There’s nothing more refreshing than an ice-cold beer after a day of adventure in the Cascades. If you’re searching for bars in Leavenworth, WA, you’re in luck! Our charming Bavarian village is home to several amazing pubs, craft breweries, wineries, and distilleries. Come unwind with a couple of drinks, enjoy a tasting, or stay out and explore the buzzing nightlife scene. Here are some of the best local hangouts to try first!
The following are just some of our favorite bars in Leavenworth, WA. Make sure to request access to our complimentary Travel Guide for a complete list of recommended bars, pubs, wineries, and Leavenworth restaurants. It’s full of tips to help you experience your getaway to the fullest!
Your Guide to the Best Bars in Leavenworth, WA
1. Icicle Brewing Company
If you’re looking for a quality beer, head over to Icicle Brewing Company. Sourced right from the Pacific Northwest Region, these may just be some of the freshest brews you’ll ever taste! The malted barley, hops, and yeast is all delivered locally, but the real secret is in the water. It comes directly from Icicle Creek, which is located less than a mile from the brewery! Stop in for a tasting and enjoy a wide range of delicious craft brews on tap. The tasting room is open Sunday – Thursday from 11 a.m. until 10 p.m. and Friday – Saturday from 11 a.m. until 11 p.m.
2. Blue Spirits Distilling
If you’re in the mood for a great libation, Blue Spirits Distilling is sure to impress. From gin and whiskey to rum and tequila, they have a little bit of everything on the menu. They are especially known for their infused vodkas, which are made from pristine Lake Chelan water. In addition to its original Front Street location, Blue Spirits Distilling has just opened a new tasting room right in the heart of downtown. Stop by either location for a tasting, small bites, or expertly crafted cocktails. While you’re there, make sure to try their famous pickle vodka! Featured by Delish and Thrillist, it’s the spirit you never knew you needed in your life.
3. The Loft Bar and Grill
This down-to-earth hangout is the place to go for great beer, delicious food, and fantastic live music. Here, you’ll find one of the largest selections of Pacific Northwest microbrews around, as well as specialty cocktails. We also love that there is nightly entertainment, whether that’s trivia night, karaoke, live bands, or DJ house music and dancing. It’s always a good time at The Loft Bar and Grill! The bar is open Monday – Saturday from 10 a.m. until 2 a.m. and Sundays from 10 a.m. until midnight.
4. Munchen Haus
No trip to Leavenworth is complete without visiting a German-themed bar (or several)! Munchen Haus is a popular Bavarian grill and beer garden in downtown Leavenworth. Relax in the courtyard, sip a cold Northwest craft brew, and pair it with a tasty German sausage. And if you’re visiting during the summertime, make sure to catch one of the free live music performances!
5. Doghaus Brewery
Do you love dogs? Do you love beer? This dog-friendly nano-brewery combines the best of both worlds! This cozy tasting room is small but offers a very relaxed atmosphere. The bartenders are friendly and each of the beers features a unique, canine-related name. Check it out and see what’s on tap!
6. Blewett Brewing Company
If you’re craving beer and a slice of pizza, you’ll want to visit Blewett Brewing Company. From German Lagers and Chocolate Stouts to hoppy IPA’s, there is something for every beer enthusiast. The bar also features a great selection of cider, wine, and pizza. Order your favorite brew or order a flight of five. You can even fill up a Crowler to-go! Before you go, make sure to check out their current specials.
7. Leavenworth Cider House
Calling all hard cider-lovers! If you’ve been searching for a quality cider, you must visit Leavenworth Cider House. This local bar features tasty food, great beer, and 25 ciders on tap – the most diverse selection in town! Each has been thoughtfully selected based on high-caliber ingredients for a quality you can taste.
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Book Your Stay at Pine River Ranch
After a fabulous night out on the town, come kick back and relax at Pine River Ranch! Nestled in the Cascade Mountains, our beautiful bed and breakfast is convenient to all of the best bars, breweries, restaurants, and things to do in Leavenworth. Unlike generic Leavenworth hotels, our rustic suites offer the perfect blend of charm and comfort. Many of them feature jetted tubs, propane rock fireplaces, kitchenettes, arbor log beds, private decks, and flat-screen televisions with DIRECTV. Each room is fully equipped with the best amenities to ensure your stay is a comfortable one. We’ll also hand-deliver a piping-hot homemade breakfast to your door each morning!
Would you like to make your getaway even sweeter? Check out our current specials and savory extras! Enhance your Leavenworth getaway with a growler of beer, cider, champagne, or a bottle of wine. Pair it with chocolate delectables, Pub Mix, or an artisan cheese tray. Just let us know and we’ll be happy to accommodate a delicious arrangement for you! So, what are you waiting for? Check our availability and come experience Leavenworth to the fullest. We look forward to seeing you soon!