brew·​pub | \ ˈbrü-ˌpəb How to pronounce brewpub (audio) \

Definition of brewpub

: a restaurant that sells beverages brewed on the premises

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Tribes will continue crafting its small-batch and specialty beers at its 7-barrel brewpub at 11220 W. Lincoln Hwy. in Mokena (815-464-0248). Vickie Snow Jurkowski, Daily Southtown, "Rainbow Cone, Pistachio Abduction among brews tapped for Illinois Craft Beer Week," 8 May 2018 Oregon is noted for its beer, and Barley Brown’s brewpub is a good place to have some, along with decent food. Terri Colby,, "Following in footsteps — or wagon ruts — of American history on Oregon Trail," 24 May 2018 The team says the hotel-motel taxes would help pay for $385 million in capital improvements at Safeco Field as part of its broader renovation plan, which also includes maintenance work and amenity upgrades such as new brewpubs at the ballpark. Daniel Beekman, The Seattle Times, "In $180 million ask for public money, Mariners cite retractable roof used 400 times per year," 28 Aug. 2018 Founded in 2015, Beer Werks grew from its humble beginnings as a rehabbed Greyhound bus station at the corner of Fourth and Monroe to an award-winning brewpub and music venue with a locally sourced, artisan menu. Bailey Loosemore, The Courier-Journal, "Everything you need to know about Paducah Beer Werks, a craft brewery in Kentucky," 4 Mar. 2018 Unlike a lot of brewpubs, this one won’t have televisions; the proprietors want customers to talk to one another over lagers and ale-style beers without the distraction of a football game. Lisa Davis,, "Bismarck beckons with revitalized downtown, new breweries — and butterhorns," 14 May 2018 Great Lakes Brewing Company is already ranked #6 on TripAdvisor, and its brewpub’s food is almost as beloved as what’s on tap. Katie Jackson, Fox News, "Heading to the GOP Convention? Chow down at Cleveland's best restaurants," 15 July 2016 At 4,000 square feet and boasting about 150 seats, the fourth-floor space adds quite a bit of space to the brewpub, which is situated next to Publican in Fulton Market. Adam Lukach, RedEye Chicago, "Ballast Point debuts rooftop patio this weekend in Fulton Market," 28 June 2018 Hopland Brewery was California’s first brewpub and just the second in the nation since the repeal of Prohibition in 1933. Josh Noel,, "How Goose Island sale to Anheuser-Busch changed craft beer; new book by Tribune beer writer Josh Noel," 9 May 2018

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1983, in the meaning defined above

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