Just 10 years ago, Long Island was home to only one craft brewery, Blue Point Brewing in Patchogue.  Today there are over 30 breweries across Long Island stretching from Oyster Bay to Montauk.  We are lucky to have five in the Huntington/Five Harbors Area... Oyster Bay Brewing Company in Oyster Bay,  Lloyd Harbor Brewing Co., Lloyd Neck, Six Harbors Brewing Company in Huntington, Harbor Head Brewing in Northport & Sand City Brewing Co. in Northport.  Head to Heckscher State Park , August 11th for the Long Island Craft Classic. More than 50 brewers and 100 beers will be available.  So grab a pint or purchase a growler and sit back and enjoy. 

Oyster Bay Brewing Company , Oyster Bay

Oyster Bay Brewing Company is in the business of making great beers locally on Long Island. Since 2012, the brewery has been committed to producing unconventional ales and lagers that defy styles, categories and your imagination. Their handcrafted brews utilize only the best ingredients with a sensational rich taste. 

Located at: 36 Audrey Ave, Oyster Bay, NY 11771

Tips: Oyster Bay Brewing Company is open daily. Check their website and Facebook page for what's on tap, specials, and events. They even have yoga in the brewery. 

Lloyd Harbor Brewing Co. , Lloyd Neck

Lloyd Harbor Brewing Co. started brewing beer with the passion for farming and excitement for life.  They raise chickens and grow all their own vegetables including barley, hops, and wheat.  They decided to make beer with what they grow each year on Lloyd Neck. 

Tips: They do not currently having licensing however you can sign up on the waiting list once they are approved. 

Six Harbors Brewing Company, Huntington

photo courtesy of Six Harbors Brewery

Huntington's first microbrewery has opened in the heart of Huntington on New York Avenue. Head over and visit the tasting room, pick up some cans or get your growlers filled. Check out their Centerport Pilsner and Young Professionals Ale. 

Located at: 243 New York Ave, Huntington 

Harbor Head Brewing , Northport

Harbor Head Brewing Company's goal is to provide beer lovers with two things: Passion and Fun. And of course, flavor. Their aim is to create a relatively uncomplicated product which is enjoyable for them to make and for consumers to try. 

Located at: Whales Tale in the Britannia Marina 

Sand City Brewing Co. , Northport 

The name Sand City Brewing Co. is a tribute to the industrial era of Northport. In the late 1800's and early 1900's, Northport was home to a number of sand mines. The most notable was steers sand & gravel, who named part of Northport "Sand City." The sand mined at "Sand City" was brought to Manhattan to construct its streets, bridges and buildings. Sand City Brewery want and believes that you can build great things and drink great beer. 

Located at: 60 Main Street, Northport, NY 11768

Tips: Sand City is open daily. Check their website and Facebook page for what's on tap, specials, and events. 

Breweries Beyond

Check out these Breweries- list compliments of LIBeerGuide.com which also features a newsletter and more.

Brewers Collective Beer Company - Bay Shore

Destination Unknown Beer Company - Bay Shore

Great South Bay Brewery - Bay Shore

Bellmore Brewing Company- Bellmore

Barnshed Brewing - Bethpage

Po' Boy Brewery- Bohemia

Hopwin's Brewery - Deer Park

Barrage Brewing Company - Farmingdale

Flying Belgian Brewery - Farmingdale

Lithology Brewing - Farmingdale

Long Beach Brewing Company - Farmingdale

Tweaking Frog Brewing Company - Farmingdale

BrewSA Brewing Company - Freeport

Garvies Point Brewery - Glen Cove

Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. - Greenport

1940's Brewing Company - Holbrook

Saint James Brewery - Holbrook

SquareHead Brewing Co. - Holbrook

Spider Bite Beer Company - Holbrook

Eastern Front Brewing Co. - Mattituck

Bellport Brewing Company - Moriches

Barrier Brewing Co. - Oceanside

Fire Island Beer Company - Ocean Beach

Blue Point Brewing Co. - Patchogue

Greenport Harbor Brewing Co.  - Peconic

Port Jeff Brewing Company- Port Jefferson

Crooked Ladder Brewing Company - Riverhead

Jamesport Farm Brewery- Riverhead

Long Beard Brewing Co.- Riverhead

Long Ireland Beer Company- Riverhead

Montauk Brewing Company - Montauk

Moustache Brewing Company - Riverhead

Twin Fork Beer Co. - Riverhead

Rocky Point Artisan Brewers - Rocky Point

Shelter Island Craft Brewery - Shelter Island