Food + Drink

Where to Find the Best Craft Beer on Nantucket

When you find yourself "on a Lark" to The Grey Lady, you'll no doubt want to know where to find the best craft beer on Nantucket. Nantucket is lucky to have its own brewery, and there's several places where you'll find many taps pouring local and craft beer on Nantucket near our boutique hotels.

Where to Find the Best Craft Beer on Nantucket


Cisco Brewers | 5 Bartlett Farm Rd, Nantucket | (508) 325-5929

This idyllic brewery is a ways out of town, but you'll be rewarded for making the trek. With live music, food trucks, outdoor seating, and games, you can easily make an afternoon of it here, enjoying craft beer at Nantucket's only brewery. Try a bitter Whale's Tale Pale Ale or a crushable Sankaty Light Lager. Cisco also owns Triple 8 Distillery and Nantucket Winery, so stop into the tasting room for a sample of their liquors and wines.

The Brotherhood of Thieves | 23 Broad St, Nantucket | (508) 228-2551

Located in the heart of Nantucket Town, this cozy tavern has a great selection of craft beer on Nantucket. The basement bar dates back to the 1840s when it catered to the sailors of the island's vigorous whaling industry. Today, you'll find taps featuring some of New England's best craft breweries like Allagash, Lawson's Finest, and of course, Cisco Brewers. Fill up on the pub's menu of juicy burgers and seafood classics.

The Rose and Crown | 23 S Water St, Nantucket | (508) 228-2595

While it may not be fancy, you'll feel right at home in at The Rose and Crown. Its historic building, once a stable in the 1800s, is full of nautical signs and flags, giving it a cozy Nantucket feel. You'll find craft beer on Nantucket at this bar, with many of the taps dedicated to craft breweries like Long Trail, Tank 7, and Cisco.