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The Bearded Monk

Bar/Pub/Tavern/Restaurant/Gastropub in Dallas-Fort Worth

The Bearded Monk is Denton’s first, craft beer only, retail and growler fill bar. Located on McKinney St, at the north side of Downtown Denton’s Craft Beer District, The Bearded Monk is the place to have a beer or two while shopping for that perfect craft beer for your party or picnic. We’re located just north of Denton’s Historic Courthouse Museum in the beautiful Downtown Square and just south of The Civic Center, Arts & Jazz Fest location. The Bearded Monk is situated in the perfect place to grab a growler or a 6 pack and head out to enjoy some of the best areas of Denton.

This bottle shop is different from the normal. The warm and inviting atmosphere was designed with seating to foster long talks about craft beer and showcase and inspire creativity while drinking a great beer.
This bar is also your everyday shop. Sip a pint from our 21 taps while shopping the ginormous selection of the 1000 different craft beers for carryout and wait for your filling growler.

Beer Flights   Bottles To Go   Growler Fills   Pokémon Poke Stop  

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Map of The Bearded Monk

  122 E McKinney St, Denton, TX 76201
  (940) -999-7238
11am-12am M-Sat
12pm-10pm Sun
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Tap List - 21

Armadillo Ale Works Dapper Apple   
Armadillo Ale Works  ·  Denton, TX
A beer with flavors and aroma from fruit and spices
Fruit and Spice Beer
5.2% ABV
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Clown Shoes The Good, The Bad, & The Unidragon   
Clown Shoes Beer  ·  Ipswich, MA
An intensely flavored, big, dark ale. Roasty, fruity, and bittersweet, with a noticeable alcohol presence.

Collective Brewing Project Pgs Plum   
The Collective Brewing Project  ·  Fort Worth, TX
A wild-fermented beer containing funky sour flavors and a variety of aromas

Collective Project Tropic Thunder   
The Collective Brewing Project  ·  Fort Worth, TX
Farmhouse Saison-Complex Belgian yeast character set against a clean malt profile. Spelt Malt and Spalt hops. Dry hopped with a Tropical Green Tea.
5.0% ABV  ·  17 IBU

Community Mosaic IPA   
Community Beer Company  ·  Dallas, TX
Heady aromas of blueberry, pine, citrus and tropical fruit are the result of blending Mosaic hops with several other delicious American hop varieties. For being a large, hoppy beer it is quite drinkable, in part due to the balancing act of alcohol, malt complexity, and enormous American hop character.
American IPA
8.6% ABV  ·  85 IBU
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Finnriver Lavender Black Currant Cider   
Finnriver Farm & Cidery  ·  Chimacum, WA
Like a dry wine with complex flavors. The apple character marries with the added fruit to create a balanced flavor.
Fruit Cider
6.5% ABV
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Founders Breakfast Stout   
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
Brewed with an abundance of flaked oats, bitter and imported chocolates, and Sumatra and Kona coffee, this stout has an intense fresh-roasted java nose topped with a frothy, cinnamon-colored head that goes forever.
Imperial Stout
8.3% ABV  ·  60 IBU

Founders Harvest Ale   
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
This liquid dream pours a hazy golden straw color with a white, two-finger head. Your first sip rewards you with a super juicy hop presence bursting with fresh citrus, then finishes to introduce toasted malt undertones.
American IPA
7.6% ABV  ·  70 IBU
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Four Corners Santana Ray   
Four Corners Brewing Co  ·  Dallas, TX
A well-balanced, smooth German-style lager with moderate body and aromatic hop character.
Helles Exportbier
5.3% ABV  ·  30 IBU
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J.W. Lees Harvest Ale (Lagavulin Cask) 2015   
J.W. Lees And Co.  ·  United Kingdom
An intense, complex English ale that showcases malty richness paired with a velvety, luscious texture.
English Barleywine
12.0% ABV

Lakewood Punkel   
Lakewood Brewing Company  ·  Garland, TX
A dark, rich beer with with rich, complex ready notes and chocolate-like flavors.
Food Pairings: Smoked Gruyere, smoked turkey legs, corny dogs, funnel cake, Halloween candy, food comas
Pumpkin Pie-spiced Dunkel
5.5% ABV  ·  23 IBU

Lakewood Red Wine Barrel Till & Toil   
Lakewood Brewing Company  ·  Garland, TX
A beer that has picked up wood flavors and aroma from its time aging in the wood
Food Pairings: Aged Fontina, fresh pasta salad, grilled quail, cioppino, or flaky apricot tart
Red Wine Barrel-aged Saison
8.2% ABV  ·  21 IBU

Lakewood Thread Spinner   
Lakewood Brewing Company  ·  Garland, TX
A very strong ale with hop character, rich malt flavors, and prevalent alcohol with a very long finish.
American Barleywine
13.5% ABV  ·  90 IBU

Martin House Sea Witch-Whiskey Barrel Aged Black Gose   
Martin House Brewing Company  ·  Fort Worth, TX
A refreshing tart and fruity wheat ale with a salt character
6.7% ABV  ·  1 IBU

Martin House Thunder Horse (Wine Barrel Aged Pretzel Stout)   
Martin House Brewing Company  ·  Fort Worth, TX
A fairly strong, highly roasted dark stout with pronounced bitterness.
American Stout
9.24% ABV

