The Trappist | Oakland, California
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The Trappist
World Class based on 89 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 (7) | Taps: 25 | Bottles: 150

The Trappist

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Beer Available At The Trappist (arranged by most recent)
Upright Crystal Red , Allagash Midnight Brett 96, Olí Republic Klosch Gone A-Rye , Bridge Road / Mikkeller The Dark Harvest 97, Perennial Regalia 91, Sante Adairius Simple: Equinox 95, Heater Allen Sterk En Donker , The Rare Barrel / Cellarmaker Breakfast Time 98, KlevereTien Oak Aged (Belgian Owl BA) 91, Tahoe Mountain Mars Hotel 94, 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 93, Blaugies La Moneuse 97, Allagash Sixteen Counties Wild Ale With Brett 96, Craftsman Angelino Weisse 95, Perennial Tart Hopfentea 92
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89 reviews for The Trappist
 Ambiance  90%
 Service  84%
 Selection  89%
 Food  71%
 Value  72%
 Overall  86%
 Rating  98%
Rating Distribution

  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 10/10   VALUE 10/10   OVERALL 20/20
BrettaJames  (3) Oakland, California | May 9, 2014
Probably the best beer bar in Oakland. Awesome selection of rare and hard to find beers. And if you canít find what you want on tap, they probably have it in a bottle. I love that they always have at least one sour on tap, if not more. The staff if super friendly and helpful. Oh, and thereís a patio in the back. Need I say more?
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 6/10   OVERALL 17/20
AdamChandler  (260) Enfield, New Hampshire | January 26, 2014
Went here on a Friday nigth. Front bar was packed, back bar was very open and roomy. I sat by the open window overlooking the street and watching traffic & people which was quite nice. Tap list and bottle list both pretty good and with rotation, I think it would be a great local hangout. I just thought prices were very high and itís a very busy joint. Parking is pretty easy though once work hours are over.
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 18/20
VastActiv  (59) Oulu, Finland | December 6, 2013| Updated December 8, 2013
Wonderful place and very interesting tap selection. Prices are quite high for some beers but it is worth of it. Just amazing atmosphere on Sunday night. One of the best bars I have been.
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 11/15   FOOD 8/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 16/20
emartell  (23) Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico | December 3, 2013
Agradable lugar en Oakland, aun que un tanto sůlo. A pesar de no ser el lugar con la mayor cantidad de cervezas, es suficiente, la comida es agradable y el servicio muy bueno!
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
nate2g  (1046) 上海 / 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  (101) 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  (25) 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  (164) 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.

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