This is a comprehensive reference guide for all Western New York breweries, cideries and meaderies and the curbside pickups, home delivery and to-go beer sales that they have adopted in our new Covid-19 reality. Use control-F buttons to search it.

Breweries

Closed: Labatt Brewhouse, Hydraulic Hearth, Lafayette Brewing Company, Jamestown Brewery, Resurgence Brewing (Niagara Street), Rusty Nickel Brewing (Broadway)

12 Gates Brewing Company

80 Earhart Dr., Williamsville (906-6600)

Open Wednesday – Sunday (12pm-7pm) for beer to-go. Visit their website to see what’s currently available. Walk-ins welcome. For curbside pickup, place your order by calling 716-906-6600.

To-go options: Curbside pickup

42 North Brewing 

25 Pine St., East Aurora (805-7500)

42GO Beer Drive Thru, which is set up in front of the brewery, is open for cans, crowlers and kegs sales. Check their Facebook for hours and availability.  Shipping available to Ohio, Vermont & New Hampshire. Minimum order of 2 4-packs or bottles, maximum is one case, six 4-packs or 12 barrel-aged bottles per order.  

To-go options: Curbside pickup, drive-thru, online shipping

Belt Line Brewery & Kitchen

545 Swan St., Buffalo (402-1756)

Online ordering available for crowlers and cans to-go. If you click the link, you can easily order and pay online. They are only accepting credit card payments at this time.

To-go options: Takeout

Big Ditch Brewing 

55 E. Huron St., Buffalo (854-5050)

Growlers, crowlers, cans and kegs are available for curbside pickup at 716-854-5050 Ext. 1 or delivery on both Grubhub and Doordash.

To-go options: Delivery, takeout

Big Inlet Brewing

6169 Elm Flat Rd., Mayville (224-4200)

Open for curbside takeout. Visit https://biginletbrewing.square.site, select the curbside option at checkout. All orders and payments must go through the online store.

To-go options: Curbside pickup

Britesmith Brewing Company

5611 Main St., Williamsville (650-4080)

Open for takeout orders. Visit their Facebook for availability and daily/weekly specials. 

To-go options: Takeout

Buffalo Brewing Company

314 Myrtle Ave., Buffalo (868-2218)

Open for curbside pickup and also has a drive-thru beer store. They are not accepting cash. They are canning new beers daily, so check their Facebook for availability.  

To-go options: Drive-thru, takeout, curbside pickup

Buffalo Brewpub

6861 Main St., Amherst (632-0552)

Growler fills are available to-go via Buffalo Brewpub’s takeout window. $8 fills of their house beers.

To-go options: Takeout window

Brickyard Brewing 

436 Center St., Lewiston (754-7227)

Cans, growlers and crowlers are available for curbside pickup. 

To-go options: Curbside pickup

Community Beer Works 

520 7th St., Buffalo (759-4677)

Daily curbside beer pickups (3-8pm). Visit https://www.facebook.com/communitybeerworks/ for specials. They also will deliver – $50 minimum order ($10 delivery fee). Visit communitybeerworks.com/deliveries for more information.

To-go options: Curbside pickup, delivery

East Aurora Brewery

Red Door, Rear Building, 667 Oakwood Ave., East Aurora ((646) 872-8199)

Growlers, bottles and cans available to-go.

To-go options: Takeout

Ellicottville Brewing

28 Monroe St., Ellicottville (699-2537)

BOGO select featured 6-pack and 4-packs (includes Barrel Aged Series), $10 growler fills. Open each weekend on Friday, 2-6pm and Saturday, 1-6pm.

To-go options: Curbside pickup

Eli Fish Brewing Co.

109 Main St., Batavia ((585) 343-0008)

Cans, growlers and crowlers available for takeout or delivery by calling 585-343-0008. Order online at https://elifishbrewing.com

To-go options: Takeout, delivery

Five & 20 Spirits & Brewing 

8398 W Main St., Westfield (793-9463)

Call ahead to place your beer/spirit/wine order for curbside pick-up at 716-793-9463. Small bottles of hand sanitizer available upon request (limit 1 per customer). Check available here.

To-go options: Curbside pickup

Flying Bison Brewing 

840 Seneca St., Buffalo (873-1557)

Flying Bison are set up on their front patio for curbside takeout orders, featuring BOGO 6-pack bottles, crowlers and growlers to-go. They also have kegs for sale.

To-go options: Curbside pickup

Four Mile Brewing 

202 E. Greene St., Olean (373-2337)

Crowlers, growlers, cans and kegs are available for curbside pickup and takeout. Place a phone order by calling 716-373-2337. 

To-go options: Curbside pickup, takeout

Froth Brewing 

700 Military Rd., Buffalo (783-8060)

Cans and crowlers to go. Visit their website for beer availability.  

To-go options: Takeout

Hamburg Brewing 

6553 Boston State Rd., Hamburg (649-3249)

Find their menu online or call 649-3249 x0. Prepay online to ensure no physical contact, call when you arrive and brewery staff will bring it out. Delivery is free. They are expanding their delivery area daily. Check their Facebook page for availability. 

To-go options: Takeout, delivery

In the Mix Brewery and Creamery

1693 East Ave., Barker (795-5009)

In The Mix are delivering crowlers and also have takeout/pickup available. Free delivery for orders of over $30 within 10 miles of the brewery ($75+ within Niagara or Erie County (Saturday delivery only)). 

