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North by Northwest Brewing Company

One of Austin's oldest craft beers (est. 1999) soon in cans at grocery stores


Founder Davis Tucker has been in the Texas craft beer industry for 30 years.
Our two partner NxNW Restaurant & Brewery brewpubs combine for more than $7.5 million in annual sales across two Austin locations.
NxNW Restaurant & Brewery sells more than 1,800 barrels of beer through just two locations. That's over 595,000 cans!
NxNW Restaurant & Brewery offers beer dinners, whiskey and beer pairings, and beer-making classes at our NxNW Brew School.
The first NxNW Restaurant & Brewery location opened more than 18 years ago.

Our Team

30 years in the Craft Beer industry. I continue to ride the wave of innovation and outstanding quality. There is no substitute for hard work, high quality, and understanding your customer.
Mary Thompson Director of Brewing Education
First woman elected as president of an MBAA district. 20+ years teaching about beer.
Don Thompson Brewmaster
In 1982, Mary and Don founded first microbrewery in the Southwest. Partners with Davis since '93.