Kentucky is known for its Bourbon, but our state is also a great destination for local breweries. Over recent years, this brewing scene has grown tremendously and you now have a long list of places to visit when you’re looking for a cold drink and a relaxed atmosphere. While several of these breweries have a similar feel — taproom with an adjacent brewery, open space, big tables, industrial feel — there are plenty of unique breweries in Kentucky that are also great for hanging out. This list includes 6 of the best breweries in Kentucky, but keep in mind there are plenty of others out there to explore!

Please note, Dueling Barrels Brewery & Distillery is temporarily closed.

These unique breweries in Kentucky take the taproom atmosphere to a new level with fantastic outdoor spaces, delicious food, and unexpected entertainment, and they are some of the best places to hang out in the Bluegrass State. Did your favorite Kentucky brewery make this list? What other spots would you add? Let us know in the comments and we can work on list number two!

And if you’re looking for some unique restaurants in Kentucky, check out this fun list in our previous article here.

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