The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Iowa, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Iowa, USA. This site is interactive, so we encourage you to take part in the rating, addition and correction of the site.



These are the best beers you can find in this region's stores and restaurants based on the availability information provided by RateBeerians in this area. A beer has to have 5 or more ratings to be listed here.

1Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2778100
2Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2352100
3Toppling Goliath Mornin’ DelightToppling Goliath171100
4Stone Imperial Russian StoutStone Brewing3119100
5Dieu du Ciel Péché Mortel Dieu du Ciel2142100
6Bells HopslamBells Brewery2844100
7Surly DarknessSurly Brewing Company1034100
8Toppling Goliath King SueToppling Goliath146100
9Prairie Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales1013100
10Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - Rare 2015Goose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)126100
11Prairie Bomb! - Barrel AgedPrairie Artisan Ales114100
12Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company2061100
13Great Divide Yeti Imperial StoutGreat Divide Brewing Company2617100
14Evil Twin Even More JesusEvil Twin Brewing711100
15Omnipollo Noa Pecan Mud Cake - BourbonOmnipollo66100
16Bells Two Hearted AleBells Brewery3649100
17Dieu du Ciel AphrodisiaqueDieu du Ciel1308100
18Ballast Point Victory at Sea Ballast Point Brewing Company (Constellation)1455100
19Toppling Goliath pseudoSueToppling Goliath608100
20Mikkeller Beer Geek Vanilla ShakeMikkeller637100
21Evil Twin Aún Más a JesúsEvil Twin Brewing230100
22Toppling Goliath SosusToppling Goliath158100
23Evil Twin Aún Más Café JesúsEvil Twin Brewing209100
24Bells 30th Anniversary Ale - Imperial StoutBells Brewery254100
25Prairie Birthday Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales127100


1Toppling Goliath Mornin’ DelightToppling Goliath171100
2Toppling Goliath King SueToppling Goliath146100
3Toppling Goliath pseudoSueToppling Goliath608100
4Toppling Goliath SosusToppling Goliath158100
5Toppling Goliath Pompeii IPAToppling Goliath174100
6Toppling Goliath Twisted GalaxyToppling Goliath28100
7Toppling Goliath / Tree House DavidToppling Goliath3299
8Toppling Goliath ZeeLanderToppling Goliath19399
9Toppling Goliath Light Speed Pale AleToppling Goliath17799
10Toppling Goliath Mosaic Dry Hopped pseudoSueToppling Goliath1499
11Toppling Goliath Sol Hunter Pale AleToppling Goliath6499
12Toppling Goliath XHops Series - GoldToppling Goliath4899
13Toppling Goliath Golden Nugget IPAToppling Goliath44698
14Toppling Goliath Intergalactic Warrior IPAToppling Goliath5998
15Toppling Goliath Galaxy Dry Hopped pseudoSueToppling Goliath2098
16Peace Tree No Coast IPAPeace Tree Brewing Company3898
17Toppling Goliath / Mikkeller Nelson SchmelssonToppling Goliath4498
18Toppling Goliath Thresher IPA Toppling Goliath3497
19Toppling Goliath pseudoSue - Citra Double Dry HoppedToppling Goliath1197
20Madhouse Carpe DiemMadhouse Brewing Company1097
21Toppling Goliath XHops Series - GreenToppling Goliath2397
22Toppling Goliath ReGifter Double IPAToppling Goliath1497
23Toppling Goliath Xhops Series - GammaToppling Goliath2696
24Peace Tree Hop SutraPeace Tree Brewing Company8896
25Toppling Goliath Hopsmack!Toppling Goliath3296

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Brick’s Bar
Cedar Rapids () 505 410-8753
Happy’s Wine and Spirits
Cedar Falls () (319) 277-1463
John’s Grocery
Iowa City (319) 319 337-2183
Crust Stone Oven Pizza
Bettendorf () 563 424-5502
SingleSpeed Brewing Company
Cedar Falls () 319 266-3581