Georgia’s craft beer scene has exploded over the last decade, with the city of Atlanta and surrounding metro area seeing new breweries opening nearly every year since 2010. The COVID-19 pandemic forced many of the state’s smaller breweries to limit production and rethink how to keep cash flowing in and people safe, including boosting retail sales, hosting food pop-ups and food trucks, and expanding patio seating into parking lots or creating vibrant beer gardens. With the beer scene continuing to thrive here, check out these breweries and brewpubs offering some of metro Atlanta’s best bets for beer.
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Disclaimer: A number of Atlanta restaurants on this map have resumed dine-in service. However, this should not be taken as endorsement for dining in, as there are still safety concerns: for updated information on coronavirus cases, please visit the Georgia Department of Health. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved with patio dining is contingent on restaurants following strict social distancing and other safety guidelinesRead More