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Willimantic Brewing Company

Bar/Pub/Tavern/Restaurant/Gastropub in Hartford

The Willimantic Brewing Company/Main Street Cafe is a landmark restaurant located in an historic 1909 United States Post Office. Brewing handcrafted beers on site, as well as over 25 guest taps. Full bar and extensive menu. Lunch served Tuesday through Saturday. Dinner and late night pub menu served daily. Private banquet room available, seasonal patio seating.

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  967 Main St, Willimantic, CT 06226
  (860) 423-6777
Mon: 4pm - 1am
Tue - Thu & Sun: 11:30am - 1am
Fri - Sat: 11:30am - 2am
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Tap List - 39

10 Barrel Joe IPA   
10 Barrel Brewing  ·  Bend, OR
Meet Joe IPA, formerly Sam, named after the hops Simcore, Amarillo and Mosaic. Joe packs a fill on hop punch in the face.
American IPA
6.9% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Allagash White Ale   
Allagash Brewing Company  ·  Portland, ME
Wheat and spiced with coriander and Curacao orange peel, this beer is fruity, refreshing and slightly cloudy in appearance.
5.1% ABV  ·  23 IBU

Back East Winterfest   
Back East Brewery  ·  Bloomfield , CT
A somewhat strong dark beer with added spices that suggest the winter season

Ballast Point Peppermint Victory At Sea   
Ballast Point Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
This Peppermint Victory at Sea is a festive take on our popular Imperial Porter. We took our trademark robust porter brewed with Caffe Calabria coffee and vanilla and added a dose of refreshing peppermint. The trio of flavors play perfectly on your palate – the brew’s sweet roastiness balances nicely with a cool, minty finish. You might even call it a breath of fresh beer.
American Porter
10.0% ABV  ·  60 IBU

Beer'D Frank & Berry DIPA   
The Beer'D Brewing Co.  ·  Stonington, CT
Much like the breakfast food, this DIPA is loaded with notes of red berries courtesy of the Mosaic hop.
Double IPA
9.1% ABV

Berkshire More Good Deeds IPA   
Berkshire Brewing Company  ·  South Deerfield, MA
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
6.7% ABV

Broad Brook Porter's Porter   
Broad Brook Brewing Company  ·  East Windsor, CT
A complex, malty dark beer with a lightly burnt character.
American Porter
5.3% ABV

Cambridge Working Class Hero   
Cambridge Brewing Co.  ·  Cambridge, MA
A Belgian ale that is most commonly pale, refreshing, moderately strong and finishes dry
4.75% ABV

Founders Breakfast Stout Nitro   
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
An intense fresh-roasted java nose topped with a frothy, cinnamon-colored head that goes forever.
Imperial Stout
8.3% ABV  ·  60 IBU

Harpoon Ufo Winter Blonde Ale   
Harpoon Brewery  ·  Boston, MA
An approachable, malt-oriented American beer that is well-balanced and great for easy-drinking.
Blonde Ale
4.9% ABV  ·  11 IBU

Kent Falls Horse Mask Party   
Kent Falls Brewing  ·  Kent, CT
A funky flavored beer with dry fruity flavors
Brett Beer
5.6% ABV

Lindemans Framboise   
Brouwerij Lindemans  ·  Vlezenbeek, Belgium
Lambic - Fruit . -Deep ruby with a lighter red head, Flavor is an intensely fruity sweet and sour Raspberry with a tinge of aged hops.Virtually transparent brew.
Fruit Lambic
2.5% ABV  ·  12 IBU

Long Trail Barrel Aged Unearthed*   
Long Trail Brewing Company  ·  Bridgewater Corners, VT
A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.
Imperial Stout
9.6% ABV  ·  50 IBU

New Belgium 2016 Le Terroir Dry Hopped Sour   
New Belgium Brewing  ·  Fort Collins, CO
Golden-colored with a soft overripe peach aroma and just the right amount of tart. Earthy tones, a fruity base with even more unique fruity hops like Amarillo and Galaxy.
Mixed-Fermentation Sour Beer
7.5% ABV  ·  12 IBU
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New Belgium Rampant Imperial IPA   
New Belgium Brewing  ·  Fort Collins, CO
Burly and bitter, pours a pure copper and carries the sheen of a rightly hopped beer. The Mosaic and Calypso hops.
Double IPA
8.5% ABV  ·  85 IBU

