Quench your thirst with what's on tap at these craft beer taprooms! Be lager than life as you discover the local hangouts for tantalizing pours, unique flavors, and inviting atmospheres at the best taprooms in Greenville, SC. Raise the bar and plan on visiting some of these taprooms in this charming Southern city where all your hops and dreams can come true.
Don't Worry, Beer Happy!
Looking for some casual spots to settle back with a brew? Check out these local taprooms, where you can grab a drink and take some home, too.
If you’ve ever been at the back of a four-deep crowd at a bar, waiting to get a drink and wishing you could just go back there and get it yourself, Hoppin’ GVL is a do-it-yourself experience you should know about. With 7,000 square feet across two floors, including a stunning rooftop deck, Hoppin’ GVL’s walls are lined with more than 50 taps, pouring an ever-revolving selection of seltzers, ciders, wines, and even cocktails in a warm, social environment. Located in Markley Station, Hoppin’ GVL is just steps away from Fluor Field, home to the Greenville Drive baseball team, and surrounded by top attractions and restaurants, making it a must-visit for anyone looking for fun things to do in Greenville.
118 N. Markley St., Suite 102
The People's Tap
A woman-owned and operated business, The People’s Tap puts the power in your hands with an innovative, interactive real-time ranking system that determines what brews they keep stocked up. All of its 16 tap options are vetted by people, for the people—and you can take part, too. Simply scan the QR code while you’re there and vote for your favorites to influence their placement on a real-time leaderboard. Toss in food delivery options from Papi’s Tacos and The Lazy Goat, and The People’s Tap is a guaranteed people-pleaser.
250 RiverPlace, Suite B
The Community Tap
Both craft beer and wine are available for sale at this beloved hangout at The Commons and Stone’s Point. Both locations have 20+ beers on tap, multiple wines by the glass, non-alcoholic selections (think craft soda, kombucha, etc.), snacks, cheese & charcuterie, popsicles, and more.
Stone's Point: 217 Wade Hampton Blvd.
The Commons/Trailside: 147 Welborn St.
You’ll get hooked on this addition to the beer scene when you discover its extensive selection of draft craft beers, wine, and specialty cocktails paired with mouthwatering, scratch-made fare. The Habitap’s fast-casual approach to the modern taphouse makes it stand out as a brewery that doubles as a top restaurant, offering a cozy environment for anyone looking to enjoy great food and drinks.
1325 Miller Rd.
What Ales You
Beers on tap in this joint will be sure to cure whatever ales you. This taproom near Travelers Rest, rotates craft beer selections from across the U.S. with a focus on showcasing local brewers in both South Carolina and the Southeast, making it a go-to destination for exploring the rich brewery culture of the Upstate.
105C New Plaza Dr.
Located between downtown Greenville and Travelers Rest, this is your go-to friendly neighborhood bar. With 19 taps in rotation, wine by the glass, bottles, snacks, non-alcoholic beverages, and more, it's time to come and take a load off. It's easy to spot with a toasting Leonardo DiCaprio on the side of the building and other fun murals inside.
2624 Poinsett Hwy.
Greenville Beer Exchange (GBX)
Sample away while you browse the brews at this downtown bottle shop and taproom. GBX offers a large retail selection and a cozy area so you can hang out with your friends and listen to live music.
7 S. Laurens St., Suite A
Piney Mountain Bike Lounge
Pedal to the full-service bike shop and craft beer lounge (complete with pump track!) at the base of Paris Mountain. They keep 14 craft brews on tap to satisfy the choosiest of cyclists post-ride.
20 Piney Mountain Rd.
The Grateful Brew
With the “best beer selection on the south side of Greenville,” this dual coffee shop and bar offers the best of both brews... and don't forget to hit up Brew's Clues Trivia on Wednesday nights! It's a place where coffee lovers and beer enthusiasts alike can find common ground, alongside delicious options for lunch or a casual meet-up.
501 S. Pleasantburg Dr.
The Whale GVL
This craft beer collective has made a splash in Greenville with the best beers from all over the world under one roof. A "whale" (in craft beer jargon) means a rare and special highly sought-after beer. So, what are you waiting for? Come get ya some!
1108 S. Main St., Suite 116