Ballard Breweries, Beer Halls, Taprooms, Wineries & Distilleries


Discover local, independent Ballard breweries, wineries, distilleries, tap rooms, beer halls and tasting rooms.

Here is a complete and current list of the beer, wine and spirit producers located in this little corner of Seattle!  

  • Bad Jimmy's Brewing Co.  - Neighborhood brewery and taproom!  Popular theme nights; TV screens; surrounded by micro cluster of terrific restaurants. Patio, garage doors, the whole nine yards.
  • Hale's Ales & Brew Pub - Pioneer in Ballard and America; a must-see.  Brewery tours, private event spaces, Palladium and full English pub with food.
  • Reuben's Brews & Tasting Room - Award-winning, growing and in new, bigger location.
  • Stoup Brewing & Tap Room - A local favorite; family-friendly, fun, delicious.
  • Peddler Brewing Company -   Play cornhole and enjoy this local brewery's huge beer garden year-round; popular on market day and movie nights.
  • Urban Family Brewing Company & Tap Room - Tasting flights to delight in new Magnolia facility; open Thursday thru Sunday.
  • Domanico Cellars - In a neighborhood known for beer and tap rooms, Domanico provides popular meeting spot for local wine lovers.
  • Lucky Envelope Brewing - Family and dog-friendly brewery and tap room with rotating, small batch taps for your tasting pleasure.
  • Populuxe Brewing - This independent brewer is a local favorite with lots going on: food trucks, music, parties and fresh, small batch beer.

More Ballard area breweries, beer halls, distilleries and tasting rooms: 

  • Fremont Brewing
  • Ballard Beer Company Taproom & Beer Hall
  • Captive Spirits Distilling (Big Gin)
  • Flying Bike Cooperative Brewery
  • Maritime Pacific Brewing and the Jolly Roger Taproom
  • Naked City Brewery & Taphouse
  • NW Peaks Brewery & The Bergschrund Tasting Room
  • Old Ballard Liquor Company
  • The Barking Dog Alehouse
  • Lagunitas Brewing Co.
  • The Cannery
  • Rooftop Brewing Company
  • Obec Brewing
  • Figurehead Brewing
  • Chuck's Hop Shop (Greenwood)
  • Brouwer's Cafe (Fremont)
  • Outlander Brewery & Pub (Fremont)
  • Old Stove Brewing (rumored plans)
  • And more (See Map) ...

Most of these businesses are within a stone's throw from Old Ballard.  Another fun and central meeting point to kick off your Ballard Tasting Tour is Ballard's UP House (Edith Macefield House).