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These Local Breweries Are Offering Beer To-Go

May 21, 2020

Just because the taproom for the time being has become your Octagon kitchen doesn’t mean you have to forego your taste for craft beer. Instead, you can utilize the delivery and curbside pickup being offered by breweries near Roosevelt Island!

If you’ve been craving a cold one but just any old beer won’t do, check out these local breweries who are still doing their part to serve the community with their delicious brews. You can support a local brewery while enjoying their craft beers alongside dinner in your Octagon apartment!

Big aLICe Brewing, located at 8-08 43rd Rd, Long Island City which is eight minutes from your Octagon apartment, is a seven-year-old brewery which partners with state hop farmers and maltsters to source ingredients, and collaborates with local businesses for specialty ingredients such as cold brew coffee, donuts, honey and beyond.  

Since 2013, they have operated a taproom for onsite drinking, expanded their brewing capacity and now distribute throughout the five boroughs, Long Island, greater New York, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. They’re currently offering beer to-go every day of the week and delivery is also available.

Fifth Hammer Brewing Company, located at 10-28 46th Ave, Queens which is nine minutes from your Octagon apartment, offers rotating lineup of 16 house-brewed beers and usually a cask ale. There’s always a wide variety of styles available – something for everyone!

Right now, Fifth Hammer Brewing Company is offering beer to-go every day of the week and beer lovers can choose from 16-ounce cans, cups, four-packs and even merchandise. Soon, they expect to also offer 32-ounce crowlers as well.  

Big aLICe Brewing

8-08 43rd Rd, Long Island City, NY 11101

(347) 688-2337

Fifth Hammer Brewing Company

10-28 46th Ave, Queens, NY 11101

(718) 663-2084

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