Craft beer is everywhere including Hawaii. It’s actually more expensive to run a brewery in Hawaii, but that just shows the passion of homegrown breweries. Craft breweries in Honolulu can create beers with ingredients unique to Hawaii. From ciders to ales, there’s something to satisfy every taste bud in Hawaii.
Here are just a few of the best breweries in Oahu:
Waikiki Brewing Company – 1945 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815
One of the newer breweries in Oahu, Waikiki Brewing Company offers signature brews filled with local fruits and herbs. Favorites include Jalapeno Mouth, Hana Hou Hefe, Aloha Spirit Blonde Ale, a Black Strap Molasses Porter, and Ala Moana Amber.
Honolulu BeerWorks – 328 Cooke St, Honolulu, HI 96813
Honolulu BeerWorks is a local favorite. It’s a hip, microbrewery in a warehouse-like atmosphere. The pub features a custom-built seven-barrel system that delivers 10 to 12 house beers on tap including tropical fusion brews like Cocoweizen.
Aloha Beer Company – 700 Queen St, Honolulu, HI 96813
Locally owned and operated, the Aloha Beer Company offers a relaxing place to hang out, feel the saltwater breeze, and sample tasty craft beers, cocktails, and unique pub fare.
Beer Lab HI – 1010 University Ave, Honolulu, HI 96826
Beer Lab HI is a family friendly brewery that offers a variety of ever changing craft beers on a rotating menu. This modern brewery is built on the concept of constant change, experimentation, and small batch brews that keep you on your toes.
If you’re headed out to a Honolulu brewery, remember to drive safe. Reserve private shuttles with SpeediShuttle or luxury car services to breweries throughout Honolulu.