Hamilton's Tavern

Bar/Pub/Tavern/Restaurant/Gastropub

Hours today: 3:00pm - 2:00am

Hamilton’s Tavern is a traditional neighborhood alehouse located in the heart of the historic South Park area of San Diego. 1521 30th Street has been licensed to serve beer and wine for over 75 years, making it the oldest beer and wine licensed location in San Diego. Formerly the beloved dive bar, Sparky’s, Hamilton’s opened in 2006 under new ownership and is now solely focused on offering the highest quality ales, real ales and craft beers from around the world.

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Big Sky Moose Drool

Big Sky Moose Drool

American Brown Ale5.2% ABV26 IBU

Big Sky Brewing CompanyMissoula, MT

Moose Drool is a malty beer with just enough hop presence to keep it from being too sweet. The aroma mostly comes from the malt with a hint of spice added by the hops.

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El Segundo Hammerland DIPA

El Segundo Hammerland DIPA

Double IPA8.6% ABV90 IBU

El Segundo Brewing CompanyEl Segundo, CA

An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.

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Fall Crystal Mess

Fall Crystal Mess

American Pale Ale5.5% ABV

Fall Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.

Fresh

Pizza Port Dusk Til Dawn

Pizza Port Dusk Til Dawn

Specialty Wood-Aged Beer10.5% ABV

Pizza PortCarlsbad, CA

A beer that has picked up flavors and aroma from both the wood and the previous alcohol stored in the wood

Fresh

2 Towns Ciderhousde - Ginja Ninja

2 Towns Ciderhousde - Ginja Ninja

Ginger Hard Cider6.0% ABV

2 Towns CiderhouseCorvallis, OR

Tropical and exotic, the Ginja Ninja’s training is complete when raw ginger root collides with Northwest apples to deliver a balanced cider.

2 Towns Ciderhouse Outcider

2 Towns Ciderhouse Outcider

Unfiltered Hard Cider5.0% ABV

2 Towns CiderhouseCorvallis, OR

Rugged and fresh, OutCider isn’t afraid of taking the trail less traveled. Jonagold apples are pressed, fermented, and left unfiltered, so

AleSmith Evil Dead Red

AleSmith Evil Dead Red

American Amber Ale6.7% ABV24 IBU

AleSmith Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

Deep blood-red in color, an abundance of American hops balances the sweetness of this beer's caramel malts.

Anderson Valley Hugh Arker

Anderson Valley Hugh Arker

Imperial Stout13.5% ABV

Anderson Valley Brewing CompanyBoonville, CA

A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.

Beachwood  Alpha Galactic

Beachwood Alpha Galactic

American Pale Ale5.5% ABV69 IBU

Beachwood BBQ & BrewingLong Beach, CA

A moderate, refreshing ale with noticeable hop aroma balanced by supporting malt flavors.

Beachwood BBQ Beer Of The Dragon

Beachwood BBQ Beer Of The Dragon

Red IPA9.1% ABV

Beachwood BBQ & BrewingLong Beach, CA

A bitter, moderately strong ale that carries some caramel and dark fruit malt character and finishes dry.

Beachwood BBQ Dubbel In Paradise

Beachwood BBQ Dubbel In Paradise

Belgian Dubbel8.0% ABV

Beachwood BBQ & BrewingLong Beach, CA

A moderately strong Trappist ale with rich malty flavors and a color of reddish-copper

Beachwood Hop Ninja

Beachwood Hop Ninja

Double IPA8.9% ABV

Beachwood BBQ & BrewingLong Beach, CA

An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.

Council Quorum IIPA

Council Quorum IIPA

Double IPA8.1% ABV

Council Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

Experimental Batch #7 of our Rotating IPA is Quorum IIPA (Eureka, Cascade, and Hallertau Blac Hops)

De Proef/New Glarus Abtsolution

De Proef/New Glarus Abtsolution

Belgian Dark Strong Ale9.0% ABV40 IBU

De Proefbrouwerij / New GlarusLochristi, Belgium

A dark ale with fruity esters, a velvety smooth palate and balancing wood notes from our use of French and American oak along with spicy hop

Fall Plenty For All Pilsner

Fall Plenty For All Pilsner

American Lager4.9% ABV

Fall Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

Pilsner brewed in the California Common Style.Crisp/Clean/Rustic Edge

Lost Abbey Ex Cathedra Barrel-Aged Quad

Lost Abbey Ex Cathedra Barrel-Aged Quad

Abt/Quadrupel14.1% ABV

The Lost AbbeySan Marcos, CA

Strong and richly malty sweet with low bitterness and noticeable alcohol.

