With so many options of bars around Los Angeles serving a variety of delicious cold beer, it can be hard to find the best places to throw back a few cold ones. We’ve done the work for you and narrowed down a list of the best beer bars across LA.
Featuring delicious BBQ ribs, and fare, you’ll get to wash it down with your choice of 42 rotating tap beers, craft cocktails, spirits, fine wines and more. Located in the heart of Sherman Oaks, this bar/restaurant also offers over 125 craft and reserve bottles with a diversity that is prettynull. From 16 ounce pours to 14 ounce pairs or 4 ounce samplers, you’ll get your choice of not only terrific beers, but also different sizes. Or, try one of their rotating flights.
Koreatown has become quite the spot for beer bars in Los Angeles. Another beer bar located in the area is Beer Belly, which is a casual bar offering brews, along with gourmet comfort food. For those that are getting into the craft beer scene, this is also the place to be.
Here, you’ll find a strong variety of 20 unique beers that are always rotating from local companies like Golden Road Brewing, Three Weavers, Bottle Logic and many other terrific ones. In addition to local breweries, they also offer plenty of beers from breweries across the country. Stop by for a casual and cozy neighborhood type of feel, and grab a delicious cold beer. You certainly will not be disappointed.
Opened in 1996, it is a true beer haven located in the heart of Old town Pasadena. Offering a friendly environment that is frequented by many locals, its the perfect place to experience their 63 beers on tap at their Pasadena location, and 46 beers at their Sierra Madre locale. Throughout the year, they also put on celebrations for festivals like the Belgian Beer Festival, Oktoberfest and many more.
If having 25 beers on draft at any one time, as well as great bottled and canned beer, sounds good, then Koreatown’s Biergarten is the place to be. This contemporary beer hall with multiple TVs offers a Korean menu with some German influence as well. Stop by their Monday through Friday happy hour from 4pm to 7pm, where you can enjoy a pitcher of beer for $19 on select beers.
Sourcing food and beer from Eastern LA and Burbank, they offer tasty cold beer from over 30 rotating beers on tap. Make sure to stop by on Tuesday’s as they host weekly beer related events including tap takeovers, a flight night, and special beer release parties. Pair the beer with their delicious bites and you’ve got a winning combination.
As a sister bar to popular watering holes like the Surly Goat, Little Bear, and The Blind Donkey, it should come as no surprise that this is a big hit in LA. And, with a great beer garden to drink your beer, it’s one of those LA spots that’s hard to beat. Offering 22 regularly rotating tap beers, as well as a plenty of bottled beers, you’ll find great happy hour specials here whatever the day of the week you decide to come.
Looking for a great beer and burger combination? Then, head to Stout in Hollywood, or at their other locations in Santa Monica and Studio City. With each location offering something different in terms of the types of beer served, you’ll never be at a shortage of options.
Simply stop in, and throw back an impressive offering of beers that would make any other establishment jealous.With mostly beers on tap, but many by the bottle too, the staff is extremely knowledgeable about each beer. Just ask them what they suggest, or tell them what you’re looking for and they will select the perfect beer for you.