Ontario Brewers Directory


Ontario's most current and comprehensive listing of independent breweries.

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BreweryCityHas Kitchen/FoodRetail StoreTap RoomGrowler Fills AvailableTours AvailableAvailable at LCBOAvailable at The Beer StoreYear of Opening
20 Valley BrewerySt Catharines-------2015
5 Paddles Brewing Co.Whitby-YY-YY-2013
Abe Erb Brewery & RestaurantWaterlooYYYY---2014
All or Nothing BrewhouseOakville-YY--YY2014
Amber BreweryMarkham-------2012
Amsterdam BrewHouseTorontoYYYYYY-2013
Amsterdam Brewing Co.Toronto-YYYYYY1986
Anderson Craft AlesLondon-YYY---2016
Arch Brewing Co.Newmarket-YY-YYY2014
Ashton Brewing Co.BeckwithYYYYY--2012
Bancroft Brewing Co.BancroftYYY----2015
Banded Goose Brewing Co.KingsvilleYYY----2014
Bandit BreweryTorontoYYY----2016
Barley Days BreweryPicton-YYYYY-2007
Barncat Artisan AlesCambridge-YYY---2016
Barnstormer Brewing Co.BarrieYYYYYYY2013
Bayside Brewing Co.Erieau-YYYYY-2012
Beau's All Natural Brewing Co.Vankleek HillYYYYYYY2006
Bell City Brewing Co.Brantford-YYYYY-2013
Bellwoods BreweryTorontoYYY----2012
Belmont Lake BreweryHavelock-YY----2016
Beyond the Pale Brewing Co.Ottawa-Y-Y-Y-2012
Bicycle Craft BreweryOttawa-YYY-Y-2014
Big Rig Brewery & TaproomKanataYYYY-YY2014
Big Rig Kitchen & BreweryOttawaYYYYYYY2012
Big Rock BreweryToronto-YY----2016
Black Creek Historic BreweryToronto-YYYYYY2009
Black Oak Brewing Co.Toronto-YY-YYY1999
Black Swan Brewing Co.Stratford-YYY---2014
Block Three Brewing Co.St Jacobs-YYYYYY2013
Blood Brothers Brewing Co.Toronto-YY----2015
Blue Elephant Craft Brew HouseSimcoeYYYYY--2012
Boshkung Brewing Co.MindenYYYY-Y-2014
BrewWindsorYYYYY--2014
Brick Brewing Co.Waterloo-YY--Y-1984
Brimstone Brewing Co.RidgewayYYY--Y-2013
Broadhead Brewing Co.Ottawa-YYYYYY2011
Brock St Brewing Co.Whitby-YYY-Y-2015
Broken Stick Brewing Co.Ottawa-YYY---2014
Brothers Brewing Co.Guelph-------2014
Brunswick BierworksToronto-------2016
Burdock Brewing Co.TorontoYYY----2015
Calabogie Brewing Co.Calabogie-YY----2015
Caledon Hills Brewing Co.Caledon-------2015
Cameron's Brewing Co.Oakville-Y-YYYY1997
Cartwright Springs BreweryPakenham-YYYY--2015
Cassel BreweryCasselman-YYYYY-2012
Cecils Brewhouse & KitchenNorth BayY-Y----2015
Ceeps BrewpubLondonY-Y-----
Church-Key Brewing Co.Cambellford-YYYYY-2000
Clock Tower BrewpubOttawaYYY-Y-Y1996
Collective Arts Brewing Co.Hamilton-YYYYYY2013
Collingwood Brewery, TheCollingwood-YY--YY2014
Common Good Beer Co.Toronto-Y-----2016
Cool Beer Brewing Co.Toronto-YY-YYY1997
County Canteen, ThePictonY-Y----2016
County Road BeerWellingtonYYYY---2015
Covered Bridge Brewing Co.Stittsville-YYY---2013
Craft Heads Brewing Co.Windsor-YYY---2015
Dawson Trail Craft BreweryThunder Bay-YYY---2016
