Milton Tasting Room Exterior

UPDATE:  Beginning Tuesday, September 8, the Milton Tasting Room & Kitchen will be open for on-site eating/drinking - by reservation only - in our outdoor seating areas. There is no inside service at this time.  All orders will be done through our contactless dining app, and all food and beverage will be delivered to your table! Curbside Pick-Up is still available!


In-Space Service:

Q: When will your Milton Tasting Room & Kitchen reopen for in-space service?

A: We are excited to share that on Tuesday, September 8, we can begin welcoming folks – by reservation only – back to our Tasting Room & Kitchen. Please note that we will only be offering outdoor seating so in the event of inclement weather, we may not be able to honor all reservations and guests will be notified if reservations are cancelled. Please note that reservations are also required to visit the merchandise shop, and it will be limited to 4 shoppers at a time!

  • Group sizes are limited to 6 people or less. Groups larger than 6 will need two reservations and will be required to sit at separate tables.
  • All seating will be outside and reserved through our reservation link on our website. --> www.dogfish.com/brewery/tasting-room/
  • Reservations are for 1 hour and 45 minutes.
  • The Kitchen closes 30 minutes before close and last call is 15 minutes before close.
  • All orders will be done through our contactless dining app. All food and beverage will be delivered to your table!

Q: What days and hours will you offer in-space service?

A: Upon reopening, our hours will be Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 12-5 p.m. Please note, reservations are required and can be made on www.dogfish.com.

Q: Will curbside pick-up continue once the Tasting Room & Kitchen is open for in-space service?

A: Yes. To best serve the greatest number of our off-centered fans, we will continue offering curbside pick-up once we are open for in-space service.

Q: Are you planning to expand your patio/outdoor seating?

A: Yes. To allow for more guests to visit, we have expanded the footprint of our outdoor space to accommodate additional seating. 

Q: Are masks required?

A: Yes. All guests and co-workers must wear a mask or facial covering throughout the Tasting Room & Kitchen space, until they are seated at their reserved tables with their food and beverages. If you do not have a mask on hand, we will have Dogfish Head fandanas available for purchase.

Q: Upon the reopening of the Tasting Room for in-space service, will the Kitchen be open too?

A: Yes. When our Tasting Room reopens for in-space service, we will also reopen our Kitchen with a limited food menu. From the Kitchen, you can expect pizza served by-the-slice, bratwursts, pulled pork sandwiches, a ‘salad of the day’ and a ‘sandwich of the day.’

Q: Will your bar be open?

A: Bar seating/service is not currently offered at any of our locations. There will be no over-the-bar service.

Q: Will tours be available?

A: No. To ensure the comfort and safety of our guests and co-workers, we will not be offering tours upon reopening. That said, we are looking forward to resuming our selection of off-centered tours as we progress through the phases of our reopening plan.

Q: Will you be offering contactless ordering and payment for guests physically visiting the brewery?

A: Yes. To limit contact with co-workers, you will be able to order and pay for your food and drinks through our online ordering platform.


Curbside Pick-Up:

Q: What days and times will curbside pick-up be available?

A: Our Milton Tasting Room & Kitchen will be open for curbside pick-up Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 12-5 p.m.

Q: What items will be available for curbside pick-up?

A: Folks can choose from a slew of our pre-packaged beer and spirits, as well as growlers and crowlers fills of our draft beers. Please note – we cannot refill growlers at this time.

Q: How can you place an order for curbside pick-up?

A: All orders must be placed and paid for through our online ordering platform – www.dogfish.com/order-from-milton-online.

Q: How exactly does curbside pick-up work?

A: We are proud to share that our curbside pick-up process is completely touchless. Folks will place and pay for all curbside pick-up orders through our online ordering platform – www.dogfish.com/order-from-milton-online. Within that platform, you will also be asked to enter your vehicle’s information. Outside the brewery, we will have parking spaces reserved for curbside pick-up. Upon your arrival, please pop your trunk and have your ID ready – a co-worker will check your ID with a touchless scanner and place your order directly in your trunk.

Q: Can we enjoy our curbside pick-up items at your picnic tables/in your outdoor area?

A: After picking up their beer and spirits, we ask that you please exit our Milton campus, as we will be actively preparing our space and co-workers for the reopening of the Tasting Room & Kitchen.

Q: Will curbside pick-up continue once the Tasting Room & Kitchen in open for in-space service?

A: Yes. To best serve the greatest number of our off-centered fans, we will continue offering curbside pick-up once we are open for in-space service.

Q: Can Off-Centered Society members earn points through Curbside Pick-Up orders?

A: Yes! You will see a Loyalty tab on the Curbside Pick-Up platform. Simply enter your loyalty number or your phone number in the box that pops up, and we will add your points! If you have any coupons to use, you can enter them in that field as well.


Cleaning & Safety:

Q: Talk about your cleaning and sanitation protocols.

A: We will strictly adhere to the Delaware Department of Health and EHS guidelines for proper cleaning and sanitation practices. In addition to conducting a deep-clean of the Tasting Room before opening each day, we are committed to sanitizing commonly touched surfaces with peroxide-based disinfectant after every guest interaction.

Q: What else are you doing to ensure the comfort and safety of your guests?

A: In addition to enhancing our cleaning and sanitation protocols to adhere to Delaware Department of Health and EHS guidelines.

Upon your arrival, you will be greeted by one of our off-centered co-workers. They will give you the run-down on our ‘house rules’ and will be able to answer any questions you may have. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to ask – we want to do everything we can to make your visit as awesome as possible!


Other Dogfish Head Properties:

  • Beginning Tuesday, September 8, the Milton Tasting Room & Kitchen will be open - by reservation only - for on-site eating/drinking, in outdoor seating areas only. Curbside Pick-Up is still available!
  • Beginning Tuesday, September 8, Brewings & Eats will be open for on-site eating/drinking both outdoors and in reduced capacity seating inside the pub. Curbside Pick-Up is still available!
  • Chesapeake & Maine will remain closed for dine-in eating for the time-being. Curbside Pick-Up is still available!
  • The Dogfish Inn is open for business as of Friday, June 12.

**Please note: This information is subject to change. Visit www.dogfish.com for the latest!