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7 Fantastic Breweries in Greensboro (+ Map)

View of buildings in Greensboro, including Natty Greene's Downtown, Little Brother Brewing, and SouthEnd Brewing Co, which are some of the best breweries in Greensboro
Best breweries in Greensboro

There are incredible breweries in Greensboro that you can visit for great craft beer.

You can choose from many different styles of beer at the city’s breweries, including unique and creative ones, and there are seasonal brews available for a limited amount of time at some breweries as well. At many of the places, there are often events, such as events with live music, game nights, and trivia nights. In addition to that, you can get great food at many of the breweries, such as burgers.

In this Greensboro breweries guide, you can find the best places to get craft beer in the city.

Best Breweries in Greensboro

Little Brother Brewing

Entrance of Little Brother Brewing
Exterior of Little Brother Brewing

Little Brother Brewing is a small, boutique brewery with two taproom locations in North Carolina. One of these is in Graham and the other taproom is in Greensboro. Besides those taprooms, there is also a kiosk in Greensboro’s LeBeauer Park.

The Greensboro Taproom is open every day of the week, except for Mondays.

At Little Brother Brewing, you can get beer that is brewed at the Greensboro taproom with the use of a 4-barrel system.

The brewery focuses on unique brews made with creative ingredients. There are always lots of unique beers on tap. The brewery also provides amateur homebrewers with a way to share their brews.

In addition to that, there often are events at Little Brother Brewing. For example, every Friday and Saturday night, there’s live music, and throughout the year there are lots of other types of events. For the current schedule of events, you can look at the brewery’s website.

Address: 348 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401

Joymongers Brewing Co

Flowers in front of Joymongers Brewing Co
Outside of Joymongers Brewing Co

Joymongers Brewing Company is a great place for craft beer in Greensboro. This is a brewery that was established in 2016 and is located at 576 North Eugene Street. It is a family-owned brewery and it is open every day of the week.

This place focuses on offering a large and rotating selection of fresh beer, as well as on entertaining the community.

The brewery focuses on small-batch brewing and you can always get many different styles of beers at Joymongers Brewing Co. These styles also include unique brews that are great to try.

Besides beers, you can also get wines and other drinks at this place. If you want to see what’s currently on tap, you can visit the website of Joymongers.

Lots of events take place at Joymongers.

For example, you can often enjoy live music events during which local artists perform, have delicious food from food trucks, and have fun during trivia nights.

Address: 576 N Eugene St, Greensboro, NC 27401

SouthEnd Brewing Co

View of beer at SouthEnd Brewing Co
Beer at SouthEnd Brewing Co

SouthEnd Brewing Co. is a family-owned and operated brewing company that was founded in 2019 in Greensboro. There’s a second location, which opened in 2023, in Boone.

You can enjoy delicious beers at SouthEnd Brewing that are made with high-quality ingredients and with great recipes.

There are five core beers, and besides that, there are rotating beers. These rotating beers include seasonal beers, experimental ones, and other types of beers.

Besides lots of craft beers, you can also get wines, cider, and non-alcoholic drinks at this place.

In addition to that, you can also get delicious elevated pub food at SouthEnd Brewing Co. together with a drink.

The food menu includes many options, including sandwiches, shareables, specialty fries, flatbreads, wraps, and salads.

A great sandwich is the “Maple Porter Brisket”, which comes with sliced brisket grilled with light maple porter honey mustard, pepper jack cheese, bacon, and other toppings.

The cheese flatbread is a great dish to have as well. This is a flatbread with a marinara base and a three-cheese blend.

The loaded fries, which are made with crispy beer-battered potatoes, beer cheese, green onion, sour cream, and jalapeños, are delicious too.

The seasonal salad, which includes spinach, dried cranberries, red onion, and goat cheese, is very delicious too.

In addition to that, there are often events that take place at SouthEnd Brewing Co, such as game nights and trivia nights.

