Bullfrog Brewery is an award-winning, independent craft microbrewery, brewpub, eatery, and live music venue nestled comfortably in the vibrant heart of downtown Williamsport ... a city that is, itself, the cultural heart of scenic Northcentral Pennsylvania. Born of fortuitous circumstance and ambitious aspiration, we opened in August of 1996 with a committed 'focal on local' philosophy and a simple yet lofty goal ... to be the place that people need to spend time, to brew beers that people need to have in their life, to offer food that people need to eat, to offer live music that people need to hear, and to be the kind of establishment that our beloved staff need to work.

We strive daily to make a positive impression on the world while limiting our footprint on it, and we invite you to join us and help in the process by simply enjoying yourself here (or drinking our beers from afar). From the start, we chose our community-minded and 'farm-to-table' approaches in what we serve you from both our taps and our kitchen because it truly matters to us. With each visit, you aren't merely supporting us ... you're supporting a community of locally-owned and operated, sustainably-run, environmentally and socially conscious businesses. Where and what you drink and eat really does make a world of difference ... and makes a difference in our world.

Here at 'The Frog,' as we're often and affectionately referred to ... once you spend some time with us, we'd like to think that we'll become your favorite place to be, if not your home-away-from-home. Hop on in and celebrate life with great beer, food, music, and friends here at our 'pad!'


We are dedicated to artfully and lovingly crafting the finest ales, lagers, and specialty beers imaginable, and we feature a continually rotating menu of staple, seasonal, and distinct craft brews ... blending old-world craftsmanship with a distinctly modern palette of flavors and ingredients, and at every opportunity endeavor to make use of local hops, berries, herbs, fruits, frogs (kidding!), or locally roasted, estate-grown coffees from our great friends at Alabaster Coffee Roaster & Tea Company of downtown Williamsport.

Over the years, we have brewed and served up almost every style of beer catalogued, and even a few that aren't (well over 380 and counting). We have always had a penchant for showcasing 'Belgish' (Belgian-style) ales that, in our humble opinion, offer the drinker the most exciting and adventurous taste experience the world of beer has to offer. We are perhaps best known around the planet for our so-called 'sour beers' (as oft referred to) ... Belgian, Flemish/Flanders-style or Gueuze-inspired, barrel-aged (some tank-aged) American wild ales such as Le Roar Grrrz, Rood Bruin, Old Gold, or Jong Bruin ... as well as our tantalizingly tart, fruited farmhouse wheats or our quenching, tastebud-tickling, and champagne-esque Funny Farmhouse fermented cider. But, we by no means limit ourselves to those brewing traditions alone, as we always enjoy having fun with our frothy offerings to you. Because ... well ... beer is fun!

Our noteworthy beers have won many prestigious awards and accolades, including Gold & Bronze medals at the Great American Beer Festival and Gold & Silver medals at the World Beer Cup. Bullfrog Brewery has also twice been honored by RateBeer.com, ranking us among the Top 100 Brewers In The World for 2016 (from among over 22,000 brewers worldwide), as well as also garnering 7 of the Top 25 Beers Brewed In Pennsylvania. CoolMaterial.com, based upon Beer Advocate ratings, ranks our renowned Le Roar Grrrz Wild Ale as the Highest Rated Beer From Pennsylvania (2014), and TheCultureTrip.com has listed Bullfrog Brewery as one of the Top 10 Craft Breweries in Pennsylvania. We wholeheartedly invite you to check out our extensive lists of beers (past & present) and our ratings on BeerAdvocate, UnTappd, and RateBeer, as we are very proud of our reviews on these three outstanding online resources for craft beer aficionados. Looking for our beers in your neighborhood? Try TapHunter.

