The San Francisco Bay is full of a variety of different breweries, and we are going to provide a list of as many as we can below.
There are over 120 breweries and brewpubs in the area, and we are going to share a comprehensive list of the current growing network of breweries throughout the Bay Area and Outer Bay regions below.
So, if you are looking to find out where the breweries are in the Bay Area, you have come to the right place, as we are going to share them with you below, divided into different categories that are based on location.
North Bay (Sonoma, Solano, Napa counties):
Russian River Brewing Co, HopMonk Tavern, Iron Springs Pub and Brewery, Marin Brewing, Bear Republic, Broken Drum, Calistoga Inn and Brewery, Dempsey’s, Plow Brewing Company, 101 North Brewing, Third Street Aleworks, Baeltane, Petaluma Hills Brewing, Lagunitas Brewing Company, Old Redwood Brewing, Warped Brewing Company, Carneros.
Brewing, Napa Point Brewing, Stumptown Brewery, St. Florians, Moylan’s Brewing, Henhouse Brewing, Right Eye Brewing, Fogbelt Brewing, Napa Smith Brewing, Woodfour Brewery, Mill Valley Beerworks, Moonlight Brewing, Pizza Orgamisca (San Rafael), Sonoma Springs Brewing, Cooperage Brewing Company, Healdsburg Beer Company, Mad Fritz, Plow Brewing, Bloodline Brewing.
East Bay (Contra Costa, Alameda counties):
Cleophus Quealy, Drakes, Linden Street, Ale Industries, Altamont, Bison Brewing, Black Diamond Brewing, Calicraft, Buffalo Bills, Rare Barrel, Trumer, Woods, Faction, Jupiter, Hoi Polloi Brewpub, Elevation 66, Diving Dog Brewhouse, Triple Rock, Schubros, Pacific Coast Brewing, Pig and Pickle (Ale Industries in Concord), Schooners, Working Man Brewing Company, Mare Island Brewing Co, Main Street Brewing Co.
Jack’s Brewing Company (Fremont, San Ramon), JP Das Brew, Eight Bridges Brewing Company, Independent Brewing Co., EJ Phair Brewing Company, Fieldwork, Benoit Casper, 21st Amendment (San Leandro), Benoit Casper, Alameda Island Brewing, Heretic Brewing, Right Eye Brewing, Blue Frog Grog & Grill, Rocksteady Brewing Company, Uncle Sam’s Misguided Brewery, Epidemic Ales.
Peninsula (San Mateo County):
Devil’s Canyon, Half Moon Bay Brewing, Palo Alto Brewing, Steelhead Brewing, Firehouse Grill & Brewery (Palo Alto), Warfighter Brewing Company, Freewheel Brewing, Devil’s Slide, Highway 1 Brewing Company, Hop Dogma Brewing, Maverick’s Brewing, Armstrong Brewing, Alpha Acid
Thirsty Bear, Cellarmaker, 21st Amendment, Almanac, Anchor Brewing, Bartlett Hall, Beach Chalet, Cerveceria de MateVeza, Fort Point Brewing, Headlands, Magnolia, Magnolia [Smokestack], Pine St Brewing, Pizza Orgasmica (3 in SF), San Francisco Brewing Company.
Social Kitchen and Brewery, Southern Pacific, Southpaw, Speakeasy, Triple Voodoo, Barrel Head Brewhouse, Local Brewing Company, Black Sands, Black Hammer Brewing, Pacific Brew Laboratory, Harmonic Brewing, Holy Craft, Woods Polk Station.
Popular Bay Area Breweries
South Bay/Silicon Valley (Santa Clara county):
Strike Brewing, Hermitage, Santa Clara Valley Brewing Company, Campbell Brewing, Rock Bottom, Faultline, Gordon Biersch, Firehouse Grill & Brewery (Sunnyvale), Los Gatos Brewing Company, El Toro Brewing Company, Tied House Cafe & Brewery, Clandestine Brewing, Mission Creek Brewing
Outer Bay (Santa Cruz, Monterey)
Sante Adairius, Boulder Creek Brewing, Uncommon Brewers, Santa Cruz Mountain Brewing, Seabright Brewery, Santa Cruz Ale Works, Discretion Brewing, Craft Artisan Ales, Alvarado Street Brewing, Peter B’s Prewpub, English Ales Brewery, Craft Artisan Ales, Carmel Valley Brewing.