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A selection of beers and oysters at Blue

A selection of beers and oysters at Blue Point Brewing Company in Patchogue. Credit: David Handschuh

27A BREWING COMPANY

Where: 173 N Wellwood Ave, Lindenhurst

Hours: 4-9 p.m. Thur., 4-11 p.m. Fri., noon-11 p.m. Sat., noon-6 p.m. Sun.

Specialties: Rotating styles with Pumpkin, coffee and even some infused with Halloween candy favorites

Tastings: $10 for 4; $6-$8 pints

More info: 631-450-4156

1940s BREWING CO.

Where: 1337 Lincoln Ave. #1, Holbrook

Hours: 3-10 p.m. Wed.-Fri., noon-10 p.m. Sat., noon-6 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Column Shifter, In Bloom, Wicked Chowdah, Orange Whip

Tastings: $8 for 4; $16-$20 growlers

More info: 631-533-4838, 1940sbrewingcompany.com

BARNSHED BREWING

Where: 100 Lauman Lane, Hicksville

Hours: 7-10 p.m. Thur., 6-10 p.m. Fri., 1-8 p.m. Sat., 1-6 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: 135 Pale Ale, Mental Toughness Session IPA, Frost This Winter Ale, Propaganda Porter, Little Brothers, Double Barn IPA, Murphy’s Lawger, Pass the Juice IPA

Tastings: $9-$10

More info: 516-433-4560, barnshedbrewing.com 

BARRAGE BREWING CO.

Where: 32 Allen Blvd. Unit E, off Route 110, Farmingdale

Hours: 4-8 p.m. Thur.-Fri., 1-8 p.m. Sat., 1-6 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Yada Yada Yada, Tribal Cow, The Clancy, Savor Every Moment, Nerd Girl

Tastings: $8 four 4-ounce pours, $3 per 4-ounce pour, $6 12-ounce pours

More info: 516-986-8066, barragebrewing.com

BARRIER BREWING CO.

Where: 3001 New St., Unit A2, Oceanside

Hours: 4-10 p.m. Mon., Wed.-Thur., 3-11 p.m. Fri., noon-11 p.m. Sat., noon-6 p.m. Sun., closed Tue. 

Specialties: Morticia Imperial Russian Stout, Money IPA, Suite IPA, Daddy Warbucks Imperial IPA

Tastings: $12 and up for five 5-ounce pours, $4-$7 10-ounce pours; $9-$14 for 32-ounce growler, $16-$26 for 64-ounce growler; $10-$20 rotating selection of 4-pack 16-ounce cans, $3-$10 rotating selection of 16-ounce bottles

More info: 516-594-1028, barrierbrewing.com

BLACK FOREST BREW HAUS

Where: 2015 New Hwy., Farmingdale

Hours: Bar: 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m. Mon.-Thur., 11:30 a.m.-1 a.m. Fri.-Sat., 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sun.; happy hour: 4-7 p.m. Restaurant closes an hour before bar. Also has a beer garden

Specialties: Black Forest Pilsner, Black Forest Amber, HefeWeizen, Oktoberfest Beer; check website for seasonal selections

More info: 631-391-9500, blackforestbrewhaus.com

BLUE POINT BREWING CO.

Where: 225 W. Main St., Patchogue

Hours: 3-9 p.m. Wed.-Thur., 3-10 p.m. Fri., 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sat., 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Sun. Live music, food and raw bar, children are welcome; leashed dogs permitted outside. A beer garden outdoors

Specialties: 20 plus beers including Toasted Lager, Shore Thing, The IPA and more

Tastings: first 3 samples free per person, $2-$5 each additional sample depending on variety; $5-$10 pints, depending on variety

More info: 631-977-6800, bluepointbrewing.com

BREWERS COLLECTIVE BEER CO.

Where: 1460 N. Clinton Ave., Unit N, Bay Shore

Hours: 4-9 p.m. Thur., 4-10 Fri., 3-10 p.m. Sat. and 1-5 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: More than 20 taps of in-house produced craft beer that rotate seasonally and use locally sourced ingredients whenever possible. Guest taps of local cider and wine also available. Live music, local art, special events. Available for private events. Food trucks, Fri. and Sat. Kids and leashed pets permitted

Tastings: $3; flights: $11 for four 5-ounce glasses; $4-$8 pints

More info: 631-665-9000, thebrewerscollective.com

BREWSA BREWING CO.

