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 5bbl brewery. It is our mission to provide fresh, easy drinking, great tasting beer boasting locally sourced ingredients. Here you can enjoy ales ranging from blondes to stouts and everything in between!
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 ST. 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%
We have taken our best selling, Fire Tower Red and amped it up for our 1 year anniversary celebration! This imperial red is smooth and malty with caramel notes.
BLUEBERRY SURF | 6.0% ABV
Classic American wheat ale with blueberries.
CROATAN PALE | 4.9% ABV
Hopped with Warrior, Chinook & Simcoe hops, this American pale ale is big on piney hop taste with a citrusy aroma.
THE NEWPORTER | 5.4% ABV
This award winning medium bodied porter has a smooth mouthfeel with chocolaty, nutty flavors & aroma.
BLACK CHERRY BAM-BA-LAM | 6.0% ABV
This limited release is a classic American wheat with black cherries & notes of apricot and will leave you singing, "whoa black cherry bam-ba-lam!"
SWEET ESCAPE IPA | 7.0% ABV
This 2020 Pink Boots Brew was designed & brewed by women of the local Pink Boots chapter with proceeds supporting scholarships for women professionals in the beer industry. Brewed with locally grown triticale & barley, the Pink Boots Hop Blend, and Belgian Sassion yeast; this IPA takes on the tropical notes of it's hops which is enhanced by an infusion of passion fruit, watermelon, and strawberry.
STOUT O' GOLD | 5.1% ABV
Follow the rainbow to Shortway for this magically delicious Irish Cream Stout sure to keep your Irish eyes smiling!
Six Packs - 12 oz Cans
Chatham St. Wheat
Down East IPA
Fire Tower Red
Mixed Six (2 of each variety)
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.
*Due to the COVID-19 we cannot not fill outside growlers at this time. New growlers can be purchased for $5.
Find Our Beer
AT A LOCATION NEAR YOU
Mason Jar Mondays $4 Pint Special
Running Club 5:30 PM
Open Mic Night 6 PM (2nd & 4th Mondays)
Flight Night $2 off flights
Homebrew Club (1st Tuesday)
Music Trivia 7 PM (1st & 3rd Wednesdays)
Running Club 5:30 PM
Food Truck Fri-Yay
$15 Growler Fills
Bread & Barley 11:30
For more information on these and other upcoming events visit our Facebook events page.
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 every Friday night. 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!