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
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
Big aLICe Brewing
8-08 43rd Rd, Long Island City, NY 11101
10-28 46th Ave, Queens, NY 11101