Breweries in Carlsbad

Carlsbad, dubbed favorably as the "Village by the Sea" has so many exciting attractions that entice tourists and locals alike. Fortunately there are a number of places to explore including LegoLand and the Museum of Making Music. After an action packed day of hitting the sights, it can be so refreshing to kick back and enjoy a beer or a glass of wine and some great food.

Karl Strauss Brewing Company

Karl Strauss Brewing Company offers a vast selection of beer. You are sure to find a brew that you'll love. This could be the perfect restaurant to frequent after a trip to Legoland. Karl Strauss is a great choice if you have a hankering for a hearty handcrafted brew and excellent food.

Pizza Port Carlsbad Brewery

Pizza Port Carlsbad Brewery serves up delectable pizza, savory wings and irresistible breadsticks. Enjoy a specialty pizza with a great brew. The brew selections are frequently rotated, so your taste buds always have something new to try.

Arcana Brewing Company

Arcana Brewing Company has guests raving about brews such as pumpkin ale and the milk stout and the vintage decor adds a distinctive ambience. If you crave a bar that has interesting relics such as old books and boasts of having a Mug Club for the regulars, this could be the place for you. The staff is friendly and informative in assisting guests in finding the perfect beer.

Witch Creek Winery

If you want to switch it up, try Witch Creek Winery, a stellar choice if you are longing for a great glass of vino to take the edge off your day. The tasting room is located in the heart of picturesque Carlsbad. Whether you crave a crisp white or sumptuous red wine, Witch Creek has you covered.

Scavengers Beer & Adventures Tour

One of Carlsbad's more notable brewery tours is the Scavengers Beer & Adventures Tour which allows you to tour a number of breweries with fellow travelers. Some of the stops include the Rip Current, Belching Beaver and Booze Brothers. If you have ever wondered what a peanut butter flavored brew tastes like, this is your opportunity!

After the end of a thrilling day, a drink with friends makes it even more ideal and Carlsbad breweries will provide many choices. Hop to it! Get a complete guide to breweries and other exciting Carlsbad events at

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