Where: 180 Woodcleft Ave., Freeport

Hours: 3-9 p.m. Tue.-Thur., 1-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 1-9 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Double IPA, New England IPA, Pilsner Light, All-American Stout, Cherry Wheat. Also has a beer garden. 

Tastings: Flights: $8 for four 5-ounce glasses; $7 pint; $22 64-ounce growler

More info: 516-377-2751, brewsa.com

BRICKHOUSE BREWERY & RESTAURANT

Where: 67 W. Main St., Patchogue

Hours: 3 p.m.-midnight Mon.-Wed. (restaurant open until 10 p.m.), 11:30 a.m.-midnight Thur.-Sun. (restaurant open until 11 p.m.)

Specialties: Brick House Red, Nitro Boom Stout, Beowulf IPA

More info: 631-447-2337, brickhousebrewery.com

DESTINATION UNKNOWN BEER CO.

Where: 1 S. Chicago Ave., Bay Shore

Hours: 4-8 p.m. Mon.-Thur., 4-10 p.m. Fri., noon-10 p.m. Sat., noon-6 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: DUBCO IPA, Waikiki Wheat, DUB Light

Tastings: $10 for 4 5-ounce pours; $6-$7 pint; $13 for a 32-ounce crowler can

More info: destinationunknownbeercompany.com

EASTERN FRONT BREWING

Where: 13100 Main Road, Mattituck

Hours: 5-8 p.m. Tue.-Thur., 2-8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., noon-6 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Anomalous Ale, the Sexy MF Stout, the Love Lane Lager, Fat Old Sun, an American lager. Live music on some Sunday’s

Tastings: $12 for 5 4-ounce pours; $7 pint; 64-ounce glass growler’s available

More info: 631-905-1535, facebook.com/easternfrontbrewing

GARVIES POINT BREWERY

Where: 1 Garvies Point Rd., Glen Cove

Hours: 5-9 p.m. Thur., 3-10 p.m. Fri., noon-10 p.m. Sat., noon-7 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Prybil Pale Ale, IPA, Mango IPA, sour beers and other seasonal offerings

Tastings: $8 for flight of 4, $12 for flight of 6; $6-$8 pints and 12-ounce pours.

More info: 516-277-2787, garviespointbrewing.com

GREAT SOUTH BAY BREWERY

Where: 25 Drexel Dr., Bay Shore

Hours: Tasting room: 3-10 p.m. Mon., Wed., Thur., 3-11 p.m. Fri., noon-midnight Sat., noon-8 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Craft Beers on tap include Blonde Ambition, Blood Orange Pale Ale, Massive IPA, Seasonal Brews and Limited Releases. Food Trucks every night, Bingo Night Wed., Trivia Night Thur., live music weekends. Party rooms available for your next event

Tastings: $9 flights; $7-$8 pints; $16-$22 growlers, and 6-packs and cases to go

More info: 631-392-8472, greatsouthbaybrewery.com

GREENPORT HARBOR BREWING CO.

Where: 234 Carpenter St., Greenport, and 42155 Main Rd., Peconic

Hours: (for Greenport and Peconic) noon-7 p.m. Sun., Mon. and Thur., noon- 9 p.m. Fri.-Sat. In Peconic, restaurant, beer garden with indoor and outdoor dining, live music

Specialties: Harbor Ale, Otherside IPA, Black Duck Porter, Seasonal, OG Series

Tastings: $12 for flight of 5; $6-$7 for pint

More info: 631-477-1100, greenportharborbrewing.com

HARBOR HEAD BREWING CO.

Where: 81 Fort Salonga Rd., suite D, Northport

Hours: 5-9 p.m. Tue., Thur., 5-10 p.m. Fri., Noon-5 p.m. Sat.-Sun., closed Mon., Wed. 

