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World's Best Places For Beer

For the year 2015

THU Jan, 21, 2016
A summary of the very best beer retailers in the states, provinces and counties as judged by the worldwide beer enthusiasts at RateBeer and calculated from their many reviews. Many thanks to all those who work hard every day to provide us with the very best best beers, stored and served to the highest standards, in an enjoyable atmosphere.

UNITED STATES brewpubrestaurantbrewer tap roombottle shopgrocerybar
Alabama       J. Clyde   Good People Brewing Company   Hop City Birmingham      The Nook  
Alaska    Mooses Tooth Pub and Pizzeria   The Hangar on the Wharf   Midnight Sun Brewing Company   La Bodega      Cafe Amsterdam  
Arizona    Papago Brewing Company   1702 (formerly Local Dough)   Dragoon Brewing Co. Tap Room   Plaza Liquors   Whole Foods Market - Chandler   Angel’s Trumpet Ale House  
Arkansas                   Flying Saucer Draught Emporium - Little Rock  
California    Russian River Brewing   Beachwood BBQ   The Bruery   El Cerrito Market & Liquor   Berkeley Bowl Market - West   Churchill’s Pub and Grille  
Colorado    Trinity Brewpub   Choice City Butcher and Deli   Odell Brewing Company   Wilburs Total Beverage      Falling Rock Tap House  
Connecticut    Willimantic Brewing Company and Main Street Cafe      Two Roads Brewing Company   Mountview Plaza Wines and Liquors      The Ginger Man - Norwalk  
Delaware    Dogfish Head Brewing & Eats   Fins Fish House and Raw Bar   Dogfish Head Brewery   Total Wine & More - Claymont      Two Stones Pub  
Florida    Redlight Redlight Beer Parlour & Brewery   Peg’s Cantina   Cigar City Brewing   Knightly Spirits - Orange Blossom Trail   Grassroots Natural Market   Mermaid Juice  
Georgia    Wrecking Bar Brewpub   Trappeze Pub   Terrapin Beer Company   Hop City Craft Beer and Wine - West Midtown      The Porter Beer Bar  
Hawaii    Kona Brewing Company - Kailua   Kona Brewing Company - KoKo Marina Pub      The Liquor Collection      REAL a gastropub  
Idaho    Sockeye Grill & Brewery - Cole Rd   Flying Pie Pizzaria - Boise (State St.)   Laughing Dog Brewing   Enoteca - Fine Wine and Beer   Boise Co-Op   BitterCreek Ale House  
Illinois    Revolution Brewing Company - Milwaukee Ave Brewpub   Northdown Cafe and Taproom   Half Acre Beer Company & Taproom   West Lakeview Liquors   Whole Foods Market - Lincoln Park   Local Option  
Indiana    New Albanian Brewing Company Pizzeria and Public House   M. Mogger’s Restaurant & Pub   New Day Craft Mead & Cider   Keg Liquors - Clarksville      The Heorot  
Iowa    Court Avenue Restaurant and Brewing Co.   Reds Alehouse   Toppling Goliath   John’s Grocery      El Bait Shop  
Kansas    Free State Brewing Company   Barley’s Brewhaus - Overland Park      Goebel Liquor        
Kentucky    Against the Grain Brewery & Smokehouse   Sergio’s World Beers   Country Boy Brewery   The Party Source   Valu Market - Bardstown Rd.   Holy Grale  
Louisiana       The Chimes Restaurant & Oyster Bar   NOLA Brewing Co.      Stein’s Market and Deli   Avenue Pub  
Maine    Liquid Riot Bottling Company   Ebenezer Kezars Restaurant and Pub   Maine Beer Company   Tully’s Beer & Wine      Novare Res Bier Café  
Maryland    Evolution Craft Brewing Company - Public House   Of Love & Regret - Pub and Provisions   Burley Oak Brewery   State Line Liquors      Max’s Taphouse  
Massachusetts    Cambridge Brewing Company   Horseshoe Pub & Restaurant   Jack’s Abby Brewing   Julio’s Liquors      Armsby Abbey  
Michigan    HopCat   Slows Bar BQ   Founders Brewing Company   Champane’s Wine Cellars   Siciliano’s Specialty Market   Ashley’s  
Minnesota    Minneapolis Town Hall Brewery   Town Hall Tap   Surly Brewing Company   Heritage Liquor      The Happy Gnome  
Missouri    Schlafly Tap Room - Saint Louis Brewery   Bailey’s Range   Side Project Cellar   Wine and Cheese Place (Clayton)      Bridge Tap House & Wine Bar  
