Operating and growing a craft brewery is a personal and professional adventure that takes an incredible amount of passion, quality beers and consistent innovation. While these attributes are essential, the foundation of any successful craft brewery business is a personal investment in the people and relationships that shape your brewery’s brand and culture – people that you likely consider family.

At Live Oak Bank, we are just as invested in your success as you are in the people and relationships that shape your brewery. As a bank that specializes in brewery loans nationwide, we work with craft brewers every day to help them reach their goals. Whether you’re seeking to expand your current facility or increase capacity by adding equipment, our financing expertise and industry knowledge will help your business thrive.

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Building, renovating or adding onto your brewery can be a game-changer for your business, but it’s a big step. Let us help you avoid costly mistakes along the way.


You’ve maxed out your current capacity. What’s next? Adding the right pieces of equipment can quickly and easily help you meet demand. Explore our funding options specifically designed for brewery equipment.

Need a little guidance and advice? Contact a loan specialist, they're ready to help.

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We help you achieve more

We’re on a mission to be America’s small business bank. Our deep knowledge and product expertise help us match you with the best solution to meet your unique needs. We’re proud to invest in America’s business owners because your drive drives us.


When you work with Live Oak, consider us a true partner to help you buy, build or expand your business.

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Our team is experienced and can confidently guide you through the lending process. But first, download our guide with essential details about the basics of small business loans.

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As part of our commitment to supporting small business owners, we have a library of free educational resources available to anyone. Here’s what you can expect to find in Live Oak Bank’s Resource Center:

  • Loan product overviews
  • Marketing tips and tricks
  • Small business fundamentals
  • Live Oak customer spotlights

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