5 Great Places to Fill Your Growler in Cleveland


Lizardville Beer Store and Whiskey Bar

It’s worth visiting Lizardville Beer Store and Whiskey Bar just to look at their huge selection of beer and whiskey. There are over 600 bottled beers and over 170 whiskeys available for on-the-spot sampling and to take home. The store has three locations: one in Rocky River, another in Bedford Heights, and the third in Copley.
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Willoughby Brewing Company

This local brewery, bar, and restaurant is making a name for itself in the beer world. The Willoughby Brewing Company won four awards at the 2012 International Beer Fest, and the brews are so popular that the small company is temporarily out of kegs to sell to customers! You can still stop in to try the beer, or find it on tap and available for purchase in locations around Cleveland like Rozi’s Wine House and Lizardville Beer Store and Whiskey Bar. 

The Wine Spot 

This Cleveland Heights wine and beer shop’s mission is to offer the best beverages from small, independent producers at an affordable price. The extensive selection includes craft beers and wine as well as specialty items like sake and mead. The Wine Spot hosts tastings and private events, and doubles as a gallery for Cleveland Institute of Art students. 

The Bottle House Brewing Company

The Bottle House is a small batch Cleveland Heights brewery with a big reputation for craft beer. Come enjoy a pint or two of their Bad Ass Rye (really, that's what it's called) or their Chocolate Milk Stout, and stay for a game of Scattergories, then take the party home with a freshly filled growler. 

Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon

Anyone with two bottle caps worth of sense knows that Fat Head's Brewery & Saloon in North Olmsted is one of the best places in northeast Ohio to fill an empty growler. Hand-crafted by Master Brewer Matt Cole, their popular Head Hunter IPA has won a plethora of awards, including a Silver Medal at the World Beer Cup in the American IPA Category. For the record, it's a Gold in our book. 

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