If your ideal Maine getaway includes live music or a relaxing evening with craft beer tasting, then Grey Havens Inn has you covered. Read on to discover five of our favorite breweries and bars near Bath, Maine. Afterward, you can find more ways to make the most of your vacation in our free Midcoast Maine Destination Guide. Inside, you’ll find local recommendations on wineries, spas, restaurants, and more, so you can spend less time planning and more time having fun.
5 Great Breweries & Bars Near Bath, Maine
1. The Bar at Blue
With craft cocktails, an award-winning wine list, and oceanfront vistas, there isn’t a better place to unwind than at the Bar at Blue. After relaxing at the bar, enjoy all your favorite Maine-inspired dishes at Blue Restaurant by Grey Havens Inn. Using only the best local ingredients, like fresh-caught fish and Maine lobster, Chef Crosby will delight you with his clever take on North Atlantic cuisine! Classic seafood chowder, local mussels, fresh fish, salads, and artisan desserts are a few of our most requested dishes. Our bar and restaurant are only 15 minutes from Bath, Maine.
2. Bath Brewing Company
Midcoast Maine is home to a variety of breweries, and we love visiting them all for tasting and supporting local businesses. Luckily, one of our favorite breweries is only a few minutes away from Grey Havens in downtown Bath. Inside Bath Brewing Company, you’ll find a traditional, cozy pub atmosphere with light snacks and pub grub on the first floor, along with a full-service restaurant menu and lounge on the second floor. The brewery is open seven days a week! If you’re curious about what’s on tap, give them a call at (207) 560-3389.
3. J.R. Maxwell & Co.
J.R. Maxwell & Co. is a favorite bar and restaurant for locals and visitors alike. If you are looking for fresh seafood, craft beer, pool tables, and large-screen televisions to watch the game, then Maxwell’s is your place. On the first floor, you’ll find a traditional pub. On the second floor, you can enjoy local seafood like scallops, haddock, clams, and Maine Lobster. Surf and turf options are also available!
4. Montsweag Farm Restaurant
Are you looking for live music in Bath? If so, then you need to make a trip to Montsweag Farm Restaurant. Inside, you’ll find the Roadhouse Pub where live entertainment is available Tuesday through Saturday. Take a look at their calendar to see what’s coming up. Montsweag also has an impressive farm-to-table restaurant, so indulge accordingly. The brick chicken and grilled steak are highly recommended.
5. Byrnes’ Irish Pub
No list of Bath bars and pubs is complete without Byrnes’ Irish Pub. This family-owned pub offers live entertainment on most nights along with your favorite Irish beers, like Guinness, Smithwick’s, and Murphy’s.
Unwind for the Night with Oceanfront Views at Grey Havens Inn
After an evening filled with music, dancing, or discovering your new favorite beer, head home to Grey Havens Inn. Rest your head in one of our oceanfront rooms, like the Five Islands Turret. In the morning, you can greet the day with a complimentary breakfast at our signature restaurant, Blue. You can also join us in the evening for cocktails and Chef Crosby’s award-winning North Atlantic cuisine.
When you are ready to plan your trip to these Bath bars and breweries, take a look at our vacation specials and book your stay. We can’t wait to host you at Grey Havens Inn!