Microbrewery in Knoxville

Alliance Brewing Company

Popular with outdoorsy types coming back from the Urban WIlderness, dog-friendly Alliance's SoKno taproom offers 12 taps, some of which are devoted to resurrecting dead styles such as Kottbusser (brewed with...

Cocktail Bar in Knoxville

Peter Kern Library

This marvelous speakeasy, named for a former Knoxville mayor, sits inside a cosy space that served as the library in a former iteration of the Oliver Hotel. Thick-bound books double as drink menus and the craft...

Microbrewery in Knoxville

Crafty Bastard Brewery

This nano-brewery taproom occupies historic building space in NoKno's Emory Place district. The rustic, chipped-concrete warehouse vibe augments a defiantly independent mentality that carries over to its 12...

Beer Garden in Knoxville

Bearden Beer Market

Part beer garden, part beer store, this no-frills place in western Knoxville epitomizes the best of Scruffy City. The 'garden' – dotted with various tables and chairs on cracked concrete slabs – is tucked tight...

Bar in Knoxville

Suttree's High Gravity Tavern

With more than 30 rotating and innovative craft beers on tap, from breweries across the Southeast, Suttree's is a smart stop for beer connoisseurs. There's a solid bourbon and whiskey list, too, and folks rave...

Coffee in Knoxville

Honeybee Coffee Co

If they take too long to make your latte at this spare-but-comfy coffee shop, they might just give it to you gratis. Honeybee is a convenient stop between downtown Knoxville and the hiking and biking trails in...