The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Washington DC, USA

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

 


TOP BEER AVAILABLE IN WASHINGTON DC, USA

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
1Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2483100
2Bell’s Black Note StoutBell’s Brewery919100
3Rochefort Trappistes 10Brasserie Rochefort5202100
4Bell’s Expedition StoutBell’s Brewery3160100
5Westvleteren 12 (XII)Westvleteren Abdij St. Sixtus3769100
6Goose Island Bourbon County StoutGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)2849100
7Westvleteren Extra 8Westvleteren Abdij St. Sixtus2074100
83 Fonteinen Oude Geuze (Cuvée Armand & Gaston)Brouwerij 3 Fonteinen209100
9Bell’s HopslamBell’s Brewery2895100
10Deschutes The AbyssDeschutes Brewery1656100
11Firestone Walker ParabolaFirestone Walker Brewing (Duvel Moortgat)1086100
12Goose Island Bourbon County Stout - CoffeeGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)955100
133 Fonteinen HommageBrouwerij 3 Fonteinen614100
14Rodenbach AlexanderBrouwerij Rodenbach (Palm)661100
15Dieu du Ciel Péché Mortel Dieu du Ciel2178100
16Goose Island Bourbon County BarleywineGoose Island Beer Company (AB-InBev)685100
17Prairie Bomb!Prairie Artisan Ales1074100
18Prairie Apple Brandy Barrel NoirPrairie Artisan Ales314100
19St. Bernardus Abt 12St. Bernardus Brouwerij4408100
20Omnipollo Noa Pecan Mud Cake Omnipollo477100
21Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti BreakEvil Twin Brewing939100
22Prairie Bomb! - Barrel AgedPrairie Artisan Ales144100
23Mikkeller Beer Geek BreakfastMikkeller2410100
24Surly Darkness 2014 - BottledSurly Brewing Company222100
25Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery2523100


TOP BEER FROM WASHINGTON DC, USA

BrewerCountScore
1DC Brau On the Wings of ArmageddonDC Brau Brewing Company27799
2DC Brau Solar AbyssDC Brau Brewing Company3798
3Right Proper Diamonds, Fur Coat, ChampagneRight Proper Brewing Company2598
4DC Brau / Oskar Blues Smells Like FreedomDC Brau Brewing Company3498
5Right Proper Kick.Kick.SnareRight Proper Brewing Company2097
6James E. Pepper 1776 American Brown Ale Georgetown Trading Company8497
7Bluejacket WallflowerBluejacket2697
8Bluejacket Forbidden PlanetBluejacket5897
93 Stars Starsky and Dutch3 Stars Brewing Company1696
10Bluejacket / Intangible Ales Gene Turns 10kBluejacket5996
11Right Proper The Lubitsch TouchRight Proper Brewing Company2796
12Bluejacket / Brooklyn / New Belgium Rheinard de VosBluejacket2795
13Bluejacket Mexican RadioBluejacket5795
14DC Brau Alpha Domina MellisDC Brau Brewing Company2495
15DC Brau Penn Quarter PorterDC Brau Brewing Company22795
16Atlas Brew Works NSFWAtlas Brew Works2495
17Bluejacket A Little Golden GemBluejacket2895
18Bluejacket Lost WeekendBluejacket5695
19Bluejacket / Intangible Ales Travlr’s 12kBluejacket3994
20Bluejacket FurtherBluejacket994
21Bluejacket P.X. Sherry Barrel-Aged High Society 2016Bluejacket994
22Right Proper Kodachrome Dream(ing)Right Proper Brewing Company1794
23Bluejacket Mexican Radio (Whiskey Barrel Aged)Bluejacket1894
24Bluejacket Wary FiendBluejacket2294
25DC Brau For OthersDC Brau Brewing Company1094


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REGIONAL EVENTS

Get out and experience craft beer at area festivals, tastings and gatherings.
THE OFFICIAL FOUNDERS KBS 2017 DC RELEASE!
Washington 3/31/2017
THE HILL FARMSTEAD EXTRAVAGANZA PART 1: CHURCHKEY
Washington 4/1/2017
THE HILL FARMSTEAD EXTRAVAGANZA PART 2: THE SOVEREIGN
Washington 4/2/2017
THE FIRESTONE WALKER CBC WELCOME RECEPTION AFTER PARTY AT HAZEL
Washington 4/10/2017
Bluejacket & Friends – Part #1: Creature Comforts
Washington 4/10/2017
The Sovereign CBC Showcase: Craft Beer All-Stars Vol. 1
Washington 4/10/2017
Churchkey Presents: CBC 2017 - East Coast’s Finest
Washington 4/10/2017
The Stillwater & Iron Gate Experience
Washington, DC 4/10/2017
Stump Team Stone w/ Co-Founders Greg Koch & Steve Wagner
Washington 4/11/2017
Surly Darkness Descends Upon Union Market
Washington 4/11/2017
Bluejacket & Friends – Part #2: Arizona Wilderness
Washington 4/11/2017
The Hardywood Park & Bluejacket Exiles Double IPA Release Party
Washington 4/11/2017
Churchkey Presents: CBC 2017 - The New South
Washington 4/11/2017
The Sovereign CBC Showcase: Craft Beer All-Stars Vol. 2
Washington 4/11/2017
The Stillwater & Iron Gate Experience
Washington 4/11/2017
Bluejacket & Friends w/ Great Raft
Washington 4/12/2017
Bluejacket & Friends w/ Great Raft
Washington 4/12/2017
Sun King Rises At Union Market
Washington 4/12/2017
The 4 Hands & Off Color Midwest Craft Showcase
Washington 4/12/2017
Beers From The Big Apple: Finback Drafts At Red Apron Burger Bar
Washington 4/12/2017

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WHERE TO GET BEER IN WASHINGTON DC, USA

Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
The Sovereign
Washington () (202) 774-5875
ChurchKey
Washington (202) 202 567-2576
Birch & Barley
Washington () 202 567-2576
ANXO Cidery & Pintxos Bar
Washington () 202-986-3795
Hazel
Washington () 202-847-4980