Welcome to True North Ale Company

A brewery rooted in our regional history of integrity, honesty, and four centuries of maritime history.

True North Ales

Brewed on Boston’s North Shore in historic Ipswich, Massachusetts.

True North Ale Company

Brewing juicy American IPAs, sophisticated Belgian ales, classic German lagers, unique sours, and more!

True North Ales

Join us for a pint at our taproom and experience the brewing process up close!

What’s Happening at our Taproom…

Our Taproom offers seating indoors and on patios and under tents outdoors. View Our Beers.

NEW BEER "Down By the Bay" Watermelon Gose with Prickly Pear on tap and in cans and kegs to go!

NOW SERVING Red and White Wine, and Sparkling Mead from 1634 Meadery

Appleton Farm "Ham Raffle" Wednesday, June 26

"New England Pinball League" Wednesday, June 26 from 7:30-9pm

"Sip & Sweat Fitness Class" with Melissa Thursday, June 27 at 6pm

"Gals with Pals Dog Adoption Meet-Up" Saturday, June 29 from 12-2pm

"Down River Ice Cream" Pop-Up Sunday, June 30 from 2-6pm

"Big Pig BBQ" is serving BBQ from their rig on our patio every Wednesday through Sunday! Extended SUMMER Hours. Eat-In or Take-Away! Hours and Menu

CANS, GROWLERS, KEGS, and MERCHANDISE To Go are available for pick-up. To place an order, go to TOAST TAKEOUT.  CANS TO GO 

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View our Taproom Menu

Check out our current menu of beers on tap, cans and kegs to go, and latest merchandise! Online ordering is no longer available. Please call 978-312-6948 if you would like a To-Go order prepared in advance of pick-up.

E-Gift Cards are available for purchase! Send them to friends and family for use in the Taproom.

True North Ale Company

116 County Road
Ipswich, Massachusetts 01938

Taproom: 978-312-6948
Office: 978-312-6473

Taproom Service
Tues. 4pm-8pm
Wed. & Thurs. 4pm-9pm
Fri. 2pm-10pm
Sat. 12pm-10pm
Sun. 12pm-6pm

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