The Trappist | Oakland, California
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The Trappist
World Class based on 85 ratings
Type: Bar

460 8th St
Oakland, California United States 94607 [ print map ]
510 238 8900 | facebook | twitter

Hours: Sun-Thu Noon - Midnight, Fri-Sat Noon -1:00AM

Mayor: joeneugs (6) | Taps: 25 | Bottles: 150

The Trappist

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Beer Available At The Trappist (arranged by most recent)
Tahoe Mountain Mars Hotel 90, Against the Grain Citra Ass Down 97, Fort Point / De Struise Saint Francis 12 , HenHouse Batch 100 (High West Rye Barrel) , De Ranke Hop Harvest 2014 95, Blaugies La Moneuse 98, Allagash Sixteen Counties Wild Ale With Brett 97, Craftsman Angelino Weisse 95, Perennial Tart Hopfentea 91, Almanac Porchbier 61, St Feuillien Triple 98, Sante Adairius Posermobile 95, Toccalmatto Zona Cesarini 98, Tahoe Mountain The Day They Taught Us Not to Reach , De Molen Hel & Verdoemenis Wild Turkey 100, NÝgne ō Single Hop Citra IPA 93, Craftsman Heavenly Hefe 93, Cantillon Vigneronne 99, Boon Oude Lambik 91, Boon Mikkeller Bar Calva Lambic (Foeder # 65) 91
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85 reviews for The Trappist
 Ambiance  89%
 Service  84%
 Selection  89%
 Food  70%
 Value  71%
 Overall  86%
 Rating  98%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
nate2g  (852) Boomtown!, Australia | November 27, 2013
Beautiful pub and needless to say again but yes the beer selection is wonderful. The likes of Prairie on tap, and bottles from Crooked Stave, Grassroots and heaps more. Really well thought out selection. Friendly staff and chatty patrons and you really do feel at home here. Back bar has more beers you can choose from. I very much enjoyed my visit.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 17/20
joet  (96) Santa Rosa, California | November 12, 2013
A beautiful and comfortable place to have a great beer. The selection is normally top notch. Prices are a bit steep but you get what you pay for. Very knowledgeable, helpful and friendly staff.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 17/20
Errl  (22) Plano, Texas | November 1, 2013
Stopped in around lunch for a couple beers and took a set at the front bar..I felt right at home, Doors open with a nice breeze, Bartender was very knowledgeable and the tap and bottle list was very solid..Will be stopping in again forsure next time I am in town.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 16/20
savnac  (284) Anchorage, Alaska | October 5, 2013
This place is in a fairly nice part of Oakland. Interior is very nice with 2 bars and some outdoor seating. Service was good, you have to go to the bar for service, staff can tell you about all the beer they offer. Selection was really good, mostly Belgian style offerings with some other nice stuff thrown in. Tap list is great and bottle list is even better but some are pricey. Value is decent, but prices can get really high on the specialty stuff. Overall a must stop if in the area, will be back again.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
devman171  (150) Annapolis , Maryland | August 21, 2013
Great beer bar in then middle of a strange looking neighborhood. two bars with different taps, went twice during my visit
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 6/10   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
Rocketman2013  (19) Texas | August 3, 2013
They have two warm and inviting bars and an outside area with picnic tables. There is no table service, you have to order at the bar and they will bring it to your table. The selection is substantial with an emphasis on Belgian beers. They have a limited menu of pub food. Prices are higher than average.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 19/20
AdamBeer1  (17) Florida | July 22, 2013
I'm not sure what to say here. Come to this bar, no question, hands down a great beer bar. Random and rare selection usually. Great crowd, great service. Prices are reasonable. It's one of the best non brewery bars I have ever been too. Stop reading this and go get a beer!
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 5/10   OVERALL 16/20
mrhoppy  (226) Santa Clara, California | July 20, 2013
If you say you love beer and you have not been here yet your missing out.
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 2/10   OVERALL 14/20
t0rin0  (1474) Do Not Resuscitate, California | June 6, 2013
Visited 4 or 5 times in the past few years, mostly combined with a stop to Beer Revolution and/or Pacific Coast Brewing.

A high end / classy kind of place in Oakland that serves expensive beer and expensive food and also sells their glassware for expensive amounts of money. The employees are nice and the beer selection is usually pretty good but itís the type of place that you cant get in and out of for less than $20. If they have something on tap that I really want to try Iíll stop in but for those prices I usually scroll past.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 7/10   VALUE 4/10   OVERALL 17/20
Sledutah  (427) Utah | May 24, 2013
A great place in an old brick building. They have 2 bars with different vibes. The front bar was dark and quiet, the back bar was brighter with music playing. A nice outside area with picnic tables. The service was great. Good beer and food. I didnít look at the bottle list but the coolers were full. Prices were on the high side. Iíll be back.

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