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The 8 Best Breweries Near Berkeley

Updated: October 6, 2021

Berkeley is home to some top breweries producing some of the finest IPAs, ales and lagers around. Beer’s a serious business so we analyzed millions of reviews from top sites to find Berkeley's top breweries. Appreciate the proud beer tradition that has given us some of our best stouts, bitter and sour ales at these spots.

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Jupiter

Brewery, $$, BerkeleyBrewery, $$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

    Bay Hop to Bar Hop: Best of Berkeley's Bars

    USA Today
  • USA Today

    10Best - Bottoms Up! Best Breweries in San Francisco

    USA Today

Fieldwork Brewing Co.

Brewery, $$, BerkeleyBrewery, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

The Rare Barrel

Brewery, $, BerkeleyBrewery, $Berkeley
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Gilman Brewing Company

Brewery, $$, BerkeleyBrewery, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Triple Rock Brewery & Ale House

Brewery, $$, BerkeleyBrewery, $$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5
  • USA Today

    Bay Hop to Bar Hop: Best of Berkeley's Bars

    USA Today
  • Food52

    10 Delicious Reasons Berkeley Belongs On Your Bucket List

    Food52

If you travel further

Ale Industries

Brewery, $$, OaklandBrewery, $$Oakland, Hawthorne
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater

    The Essential East Bay Breweries

    Eater
  • Berkeleyside Nosh

    Nosh Neighborhood Guide: Fruitvale

    Berkeleyside Nosh

Temescal Brewing

Brewery, $, OaklandBrewery, $Oakland, Temescal
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater

    The Essential East Bay Breweries

    Eater
  • Eater

    Where to Eat and Drink in Temescal

    Eater

Elevation 66 Brewing Co

Brewery, $$, El CerritoBrewery, $$El Cerrito
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate this list?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. For these results, 3104661 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 28808 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1901 lists and articles from Eater, Berkeleyside Nosh and Food52 and others were carefully reviewed by boam. The restaurants you see have been featured in Eater - Where to Eat and Drink in Temescal, Berkeleyside Nosh - Nosh Neighborhood Guide: Fruitvale and Food52 - 10 Delicious Reasons Berkeley Belongs On Your Bucket List. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

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