Vacancy Brewing opens in South Austin

Vacancy Brewing is located across the street from The Yard development in the St. Elmo neighborhood. (Nicholas Cicale/Community Impact Newspaper)
Vacancy Brewing is located across the street from The Yard development in the St. Elmo neighborhood. (Nicholas Cicale/Community Impact Newspaper)

Vacancy Brewing is located across the street from The Yard development in the St. Elmo neighborhood. (Nicholas Cicale/Community Impact Newspaper)

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Vacancy Brewing Co-owners Brent Watson and Sara Hamza opened the business April 2. (Nicholas Cicale/Community Impact Newspaper)
Vacancy Brewing opened April 2 at 415 E. St. Elmo Road, Ste. 1-D2, Austin, becoming the latest brewery to join the South Austin beer scene.

Located across the street from The Yard development, co-owners Brent Watson and Sara Hamza are offering three year-round beers on tap: a sparkling golden ale, a dry hopped amber and a pilsner.


The brewery is open three days a week: Friday from 4-9 p.m., Saturday from noon-9 p.m. and Sunday from noon-8 p.m. 512-771-5168. www.vacancybrewing.com
By Nicholas Cicale
Nick has been with Community Impact Newspaper since 2016, working with the Lake Travis-Westlake and Southwest Austin-Dripping Springs editions. He previously worked as a reporter in Minnesota and earned a degree from Florida State University.


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