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Cedar Rapids Brew Tour

Enjoy a beer or two along the Cedar Rapids Brew Tour!

Crack open a cold one and take a few sips of the area’s most hopping breweries!

1. BIT BREWERY, Central City

  • Try: A full rotating tap, always featuring something new. Flight glasses and regular pours only.

2. CLOCK HOUSE BREWING, Downtown Cedar Rapids

  • Try: Witch Slap – New England/Hazy IPA with low bitterness and a high tropical fruit flavor.


  • Try: Back in Black – Black/Cascadian dark ale IPA with a dry, hop-forward balance of American IPA and roasty flavor of a stout.

4.  IOWA BREWING COMPANY, Downtown Cedar Rapids

  • Try: Tragedy of the Common – An American amber ale bringing bready and caramel notes balanced by spicy hops.

5. LION BRIDGE BREWING COMPANY, Cedar Rapids Czech Village

  • Try: Compensation – An English mild ale with notes of biscuit, toffee, and chocolate meld with a silky mouthfeel to produce this world-class session beer.


  • Try: Lenna Irish Red – A medium bodied red ale with a slight toasty malt character and a delicate layer of earthy English hops.

7.  THIRD BASE BREWERY, Cedar Rapids

  • Try: Bees Knees Honey Ale – A smooth and sweet beer brewed with 25 lbs. of locally produced Wild Flower honey in every batch.

8.  BIG GROVE BREWERY, Cedar Rapids

  • The newest brewery in Cedar Rapids, opened December 2023. Try: Easy Eddy – Iowa’s top-selling IPA is hazy with tropical flavors of pineapple and mango.

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