These are the best breweries you can check out in Hamilton County
Westfield and Central Indiana have a great craft beer scene, with numerous breweries spread between the local towns. These are all fairly close to Maple Knoll and are well worth the trip.
Here are some of the best local breweries (along with one winery).
Two locations: 110 S Union St. and 1189 E. 181st St.
European methods influence this traditional craft brewery. There’s a beer called the Westfield Underground Extra Special. Ther serve delicious sandwiches, fish and chips, and pizza as well.
303 E. 161st St.
California grapes, along with Oregon, Washington, and Pennsylvania are put into these delicious wines. They make beer in small batches. Make sure to stop by the sunflowers for a photo and check out their event calendar.
639 E Conner St., Noblesville
With live music every Wednesday from 8 pm – 12 am, it’s a great spot to break up the week with a beer. They are a full-service restaurant and brewpub with carryout and six-packs available.
Just off I 37, Barley Island Brewing Company also owns this spin-off brewery hosting trivia night every Thursday night at 7:30 pm. Get there early to sign up!
17661 Cumberland Road, Noblesville
622 S. Rangeline Road, Suite Q, Carme
Monon Trail is right next to this brewery, and they feature live music on the patio. This dog-friendly brewery also specializes in cask brewing.
820 E. 116th St., Carmel
Upland Brewing Company features over 35 beers at any given time, from barrel-aged to sours and beyond. The menu is great for vegetarians. A cozy atmosphere and wonderful patio make this a top spot.
351 Monon Blvd., Carmel
With 12+ beers and slushies, cocktails, and more, this place has it all. The rooftop is beautiful, so get there early to grab a spot – especially on weekends.
12702 Meeting House Road, Carmel
You'll always find about 15 or so beers on tap here. Danny Boy Training Day is one of the 15+ magical beers here on tap. It’s a great brewery to watch the game and order bar food.
61 W. City Center Drive, Carmel
Bookworms and board game enthusiasts will love the atmosphere at this bookish bar. Come for the trivia, bingo, and open mic nights as well.
2206 E 116th St., Carmel
Movies, popcorn, and beer. These are a few of the favorite things at Flix. You can order food and watch new and old films alike. Go back to the golden age of movies with the Flix Golden Ale.
These are just a few of our favorites when it comes to breweries in Central Indiana. Do you have any favorite breweries? Let us know in the comments!