Modern "Gastropub" with a good selection of draft beer, many from the local area.
Small pub a block off the 3rd Street Promenade. Third iteration of a craft beer bar on this site, under new ownership. Beers trend towards Northern California and some from San Diego.
Sushi and craft beer.
Downtown LA edition of this brewpub chain.
Latest entry in this growing chain. No WiFi.
Restaurant in the Santa Monica Place Mall (3rd floor "The Market" restaurant area) with an interesting list of mostly local beers. Some beers half price weekdays 4-7pm.
Old fashioned bar and grill vibe. Interesting food and interesting beer selection. They sell a set of four 5oz samples for $11 (domestic) or $13 (imported).