Southern Strain – Concord

A huge establishment with twenty-eight taps with cans and growlers to go. HotBox has a truck out front but has upgraded to a full kitchen inside. 165 Brumley Ave NE Suite 3001, Concord, NC 28025SouthernStrainBrewing.com Tons of open space is nice and lots of seating options: a twelve-seat bar, elevated bench seating (shoe shine level),…

First Ward Beverage Co.

With a convent store vibe and a selection of snacks, you'll find 12 beers on tap with a twelve seat bar and three small tables and five more small tables out front. 820 E 7th St, Charlotte, NC 282021stWardBeverage.com There are maybe six refrigerated shelves of craft beer with rest being macro, soda and such.…

Hi-Wire Brewing (Charlotte)

Up to 25 taps are available; 20 were posted upon my visit opening month in August 2022. A dozen bar seats are available at the front bar with plenty of gaps for walk-up’s. A second bar in the back pours from 12 taps when capacity demands.