Top & Local Beer near San Diego, CA

Ballast Point Sculpin IPA

Ballast Point Sculpin IPA

American IPA7.0% ABV70 IBU

Ballast Point Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

Widely available nearby

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

Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin IPA

Ballast Point Grapefruit Sculpin IPA

American IPA7.0% ABV70 IBU

Ballast Point Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

Widely available nearby

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

Mother Earth Cali Creamin

Mother Earth Cali Creamin

Cream Ale5.2% ABV20 IBU

Mother Earth Brew Co.Vista, CA

Widely available nearby

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

Latitude 33 Blood Orange IPA

Latitude 33 Blood Orange IPA

American IPA7.2% ABV61 IBU

Latitude 33 Brewing Co.Vista, CA

Widely available nearby

Not your typical IPA... a strong blood orange flavor with a crisp entry and slightly sweet finish, this beer has fans raving!

Alpine Duet

Alpine Duet

American IPA7.0% ABV45 IBU

Alpine Beer CompanyAlpine, CA

Widely available nearby

Our original single IPA made with Simcoe and Amarillo hops “in harmony.”

Green Flash West Coast IPA

Green Flash West Coast IPA

American IPA7.0% ABV95 IBU

Green Flash Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

Widely available nearby

This copper colored West Coast-style IPA is full flavored, medium bodied and extravagantly hopped with notes of citrus zest and fruit.

Stone Tropic Of Thunder Lager

Stone Tropic Of Thunder Lager

American Lager5.8% ABV45 IBU

Stone Brewing Escondido, CA

Widely available nearby

Mainstays Citra and Mosaic, along with newcomer Cashmere hops are joined by their juicy tropical aromas of citrus, pineapple and coconut.

Pizza Port Chronic Amber Ale

Pizza Port Chronic Amber Ale

American Amber Ale4.9% ABV30 IBU

Pizza PortCarlsbad, CA

Widely available nearby

This mellow amber ale is the most popular beer in all of our pub locations as it agrees with everyone’s palate and goes great with pizza.

The Lost Abbey Red Barn

The Lost Abbey Red Barn

Saison6.7% ABV

The Lost AbbeySan Marcos, CA

Widely available nearby

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

Green Flash Soul Style IPA

Green Flash Soul Style IPA

American IPA6.8% ABV75 IBU

Green Flash Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Citra, Simcoe and Cascade hops are layered, allowing bright tropical waves of flavorful citrus and floral notes to break gently.

Societe The Pupil

Societe The Pupil

San Diego IPA7.5% ABV

Societe Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

Widely available nearby

Our easy-drinking Great American Beer Festival medal-winning India pale ale bursts with citrus and tropical-fruit aromas and flavors.

Stone Moxee Gold IPA

Stone Moxee Gold IPA

American IPA7.0% ABV

Stone Brewing Escondido, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Gold IPA is loaded with Centennial and of course El Dorado hops, all sourced from the fruitful bines of CLS Farms.

Pizza Port California Honey Ale

Pizza Port California Honey Ale

Blonde Ale4.8% ABV

Pizza PortCarlsbad, CA

Available at a few places nearby

Mason Ale Works Respeto

Mason Ale Works Respeto

American Lager4.5% ABV

Mason Ale WorksOceanside, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Mexican Style Lager: Light and refreshing, notes of earthiness with a clean finish. Gold Medal Winner at Ensenada Beer Fest 2018.

Mother Earth Sintax Peanut Butter Stout

Mother Earth Sintax Peanut Butter Stout

Imperial Stout8.1% ABV57 IBU

Mother Earth Brew Co.Vista, CA

Available at very few places nearby

The full bodied, robust flavor of an imperial stout, paired with the creamy essence of peanut butter. It's so heavenly, it must be sinful.

Latitude 33 Blonde Cartel

Latitude 33 Blonde Cartel

Blonde Ale5.1% ABV25 IBU

Latitude 33 Brewing Co.Vista, CA

Available at a few places nearby

Blonde Cartel is a full flavored golden blonde ale perfectly balanced with just the right amount of bitterness.

