#1 Craft Beer Destination on the Great Ocean Road

Beer Garden. Craft Beer. Local Wine. Local Produce. Live Music. Family-Friendly. Live Sports. TAB.

Situated on the Great Ocean Road in Apollo Bay where the hills meet the ocean. The Great Ocean Road Brewhouse is a craft beer haven with over 100 craft beers on offer. Warm yourself by the fire or enjoy our dog-friendly beer garden with ocean views.

On Tap we only pour the best Craft Beers, including our sister company, Otway Brewing’s Delicious line up of Prickly Moses Handcrafted Beers. Visitors to Apollo Bay will love dropping into the dog-friendly tasting room located behind the Brewhouse, known as Tastes of the Region. Here, people can sample local beer and wine and enjoy a produce platter showcasing locally produced cheeses, dips, bread, olive oil and more.

Stay in one of our eight Heritage Rooms upstairs! We offer budget-friendly accommodation options to suit single travellers, families and groups.

Thirteen local beers and two local ciders on tap: We support Australian Independent breweries and cider makers

The BAR opens at 11 am every day. The award-winning BISTRO opens every day for lunch and dinner. Check out our menus!
Free WIFI available!

To book a table in the bistro area, call (03) 5237 6240

If the dining area is full, there are still plenty of tables in the bar or beer garden

5 star ratingAmazing service and Parma/ie for solo traveller I was amazed at this little gem in such a beautiful part of the world! I was travelling alone for a week at the end of June and never have I come across more friendly service in a pub. The staff are just happy to be there. I sat in the restaurant part which was very cute and humming! The... read more

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5 star ratingAwesome They brew their own beer (not surprisingly), and it is pretty good. Great pub, and great place to stop off for a really nice beer.

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5 star ratingGreat beer lovers find We decided to visit after seeing the reviews on this site. Well worth a visit, their brown ale was fantastic and along with the other beers were great tasting. The staff were happy to pass on their wisdom. The pork tacos were lovely along with the prawns were great and both went well with the beers. Don’t miss this place... read more

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Local Donations



At the Great Ocean Road Brewhouse, we’re proud to be one of the most active and distinguished members of the Apollo Bay community. We regularly raise money to donate to local schools, sports teams, CFA and other local organisations. We are happy to consider any requests for donations. Read More

What’s On at the Brewhouse

– Every Sunday in Summer…. Timbo’s Summer Sunday Sesh (2-.5.30pm) in the back beer garden! Live tunes, fun games, free pool, happy hour specials, and more!
– Join us for a game of JOKER POKER Every Friday during Happy Hour! (NOT in January..)  Current Jackpot: $2,500 CASH
– Your Birthday?? FREE Parma! (only on Parma Night)
– DELICIOUS LUNCH & DINNER MENU (Click Here to check it out!)
Free Live Music every weekend
Full Prickly Moses Core Range
Prickly Moses Chardonnay IPA
Prickly Moses Raconteur
Prickly Moses Otway Ginger Beer
Queenscliff Brewery Swede & Sour
Coopers Pale
Coopers XPA
Great Northern
Apollo Bay Draught
Forbidden Fruit Cider Original
Forbidden Fruit Cider Apple Mango
Forbidden Fruit Cider Apple Berry
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Opening Hours

Open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week
Lunch 12 – 2pm daily*
Dinner Mon – Thurs 6pm – 8pm*
            Fri & Sat 6pm – 8.30pm*
            Sun 6pm – 8pm*
*Closing times subject to seasonal change
Closed Christmas Day

Tastes of the Region
Mon – Fri 12pm – 7pm / Sat 11am – 8pm / Sun 11am – 7pm


Call (03) 5237 6240
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