breweries, they do not serve food, but a food truck is nearby. They also offer live music, trivia nights, comedy nights, NFL football, jam nights, and games.
Yolo Brewing Company
Address: 1520 Terminal St, West Sacramento, CA 95691
Telephone: (916) 379-7585
Open Tues.-Wed.4-9PM; Thurs. 3-9PM; Fri. 3-10PM; Sat. 11AM-10PM; Sun. 11AM-6PM
Yolo Brewing has 8 different brews available throughout the year as well as seasonal and limited release brews. They are kid and dog friendly. They do not serve food, but a food truck is nearby. There’s live music on Fridays and Saturdays. Check their website for special events such as trivia and karaoke.
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