In 2013, we we began full-on production brewing at our second facility here in Williamsport (just a couple of hops away from our brewpub), and Bullfrog beers are now available to establishments across the mid-Atlantic region. You'll find our beer on tap at discerning pubs & restaurants in the greater Philadelphia and Pittsburgh regions, across Pennsylvania, and in Virginia, Washington, D.C., Maryland, and other areas. We also occasionally offer special bottle releases ... typically of our highly-praised, barrel-aged wild ales like Le Roar Grrrz or Rood Bruin ... which finds craft beer connoisseurs from across the country gathering by the hundreds at 'The Frog.' Our bottled releases are also available from our good friends at Tavour.com (Seattle, WA) for direct shipment.

From our signature Edgar IPA to our refreshing Funny Farmhouse Cider, from our beloved Billtown Blonde Ale (Kolsch-style) or Captain Drinkable Pilsner to our farmhouse wheats, and from our Belgian-style sours to our ever-quaffable pale ales, stouts, reds, lagers, bocks, IPLs ... you name it ... on any given day you'll find as many as 20 delectable beers on tap here in the brewpub. Not sure what you'll like? Order a sampler flight! We know you'll find more than one to fall in love with, because as we've always liked to say, "You'll LOVE this Frog in your throat!" We even brew our own root beer ... and it's smooth, creamy, and absolutely delicious!

In fact, take the beers you love home with you in a variety of cool, custom Bullfrog Brewery growlers available for purchase ... or bring in your own! We love seeing growlers from across the land, and we might even trade you on something distinct or collectible!


Our dining menus offer a variety and quality of food beyond compare in the area, as we have proudly created them with a dedicated 'farm-to-table' approach ... because we care not only about the excellence of your dining experience, but also the healthfulness of your meal. Sourcing seasonal fruits and vegetables, as well as locally-pastured animals, enables us to create truly delicious menu items celebrating the unique flavors of our region. We wholeheartedly believe in supporting local farmers and businesses, working together toward a stronger local economy, and our relationships with local producers continue to grow as we discover more and better ways to incorporate their tasty, wholesome foods into our menu for you.

With our extensive menus, you’ll discover delightful entrees, as well as daily lunch, dinner, and soup specials. We also offer the best in sandwiches, burgers, wings, appetizers, and other tasty pub fare, and our specialty menus have been thoughtfully created to meet the discerning needs of vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-sensitive diners (including many of our delectable desserts). You’ll especially enjoy our renowned Sunday brunches (served from 9AM-2PM), which not only feature unique weekly specials, but also live music from noon until 4:00PM with our 'Sunday Jazz Brunch Workshop' ... when world-class musicians in an 'open mic' environment thrill your ears while we treat your taste buds. Thursdays are always Wing Night at The Frog, featuring discounts on our rather famous wings, with your choice of 18 delicious sauces or rubs. And, we even offer a 'Tadpole Menu' for the little Frogs in your family.

While some of you may have to travel a bit to get here, the ingredients in your meal don't. Our beef is procured from Misty Mountain Farm in close-by Trout Run, PA. Their sustainably-run practices yield the most flavorful beef imaginable for our burgers, steaks, and brisket. Hogs sourced from Beaver Run Farm of nearby Turbotville allow us to produce our own savory sausages in-house, as well as our thick-slab bacon, pork chops, ham, and pulled pork. We endeavor to feature the region's freshest organic fruits and vegetables at every opportunity as well, procuring mushrooms and other produce from Tewksbury Grace Farm of neighboring Muncy and delectable mixed greens from Beech Grove Farm of Trout Run that are included in every salad we create. Our locally-made pretzel rolls come from David's Awesome Pretzels. All of our Brioche rolls, Focaccia, Baguettes, and decadent desserts are baked and lovingly created in-house by our fabulous Executive Pastry Chef & Baker Kacy.

When it comes to your dining experience, the Bullfrog Brewery’s goal is to make you feel comfortable and relaxed. We are the definition of 'casual,' very family-friendly, and there’s never a need to hurry here. Our hosts, servers, and bartenders are laid-back, ever-cheerful, and ready to help make your experience at the Bullfrog a memorable one.