Montana    Tamarack Brewing   Montana Ale Works   Bayern Brewing   Liquid Planet   Worden’s Market & Deli   The Rhinoceros  
Nebraska    Upstream Brewing Company (Old Market)         Beertopia      Crescent Moon Alehouse (Huber Haus & Max and Joes)  
Nevada    Silver Peak Restaurant & Brewery   Yard House - Las Vegas (Town Square)   Banger Brewing Company   Total Wine & More - Las Vegas (Summerlin), NV      Aces & Ales (Tenaya Way)  
New Hampshire    Portsmouth Brewery      Smuttynose Brewing Company   Bert’s Better Beers        
New Jersey    Iron Hill Maple Shade   Cloverleaf Tavern   Kane Brewing Company   Oak Tree Discount Wines and Liquors      Andy’s Corner Bar  
New Mexico    Marble Brewery      La Cumbre Brewing Co.   Jubilation Fine Wines and Spirits        
New York    The Peekskill Brewery   Blue Monk   Other Half Brewing Co.   Half Time   DeCicco Food Market (Ardsley)   Tørst (Torst)  
North Carolina    Wicked Weed Brewing   Barley’s Taproom and Pizzeria - Asheville   Wicked Weed Funkatorium   Bruisin’ Ales   The Common Market   The Thirsty Monk  
North Dakota          Laughing Sun Brewing Company   Happy Harry’s Bottle Shop - Fargo (45th Street)        
Ohio    Jackie O’s Brewpub & Public House   Brews Cafe   Jackie O’s Production Facility & Taproom   Vintage Estate Wine and Beer   Jungle Jim’s International Market - Fairfield   Tremont Tap House  
Oklahoma    Pete’s Place Restaurant & Brewery         Midtown Liquor      RePUBlic Gastropub  
Oregon    Cascade Brewing Barrel House   Higgins Restaurant and Bar   Hair of the Dog Brewing Company   The Bier Stein   Beaumont Market   Belmont Station  
Pennsylvania    Tired Hands Brewing Company - Brew Cafe   Sharp Edge Creekhouse   Weyerbacher Brewing Company   The Beer Store   Whole Foods Market - Plymouth Meeting   Capones Restaurant  
Rhode Island       Julian’s      Nikki’s Liquors      The Malted Barley  
South Carolina       Barley’s Taproom & Pizzeria   Westbrook Brewing Company   The Charleston Beer Exchange   Whole Foods Market - Greenville   Flying Saucer Draught Emporium - Columbia  
Tennessee    Terminal BrewHouse   12 South Tap Room and Grill   Yazoo Brewing Company   Craft Brewed      Flying Saucer Draught Emporium - Nashville  
Texas    Draught House Pub and Brewery   Meddlesome Moth   Jester King Brewery   D&Q - The Beer Station   Whole Foods Market - Lamar, and Bar Lamar   Craft and Growler  
Utah    Squatters BrewPub (SLC Brewing)      Epic Brewing Company         The Bayou  
Vermont    American Flatbread Burlington Hearth / Zero Gravity Craft Brewery   Prohibition Pig Restaurant   Hill Farmstead Brewery   Craft Beer Cellar - Waterbury   Hunger Mountain Coop   Three Penny Taproom  
Virginia    Blue Mountain Brewery and Hop Farm   Mekong Restaurant   Strangeways Brewing   Grape And Gourmet   Whole Foods Market - Vienna   The Birch  
Washington    Walking Man Brewing & Public House   Yard House - Seattle   Reuben’s Brews   The Beer Junction   Whole Foods Market - Roosevelt Square   Brouwer’s Cafe  
Washington DC    The Arsenal at Bluejacket   Birch & Barley   DC Brau   Chevy Chase Wine and Liquors      ChurchKey  
Wisconsin    Vintage Brewing Company   Brasserie V   New Glarus Brewing   Historic Casanova Liquors   Woodman’s Foods - Oak Creek   Sugar Maple  
Wyoming    Snake River Brewing Co.   Sanford’s Pub and Grub - Cheyenne   Thai Me Up Restaurant & Brewery           
GERMANY brewpubrestaurantbrewer tap roombottle shopgrocerybar
Bavaria    Brauerei Witzgall   Ayingers Speis und Trank   Kloster Andechs   Landbierparadies      Tap House Munich  
Berlin    Vagabund Brauerei   Das Meisterstück      Hopfen & Malz      Hopfenreich  
Brandenburg    Braumanufaktur Forsthaus Templin                 
Hamburg    Altes Mädchen Braugasthaus         Craft Beer Store      Galopper des Jahres  