Descendants Beer & BeverageKitchenerYYYYYY-2014
Dog & Pony BrewlabOttawaY-Y----2016
Dominion City Brewing Co.Ottawa-YYY-Y-2014
Duggan's BreweryTorontoYYYY-Y-2009
Durham Brewing Co.Pickering-YY-YYY1996
Elora Brewing Co.EloraYYY----2015
Etienne Brule BreweryEmbrun-YY----2016
Evergreen Craft AlesOttawa-Y-----2016
Exchange Brewery, TheNiagara-on-the-Lake-YY----2015
Flying Monkeys Craft BreweryBarrieYYY-YYY2004
Folly BrewpubTorontoYYY-Y--2015
Forked River Brewing Co.London-YYYYYY2013
Four Fathers Brewing Co.Rockwood-----YY2016
Frank Brewing Co.TecumsehYYY----2015
Gananoque Brewing Co.Gananoque-YYYYYY2011
Grand River Brewing Co.Cambridge-YYYYYY2007
Granite BreweryTorontoYYYY-Y-1991
Great Lakes BreweryToronto-YYYYYY1987
Half Hours on Earth BrewerySeaforth-YY----2016
Haliburton Highlands Brewing Co.Haliburton-YYYY--2014
Halo BreweryToronto-YY----2016
Henderson Brewing Co.Toronto-YYYYY-2015
Highlander Brew Co.South River-YY-YYY2009
Hockley Valley Brewing Co.Orangeville-Y--YYY2002
Hop City Brewing Co.Brampton-----YY2009
House AlesTorontoY-Y----2010
Indie Alehouse Brewing Co.TorontoYYYY---2012
Innocente Brewing Co.Waterloo-YYY-Y-2014
Junction Craft Brewing Co.Toronto-YYYYY-2011
Kame & Kettle Beer WorksFonthill-YY----2015
Kichesippi Beer Co.Ottawa-YYYYYY2010
Kilannan Brewing Co.Owen Sound-YYYYYY2013
Kingston Brewing Co.KingstonY-Y----1986
Lake of Bays Brewing Co.Baysville-YYYYYY2010
Lake of the Woods Brewing Co.KenoraYYYY-YY2013
Lake on the Mountain Brewing Co.Prince Edward County--Y----2007
Lansdowne BreweryTorontoY-Y----2015
Last Castle Brewing Co.Port StanleyY-Y----2016
Left Field BreweryToronto-YY-YY-2013
Lion Brewery RestaurantWaterlooY-Y----1986
Lock Street Brewing Co.Port Dalhousie-------2016
London Brewing Co-OperativeLondon-Y-----2014
Lonsbery Farms Brewing Co.Colchester-------2015
Louis Cifer Brew WorksTorontoYYYY---2014
Lowertown BreweryOttawaYYY----2014
MacKinnon Brothers Brewing Co.Bath-YYYYY-2014
MacLean's AlesHanover-YYYYYY2009
Magnotta BreweryVaughan-YYYYYY1996
Manantler Craft Brewing Co.Bowmanville-YY----2015
Manitoulin Brewing Co.Little Current-----YY2015
Mascot BreweryTorontoY-Y----2015
Mash Paddle Brewing Co.Brantford-YY----2015
Merchant Ale HouseSt CatharinesY-Y----1999
Midian Brewing Co.Windsor-------2016
Motor Craft AlesWindsorYYY----2012
Muddy York Brewing Co.Toronto-YYY---2015
Muskoka BreweryBracebridge-YYYYYY1996
Napanee Beer Co., TheNapanee-Y-YY--2016
Neustadt Springs BreweryNeustadt-YY-YYY1997
New Limburg Brewing Co.NixonYYYY---2015
New Ontario Brewing Co.North Bay-YYY---2015
Niagara Brewing Co.Niagara FallsYYY--Y-2014
Niagara College Teaching BreweryNiagara-on-the-Lake-YYYY--2010
Niagara Oast House BrewersNiagara-on-the-LakeYYYYYY-2012
