Craft breweries

If you’re a beer connoisseur always on the hunt for new flavours, nuances and styles, you’ll love Ontario’s ever-growing craft beer community. Brewers and beer crafters are constantly challenging and reinventing the landscape of local beer, from taste to design, while continuing to honour old-world brewing techniques and traditions.

Craft breweries are located in over 110 communities across Ontario and most will feature a tap room with beer flights available to sample. Enjoy the well-earned flagship flavours and explore the new seasonal blends that often are inspired by and celebrate the character of the local area.

Quick guide to craft breweries in Ontario

Find a craft brewery near you

From Ontario’s southernmost craft beer community to the small batch local brews that salute the endless wilderness of the north, you’re never far from a refreshing pint.

Locate a craft brewery near you with the Ontario Craft Brewers Beer Finder.

Beer tasting tours

Beer tours are a growing trend in Ontario and a great way to discover new beers, meet the beer makers and get beer pairing tips.

Join an organized tour to several local craft breweries with a knowledgeable guide and driver. No designated driver needed.

Know before you go

Drink responsibility

In Ontario, you must be at least 19 years old to order, handle and consume alcohol. Ontario has a zero tolerance policy on impaired driving.

Last updated: March 21, 2024

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