December 15, 2017

Much to our excitement, this was the week we finally fired up our production brewhouse and made our first beer. If you've been hanging with us for awhile, you've heard us say we're sooooo close to being up and running. Maybe just another two weeks - cue the echo effect...

October 19, 2017

We're excited to announce that Vicious Fishes will soon have its second taproom! We've just closed on a building just down Salem street from downtown 2237 Old US 1. The building that's there now will undergo a major renovation. Here's the architect's current rendering...

August 11, 2017

Now that the taproom has been open for a couple of months, people keep asking us when we're going to be brewing our own beer... Soon!!! We've been approved to brew by the Federal government and the State of North Carolina. We also recently received our brewhouse!

We bou...

June 24, 2017

Things have gotten busy at Vicious Fishes and we've gotten to meet a lot of new faces over the last few weeks. One thing we hear a lot is how much people enjoy following along with us here as we go about building out a new brewery. It's long overdue that we'd share wit...

May 30, 2017

This coming Saturday marks a big event in downtown Angier, the 16th Annual Angier Bike Fest. This is a family friendly event that attracts more than 5,000 riders to downtown. This will be our first time supporting and we plan to do it in a big way with FREE beer, LIVE...

May 26, 2017

The last few months have been a wild ride. Now that the Vicious Fishes taproom is open and we've hired someone to manage it, our family lives are back to some semblance of normalcy. Those of you who've come by recently have probably met Andrew Hendricks, our Taproom &...

May 11, 2017

We've had a couple of weekends of soft opening. We're pretty thrilled with the way our taproom turned out. We're getting a lot of compliments, which feels really good. Without a doubt, we get the most comments on the tables that host our guests in the taproom.

Given the...

May 9, 2017

There's an old adage about opening a brewery "Take your best estimate, double the time and double the budget". We managed to complete the renovation of our taproom in 2+ months, which often astonishes people - including the contractors who were a part of the process. W...

May 1, 2017

Over the last few weeks, we've wrapped up work in the taproom. We're so close to launching that we can taste it! This most recent weekend, we hosted a couple of friendly groups to help us get our sea legs under us.

Below are Paul, Ken and Andrew goofing around in the ta...

April 10, 2017

We recently wrote about the blank slate that was the taproom and our trip to Asheville to get some ideas building the taproom of our dreams. With that, we spent the last few weeks in rebuilding mode. The pace has been extraordinarily fast, primarily because we've been...

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FUQUAY-VARINA, NC - Taproom & Kitchen

132 S. Fuquay Ave, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526

Tel: 919.762.7876

ANGIER, NC - Brewery & Taproom

219 Fish Drive, Angier, NC 27501

Tel: 919.639.3363

APEX, NC - Taproom & Coffee Shop

2237 Old US 1, Apex NC 27502

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