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.

1Westvleteren 12 (XII)Westvleteren Abdij St. Sixtus3385100
2Founders KBS (Kentucky Breakfast Stout)Founders Brewing Company2634100
3Founders Breakfast StoutFounders Brewing Company3323100
4North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial StoutNorth Coast Brewing Company4011100
5Oskar Blues Ten FIDYOskar Blues Brewery2497100
63 Fonteinen Oude Geuze Golden BlendBrouwerij 3 Fonteinen583100
7Samuel Adams UtopiasBoston Beer Company976100
8Hair of the Dog Adam from the WoodHair of the Dog Brewing Company351100
9Dieu du Ciel AphrodisiaqueDieu du Ciel1341100
10Trillium Fort Point Pale Ale - Galaxy Dry HoppedTrillium Brewing Company168100
11Cantillon Saint Lamvinus Grand CruCantillon49100
12Arrogant Double Bastard AleArrogant Brewing2541100
13Smuttynose Baltic PorterSmuttynose Brewing Company887100
14Dieu du Ciel Péché Mortel Édition Spéciale 2016 - 2017Dieu du Ciel74100
15Crooked Stave Silly CybiesCrooked Stave101100
16Dieu du Ciel Grande NoirceurDieu du Ciel53999
17Rodenbach VintageBrouwerij Rodenbach (Palm)100599
18Other Half All Citra Everything - Double Dry HoppedOther Half Brewing7499
19Unibroue Trois PistolesUnibroue (Sapporo)274999
20Boulevard Smokestack Series: Saison-BrettBoulevard Brewing Company (Duvel-Moortgat)103899
21Cascade Drie Zwarte Pieten Sang NoirCascade Brewing34799
22Fuller's Imperial Stout (10.7%)Fuller's40899
23Bellwoods Skeleton KeyBellwoods Brewery8399
24St-Ambroise Oatmeal StoutMcAuslan Brewing (Brasseurs RJ)145499
25Nøgne Ø / Terrapin Imperial Rye PorterNøgne Ø (Hansa Borg)53999


1Archibald Orchards Spiced Winter AppleArchibald Orchards and Estate Winery42100
2Bellwoods 3 Minutes to Midnight Bellwoods Brewery7399
3Bellwoods Skeleton KeyBellwoods Brewery8399
4Great Lakes Brewery Karma CitraGreat Lakes Brewery (Ontario)12299
5Flying Monkeys BNL Imperial Chocolate StoutFlying Monkeys Craft Brewery10499
6Amsterdam Barrel Aged Double TempestAmsterdam Brewing Company4499
7Bellwoods Bring Out Your DeadBellwoods Brewery10499
8Great Lakes Brewery THRUST! An IPAGreat Lakes Brewery (Ontario)7599
9Beyond the Pale Aromatherapy - American IPABeyond the Pale Brewing Company6899
10Flying Monkeys Invictus Barrel AgedFlying Monkeys Craft Brewery2099
11Applewood Farm Iced Cider Applewood Farm Winery3199
12Nickel Brook Café Del BastardoNickel Brook Brewing Co.3699
13Beyond the Pale Saison TropicaleBeyond the Pale Brewing Company6199
14Bellwoods 3 Minutes to Midnight (Cherry and Raspberry)Bellwoods Brewery3399
15Great Lakes Brewery RobohopGreat Lakes Brewery (Ontario)8599
16Nickel Brook Kentucky Bastard Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial StoutNickel Brook Brewing Co.13799
17Flying Monkeys The Chocolate Manifesto Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery30899
18Bellwoods Witchshark Imperial IPABellwoods Brewery14299
19Bellwoods Jelly KingBellwoods Brewery8799
20Left Field Laser ShowLeft Field Brewery3899
21Nickel Brook Malevolent Black Imperial India Pale AleNickel Brook Brewing Co.6899
22Bellwoods HellwoodsBellwoods Brewery8299
23Bellwoods Outliers #1Bellwoods Brewery1498
24Bellwoods JutsuBellwoods Brewery8298
25Bellwoods Motley Cru 2016Bellwoods Brewery2598

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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
Bar Hop Brewco
Toronto () 647 348-1137
Milos’ Craft Beer Emporium
London () 519 601-4447
St. Veronus Cafe & Tap Room
Peterborough (705) 705 743-5714