Specialties: Blonde Ale, Margarita Wheat, Nopoco NE IPA, Dock Yard

Tastings: $12 for four beer flight; $6-$8 pints; crowlers and growlers by request

More info: 631-815-5588, harborheadbrew.com

JAMESPORT FARM BREWERY

Where: 5873 Sound Ave., Riverhead

Hours: 3-7 p.m. Mon, Wed.-Thur., noon-8 p.m. Fri.-Sat., noon-7 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Rows N’ Hoes, Hay Baler, Barn Swallow Brown, Wicked Little Sister, Waves of Grain Amber, Prancing Pony, Wild Thang Cider. Live music, food truck (weekends) and reserved VIP areas available. Pet-friendly. Families welcome. Limos, buses and large groups must reserve. Has a beer garden. 

Tastings: $12 four 5-ounce pours; $3 for 5-ounce pour; $7 pint; $14 32-ounce crowler; $17-$22 for 64-ounce growler.

More info: 844-532-2337, jfbrewery.com

LITHOLOGY BREWING CO.

Where: 211 A Main St., Farmingdale

Hours: 5-10 p.m. Tue.-Thur., 3-11 p.m. Fri., noon-11 p.m. Sat., noon-6 p.m. Sun.

Specialties: Lithology Brown Ale, Legal APA, Loyal to the soil session IPA, Sunrise Summer Ale, LB IPA, Designated Hitter; also offering New York Wine and Spirits

Tastings: $9-$10 flights of four 5-ounce pours; $7-$8 pints; $9-$11 32-ounce mini growler fills and crowlers; $17-$18 64-ounce growler fills

More info: 516-962-0585, lithologybrewing.com 

LONG IRELAND BEER CO.

Where: 817 Pulaski St., Riverhead

Hours: 3-9 p.m. Mon.-Fri., noon-9 p.m. Sat., noon-7 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Celtic Ale, Baylor IPA, Raspberry Wheat Ale. 

Tastings: $8 for four 5-ounce pours.

More info: 631-403-4303, longirelandbrewing.com

MONTAUK BREWING CO.

Where: 62 S. Erie Ave., Montauk

Hours: noon- 7 p.m. daily 

Specialties: Driftwood ale, Session IPA, Wave Chaser IPA, Juicy IPA, Pilsner. Children and leashed pets permitted

Tastings: $16 includes trying 6 beers and a souvenir glass; $24 64-ounce growler, $14 for 32-ounce crowler

More info: 631-668-8471, montaukbrewingco.com

MOUSTACHE BREWING CO.

Where: 400 Hallett Ave., Suite A, Riverhead

Hours: 3-8 p.m. Thur.-Fri., noon-7 p.m. Sat., noon-6 p.m. Sun., closed Mon.-Wed. 

Specialties: Sailor Mouth IPA, Milk+Honey Brown Ale. All groups of 10 or more, as well as groups of any size arriving by limo, bus or van, must make a reservation. Well-behaved dogs on leash welcome.

Tastings: $6 pint; $9 flight

More info: 631-591-3250, moustachebrewing.com

OYSTER BAY BREWING CO.

Where: 36 Audrey Ave., Oyster Bay

Hours: 1-10 p.m. Mon.–Thur., 1 p.m.-midnight Fri., noon-midnight Sat., noon-8 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Honey Ale, IPA, Barn Rocker and other seasonal beers

Tastings: Flights $10 for five 4-ounce tastings; $7-$10 a glass.

More info: 516-802-5546, oysterbaybrewing.com

PO’BOY BREWERY

Where: 200 Wilson St., Port Jefferson Station

Hours: 4:30-9 p.m. Thur., 4:30-10 p.m. Fri., noon-9 p.m. Sat., noon-7 p.m. Sun. Live music Sat. afternoons

Specialties: 15 beer and cider taps change every week
Tastings: Flights: $2.50 for each 4-ounce pour, 4 tastings for $8, $28 for all 15 taps; $6-$7 pints; growlers and cans available. Private events and tours available

More info: 631-828-1131, poboybrewery.com 

PORT JEFF BREWING CO.

Where: 22B Mill Creek Rd., Port Jefferson

Hours: Noon-8 p.m. daily. 

Specialties: Schooner Ale, Port Jeff Porter, Port Jeff Party Boat IPA, H3 Trippel, Beach Beer. 

Tastings: $10 to taste everything on tap that day; $7 for 12- to 16-ounce pours; $8.50-$10.50 32-ounce crowlers.