Along with loving great beer and food, we adore live music. One of Williamsport's longest-standing, most dedicated supporters of original live music, Bullfrog Brewery regularly showcases the very best in national, regional, and local talent canvassing myriad genres ... rock, blues, jam, bluegrass, alternative, reggae, ska, jazz, Americana, electronic, indie, world, and more. The Bullfrog features live music most every Friday and Saturday night (typically starting at 9PM), jazz every Wednesday evening (7-10PM), our immensely popular Sunday Jazz Brunch Workshop (12-4PM), and special musical treats on many Sunday, Monday, and Thursday evenings as well (usually at 8PM).

We have hosted countless, phenomenal acts since our inception, including such well-known artists as Galactic, Cabinet, Los Straightjackets, Mike Dillon, The Mulligan Brothers, Keller Williams, Lake Street Dive, Ryan Montbleau, Jimkata, and Grammy-nominated Melissa Reaves ... world-class blues artists like Dave Keyes, Tas Cru, Bob Margolin, E.G. Kight, the late Ben Andrews, David Miller & The Other Sinners, and Ramblin' Dan Stevens ... traveling-through gems such as Keith Kenny, The Right Now, Bomadil, Bjorn Jacobsen, The Jonathan Scales Fourchestra, Ethan Keller, Flux Capacitor, Wobblesauce, Scott Pemberton, MiZ (Mike Mizwinski), Roxy Roca, and The Dusty 45s ... and of course, there's our incredible and beloved regional royalty such as Nate Myers & The Aces, Lumpy Gravy, Andy Mowatt & Steely Jam, Doug McMinn, Royal Benson, Sean Farley, Moxie & Rebel, Dr. Slothclaw, Keystone Ska Exchange, Rogue Chimp, Vinegar Creek Constituency, The Tell Tale Signs, The Family Ties, Chris Rattie, Organ Trio East, and so many more.

Trust us ... if you're a fan and supporter of outstanding live music, Bullfrog Brewery is decidedly your place to be.


Upstairs from the brewpub & restaurant is Jeremiah's Banquet Hall, the perfect place to hold your special private event, and where we also occasionally host unique musical & theatrical performances for a true and intimate 'listening room' experience. Cozy yet airy, casual yet classy ... Jeremiah's offers a full bar (including Bullfrog beer on tap!), catering, serving stations, and tables & seating customized for your event. Whether it's for groups of 8 or 80, or whether you're having a birthday party, wedding rehearsal dinner, anniversary party, business event, bridal shower, or holiday hootenanny, Jeremiah's is your best choice ... and, it's also available for your own special performance, be it musical, theatrical, comedic, burlesque, or almost anything. Jeremiah's is 'Upscale, Upstairs!'
 
 
         
A NOTE ABOUT PARKING FOR THE BULLFROG
 

Weekdays after 6PM  /  Saturdays & Sundays - You MAY park in the lot adjacent to our building despite the ominous 'tow zone' signs. These are reserved spots only during weekday business hours. You may also park in front of the Community Arts Center across the street, provided there is not a show that evening or afternoon, and in front of City Hall next door to us.
 
During weekdays (7AM 'til 6PM) - Please refrain from parking in the lot adjacent to our building, as they are reserved spaces for other businesses and their customers. You will more than likely be towed. Do not park in front of City Hall or the Community Arts Center during weekdays, as you will more than likely be ticketed.
 
Nearby Parking - Metered parking spaces are located to the west of our building on Government Place, on West Fourth Street, and in the large parking lot at the intersection just past our pad.

 

 

 

 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 
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memorable beers, food,
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since 1996.
 
OPEN 7 DAYS & NIGHTS

unless zombie apocalypse
 
MON-SAT  11AM-MID *
SUN  9AM-MID *

we may close a tad earlier
(depending upon business),
or we might be open later ...
especially on nights with live
music or just because you're
all too much fun to kick out