After a day of winter exploration in Lake George, warm up with a delicious craft beer at the breweries near Lake George. Stay with Surfside on the Lake, and you will be less than a mile from both breweries in the Village. Start your craft beer tour at the Adirondack Pub & Brewery before making your way to the breweries in the neighboring towns of Glen Falls, Queensbury, and Bolton Landing. Whether you are craving crisp lagers, full-flavored ales, or rich stouts, there is something for everyone’s taste buds at these breweries:
Adirondack Pub & Brewery
The Adirondack Pub is less than a mile from Surfside, offering easy access from your hotel room. This microbrewery uses fresh local ingredients and spring-fed water from the region. One of the most popular brews is Lake George’s IPA, which changes with the seasons of the Adirondacks. Other annual beers include amber ales, crisp Pilsners, porters, and sours.
163 Tap Room
This Lake George craft beer bar offers 16 tap lines and a large selection of bottled and canned beer. They also provide a menu of appetizers, soups, and salads to pair with your drink.
Common Roots Brewing Company
During the summer months, our Surfside on the Lake Rooftop Cabana Bar regularly features brews from Common Roots! When our bar isn’t open, head to South Glen Falls to sample their brews.
Northway Brewing Co.
Head to Northway Brewing Co. in Queensbury and sample their collection of beers that celebrate the people and landscapes of the Adirondacks. Originally known as the Lake George Brew House, the Northway team has transformed the menu with new and exciting brews like mango milkshake IPAs and Streaking Embers made with smoked Pilsner malt.
Bolton Landing Brewing Company
Make the 15-minute drive to Bolton Landing and stop at this family-owned microbrewery on the shores of Lake George. All beer is brewed on-site, from IPAs to lagers and fruited kettle sours. Pair your drink with tasty bites like buffalo chicken dip or parmesan truffle fries.
Davidson Brothers Brewpub
Davidson Brothers Brewpub is run by two brothers who have been serving up local brews for over 25 years! Brews like their traditional IPAs have remained on tap since the brewery opened, encapsulating a hoppy medium-bodied beer. Stop in on the weekends for live music by talented local musicians!
Mean Max Brew Works
This Glen Falls brewery is dedicated to crafting the finest ales and lagers. Sample their harvest brown ale made with local hops or try cookies and cream pastry stout. Mean Max offers the perfect place to hang out, sample a variety of brews, and listen to live music!
Stay at Our Lake George Resort
Join us at Surfside on the Lake and experience a taste of the Adirondacks at the breweries near Lake George. We are located directly in the Village, so you can easily access dining, shopping, and indoor activities nearby. Browse our rooms and suites and find the perfect lodging for your winter getaway today!