True North Tavern

Pub/Tavern

Hours today: 12:00pm - 2:00am

True North Tavern has become a favorite neighborhood destination within the urban village of North Park. Just off bustling University Avenue, this local hot spot was recently awarded “Best Sports Bar” by San Diego City Beat Magazine and the California Restaurant Association as it's 2013 Gold Medallion Winner, and has plenty of good times on tap and delicious food, enough for everyone who walks through its doors.

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Tap List - 22


2 Towns Ciderhouse - BrightCider

2 Towns Ciderhouse - BrightCider

Common Cider6.0% ABV

2 Towns CiderhouseCorvallis, OR

$6.50

Radiant and balanced, BrightCider shines with Newtown Pippin apples, the pioneer variety that defined the cider palate of the Northwest.

Bear Republic Racer 5 IPA

Bear Republic Racer 5 IPA

American IPA7.5% ABV75 IBU

Bear Republic Brewing Co.Healdsburg, CA

$7

This hoppy American IPA is a full bodied beer brewed American pale and crystalmalts, and heavily hopped with Chinook, Cascade, Columbus and Centennial.

Bell's Two Hearted Ale

Bell's Two Hearted Ale

American IPA7.0% ABV55 IBU

Bell's BreweryKalamazoo, MI

$7

A significant malt body balances the hop presence, together with the fruity yeast aromas, lead to a remarkably drinkable American-style IPA.

Bud Light

Bud Light

American Light Lager4.2% ABV10 IBU

Anheuser-Busch, Inc.St. Louis, MO

$5.50

Brewed with a malt and hops ratio different from Budweiser for a distinctively crisp taste with fewer calories.

Elysian Split Shot Espresso Milk Stout

Elysian Split Shot Espresso Milk Stout

American Stout6.0% ABV28 IBU

Elysian Brewing CompanySeattle, WA

$7

A fairly strong, highly roasted dark stout with pronounced bitterness.

Fall Magical & Delicious

Fall Magical & Delicious

American Pale Ale5.5% ABV36 IBU

Fall Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

$7

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

Groundswell Peach Tart

Groundswell Peach Tart

Berliner Weisse4.6% ABV

Groundswell Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

$7

A very pale wheat beer low in alcohol with light bread and clean lactic sour flavors.

Karl Strauss Mosaic Session Ale

Karl Strauss Mosaic Session Ale

American Pale Ale5.5% ABV65 IBU

Karl Strauss Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

$7

Mosaic Session Ale is bursting with vibrant grapefruit aroma and flavors of citrus and tropical fruit. Our signature dry-hopping technique delivers an incredibly drinkable, lower ABV beer; without sacrificing hop appeal.

Karl Strauss Red Trolley Ale

Karl Strauss Red Trolley Ale

American Amber Ale5.8% ABV17 IBU

Karl Strauss Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

$7

A moderate, hoppy beer with a distinct caramel malty flavor.

Left Hand Milk Stout (Nitro)

Left Hand Milk Stout (Nitro)

Sweet Stout6.0% ABV25 IBU

Left Hand Brewing CompanyLongmont, CO

$7

Milk Stout cascades beautifully with a tight, thick head like whipped cream! Aromas of brown sugar and vanilla with hints of roasted coffee.

Mission Raspberry Wheat

Mission Raspberry Wheat

American Wheat Beer5.2% ABV

Mission BrewerySan Diego, CA

$6.50

A refreshing wheat beer that favors hoppy notes over yeast character.

Mission True North Blonde

Mission True North Blonde

Blonde Ale5.0% ABV20 IBU

Mission BrewerySan Diego, CA

$5.50

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

Modern Times Black House Nitro Stout

Modern Times Black House Nitro Stout

Oatmeal Stout5.8% ABV40 IBU

Modern Times BeerSan Diego, CA

$7

A very dark, full-bodied, roast ale with a complementary oatmeal flavor.

Montejo

Montejo

Mexican Lager4.5% ABV38 IBU

Anheuser-Busch, Inc.St. Louis, MO

$6

A highly carbonated, medium-bodied lager that is well-balanced.

Mother Earth Cali Creamin

Mother Earth Cali Creamin

Cream Ale5.2% ABV21 IBU

Mother Earth Brew Co.Vista, CA

$7

A medium bodied cult classic, it is sure to woo the ladies, but also flavorful enough to satisfy the dudes.

