The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in South Africa

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

 


TOP BEER AVAILABLE IN SOUTH AFRICA

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.

BrewerCountScore
1Devil's Peak King's Blockhouse IPADevil's Peak Brewing Company9892
2Devil's Peak Grapefruit ExpressDevil's Peak Brewing Company1289
3Darling Brew Bone CrusherDarling Brewery5430
4Stellies Hoenderhok BockStellenbosch Brewing Company1522
5Castle LagerSAB - South African Breweries (AB InBev)5992
6#1 Premium PilsnerBrewhogs6
7#2 Original Red LagerBrewhogs6
8Citizen Diplomat Czech PilsCitizen Beer8


TOP BEER FROM SOUTH AFRICA

BrewerCountScore
1Devil's Peak / Mikkeller CapenhagenDevil's Peak Brewing Company2194
2Devil's Peak King's Blockhouse IPADevil's Peak Brewing Company9892
3Devil's Peak Vannie HoutDevil's Peak Brewing Company2092
4Devil's Peak Juicy LucyDevil's Peak Brewing Company1091
5Aegir Project Giant IPAAegir Project1391
6Devil's Peak Grapefruit ExpressDevil's Peak Brewing Company1289
7Mad Giant Urban LegendMad Giant1384
8Devil's Peak Change of Season Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout Devil's Peak Brewing Company2583
9CBC Cape of Good HopsCape Brewing Company4083
10Devil's Peak Cut and RunDevil's Peak Brewing Company2182
11Devil's Peak Gesha Coffee StoutDevil's Peak Brewing Company2581
12Devil's Peak / Mikkeller African BeautyDevil's Peak Brewing Company1179
13Devil's Peak Vin de SaisonDevil's Peak Brewing Company1278
14Darling Brew Long ClawDarling Brewery1476
15Devil's Peak Stoned Immaculate Barrel Aged Apricot Pale AleDevil's Peak Brewing Company2076
16Honey Sun Iqhilika (Mead) - HerbalMakana Meadery6275
17Devil's Peak Dead ReckoningDevil's Peak Brewing Company1574
18Devil's Peak Toe The LineDevil's Peak Brewing Company1473
19Drifter The ScallywagDrifter Brewing Company1468
20Triggerfish Black MarlinTriggerfish Brewing1467
21Devil's Peak Push the Boat OutDevil's Peak Brewing Company1665
22Devil's Peak / Ukhamba Black Honey Vol 1Devil's Peak Brewing Company965
23CBC Mandarina Bavaria IPACape Brewing Company3260
24Riot Valve IPARiot Real Beer2260
25Darling Brew WarlordDarling Brewery1660


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REGIONAL EVENTS

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WHERE TO GET BEER IN SOUTH AFRICA

Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Banana Jam Cafe
Western Cape: Cape Town () 021 674 0186
The Taproom at Devil’s Peak Brewing
Western Cape: Cape Town () 021-200 5818
Roeland Liquors
Western Cape: Cape Town () +27 21 4616397
Beerhouse on Long
Western Cape: Cape Town () +27-21-4243370
Beerhouse Fourways
Gauteng: Johannesburg () +27114652402