Tasting Room & Beer Garden

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  • Sunday Closed
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Friday 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Saturday 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

5985 Santa Fe St
San Diego, CA 92109

P: 858-273-2739

The Beer

Small Batch & Limited Releases

We do our best to keep our lists up to date, offerings subject to change throughout the week. Updated 8/17

ISOMERIZER • IPA – On Tap

SIXTH SENSE • BRUT IPA – On Tap

GOSE ALL DAY • CONTEMPORARY-STYLE GOSE WITH FRESH GRAPE JUICE – On Tap

COMB THE DESERT • SCHWARZBIER – On Tap

POWER OF THE PUCKER • GOSE – On Tap

BISHOP’S BEST • AMERICAN LAGER- On Tap

HORSESHOES • WATERMELON FRUIT ALE – On Tap

JACK’S WHITE ALE • BELGIAN WITBIER – On Tap

FEAR OF THE TART • BARREL-AGED SOUR STOUT  – On Tap

SCHUGGA PIE • KETTLE SOUR WITH CHERRIES AND COFFEE – On Tap

Core Lineup

WRECK ALLEY • IMPERIAL STOUT – On Tap

BIG BARREL • IMPERIAL IPA – On Tap

AURORA HOPPYALIS • SAN DIEGO-STYLE IPA – On Tap

TOWER 10 • WEST COAST IPA -On Tap

MOSAIC • SESSION IPA -On Tap

PINTAIL • AMERICAN PALE ALE – On Tap

RED TROLLEY • IRISH RED ALE -On Tap

COLUMBIA STREET • AMBER ALE – On Tap

WINDANSEA • BAVARIAN HEFEWEIZEN – On Tap

FOLLOW THE SUN • PILSNER – On Tap

 

Beer
to Go

Bring the beer home

$12 Core Beers
$15 Special Release

Ask your Server

August

8/11 2:00-8:00 Outdoor Patio Closed for Private Event

September

9/1 11:00 am “Yoga+Beer” with the Craft Yogi #DrinkBeerDoYoga

Cost: $15 (Cash, Venmo, and Paypal accepted onsite)

Includes a flight or pint

Vinyasa class, perfect for all levels

Walk-ins welcome!

9/7 5:00 pm Wolfgarten Food Truck

Food Truck serving modern German-American cuisine using local and seasonal ingredients.

9/29 2:00-6:00 pm Oktoberfest!

Our annual Oktoberfest party celebrates the release of our Fall Seasonal Oktoberfest beer and honors the traditional German celebration with a San Diego twist! Featuring a dynamic lineup of handcrafted beers on tap, including a variety of small batch German-style beers we brewed up just for the event plus games, music, and a ton of surprises!

Early Bird $15 tickets available through 8/31 – Click Here to Purchase

FAQ’s

FOOD:

Numerous local restaurants will deliver food directly to the Tasting Room & Beer Garden. Just ask our staff for a list of suggestions.

GUESTS:

Humans: Most
Pets: Unfortunately, No

Lost?

We know, we’re a little tough to find. We are located on the right side of Santa Fe st. right before it dead ends into the Rose Canyon bike path. Look for the sign on the roof and the smell of beer being brewed.

Want to get a behind the scenes look at how our award-winning beer is crafted?

Book a brewery tour  and one of our Certified Beer Servers will take you and your guests into our on-site facility, walking you through the various stages of the brewing process, highlighting the brewery’s equipment and offering insight into the history behind San Diego’s original and longest running craft brewery. Tours are offered for guests who are 21+ only.

Cost: $15 per guest, includes a beer flight of 5 4oz tasters.

Time: Tours are held most Saturday’s at 3pm and 5pm and last approximately 30 minutes.  Sometimes we have events or special circumstances so please submit your date below and we’ll confirm it’s available.

To book your brewery tour simply use the contact form displayed here and our staff will reach out to confirm your reservation.

Please note: Our brewery is a working production facility and closed toed shoes are required when taking the tour.

Full Name

Phone

Email

Which date and time would you like to take your tour? Please choose either 3pm or 5pm

How many people will be in your group? (Maximum 10 people per group)

PARTIES & GROUP EVENTS

Nestled away in Rose Canyon, our Tasting Room is located at the site of our main brewery just outside of Pacific Beach. It is the heart and soul of our brewery. This space features a large outdoor beer garden, a barrel aging room, and windows into our brewery and bottling line.

The Tasting Room is the only place fans can try 20 Karl Strauss beers on tap at once, including specialty releases, brewery-only limited batches, and all the small batch beers created at our brewpubs.

For questions and inquiries please contact us directly at (858) 581-7324 or groupevents@karlstrauss.com

Ready to book? Fill out your request form by clicking here and we’ll get right back to ya! To explore more information on our events and locations you can visit our Group Events Page

 

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