There are many amazing breweries in Bellingham, WA, and throughout Whatcom county.
This list was voted on by the brokers at the John L. Scott Real Estate Bellingham Office, for our personal favorites.

5. Wander Brewing

Wander Brewing was founded in 2013 by Chad and Colleen Kuehl, and has since become a popular destination for beer enthusiasts in the Pacific Northwest.

The brewery’s focus is on creating unique and flavorful beers using local ingredients whenever possible. They offer a wide variety of styles, from traditional IPAs and stouts to more experimental brews like sour ales and barrel-aged beers.

In addition to their taproom, Wander Brewing distributes their beers throughout Washington and Oregon. They also have a strong commitment to sustainability, using solar panels to power their brewery and implementing other eco-friendly practices.

Overall, Wander Brewing is a well-respected member of the Bellingham community and the wider craft beer industry, known for its quality and creativity in brewing.

Address: 1807 Dean Ave, Bellingham, WA 98225

4. Kulshan Brewing Company

Kulshan Brewing Company is another popular craft brewery in Bellingham, Washington, founded in 2012 by Dave Vitt and Scott Hansen. The brewery takes its name from the nearby Mount Kulshan (also known as Mount Baker), which is visible from its original location.

Kulshan Brewing Company is known for its award-winning beers, particularly its hop-forward IPAs and its seasonal offerings. They also have a strong commitment to sustainability, with a solar panel system that provides a significant portion of their electricity needs.

In addition to its original location, Kulshan Brewing Company has expanded to two other locations in Bellingham: Kulshan Brewing Company on James Street and K2 Taproom and Brewery. They also distribute their beers throughout Washington and Oregon.

Overall, Kulshan Brewery has become a beloved part of the Bellingham community, known for its quality beers, commitment to sustainability, and dedication to supporting local organizations and events.


2238 James Street, Bellingham, WA 98225

1538 Kentucky Street, Bellingham, WA 98225

298 W Laurel St, Bellingham, WA 98225

3. Aslan Brewing Company

Aslan Brewing Company is a well-known craft brewery located in downtown Bellingham. It was founded in 2012 by Jack Lamb and Frank Trosset, and has since become a popular destination for beer lovers in the Pacific Northwest.

Aslan Brewing Company is known for its commitment to using organic ingredients whenever possible and for producing a wide range of beer styles, from classic ales and lagers to more experimental brews like barrel-aged sours and hazy IPAs. They also have a strong focus on sustainability, with initiatives like composting and sourcing ingredients locally.

In addition to its taproom in downtown Bellingham, Aslan Brewing Company has also opened a second location called Aslan Depot (also downtown), which includes a brewery, beer garden, and restaurant. They distribute their beers throughout Washington, Oregon, and California, and have won numerous awards for their beers and sustainability efforts.


1330 N Forest St, Bellingham, WA 98225

1322 N State St, Bellingham, WA 98225

2. North Fork Brewery

North Fork Brewery is a craft brewery and pizza restaurant located in both downtown Bellingham, as well as Deming Washington, which is about 20 miles east of Bellingham, Washington. The Deming location was founded in 1997 by Sandy Savage, and has since become a popular destination for locals and visitors alike.

North Fork Brewery in Deming is known for its unique atmosphere, which includes a treehouse dining room, a beer garden, and a stage for live music performances. They produce a variety of beers, including classic ales and lagers, as well as more experimental and seasonal brews. They also make their own sodas and root beer.

In addition to its beer and pizza offerings, North Fork Brewery hosts regular events like trivia nights, open mic nights, and live music shows. They have a strong commitment to supporting the local communities they serve, and often participate in charity events and fundraisers.

Overall, North Fork Brewery is a beloved institution in the Bellingham area, known for its fun atmosphere, tasty pizza, and unique beers.


Barrel House & Beer Shrine
1900 Grant Street, Suite 101, Bellingham, WA 98225

North Fork Brewery, Pizzeria and Beer Shrine
6186 Mt. Baker Highway, Deming, WA 98244

1. Twin Sisters Brewing Company

Voted #1 by our brokers at John L Scott Real Estate Bellingham

Twin Sisters Brewing Company is a craft brewery and restaurant located in Bellingham, Washington. It was founded in 2017 by twin brothers, Jamie and Jeff VandenBerg, who grew up in the Bellingham area. The owner has twin sons, but landed on Twin Sisters for the name.

Twin Sisters Brewing Company is known for it’s huge outdoor courtyard and two indoor spaces, making it incredibly popular for parties and other social gatherings. They offer high-quality beers, which include classic styles like IPAs and stouts as well as more unique offerings like kettle sours and Belgian saisons. They also offer a full food menu, featuring locally sourced ingredients and a focus on farm-to-table cuisine.

In addition to its main location in Bellingham, Twin Sisters Brewing Company has also opened a second location in Ferndale, which features a taproom and also offers a large outdoor space for events and live music performances.

Overall, Twin Sisters Brewing Company has become a popular destination for beer and food lovers in the Bellingham and Ferndale area.

Address: 500 Carolina Street, Bellingham, WA 98225

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