The mission of the San Diego Brewers Guild is to promote awareness and increase the visibility of fresh, locally brewed beer through education and participation in community events.

To that end we are providing you, the discriminating beer lover, with a handy place to find info about our fresh local beers and the breweries that make them.

Spotlight Brewery


A must see – this is one of the nicest tasting rooms in San Diego

Upcoming Events

“Keep the Glass” Night with Port Brewing Co.

Join us Wednesday, August 27th at 5pm for “Keep the Glass Night” with Port Brewing You will be able to enjoy several of their beers on tap and keep the glass!On tap:-Hop 15 -Older Viscosity -Santa’s Little Helper (bourbon-barrel aged) -Maybe more! Come early, this liquid goodness ain’t gonna last long…

IPA Night @ TapRoom

Get your IPA fix when we tap some of the highest rated hoppy and bitter beers on the planet!

Thursday Cask – Satanic Chimp w/ Local Grapes

Cosimo’s good friend had a plethora of grapes growing in his backyard so we threw them into a cask of Satanic Chimp. The grapes were not sanitized and we didn’t test the sugar content. If this cask doesn’t blow it’s load too early, we should have an unique and flavorful experience to look forward to.

Noble Ale Works Night!

Join us for a special Noble Ale Works party, with a cask of Breakaway Pale Ale served fresh from the beer engine! Also featuring Don’s Naughty Sauce Golden Stout, Big Whig IPA, and Noble/Three Weavers Transpacific Saison on tap. Don’t miss out!

Firkin Friday w/ Cellarmaker

Our friends from Cellarmaker (Small Batch San Francisco brewery) came down to brew a collaboration beer at Monkey Paw and we are showcasing the collab and a plethora of their fabulous beers! These guys kick major ass! Cask: Monkey Paw/Cellarmaker Collab Cellar Monkey IPA W Passion Fruit & Cigarettes & Coffee Conditioned with glazed donuts […]

Cask Night

Tapping a different cask every Friday evening!

Hoppy Yoga

We will have a vinyasa flow class for all levels in the Mission Brewery tasting room. If you’ve had these beers before, this is a good chance to drink them in a different light–with tasting notes! The brewery officially opens at noon so if you have friends who prefer to skip the yoga please invite […]

Sour Sunday, August 31st

Join us for a wonderful day and evening filled with mesmerizing sour beers. Be sure to come early, since these are all very limited supplies. We will have many suggestive food pairings to get the most out of these incredible beers. All day. All night. 12pm – 9pm. No tickets needed. Kitchen closes at 8pm.Tap […]

Hop Heads & Dreads

Harrahs Resort SoCal has partnered with the San Diego Brewers Guild to bring you the Reggae and Craft Beer Festival, Hop Heads and Dreads featuring jammin reggae and the best Craft Beers around delicious food trucks. After the tastings 3pm-7pm, enjoy a concert by award-winning reggae group Tribal Seeds Festival & Tasting from 3pm to 7pm Concert […]

$5 St Archer Pints

$5 any pint of St. Archer All day Lunch Special 1/2 off Bottles of wine