Swine & Stein Brewfest in Gardiner, Maine

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Brewfest Food Vendors

Food trucks and local restaurants will be serving their best pork menu items along with other delicious dishes, including vegetarian options, sweet treats, and more.

Check out our festival fare lineup in the streets or stop in to one of our downtown restaurants, cafes or diners. Getting in and out of the beer garden is easy with multiple re-entry gates. 


Hungry? Our food vendors and restaurants will keep you satisfied.

Food Inside The Event:

Bao & Beyond

Banh Mi Bao, Pho Bao, Korean corn dog, Soba noodle salad, and special menu item Char Siu pork belly bao bun (Cantonese style roasted pork belly, hoisin, cilantro and pickled peppers)

The Blind Pig

They’ll be roasting a pig in the street, and have menu items available both on the street and inside the restaurant. 
Menu: Candied Pork Belly, Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Pork Mac & Cheese, Honey  Cornbread, and Carrot Cake Cupcakes.
Full restaurant menu opens up at 5pm. 

Goldfinch Creamery

Homemade, fresh soft pretzels with sweet and savory dipping sauces available at their tent in the street near the stage. Stop into their shop  behind their tent at 316 Water Street for ice cream, baked goods, and more! 

Kabayan Philippine Food Truck

Find the pink food truck for a taste of the Pacific Islands! Lumpia, Karne-ku, Empanadas, Adobo, Siopao, Fried Rice, and Pancit. 

Smokey & Brines

BBQ! Specializing in smoked & pickled bites.

Maine crafted charcuterie & pickles. Hand made with premium local ingredients for maximum flavor.

Pinky D’s Poutine Factory

Loaded french fries! Brew fest special is the “Pickled Pig”: Dill pickle dusted Fries, Cheddar Curds, Classic Gravy, and Pickle Brined Pulled Pork. They will have a variety of delicious menu options to make a meal out of french fries!

Downtown Restaurants:

Gardiner Food Co-op

Just for the brewfest, the Co-op will be serving up hot dogs on the grill. Or order from their menu of regular sandwich offerings. Other snacks, drinks, and produce available as well!

Gerard’s Pizza

Gerard’s has been a local favorite for over 50 years. Offering fresh dough pizzas, or by the slice, as well as hot and cold sandwiches, salads, wraps, burgers and more! Find them near the main gate at 233 Water Street.

Table Bar

207 Water Street: Wine & Snaks – for here or home
Keep the party going! Enjoy a glass of expertly selected wine, or purchase a bottle to bring home with you. Charcuterie boards and other foods are also served.

A1 Diner

A Gardiner destination in itself, the A1 diner is just around the corner from the event at 3 Bridge Street. They offer traditional diner items as well as an excellent selection of specialty foods and desserts. 

Canton Village

Gardiner’s Chinese restaurant offers dining, takeout and bar service. Their menu consists of many tasty items including appetizers, soups, lo mein, fried rice, our house specialties, and authentic Chinese dishes along with various, unique cocktails. Find them at 428 Water Street.

The Depot Pub

The Depot Sports Pub is a long established favorite eatery and watering hole located just around the corner from the event at 14 Maine Ave. 

Domino’s Pizza

Eat in or take out, Domino’s has pizza, salads, desserts and more. Find them across the block from the main gate at 192 Water Street.

Miller’s Pride Food Trailer

Located at Bateau Brewery, Millers Pride Food Trailer is the happening Food Truck where the locals go for lunch and dinner. Our menu features dishes assembled from the freshest ingredients, sure to bring full flavor into your life. Just down the street at 149 Water Street with plenty of outdoor seating.

Spoke Coffee

Located at 153 Water Street, Spoke offers a variety of coffee and tea drinks to enjoy in house or on the go as well as a light cafe menu including bagels, pastries, wraps, salads and more. Ample indoor and outdoor seating.


Casual counter-serve chain for build-your-own sandwiches & salads, with health-conscious options. Find them near Hannaford at 35 Bridge Street. 

Swine and Stein Brewfest Audience


Saturday, October 7, 2023 • 12-5pm

Beer Festival in the Streets of Downtown Gardiner, Maine!



Exclusive early access to premier tastings from breweries, distilleries & wineries for VIP hour from 12pm-1pm. Includes complimentary tasting glass, live music, entertainment and food vendors.

Limited quantity available!


General Admission


1pm entry with access to samples from breweries, distilleries and wineries, live music, entertainment and food vendors. Includes complimentary tasting glass.

Save $5 off the gate price by buying in advance.




Non-drinking admission. Includes unlimited soft drinks and water, live music, entertainment and food vendors.

May enter at 12pm when accompanied with VIP ticketholder, otherwise general 1pm admission.


Swine & Stein Brewfest: Saturday, October 8th, 2022

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