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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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  1521 30th St, San Diego, CA 92102
  (619) 238-5460
  www.hamiltonstavern.com

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

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Tap List - 26


2 Towns Ciderhousde - Ginja Ninja   
2 Towns Ciderhouse  ·  Corvallis, OR
Tropical and exotic, the Ginja Ninja’s training is complete when raw ginger root collides with Northwest apples to deliver a balanced cider.

Triple IPA
10.0% ABV  ·  90 IBU
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Avery White Rascal   
Avery Brewing  ·  Boulder, CO
A truly authentic Belgian style wheat or “white” ale, this Rascal is unfiltered and cleverly spiced with coriander and Curaçao orange peel.
Witbier
5.6% ABV  ·  22 IBU
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Bagby Hop Whompus   
Bagby Beer Company  ·  Oceanside, CA
A bitter, moderately strong ale that carries some caramel and dark fruit malt character and finishes dry.
Red IPA
9.5% ABV

Beachwood Hop Tub   
Beachwood BBQ & Brewing  ·  Long Beach, CA
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
7.1% ABV
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Beachwood BBQ Amalgamator IPA   
Beachwood BBQ & Brewing  ·  Long Beach, CA
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
7.1% ABV
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Beachwood BBQ Glenlongbeach   
Beachwood BBQ & Brewing  ·  Long Beach, CA
A dark Scottish-style ale that is malt-focused and well-balanced.
Scottish Export
5.0% ABV
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Bell's Hopslam Ale   
Bell's Brewery  ·  Kalamazoo, MI
Selected specifically because of their aromatic qualities, these Pacific Northwest varieties contribute a pungent blend of grapefruit, stone fruit, and floral notes. A generous malt bill and a solid dollop of honey provide just enough body to keep the balance in check, resulting in a remarkably drinkable rendition of the Double India Pale Ale style.
Food Pairings: Pair Hopslam with mid-rare rib eye with blue cheese sauce, grilled pork loin with cilantro/sage/garlic pesto, grilled asparagus or fennel bulbs.
Double IPA
10.0% ABV  ·  70 IBU
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Benchmark Beaten Path   
Benchmark Brewing Co.  ·  San Diego, CA
Single hop Extra Pale Ale with Citra Hops

Benchmark Hildegard IIIPA   
Benchmark Brewing Co.  ·  San Diego, CA
From our High Ground Series, it's bright and juicy sweet but crisp, filled with orange and lemon flavors and aroma. It’s a Citra bomb that will satisfy any hop head. The alcohol warmth is surprisingly mild for the 13.5% abv.
Food Pairings: A full stomach is recommended.
Triple IPA
13.5% ABV
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Burning Beard Normcore Pilsner   
Burning Beard Brewing Co.  ·  El Cajon, CA
Well-balanced with complex malt flavors that carry strong bitter notes without a harsh finish.
Czech Premium Pale Lager
5.5% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Coronado Fogbound Brown   
Coronado Brewing Company  ·  Coronado, CA
A malty beer that uses its hop flavor to complement and enhance its chocolate and caramel characters.
American Brown Ale
5.5% ABV  ·  20 IBU

Coronado North Island   
Coronado Brewing Company  ·  Coronado, CA
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
7.5% ABV  ·  65 IBU

El Segundo Power Plant Triple IPA   
El Segundo Brewing Company  ·  El Segundo, CA
This behemoth of a "Triple" India Pale Ale gets a heavy dose of hops both in the kettle and on the dry hop resulting in a nose that is straight up fruit cocktail.
Triple IPA
11.7% ABV  ·  96 IBU
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Julian Hard Cider Harvest Apple   
Julian Hard Cider  ·  Julian, CA
Like a dry wine with complex flavors. The apple character marries with the added fruit to create a balanced flavor.
Fruit Cider
6.9% ABV

Karl Strauss 28th Anniversary Barrel - Aged Belgian Quad   
Karl Strauss Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
A varying Belgian style with fruit and spice notes and good carbonation.
Belgian Specialty Ale (Archived)
12.9% ABV  ·  25 IBU

Karl Strauss Bourbon Barrel-Aged Rye Imp. Stout   
Karl Strauss Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.
Imperial Stout
12.9% ABV

Karl Strauss Singularity   
Karl Strauss Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
A dark, hop-forward beer with supportive malts that provides gentle supporting character paired with a smooth mouthfeel.
Black IPA
8.0% ABV
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Knee Deep Simtra Triple IPA   
Knee Deep Brewing  ·  Auburn, CA
Simtra Triple IPA delivers a punch in the face with its very danky hop aroma derived from Simcoe and Citra hops. You wanted more hops you got them.
Triple IPA
11.25% ABV  ·  131 IBU
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Kwak   
Brouwerij Bosteels  ·  Buggenhout, Belgium
Full-bodied Belgian Specialty Ale. Amber in color with beautiful foam and slightly sweet, seductive malt character. Rich, satisfying Belgian experience.
Belgian Golden Strong Ale
8.4% ABV  ·  36 IBU

Left Hand Milk Stout   
Left Hand Brewing Company  ·  Longmont, CO
Milk Stout cascades beautifully, building a tight, thick head like hard whipped cream. The aroma is of brown sugar and vanilla cream, with hints of roasted coffee.
Sweet Stout
6.0% ABV  ·  25 IBU

Noble Ale Works Citra Showers   
Noble Ale Works  ·  Anaheim, CA
An intensely hoppy pale ale with minimal malt character, designed to showcase its strong hop flavors.
Double IPA
8.8% ABV
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North Coast Class Of '88   
North Coast Brewing Co.  ·  Fort Bragg, CA
A very strong ale with hop character, rich malt flavors, and prevalent alcohol with a very long finish.
American Barleywine
10.0% ABV  ·  75 IBU

Port Surf Report Red Ale   
Port Brewing Company  ·  San Marcos, CA
A moderate, hoppy beer with a distinct caramel malty flavor.

Shmaltz He'Brew Bock Bock   
Shmaltz Brewing Company - He'Brew  ·  Clifton Park, NY
A noticeably strong, rich, and very malty German-style lager.
Doppelbock
8.0% ABV  ·  66 IBU
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Stone Tangerine Express IPA   
Stone Brewing Co.  ·  Escondido, CA
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
6.7% ABV  ·  75 IBU
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