10 Reasons You Need to Add Rusty Nickel Brewing to Your Fall Bucket List

Beer, Cocktails, Drink, Food & Drink, Nightlife, Things to Do


Written by SOB Creative

Published on October 27, 2021

This article is a paid promotion sponsored by an SOB advertiser and designed to share valuable info with our readers.

Photo courtesy of Rusty Nickel Brewing 

From the colors to the flavors, there’s so many reasons to love this season. As you’re creating your fall bucket list, we highly recommend adding this local brewery to your list. 

Here’s why…

Rusty Nickel Brewing is home to one of the highest ranked patios in WNY. When you visit this gem in West Seneca, you’ll be surrounded by the sights and sounds of the season because they gave their beer garden a complete fall makeover in September. 


Here’s 10 reasons to visit Rusty Nickel Brewing this fall: 

1. Photo-worthy Outdoor Patio 

Rusty Nickel’s outdoor space is a super scenic spot to enjoy the crisp autumn air and beautiful fall foliage. 

You’ll find seating for 130+ guests, fire pits, two ponds, a massive covered and heated pergola with TVs, and lots of plants and wildlife. Right now, the beer garden is filled with cornstalks, hay bales, pumpkins, and mums making it a beautiful fall backdrop for all of your Instagram photos. 

2. Lots of Seasonal Beer Releases

This local brewery’s tap list changes with the seasons! This fall, you can find Oktoberfest beers, milk stouts, and even a pumpkin pie ale made with real pumpkins grown at Zittle’s Farms here.

  • Sprocktoberfest – Marzen
  • True Pils Fan – Pilsner
  • Garden of Eden – Pumpkin Pie Ale 
  • Black Rock – Black IPA
  • Not Yo’ Grandpa’s – Cream Ale
  • Dubbel Polar Vortex – Belgian Dubbel
  • Café Mocha Latte – Milk Stout
  • Oatmeal Cookie Ale – Spice Beer
  • Vanilla Chai Tea – Milk Stout
Photo courtesy of Rusty Nickel Brewing 

3. Game Day

Come root for your favorite football team here! Rusty Nickel has two indoor TVs, two outdoor TVs, lawn games, shareable snacks, and a full menu of award-winning craft beverages, including Bloody Marys! If you’re tailgating at the stadium or at home, stop by and stock up on 4-packs before the game starts. 


Photo courtesy of Rusty Nickel Brewing 

4. Dog-Friendly Patio 

Your furry four-legged friends are welcome at this brewery! Rusty Nickel’s patio is dog-friendly and they even sell dog treats made with their spent brewing grains and peanut butter. 

5. Craft Cocktails and Mocktails

As a New York State farm brewery, Rusty Nickel proudly serves locally distilled spirits made with locally grown ingredients. Their seasonal craft cocktail menu features all of your favorite fall flavors blended with spirits from Lockhouse Distillery and Black Button Distilling. Plus, they make mocktails for anyone who prefers alcohol-free beverages. 

Photo courtesy of Rusty Nickel Brewing 

6. Events

Rusty Nickel’s fall calendar includes Harvest Fest, beer pairings, and more! Rumor has it these events are guaranteed to cause FOMO. If you’re looking for a venue to host your own event, reach out to them! 

7. Seasonal Comfort Food

Comfort food is in season. Rusty Nickel’s food menu is full of cold weather favorites. Warm up with a cup of soup or chili, mac and cheese, or a soft pretzel with beer cheese. They also have charcuterie boards made for pairing with any craft beverage. Keep an eye on their social media for new menu items!


8. A Hyper-Local Experience

Since they are a NYS Farm Brewery, everything here is sourced from WNY farms and producers! You can feel good about supporting your local community when you visit Rusty Nickel. You’ll find craft brews made with locally grown ingredients here as well as local wines, spirits, ciders, meads, and hard seltzers. 

9. Gifts 

The holiday season is coming and Rusty Nickel is ready! You can purchase to-go bottles of wine and liquor here for Thanksgiving, Friendsgiving, or other seasonal gatherings on your social calendar. 

Plus, their merchandise section is fully stocked with gifts, including apparel, gift cards, mug club memberships, and more so you can stuff all your stockings in one stop!

10. Great Service

Rusty Nickel is all about creating the best possible guest experiences. The staff here is happy to make your visit memorable and comfortable for your entire group. 

Rusty Nickel Brewing 

4350 Seneca St, West Seneca

This article is a paid promotion sponsored by an SOB advertiser and designed to share valuable info with our readers.

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