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Midtown’s Beer Trail: Cheers to Adventure!

August 4th, 2023

Have you explored our Midtown Beer Trail? Our team researched Midtown’s best and most iconic beer spots to create a craft-y beer guide for you to enjoy. If you are a beer enthusiast thirsting for some new spots, this guide will give you the inside scoop on all the classic Midtown beer spots to check out.

Are you ready to embark on a delightful and hoppy journey?

Alaro Craft Brewery
Location: 2004 Capitol Avenue

Indulge in the art of fine brewing at Alaro Craft Brewery, a hidden gem nestled in the heart of Midtown.  Alaro ranks as both, one of Sacramento’s most heavily awarded breweries and one of the region’s top-rated farm-to-fork restaurants. By pairing craft beer that is made on-site, with Spanish-inspired tapas, sophisticated pub food, a full craft cocktail program and a well curated wine list, Alaro is a Midtown favorite.

At Ease Brewing Company
Location: 1825 I Street

Discover a cozy oasis at At Ease Brewing Company. Known for its laid-back vibe, this brewery offers a variety of house-made beers and fun activities to share with your friends like their popular trivia nights or live jazz music nights. Plus, Midtown is always a fan of dog-friendly pubs!

Der Biergarten
Location: 2332 K Street

Transport yourself to a traditional German beer garden right in the heart of Midtown! Der Biergarten boasts an extensive selection of German and local beers, served in a charming outdoor setting. Don’t miss out on their annual Oktoberfest celebration, the last Saturday of September for a full day of music, games, and German food and beer.

Fieldwork Brewing
Location: 1805 S Street

For those with an adventurous palate, Fieldwork Brewing is a must-visit. With a rotating tap list that showcases innovative and experimental flavors, this brewery constantly surprises its patrons with new and exciting brews. Visitors can expect an ever-changing tap list of fresh releases to enjoy by sample flight or by the glass!

Golden Road Brewing
Location: 1830 L Street

A fusion of LA vibes and Sacramento charm, Golden Road Brewing offers a diverse range of beers to suit every preference. From classic lagers to hazy IPAs, you’ll find something to enjoy in their spacious and vibrant venue. The open-air outdoor space is filled with wood tables and a shipping container bar which includes 10 rotating taps. For those cooler days, heaters and fire pits line the patio to keep guests warm and cozy. Photo credit: @julia_byrum

Kupros
Location: 1217 21st Street

Housed in a historic 1910 Craftsman-style house, Kupros is one of Midtown’s iconic beer spots. As you step into the restored house, you can still find original architectural details such as intricate woodwork and vintage fixtures. The spacious indoor and outdoor seating areas invite you to relax and savor your brews in a setting that feels like home.

 

University of Beer
Location: 1510 16th Street

Calling all beer scholars! Or just beer lovers … University of Beer is your destination to browse dozens of taps of the freshest craft brews from local breweries in the Sacramento, Rocklin, Auburn, Woodland and San Francisco areas.

 

Mattie Groves Brewery
Location: 1716 L Street

New to Midtown, Mattie Groves Brewery offers their own local craft beers and creates a space for locals to hangout, play board games, and enjoy local fare.

 

Midtown Lounge
Location: 1111 24th Street

Known for its extensive tap menu of delicious ciders and always fun trivia and nights, Midtown Lounge welcomes everyone in its comfortable setting where neighbors can relax and enjoy a pint with their friends and snack on organic and seasonal foods.

Sacrament Brewing
Location: 1616 J Street

Find a multi-story brewery at Sacrament Brewing right on J Street with an extensive list of refreshing beers and delicious classic bar food! The fun and lively space is a popular gathering spot to cheer your favorite sports teams. On weekend nights the top floor opens up to their beautiful rooftop lounge for patrons to enjoy craft cocktails, beer, and lively DJs.

Hoptology Beer Lab & Kitchen
Location: 1716 L Street

New to Midtown in 2024, Hoptology Beer Lab is “Midtown’s newest beer experiment” offering wings, salads, fries, pizza and more alongside their local brews.


 

Now that you know all our secrets – it’s time to embark on the Midtown Beer Trail! Let your taste buds dance with joy as you explore these exceptional beer spots. Beer enthusiasts and Midtown locals, make sure to tag @exploremidtown for a chance to be featured.