June 6, 2022

Readers’ Choice Nominees: 13 Breweries Among Fort Worth Favorites for Local Craft Beer

By Megan Cardona, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, June 6, 2022

Patio season in Texas is here, and if you’re looking for a summertime happy hour, we have your back. These 12 breweries in Fort Worth and Tarrant County were nominated by Star-Telegram readers as their favorites for Readers’ Choice. And more about the Readers’ Choice winner, Hop and Sting Brewing Co., here.


Located in the Foundry District, Maple Branch Craft Brewery was created with Fort Worth’s entrepreneurial spirit in mind. This brewery has a taproom and biergarten perfect for hosting events or partaking in a trivia or bingo night. With over 25 beers on tap, Maple Branch also slices up 12-inch wood-fired pizzas made with hand-tossed dough and fresh toppings.

Location: 2628 Whitmore St., Fort Worth

Brewery hours: Tuesday, 4-10 p.m.; Wednesday-Thursday, 4-11 p.m.; Friday, noon-11 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sunday, noon-10 p.m.

What readers say: “Large selection of very drinkable beers to choose from in a great facility.” “Fantastic beer selection, top notch atmosphere and great staff.” “Great beer — the Battle of Britain is a new favorite — very friendly staff, and a nice brewhouse with a very relaxed, family-friendly vibe.”