Drink Coastal in Cannon Beach

Public coast beer can and Haystack rock

Brewery hopping in Cannon Beach offers a unique opportunity to taste locally-brewed craft beer while enjoying stunning coastal scenery. Spend the day exploring the best beer on the Pacific Coast and discover everything the quaint town of Cannon Beach has to offer. We’ve created a tried and true brewery tour of Cannon Beach for your next adventure. 

Public Coast Brewing 

Only a 20-minute walk (5-minute drive) from Hallmark Resort & Spa Cannon Beach, this brewery stands out as a must-drink while in town. Public Coast Brewing prioritizes using fresh ingredients from their own farm, Public Coast Farm, as well as other local farms to ensure top-notch quality and support the local economy. In addition to their in-house brewed beer, visitors can enjoy delicious pub fare and daily-caught seafood. 

Public Coast is also a stop on the North Coast Craft Beer Trail—a fun interactive way to explore the Oregon coastline. And with a free mobile pass, you can explore the brewers making the coast taste of adventure. Want to extend your vacation? Make your visit a road trip and hit all 12 locations along the coastline to earn your reward: an Oregon’s North Coast Craft Beer Trail glass mug. 

Bill’s Tavern & Brewhouse

Only a 15-minute walk from Hallmark Resort & Spa Cannon Beach (4-minute drive) Bill’s Tavern & Brewhouse is a kid-friendly brewpub with handcrafted beer and pub fare in the heart of downtown Cannon Beach. This brewpub offers a dog-friendly patio, allowing your furry friend to accompany you while you brewery hop. Bill’s Tavern provides a saloon-style interior for a cozy vibe while on the coast – pair that with their tasty microbrews, this is a great stop on your tour. Don’t forget to stop on the way over to the tavern at one of Cannon Beach’s many welcoming shops. With everything from galleries to hand-pulled taffy, no matter what you’re searching for, you’ll want to take a little piece of Cannon Beach home with you.  

Pelican Brewery and bikes

Pelican Brewing

Get your fill of craft beers and local seafood at Pelican Brewing only mere steps from Hallmark. This is the perfect place to grab a tasty beer brewed right in Cannon Beach without straying far from your room. Pelican Brewing’s award-winning beer is a must-try, with over 300 prestigious beer awards to their name. Savor one of their classic favorites like the Cape Crasher PNW pale ale or be adventurous and sample a new flavor from their rotating series that changes with the season like the Bronze God a märzen style lager. You can even bring your furry friend along and relax on their patio, enjoying the refreshing ocean breeze.

Seaside sign

Seaside, Oregon

Want to take your brewpub tour up the coast? Seaside, Oregon, only about 20 minutes from Hallmark Resort & Spa Cannon Beach, is a beautiful coastal town with great breweries and wineries. 

If there is rain in the forecast, spend the afternoon in Seaside and catch a movie and a craft brew! Experience delicious beers made in-house at Sisu Beer located inside the historic Times Theatre, brewed on-site right behind the screen. Unfortunately, there are no dogs allowed, but understandable since they wouldn’t get the major plot points anyway. 

Beer flight

Want top-notch BBQ? Seaside Brewery has great barbeque and coastal beer crafted using the fresh rainwater from Humbig Mountain. The no-frills, serious brewers at Seaside Brewery have created a trove of tasty ales brewed on-site for trying. This is the ideal pub to meet like-minded beer drinkers and make new friends. Dogs are welcome on the patio so everyone can enjoy Seaside.

Not a beer fan? Seaside has delectable wine at Evoke Winery. With 4 different tasting flights, you are sure to find the right fit for your palette. This family-friendly winery offers cheese trays and other small bites while you sip. Don’t forget your pup—with Evoke’s large patio seating, there is room for the whole family. 

wine pouring in glasses

Other Options for Imbibing in Cannon Beach

Want wine without leaving Cannon Beach? Tastings are available at two of the local wine shops: The Wine Shack and Laurels Wine Shop

If whiskey is more your style, consider visiting MacGregor’s Whiskey Bar in Cannon Beach. You can even try a flight to find the perfect flavor for your palate—Irish Whiskey, Japanese Whiskey and even Oregon Whiskey are in the mix, as well as Rum, Rye and Tequila flights. Non-whiskey drinkers are still welcome so it’s a great spot for the whole group, as they also serve beer, wine, cider, and non-alcoholic beverages. 

Want to explore Cannon Beaches brews in a whole new way? Try a fat bike! The only way to properly bike the coast is on a fat bike, with their massive wheels you can maneuver the sandy beaches of Oregon with ease. The renowned Cannon Beach Fat Bike Festival returns May 12-14th with an exciting lineup of activities only $40 to join. From beer sampling to beach bike rides, a “Community Scavenger Hunt”, and E-bikes available (no permit required) there is something for everyone! 

Make your own bar! 

Cannon Beach allows drinks on the sand so pick up a few at the local liquor store or one of the great shops in this blog and hit the beach. Nothing’s better than a cool drink in your hand while watching the waves crash on the coastline. You can even have a fire right on the beach while you sip with Hallmark Resort Cannon Beach’s S’mores Package

Don’t want to leave the resort? Hallmark’s Lover’s Retreat Package, Sweetheart Package, or Romance Escape Package all include chilled champagne!

With a tried and true brewery tour, visitors can explore the best beer on the Pacific Coast and discover all Cannon Beach has to offer. Whether you prefer beer, wine, cider, whiskey, or Diet Coke, there’s something for everyone to enjoy while drinking coastal. No matter how you choose to vacation, remember to always drink responsibly and have a designated driver or choose to walk to your destination. Book your room today at Hallmark Resort & Spa for the perfect beach getaway.