Located on the north end of Lincoln City, McMenamins Lighthouse Brewpub features menus based on items from local and regional growers and producers, from Tillamook cheese and ice cream to Pleasant Valley pickles, Sheridan Fruit Company, Country Natural Beef, and many others. Their commitment to offering fresh pub fare is revered. In addition to delicious pub grub, the Lighthouse Brewpub offers a rotating tap of in-house brews, ranging from the crisp, light Cascade Head Golden Ale (named after the popular hike just north of Lincoln City) to the dark and mysterious Black Widow Porter.
For those tagging along with beer enthusiasts, you won't want to miss their cider collection. Currently, on tap, there are raving reviews of Lemon Spice and Everything Nice Cider, or go a little more tart with their Blackberry Cider.
Winding your way south on Highway 101, you’ll find Rusty Truck Brewing nestled in the Taft District of Lincoln City. This homegrown brewery puts emphasis on handmade beer from scratch and promises to never take shortcuts or use extracts. From their easy drinking golden Offshore Pilsner to Taft Toffee Porter, Rusty Truck Brewing offers every color of the beer rainbow. To say farewell to summer, raise a glass of their Moonlight Ride Blackberry Ale, blessing you with the aroma of ripened Oregon blackberries on a crisp moonlit September night inspired this golden ale. Cascade and Citra hops are used in this purple brew which is aged on 160 lbs of ripe sustainably grown Oregon blackberries per 10-barrel batch. Packed full of antioxidants, it's good for your body and soul!
Beachcrest Brewing Co. is a family-friendly place for visitors and locals alike to gather after a day of outdoor adventures to relax, connect and enjoy locally made and inspired beers. Situated on the Salishan Golf Course, the outdoor sundeck views are stunning. Inside, they have long community-style tables and a large space big enough to host live music. As a family-friendly business, you can still enjoy a locally crafted beer in a cool environment while playing a board game with your kids. Outside food is welcome, but you can also find a rotating food cart nearby. They also have a small menu of snacks made in-house. Beachcrest is quickly becoming adored by all because they are focused on building and enriching the local community by creating a space for friends new and old to gather. Next time you are in town, give them a visit. You’ll be welcomed with a smile.
Sprawling along the Siletz Bay, Pelican Company's latest brewpub showcases fresh coastal-inspired cuisine, panoramic sunset views, and local wildlife as the tides ebb and flow. In addition to serving up their classic pub food and flagship beers, they will offer unique dishes specific to this location and will brew beer onsite you can only get when you visit Lincoln City. They have put the finishing touches on Phil's Nest, their unique indoor/outdoor seafood dining space, the upstairs mezzanine, the to-go window, and their 15-barrel brewhouse. Enjoy a cold beer on their patio overlooking the bay from 12 pm - 9 pm. You won't feel like you are right on highway 101 at all.
TIPS ON BRINGING YOUR DOG TO LINCOLN CITY
We love our guests, and we they bring their canine friends to Lincoln City with them! For those traveling with Fido, or Rover, or Molly, or...you get the point. We prepared a handy list of tips for your next -- or you first -- trip to the Oregon Coast.