Beer aficionados rejoice! Chicagoland has over 150 breweries, and there is something for everyone. Chicago Magazine has ranked its top 10 beers; the information below will help you create your personal top 10 list. Or maybe your top 3 is more realistic…
Map of the city's breweries: http://thehopreview.com/blog/chicago-brewery-list
Breweries closest to the Hyatt Regency:
43 E Ohio St. (.5 mi.)
Birreria, Eataly's microbrewery and beer-themed restaurant, offers house-brewed craft ales and local and Italian beers.
17 W Adams St. (.9 mi.)
The Berghoff, a German-American restaurant that opened in the Loop in 1898, recently opened a microbrewery to, once again, brew its own beer.
Haymarket Pub & Brewery
737 W Randolph St. (1.4 mi.)
The Haymarket Pub & Brewery, named after the Haymarket Affair, specializes in classic Belgian and contemporary American beer styles.
Vice District Brewing Company
1454 S Michigan Ave. (1.8 mi.)
Vice District Brewing takes its name from the once-notorious red-light district in the South Loop where it is located, and offers a selection of rotating and seasonal beers on tap and staple offerings.