What’s your drink of choice while on vacation? For some, no getaway is complete without a fruity cocktail. Meanwhile, others simply enjoy the taste of a refreshing, ice-cold beer. If you fall into the latter category, then you’ve landed on the right page! The breweries on Amelia Island are unmatched when it comes to great-tasting brews and unforgettable ambiance. Read on to discover three of our favorite spots to grab a beer on the island!
When you’re ready to start planning your beach trip, request a copy of our free Amelia Island Vacation Guide. This guide contains local information on the best places to sip, savor, stay, and more during your trip!
3 of the Best Breweries on Amelia Island
1. Amelia Island Brewing Company
Amelia Island Brewing Company is the most popular spot to grab a beer on the island. This brewery located in downtown Fernandina Beach has two storefronts on Centre Street, The Tavern by AIBC and The Alley by AIBC. The Tavern is the larger establishment of the two and is known for its delicious, juicy burgers and perfect beer pairings. Meanwhile, The Alley serves as AIBC’s taproom. Here, you can enjoy the same selection of specialty brews with appetizers like buffalo wings, pizza fries, and southwestern spring rolls.
2. Mocama Beer Company
If you’re searching for good vibes, look no further than Mocama Beer Company. A reviewer stated that it was “Probably one of the most aesthetically pleasing breweries that I have been to.” However, Mocama Beer Company has more than just good looks. The limited selection of beers is incredible, too!
3. First Love Brewing
There is no better pairing than pizza and beer, and no one does it better than First Love Brewing! This brewery on Amelia Island specializes in craft beer and made-to-order pizza. They even have tasting notes for each brew on the website, so you can daydream about what your pizza and beer pairing will be!
Enjoy Your Favorite Brew Back at The Addison on Amelia Island
Beer enthusiasts, are you ready to visit the breweries on Amelia Island? Now that you know where to go to sip, it’s time to find a place to stay. Consider The Addison on Amelia Island! Our bed and breakfast is within walking distance of the best Amelia Island breweries, so you don’t have to worry about parking or a designated driver. Plus, you can taste more of what the beer scene on Amelia Island has to offer at our complimentary happy hour! If you decide to purchase a six-pack or growler from your favorite brewery on the island, you can enjoy it on your room’s private patio.
There are countless ways to explore our area’s craft beer scene when you stay at The Addison on Amelia Island. Check our availability to start planning your trip!