City Beer | San Francisco, California
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City Beer
World Class based on 188 ratings
Type: Beer Store

1168 Folsom St
San Francisco, California United States 94103 [ print map ]
415 503 1033

citybeerstore.com

Hours: Tue-Sat: 12-22; Sun: 12-18 Closed Mondays


Mayor: marcus (33) | Affiliated user(s) here citybeer | Taps: 15 | Bottles: Many


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Beer Available At City Beer (arranged by most recent)
10 Barrel / Bluejacket / Stone Suede Imperial Porter 96, Russian River It Takes A Lot Of Great Beer To Make Great Wine 90, Almanac Dark Pumpkin Sour 95, Evil Twin Double Barrel Jesus 100, Westbrook / Stillwater Big Tastyís Back Door 86, De Dochter van de Korenaar Extase 99, The Commons Fleur de Blanc 77, Evil Twin Imperial Doughnut Break 100, Dieu du Ciel Blanche du Paradis 94, Societe The Pupil 99, Alpine Beer Company Nelson IPA 100, Societe The Apprentice 98, Jolly Pumpkin / Anchorage Calabaza Boreal 99, Midnight Sun Sex Machine 69, Sierra Nevada / Russian River Beer Camp Yvan the Great 93, Heretic/Faction Black Maria (3rd Anniversary Collaboration) , Sierra Nevada / Oskar Blues Beer Camp CANfusion Rye Bock 88, Sierra Nevada / Victory Beer Camp Alt Route 90, Russian River Sanctification 100, Rip Current Marine Layer San Diego-style Hefeweizen 48
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188 reviews for City Beer
 Ambiance  77%
 Service  86%
 Selection  87%
 Food  71%
 Value  73%
 Overall  86%
 Rating  98%
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88
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
kevinsenn  (80) Waterloo, Ontario | January 13, 2014
Small place. Half bar, half store. Both halves are pretty good. The bar has a good selection of beers on tap, and a great "vintages cooler" with some really hard-to-find stuff in it. The store has a large and excellent selection. Great place to get a glass of beer and browse the store.
90
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
mcberko  (291) Vancouver, British Columbia | December 24, 2013
Awesome bottle shop and bar - very high quality list of taps, which included a couple of Sante Adairius beers on tap. Bottle selection isnít the largest Iíve seen, but it boasts top quality brews. Prices are pretty high for the tap beers, but pretty standard for the bottles. An obvious choice for any beer nerd in San Fran.
78
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
Prufrockstar  (26) Seattle, Washington | December 13, 2013
Unassuming basement. Draft list is great and brought me back several times over my last trip. Bottle selection was surprisingly unimpressive. A few cool, expensive bottles to drink in the cooler behind the counter.
74
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 15/20
VastActiv  (24) Oulu, Finland | December 7, 2013
Just a basement with some interesting beers on tap and very large and interesting bottle selection. Also good amount of vintage bottles for on-site drinking.
84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
emartell  (23) Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico | December 7, 2013
Buen lugar, con un gran ambiente, musica a in volumen aceptable para poder platicar. Un buen servicio sin ser el mejor. Variedad ampliamente aceptable, tanto en barril cůmo en botellas. Un lugar bastante recomendable que se debe visitar.
86
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 17/20
BOLTZ7555  (81) Phoenix, Arizona | November 22, 2013
Great little spot (and I do mean little) with bottle stacked throughout, some still in boxes. Some incredible gems, though, and a couple of nice Bruery beers on tap. Definitely stop here when in SF! The problem was walking a mile back to the hotel with a massive haul...but worth it!
76
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 5/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
5150datkins  (12) Washington DC | November 16, 2013
Nice little bottle shop,a hand full of taps, some great, some not. Prices higher than most but thatís what you would expect in SF.
68
  AMBIANCE 2/5   SERVICE 4/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 15/20
iacopino_IpA  (111) , | November 5, 2013
Didnít like this place so much. It seems a basement a litlle bit cleaned and with the add of some tap and fridges. Bottle list is huge ( but personally was not that surprised) Nice tap saelection. Bartender was maybe the worst thing among with the prices! Not my tipe of place!
44
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 1/10   SELECTION 8/15   FOOD 1/10   VALUE 3/10   OVERALL 10/20
stoutpark  (58) , Italy | October 23, 2013
Really disappointed about this place. Probably Iíve been there the wrong day, really crowded place and only 2 workers behind the bar. I had to wait a lot before ordering, waiters were unprofessional and not to knowledgeable about taps and bottles. They didnít check if our bottle (3fonteinen 2012) was over before take away our glasses (and it wasnít). We asked suggestion for a restaurant and the bartender send us (me and my boyfriend) in a creepy dirty (super dirty) restaurant at the corner of the street, so that we would have came back to drink more in the "city beerstore". So sad of this experience i hope I will change my mind but this place is definitely over rated for any standard: European or American. Bleah
76
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
nate2g  (641) Boomtown! / Waikato, New Zealand | October 19, 2013
Impressive tap selection and bottles are stored well for the limited space they have. Iíd be here often if I lived in town.

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