Usually has LA brewed beers.



Ashland Hill  Full menuWiFi available Usually has LA brewed beers. New entry in the Guide in 2016

Large covered patio in the rear. You order (and pay) at the bar and they bring the food to you.


Basin 141  Full menu Usually has LA brewed beers.

Mostly interesting beer on tap, some mass market.


Beelman's  Full menu Usually has LA brewed beers. New entry in the Guide in 2019 Dog friendly

Vegan pub grub


Classic old bar with some decent beer. Food can be ordered from next door Buddy's (Burgers, etc)


Bottle shop and tasting room located inside the Hanger at LBX


Formerly Barrel Down


Brennan's  Full menuWiFi available Usually has LA brewed beers. New entry in the Guide in 2019

Venerable old pub under new ownership and now serving decent beer. First and third Thursdays they have turtle racing.


Site of the former Manhattan Beach Brewing, just a block from the Manhattan Beach Pier.


Self service taps.


Inside the Sheraton Four Points LAX hotel. Yes, this is a hotel bar, but not like any hotel bar you've been to before. In spring and summer there is a second, poolside bar with another 5 taps, dedicated to local beers.


Wine and beer shop with a bar. No corkage fee for any of the bottles in the shop.


Pizza and beer.


Cinco  Full menuWiFi available Usually has LA brewed beers. New entry in the Guide in 2019

Mexican (Oaxacan) restaurant with a good beer list


In downtown Culver City. Has booths with beer taps where you can pour beers yourself (3 crafts beers per booth), Can also purchase taster size of draft beers.


Sports bar. Lots of industrial beers but lots of local beers as well.


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.


Formerly called Gulp, appears to be under new ownership.


Sampler flights available.


Gaming cafe and pub.


Chain restaurant located in Plaza 183 shopping center.


Chain restaurant in the Claremont Packing House center


Chain restaurant located in Westfield Topanga Shopping Center


Far Bar  Full menu Usually has LA brewed beers.

Japanese restaurant with a downtown bar vibe. 10% Discount to Metro riders and LA City employees. Just look for the giant Chop Suey neon sign. In one the oldest buildings in downtown LA, dating from 1896.


Pour your own beers, pay by the ounce.


Aviation themed sports bar in a strip mall.



Gulp DTLA  Full menuWiFi available Usually has LA brewed beers. New entry in the Guide in 2019

Sushi and craft beer.


Sister pub to Gulp DTLA. At the site of the former Picnic.


High Tide  Closed Monday Usually has LA brewed beers. New entry in the Guide in 2019 Dog friendly

Live Glassblowing in the Beer Garden nightly Thursday - Sunday


Burger joint with craft beer in The Point shopping center.


In the Runway shopping center.



Larry's  Beach/Harbor View On Beach Bike Path Usually has LA brewed beers.

Neighborhood Bar & Grill just off the beach in Venice.


Pub and restaurant on Main Street in Santa Monica. Burger specials every Monday.


Small burger place in The Point shopping center. Most seating is on a heated, covered patio with indoor seating limited to a few stools at a counter.


Located in the historic Chapman building.


The original beer destination in Old Town Pasadena.


One block front he Hermosa Beach Pier.


Elegant old time bar and restaurant brought back to life. No WiFi.


Mohawk Bend  Fred's Honorable Mention Full menuWiFi available Usually has LA brewed beers.

Mostly Californian beers and a good selection of local beers.


Naja's Place A Fred top pick  Beach/Harbor View On Beach Bike PathWiFi available Usually has LA brewed beers.

Venerable beach dive bar with extensive beer selection.


Neighborhood cafe with an interesting tap list. No Wifi.



Restaurant in downtown Culver City with a good selection of craft beers.


Tap room for the Temecula brewery.


Rock and Roll themed restaurant.


A neighborhood pizza place that just happens to have 12 interesting taps of mostly local beers. Outlet for the nearby Progress Brewing. These seem to be having lots of "theme" nights.


Very small pub, the original location. Two blocks from the Manhattan Beach Pier.


Simmzy's Venice  Full menu On Beach Bike PathWiFi available Usually has LA brewed beers. New entry in the Guide in 2016

The latest entry in this growing chain. A block off the beach.


The first LA County location of this chain. Famous for burgers that are 50% ground beef and 50% ground bacon (hence the name).


Food is sandwiches and bar snacks.


Neighborhood sports bar with a decent tap selection.


Latest entry in this growing chain. No WiFi.


Bottle shop with attached bar/tasting room. Hours are for the bar.



Restaurant on the marina with a great view of the boats. Also a sports bar with lots of big TVs. Surprisingly good beer list for this type of place. Quarterly themed beer dinners.


Proudly serves only beer brewed in California.


Mexican restaurant with a surprisingly good tap selection.


Venice Ale House  Fred's Honorable Mention Beach/Harbor View On Beach Bike PathWiFi available Open 11am or earlier Usually has LA brewed beers.

Right on the Venice boardwalk with a great ocean view. Mostly West Coast beers with local breweries represented. Inside is small but this is LA, there is a heated patio. Taster flights available.


Video Vortex  Full menuWiFi available Open 11am or earlier Usually has LA brewed beers. New entry in the Guide in 2019

Video store and pub inside the Alamo Draft House and Cinema. You can drink here without watching a movie.



The Eight Bar inside the market


Another good beer bar inside a grocery store. The Astro Pub is to the far left as you enter. Happy Hour from 4-7pm with $2 off all drafts.


Yard House DTLA  Full menuWiFi available Open 11am or earlier Usually has LA brewed beers. New entry in the Guide in 2019

LA Live branch of this chain.


Pizza chain that has a self pour tap room with a number of local beers.


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