Nickel Brook Brewing Co. Burlington-YY-YY-2005
Nita Beer Co.Ottawa-YY---Y2015
Northern Superior Brewing Co.Sault Ste Marie-YYY---2016
Northumberland Hills BreweryCobourg-YY----2014
Northwinds Brew HouseCollingwoodYYY----2013
O-Fresh BrewerySimcoeY-Y----2015
Old Credit Brewing Co.Mississauga-Y--YY-1994
Old Flame Brewing Co.Port PerryYYYYYY-2014
Olde Stone Brewing Co., ThePeterboroughY-Y----1996
Orange Snail Brewing Co.Milton-YYY---2015
Outlaw Brew Co.SouthhamptonYYYYYY-2014
Outspoken Brewing Co.Sault Ste Marie-YY----2014
Parsons Brewing Co.Picton-------2016
Pepperwood Bistro & Brew HouseBurlingtonY-Y----2000
Perth Brewing Co.Perth-YY--YY2013
Pint Pursuits Brewing Co.St Thomas-----Y-2016
Plan B Beer WorksSt Catharines-YY----2016
Presquile Craft BreweryBrighton-YY----2016
Publican House BreweryPeterborough-YYY-YY2008
Radical Road Brewing Co.TorontoY-Y--Y-2013
Railway City Brewing Co.St Thomas-YYYYYY2008
Rainhard Brewing Co.Toronto-YYY---2015
Ramblin Road Brewery FarmLa SaletteYYYYY--2012
Redline BrewhouseBarrieYYY--YY2015
Refined Fool Brewing Co.SarniaYYYY-YY2014
Royal City Brewing Co.Guelph-YYYYY-2014
Rurban Brewing Co.Cornwall-YY----2015
Sawdust City Brewing Co.GravenhurstYYYY-YY2011
Second Wedge Brewing Co.Uxbridge-YYYY--2015
Shawn & Ed Brewing Co.Dundas-YY-Y--2016
Silversmith Brewing Co.Niagara-on-the-LakeYYYYY--2012
Sleeping Giant Brewing Co.Thunder Bay-YYYYYY2012
Smithavens Brewing Co.Peterborough-YYYYYY2014
Split Rail Brewing Co.Manitoulin Island-YY----2015
Square Timber Brewing Co.Pembroke-YYYY--2014
Stack Brewing Co.Sudbury-YYY-YY2013
Stalwart Brewing Co.Ottawa-YY----2015
Steam Whistle BreweryToronto-YYYYY-2000
Stone City AlesKingstonYYYY---2014
Stone House Brewing Co.Varna-YY-Y--2016
StoneHammer Brewing Co.Guelph-YY-YYY1995
Strange Brewing Co., TheHillier-------2016
Stratford Brewing Co.Stratford-----Y-2004
Strathroy Brewing Co.Strathroy-Y----Y2014
Syndicate Restaurant & BreweryNiagara FallsYYYY-Y-2010
Taps Brewing Co.Niagara FallsY-Y-YYY2004
Thornbury Village BreweryThornbury-YY--YY2002
Tobermory Brewing Co. & GrillTobermoryYYYY---2015
Toboggan Brewing Co.LondonYYYY-Y-2015
Tooth and Nail Brewing Co.OttawaYYY----2015
Tracks BrewpubBramptonY-Y----1986
Tuque de Broue BreweryEmbrun-YY--Y-2015
TWB Co-operative BrewingKitchener-YYY---2016
Union Jack Brewing Co.Sault Ste Marie-YYY--Y2015
Upper Thames Brewing Co.Woodstock-YYYY--2016
Walkerville BreweryWindsor-YYYYYY2012
Waller St Brewing Co.Ottawa-YY----2015
Waterloo Brewing Co.Waterloo-YY--YY-
Wellington BreweryGuelph-YYYYYY1985
Whiprsnapr Brewing Co.Ottawa-YY--YY2014
Whitewater Brewing Co.Foresters FallsYYYYYYY2013
Wild Card Brewing Co.Trenton-YY----2015
William St BeerCobourg-YYY---2014
Windmill BreweryJohnstown-YY----2016

