Hoppin’ Frog Brewery is a small, hands-on brewery in Akron, making very flavorful beers in the most flavorful styles. We brew the highest quality beer with an uncompromising focus on detail, from the ingredient selection to the brewing process.  Our highly rated Tasting Room is on-site, offering fun, adventurous dishes that change with the seasons, and a vast array of the highest quality beers.  

 

With an experienced and enthusiastic staff in the kitchen, the focus is on freshness and vibrant flavors by using superior-quality meats and cheeses to make only 10 or 12 tasty offerings, including appetizers, sandwiches, and entrees.  And, with 24 taps plus a special Rare Beer List at the bar, guests can order 5, 8 or 16-ounce glasses of many Hoppin’ Frog beers on tap, as well as several very high quality guest beers.

About Hoppin' Frog

Rated one of the TOP 100 BREWERS IN THE WORLD for 2015! by RateBeer.com

 

Hoppin’ Frog Brewery is a small, hands-on brewery in Akron, making very flavorful beers in the most flavorful styles. We brew the highest quality beer with an uncompromising focus on detail, from the ingredient selection to the brewing process.

After nearly 7 years in business, our highly anticipated Tasting Room opened June 21st 2013, offering fun, adventurous dishes that change with the seasons, and a  vast array of the highest quality beers.  With an experienced and enthusiastic  chef in the kitchen, the focus is on freshness and vibrant flavors by using superior-quality meats and cheeses to make only 10 or 12 tasty offerings,  including appetizers, sandwiches, and entrees.  And, with 24 taps plus a special  Rare Beer List at the bar, guests can order 5, 8 or 16-ounce glasses of many  Hoppin’ Frog beers on tap, as well as several very high quality guest beers.

Hoppin’ Frog is the concept of owner and established brewmaster Fred Karm, who has designed and produced 22 award winning beers at the Great American Beer Festival and World Beer Cup, the two most prestigious contests in the world. Hoppin’ Frog Brewery was established in 2006, and now distributes beer in 19 states and 15 foreign countries.

Fred is a life-long Akron, Ohio resident, a graduate of the University Of Akron and has been a brewer of specialty beers since 1994.

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This Week
At the Tasting Room

Today Oct 24th

Beer Special

Cuvée Tuesday

from 3:00pm to 9:00pm

Featuring Tasty Innovative Beer Blends!

Cherry Sippin' Into Darkness:
Bourbon Barrel-Aged Sippin' Into Darkness Chocolate Martini Imperial Stout blended with Double Chocolate Cherry Oatmeal Imperial Stout.

Beer Special

Hoppy Hour

from 3:00pm to 7:00pm

Enjoy Hoppin’ Frog drafts at $1 off any pint, and $.50 off ½ pints.

Wednesday Oct 25th

Beer Special

$5 Hoppin' Frog Pints and $5 Hoppin' Frog 1/2 Pint Barrel-Aged

from 3:00pm to 7:00pm

Featured

Meet the Brewers

from 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Stop and meet the men behind Hoppin' Frog beer, ask the questions you have always wanted to ask, and try some tasty Hoppin' Frog beers.

Featured

Rick Armon Book Signing: 50 Must-Try Craft Beers in Ohio

from 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Rick Armon, author of 50 Must-Try Craft Beers of Ohio, will be in The Tasting Room selling and signing copies of his new book! Rick Armon is a well-known figure in Ohio craft beer circles. He is the creator of the Ohio's most well known beer blog and a long standing beer writer for the Akron Beacon Journal. Join us for a Meet and Greet followed by a Q&A with Rick Armon and Hoppin' Frog Brewmaster Fred Karm! 

If you can't make it, watch it on Facebook Live on the Hoppin' Frog Facebook page.

Schedule of the evening:
5:00 - 5:30 p.m. : Meet and Greet
5:30 - 6:15 p.m. : Industry Topics, Q&A with Fred Karm and Rick Armon
6:30 - 8:00 p.m. : Book Signing

Thursday Oct 26th

Beer Special

Hoppy Hour

from 3:00pm to 7:00pm

Enjoy Hoppin’ Frog drafts at $1 off any pint, and $.50 off ½ pints.

Beer Special

Throwback Thursday

from 3:00pm to 9:00pm

20% OFF Hoppin' Frog Rare and Vintage Bottles (on-premise consumption only)

Friday Oct 27th

Beer Special

Guest Bottles

from 3:00pm to 9:00pm

20% OFF Guest bottled beers

Beer Special

Hoppy Hour

from 3:00pm to 7:00pm

Enjoy Hoppin’ Frog drafts at $1 off any pint, and $.50 off ½ pints.

Saturday Oct 28th

Beer Special

Hoppy Hour

from 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Special Saturday Hoppy Hour: Enjoy our great hoppy hour deals from 12 pm to 3 pm!

Enjoy Hoppin’ Frog drafts at $1 off any pint, and $.50 off ½ pints.

Live Music!

Saturday Concert Series: The Scenic Route Live!

from 9:00pm to 11:30pm

The Scenic Route is back again for a special Halloween weekend show!  Join us for a spook-tacular evening of great beers and live music. 

They're fun and energetic, playing a great mix of original Indie (independent) Rock, Hard Rock, and R&B music.  These guys are really good - lyrically, they capture emotions, stories and themes that are universal to people of all ages.  The Scenic Route's sound is driven by their lead singer Rachel's expressive vocals and smooth, beautiful harmonies.

Hoppin' Frog is 21 and over after 4 pm, and as always there is no cover charge. We hope to see you here!!

Monday Oct 30th

Beer Special

Hoppy Hour

from 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Enjoy Hoppin’ Frog drafts at $1 off any pint, and $.50 off ½ pints.

Featured

INDUSTRY NIGHT

from 5:00pm to 9:00pm

Brewery, bar and restaurant employees receive $5.00 pints and 20% off all food! Bring in your pay stub or work schedule to participate.


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Would you like to have a party in our Tasting Room?

Send us an email at thetastingroom@hoppinfrog.com; please include a description of the event, the date you are requesting, and your contact information. We would love to host your special event!

Policies

  • After 4 pm Tasting Room patrons 21 and over only 
  • We are a smoke-free facility.
  • Reservations available - please call 330-352-4578 x 2
  • We always have an extensive selection of our 22-ounce Hoppin' Frog bottled beer on hand, and all are available to-go, including the bottles from our Rare Beer list.
  • We do not fill growlers, or sell guest beers to-go.