5 Corpus Christi Craft Breweries to Visit on National Beer Day
Trying to decide where to grab a beer with friends this weekend?
Check out these fantastic, local and oh-so-delicious craft breweries in Corpus Christi, Texas.
Get the taste of Corpus Christi's finely crafted ales and lagers from breweries and brewpubs, extending from the downtown Marina Arts District to Flour Bluff. With multiple breweries to visit, there is plenty of local beer to try, right at your fingertips!
Check out this brew review and become fully acquainted with the craft beer scene of the Coastal Bend.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Friday & Saturday
Signature brews at this spot include the Vanilla Porter - a surprisingly refreshing and smooth dark beer aged on Madagascar Vanilla beans, Red Caboose IPA - an abundantly hopped but balanced beer with a full malt backbone and a slightly sweet finish and the Honey Wheat - A light and smooth wheat flavor combined with subtle honey and fruit notes.
Monday - Thursday 5:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Friday 5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday 3:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Lazy Beach provides tons of delicious options for all beer-lovers! Their taproom always has something new for you to try with up to 10 unique options. Taste flavors like Watermelon Wit, Bonfire S'more Stout or the Caramel Milk Stout!
Need Lazy Beach in your life all week long? No worries. Lazy Beach's four main beers are available at many bars and restaurants around Corpus Christi and Port Aransas. These include the Beach in wHeat, Blonde, Session IPA and Texas Bock. Each one is made to be different and distinct but perfect summer beers for the almost eternal summer heat of Corpus Christi!
6335 S. Padre Island Dr. & 6662 S. Staples St.
Monday - Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 11:00 a.m. - Midnight
Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Follow your taste buds to B&J's where you'll find a laid back atmosphere, the largest beer selection in Texas and pizza worth coming back for again and again! Did we mention the in-house brews are the perfect compliment to your pizza pie?
B&J's Pizza offers four of its own beers at both locations in Corpus Christi. Taste the signature brews such as the 2x4 Blonde Ale, the Raspberry or Cherry Sour and the Hard Root Beer for a party in your mouth. Beeeer.
The B&J's Beer Drinker’s Club gives you the opportunity to keep track of which premium beers you've had. B&J's awards you for every 25 different premium beers you drink!
520 NAS Dr.
Monday - Thursday 2:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Family and dog-friendly
Lorelei Brewing Company is another local favorite; and with craft beer so tasty, it will have many beer-lovers swooning.
Varian and Laura Criser, the founders of Lorelei Brewing Company, have dedicated their time to creating exceptional beers for tasting in a welcoming, community-oriented taproom. The brew styles provided year-round include a blonde ale, a double IPA, stout, and a pilsner. For variety, Lorelei Brewing Company will always maintain a selection of three to four seasonal beer and one-off brew style so that the beers will always appeal to craft beer drinkers who can never have enough variety. Need more Lorelei in your life? No worries, H-E-B now sells these newly canned beers: The Khyseius Blonde Ale and Ephyra Double IPA.
Check out these 8 amazing things about Lorelei Brewing Company!
Thursday 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday 5:00 p.m. - Midnight
Saturday 4:00 p.m. - Midnight
Rebel Toad Brewing Company is yet another must-go hot spot for all beer enthusiasts! Serving up craft brews in a fun, casual brewpub with a local food truck parked right outside, Rebel Toad Brewing Company is a great hangout spot. Try the Angry Man Porter - a dark sweet chocolate and coffee flavor throughout, the Little Sin Belgian Blonde -a smooth citrus flavor complex fruit and honey with a hint of spice, or the Troublemaker Pale Ale - a piney and crisp with a balanced dry malt to hop finish.