Hesse             Maruhn        
North Rhine-Westphalia    Braustelle         P&M Getränke      Gaststätte Lommerzheim  
Saxony    Gasthaus und Gosebrauerei Bayerischer Bahnhof                 
ENGLAND brewpubrestaurantbrewer tap roombottle shopgrocerybar
Bedfordshire                   Wellington Arms  
Berkshire          Siren Craft Brewery   Grumpy Goat      Nags Head  
Buckinghamshire    Hop Pole Inn               White Horse  
Cambridgeshire             Bacchanalia - Mill Road      Cambridge Blue  
Cheshire          Brewery Tap (Spitting Feathers)   Chester Beer and Wine      Redwillow Bar  
Cornwall    Blue Anchor                 
Cumbria    Beer Hall (Hawkshead)         Tebay Services        
Derbyshire    Brunswick Inn               Buxton Tap House  
Devon    Beer Engine         Darts Farm      Teign Cellars  
Durham    Half Moon (Crafty Pint)               Rat Race Ale House  
East Sussex             Trafalgar Wines      Evening Star (Dark Star)  
East Yorkshire                   Lion & Key  
Essex             Ales By Mail      Ale House  
Gloucestershire    Small Bar      Moor Brewery Tap   Favourite Beers      Beer Emporium  
Greater London    Cock Tavern (Howling Hops)   Duke’s Brew & Que (Beavertown)   Brew By Numbers Brewery   Kris Wines      Craft Beer Co - Clerkenwell  
Greater Manchester    Marble Arch Inn (Marble)         Beermoth      Port Street Beer House  
Hampshire             Bitter Virtue      Guide Dog  
Herefordshire                   Barrels (Wye Valley)  
Hertfordshire             BEER:shop      Rising Sun  
Isle Of Wight                   Cowes Ale House  
Kent    Foundry Brew Pub (Canterbury Brewers)         Bottle Shop - Canterbury        
Lancashire                   Tap House  
Leicestershire                   Swan and Rushes  
Merseyside             Ship in a Bottle      Ship and Mitre  
Norfolk    St. Andrews Brewhouse         Beers Of Europe      Fat Cat  
North Yorkshire    North Riding Brew Pub         Trembling Madness Drinks Shop      York Tap  
Nottinghamshire    Vat and Fiddle (Castle Rock)               BrewDog Nottingham  
Oxfordshire          Hook Norton Brewery Visitor Centre         Royal Blenheim (White Horse)  
Rutland    Exeter Arms (Barrowden)      Grainstore Brewery           
Shropshire    White Lion Inn (Hop & Stagger)            Appleyards Delicatessen   Crown  
Somerset    Bath Brew House (James Street Brewery)         Independent Spirit      Raven   
South Yorkshire    Wellington (Little Ale Cart)      Sheffield Tap (Tapped Sheffield)         Shakespeare’s Ale & Cider House  
Staffordshire    Burton Bridge Inn (Burton Bridge)               Duke of York (Joules)  
Suffolk                   Dove Street Inn  
Surrey             Cobbett’s Real Ales      Egham United Services Club (EUSC)  
Tyne & Wear             Glug      Bacchus   
West Midlands    Beacon Hotel (Sarah Hughes)         Cotteridge Wines      Wellington (Black Country Inns)  
West Sussex    Gribble Inn               Dolphin & Anchor (JDW)  
West Yorkshire    Rat & Ratchet      Refectory (Northern Monk)   Beer Ritz      Grove  
Wiltshire    Weighbridge Brewhouse               King’s Head Inn (JDW)  
Worcestershire    Coach and Horses (Weatheroak Hill)               Firefly  
CANADA brewpubrestaurantbrewer tap roombottle shopgrocerybar
Alberta       Sugarbowl      Sherbrooke Liquor Store      Beer Revolution Craft Beer and Pizza Bar  
British Columbia    Spinnakers Brewpub      Brassneck Brewery   Brewery Creek Cold Beer and Wine Store      The Alibi Room  
Nova Scotia                   Stillwell  
Ontario    Bellwoods Brewery   beerbistro   Grand River Brewing         barVolo  
Prince Edward Island    The Gahan House                 
Quebec    Dieu du Ciel   Le Fourquet Fourchette   Microbrasserie Dieu du Ciel   Dépanneur Peluso (Bonisoir)      Vices et Versa  
Saskatchewan    Bushwakker Brewpub      Paddock Wood Microbrewery