No vacation would be complete without an adult beverage or two! Some people prefer handcrafted cocktails, while others enjoy simpler pleasures like beer. If you fit the latter description, you need to check out the breweries in and around Camden, Maine! Our area’s breweries boast inviting atmospheres, and, most importantly, delicious craft beer. Read on to learn more about three of our favorite places to grab a cold one in the Camden area!
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Top 3 Breweries in and Around Camden, Maine
1. Blaze Brewing Company
Blaze Brewing Company is so popular that they have four locations across the state. We’re lucky enough to have one on the harbor right here in Camden! Even better, it’s only a half-mile from our Inn. This brewery’s rotating taproom menu features a variety of craft beer. The brewpub also features wood-fired food such as local braised short ribs, hamburgers, and pizzas!
2. Liberator Brewing Company
Liberator Brewing Company in Rockland, ME, is another favorite that’s close to home. This brewery is constantly creating new flavors that are sure to make your taste buds dance! Here, you can also enjoy a glass of wine, a Maine Mule, and small snacks. Liberator offers four-pack cans of craft beer and mini-growlers to-go.
3. Thresher Brewing Company
Located about 16 miles north of Camden in Searsmont, Maine, this unique brewery is housed in a retrofitted lumber company and strives to provide your favorite beer with your favorite people. It is an off the beaten path destination style brewery. Threshers also has a second location in nearby Thomaston, Maine, that offers a professional pool table, games and a pub menu.
More Local Flavors
Tasting your way through MidCoast Maine’s craft beer selection is one way to get a taste for what this area has to offer. Indulge in more local flavors by dining at restaurants in our area. Some even serve local brews on tap, so you can enjoy your favorite craft beer alongside lunch or dinner.
In the warmer months, you can grab a sandwich from the lobster shacks in Camden, Maine. For winter visitors, we suggest dining at one of the waterfront restaurants in Camden, Maine. Here, you can enjoy beautiful water views from the comfort of the indoors!
Bring Your Craft Beer Back to the Camden Maine Stay Inn
Bring a six-pack or growler of your favorite craft beer from these breweries near Camden, Maine, back to the Camden Maine Stay Inn where you can kick back in our park-like garden. In the cooler months you can savor your craft beer in one of our comfortable common rooms. Our Inn boasts eight sophisticated, comfortable guest rooms in the heart of Camden, Maine. During your stay, you can enjoy a two-course, gourmet breakfast, and luxurious amenities. We are the perfect spot for your MidCoast Maine brewery adventure!
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