Top & Local Beer near San Francisco, CA

Lagunitas IPA

Lagunitas IPA

American IPA6.2% ABV52 IBU

Lagunitas Brewing CompanyPetaluma, CA

Available at a number of places nearby

Big on the aroma with a hoppy-sweet finish that’ll leave you wantin’ another sip.

Lagunitas Little Sumpin' Sumpin' Ale

Lagunitas Little Sumpin' Sumpin' Ale

American Wheat Beer7.5% ABV64 IBU

Lagunitas Brewing CompanyPetaluma, CA

Available at a few places nearby

A truly unique style featuring a strong hop finish on a silky body. A filtered pale wheat ale that is great for both IPA and wheat beer fans.

Russian River Pliny The Elder

Russian River Pliny The Elder

Double IPA8.0% ABV100 IBU

Russian River Brewing CompanySanta Rosa, CA

Available at a few places nearby

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

Anchor Steam

Anchor Steam

American Lager4.9% ABV37 IBU

Anchor BrewingSan Francisco, CA

Available at very few places nearby

San Francisco's famous amber beer. First brewed in 1896.

Russian River Consecration

Russian River Consecration

Mixed-Fermentation Sour Beer10.0% ABV

Russian River Brewing CompanySanta Rosa, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Dark Ale aged in Cabernet Sauvignon barrels from local wineries, black currants, brettanomyces, lactobacillus, and pediococcus.. Rich flavors of chocolate truffle, spice, tobacco, currants, and a bit of Cabernet.

Drake's Denogginizer

Drake's Denogginizer

Double IPA9.8% ABV90 IBU

Drake's Brewing CompanySan Leandro, CA

Available at very few places nearby

An Imperial India Pale Ale. Alc/Vol: 9.75% IBUs: 90

Drake's Hefe

Drake's Hefe

Weissbier5.0% ABV15 IBU

Drake's Brewing CompanySan Leandro, CA

Available at a few places nearby

An unfiltered, Bavarian style wheat beer. We incorporate 50% wheat malt and 50% 2-row malt with Noble hops. Then, a Bavarian hefeweizen yeast strain imparts the traditional and distinctive aromas of banana and clove. True to our West Coast style, this beer finishes clean and dry, making it easy to enjoy another pint. Available Year Round.

Anchor Christmas Ale

Anchor Christmas Ale

Winter Seasonal Beer7.2% ABV28 IBU

Anchor BrewingSan Francisco, CA

Available at very few places nearby

The Ale’s recipe is different every year, but the intent with which we offer it remains the same: joy and celebration of the newness of life.

21st Amendment Hell or High Watermelon

21st Amendment Hell or High Watermelon

American Wheat Beer4.9% ABV17 IBU

21st Amendment BrewerySan Francisco, CA

Available at very few places nearby

This American wheat beer is brewed with real watermelon, for a flavor that’s surprisingly crisp, dry and refreshing.

Speakeasy Prohibition Ale

Speakeasy Prohibition Ale

American Amber Ale6.1% ABV50 IBU

Speakeasy Ales & LagersSan Francisco, CA

Available at a few places nearby

Prohibition strikes a perfect balance between malts and hops, with its roasted caramel notes and dry, clean finish.

Almanac Blackberry Sournova

Almanac Blackberry Sournova

Mixed-Fermentation Sour Beer5.2% ABV

Almanac Beer Co.Alameda, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Mixed culture sour ale, aged with real blackberries in oak. Naturally conditioned.

Heretic Evil Cousin

Heretic Evil Cousin

Double IPA8.0% ABV100 IBU

Heretic Brewing CompanyFairfield, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Evil Cousin is Heretic's take on a West coast imperial IPA. This beer is a bold, in-your-face hop monster. It has a light, easy drinking malt character that allows the hops to stand out. The hop character in this beer is intentionally on the dank side; big, sticky, and aggressive.

Heretic Evil Twin

Heretic Evil Twin

Red IPA6.8% ABV45 IBU

Heretic Brewing CompanyFairfield, CA

Available at very few places nearby

It is a great example of a bold, rich, balanced craft beer, without being heavy and hard to drink in quantity.

Almanac Love Hazy IPA

Almanac Love Hazy IPA

Hazy IPA6.1% ABV

Almanac Beer Co.Alameda, CA

Available at a few places nearby

Hazy and dank IPA double dry-hopped with Mosaic, Citra and Simcoe. Flavors of mango, cantaloupe, and citrus will keep you infatuated.

21st Amendment Brew Free! Or Die IPA

21st Amendment Brew Free! Or Die IPA

Hazy IPA7.0% ABV70 IBU

21st Amendment BrewerySan Francisco, CA

Our newest beer to be released in March. Brewed with real blood oranges with a base of Brew Free or Die IPA. We added some additional Citra

Moylans Irish Red

Moylans Irish Red

Irish Red Ale6.5% ABV

Moylans BreweryNovato, CA

Altamont Beer Works Maui Waui

Altamont Beer Works Maui Waui

American IPA6.5% ABV

Altamont Beer WorksLivermore, CA

Available at very few places nearby

The Mosaic and Citra hops give strong aromas and flavors of guava, pineapple, and mango. Light in color and body, with a soft bitterness.

Marin Mt. Tam Pale Ale

Marin Mt. Tam Pale Ale

American Pale Ale5.4% ABV40 IBU

Marin Brewing CompanyLarkspur, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Mt. Tam Pale Ale is our best-selling flagship brew! It has a bright golden color, a medium body and a smooth taste. 5.5% alcohol by volume.

