The Vibe: This Hudson hangout is brand new and features the less-is-more sensibility common among many local taprooms.
Notable: It's open on Sunday! Also, among the rotating taps of small-batch beers available you'll find a few firkins and even a root beer. And did we mention it's open on Sunday!
Food: No, but Paddy Ryan's Irish Pub is right next door.
Open W-Th 3-8 p.m. F 3-10 p.m. Sa 2-10 p.m. Su 11:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Growlers available.
Pour Decisions Brewing Company
It’s not mandatory to have a high beer IQ to drink here, but it certainly helps. Maybe bring an apple for the professors pouring your selection.
Pour Decision's traditional old-world techniques bring about uncommon, unique eclectic beers for the advanced drinker.
Yes, on Fridays and Saturdays. Check out the food truck calendar on the PD website
to see who will be on-site. Open Th-F 4:30-9 p.m. Sa 2-9 p.m. Growlers available.
Steel Toe Brewing
The working man’s taproom, this no-frills space in an industrial park is laid-back—and focused on freshly made beer.
Due to its size and suburban location (in SLP), this gem is under the radar a bit, which makes it great for those looking for a less than rowdy night.
Usually. Check STB's twitter feed
to see which food truck will be on-site. Open W-Th 3-8 p.m. F 3-10 p.m. Sa 12-10 p.m. Growlers and (some) 750ml bottles available.
The grand dame of breweries, Summit has built-out its Ratskeller Hall to become the
It's only open one day a week, but a limited edition beer is always on tap in addition to an extensive selection of the brewery's other offerings.
Yes, on Fridays. Check the website
to see a schedule of food trucks.
Open F 3-8 p.m. Pints and Sample Flights available.
Surly Brewing Co.
This makeshift room will have to suffice for Surly fans while they wait for the brewery's mega-complex to be completed in 2014.
Available beers revolve between seasonals, specials, and regulars. Bonus for beer geeks: The occasional chance to get a free tour of the brewery.
Yes. Check Surly's website
to see a schedule of food trucks. Open W-F 3-9 p.m. Sa 12-9 p.m. No growlers, but cans and Surly merch available.