Maryland Microbreweries and Brew Pubs

Barley and Hops Restaurant and Microbrewery  

Barley and Hops Restaurant and Microbrewery has something for the whole family.  With daily specials, outdoor events, and seven on-site craft beers, it is a great place to bring family and friends.  

Location:                   5473 Urbana Pike

                                    Frederick, MD                      

Phone Number:         (301) 668-5555


Brewer's Alley  

Brewer’s Alley is the oldest microbrewery in Frederick.  It serves five year-round beers, six perennial seasonal beers, and several other seasonal beers.  This brewery serves lunch and dinner as well as hosts banquets or parties. 

Location:                   124 North Market Street

                                    Frederick, MD

Phone Number:          (301) 631-0089


Clay Pipe Brewing Company  

Clay Pipe Brewing Company specializes in a few different types of beers- Backfin Pale Ale, Blue Tractor Ale, and several specialty beers that vary from time to time.  Clay Pipe serves the Baltimore and D.C. areas.  Although it is located in Baltimore, reviewers say it is worth the drive. 

Location:                   1203 New Windsor Road

                                    Westminster, MD

Phone Number:          (410) 871-9333


Clipper City Brewing Company in Baltimore, MD 

Clipper City Brewing Company regularly brews several ales, porters, and lagers.  It also has several seasonal beers.  It is Baltimore’s largest brewing facility that produces hand-crafted draught and bottled beers.  

Location:                   4615 Hollins Ferry Road, Suite B

                                    Baltimore, MD  21227

Phone Number:          (410) 247-7822

Fax Number:              (410) 247-7829


DuClaw Brewing Company  

DuClaw Brewing Company is a microbrewery/restaurant that hopes its patrons experience something “different” in each and every beer.  Enjoy a meal and walk away with memories of a dining experience that is one of a kind. 

Location:                   7000 Arundel Mills Circle

                                    Hanover, MD 

Phone Number:          (410) 799-1166


Ellicott Mills Brewing Company  

At Ellicott Mills, they brew Alpenhof beer.  In order to do this, they use only the best ingredients and strive to create a smooth, easy-drinking beer.  They believe it should be a joy to drink Alpenhof beer, not a challenge to the senses.  

Location:                   8308 Main Street

                                    Ellicott City, MD  21043

Phone Number:          (410) 313-8141

Fax Number:              (410) 313-9987


Frederick Brewing Company in Frederick, MD  

Frederick Brewing Company contains a wide variety of American lagers and ales, especially Blue Ridge Beers.  It also offers seasonal beers as well as certain specialty beers.  The products are available at most good beer retailers in the area as well as most local restaurants and pubs.

Location:                   103 Carroll Street

                                    Frederick, MD 

Days & Hours         Monday - Friday          9 AM - 4 PM

                                    Saturday Tour              1:30 PM  

                                    Open Year-Round Except Holidays

Phone Number:          (301) 694-7899

Contact:                     Vanessa Peck


Oxford Brewing Company in Linthicum, MD  

Oxford Brewing Company brews mostly British beer.  It specializes in Oxford Class Ale and other Oxford beers.  Some of the specialty beer is available only at the Merriweather Post Pavillion.  

Location:                   611 G. Hammonds Ferry Road

                                    Linthicum, MD

Phone Number:          (410) 789-0003


Ram’s Head Brewing Company (Fordham)  

Ram’s Head Brewing Company is the only restaurant, brewery and national entertainment showcase in Annapolis, Maryland.  Ram’s Head brews Fordham Beer.  Visit and taste Fordham’s Light Beer, Fordham’s Helles Lager, Fordham’s Copperhead Ale, Fordham’s Tavern Ale and Oyster Stout. 

Location:                   33 West Street

                                    Annapolis, MD

Phone Number:          (410) 268-4545


Summit Station  

Summit station was the first brewpub in Montgomery County, Maryland.  They serve four year-round beers as well as several seasonal and specialty beers.  They also feature a rotating flavor of cask-conditioned ale.  

Location:                   227 East Diamond Avenue

                                    Gaithersburg, MD

Phone Number:          (301) 519-9400