New England Sea Hag IPA   
New England Brewing Company  ·  Woodbridge, CT
IPA with complex malt character blended with cascade and noble hops. Satisfies the "hop head" out there and won't chase away the newcomer.
American IPA
6.2% ABV  ·  65 IBU

North Coast Old Rasputin On Nitro   
North Coast Brewing Co.  ·  Fort Bragg, CA
It’s a rich, intense brew with big complex flavors and a warming finish.
Imperial Stout
9.0% ABV  ·  75 IBU

Olde Burnside Ten Penny Ale   
Olde Burnside Brewing Company  ·  CT, United States
A very dark Scottish-style ale centered around malt flavors with distinct caramel notes.
Scottish Light
5.6% ABV

Sierra Nevada Celebration   
Famous for its intense citrus and pine aromas, Celebration is bold and intense, featuring Cascade, Centennial and Chinook hops—honoring everything we have at Sierra Nevada.
American IPA
6.8% ABV  ·  65 IBU

SingleCut Billy Half-Stack IPA   
SingleCut Beersmiths  ·  Astoria, NY
Crank the Hops to the point right before taste buds bleed with an original (and hard to get) blend. At 88 IBU’s, "Half-Stack" is a relative term - As we like to say, "If it’s too hoppy, you’re too old!"
American IPA
6.6% ABV  ·  88 IBU
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Stella Artois Cidre   
Stella Artois  ·  Leuven, Belgium
Stella Artois Cidre is a crisp and refreshing European-style cider made from hand-picked apples.
English Cider
4.5% ABV  ·  38 IBU

Stony Creek Crimsang   
Stony Creek Brewery  ·  Branford, CT
A wild-fermented beer containing funky sour flavors and a variety of aromas
Mixed-Fermentation Sour Beer
9.5% ABV  ·  95 IBU

Thimble Island Lager   
Thimble Island Brewing Company  ·  Branford, CT
A light-bodied lager designed with drinkability in mind.
American Lager
5.2% ABV

Thomas Hooker Irish Red Ale   
Thomas Hooker Brewing  ·  Bloomfield, CT
An easy-drinking pint that balances toffee and caramel sweetness with a roasted dry finish.
Irish Red Ale
5.5% ABV  ·  21 IBU

Two Brothers Wobble IPA   
Two Brothers Brewing Company  ·  Warrenville, IL
Two Brothers set out to make a wide variety of creative and complex, yet balanced beers. But…once in a while we feel a need to “wobble” on the edge of really hoppy. Wobble IPA is golden in color with subtle malt character, big complex citrus and piney hop notes throughout.
American IPA
6.3% ABV  ·  69 IBU

Two Roads Lil' Heaven   
Two Roads Brewery  ·  Stratford, CT
A session IPA made with four exotic hops. Taste is of exotic fruits, with a balanced malt finish.
American IPA
4.8% ABV  ·  62 IBU

Victory Blackboard #2 Dry-Hopped Brett Pils   
Victory Brewing Company  ·  Downingtown, PA
Spicy aromas and a heavy hop presence mingle with moderate Brettanomyces character in this unique, bold pils. Earthy, woody flavors give way to a dry finish with crisp, lingering bitterness and a touch of funk.
German Pils
5.5% ABV

Wachusett Green Monsta IPA   
Wachusett Brewing Co.  ·  Westminster, MA
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
6.0% ABV  ·  55 IBU

Willibrew Brown Ryed Girl   
Willimantic Brewing Co.  ·  Willimantic, CT
A malty beer that uses its hop flavor to complement and enhance its chocolate and caramel characters.

