The RateBeer Guide To The

Best Beer in Ontario, Canada

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

1Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2611100
2Dieu du Ciel Péché Mortel Dieu du Ciel2193100
3North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Company4235100
4Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery2550100
53 Fonteinen Oude Geuze Golden BlendBrouwerij 3 Fonteinen577100
6Samuel Adams UtopiasBoston Beer Company997100
7Hair of the Dog Adam from the WoodHair of the Dog Brewing Company349100
8Arrogant Double Bastard AleArrogant Brewing2623100
9Smuttynose Baltic PorterSmuttynose Brewing Company880100
10Cantillon Mamouche Cantillon626100
11Dieu du Ciel Péché Mortel Édition Spéciale 2016 - 2017Dieu du Ciel68100
12Dieu du Ciel Grande NoirceurDieu du Ciel530100
13Rodenbach VintageBrouwerij Rodenbach (Palm)98499
14Crooked Stave Silly CybiesCrooked Stave9899
15Fuller’s Imperial Stout (10.7%)Fuller’s40399
16Bellwoods 3 Minutes to Midnight Bellwoods Brewery7099
17Bellwoods Skeleton KeyBellwoods Brewery7899
18St-Ambroise Oatmeal StoutMcAuslan Brewing (Brasseurs RJ)151999
19Hornbeer The Fundamental BlackhornHornbeer42599
20Great Lakes Brewery Karma CitraGreat Lakes Brewery (Ontario)12299
21Nøgne Ø / Terrapin Imperial Rye PorterNøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)52799
22OrvalBrasserie dOrval447099
23Le Trou du Diable Dulcis SuccubusLe Trou du Diable28799
24Amsterdam Barrel Aged Double TempestAmsterdam Brewing Company4099
25Chris Banker / Insurgente / Stone Xocoveza Mocha StoutStone Brewing100099


1Archibald Orchards Spiced Winter AppleArchibald Orchards and Estate Winery42100
2Bellwoods 3 Minutes to Midnight Bellwoods Brewery7099
3Bellwoods Skeleton KeyBellwoods Brewery7899
4Great Lakes Brewery Karma CitraGreat Lakes Brewery (Ontario)12299
5Amsterdam Barrel Aged Double TempestAmsterdam Brewing Company4099
6Great Lakes Brewery THRUST! An IPAGreat Lakes Brewery (Ontario)7999
7Flying Monkeys BNL Imperial Chocolate StoutFlying Monkeys Craft Brewery10499
8Bellwoods Bring Out Your DeadBellwoods Brewery10299
9Beyond the Pale Saison TropicaleBeyond the Pale Brewing Company5499
10Applewood Farm Iced Cider Applewood Farm Winery3199
11Beyond the Pale Aromatherapy - American IPABeyond the Pale Brewing Company6499
12Nickel Brook Kentucky Bastard Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial StoutNickel Brook Brewing Co.11799
13Bellwoods 3 Minutes to Midnight (Cherry and Raspberry)Bellwoods Brewery3299
14Bellwoods Jelly KingBellwoods Brewery6399
15Great Lakes Brewery RobohopGreat Lakes Brewery (Ontario)8499
16Bellwoods Witchshark Imperial IPABellwoods Brewery14199
17Flying Monkeys The Chocolate Manifesto Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery28899
18Nickel Brook Café Del BastardoNickel Brook Brewing Co.3199
19Bellwoods HellwoodsBellwoods Brewery8299
20Nickel Brook Malevolent Black Imperial India Pale AleNickel Brook Brewing Co.5599
21Left Field Laser ShowLeft Field Brewery2599
22Sawdust City Bitter Beauty IIPASawdust City Brewing Company2498
23Bellwoods Outliers #1Bellwoods Brewery1498
24Nickel Brook Immodest Imperial India Pale AleNickel Brook Brewing Co.8198
25Bellwoods LambdaBellwoods Brewery6398

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Looking for great beer near you? Check out these stores recommended by other beer enthusiasts like you.
The Bent Elbow
Kitchener () 519 208-0202
Bellwoods Brewery
Toronto () 416 535-4586
Milos’ Craft Beer Emporium
London () 519 601-4447
Birreria Volo
Toronto () 4169280008
St. Veronus Cafe & Tap Room
Peterborough (705) 705 743-5714