Thousand Oaks is finally hopping on the brewery bandwagon.
As craft breweries have bloomed in surrounding towns in recent years, T.O. has watched from the sidelines while an old zoning ordinance turned away would-be brewers.
Now that city officials have cleared the way, a group of T.O. natives plan to open the city’s first brewpub, dubbed Tarantula Hill Brewing Co., in late 2018 on Thousand Oaks Boulevard.
Ali Zia, founder and CEO of the future brewery, has been gauging the Conejo Valley’s taste...