Specialty cocktails, Japanese saké, and local and regional beers—there’s a lot to toast to (and with) year-round in York County!
Local Craft Beers
Water Street Grille at Riverwalk Landing keeps 20 microbrews on rotating tap, including favorites from area breweries: Alewerks Brewing Company and The Virginia Beer Company. Our area is also home to Billsburg Brewery and Beale's (coming soon).
Mobjack Bay Coffee Roasters on Main Street offers local draft beer from Capstan Brewing Company in addition to their roasted coffee.
Capstan Bar Brewing Company (CBBC) creates outstanding handcrafted beers using the finest sourced ingredients in an efficient and sustainable manor. They blend old-world techniques with modern innovations in recipe development, bringing west coast-styles, local favorites, and rotating artisanal handcrafted beers to the Hampton Roads region of Virginia.
Mobjack Bay Coffee Roasters rotates Capstan's draft beer so there is always something new to try.
Looking for a thirst quencher? Head over to The Original Larry's Hard Lemonade Brewing Company. Located directly across from the beach, the alehouse keeps its two signature fruit-infused craft Hard Lemonades on tap, rotating St. George's Brewery's seasonal offerings, plus other local microbrews. Don't forget to try a Larry's Hard Lemonade Slushy!
Spots to Wine Down
If Japanese wine is your delight, stop by Umi Sushi which offers the finest selection of plum and rice wines. They also sell local mead from Melo Lion Meadery in Yorktown.
Can’t decide what you like best? Sounds like the Tasting Trail may be right up your alley! Print our map, plot your course, and enjoy a variety of award-winning wine and micro-brewed beers, ancient mead, and distilled spirits. It’s an exclusive opportunity to sample the best handcrafted alcoholic beverages in Greater Williamsburg!