Our mission at Shortway Brewing Company is to provide a unique environment where family, friends, and neighbors can gather together and enjoy our hand crafted beverages.
We specialize in American Ales brewed on site in our taproom brewery as well as in our Trenton production facility. It is our mission to provide fresh, easy drinking, great tasting beer boasting locally sourced ingredients. You can find our beer on tap and in cans in our Newport taproom as well as throughout Eastern North Carolina.
NOW POURING IN OUR TAPROOM
LOOKOUT BLONDE | 4.9% ABV
Light bodied, crisp & refreshing, this easy drinking beer is a great introduction for craft beer newbies.
CHATHAM STREET WHEAT | 6.0% ABV
This award winning American wheat is pale colored and refreshing with classic American hops and a sweet cracker-like aroma.
FIRE TOWER RED | 5.5% ABV
This medium bodied red ale is malty with sweet caramel notes.
DOWN EAST IPA | 6.3% ABV
This American IPA was brewed with NC Triticale, a hybrid of wheat and rye giving it a spicy character which melds well with the citrus flavor brought forth by the hops.
NEWPORT STRONG | 9.6%
This imperial red is smooth and malty with caramel notes.
INSIDE SCOOP | 5.7% ABV
This Milkshake IPA is creamy and full bodied with bright hop flavor & hints of blueberry, lemon, and vanilla.
ENCOURAGE MINT | 6% ABV
This limited release wheat ale is cool & refreshing. Brewed with mint & a twist of lime.
STRAWBERRY SHORTWAY | 4.9% ABV
This strawberry blonde ale is light, fruity & refreshing.
DIXIE DELITE | 5.1% ABV
This decadent caramel coconut milk stout is reminiscent of one of your favorite Girl Scout cookies.
SOUND OF FREEDOM | 7.1% ABV
This American IPA is jam packed with loads of modern American hops.
LEMON LUSH |6% ABV
Savor the sweet & tangy lemon cream flavor of this classic American wheat with notes of vanilla and shortbread.
MELONDRAMATIC | 4.7% ABV
This Kolsch is light & refreshing with notes of honeydew melon and cucumber.
CRAFT SODA House soda available. Flavors vary.
HARD CIDER Rotating guest tap.
Six Packs - 12 oz Cans
Chatham St. Wheat
Down East IPA
Fire Tower Red
Sound of Freedom
Four Packs - 16 oz Cans
32 oz & 64 oz Fills
We offer fills of all the beers on tap. You can purchase a Crowler or growler in the taproom or bring your own. Some exclusions may apply.
Find Our Beer
AT A LOCATION NEAR YOU
Mason Jar Mondays $4 Pint Special
Running Club 5:30
Food Truck 4-8
New Beer Releases
Homebrew Club 6:30 (2nd Tuesday)
Running Club 5:30
$6 Flight Special
Flights & Bites 6:30 (4th Thursday, Ticketed Event)
Food Truck Fri-Yay 5-8 PM
Bread & Barley 10:30
For more information on these and other upcoming events visit our Facebook events page.
*Food Truck schedule may change without notice.
Mon: 3:00 - 9:00
Tues: 3:00 - 9:00
Wed: 3:00 - 9:00
Thurs: 3:00 - 9:00
Friday: 3:00 - 9:00
Saturday: 12:00 - 9:00
Sun: 12:00 - 6:00
Who We Are
Shortway Brewing Co. is a veteran-family owned taproom & brewery located in downtown Newport, NC. Established in 2017, with a vision to provide a community gathering place that felt like the neighborhood backyard. Here friends, families, & neighbors can come together while enjoying our hand crafted beverages. Our taproom & beer garden are kid, dog, & outside food friendly. We also offer a variety of NC made snacks & have food trucks on site several nights a week. Fun events are always brewing so be sure to check out our weekly schedule and stay tuned for other upcoming events. We look forward to welcoming you & pouring you a pint real soon, cheers!