Contract Brewers & Brands

Contract BrewerAvailable at LCBOAvailable at The Beer StoreYear of Opening
4 Degrees Brewing Co.*--2016
Ace Hill BeerYY2016
Beer Lab London--2014
Black Bellows Brewing Co.Y-2016
Black Donnellys Brewing Co.--2015
Bobcaygeon Brewing Co.-Y2015
Brown Van Brewing Co.--2016
Bush Pilot Brewing Co.Y-2013
C'est What?--1988
Cheshire Valley Brewing Co.--2010
Clifford Brewing Co.Y-2015
Cowbell Brewing Co.*Y-2016
Crazy Beard AleY-2015
Danforth Brewery--2016
Double Trouble Brewing Co.YY2012
Draught Dodger Brewery--2015
Falcon Brewing Co.*-Y2013
Full Beard Brewing Co.*---
Griffin Pub & Events Co., TheY-2013
Hamilton Brewery, TheY-2014
High Park BreweryY-2015
High Road Brewing Co.--2015
HogsBack Brewing Co.YY2010
Hogtown BrewersY-2012
Homer's--2016
Horseshoe Valley Brewing Co.--2016
Kensington Brewing Co.*Y-2011
King Brewery--2002
Lake Wilcox Brewing Co.*YY2015
Lakefield Brewing Co.--2015
Liberty Village Brewing Co.Y-2013
Longslice Brewing Co.Y-2014
Lost Craft BeerY-2015
Midland Beer WorksY--
Old Tomorrow BeerY-2014
Ontario Beer Co.Y-2013
Pitschfork Brewing Co.--2015
Rhythm & Brews Brewing Co.--2016
Saint Andre Brewing Co.-Y1999
Sextant Craft BreweryY-2015
Shacklands Brewery*--2013
Shillow Beer Co.Y-2014
Skeena Brewing Co.Y-2014
Skeleton Park Brewery--2016
Snowman Brewing Co.--2012
Southpaw Beverage Co.Y-2016
Spearhead Brewing Co.Y-2011
Sweetgrass Brewing Co.Y-2013
Triple Bogey Brewing Co.Y-2013
Wasaga Beach Brewing Co.Y-2016
Woodhouse Brewing Co.Y-2014
*Brewery is currently constructing physical location.