Mike Hess Claritas Kolsch

Mike Hess Claritas Kolsch

Kölsch5.8% ABV30 IBU

Mike Hess BrewingSan Diego, CA

Available at a few places nearby

A crisp and authentic German-style beer, our Claritas features light fruit-like aromatics, along with those from the malt and hops.

Mike Hess Grazias Vienna Cream Ale

Mike Hess Grazias Vienna Cream Ale

Cream Ale6.3% ABV30 IBU

Mike Hess BrewingSan Diego, CA

Available at a few places nearby

Saint Archer Mosaic Double IPA

Saint Archer Mosaic Double IPA

Double IPA9.0% ABV100 IBU

Saint Archer Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

With huge notes of citrus, berry, and pine, this beer will familiarize any drinker with the wonderful hop that is Mosaic.

Modern Times Accumulated Knowledge

Modern Times Accumulated Knowledge

American IPA6.2% ABV65 IBU

Modern Times BeerSan Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Thorn Street Gutter Clown

Thorn Street Gutter Clown

American IPA7.0% ABV

Thorn Street BrewerySan Diego, CA

Available at a number of places nearby

Alpine Pure Hoppiness

Alpine Pure Hoppiness

Double IPA8.0% ABV70 IBU

Alpine Beer CompanyAlpine, CA

Available at very few places nearby

This beer will take you to hop heaven. We've used hops in the boil, more hops in the giant hopback, and more dry-hopping!

Fall Crystal Mess Pale Ale

Fall Crystal Mess Pale Ale

American Pale Ale5.5% ABV

Fall Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

Available at a few places nearby

Modern Times Monsters' Park Blackberry Cobbler

Modern Times Monsters' Park Blackberry Cobbler

Imperial Stout14.2% ABV

Modern Times BeerSan Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Societe The Dandy

Societe The Dandy

IPA6.5% ABV

Societe Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

Available at a few places nearby

This medium-bodied, citrusy, tropcial IPA is balanced with a slight malt presence that accentuates its moderate hop bitterness.

The Lost Abbey My Black Parade

The Lost Abbey My Black Parade

Belgian Dark Strong Ale12.0% ABV

The Lost AbbeySan Marcos, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Karl Strauss To 9's IPA

Karl Strauss To 9's IPA

9.9% ABV

Karl Strauss Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

Available at a few places nearby

Fall Green Hat

Fall Green Hat

American IPA7.2% ABV

Fall Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

Available at a few places nearby

Hop Forward San Diego-Style IPA.Hopped With Citra, Centennial, Crystal & Simcoe Hops.

New Realm / Stone "LITERALLY Wrote The Book"

New Realm / Stone "LITERALLY Wrote The Book"

Unfiltered Imperial IPA9.0% ABV

Stone Liberty StationSan Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Port 13th Anniversary Double IPA

Port 13th Anniversary Double IPA

Double IPA11.5% ABV

Port Brewing CompanySan Marcos, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Pure Project Romeo & Julius

Pure Project Romeo & Julius

Orange Cream Ale5.8% ABV

Pure ProjectSan Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

A refreshing Cream Ale designed to evoke flavors of orange cream soda.

Saint Archer Mexican Lager

Saint Archer Mexican Lager

Vienna Lager4.4% ABV

Saint Archer Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

AleSmith Orange X

AleSmith Orange X

American Pale Ale5.3% ABV

AleSmith Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

Burgeon Southern Splash

Burgeon Southern Splash

American Pale Ale5.7% ABV34 IBU

Burgeon Beer Co.Carlsbad, CA

Available at a few places nearby

Port 13th Anniversary

Port 13th Anniversary

Double IPA11.0% ABV

Port Brewing CompanySan Marcos, CA

Available at a few places nearby

Pure Project Murkeley

Pure Project Murkeley

Double IPA8.5% ABV

Pure ProjectSan Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Thorn Street Rock The Pale

Thorn Street Rock The Pale

American Pale Ale5.5% ABV55 IBU

Thorn Street BrewerySan Diego, CA

Available at a few places nearby

Burgeon Rolling Oats

Burgeon Rolling Oats

American Porter5.7% ABV

Burgeon Beer Co.Carlsbad, CA

Coronado Beach Bound

Coronado Beach Bound

Blonde Ale5.2% ABV15 IBU

Coronado Brewing CompanyCoronado, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Kilowatt Fluorescent Mustachio

Kilowatt Fluorescent Mustachio

Belgian Red IPA6.8% ABV

Kilowatt BrewingSan Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Full bodied red IPA brewed with Belgian Yeast, medium and dark crystal malts, hopped with Cascade, Amarillo, Chinook, and Simcoe.

