3 North Carolina beer gardens made the country’s top-ten list

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In a remarkable nod to North Carolina’s burgeoning craft beer scene, three of the state’s beer gardens have been recognized among the country’s top ten by a prestigious national ranking. Charlotte Beer Garden, Raleigh Beer Garden, and The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery & Biergarten have each carved out a niche in this competitive list, showcasing the diversity and quality of North Carolina’s beer culture. These establishments not only serve an impressive array of local and international brews but also provide vibrant spaces for community gathering and relaxation. Their inclusion in this esteemed list underscores North Carolina’s significant contribution to the national beer garden landscape.

Here’s a bit more about each spot:

Charlotte Beer Garden

Charlotte Beer Garden, securing the no. 6 spot on USA Today’s list, is renowned for its vast selection of beers, boasting one of the largest beer offerings globally. The atmosphere is vibrant and welcoming, designed to cater to both casual gatherings and more festive occasions. Patrons can enjoy a diverse menu that complements the extensive beer selection, featuring both local and international brews.  Reviews highlight the garden’s lively ambiance, quality service, and the unique experience of exploring a seemingly endless variety of beers.

For more details on their offerings and atmosphere, visit their website at Charlotte Beer Garden and check out customer reviews here.

Charlotte Beer Garden table and view
Photo courtesy of Charlotte Beer Garden via Facebook.

Raleigh Beer Garden

Raleigh Beer Garden, which came in fourth on the list, is celebrated for holding the world record for the largest selection of draft beers available in one place. The venue stands out for its lush, garden-like setting and multiple levels, offering an inviting atmosphere for both beer aficionados and casual drinkers. Reviews frequently commend the beer garden for its wide variety of beers, friendly staff, and enjoyable environment. Patrons also appreciate the quality and selection of food available, enhancing the overall experience.

For a deeper dive into what makes Raleigh Beer Garden special, visit their website at The Raleigh Beer Garden and see what customers are saying here.

The Raleigh Beer Garden sign and flags
Photo courtesy of The Raleigh Beer Garden via Instagram.

The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery & Biergarten

The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery & Biergarten, clinching the top spot on the list, is hailed for its authentic German-style beers and sprawling, picturesque biergarten. This Charlotte brewery is a favorite for its commitment to the Reinheitsgebot, offering a selection of meticulously crafted beers and a menu of hearty, traditional German fare. The ambiance, characterized by its spacious outdoor seating and familial atmosphere, invites visitors to linger and enjoy.

Explore more about what sets The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery & Biergarten apart by visiting its website and reading customer reviews.

The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery biergarten from above
Photo courtesy of The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery via Instagram.

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