Drink like a local with the best beer in Jacksonville Beach Florida

Breweries in Jacksonville Beach

Looking for a night out and a local brew? Jacksonville Beach has a great variety of taprooms and local breweries where you can kick back, relax, and sample some of the finest beer Jacksonville has to offer. So what are you waiting for, it’s time to drink like a local in Jax Beach.

Taprooms at the Beach

Engine 15 Brewing Company

1500 Beach Blvd #217, Jacksonville Beach, FL
Engine 15 offers a variety of pub food, be sure to try the Beer Brats or Frito Pie.
Engine 15 has been a staple in Jax Beach for years. They boast award-winning brews, tasty pub food, and a friendly (and kid friendly) atmosphere.

Green Room Brewing

228 3rd St North, Jacksonville Beach, FL
None, you can bring your own or order delivery from a local restaurant.
Just steps from the beach, Green Room Brewing is Jacksonville Beach’s original craft brewery. This pet friendly establishment has been around since 2011 and taproom patrons can expect 16 beers on tap—eight year-round offerings and eight seasonal or experimental beers—all of which are supported by the local craft beer community.

Southern Swells Brewing Company

1312 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL
None, you can bring your own or order delivery from a local restaurant.
At 7500+ sq. ft. Southern Swells is the largest and newest brewery to open in Jacksonville Beach. The taproom is stocked with board games, washers and Bimini rings to keep you busy while sipping on a pint. Southern Swells offers a private room perfect for special events, corporate meetings and private parties.

Noteworthy Extras

Really Good Beer Stop

323 10th Ave North, Jacksonville Beach, FL
Really Good Beer is Jacksonville Beach’s ultimate craft beer and growler store. They are not a bar, but rather a “beer convience store” of sort. They’ve tracked down some favorite brews and brought them straight from the brew floor to Jacksonville Beach. You purchase a growler, they fill it with your favorite brew, you take it home and enjoy. RGBS features several local brews and can be a great way to take home some of your Jacksonville favorites.

Hoptinger Bier Garden & Sausage House

333 1st Street North, Jacksonville Beach, FL
Hoptinger is a modern “Baverican” bier garden. They have more than 60 taps devoted to carefully selected craft beer along with a full liquor bar to serve countless libations and creations. While they aren’t a traditional taproom and don’t brew their own beer, Hoptinger does feature dozen of local brews making it easy to taste a few from your favorite local breweries around town.

Beer Events at the Beach


Bruval is an annual event celebrating North Florida’s rapidly growing craft beer movement! Featuring North Florida’s top craft breweries and beyond right in the heart of Jacksonville Beach at the Seawalk Pavilion. Come out and try dozens of brews at this celebration of local and craft beer! Beer sampling area, live music, games and good times! By purchasing a sampling ticket you’ll get a chance to taste dozens of local brews.

Worth Crossing the Ditch

Wicked Barley Brewing

4100 Baymeadows Road, Jacksonville, FL
Wicked Barley offers a full menu including burgers, salads and even kid choices.
If you’re looking to leave the beach and visit a local brewery, don’t look any further than Wicked Barley Brewing. Situated on the waterfront, Wicked Barley offers a great family friendly atmosphere with patio seating, games and boat dock. Be sure to try the mead root beer, it’s delicious!











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