Benford Brewing

8 taps brewed on site, this is not your average tasting room. Seating is almost exclusively outside and beer is served in plastic cups.

The Grumpy Monk

This restaurant features 40 taps and over 25 televisions with daily food and drink specials. 2841 W Hwy 74, Monroe, NC 28110Facebook/TheGrumpyMonkMonroe

The Craft Stand

There are 30 taps on their Untappd menu in this shop/bar which also features 4 large dry shelves and 5 refrigerated stacked with craft brews; about half of them local. There is a 14 seat bar and several tables providing plenty of seating.

Maxwell’s Tavern

In downtown Waxhaw, this local restaurant features 16 taps of local and global craft beer.

Happy Times at Southern Spirits

16 taps and an 8 seat bar and several tables. 10 televisions line the walls of this relatively small venue attached to a Craft Beer Spot favorite, Southern Spirits bottle shop.

Amor Artis

Featuring 12 taps brewed on site, 6 of which come straight from the tanks, they have a 7 barrel system.