Brewery No. 1: Dog Days Brewing
Open Monday-Thursday 4 p.m.-9 p.m., Friday 4 p.m.-10 p.m., Saturday 2 p.m.-10 p.m., Closed Sunday
As you disembark the Bremerton ferry, Dog Days Brewing is a stone’s throw away on popular 4th Street, which will soon become Quincy Square. Dog Days Brewing offers outdoor seating where you can relax with a tasteful ale in your hand and your dog by your side.
Closed Monday, Open Tuesday-Thursday 3 p.m.-9 p.m., Friday 3 p.m-10 p.m., Saturday 12 p.m. – 10 p.m., and Sunday 3 p.m.-7 p.m.
Next up, get ready for ‘Insanely good beers in the Pacific Northwest’ at LoveCraft Breweing Company, just a couple of blocks away on neighboring 5th Street.
Open Monday 4 p.m.- 9 p.m., Tuesday- Thursday 4 p.m.-10 p.m., Friday-Saturday 8 a.m.-12 a.m., and Sunday 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Finish up your ‘insanely good beer’ and take a stroll across the beautiful Manette Bridge to the one and only, Der Blokken Brewery, which presents fresh press cocktails, free pool, shuffleboard, darts, pinball, as well as delicious chicken wings and crispy fried pickles.
Closed Monday, Open Tuesday-Thursday 4 p.m.- 9 p.m., Friday-Saturday 2 p.m.-10 p.m., and Sunday 1 p.m.-7 p.m.
From Manette, catch an Uber and cruise over to Bad Bulldogs Brewery in the Charleston District, which has received many guest compliments for being friendly and funny, having a great staff and wonderful owner, and tasty, creative, fresh brews.
Closed Monday, Tuesday-Thursday 4 p.m.-10 p.m., Friday-Saturday 3 p.m.-10 p.m., and Sunday 12 p.m.-8 p.m.
Hale’s Ales Barrelhouse is next on the agenda. Mike Hale’s vision is to produce world-class ales by the use of traditional English methods, using locally sourced natural ingredients, and delivering the finished product to local beer lovers. If you’ve come to Bremerton from Seattle, you might recognize Hale’s from their Seattle location as well!
Open Monday-Saturday 12 p.m.-9:30 p.m., and Sunday 12 p.m.-8 p.m.
The next stop is the wonderful, Silver City Brewery Taproom eclectically located in Bremerton’s Auto Center District . Quench your thirst at Silver City with a Tropic Haze India Pale Ale or a Sun Glitter Peach IPA.
Open Monday-Thursday 4 p.m.-9 p.m., Friday 3 p.m.-10 p.m., Saturday 12 p.m.-10 p.m., and Sunday 1 p.m.-8 p.m.
Across the Warren Avenue Bridge, the last stop on the tour is Crane’s Castle Brewery. At this eastside pub, enjoy a pint over a game of corn hole, read a book from the shelves, or use the toy corner to keep your little ones entertained while you catch up with friends. In addition to their line-up of fine craft beers, they have guest taps of Cider, Kombucha, and endless still and sparkling water.