A brewpub is defined as a brewer who produces beer for sale on-site, such as in an associated pub or restaurant. Current Texas law does not allow brewpubs to package for retail sale.

Net 2012: 2 brewpubs opened, 1 brewpub closed
Total: 29 independent brewpubs

Texas Brewpubs:

North Texas

Humperdink's (Arlington and Dallas, 3 locations)
TwoRows Restaurant & Brewery (Addison)
Uncle Buck's Brewery & Steakhouse (Grapevine)
Union Bear (Dallas) new!
Zio Carlo Magnolia Brew Pub (Fort Worth)

Central Texas

The Barber Shop (Dripping Springs)
Black Star Co-op Pub & Brewery (Austin)
Dodging Duck Brewhaus (Boerne)
Double Horn Brewing Company (Marble Falls)
The Draught House (Austin)
Faust Brewing Company (New Braunfels)
Flix Brewhouse (Round Rock)
Fredericksburg Brewing Company (Fredericksburg)
Lovejoys Tap Room & Brewery (Austin) closed
Namaste Brewing (Austin) new!
North by Northwest Restaurant & Brewery (Austin)
Pecan Street Brewing (Johnson City)
Root Cellar Cafe & Gallery (San Marcos)
Uncle Billy's Brew & Que (Austin, 2 locations)
Wimberley Brewing Company (Wimberley)

East Texas


West Texas

Big Texan Steak Ranch (Amarillo)
Cypress Street Station (Abilene)
Eola School, Restaurant & Brewery (Eola)
Jaxon's Restaurant & Brewing Company (El Paso, 4 locations)
Triple J Chophouse & Brew Company (Lubbock)

South Texas

Blue Star Brewing Company (San Antonio)
Freetail Brewing Company (San Antonio)
Padre Island Brewing Company (Padre Island)
Port Aransas Brewing Company (Port Aransas)

Out-of-State Franchises:

BJ's Restaurant & Brewery (multiple locations statewide)
Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant (Plano and Dallas)


The Covey Restaurant & Brewery (Fort Worth), closed 2010
TwoRows Restaurant & Brewery (Houston), closed 2010

Corrections and updates are welcome.