Although there are thousands of breweries in the United States, the variety and flavor of Gatlinburg’s craft brews make The Smokies the ideal place to find your new favorite craft beer. This breathtaking mountain region houses some of the best Gatlinburg breweries. Everything you need to plan the perfect brewery tour is right here. Gatlinburg, Tennessee, is your passport to the best craft beer you’ve ever tasted. Before your trip, request access to our complimentary Vacation Guide and discover the best things to do in Gatlinburg. 

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Find Your New Favorite Craft Beer at The Best Gatlinburg Breweries 

Gatlinburg Brewing Company

Craft beer lovers in search of new brews and new experiences will adore visiting Gatlinburg Brewing Company. Since its opening, Gatlinburg Brewing Company has used only the best ingredients to brew excellent craft beverages. On the menu, you’ll find a variety of IPAs and ales, along with a few other brew varieties. This locally-owned and operated Gatlinburg Brewery features a total of fourteen brews on tap as well as an array of delicious artisanal pizzas. You can’t go wrong with a tasty and refreshing pairing like this one!        

Smoky Mountain Brewery in Gatlinburg 

If you’re searching for the perfect place to spend happy hour, you’ll find it at Smoky Mountain Brewery! With two Smoky Mountain locations, it’s easy to stop in and try a couple of drafts. We highly recommend visiting the Gatlinburg location. This remarkable space is a cross between a ski lodge and a Bavarian beer hall. It even features an enclosed deck perfect for sipping while overlooking the Smokies. The popular brew spot offers six flagship beers, four seasonal brews, and bi-weekly rotating small-batch brews. In addition to craft beers, you can also order an array of cocktails, wines, tasty meals, and more! This is definitely one of the best spots to enjoy brews, views, and nightly entertainment! 

Yee-Haw Brewing Co.

For an unforgettable experience, stop into the taproom at Yee-Haw Brewing Co., conveniently located at The Island in Pigeon Forge. This traditional yet innovative brewery is one of the best breweries in The Smoky Mountains. When you enter the taproom, the space feels laid-back, welcoming, and ideal for brew sipping. On the menu, you will find a fantastic selection of craft brews, five classic drafts, and four seasonal picks. Along with thirst-quenching beers, at Yee-Haw Brewing Co.’s Gatlinburg location, you can enjoy live music on the weekends or authentic moonshine from the adjacent Ole Smoky Distillery.  

Enjoy the Best of Gatlinburg at Edgewater Hotel Double Queen - Riverside

After an exciting day spent tasting the best brews in The Smoky Mountains, head to Edgewater Hotel for a one-of-kind lodging experience. Located steps from the heart of Downtown Gatlinburg, our remarkable property is the best place for your stay. At Edgewater Hotel, you’ll enjoy an outrageously delicious continental breakfast, fantastic amenities, and welcoming staff, and premium accommodations.  

If you’re ready to plan your next craft beer excursion, check our availability and book your stay at Edgewater Hotel and Conference Center!