United States > California > Santa Monica
Beer Available At Daily Pint (arranged by most recent)
Deschutes Black Butte XXIV 99, Surf Oil Piers Porter (Vanilla) , New Belgium Lips of Faith - Paardebloem 79, Sierra Nevada Southern Hemisphere Harvest 98, Sierra Nevada Belgian Blonde IPA 86, Deschutes River Ale 49, Deschutes Armory XPA (Extra Pale Ale) 88, Ballast Point Sea Monster Stout (Oak Aged) , Mad River Barrettor-Coxinator Dopplebock , Coronado Idiot IPA 98, Goose Island Mild Winter 79, Drakes Black Robusto 96, Black Market Quadrophenia 81, Ballast Point Dorado Double IPA 99, Bear Republic APEX 98, Stone Enjoy By IPA 100
rhartogs (11) Arlington, Virginia | March 8, 2012
88 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 15/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 16/20
Amazing tap and whiskey selection. Good service. Dive bar interior. They have two casks as well which is cool. Any beer enthusiast needs to check this place out.
ajm (191) Los Angeles, California | February 2, 2009
88 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD 7/10 VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 17/20
They always keep the taps interesting and local whenever possible. Maintaining 4 casks is just outstanding. For beer consumption, the place strikes me as small, but I like that when at the bar I donít have to deal with the pool players, especially when they are all drinking Corona and Bud and barking at the poor bar maid. Very English feel - havenít felt like this since the Horse Brass Pub.
Chalsk (41) North Caldwell, New Jersey | April 28, 2012
88 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 18/20
When you walk in to the right is a bar section that is a tight space. To the left is a big open room with a pool table and a big screen for watching games. Itís got that belgium esque dark and gritty feel. It also has a ridiculous scotch list. It had a nice selection on tap and a couple cask ales. Really enjoyed it.
JoeTheYounger (44) Claremont, California | December 7, 2009
86 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 17/20
Went here about a week ago with DuffmanSW and laroja. We were the only ones there on a Friday late mid afternoon. The beer selection was great. They had two Stone casks that day. One was Ruination with Amarillo and Simcoe hops. The other was Levitation with centennial hops. I also had the Alaskan Brewing Baltic porter on tap. And we all went in on a bottle of Firestone 12 for only $30. Not bad for a bar price. The place was a lot of fun. They had an internet jukebox, pool tables, and shuffleboard. Kept us entertained for hours.
Jimmythespoon (68) , Cyprus | November 14, 2012
84 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 17/20
Great place in Santa Monica. Passionate and very knowledgable owner. Got a very English pub feel to it. Lots of american beers on tap but also has quite a few Belgians on tap also which is quite surprising. And an absolutely amazing whiskey selection too. Must visit if in Santa monica
BMan1113VR (311) Los Angeles, California | December 23, 2008
82 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 17/20
A locals bar with pool tables. All about Whiskey and cask ales. 3 hand pumps. Nice people working there. Parking is behind or on one of the side streets. Didnt have any food. Obviously this place has two other competitors in Santa Monica...FO and Library Ale House. This has a much better bottle selection than both of those. Jolly Pumpkin, Lambics, Bruery, Lost Abbey, and Firestone 12 to name a few. Tap selection is better than Library Ale House but slightly weeker than FO. Good, but dingy place.
RedSox2004 (16) Pacific Palisades, California | June 12, 2009
82 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 6/10 OVERALL 16/20
Outstanding collection of beer and Scotch. Someday when I have a ride home Iíll look into some of the whiskeys. Great place to meet unpretentious beer lovers. Kind of small, and itís probably always tough to get a spot at the bar. Pick the right time, though, and I bet it can be a real nice experience.
robL (3) California | September 3, 2010
82 AMBIANCE 3/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 14/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 17/20
This is an old-school hole-in-the-wall joint that just happens to have a deep, knowledgeable, passion for craft and micro brews. It is not high-end, not high-brow, and caters to a local community college scene. But itís authentic through and through. If you want a real BAR with real BAR accommodations (think pool, foosball, shuffleboard and jukebox) at the same time as trying out an ongoing rotation of great beers from around the country --- this is your place!
MattH (41) California | February 25, 2012
80 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 10/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 15/20
Dive bar where the ratio of women to men is about 1 to 50. Nevertheless we are here for the beer. Tap selection was decent. Iíve seen better in the area. Whiskey/Scotch selection seems to be their specialty. No food, but food trucks routinely park outside and you are allowed to bring your food inside.
m4rest88 (17) Beverly Hills, California | June 17, 2009
80 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 17/20
Went here for my 21st birthday celebration with some close friends - bman1113vr being one of them. My first time here.
Not a bad place. Had some interesting beers in bottles there - firestone walker 12, and geuze girardin to name a few. Some bruery beers in bottles as well - Batch 1 and Black Orchard in particular.
They had Youngís Double Chocolate Stout on tap and that tasted amazing. Not the first time i tasted this beer, but it tasted amazing on tap.
One man working the bar - had to wait for a while to order drinks. Might want to add another bar tender on weekdays. Only negative thing about this place though.
Good selection of beer!
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