Ninkasi Tricerahops Double IPA

Ninkasi Tricerahops Double IPA

Double IPA8.0% ABV100 IBU

Ninkasi Brewing CompanyEugene, OR

$7

The bigger body and higher alcohol content balance the big hops to create a very flavorful yet still balanced and drinkable beer.

Rough Draft Grapefruit Weekday IPA

Rough Draft Grapefruit Weekday IPA

American IPA4.8% ABV43 IBU

Rough Draft Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

$7

Refreshing and loaded with Citra and Simcoe hops with less alcohol than a traditional IPA.

Shock Top Belgian White

Shock Top Belgian White

Witbier5.2% ABV20 IBU

Shock Top Brewing Co.St. Louis, MO

$6.50

This uniquely-crafted and award-winning wheat beer is unfiltered to create a brew that is naturally cloudy with a light golden color and a smooth, refreshing finish.

Stella Artois Lager

Stella Artois Lager

International Pale Lager5.2% ABV25 IBU

Stella ArtoisLeuven, Belgium

$6.50

One of the World's best selling beers, enjoyed in more than 80 countries. Low malt sweetness with a crisp finish.

Stone Delicious IPA

Stone Delicious IPA

American IPA7.7% ABV80 IBU

Stone Brewing Co.Escondido, CA

$7

This intensely citrusy, beautifully bitter beer is worthy of the simple-yet-lordly title of Stone Delicious IPA.

Stone Vengeful Spirit

Stone Vengeful Spirit

American IPA7.3% ABV57 IBU

Stone Brewing Co.Escondido, CA

$7

A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.

Thorn Street Foreplay

Thorn Street Foreplay

Belgian Blond Ale6.8% ABV24 IBU

Thorn Street BrewerySan Diego, CA

$6.50

A moderately strong golden ale with fruity-spicy Belgian yeast characteristics

Bottle List - 22


Ace Pineapple

Ace Pineapple

Fruit Cider5.0% ABV1 IBU

Ace CiderSebastopol, CA

$6.50

California Apple Cider with Pineapples

Angry Orchard Hard Cider

Angry Orchard Hard Cider

Common Cider5.0% ABV7 IBU

Angry Orchard Cider CoCincinnati, OH

$6

This crisp and refreshing cider mixes the sweetness of the apples with a subtle dryness for a balanced cider taste. The fresh apple aroma and slightly sweet, ripe apple flavor make this cider hard to resist.

Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin IPA

Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin IPA

American IPA7.0% ABV70 IBU

Ballast Point Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

$7

The tart freshness of grapefruit perfectly complements Sculpin’s citrusy hop character.

Ballast Point Sculpin IPA

Ballast Point Sculpin IPA

American IPA7.0% ABV70 IBU

Ballast Point Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

$7

A trophy beer that’s a testament to our homebrew roots.

Corona Extra

Corona Extra

International Pale Lager4.5% ABV10 IBU

Cervecería ModeloTijuana, Mexico

$6.50

Corona's aroma is fruity-honey with a touch of malt and the flavor is crisp and well-balanced between hops and malt, toward the malt side.

Coronado Easy Up Pale Ale

Coronado Easy Up Pale Ale

American Pale Ale5.2% ABV35 IBU

Coronado Brewing CompanyCoronado, CA

$6.50

Relax with this fresh take on a smooth, flavorful ale. Cascade and Mandarina hops combine with bready malt for a sunny dash of citrus and hints of caramel sweetness. With this easygoing pale ale, you'll have it made in the shade.

Green Flash Passion Fruit Kicker

Green Flash Passion Fruit Kicker

American Wheat Beer5.5% ABV5 IBU

Green Flash Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

$6.50

Tangerine zest carries throughout, accented by bright, floral, tropical flavors and a juicy finish. Brewed with American malts and a blend of Citra and Cascade hops, this is a beautiful brew to behold.

Green Flash Soul Style IPA

Green Flash Soul Style IPA

American IPA6.5% ABV75 IBU

Green Flash Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

$6.50

With Soul Style, Citra, Simcoe and Cascade hops are layered, allowing bright tropical waves of flavorful citrus and floral notes to break gently on the palate.

Heineken

Heineken

International Pale Lager5.0% ABV23 IBU

Heineken Nederland B.V.Netherlands

$6.50

Mildly bitter taste, fresh, fruity aroma, bright color and clarity are obtained using only the purest water, hops and barley malt.

Maui Coconut Porter

Maui Coconut Porter

American Porter6.0% ABV30 IBU

Maui Brewing Co.Kihei, HI

$7

Coconut Porter is a classic robust porter spiced with all natural toasted coconut.

