St. Pete Craft Beer Trail - Gulp Coast

The Gulp Coast – the Craft Beer Trail of St. Pete/Clearwater – is a craft beer lover's dream.


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 brewmasters. Get our free digital passport and take advantage of rewards and prizes!

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! 

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Download our free passport with exclusive brewery offers. Check in to 15 breweries and get rewarded!

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Explore the North Region

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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

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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

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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
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Craft Beer Hot Spots

Let the brewtastic experiences continue! It's true, we have amazing breweries, but the craft beer sampling extends to popular dining spots, too. Check out our list of St. Pete/Clearwater restaurants that also offer a great variety of craft beers.


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Explore the Gulp Coast By Region