More info: 877-475-2739, portjeffbrewing.com

SAINT JAMES BREWERY

Where: 430 N. Country Rd., Holbrook

Specialties: 12 taps, flights as wells as NY State wines and spirits. Ales made with local farm ingredients

Tastings: $15 750-ml bottles, cans and growlers to go

More info: 631-707-3192, saintjamesbrewery.com

SAND CITY BREWING CO.

Where: 60 Main St., Northport

Hours: Noon-8 p.m. Mon.-Thur., noon-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat., and noon-7 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Mofosaic IPA, Oops Series, Red Sand, Tafel bier, Southdown Stout, New England Style IPAs and more, plus seasonal offerings

Tastings: $12 for 5 beer flight; $6-$8 for 10-13 ounce pour; $15-$18 growlers

More info: 631-651-2766, sandcitybeer.com

SECATOGUE BREWING COMPANY

Where: 375 Union Blvd, West Islip

Hours: 3-10 p.m. Fri., noon-10 p.m. Sat., noon-6 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Pink Hibiscus IPA, Cosmic Blonde, No Wind No Waves Cali Common and an ever changing selection of New England Style IPAs. Food trucks on site

Tastings: $9-$12 for four 4-ounce pours; $4-$6 8-ounce pours; $6-$9 pints; crowlers and growlers available to go

More info: 631-228-8914, secatoguebrewing.com

SHELTER ISLAND CRAFT BREWERY

Where: 55 N. Ferry Rd., Shelter Island

Hours: Noon-dusk daily closed Wed. 

Specialties: German Double IPA, Double India Pale Ale, Saison, Belgian Wit

Tastings: $8 for four 2.5-ounce pours; $7-$8 glass

More info: 631-749-5977

SIX HARBORS BREWING CO.

Where: 243 New York Ave., Huntington

Hours: 1-10 p.m. Mon.-Thur., 1 p.m.-midnight Fri.-Sat., 1-8 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Northporter, Centerport Pilsner, H3-Huntington Harbor Hoppy DIPA, Lloyd Harbor “Lite” House Lager, Walt Whitman White XPA, YPA

Tastings: Flights $10 for four 5-ounce pours; $7 pints; $20 64-ounce growler and 4-pack cans to go in any variety

More info: 631-470-1560, sixharborsbrewingcompany.com

SMALL CRAFT BREWING CO.

Where: 66 Merrick Rd., Amityville

Hours: 5-9 p.m. Thur.-Fri., 1-7 p.m. Sat.-Sun. 

Specialties: Depth Charge IPA, Ketcham Kolsch, Bay House Brown Ale, Wanser’s Cut wheat beer. Draft Beers on tap, bottles and crowlers to go

Tastings: $9-$10 flights for 4 5-ounce pours; $6-$7 pints; $13-$15 32-ounce crowlers

More info: 631-464-0186, smallcraftbrewing.com

SPIDER BITE BEER CO.

Where: 920 Lincoln Ave., unit 5, Holbrook

Hours: 4-9 p.m. Wed. -Thur., 3-9 p.m. Fri., noon-8 p.m. Sat. and noon-6 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Fundur Session IPA, Eye Be Use Imperial, Boris the Spider Russian Imperial Stout and spiked seltzers

Tastings: $9 flights; $6 beers

More info: 631-942-3255, spiderbitebrew.com 

SQUAREHEAD BREWING COMPANY

Where: 405 High St., Holbrook

Hours: 5-9 p.m., Thur., 4-9 p.m. Fri., 1-9 p.m. Sat., noon-6 p.m. Sun. 

Specialties: Talking Stranger, Hippies on the Yip, You were Never Here, Could You Magically Appear. Also has a beer garden

Tastings: $10 for four 6-ounce pours; $4-$8 pints; $7-$10 19.2-ounce cans to go

More info: 631-921-3060, squareheadbrewing.com

WESTHAMPTON BEACH BREWING CO.

Where: 220 Roger’s Way, Suite I, Westhampton Beach

Hours: Noon-6 p.m. Sun. -Thur., noon-7 p.m. Fri.-Sat. 

Specialties: Westhampton Beach Blonde, Gabby P-47, Irish Eyes Cream Stout, Jetty 4 Lager, Hurricane IPA and Maibock. 

Tastings: $12 for 4 pours; $7 pints.

More info: 631-998-0800, westhamptonbeachbrewingco.com

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