Planned Brewers

Planned BrewerCityPhase
555 Brewing Co.Picton3
Abe Erb Brewery & Restaurant 2.0Kitchener2
Apsley Brewing Co.Apsley1
Bar Hop Brew Co.Toronto3
Beach House Brewing Co.Wasaga Beach1
Bell Tower Craft BreweryMeaford1
Bellwoods Brewery - DupontToronto1
Bellwoods Brewery - HafisToronto3
Berlin BreweryKitchener1
Big Escarpment BreweryGrimsby1
Big Rideau Brewing Co. Ottawa1
Big Rock BrewpubToronto3
Big Water Brewing Co.North Bay2
Bitte Schon BrauhausNew Hamburg3
Border Town Brewing Co.Amherstburg1
Brock St Brewing Co. 2.0Whitby2
Burnstown Brewing Co.Burnstown1
Cedar Canoe Brewing Co.Oshawa1
Charlotteville Brewing Co.Charlotteville1
Clear Lake BreweryMus1
Compass Brewing Co.Timmins2
Cool India Brewing Co.London1
Crooked Mile Brewing Co.Almonte3
Dundas and Sons Brewing Co.London1
EastEnd Brewing Co.Toronto2
Effingham Brewing Co.Niagara1
Fairweather Brewing Co.Hamilton1
Fellow Craft Brewing Co.Kingsville1
Fenelon Falls Brewing Co.Fenelon Falls2
Fronterra Farm BreweryPrince Edward County3
Furnace Room BreweryGeorgetown2
Gallicus Artisan BreweryOttawa1
Godspeed BreweryToronto2
Golden Triangle Craft Brewing Co.Ottawa1
Grand Bend Brewing Co.Grand Bend1
Grand Valley BreweryGrand Valley1
Grey Matter Beer Co.Kincardine2
Grove Hotel, TheKingsville2
Humble Beginnings Brewing Co.Ingleside2
Junction Craft Brewing Co. 2.0Toronto2
Kairosene Brewing Co.Ottawa2
Katalyst Brewing Co.Toronto3
Kings Eddy's Craft BreweryPicton1
Kirby Brewing Co.Kirby1
Little Beasts Brewing Co. Whitby1
Lost Parrot BreweryPenetanguishene1
Malt Aroma BreweryToronto1
Market Brewing Co.Newmarket2
Meyers Creek Brewing Co.Belleville2
MidTown Brewing Co.Wellington2
Motor Craft Ales 2.0Windsor2
Muskoka Foundry BrewpubBracebridge1
Norse BreweryParry Sound2
North Shore Brewing Co.Port Stanley1
North Works BrewingCambridge2
Northwinds Brewery 2.0Blue Mountain2
Old Camper Brewing Co.Hamilton1
Orleans BreweryOttawa1
OVinshaws BrewpubLaSalle2
Peacemaker Brewing Co.Aurora1
People's Pint Brewing CollectiveToronto2
Pine River Brewing Co.Shelburne1
Prince Edward County Brewing Co.Picton1
Purple Skull Brewing Co.Mattawa2
Red Siren Brewing Co.Prince Edward County1
Red Thread Brewing Co.Toronto1
Refined Fool Brewing Co. 2.0Sarnia1
Rideau Valley BreweryOttawa1
Rouge River Brewing Co.Markham3
Rust City BreweryHamilton2
Rusty Shank BreweryToronto1
Sandwich Brewing Co.Windsor3
Shade Tree Brewing Co.Strathroy2
Signal Brewing Co.Corbyville2
Sleeping Giant Brewing Co. 2.0Thunder Bay2
Sons of Kent Brewing Co.Chatham3
Soo Falls Brewing Co.Sault Ste Marie1
Steel Town Brewing Co.Hamilton1
Stray Dog Brewing Co.Orleans1
Third Coast Brewing Co. Ajax1
Third Moon Brewing Co.Milton1
Toothless Donkey Brewing Co.Ottawa1
Toronto Ale Brewing Co.Toronto1
Toronto Brewing Co.Toronto2
Trestle Brewing Co.Parry Sound2
Trunk Brewing Co. Toronto1
Twisted Ale Brewing Co.Mount Albert1
Vimy Brewing Co.Ottawa3
Waterfront Brewing Co.Orillia1
Weather Brewery, TheOttawa1
West End Brew Co.Toronto1
White Caps Brewing Co.Collingwood1
Wolfe Island Spring Craft BreweryWolfe Island2
Wooden Horse Brewing Co.Toronto1
WT BrewCoCambridge1
Phase 1: Discovery and planning.
Phase 2: Confirmed location aquired, construction.
Phase 3: Brewhouse installation and licensing.


Closures

2016: Merged: Trafalfar Ales & Meads with All or Nothing Brewhouse
2016: Dissolved: Garden Brewers
2016: Dissolved: Practically Irish
2016: Dissolved: Bentley Brewers
2015: Dissolved: Barn Door Beverage Co.
2015: Dissolved: Turtle Island Brewing Co.
2015: Rebranded: King Brewery as Thornbury Beverage Co.
2015: Rebranded: Gateway Brewing Co. as Wild Card Brewing Co.
2015: Rebranded: Stock Pot Ales as Stalwart Brewing Co.
2015: Closed: Beer Academy
2014: Merged: Denison's Brewing Co. with Side Launchg Brewing Co.
2003: Merged: Kawartha Lakes Brewing with Amsterdam Brewing Co.

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