Located across the Deschutes River from the Old Mill District, GoodLife Brewing Company is a craft beer brewery with a biergarten and bierhall where you can sample quality brews while enjoying local live music and yard games in a pleasant setting in downtown Bend. Read on below to learn more about GoodLife Brewing Company in Bend, OR and why you may want to give it a try during your time in Sunriver!
The Quintessential Bend-Style Craft Beer Experience at GoodLife Brewing Company
You’ll find GoodLife Brewing in Bend, OR at 70 SW Century Dr., Bend, OR 97702. The brewery is open daily from 12:00pm to 10:00pm, with their Hoppy Hour—their clever name for Happy Hour—from 3:00pm to 6:00pm on Monday through Friday.
GoodLife Brewing Company stands out from other local craft beer purveyors for award-winning beers. Most notably, the Sweet As! Pacific Pale Ale has won multiple awards, including Best Beach Beer and Best Canned Pale Ale. The restaurant’s flagship beers, which are available year-round, include the Sweet As! Pacific Pale Ale and the Descender IPA, but several of the brewery’s limited release beers are also available all year long, including the Comatose Imperial IPA, the Brett Lager, the Redside India Red Ale, and the 29er Brown Ale.
Sustainable session-series beers and single-batch seasonal beers add even more variety to GoodLife Brewing Company’s beer list. Tie One On, Mountain Rescue, and Wildland are all delectable session ales that nod to Central Oregon’s verdant environment. And if you time your visit, you may be lucky enough to try the Pass Stout, the Scottish Heart Scotch Ale, or the Puffy Coat Porter.
Beyond the brewery’s remarkable selection of beer, GoodLife Brewing of Bend, Oregon also offers locally-made ciders, kombucha, a full bar, and rotating guest beers from other high-quality craft beer breweries, as well as a full pub fare menu.
During the months of June through October, GoodLife Brewing Company opens up its outdoor biergarten, a vibrant outside space where local musicians play and patrons of the brewery can partake in classic yard games.
You can reach the GoodLife Brewing of Bend, Oregon by phone at (541) 728-0749, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Good Life Continues
As amazing as GoodLife Brewing of Bend, Oregon is, you’ll still want to experience all that Sunriver has to offer, either before or after your visit. Perhaps your bucket list includes visiting all the breweries in the area? As beer has risen in popularity, the creativity of the brewers has caused a boon in places where you can sample this brew of life, and Sunriver Brewing Company is another local beer gone good! Offering various locations in which you can sip the nectars of Oregon, their Vicious Mosquito IPA is a favorite of all who try it! For those who prefer a sip of the harder stuff, Oregon Spirit Distillers in Bend is famous for the variety of whiskeys they offer, all created right here in Oregon. Those in the know are aware they also make their own gin, absinthe, and vodka. Their tasting room is open Wednesday through Sunday from noon until 6 PM and they offer free tours at 2 & 4 PM each day they are open.
Other places of note, although they may or may not brew their own beers or distill their own spirits, include the Twisted River Tavern in Sunriver and Crater Lakes Spirits Downtown Tasting Room in Bend. These spots are where you can really get to know the true spirit of Sunriver and Bend, make new friends, and perhaps discover your new favorite beverage!
After spending more than a few hours on your beer and spirit tour of Oregon, chances are you are starting to feel a bit hungry. Taco Salsa in Bend stays open until 4 AM—long after our northwestern bars have turned off their lights and closed for the day! Offering what many people think are the best tacos in town, their late hours eliminate the need for you to go to bed hungry, but you might want to designate a driver for this late-night munchie run! When you wake up with a powerful desire for the perfect breakfast, Hot Lava Baking & Coffee Company at the Village in Sunriver never fails to please. Offering donuts and pastries that are made fresh each morning, each bite of sugary sweetness will sweeten your disposition as the jolt of caffeine hits your blood. After a tasty scone or donut, it’s impossible to feel down and the coffee will be just what you need to look forward to another day of exciting Oregon adventures.
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