brew·​pub ˈbrü-ˌpəb How to pronounce brewpub (audio)
: a restaurant that sells beverages brewed on the premises

Examples of brewpub in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But with the ongoing trend away from full-service brewpubs in Portland, many newer breweries are seeking an alternative approach to pizza. oregonlive, 3 Aug. 2023 Here's what's on the menu at downtown Cincinnati's new spooky brewpub. Sharon Coolidge, The Enquirer, 16 Aug. 2023 Today, a city art installation called Standin’ on a Corner Park is a fun selfie spot for tipsy visitors spilling out of nearby brewpubs like the popular Relic Road, across the street. Mike Bezemek, Outside Online, 13 Apr. 2023 Though Oregon is no stranger to brewpubs, Poteet believes Shine was the first full restaurant attached to a distillery in the state, a hybrid model first deployed by Bardenay Restaurant & Distillery in Boise, Idaho. Mrussell, oregonlive, 11 Sep. 2023 With the new additions, True Story joins the list of breweries and brewpubs in the Birmingham area that offer cocktails and liquor in addition to beer. Shauna Stuart |, al, 19 Aug. 2023 The purchase of these labels includes the current employees, breweries, and brewpubs that are associated with these brands, according to the press release. Asher Notheis, Washington Examiner, 8 Aug. 2023 Options include the bookstore/brewpub Books & Brews, experimental brews from Guggman Haus Brewing Co., and a popular outdoor beer garden at Triton Brewing Company and Bistro, to name just a few. James Powel, The Indianapolis Star, 4 Aug. 2023 Even the state’s first brewpub, McMenamins Hillsdale Pub, had a pepperoni and cheese sandwich on its opening menu. oregonlive, 3 Aug. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1983, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of brewpub was in 1983

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“Brewpub.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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