The OC is full of great bars but some people just want to try a great local brew. Going to a local brewery is the best way to get a variety of flavors of craft beer. Here are the top bars in the OC for local beer.
Karl Strauss loves brewing and began his own company in 1986 after working for years at Pabst Brewing Company. He brought the company to Costa Mesa in 2002 where you can enjoy the onsite microbrewery and some of the best local beers.
Founders Wes Parker, Brandon Buckner and Steven Napolitano created Bottle Logic Brewing. Bottle Logic Brewing offers quality craft local beer and a tasting room. The tasting room allows guests to try experimental beers.
They offer guests a tasting each week for new beers that are full of a great combination of flavors. They also have some of the best OC food trucks on site to go with your brew.
Tustin Brewing Company not only offers great local beers but it also offers a great experience. They’ve been open for over 18 years. They offer seasonal options including beers like Red Hill Ale, Blimp Hangar Porter and Lemon Heff. At Tustin you can enjoy trivia nights, taco Tuesday and NFL Sunday breakfast.
Costa Mesa is home of Turner’s Pub 33, a great bar to get craft beers on tap. They are a sports bar making for a great place to watch a game. There are pool tables and 15 TV screens to enjoy. Enjoy hot dogs, sliders, cheeseburgers and tacos with your brew.
For a great local brew in the OC, try one of these bars for the best flavors and biggest variety.