Did you know that beer is one of the third most popular drink after water and tea? Whether you love or simply tolerate the beverage, here are five Las Vegas breweries to check out in downtown:
450 Fremont St., Suite 135
Craft beer in Las Vegas? First stop, Bangar Brewing. Located in the heart of Fremont Street Experience, the founders wanted “to create fresh craft beer, made in Las Vegas, for the city of Las Vegas.” Their beers are currently only in Las Vegas; brewery tours and tastings are available.
Chicago Brewing Company
202 Fremont St.
Located inside the Four Queens Hotel and Casino, Chicago Brewing Company serves a selection of award-winning house drafts and seasonal beers in addition to craft beers from all over the country. Three of their House Drafts – All Nighter, Weizenheimer and Old Town Brown – have all won awards at The Great American Beer Festival.
Hop Nuts Brewing
1120 S. Main St., Suite #150
Hop Nuts Brewing was the first microbrewery in the Arts District. They have 20 beers on tap, 15 of which they brew in-house. The Golden Knight, Harry Porter and 18b Pale Ale are just some of the Las Vegas beers that are available year round.
Tenaya Creek Brewing
831 W. Bonanza Road
Originally Tenaya Creek Restaurant & Brewery, Tenaya Creek Brewery has been in the Las Vegas valley since 1999. In November 2015, they moved their operation downtown where they were able to produce more and even add a canning line. Even though their beer is available in the region, you can only see it being made in Las Vegas.
Triple 7 Restaurant and Microbrewery
200 N. Main St.
Located inside Main Street Station, this las vegas brewey with food features six varieties of fresh hand-crafted beers. Their most popular beer is the High Roller Gold; the flagship beer is refreshing, crisp and lightly hopped. In addition to their year-round beers, they have a rotating Brewmaster’s Special and Brewmaster’s Reserve.