To-go options: Takeout, delivery

Old First Ward Brewing 

73 Hamburg St., Buffalo (855-8948)

Growler fills to-go.

To-go options: Takeout

New York Beer Project

6933 S. Transit Rd., Lockport (743-6927)

Crowlers and growlers are available to-go and for delivery via Grubhub. Find beer availability here and NYBP’s Grubhub menu here.

To-go options: Takeout, delivery

Pearl Street Brewery

 76 Pearl St., Buffalo (856-2337)

Crowlers and growler fills available to-go.

To-go options: Takeout, curbside pickup

Pressure Drop Brewing

65 Vandalia St., Buffalo

Pre-order Pressure Drop beer at https://pressure-drop-brewing.square.site and pickup Saturdays 12-5pm.

To-go options: Takeout

Prosper Brewing Company

72 Webster St., North Tonawanda (525-1582)

Open for growler fills and can sales. Check their Facebook page for hours and availability. 

To-go options: Takeout

Resurgence Brewing Company 

55 Chicago St., Buffalo (768-6018)

Hands-free curbside pickup at Chicago Street location. Order and pay online with Hop Mule, head down to the brewery, pull up to the curb and someone will bring your order out to your car. Visit their Facebook page for specials. 

To-go options: Curbside pickup

Rusty Nickel Brewing Co.

4350 Seneca St., West Seneca (608-6155)

Order beer (crowlers/kegs) via phone (716-608-6155) or email (Katie@rustynickelbrewing.com). Crowlers are 3 for $19 or $8.50 for imperials. Deliveries available on Fridays and Saturdays within a 10-mile radius of the brewery. ($3 fee, $15 minimum).  

To-go options: Delivery, takeout

SATO Brewpub

110 Pearl St. (248-1436)

Growler fills and crowlers to-go.

To-go Options: Takeout

Steelbound Brewery & Restaurant of Springville

243 West Main St., Springville (794-3555)

Steelbound’s Springville location is offering takeout and delivery of their beer and spirits within five miles of the brewery. You can find a full menu of available beer, and place your order online.    

To-go options: Delivery, takeout

The Empty Pint @ Southern Tier Brewing

2072 Stoneman Circle, Lakewood (763-5479)

Open Thursday-Saturday from 11am-5pm for to-go beer and crowler orders.

To-go options: Takeout

Thin Man Brewery 

492 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo (923-4100), 4401 Transit Rd., Buffalo (633-9630), 166 Chandler St., Buffalo (393-4353)

Thin Man’s Elmwood and Transit locations are open for takeout with crowlers, growlers and cans available to-go, Chandler St. is open for curbside pickup and the brewery is now delivering. Browse available beer at https://thin-man.square.site. Orders (within 25 miles) will be delivered the day after ordering (Monday – Thursday). Pre-orders for Friday / Saturday pick-up at Chandler will be ready when you arrive – open your trunk & brewery staff will place your order in your vehicle.

To-go options: Takeout, curbside pickup, delivery

West Shore Brewing Company

10995 Main St., Clarence (998-3752)

Deliveries Sunday-Thursday (Greater Buffalo area). Email orders@westshorebrewing.com and check online for delivery availability. Orders (over $45) must be placed the day before. All orders of three crowlers or more come with a gift certificate for $5 to use in the taproom when they reopen. Also, any over $30 will receive the same and those who spend $50 will get an additional $10. 

To-go options: Delivery, takeout

Windy Brew

733 US-20A, Strykersville (805-4006)

Cans and growlers are available for takeout. Call (585) 805-4006 or send a DM to their Facebook to place an order. 

To-go options: Takeout

Woodcock Brothers Brewing

638 Lake St., Wilson (333-4000), 908 Niagara Falls Blvd., North Tonawanda (260-1284)

Crowler & growler fills, 4-pack cans available to-go.

To-go Options: Takeout

Cideries & Meaderies

Blackbird Cider Works

8503 Lower Lake Rd., Barker (795-3580)

Cans and growlers available for takeout. You can also have orders delivered. Place orders at their online store. Free shipping on orders over $100. 

To-go options: Takeout, delivery

Blackman Cider

1250 Niagara St. Suite F, Buffalo (201-0440)

Curbside pickup is available at Blackman’s Company B Tasting Room. Visit their Facebook page for hours and availability. You can also place order via their online store or text your order to 716-201-0440 along with your name and arrival time.

To-go options: Curbside pickup, delivery

Buffalo Cider Hall

155 Chandler St., Buffalo (240-9689)

Takeout available for bottles, growlers and cans. 

To-go options: Takeout

Lilly Belle Meads

11 W Main St., Lancaster (462-9804)

Growler fills, refills, and packaged products are available for takeout and delivery. For curbside pickup, call 716-462-9805 and pay over the phone via credit card. Call again when you pull up. Deliveries will continue on Saturdays from 4pm-6pm. Delivery is free with any purchase of $25 or more.

To-go options: Takeout, delivery

Queen City Meadery

290 Center Rd., Buffalo (246-3060)

Bottles are available for takeout. Walk-ins welcome or pre-order via their website. Check their Facebook page for hours. They are also shipping outside of New York State thanks to Vino Shipper

To-go options: Takeout, delivery

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