The Anacortes Brewery and Rockfish Grill


The Anacortes Brewery is located at 320 Commercial Ave in Anacortes, WA. If you are taking the ferry to the San Juans from Anacortes, this is a great place to stop for lunch or dinner. We have enjoyed the food and the beer on many occaisons.


Anacortes Brewery Labels (from the website)

They have a great selection of beers on including:

Pilsner - Czech style lager with light golden color from pale and Munich malts. Cold storage (lagering) for several weeks provides smoothness, subtle malt flavor, and imported Saaz hop distinction. 5% ABV

Amber - Northwest style amber colored ale featuring good flavor and aroma and slight fruitiness from ale fermentation. 5% ABV

Porter - Rich, dark ale with complex flavor from four malts and three hop varieties. Chocolate malt dominates taste and color in this otherwise balanced brew. Made with Columbus, Perle and Cascade hops. 4.6% ABV

India Pale Ale (IPA) - Our award winning India Pale Ale emphasizes Northwest hop varieties and features significant hop flavor, bitterness and aroma from Columbus, Cascade and Simcoe. 6.1% ABV

Stout - Robust, dark and full of flavor. Roasted barley, black malt and chocolate malt give classic flavor, color and aroma. 5% ABV

Old Sebastes Barley Wine - Our strongest ale annually. Copious amounts of four different barleys provide significant maltiness. Ages well with dramatic flavor evolution. 9.9% ABV

Noel Winter Ale - Brewed to celebrate the holiday season, this winter warmer uses various aromatic specialty malts and has a prominent hop character from mild American Noble varieties. 7% ABV

Aviator Doppelbock - This bold and big bodied double strong bock is dark and malty with good hop character from German Tettnang and Hallertau vartieties. A meal in a glass! 8.4% ABV

Hefewezein - Anacortes Hefeweizen is relatively dry, mildly hopped with Perle and Mt Hood varieties with a traditional Bavarian aroma and flavor. 4.6% ABV

Vienna - Smooth, malty amber lager with a delicate hop aroma and balanced bitterness from Perle and Mt Hood varieties. 4.8% ABV

Oktoberfest - Anacortes Oktoberfest celebrates the traditional Bavarian festival with a malty, full bodied brew hopped for balance and lagered for six weeks in one of Washington's most authentic cold storage cellars. 6.4% ABV

Extra Special Bitter (ESB) - Great aroma from the use of imported Maris Otter malt with a warm copper color from the addition of 80L Crystal malt. Bittered with Simcoe and dry hopped with Simcoe and Willamete varieties. 6.1% ABV

Broadsword Scottish Ale - This strong Scottish ale has robust malty flavors with subtle smokiness and a balanced bittereness from Perle, Cascade and Mt Hood hops. Broadsword is made with Black Patent, Caramel, Chocolate, Munich and Peat smoked malts for a dark color and rich flavor. 8.3% ABV

Red Ale - Modeled after a classic "mild" ale with low hopping and alcohol for easy drinking. 4.2% ABV

Golden Lizard Belgian Wit - Pale and wheat malts result in a light bodied ale. Belgian yeast provides traditional flavor and esters. Lightly hopped with Perle. This beer has been uniquely spiced with coriander, sweet and bitter orange peel, cumin seed, fresh basil, grains of paradise and angelica root. 4.5% ABV

Klosterbier - Originally brewed at the Anacortes Brewery under the guidance of the visiting Brewmaster of Kalt Loch Brewery in Bavaria, this beer is modeled after a dark lager brewed by Kalt Loch for the Engelberg monastery. Our version uses Perle hops and a portion of apple wood smoked malt. 5.3 % ABV

Helles Festival Lager - Pale coloerd, light bodied summer lager brewed in the traditional German style. Hopped for balance with German noble varieties, this is a great session beer. 4.8% ABV

Marzen - A smooth, amber lager comparable to an Oktoberfest, malty with a delicate hop aroma and balanced bitterness from Perle, Hallertau and Tettnang varieties. 6.4% ABV

Honey Cream Ale - A smooth, blond ale brewed with local honey and lagered for crispness featuring delicate hop aroma and balanced bitterness from Willamete hops. 6.2% ABV

Brown Ale - Brown Ale – Our take on the classic English Brown has a good malt profile with low bitterness and a moderate alcohol content. 4.2% ABV


The Brewpub

The bar - check out all the varieties on tap


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