There are many Knoxville breweries that are sure to peak your interest. Some of these include Balter Beerworks, Schulz Bräu Brewing Company, Blackhorse Pub and Brewery, Crafty Bastard Brewery, and Next Level Brewing Company. Each of them have something special to offer as they have variation in their menus as well as their atmospheres. Discover the one best suited for you.
Balter Beerworks is a brewery that is located just a few minutes away from downtown Knoxville. They offer a wide variety of menu items that are made from scratch. Some of these items include tacos, burgers, salads, and their signature beers that are brewed to perfection. In addition to this, they have their everyday happy hour special of $8 flights. The atmosphere gives off a modern, hip feel, and it definitely has some instagram worthy locations with their patio fairy lights being the centerpiece of it. Whether you go during the day or during the night, you are sure to experience amazing food, drinks, and service.
Schulz Bräu Brewing Company
Schulz Bräu Brewing Company offers over 30 craft beers on tap all brewed from malt imported from Germany. They offer a complete beer profile index online to make decisions easy for first-time drinkers and beer enthusiasts. Schulz Bräu prides itself on creating an authentic German experience. Not only do they have beer, but they have delicious German food to enjoy. There is a taproom, biergarten and mezzanine loft to hang out with your family and friends (even your dog!) while y’all drink your tasty beer and enjoy some live music.
Blackhorse Pub and Brewery
Blackhorse Pub and Brewery offers a wide variety of specialty crafted beer ranging from specialty beers, seasonal beers, and year round beers. You are sure to find something you like at this local brewery. The atmosphere is welcoming and comfortable, which aligns nicely with the Knoxville culture. Along with delicious beer, Blackhorse also has an extensive menu of food that is sure to complement your drink. Located in the heart of Knoxville, right on Gay Street, this Brewery is one you should definitely try.
Crafty Bastard Brewery
Crafty Bastard Brewery is an artisanal, small batch brewery with two locations in Knoxville. Crafty Bastard offers a wide variety of different kinds of craft and on tap beers at both of its locations so there is a lot to choose from. The atmosphere they have created at CB is one that is hard to compete with. It is a great environment to catch up with friends, enjoy good brews, and participate in game night events that are fun and engaging for everyone. They even offer food truck options for its customers which seem to be a very popular choice as well. Weekly specials, great people, and good food set this place apart in the craft beer industry and is a must visit on the Knoxville Ale Trail.
Next Level Brewing Company
Next Level Brewing Company is located on the Corner of North Broadway and North Central Street. Just a short drive from downtown Knoxville Next Level is a North Knoxville favorite. Currently hosting a variety of 15 craft beers plus 3 guest beers, Next Level has something for everyone. They boast a very fun environment and often hold a variety of different events such as trivia and live music. They also bring in food trucks often so you can have something to eat while sampling some of their delicious beers. Next Level Brewing Company is a must see brewery the next time you find yourself wanting something tasty to drink.