Monkey Paw Back In The Essa

Monkey Paw Back In The Essa

Blonde Ale4.9% ABV

Monkey Paw BrewerySan Diego, CA

An approachable, malt-oriented American beer that is well-balanced and great for easy-drinking.

Noble Ale Works Naughty Sauce

Noble Ale Works Naughty Sauce

Golden Milk Stout with Coffee5.4% ABV39 IBU

Noble Ale WorksAnaheim, CA

A very dark, full-bodied stout with creamy notes that soften its roasted, coffee-flavored qualities.

Pariah Off White Wit

Pariah Off White Wit

Witbier5.4% ABV15 IBU

Pariah Brewing CompanySan Diego , CA

Hugely drinkable and thirst quenching, with a gorgeous and naturally cloudy appearance.

Port Santa's Little Helper (Bourbon Barrel-Aged)

Port Santa's Little Helper (Bourbon Barrel-Aged)

Imperial Stout10.0% ABV

Port Brewing CompanySan Marcos, CA

A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.

Revision What What Double IPA

Revision What What Double IPA

Double IPA9.1% ABV85 IBU

Revision Brewing CompanySparks, NV

A collection of C hops and a dash of Equinox create waves of hop flavor and perhaps a bit of a smackdown over a lightly sweet malt backbone.

Russian River Blind Pig

Russian River Blind Pig

American IPA6.3% ABV70 IBU

Russian River Brewing CompanySanta Rosa, CA

Full-bodied, very hoppy, citrus, pine, fruity notes with nice dry, bitter finish!

Russian River Pliny The Elder

Russian River Pliny The Elder

Double IPA8.0% ABV100 IBU

Russian River Brewing CompanySanta Rosa, CA

Pliny the Elder is well-balanced with malt, hops, and alcohol, slightly bitter with a fresh hop aroma of floral, citrus, and pine.

Seven Arrows Grand Cru

Seven Arrows Grand Cru

7.0% ABV26 IBU

Seven Arrows Brewing CompanyWaynesboro, VA

Societe The Pupil

Societe The Pupil

IPA7.5% ABV

Societe Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

White grape with mango, nectarine, gooseberry, and lightly spicy grapefruit. The fruit is mouthwatering and juicy. Apparently blending Nelson and Citra makes for an awesome flavor. Smooth moderate bitterness. Malt is crackery and lightly biscuity. The beer is dry with no alcohol flavor. Bitterness waxes in the finish.

Stone Hail To The Hop Thief

Stone Hail To The Hop Thief

Double IPA9.8% ABV80 IBU

Stone Brewing Co.Escondido, CA

An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.

The Lost Abbey Carnevale

The Lost Abbey Carnevale

Saison6.5% ABV

The Lost AbbeySan Marcos, CA

A Belgian ale that is most commonly pale, refreshing, moderately strong and finishes dry

The Lost Abbey Deliverance

The Lost Abbey Deliverance

American Barleywine12.5% ABV

The Lost AbbeySan Marcos, CA

A very strong ale with hop character, rich malt flavors, and prevalent alcohol with a very long finish.

The Lost Abbey Red Barn

The Lost Abbey Red Barn

Saison6.7% ABV

The Lost AbbeySan Marcos, CA

Lightly spiced with Organic Ginger, Orange Peels, Black Pepper and Grains of Paradise.

Events - 1


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Hamiltons Oktoberfest 2017 w/ Monkey Paw & South Park Brewing

September 30, 1:00p.m. - 7:00p.m.

Are you ready for the best Oktoberfest Celebration in town?!?! Every year we partner up with our pals at Monkey Paw Brewing and South Park Brewing to throw one of the most authenitic German Oktoberfests in all of San Diego County!!!! It all happens on one single day, this year on Saturday 9/30! We're talking over 50 authentic German beers across a massive variety of styles! The vast majority of the taplists are straight from Germany but we'll have plenty of local Festbiers on tap too! We're not just talking beer either... we'll have Authentic German food available at all 3 locations, a FREE BUS traveling between all 3 spots from 3-7pm, contests with prizes, authentic music and a whole lot of FUN! See you there with a Bier in Hand! PROST! DETAILS: FREE BUS: 3:00pm - 7:00pm BEER: Over 50 different German beers on draught. Individual taplists for each bar will be released closer to the event. FOOD: Hamiltons Cafe: Veal Scnitzel-Wich w/ Mushroom Gravy on a Pretzel Bun South Park Brewing: Fish Brochen: Smoked Trout Sammie w/ German Potato Salad Monkey Paw: Bratwurst and Weisswurst on a Pretzel Bun w/ Mustard and Kraut CONTESTS with PRIZES Brewer's His/Her Stein Competitions Monkey Paw Brewing @ 4pm Best Dressed His/Hers South Park Brewing @ 6pm

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