The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Turkey

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



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.

1Russian River Pliny the YoungerRussian River Brewing729100
2St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij4352100
3Chimay Bleue (Blue) / Grande RéserveChimay4701100
4Tripel KarmelietBrouwerij Bosteels (AB InBev)336799
5BrewDog Hardcore IPA (9.2%)BrewDog172199
6Weihenstephaner HefeweissbierBayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan319698
7Gulden DraakBrouwerij Van Steenberge285398
8Chimay (Red / Rouge / Ale / Première)Chimay376298
9BrewDog Punk IPA (5.6%)BrewDog215197
10Troubadour MagmaBrouwerij The Musketeers91896
11Corsendonk Pater / Abbey Brown AleBrouwerij Corsendonk177095
12Troubadour Imperial StoutBrouwerij The Musketeers41393
13BrewDog 5AM SaintBrewDog185393
14Pauwel KwakBrouwerij Bosteels (AB InBev)240792
15Dubuisson Bush Triple Ambrée / Scaldis RefermenteeDubuisson18889
16Delirium ArgentumBrouwerij Huyghe24582
17Guinness Draught St. James's Gate (Diageo)489175
18Affligem BlondeBrouwerij Affligem / De Smedt (Heineken)171965
19Wychwood King Goblin (Cask)Wychwood (Marston's)4654
20Bar Harbor Thunder Hole AleAtlantic Brewing Company15952
21Schöfferhofer HefeweizenBinding-Brauerei (Oetker Group)112750
22Gara Guzu Blonde AleAtak2445
23Gara Guzu Summer IPAAtak1344
24Gara Guzu Amber AleAtak2237
25Amsterdam Navigator (Efes Turkey)Anadolu Efes278


1Taps Istanbul RauschbierTaps Istanbul Brewery & Restaurant848
2Bosphorus Karbon StoutBosphorus Brewing Company1445
3Gara Guzu Blonde AleAtak2445
4Bosphorus Istanbul Pale AleBosphorus Brewing Company1645
5Bosphorus Selanik 81Bosphorus Brewing Company1045
6Gara Guzu Summer IPAAtak1344
7Gara Guzu Amber AleAtak2237
8Bomonti Red AleAnadolu Efes1535
9Bosphorus Halic GoldBosphorus Brewing Company1535
10Taps Istanbul Strong AleTaps Istanbul Brewery & Restaurant1434
11Bosphorus Brew 81Bosphorus Brewing Company1431
12Tuborg AmberTürk Tuborg1129
13Taps Istanbul Red AleTaps Istanbul Brewery & Restaurant2627
14Taps Istanbul KölschTaps Istanbul Brewery & Restaurant2922
15Efes Brewmaster Series Red AleAnadolu Efes1520
16Efes Brewmaster Series White AleAnadolu Efes1318
17Balans Bräu Special (Pilsener)Balans Bräu1217
18Taps Istanbul HefeweizenTaps Istanbul Brewery & Restaurant917
19Efes DarkAnadolu Efes45312
20Taps Istanbul Smoke LagerTaps Istanbul Brewery & Restaurant1612
21Sevilen CiderSevilen Sarap Sanayi A.S.1112
22Tuborg Pure Gold Türk Tuborg3710
23Efes PastörsüzAnadolu Efes109
24Bomonti FiltresizAnadolu Efes689
25Efes Dark BrownAnadolu Efes679

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
Drunken Duck
Eskisehir () 0222 234 4854
Bosphorus Brewing Company
Istanbul () 0212 288 6499
The Port Shield
Istanbul () 0212 5127050
North Shield Pub
Istanbul () 90 212 512 7050
Taps Bebek
Istanbul () 0212 263 87 00