Michelob Ultra

Michelob Ultra

American Light Lager4.2% ABV10 IBU

MichelobSt Louis, MO

$5.50

Michelob Ultra appeals to beer drinkers interested in a superior tasting light beer that promotes an active, social lifestyle.

Miller High Life

Miller High Life

American Lager5.0% ABV10 IBU

Miller Brewing CompanyMilwaukee, WI

$4.50

Yeast our founder brought over from Germany, light Galena hops from the pacific northwest, and a combination of malted barley.

Pabst Blue Ribbon

Pabst Blue Ribbon

American Lager4.6% ABV10 IBU

Pabst Brewing CompanyMilwaukee, WI

16 oz: $4.50

Pabst Blue Ribbon is brewed in the finest traditions of an American Premium Lager dating back to 1844.

Petrus Aged Red

Petrus Aged Red

Flanders Red Ale8.5% ABV10 IBU

Brouwerij BavikBavikhove, Belgium

$10

Petrus Aged Red is a perfect blend of sweet and sour with a cherry undertone which makes this brew remarkably drinkable at 8.5% ABV.

Pizza Port Swamis IPA

Pizza Port Swamis IPA

American IPA6.8% ABV72 IBU

Pizza PortCarlsbad, CA

16 oz: $7.50

A bold IPA hopped to the extreme with galena, Centennial and Cascade hops. Also added is a healthy dose of dry hops in the serving tank and always serve it unfiltered.

Refuge Blood Orange Wit

Refuge Blood Orange Wit

Witbier5.0% ABV16 IBU

Refuge BreweryTemecula, CA

16 oz: $7.50

By using over 200lbs of fresh blood oranges in every batch, we end up with a beer that explodes with flavor yet balances it’s sweetness with just a pinch of tartness.

Saint Archer Citra 7 IPA

Saint Archer Citra 7 IPA

American IPA7.0% ABV

Saint Archer Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

$6.50

A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.

Saint Archer Hoppy Pilsner

Saint Archer Hoppy Pilsner

German Pils5.1% ABV40 IBU

Saint Archer Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

$6.50

A gold-colored, light-bodied German-style beer with crisp, floral hop aroma.

Saint Archer IPA

Saint Archer IPA

American IPA7.0% ABV66 IBU

Saint Archer Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

$6.50

A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.

Saint Archer White Ale

Saint Archer White Ale

Witbier5.0% ABV

Saint Archer Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

$6.50

A refreshing wheat ale very pale in color

Sierra Nevada Pale Ale

Sierra Nevada Pale Ale

American Pale Ale5.6% ABV38 IBU

Sierra Nevada Brewing CompanyChico, CA

$6.50

Unique piney and grapefruit aromas from the use of whole-cone American hops have fascinated beer drinkers for decades and made this beer a classic.

Stiegl Radler Grapefruit

Stiegl Radler Grapefruit

Fruit Beer3.2% ABV9 IBU

Stieglbrauerei Zu Salzburg Gmbh (Stiegl)Salzburg, Austria

16.9 oz: $7.50

Real fruit juice gives this radler a distinct tart aroma and natural cloudiness.

Spirits - 37


Angel's Envy Cask Strength

Angel's Envy Cask Strength

Straight Bourbon Whiskey124.6° (62.3%)

Angel's EnvyLouisville, KY

$25

Balvenie Caribbean Cask 14 Year Old

Balvenie Caribbean Cask 14 Year Old

Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky86° (43%)

Balvenie DistilleryDufftown, Scotland

$35

Basil Hayden's

Basil Hayden's

Straight Bourbon Whiskey86° (43%)8 yr

Jim Beam Brands Distilling Co.Kentucky

$12.50

Blanton's

Blanton's

Straight Bourbon Whiskey93° (46.5%)

Blanton Distilling Co. Frankfort, KY

$12.50

Booker's

Booker's

Straight Bourbon Whiskey127° (63.5%)

James B. Beam Distilling Co. (Jim Beam)Clermont, KY

$14.50

Buffalo Trace

Buffalo Trace

Straight Bourbon Whiskey90° (45%)

Buffalo Trace DistilleryFrankfort, KY

$10.50

Bulliet 10 Yr

Bulliet 10 Yr

American Whiskey

BullietUnited States

$12.50

Cazadores Reposado

Cazadores Reposado

Reposado Tequila

Bacardi y CompaniaSan Juan, Puerto Rico

$10.50

Don Lorenzo

Don Lorenzo

Reposado Tequila80° (40%)

