Michigan is world-renowned for its manufacturing roots. It’s not just cars we’re making here. The craft brew industry is booming in Michigan.
Here in Macomb County, we have many brewing destinations for you to try. Whether your preference is light and sweet or full-bodied and robust, the experts have something for everyone.
And of course, always enjoy responsibly!
Baffin Brewing Company: Macomb County's newest brewery typically has five to six beers on tap and the owners state that no matter what your favorite brew is, they have something that will make you happy! The founders have created clever and original names for their craft beers, generally trying to name their brews around pop culture. Feringa, Dowd and VanderMarliere are also focused on sustainability and they do their best to purchase as much of their ingredients as possible from local farmers.
25113 Jefferson Ave., St. Clair Shores, MI
Brooks Brewing: Brewed their first batch in 2011 and set out to raise the standard for delicious beer. Focusing on hitting classic styles perfectly but also transforming the landscape of beer flavor. The beauty of beer lies within its variety of flavors. Try their great beer and it will redefine your personal beer experience!
52033 Van Dyke, Shelby Township, MI 48316
Brown Iron Brewhouse: At Brown Iron Brewhouse you will find beers and ciders from coast to coast on our more than 60 taps and beer engines. Brown Iron Brewhouse also features wines and craft spirits used in creative ways or just to sip. Friends come to meet and relax in our casual atmosphere in either our main dining hall or in the large outdoor beer garden and outdoor bar.
57695 Van Dyke Ave. Washington, MI 48094
Cap N Cork: After many years of being a home brew and wine making shop, Cap N Cork is now also offering a brewery for patrons to sit down and enjoy a delicious drink. The space features a great mix of extra offerings including brewing and wine making classes, trivia nights and themed events.
16776 21 Mile Road, Macomb
Copper Hop: For Copper Hop, beer is the big focus. The microbrewery has capabilities to offer 14 total taps and features a mix of pale ale, IPA, German-style Hefeweizen and cream ale. While the space doesn’t have a kitchen, food can be brought in or purchased from on-site food trucks. The space comfortably seats 80 patrons in its space accented with reclaimed barn wood and copper.
23401 Greater Mack Ave., St. Clair Shores
Dragonmead: What started as a hobby among a close group of friends working at auto manufacturers became a regional favorite in high demand. Dragonmead has over 47 beers on tap. The wide variety of carefully crafted beers contain over 77 different types of grains from 7 different countries. The interior is similar to an English style pub and most of the artwork revolves around a medieval theme.
14600 E 11 Mile Rd Warren, MI 48089
Dragon’s Landing: In late 2019, Dragonmead opened a second location as part of burgeoning St. Clair Shores brewery scene. The taproom features spacious indoor seating and a kitchen that will serve a variety of food for patrons to enjoy.
24409 Jefferson Ave., St. Clair Shores
Great Baraboo: Signature brews, the mug club and delicious food make Great Baraboo a must try destination in Utica.
35905 Utica, Clinton Township, Michigan 48035
Jamex Brewing Company: Jamex is the brainchild of husband-and-wife team, Jeff and Kat Kaye. It offers good people with good beer by focusing on high-quality ingredients, small batches and eight taps of ever-evolving offerings.
21721 Harper Ave. St Clair Shores, MI 48080
Kuhnhenn: Kuhnhenn was born out of a family business as a favorite local hardware store that refused to go under when big box moved in next door. Unable to compete with the resources of a large corporation Kuhnhenn’s transformed their space into a eight-barrel microbrewery and brew-on-premise shop. New location in Clinton Township now open!
Kuhnhenn Warren Taproom
5919 Chicago Rd, Warren, MI 48092
Kuhnhenn Clinton Township Taproom
36000 Groesbeck Hwy., Clinton Twp, MI 48035
Sherwood Brewing Co.: Since opening its doors on August 31, 2006 in the Hayes Center Shoppes plaza in Shelby Township, Sherwood Brewing Co has been honored as the recipient of WDIV's "4 the Best" award for Best Brewpub for 6 consecutive years (2007 - 2012) as voted by the public. They serve only the finest hand-crafted beer, wine, and sodas, all made in their on-site brewing facility.
45689 Hayes Rd, Shelby Township, MI.
Starr Craft Brewery: Nestled amidst northern Macomb County is a newcomer on the microbrew scene - Starr Craft. The family owned and operated brewery offers a variety of pints for patrons to enjoy.
69209 N Forest Ave, Richmond, MI 48062