Speakeasy Payback Porter

Speakeasy Payback Porter

Robust Porter7.5% ABV35 IBU

Speakeasy Ales & LagersSan Francisco, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Brewed with Chilean chocolate malts and rolled oats, this Robust Porter is rich in roasted malt aromas and baker's cocoa.

Fort Point Westfalia

Fort Point Westfalia

American Amber Ale5.6% ABV16 IBU

Fort Point Beer CompanySan Francisco, CA

Available at a few places nearby

Nuremberg Inspired Red Ale

Marin Albion Amber Ale

Marin Albion Amber Ale

American Amber Ale5.0% ABV

Marin Brewing CompanyLarkspur, CA

Moylans Dragoons Dry Irish Stout

Moylans Dragoons Dry Irish Stout

Irish Stout5.0% ABV28 IBU

Moylans BreweryNovato, CA

Dry, roasty and incredibly rich in flavor, Dragoons Dry Irish Stout is made with a unique blend of imported hops and malted barley from the United Kingdom. This award winning stout is brewed in the Irish tradition to commemorate General Stephen Moylan, Irish-born commander of the 4th Continental Dragoons during the American Revolutionary War.

Black Diamond Jagged Edge IPA

Black Diamond Jagged Edge IPA

American IPA7.1% ABV75 IBU

Black DiamondConcord, CA

Ghost Town El Cucuy Imperial Stout

Ghost Town El Cucuy Imperial Stout

Imperial Stout11.0% ABV

Ghost Town BrewingOakland, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Altamont Beer Works Hella Hoppy

Altamont Beer Works Hella Hoppy

Double IPA9.0% ABV80 IBU

Altamont Beer WorksLivermore, CA

Available at very few places nearby

clean malt flavor, hop flavor forward, without all the bitterness. Hella hops are used throughout the process to bring you intense floral, citrus, and tropical notes. Smooth and clean, not bitter!

Ghost Town Inhume

Ghost Town Inhume

American IPA7.0% ABV70 IBU

Ghost Town BrewingOakland, CA

Available at a few places nearby

Barebottle Powder Clouds

Barebottle Powder Clouds

American Pale Ale5.6% ABV

Barebottle Brewing Co.San Francisco, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Faction 1970's Lager

Faction 1970's Lager

American Lager4.0% ABV

Faction Brewing CompanyAlameda, CA

Fort Point Animal Remix

Fort Point Animal Remix

Tropical IPA with Guava and Tangerine6.5% ABV45 IBU

Fort Point Beer CompanySan Francisco, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Tropical IPA with Guava and Tangerine

Faction Blitzen 2022

Faction Blitzen 2022

Triple IPA10.2% ABV

Faction Brewing CompanyAlameda, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Narrative Fermentations C'N Things - West Coast Pale Ale With Columbus, Centennial, Citra, & Chinook Hops

Narrative Fermentations C'N Things - West Coast Pale Ale With Columbus, Centennial, Citra, & Chinook Hops

American Pale Ale5.7% ABV

Narrative FermentationsSan Jose, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Cellarmaker Checks The Boxes

Cellarmaker Checks The Boxes

American Pale Ale5.7% ABV

Cellarmaker Brewing Co.San Francisco, CA

Cellarmaker Emerald Eyes

Cellarmaker Emerald Eyes

American Pale Ale5.7% ABV

Cellarmaker Brewing Co.San Francisco, CA

Narrative Epoch

Narrative Epoch

Imperial Stout10.5% ABV

Narrative FermentationsSan Jose, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Temescal Hazy IPA (Hazy)

Temescal Hazy IPA (Hazy)

Hazy IPA6.5% ABV

Temescal BrewingOakland, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Barebottle Juicy Couture

Barebottle Juicy Couture

6.4% ABV

Barebottle Brewing Co.San Francisco, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Fieldwork Leafy And Green

Fieldwork Leafy And Green

American Lager5.0% ABV

Fieldwork Brewing CompanyBerkeley, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Original Pattern Mumbo Jumbo (Hazy)

Original Pattern Mumbo Jumbo (Hazy)

Hazy IPA6.7% ABV

Original Pattern Brewing CompanyOakland, CA

Sonoma Springs Kolsch

Sonoma Springs Kolsch

Kölsch5.2% ABV20 IBU

Sonoma Springs Brewing CompanySonoma, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Original Pattern Whole Lotta Haze (Hazy IPA)

Original Pattern Whole Lotta Haze (Hazy IPA)

American IPA6.9% ABV

Original Pattern Brewing CompanyOakland, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Fieldwork Adrianne

Fieldwork Adrianne

Belgian Tripel9.5% ABV

Fieldwork Brewing CompanyBerkeley, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Epidemic Ales Affliction Amber

Epidemic Ales Affliction Amber

American Amber Ale5.5% ABV26 IBU

Epidemic AlesConcord, CA

Half Moon Bay Agua Fresca

Half Moon Bay Agua Fresca

Blonde Ale4.8% ABV20 IBU

Half Moon Bay Brewing CompanyHalf Moon Bay, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Half Moon Bay Are We There Yet?

Half Moon Bay Are We There Yet?

American IPA6.5% ABV

Half Moon Bay Brewing CompanyHalf Moon Bay, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Del Cielo Bay Area 51

Del Cielo Bay Area 51

Hazy IPA7.0% ABV

Del Cielo Brewing Co.Martinez, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Laughing Monk Brother Logan

Laughing Monk Brother Logan

Hazy IPA6.7% ABV

Laughing Monk BrewerySan Francisco, CA

Available at very few places nearby

Laughing Monk Brother Paesano

Laughing Monk Brother Paesano

Hazy IPA6.8% ABV

Laughing Monk BrewerySan Francisco, CA