Don LorenzoMexico

$12.50

Glenfiddich 12 Year Old

Glenfiddich 12 Year Old

Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky80° (40%)

Glenfiddich DistilleryDufftown, Scotland

$12.50

Glenfiddich 14yr Bourbon Barrel Reserve

Glenfiddich 14yr Bourbon Barrel Reserve

Scotch Whisky86° (43%)

Glenfiddich DistilleryDufftown, Scotland

$16.50

Glenmorangie The Original 10 Year Old

Glenmorangie The Original 10 Year Old

Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky80° (40%)

Distillery Coy (Glenmorangie)

$12.50

The Glenmorangie 10 Year-Old brings to mind intense notes of candied pear, peaches in syrup, white pepper, vanilla and frozen desserts.

High West Double Rye

High West Double Rye

American Rye Whiskey92° (46%)

High West DistillerySalt Lake City, Utah

$10.50

High West Rendezvous Rye

High West Rendezvous Rye

American Rye Whiskey92° (46%)

High West DistillerySalt Lake City, Utah

Jack Daniel's Single Barrel Rye

Jack Daniel's Single Barrel Rye

American Rye Whiskey94° (47%)

Jack Daniel DistilleryLynchburg, TN

$10.50

Jameson Caskmates Stout Edition

Jameson Caskmates Stout Edition

Irish Pot Still Whiskey80° (40%)

Jameson DistilleryIreland

$8.50

Jameson Gold Reserve

Jameson Gold Reserve

Irish Blended Whiskey80° (40%)

Midleton DistilleryMidleton, Ireland

$14.50

Jameson Select Reserve / Black Barrel

Jameson Select Reserve / Black Barrel

Irish Blended Whiskey80° (40%)

Midleton DistilleryMidleton, Ireland

$10.50

Kimo Sabe Mezcal

Kimo Sabe Mezcal

Mezcal86° (43%)

Kimo SabeMexico

$8.50

Laphroaig 10 Year Old

Laphroaig 10 Year Old

Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky80° (40%)

Laphroaig DistilleryScotland

$12.50

Macallan 12yr

Macallan 12yr

Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky86° (43%)

The Macallan DistilleryMoray, Scotland

$12.50

Rich gold 40% (USA 43%) Vanilla with a hint of ginger, dried fruits, sherry sweetness and wood smoke Deliciously smooth, rich dried fruits and sherry balanced with wood smoke and spice Sweet toffee and dried fruits, with wood smoke and spice

Macallan 18 Year Old

Macallan 18 Year Old

Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky86° (43%)

The Macallan DistilleryMoray, Scotland

$40

Macallan Rare Cask

Macallan Rare Cask

Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky86° (43%)

The Macallan DistilleryMoray, Scotland

$45

Malahat Ginger Rum

Malahat Ginger Rum

Flavored and Spiced Rum70° (35%)

SDCAUnited States

$7.50

Mount Gay Black Barrel

Mount Gay Black Barrel

Gold Rum86° (43%)

Mount Gay Rum Distilleries Ltd

$7.50

Mount Gay Extra Old (XO) Rum

Mount Gay Extra Old (XO) Rum

Premium Aged Rum86° (43%)

Mount Gay Rum Distilleries Ltd

$10.50

Old Forester Signature

Old Forester Signature

Straight Bourbon Whiskey100° (50%)

Brown-Forman DistilleryLouisville, KY

$8.50

Old Harbor San Miguel

Old Harbor San Miguel

Contemporary Gin94° (47%)

Old Harbor Distilling Co.San Diego, CA

Sazerac Straight Rye

Sazerac Straight Rye

American Rye Whiskey90° (45%)6 yr

Buffalo Trace DistilleryFrankfort, KY

$10.50

Talisker 10 Year Old

Talisker 10 Year Old

Island Single Malt Scotch Whisky91.6° (45.8%)10 yr

Talisker Distillery

$12.50

Templeton Rye

Templeton Rye

American Rye Whiskey90° (45%)

Tempus Fugit Spirits

$10.50

The Balvenie 21 Year Old Port Wood Finish

The Balvenie 21 Year Old Port Wood Finish

Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky80° (40%)21 yr

Balvenie DistilleryDufftown, Scotland

$35

The Glenlivet 12 Year Old

The Glenlivet 12 Year Old

Speyside Single Malt Scotch Whisky80° (40%)12 yr

The Glenlivet DistilleryMoray, Scotland

$12.50

Nose: Sweet creamy vanilla, honey, pineapple, vanilla, pressed apples and a little cinnamon. Palate: Apple cores, fresh and fruity trifle and creamy citrus. Finish: Long and delicious, almonds and apple.

