Founded in 1986, Abita Brewing Company, in its first year, produced 1,500 barrels of beer. In 2005, Abita escaped serious damages caused by hurricane Katrina and resumed back with a bang! Today, they brew over 62,000 barrels of beer and 3,000 barrels of root beer. The brewery is the 31st largest brewery in the U.S. and are distributed in 37 states—and all of this with just 46 employees. Their Brewpub is open regular hours serving fried seafood favorites and other casual fare. The profits from associated merchandise goes to the Louisiana Disaster Recovery Foundation. Abita just gets bigger and bigger day by day and they keep adopting the practices of other regional craft breweries. Take a tour around this massive brewery and you would be delighted with this unique experience!
- Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
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