Do you have food at the brewery? Can I bring my own?
We have light snacks (chips/pretzels) for sale. On select Saturdays, food trucks visit the brewery. Please check the upcoming schedule. Visitors are also welcome to BYOF (bring your own food) and enjoy at our bar, courtyard, or beer garden.
Do you fill growlers at the brewery?
Yes! We have a new growler filler with 15-20 of your favorite Abita brews available to fill. We sell Abita growlers onsite, but we'll be happy to fill your 64 oz. growler. Please be sure to clean your growler prior to arriving!
Where is Abita Brewing Co. located?
The Abita Brewing Company is located at:
166 Barbee Road
Covington, LA 70433
What are your tour times?
Our guided and self-guided tours are as followed:
Guided Tour Times:
Wed & Thu: 2pm & 4pm
Fri: 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
Sat: 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm & 4pm
Sun: 12pm, 2pm & 3pm
Self-Guided Tour Times:
Mon & Tues: 11am – 4pm
Wed & Thurs: 11am – 1pm
Fri: 11am – 12pm
What are your Tap Room and retail shop hours?
Our Tap Room and retail shop hours are Sun – Thu: 11AM – 7PM and Fri – Sat: 10AM – 8PM.
What methods of payment do you accept in the Tasting Room and gift shop?
We accept credit and debit cards only. No cash or personal checks can be used to pay for tours, beer, or retail items.
What is the cost of your brewery tour and your reservation policy?
Our tours are $8 and include four 4 oz. samples of our beer. Reservations can be made in advance up to 12-hours before your tour. We also leave spots open on all of our guided tours for walk-ins.
Are children welcome at the Visitor Center?
Yes, the Tap Room and tour is open to all ages. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. You must be 21 years of age or older to consume our beer. Root beer is available for visitors under the age of 21.
Can you accommodate a special request tour?
Absolutely! We will consider special request tours for groups of 25 or more. To set up a special request tour, contact firstname.lastname@example.org and specify the desired date and time of the tour.
How do I contact the tour department?
Call 985-893-3143 ext 201 or email email@example.com.
Can I bring my pet to the brewery tour?
As much as we love our furry friends, we do not allow animals at the brewery.
What brews do you have on tap in the Tasting Room?
We typically have available all Abita flagships, the current seasonal brew, and the current Select Series. From time to time, we offer experimental beers. For the full list of beers currently on tap, visit our Tap Room page.
What if I need to cancel or change my tour reservation? Do you offer refunds?
If you need to change the date or time of your tour reservation, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 985-893-3143 ext 201. We do not offer refunds for tours. We are happy to accommodate your party on another date or time that works with your schedule.
Do you sell beer at the brewery?
Yes. We sell pints, half pints, and flights of our beer in our Tap Room to guests 21 years of age or older.
We sell 6 packs of Maison Blanc, Bayou Bootlegger, and certain seasonals. We also sell 6 packs of Root Beer in the retail shop.