The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Louisiana, USA

The following are the regional highlights -- best beers available here, best beers brewed here, events and local RateBeerian info -- for Louisiana, USA. 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.

1Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2827100
2Struise Pannepot (10%)De Struise Brouwers2169100
3Dieu du Ciel Péché Mortel Dieu du Ciel2163100
4Struise Black AlbertDe Struise Brouwers1610100
5Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break - Bourbon BarrelEvil Twin Brewing181100
6Oskar Blues Ten FIDY - Barrel AgedOskar Blues Brewery158100
7Founders Imperial StoutFounders Brewing Company2092100
8Mikkeller Beer Geek BreakfastMikkeller2368100
9Prairie Bomb! - Barrel AgedPrairie Artisan Ales132100
10Dieu du Ciel AphrodisiaqueDieu du Ciel1331100
11Prairie Birthday Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales184100
12Cantillon Zwanze (2016) FramboiseCantillon116100
13Bell’s Two Hearted AleBell’s Brewery3690100
14To Øl Black Malts & Body Salts Black Coffee IIPATo Øl652100
15Bell’s 30th Anniversary Ale - Imperial StoutBell’s Brewery272100
163 Fonteinen Oude GeuzeBrouwerij 3 Fonteinen1722100
17Founders Backwoods BastardFounders Brewing Company1858100
18Amager Hr. FrederiksenAmager Bryghus966100
19Bell’s Traverse City Whiskey Barrel Aged PorterBell’s Brewery25100
20Chris Banker / Insurgente / Stone Xocoveza Mocha Stout - CharredStone Brewing137100
21Third Coast Old AleBell’s Brewery161199
22St-Ambroise Oatmeal StoutMcAuslan Brewing (Brasseurs RJ)150999
23Chris Banker / Insurgente / Stone Xocoveza Mocha StoutStone Brewing82599
24Cascade Apricot AleCascade Brewing51399
25Lagunitas The Waldos’ Special AleLagunitas Brewing Company (Heineken)35199


1Parish Ghost In The MachineParish Brewing Company4099
2NOLA LowerlineNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale2298
3NOLA PietyNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale1796
4Abita Shotgun Double IPAAbita Brewing Company2995
5Parish Farmhouse IPAParish Brewing Company1695
6Abita Bourbon Street Barrel Aged Imperial StoutAbita Brewing Company15195
7Chafunkta Old 504 PorterChafunkta Brewing Company1795
8NOLA SauvageNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale2094
9Parish Opus VertParish Brewing Company1094
10Abita Macchiato Espresso Milk StoutAbita Brewing Company10094
11Bayou Teche Loup GarouBayou Teche Brewery2794
12Abita Bourbon Street Chocolate StoutAbita Brewing Company1094
13NOLA Irish Channel StoutNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale9393
14Abita Bourbon Street Coffee StoutAbita Brewing Company2792
15Parish Grand ReserveParish Brewing Company1392
16NOLA Girl Stout CookieNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale991
17Abita Bourbon Street Baltic PorterAbita Brewing Company5890
18Great Raft Reasonably Corrupt SchwarzbierGreat Raft Brewing2689
19Urban South Holy Roller IPAUrban South Brewery1289
20NOLA / 7venth Sun House of the RisingNOLA - New Orleans Lager & Ale989
21Bayou Teche Biere Joi Barrel AgedBayou Teche Brewery2989
22Parish Dr HoptagonParish Brewing Company2088
23Abita 30th Anniversary AleAbita Brewing Company988
24Great Raft All My TomorrowsGreat Raft Brewing1388
25Bayou Teche Saison d’Ecrevisse (-2015)Bayou Teche Brewery3888

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
The Red, White, and Brew
Hammond (985) 985 345-1211
Avenue Pub
New Orleans (504) 504 586-9243
Bayou Beer Garden
New Orleans () 504-302-9357
NOLA Brewing Co.
New Orleans () 504 613-7727
Which Craft?
Houma () 985 872-9010