Willibrew Certified Gold   
Willimantic Brewing Co.  ·  Willimantic, CT
Our flagship Golden ale that is balanced with Munich malt and Goldings hops, also a touch of Hallertau hops for aroma.
Blonde Ale
4.7% ABV

Willibrew Decemberfest   
Willimantic Brewing Co.  ·  Willimantic, CT
A medium-bodied German-style beer that balances its bitterness and crisp maltiness with subtle fruity notes.
5.4% ABV

Willibrew Fire Engine Red   
Willimantic Brewing Co.  ·  Willimantic, CT
As a tribute to the tireless work of our firefighters and first responders, we brewed this Red Ale with Vanguard hops, flaked Maize, Carafoam, Caramels’ 60 and 120, and 2 Row malts. A portion of the sales of this beer will be used to purchase smoke detectors for the community.

Willibrew First Class Festive Ale   
Willimantic Brewing Co.  ·  Willimantic, CT
Our yearly unfiltered Double IPA loaded with more whole cone fresh hops than any other beer we brew. Hopped with fresh Sterling, Neo, Galena, then boosted with Nugget and Magnum this juicy Festive ALe is a real mouthful!

Willibrew Junk Mail IPA   
Willimantic Brewing Co.  ·  Willimantic, CT
A brassy India Pale Ale featuring Amarillo and Simcoe hops which impart some tropical fruit and berry aromas and flavors.
American IPA
7.1% ABV

Willibrew Palepitations Pale Ale   
Willimantic Brewing Co.  ·  Willimantic, CT
This unfiltered American Pale Ale will make your heart pump for joy! Six malts and hopped with Equinox and Hallertau Blanc.

Willibrew Robo Hop IPA   
Willimantic Brewing Co.  ·  Willimantic, CT
Unfiltered India Pale Ale brewed with 2-Row, Rye, and Crystal 77 and generously hopped with Millinium, Citra, Amarillo, and Cascades!
American IPA
5.3% ABV

Willibrew Willi Creek Reserve   
Willimantic Brewing Co.  ·  Willimantic, CT
Our take on an American Malt Liquor.
American Lager
6.8% ABV

Willibrew Zok It To Me Imperial Stout   
Willimantic Brewing Co.  ·  Willimantic, CT
Brewed with Paul from Zok’s Homebrewing as an entry into the GABF Pro-Am, this Imperial Stout is a punch in the face of dark delicousness!
Imperial Stout
9.2% ABV

Events - 1


Join us for our first ever Holiday Shop at Willibrew! Relax, enjoy a brew and finish up some of your holiday shopping! We’ll have our Willibrew Gear available (we just got new designs in!), glassware, growler of the month club and gift cards, too! In fact, with gift card purchases of $50 or more we’ll be giving away a free shirt (limited quantities and designs)! PLUS look for gifts from the T...

On Deck - 5

Victory Storm King Stout   
Victory Brewing Company  ·  Downingtown, PA
Rolling in like a hurricane of flavor, Storm King is dense and full-bodied, with deep, dark chocolate flavors of roasted malts under a massive hop aroma.
Russian Imperial Stout
9.0% ABV  ·  65 IBU

SingleCut Eric! More Cowbell Chocolate Milk Stout   
SingleCut Beersmiths  ·  Astoria, NY
A very dark, full-bodied stout with creamy notes that soften its roasted, coffee-flavored qualities.
Sweet Stout
6.0% ABV
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Lawson's Finest Liquids Super Session #2   
Lawson's Finest Liquids  ·  Warren, VT
A light and refreshing beer with low alcohol, yet the full hop character of a Session IPA.
American IPA
4.8% ABV

SingleCut Billy Half-Stack IPA   
SingleCut Beersmiths  ·  Astoria, NY
Crank the Hops to the point right before taste buds bleed with an original (and hard to get) blend. At 88 IBU’s, "Half-Stack" is a relative term - As we like to say, "If it’s too hoppy, you’re too old!"
American IPA
6.6% ABV  ·  88 IBU
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Sierra Nevada Estate Homegrown Ale   
Our handmade Estate Ale highlights the flavors of home. From the sun-drenched fields of California’s North Valley comes our Estate Ale. It’s rich with the flavors of the valley—hops with earthy, grapefruit-like flavors and layered spicy aromas, and barley with mild sweetness and smooth, toasted flavors. Enjoy this remarkable homegrown ale, made with organic wet hops and barley grown at our brewery in Chico, and one of the few estate-made ales produced anywhere in the world.
American IPA
6.7% ABV  ·  67 IBU