5 Cool Sydney Craft Breweries


Redoak Restaurant Bar and Brewery

With over 20 different styles of beer on offer, Redoak is definitely worth a visit for any craft beer connoisseur. Established in 2004 the brewery is accompanied by an award winning bar and restaurant to tickle your taste buds. Alongside taking bookings and catering for events like buck’s nights, birthdays and work functions, Redoak’s offers Beer Classes for $99 on the first Saturday of each month for those keen to learn more about the art of brewing.

4 Pines Brewing Company

Opening in 2008 the Pines Brewing Company has hit Sydney by storm with their venue in Manly boasting great beer, food and entertainment. With plenty of events and deals that revolve around their hand crafted brews, 4 Pines Brewing Company is well worth a visit. If you’re still not convinced, the live music and 4 Pines very own magician should silence even the harshest critic.

Young Henrys

Tucked away in the heart of Newtown is Young Henrys, one of Sydney’s newest and most adventurous breweries. Known for its relaxed vibe, Young Henry’s has all your needs covered at their tasting bar with plenty of brews on offer and tasting trays available for those who want dabble in a few different choices. If you’re curious about what exactly goes into making a hand crafted beer, you can register online for a 60 minute tour of the brewery.

Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel

If you’re looking for craft brews with a quintessential English taste, look no further than the Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel. Located in The Rocks, this brewery is attached to one of Sydney’s oldest hotels and as such offers the best in drink, dining and accommodation. With close to 30 years’ experience, The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel is of most established members of the Australian craft brewing scene.

Modus Operandi Brewing Company

If you’re looking for craft beer in Northern Sydney, then it’s worth your while to visit Modus Operandi for a quick drink. With 12 taps on site, there’s sure to be something for everybody and if you’re not sure you can always hedge your bets with a reasonably priced tasting paddle. With plenty of weekly and special events for beer lovers, now’s the time to check out Modus Operandi and get in amongst the craft brewery scene.