Craft Breweries

As many of you may, or may not know, San Diego County is home to a number of widely known, respected and award winning breweries and microbreweries. Luckily for us, Oceanside is home to a few of the very best! We have round up a collection of Oceanside’s best breweries, microbreweries, and brewpubs just for you.

Stone Company Store Oceanside

Stone Brewing’s newest store, Stone Company Store Oceanside is located in Downtown Oceanside offering growler fills, bottle sales, & keg rentals of Stone Brewing Co.‘s award winning beers, as well as a selection of rad Stone merchandise. The location features an extraordinary tasting room, stellar outdoor patio seating, beautiful plant wall, and a rock fire pit that really steals the show. The property is the third to join the Stone Company Store family – along with the Stone Company Store Escondido and Stone Company Store South Park. Come learn about the art of brewing at Stone while you enjoy some excellent craft beer.

310 N Tremont St
Oceanside, CA 92054
(760) 529-0002

Breakwater Brewing Company

Breakwater Brewing offers up its own house brews, local guest brews, different regional brews on tap and casual cuisine from mouth watering pizza to priceless paninis. A great place to come and enjoy your favorite sporting events on their 4 HD TV’s. With great food and amazing house brews, and 39 total beers this is a positive addition to Downtown Oceanside, just blocks from the pier. Perfect for family and friends. Come to Breakwater Brewing Company where you feel like a “local” no matter where you’re from!

101 N Coast Hwy
Oceanside, CA 92054
(760) 433-6064

Oceanside Ale Works

Oceanside Ale Works crafts award-winning ales as the first microbrewery to find it’s home in beautiful Oceanside, California. Using the freshest hops and finest malted barley, OAW’s ales are hand-crafted to exacting standards ensuring a taste experience you are sure to remember. Oceanside Ale Works is located along the North Coast of San Diego County, in Oceanside and right now you can taste OAW’s products at many locations in San Diego, Orange and Riverside counties. Come down and try a brewery committed to crafting fine regional ales of great quality, character and taste.

1800 Ord Way
Oceanside, CA 92056
(760) 721-4253


If you are a beer enthusiast looking to learn how to brew, Hydrobrew is the place for you. Located in Oceanside, California, Hydrobrew is North County San Diego’s destination of choice for supplies for homebrewing and hydroponics alike. In addition to a complete line of equipment and ingredients for home production of beer, mead, or wine, Hydrobrew also carry indoor gardening supplies from high intensity lighting to nutrients and growing media to a variety of hydroponic irrigation systems. Hydrobrew is a full-service retail store dedicated to making all your brewing and gardening ventures easier and more productive. Plus, they also offer a number of brewing classes too. The next time you find yourself in Oceanside, visit give Hydrobrew a visit.

1319 S Coast Hwy
Oceanside, CA 92056
(760) 966-1885

Bagby Beer Company

Bagby Beer Company is the newest brewery to be making its way into Oceanside. Jeff Bagby is best known as head brewer and Director of Brewery Operations for San Diego county’s Pizza Port Breweries from 2005-2011. During that stint, he also lead the company to three national ‘Best Large Brewpub’ titles per the craft brewing industry’s annual Great American Beer Festival. Bagby resigned from that role January 1 to begin work on the Bagby Beer project. Bagby says, “With true, innovative local craft breweries already brewing in San Diego, we are proud to soon be able to add our project to an already esteemed group.” Co-creators and owners Jeff Bagby (who will also serve as head brewer), and Dande Bagby (Operations Manager) are anticipating construction on the 11,000 square foot brewery and restaurant to begin early 2013. We cannot wait to see what this new brewery has to offer.

601 South Coast Highway
Oceanside, CA 92056
(760) 270-9075

Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen

The Flying Pig Pub & Kitchenis not a brewery but the next best thing a gastropub! This funeclectic gastropub offers a nice selection of craft beers for the beer connoisseur and while you are enjoying a lovingly crafted glass of liquid delight you can also revel in an epicurean feast. The Flying Pig is owned by a husband and wife team that focuses on farm-to-table dining. With their fresh artisinal cuisine approach they incorporate a hand picked craft beer list to compliment their food.
“We are proud of the collection of craft beers on tap and in bottles here at the Pig.”
Word on the street…..

“just what Oceanside needed……a cute new american gastropub with old record covers for menus, good beer selection and food to leave you wanting more… that is if you had room. i would eat here every night if I could.” ~urbanspoon violetpickles

“The beer list was quite good, which really helped the gastro experience turn more into the pub one.  Hennepin, Petrus Sour and Sir Perry were some good and varied selections I found more than quaffable”. ~Yelp Robert F.

626 South Tremont St.
Oceanside, CA 92056
(760) 453-2940