It’s a battle of the breweries!
We asked our followers on Facebook:
We know that Birminghamians are very opinionated about their breweries and we had 170+ comments debating which is the best.
So, keep reading to see our audience’s top 5 picks for the best Bham brewery!
5. Back Forty Beer Company
Alright! We are starting off strong with Back Forty Beer Co. taking 5th place.
Not only does Back Forty have an amazing selection of beer, but you’ve GOT to try their signature Back Forty Burger.
Stop by and enjoy the views of Sloss Furnace!
The last time I was here, they had a jalapeno mango beer? Sign me up!
Location: 3201 1st Ave N, Birmingham, AL 35222
- Mon 11a-9p
- Tues closed
- Wed 11a-9p
- Thurs 11a-10p
- Fri/Sat 11a-11p
- Sun 11a-8p
4. Cahaba Brewing Company
Next up, we’ve got Cahaba Brewing Company! This was another follower fave in the Facebook comments.
Known for their taproom classic Blonde Ale, Cahaba Brewing Co is a Bham classic.
You can even book their venue for events— so cool. They have hosted Dodah Day, Punk Rock Flea Markets + more!
Location: 4500 5th Ave S Building C
- Mon 3p-10p
- Tues-Sat 11a-10p
- Sun 11a-8p
3. Ghost Train Brewing Company
Taking 3rd place, it’s Ghost Train Brewing Company.
They are always having some fun weekly events. Stop by, grab a beer + play some bingo!
With 2 DOZEN beers on tap, this place has it all.
They are also home to the Magic City Brigade, the supporters group of Birmingham Legion FC, our local professional soccer team. When. theLegion plays away, Ghost Train holds watch parties.
- Mon-Thurs 12a-10p
- Fri 12p-12a
- Sat 11a-12a
- Sun 11a-10p
2. Good People Brewing Company
Now it’s getting serious..
The second most-commented brewery is Good People Brewing Company!
I totally agree with Good People being in the top 2, it is one of my favorite breweries in town, too! It is such a comfortable environment with a ton of outside seating and yard games.
If you go to the Baron’s game it is basically right at the ticket booth!
Location: 114 14th St S, Birmingham, AL 35233
- Mon-Thurs 12p-10p
- Fri/Sat 11a-12a
- Sun 11a-8p
1. TrimTab Brewing Company
Flooding the comment section and coming in at the number one spot— TrimTab Brewing Company!
This was a total top fave of our followers on Facebook.
TrimTab is known for being super dog-friendly. Tommorrow, Aug 26, they are hosting a “bring your dog day“.
I am definitely a fan of TrimTab, especially their Paradise Now. It’s so yummy!
Location: 2721 5th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
- Sun-Thurs 12p-10p
- Fri/Sat 12p-12a
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