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Creature Comforts Brewing Co.

Named one of the Best New Breweries in the U.S.!

Two UGA Alumni returned to Athens and renovated the former Snow Tire building in downtown Athens into Athens' latest craft brewery. Tours and tastings are offered:

TUESDAY - FRIDAY:  5 - 8 p.m.

SATURDAY: 1 - 4 p.m.

Creature Comforts Brewing Co. is a go-to destination for everyone visiting Athens who enjoys a nice cold beer. The brewery will produce about 4,000 barrels to start, which will be available on draft at local bars and restaurants.

Initial brews include:

  • Athena, a Berliner Weisse (gently tart, refreshing wheat beer)
  • Reclaimed Rye, with a lightly toasted French oak for a citrus/honey sweetness
  • Tropicalia, an IPA with tropical fruit, mango, and hops
  • Bebo, a pilsner with a bit of a twist

Follow them on social media to stay up to date on all things Creature Comforts. Continue to #CraveCuriosity and drink @Creaturebeer!


  • "Best new breweries in the U.S." -- The Daily Meal, via Fox News, Jan. 13, 2015

  • Creature Comforts won the Bronze Medal in the American Style Brett Beer category at the 2014 Great American Beer Festival in Denver, for its Curiosity No. 2.

  • "Georgia beers that could get you to rethink beer,", Dec. 5, 2014



  •  April 26, 2014:  Creature Comforts opens to the public during Athens Twilight weekend!

  • March 24, 2014:  FIRST BATCH!

Read about it at


  • Private/Group Dining: Yes
  • Handicap Accessible: Yes
  • Credit Cards Accepted: American Express,Mastercard,Visa,Discover

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    From: May 13, 2015 - May 13, 2015
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5th Annual Good Food Good Beer Block Party

    From: May 23, 2015 - May 23, 2015
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Roll Out the Barrels

    From: May 27, 2015 - May 27, 2015
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