Mason Ale Works Project X

Mason Ale Works Project X

American IPA7.3% ABV

Mason Ale WorksOceanside, CA

Rip Current Choppy Surf

Rip Current Choppy Surf

Czech Pale Lager5.3% ABV

Rip Current BrewingSan Marcos, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Abnormal BA All Of The Lights (Hazelnut,cocoa,coffee)

Abnormal BA All Of The Lights (Hazelnut,cocoa,coffee)

American Porter13.6% ABV

Abnormal Beer CompanySan Diego, CA

Abnormal M5

Abnormal M5

Imperial Stout13.8% ABV

Abnormal Beer CompanySan Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Acoustic Ales Bullet Aged Unplugged Stout

Acoustic Ales Bullet Aged Unplugged Stout

Imperial Stout12.5% ABV

Acoustic Ales Brewing ExperimentSan Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Acoustic Ales Heaven Hills Barrell Aged

Acoustic Ales Heaven Hills Barrell Aged

American Stout12.5% ABV

Acoustic Ales Brewing ExperimentSan Diego, CA

AleSmith Barrel Aged Old Numbskull 2013

AleSmith Barrel Aged Old Numbskull 2013

American Barleywine11.0% ABV

AleSmith Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Amplified Ale Works BA Harmony Bottle

Amplified Ale Works BA Harmony Bottle

American Barleywine11.0% ABV

Amplified Ale WorksSan Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Blend of vintage barrel aged beers. Sharp barrel and cherry presence with a touch of bitterness

Amplified Ale Works Ghost Shark

Amplified Ale Works Ghost Shark

Double IPA9.1% ABV

Amplified Ale WorksSan Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

ChuckAlek Irish Porter

ChuckAlek Irish Porter

English Porter5.5% ABV

ChuckAlek Independent BrewersRamona, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Coronado Fog Bound Brown

Coronado Fog Bound Brown

American Brown Ale6.0% ABV20 IBU

Coronado Brewing CompanyCoronado, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Karl Strauss Ed's Hoppy Birthday

Karl Strauss Ed's Hoppy Birthday

German Pils5.7% ABV25 IBU

Karl Strauss Brewing CompanySan Diego, CA

Kilowatt Paradise Punch Shandy

Kilowatt Paradise Punch Shandy

Blonde Ale4.8% ABV

Kilowatt BrewingSan Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Rip Current 5th Anniversary Mocha Storm Coffee Chocolate Imp Porter

Rip Current 5th Anniversary Mocha Storm Coffee Chocolate Imp Porter

American Porter10.0% ABV

Rip Current BrewingSan Marcos, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Rock Bottom La Jolla New Garde

Rock Bottom La Jolla New Garde

Witbier5.0% ABV11 IBU

Rock Bottom La JollaLa Jolla, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Belgian-style Witbier, brewed with orange peel and coriander.

Rock Bottom La Jolla Sunday Morning Mango Sour

Rock Bottom La Jolla Sunday Morning Mango Sour

Mixed-Fermentation Sour Beer3.9% ABV

Rock Bottom La JollaLa Jolla, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Fruity crisp, tart & Refreshing!

San Diego Brewing Hoppy Red Thing

San Diego Brewing Hoppy Red Thing

American Amber Ale7.0% ABV65 IBU

San Diego Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

San Diego Brewing Infinitude IPA

San Diego Brewing Infinitude IPA

Double IPA8.7% ABV85 IBU

San Diego Brewing Co.San Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Stone Liberty Kellché

Stone Liberty Kellché

Unfiltered Lager5.3% ABV

Stone Liberty StationSan Diego, CA

Available at very few places nearby