Best known for innovative world-class wines, Lodi is quickly expanding its reputation for extraordinary brews. With five breweries and four taprooms serving handcrafted microbrews, visitors and locals alike are discovering Lodi’s growing beer scene.
Dancing Fox Winery & Brewery
The Dancing Fox started as a winery many years ago. Since then, The Lewis family has continued to develop it into many other things including a restaurant, brewery & distillery. They are known for their obsessive attention to detail in all they do, using only the finest materials. Jared, the middle son, has focused on brewery production with great success. With 20 taps mixed with their own beers and others from across the nation, they offer a wide assortment of the finest brews around. The Fox is currently brewing about 10 different beers of different styles: English, Australian, American and German. They are also expecting a new brewhouse, a 15 barrel BrauKon, from Germany to be delivered soon for greater production capacity.
The most popular beer they make is “Down the Rabbit Hole” an American-style hazy IPA.
(209) 366-2634 | 203 S School St Lodi, CA 95240
Five Window Beer Company
They are constantly creating new beers with the finest hops from local growers. Fifteen craft beers are on tap at this family & dog-friendly place. If you can’t decide which beer you want, pick five to try with their beer flights. Feeling hungry? Grab a pizza freshly tossed and cooked to perfection in their wood-fired pizza oven.
(209) 224-8036 | 9 W. Locust St., Lodi, CA 95240
High Water Brewing Inc.
Experience multi-award-winning brews by Brewmaster Steve Altimari. High Water Brewing is home to an indoor tasting room with 36 taps, a full kitchen, a 5,000 square foot outdoor beer garden as well as fermentors, barrel aging, and packaging operation. Excellent for large groups.
(209) 625-8146 | 927 Industrial Way Suite A, Lodi, CA 95240
Idol Beer Works
Idol Beer Works has a wide selection of craft beers, including several virtually gluten free (VGF), at the brewery. Ingredients are sourced from all over the world to make the most authentic beer possible. Featuring 11 rotating taps, a variety of beers, local wines, and local food trucks.
100 South Sacramento St., Lodi, CA 95240
Lodi Beer Company
Bring your family and your friends. The iconic Lodi Beer Company Restaurant and Brewery offers over 22 award-winning lagers and ales for your enjoyment. A full bar and a great wine list will accommodate drinkers of all kinds. Their full menu consists of standard pub grub, salads, steaks, and the best fall-off-the-bone ribs you'll ever have. We are confident you'll find something to suit everyone’s taste here.
(209) 368.9931 |105 S. School Street, Lodi, CA 95240
Brix and Hops
A popular tasting room offering 30 rotating craft beer taps and local wines. If you’re looking for a unique experience where one can enjoy craft beer and local wines together in a relaxed, comfortable environment that is conducive for conversations, then this is the place for you. The eclectic and extensive beer list features a diverse selection of beer styles including IPA, Porter, and Stout to name a few.
(209) 452-0070 | 14 A S. School St. Lodi, CA 95240
Scotto’s Wine & Cider
Their tasting room offers something unique; in addition to their award-winning wines, they also pour their very own, true craft ciders. The Scotto family knows that wine and cider taste best with food, so a rotating assortment of tasty treats are available.
(209) 224-8590 | 14 S School St, Lodi, CA 95240
West Oak Nosh
German-inspired restaurant & taproom that serves house-made sausages, burgers, craft cocktails, & a large assortment of specialty beers!
(209) 224-8157 | 10 W Oak St. Lodi, CA 95240
A rustic wine bar and craft beer taproom located in a charming 1800’s brick building in the quaint downtown area. Offering 11 rotating taps.
(209) 333-8463 | 18911 N Lower Sacramento Rd, Woodbridge, CA 95258
Scenically nestled between the Sierra Nevada Mountains and the San Francisco Bay, Lodi connects the excitement and adventure of the region’s outdoors, arts and artisan foods. Whether relaxing with some friends or going on a couples retreat, Lodi is the ideal location to start and end your day.
For more info on Lodi, including lodging call (209) 365-1195.