Oskar Blues Dale's Pale Ale   
Oskar Blues Brewery  ·  Lyons, CO
Dale’s Pale Ale is a hearty, critically acclaimed trailblazer that has changed the way craft beer fiends perceive canned beer.
American Pale Ale
6.5% ABV  ·  65 IBU

Prairie Artisan Ales Ace   
Prairie Artisan Ales  ·  Tulsa, OK
A Belgian ale that is most commonly pale, refreshing, moderately strong and finishes dry
7.5% ABV  ·  18 IBU
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Shannon Double IPA   
Shannon Brewing Co.  ·  Keller, TX
A moderately strong British-style ale with a focus on the hoppy aroma and dry finish.
English IPA
7.6% ABV  ·  88 IBU

Shannon Irish Red   
Shannon Brewing Co.  ·  Keller, TX
An easy-drinking pint that balances toffee and caramel sweetness with a roasted dry finish.
Irish Red Ale
5.9% ABV  ·  33 IBU

Southern Tier Warlock 2015   
Southern Tier Brewing Company  ·  Lakewood, NY
A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.
Imperial Stout
10.0% ABV

Van Steenberge Piraat Ale Aged In Rum Barrels   
Brouwerij Van Steenberge  ·  Ertvelde, Belgium
A strong and complex Belgian-style ale with fruity and hoppy characteristics

Bottle List - 7

Jester King Boxer's Revenge   
Jester King Craft Brewery  ·  Austin, TX
A Belgian ale that is most commonly pale, refreshing, moderately strong and finishes dry
10.6% ABV

Jester King Fantome Del Rey   
Jester King Craft Brewery  ·  Austin, TX
A sour beer that derives some of its taste and aroma from the particular spices, herbs or vegetables
Wild Specialty Beer
8.8% ABV  ·  19 IBU

Jester King Feral Dampf   
Jester King Craft Brewery  ·  Austin, TX
A crisp, lightly toasty beer with pronounced hop flavor favoring a woody, rustic bitterness.
California Common
5.7% ABV  ·  42 IBU

Jester King Gotlandsdricka   
Jester King Craft Brewery  ·  Austin, TX
A smoke-enhanced beer with additional added ingredients
Specialty Smoked Beer
6.6% ABV  ·  1 IBU

Jester King Ol' Oi   
Jester King Craft Brewery  ·  Austin, TX
A sour beer that derives some of its taste and aroma from the particular spices, herbs or vegetables

Wicked Weed / Jester King Parking Lot Grissette   
Wicked Weed Brewing  ·  Asheville, NC
A Belgian ale that is most commonly pale, refreshing, moderately strong and finishes dry
5.2% ABV

Events - 9


Nerd Nite Denton 7: Making Ghosts* Tuesday, October 25 The Bearded Monk - Doors at 8, Presentations Start at 8:30pm Free Admission With Donations Accepted *Sponsored by We Denton Do It Featuring: Colleen and Aaron Graves, authors of the bestselling The Big Book of Makerspace Projects Laura Bradshaw Douglas sharing spooky stories about the Denton and it's haunted Emily Fowler Library Dr. Jo...


After the sun sets on the Coffin Races & The Day of The Dead festivities, head over in your best costume with a thirst for beer! We'll have Live Music and wicked prizes for our contest winners, so bring your A-Game! More info to come!


That's right the wintry, minty, chocolaty and tempting Sinmint Temptress from Lakewood Brewing Company is back in 2016 and we'll have it here, at The Bearded Monk, first!


Sample Saint Arnold Brewing Company's 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Pumpkinators at at once! We have enough Pumpkinator for 44 Flights and will have another 30 bottles of 2012-2016 for sale at 9pm to go. (limit one per customer)


Founders Brewing Co. is pairing up with Hypnotic donuts to bring a one-of-a-kind pairing event! Check back for more details and a link to the eventbrite


You're snuggled in, listening to the latest broadcast of Little Orphan Annie when there's a pounding at the door! You open it to find a late night delivery. A large wooden crate that says "Fragile". (It must be French) YOU'VE WON A MAJOR AWARD! But what could it be? You played Cards Against Humanity at The Bearded Monk and drank the new seasonal beers from Karbach Brewing Co., but kind of tro...


Our buddies at Armadillo Ale Works are back and tonight they're REALLY BACK! Bobby, Yianni and Will are bringing, not only their new beers, but some of your old favorites for this one night! Come and get pours (with limited glassware) and growlers fills of: Honey Please Dapper Apple Greenbelt Quakertown Stout (GABF Gold Medal Winner) and Brunch Money


After some serious thinking and chatting, The BoomBachs headed over to drink some classic Bocks with Audacity Brew House's Co-Founder and Brewmaster, Doug Smith. What came from a night of laughing, tasting, jamming and judging is the newest in Audacity's Lil' d Series, The Boom Bock! It rolls out notes of caramel, sweet bread and malty-honey-goodness all set to the beat of a calming Fall evenin...


Hello ladies! Everyone as excited for Rogue One in December as we are? To celebrate we are teaming up with the Beareded Monk to put on a showing of Episode Four: A New Hope. Costumes are encouraged. This is a 21 and Up Women's only event!