Address: 117B W Lewis St, Greensboro, NC 27406

Oden Brewing Company

Drink at Oden Brewing Company
Beer at Oden Brewing Company

Oden Brewing Company is a taproom and brewery in Greensboro that was founded by Bill Oden, with the help of others.

The brewery is located in a historic building on West Gate City Boulevard that was in use as a soft drink bottling plant in the 1930s and 1940s and was operated by William L. “Fate” Oden, the great-grandfather of the founder.

The brewery is open every day of the week, and you can get all kinds of craft beers here. You can look at the website of the brewery to see what’s currently on tap.

There’s no food menu, but there is a different food truck almost every night, so you can go here to have dinner too. On the brewery’s Facebook page and website, you can see which food trucks will be there.

Lots of events take place at Oden Brewing Company throughout the year. For example, there are live music events, open mic nights, workshops, and lots of other types of events.

What’s also good to know is that if you want to bring your dog with you, that’s possible if you keep your dog on a leash, as the taproom is dog-friendly.

Address: 802 W Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27403

Bull City Ciderworks

Bull City Ciderworks from the outside
Outside of Bull City Ciderworks

Bull City Ciderworks is a cider company with several locations in North Carolina. The cidery was founded in 2013 in Durham and opened the Greensboro locations a few years later.

The ciders of Bull City Ciderworks are made with 100% apple juice and do not contain high fructose corn syrup. Instead, the company uses all kinds of natural ingredients to add flavor.

At the Greensboro Cider Bar, there are 25 draft taps where you can get Bull City Ciderworks’ ciders, cocktails, and local craft beer.

There are various core flavors, such as the “Bludacris”, which is a blueberry lemon cider, and the “Upcide Down”, which is a pineapple cider.

Besides core flavors, there are also seasonal flavors that are available only for a limited amount of time. You can see which seasonal flavors are available by looking at the Facebook and Instagram pages of Bull City Ciderworks, or their website.

There is both indoor and outdoor seating at the Greensboro Cider Bar, and the cider bar is dog-friendly.

During the year, a variety of events take place. For example, there are trivia nights, events for dogs and dog owners, and lots of other events. You can find out which events take place at the Greensboro location on the cidery’s website.

Address: 504 State St, Greensboro, NC 27405

Pig Pounder

Pig Pounder is one of the best craft breweries in Greensboro that was founded in 2014.

You can get high-quality craft beer at this place. To see what’s on tap, you can check out the website of Pig Pounder. You can also try a flight when you go to the taproom, and find out which beer you like most.

What’s unique about this place as well, besides its great beer, is that the walls are covered in beautiful graffiti murals.

In addition to that, all sorts of events take place at Pig Pounder throughout the year, from workshops through which you can learn a new creative skill to live music events to food truck events during which you can get tasty food together with a beer from Pig Pounder.

Address: 1107 Grecade St, Greensboro, NC 27408

Natty Greene’s Brewing Co

Natty Greene’s Brewing Co. is a craft brewery that was founded in 2004 and is located in downtown Greensboro.

At Natty Greene’s Brewing Co., you can choose from a rotating selection of craft beer which is made with fresh and high-quality ingredients, such as ales and lagers. You can see what’s currently on tap, and what will soon be on tap, on the website of Natty Greene’s.

In addition to great beers, you can also get great food at Natty Greene’s.

For example, you can get all kinds of sandwiches at this place. One great example of a sandwich is the “Sir Charles”, which comes with tuna, cucumber, wasabi, sour cream, and other ingredients.

Other dishes that you can get here include salads, burgers, soups, and much more.

You can enjoy the food and drinks inside the spacious historic building or on the outdoor patio.

Address: 345 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401

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Greensboro Breweries Tips

When you are thinking of going to one of the places on this Greensboro breweries list, I recommend finding out if there’s an event that takes place there in advance. You can often see this on the social media pages of the breweries or on their website.

Also, if you want to get craft beer and also have dinner, you can consider having both at the same time, as many of these places also serve great food.

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Buildings in Greensboro

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This was my list of the best breweries in Greensboro. I hope you liked it!

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