This is a $4 billion corporation. Very significant for Coney development!
Daily News excerpts -
Get ready for new brews by the barrel in America’s Playground.
The State Liquor Authority has given a division of Samuel Adam’s parent
company the thumbs up to open Coney Island Brewing on Surf Ave.,
The beer maker would take over the former home of a pizza shop next to
the Brooklyn Cyclone’s home stadium and Peggy O’Neill’s Bar.
“The heart and soul of Coney Island Brewing Company is 100% inspired by
the beach, the boardwalk and the people of Coney Island,” said Alan
Newman of Coney Island Brewing.
“It took some time for us to find a location that worked for us, but it
was worth the wait,” he added. “We couldn’t be more excited for this
The new space at 1904 Surf Ave. will feature a full-scale brewery, a
tasting room and a retail shop where customers can buy growlers of their
favorite Coney brewskis, a spokeswoman said.
“It’ll be fantastic for Coney Island,” Peggy O’Neill’s co-owner James Quigley said. “We want more business out here.”