Take pops out for some local handcrafted beer on tap with this Bottles and Brews for Father’s Day helpful guide. He won’t be expecting it and you’ll earn major brownie points for originality. View a complete list of breweries in Middle Tennessee here.
Brewmaster Nate teamed up with Cameron, Matt, and Tyler to form Harding House Brewing Company. Located in The Nations neighborhood in West Nashville, they create seasonally appropriate beers with a “Farm-to-Pint mentality” using local ingredients.They believe in investing in their community and do so through product donations, fundraisers, charity pints, and more. A really cool gift idea would be a CSA (Community Supported Ales Program) Membership! It comes with all kinds of goodies that dad will love. Get a seat inside or on the patio.
Sunday’s hours are noon-8pm.
Bold Patriot Brewing serves up standard beers as well as a variety of seasonal beers that celebrates the nation’s history and Founders. Some of the flavors include Liberty Tree Pale Ale, Benjamin Franklin (Belgian Wit), Shays Rebellion (American Strong Ale), and Mayan Chocolate Stout.
Sunday’s hours are NOON-8pm.
After the 2020 tornado shut this brewery down in East Nashville, Smith & Lentz craft brewery is back and features lager (especially pilsners) and hop-driven IPA. Flavors include Jungle Blast IPA, Little Hearts Pilsner, and Vienna Lager. Feast on pizza baked in a wood fired oven, as well as a menu using seasonal, local ingredients. Have a seat in their beer garden, on the patio, or inside.
Sunday’s hours are 11am-10pm.
Asgard Brewing Company is a craft micro brewery located in the heart of historic downtown Columbia with a “farm-to-barrel initiative”. Flavors include Voyager American Pale Wheat Ale, Vestri West Coast IPA, Dragon’s Milk White.
Sunday’s hours are 2pm-8pm.
Choose from one of their staple beers that are offered throughout the year, or one of the seasonal brewed beers. Their guest taps rotate throughout the year. Sundays feature trivia is at 2pm and darts are thrown at 3:30pm. Hungry? Get your bite on at Trailhead Grub.
Sunday’s hours are 1pm-6pm.
In 2001 brothers, Don and Dave Sergio, turned their home-brewing hobby into a full-on brewing company. Sip on Grassroots Ale, The Wizard Sauce, The Beacon, and more. They are closed on Sundays so visit Monday through Saturday from 10am to 4pm. Call ahead to schedule a tour on Saturdays. They don’t sell food so feel free to bring your own.
Ole Shed Brewing Company was founded in 2011 by Mike Thornburg and Mike Ramsey in Tullahoma, TN. Choose from a variety of ales, IPAs, porters, and seltzers.
Ole Shed is open Fridays and Saturdays 4pm-9pm.
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Quench your thirst with Brown Sugar Brown Cow, Zango fruit beer, Eye of the Beholden stout, and so much more! Hungry? Enjoy pizzas and sandwiches as well as desserts and a kid’s menu. A brewhouse and flexible event space will open on July 3, 2021.
Sunday’s hours are 11am-9pm.
Sip on the likes of Damage Control, Hulk Bogan, and Absence of Light Peanut Butter Chocolate Milk Stout, just to name a few! Be sure to grab a bite to eat too.
Sunday’s hours are NOON-7pm (kitchen closes at 6:30pm).
Bitters Full, Angry Redhead, Lemonade Radler, and Mimosa Harder Seltzer are just a few of the flavors on tap in the ‘Boro. Featuring yoga and beer on Saturdays and live music on the 1st and 3rd Thursday nights as well as every Friday night. They are an all ages, patio pet friendly venue (please bring your furry friends on their leashes).
Sunday’s hours are 1pm-7pm.
The 84-acre farm and beer park features beer, seltzers, cocktails, cider, food, a dog park, disc golf, Picnic Paradise, Hickory Trail, and live music on the weekends. Sundays at Hop Springs Beer Park means brunch (starts at 11am) and live music from 1pm to 7pm. Tedeschi Trucks Band will take the stage at 7:30pm on Father’s Day (Get your tickets here).
Sunday’s taproom hours are 11am-7pm.
Franklin’s first brewery is a brewpub, full bar and restaurant. Catch the most current sporting event on one of the 12 – 50″ television screens or take it all in on the 127″ one!
Sunday’s hours are 11am-3am, Happy Hour is 4pm-6pm.
Freshly brewed beers, cocktails, and made-from-scratch food. What could be better? How about award winning beverages, burgers, and the Lawless Brunch on Sundays (9am-2pm). View the Father’s Day menu and make reservations here.
Sunday’s hours are 9am-9pm.