We are a fiercely independently owned craft brewery… and we’re damn proud of it! Great Lakes celebrated 35 years in the craft beer business in 2022, making us one of the oldest independent craft breweries in Canada.
We specialize in producing flavourful beers that will be sure to awaken your taste buds with each sip. From unique seasonal ales, bottle conditioned releases, year-round ales and premium lagers to our 7 Barrel and Tank Ten Series of beers, GLB produces a variety of products to be enjoyed by everyone!
Based in Etobicoke at 30 Queen Elizabeth Blvd., and at 11 Lower Jarvis (GLB Brewpub), GLB has two retail stores, offers free local home delivery, participates in a number of community oriented initiatives, and firmly believes that supporting local tastes GREAT.
The Beginning OF SOMETHING SPECIAL
Great Lakes Brewery incorporated on February 12, 1987 and soon after opened their brewery at 155 Clark Blvd in Brampton, Ontario. There were 5 co-founders who named the brewery Great Lakes because they dreamt of opening 5 breweries around the Great Lakes.