About Us

Manasota's 1st Craft Beer & Growler Pub

Sarasota & Bradenton Craft Beer Pub

We are the 1st Craft Beer And Growler Pub in Sarasota/Manatee acting both as a spot to purchase and fill 64- and 32-ounce growlers from the spots 45 taps and a casual place to hang out and down a pint.

Our taps are filled with a wide array of brews, ranging from Belgian-style ales to ciders , as well as everything from wheat beer to IPAs. We also have a big selection of Florida beers. You can either buy a growler there and have them fill it for you, or you can bring your own from home, then take it with you to enjoy the pleasure of craft drafts in your home.

Of course, you can also stay and have a drink in the shop, or at the outdoor tables in front. Besides pints of all the beers on tap, we offer a vast array of beer flights so you can sample a wide variety before you commit to what you want in your growler.

We also serve sodas, root beer, a rotating craft soda, and a handful of wines by the glass, just to cover all the bases. Enjoy our delicious selection of beer snacks and entrees that will perfectly compliment your favorite craft beer or wine.

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  • Come Visit Us

    Come Get Your Growler
    Beer, Cider, Soda & Wine

    CGTG is located on Main Street in Lakewood Ranch,
    only 20 minutes from Sarasota, in Manatee County Florida.


    Monday | 3pm - 10pm
    Tues - Thurs Fri | 12pm - 10:00pm
    Friday | 12:00pm - 12:00am
    Saturday | 11:30am - 12:00am
    Sunday | 12pm - 9pm