St. Pete Craft Beer Trail - Gulp Coast

Die Gulp Coast – der Craft Beer Trail von St. Pete/Clearwater – ist ein Traum für Craft-Bier-Liebhaber.


The Gulp Coast Craft Beer Trail

In a sea of destinations offering good craft beer, St. Pete-Clearwater is truly a stand-out. Here, more than 35 locally owned breweries make up what we call the "Gulp Coast" – an incomparable vacation spot where you can sample the unique creations of talented Tampa Bay brewmasters. 

How best to explore the Gulp Coast? First, peruse the three craft beer itineraries on this page - each offers a handy grouping of breweries near each other. Next, identify your designated driver and let the fun begin! Oh, and did we mention... we've got a brand-new (and totally free!) Gulp Coast Passport to help you explore our local breweries and earn badges along the way!


Ladies enjoying drinks with their dog seating in the lawn outside of Green Bench Brewery.

Perfection on Tap

Head to Green Bench Brewery in St. Pete's Edge District for a pint from their glorious tap list in a beautiful, pet-friendly courtyard setting.

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The all-new Gulp Coast Passport is here!

Explore St. Pete/Clearwater's craft beer trail with our new passport. You'll discover hidden gems and award-winning breweries along the way!

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Explore the North Region

A person wearing a red shirt holds a glass of beer on top of a wooden table.

Fun by the Pint

At Brighter Days Brewing in Tarpon Springs, find a lively array of expertly crafted brews on tap.

Tarpon Springs, Palm Harbor & Dunedin

The north region of the Gulp Coast Craft Beer Trail boasts 17 craft breweries, several housed in unique spaces such as an historic pharmacy building and a 1909 fire station. Others are conveniently located just off the Pinellas Trail, if bikes and beers are your style. Bonus: These breweries are located in some of the area's most charming small towns.

Check out the North Region's Breweries

Explore the Central Region

A person showing a lab glass with beer.

Escape the Grind

Grindhaus Brew Lab in Clearwater serves up its delightful creations in beaker-like glassware – one of many surprises along the Gulp Coast.

Clearwater, Largo, Safety Harbor & Seminole

In the Central Region of the Gulp Coast, you’ll find a range of beer experiences from a brewery/movie house combo to a 40-tap tasting room to a beer garden where kids and pets feel welcome. Don't Miss: Arkane Aleworks in Largo was recognized as Florida's best small brewery in 2018 and 2019. 

Check out the Central Region's Breweries

Explore the South Region

A man holding a glass of beer. A big sign saying "Dissent" is on display.

Guilty of Good Taste

Dissent Brewery in St. Pete is an off-the-beaten path nanobrewery with an excellent selection of brews on tap.

St. Pete, St. Pete Beach, Treasure Island & Madeira Beach

From craft beer icons such as Green Bench and 3 Daughters Brewing in downtown St. Pete to intimate breweries along our beautiful beaches, the South Region is well worth the trip. Make a day of it and pair your brewery experiences with a visit to a museum or an afternoon by the shore.

Check out the South Region's Breweries
Adults and kids stand and sit at outdoor tables drinking beer and other beverages.

At Bayboro Brewing in St. Pete, families enjoy hanging out in the beer garden.

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family-friendly breweries

When you want to visit our great craft breweries, there’s no need to leave the kids at home. Check out this list of St. Pete-Clearwater breweries that extend a warm welcome to families.

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Explore the Gulp Coast By Region