Union Joven

Union Joven

Blanco Mezcal

Casa UM

$8.50

Whistle Pig 10 Year Rye

Whistle Pig 10 Year Rye

American Rye Whiskey100° (50%)

Whistle PigUnited States

$16.50

Woodford Reserve

Woodford Reserve

Straight Bourbon Whiskey90° (45%)

Woodford Reserve DistilleryVersailles, KY

$10.50

Woodford Reserve Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey

Woodford Reserve Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey

American Rye Whiskey80.4° (40.2%)

Woodford Reserve Distillery (Labrot & Graham)Versailles, KY

$10.50

Wine - 17


Cantine Maschio Prosecco

Cantine Maschio Prosecco

Prosecco11%

Cantine MaschioVeneto

$7

A sparkling wine with notes of apple, pear, and honeydew.

Chateau Ste. Michelle Dry Riesling

Chateau Ste. Michelle Dry Riesling

Riesling

Chateau Ste. MichelleColumbia Valley, WA

$7

This wine is a dry, refreshing style of Riesling with beautiful fruit flavors, crisp acidity and an elegant finishing. It offers sweet citrus aromas and flavors.

Vintage: 2013

Estancia Pinot Grigio

Estancia Pinot Grigio

Pinot Grigio/Gris13.5%

EstanciaPaso Robles, CA

$7.50

White wine with notes of green apple, white nectarine, and citrus.

Vintage: 2014

Francis Ford Coppola Votre Sante Pinot Noir

Francis Ford Coppola Votre Sante Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir13.5%

Francis Ford Coppola WineryCalifornia

$8

Raisin, black cherry, spice and raspberry flavors.

Vintage: 2013

Glen Ellen Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

Glen Ellen Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon13%

Glen EllenCalifornia

$5

Full bodied, flavors of dark fruit and toasted wood.

Vintage: 2013

Glen Ellen Reserve Chardonnay

Glen Ellen Reserve Chardonnay

Chardonnay13.5%

Glen EllenCalifornia

$5

A white wine with notes of melon, citrus, apple, and pear.

Vintage: 2014

Hidden Crush Chardonnay

Hidden Crush Chardonnay

Chardonnay13.5%

Hidden CrushCentral Coast/Monterey, CA

$7.50

A white wine with notes of melon, citrus, apple, and pear.

Vintage: 2014

Joel Gott Sauvignon Blanc

Joel Gott Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc

Joel GottCalifornia

Dry and acidic wine with herbal and tropical fruit notes.

Vintage: 2014

Kenwood Vineyards Yulupa Merlot

Kenwood Vineyards Yulupa Merlot

Merlot13.5%

Kenwood VineyardsSonoma County, CA

$7

Fruity and spicy red wine with less tannins than Cabernet Sauvignon.

Vintage: 2011

Martin Ray Rose of Pinot Noir

Martin Ray Rose of Pinot Noir

Rosé

Martin RayRussian River Valley, CA

$8.50

A light pink wine with flavors of red fruit, flowers, citrus, and melon.

Vintage: 2013

Menage A Trois White Blend

Menage A Trois White Blend

White blend13.5%

Menage a TroisCalifornia

$8

Vintage: 2014

Michelle Brut Rose

Michelle Brut Rose

Sparkling

MichelleColumbia Valley, WA

Michelle Brut Sparkling Wine

Michelle Brut Sparkling Wine

White blend11.5%

Domaine Ste MichelleColumbia Valley, WA

$5

Ravage Cabernet Sauvignon

Ravage Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon13.5%

Ravage United States

$7.50

Full bodied, flavors of dark fruit and toasted wood.

Vintage: 2014

Sofia Blanc De Blancs

Sofia Blanc De Blancs

White blend11.5%

Francis Ford Coppola WineryCalifornia

$7

Vintage: 2013

Terrazas de los Andes Altos del Plata Malbec

Terrazas de los Andes Altos del Plata Malbec

Malbec

Terrazas de los AndesMendoza Province

$7.50

Flavors of blackberry, plum, and black cherry.

Vintage: 2013

Uppercut Napa County Meritage

Uppercut Napa County Meritage

Bordeaux-style Red Blend14.5%

UppercutNapa Valley, CA

$8.50

Vintage: 2012

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