6,962 Ratings
Score: 3.64
1787 Brewing Company Claim
43 South 4th street
Hamburg, PA 19526
(484) 665-3032
Thu 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Open Now
Fri 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Open Now
Sat 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Open Now
Sun 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Open Now
We are a brewery nestled in downtown Hamburg with a love for beer just as big as our love for the town. Taste our beer and experience Hamburg's history!
Payment options: Cash, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover
Parking: Parking lot, Street parking
Price range: $$
  • Good for groups
  • Good for kids
  • Outdoor seating
  • Takes reservations
  • Waiter service
Fern Sholly
Style: IPA - American
ABV: 7.0%
IBUs: 70
# Ratings: 876
Score: 3.60
Named after Hamburg native Fern Shollenberger, who played third base in the All-American girls pro baseball league from 1946-1954. This beer has a balanced hop bitterness, flavor and aroma from Centennial and Citra hops. A very easy drinking IPA.
Black Bridge Stout
Style: Stout - American
ABV: 6.0%
# Ratings: 481
Score: 3.74
This strong roasted malt flavored beer is named after the bridge our parents always warned us about. Coffee and a very pronounced hop flavor make this beer as irresistible as taking a leap from the bridge into the Skook! Don’t tell Mom!
Towpath Mango
Style: Blonde Ale
ABV: 4.5%
# Ratings: 461
Score: 3.59
A blonde ale flavored with mango puree.
Blue Rocks
Style: IPA - New England
ABV: 7.0%
IBUs: 54
# Ratings: 415
Score: 3.80
This New England style IPA is named after the 15 acre rock field that is located North East of Hamburg. This is an American IPA that features mostly tropical fruit hop aroma and flavor. Heavily dry hopped to provide a fuller body, smoother flavor, and less bitterness than your standard IPA.
Saint Mary's Belgian Ale
Style: Belgian Strong Golden Ale
ABV: 9.0%
# Ratings: 216
Score: 3.66
Brewed with Pilsner and Special Malt, this Belgian style ale has a nice combination of spice and dark fruit, with a soft malt character. Named after the Catholic Church that once graced State Street, this beer has a higher alcohol content and is sneaky smooth.
Kittatinny Wheat
Style: Wheat Beer - American Pale Wheat
ABV: 5.5%
IBUs: 20
# Ratings: 204
Score: 3.61
A pale, spicy, fruity, refreshing wheat-based ale that is named after the Kittatinny Ridge, the premier raptor migration corridor in the Northeastern U.S., where the best known hawk watching site in the east, Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, is located.
Sucker Punch Cherry Sour
Style: Sour - Other
ABV: 3.7%
# Ratings: 199
Score: 3.76
Penn Steel
Style: Lager - Pale
ABV: 4.0%
# Ratings: 121
Score: 3.43
A pale colored lager beer with a well attenuated body and a touch of noble hop bitterness. This beer is a tribute to all the hard working men and women of Hamburg's Pennsylvania Steel Foundry whose home was on South 3rd Street from 1964-2001.
Blueberry Wheat
Style: Wheat Beer - Other
# Ratings: 60
Score: 3.48
Style: Bock - Weizenbock
ABV: 8.4%
IBUs: 27
# Ratings: 50
Score: 3.70
William McKinley Prosperity Stout
Style: Stout - Oatmeal
ABV: 6.7%
# Ratings: 1
Score: 4.25
A Berks county brewers collaboration. A milk and honey oatmeal stout. Rich flavors, creamy snd delightful. Brewed with rolled oats, lactose, malts, and Pennsylvania wildflower honey.
Style: IPA - American
ABV: 5.7%
IBUs: 77
# Ratings: 627
Score: 3.66
An old German/Dutch quote. The Dunnerwetter is an India Pale Ale that offers notes of fruit and pine. Simcoe hops create a smooth, clean bitterness that every IPA drinker loves.“Dunnerwetter” means thunderstorm in Pennsylvania Dutch.
Hawk Power
Style: Red Ale - American Amber / Red
ABV: 5.0%
IBUs: 47
# Ratings: 477
Score: 3.54
A slightly bitter beer with a smooth malt character. Caramel malt adds a toasted, toffee flavor finishing with citrusy hops.
Etchberger's Honor
Style: Stout - Oatmeal
ABV: 6.2%
IBUs: 55
# Ratings: 370
Score: 3.70
Named after Hamburg’s Medal of Honor recipient Richard Etchberger. This beer is roasty and smooth with a slight oatmeal note.
The Rock
Style: Blonde Ale
ABV: 4.5%
# Ratings: 333
Score: 3.51
An easy drinking beer with no dominating malt or hop characteristics. Named after the famous “Rock” that would attract swimmers from afar.
Kaercher Stadt Blackberry Porter
Style: Porter - American
ABV: 7.0%
IBUs: 33
# Ratings: 282
Score: 3.69
Named for the 250 acres of building lots that became Hamburg in 1787. This beer has a slight roast and smoke complimented with real blackberries.
Apple Jack
Style: Brown Ale - Other
ABV: 5.5%
IBUs: 31
# Ratings: 248
Score: 3.68
Brown Ale flavored with apple butter and cinnamon.
5 And 10 Pale Ale
Style: Pale Ale - American
ABV: 6.0%
IBUs: 30
# Ratings: 229
Score: 3.50
Named after Miller's 5 & 10, the building in which 1787 Brewing Company is now located. There's nothing complicated about this beer. Pale malt with a handful of Munich and you have yourself an easy to drink beer that started the craft beer revolution.
Boil Water Advisory
Style: Pale Ale - American
ABV: 6.0%
IBUs: 30
# Ratings: 209
Score: 3.63
The King's Frost
Style: Pumpkin / Yam Beer
ABV: 5.5%
IBUs: 6
# Ratings: 171
Score: 3.72
Fresh Hopped IPA
Style: IPA - American
ABV: 6.4%
IBUs: 50
# Ratings: 148
Score: 3.63
Slim Series
Every 3rd Wednesday
Style: Brown Ale - American
ABV: 5.8%
# Ratings: 126
Score: 3.69
A roasty, chocolatey brown ale, finished with a touch of toasted coconut. This beer is a tribute to the infamous Piper's Pit incident that took place here at the Hamburg Fieldhouse in '84: Roddy, a coconut, and Jimmy's head. WWF events were held "every third Wednesday."
Basement Santa Peppermint Stout
Style: Stout - American
ABV: 7.5%
# Ratings: 124
Score: 3.72
Slim Series
Uncle Jake’s IPA
Style: IPA - Session / India Session Ale
ABV: 6.0%
# Ratings: 117
Score: 3.79
Style: Brown Ale - American
ABV: 5.5%
# Ratings: 87
Score: 3.56
Towpath “TANGO” Tangerine
Style: Blonde Ale
ABV: 4.5%
# Ratings: 63
Score: 3.78