Local Beer

Crow Burger Kitchen

3107 Newport Blvd., Newport Beach, CA 92663 // (949) 673-2747

In addition to a selection of burgers, Crowburger also serves up local brews from nearby locations like Bootleggers Brewery (Fullerton, Calif.); Golden Road Brewing (Los Angeles); House Beer Company (Venice, Calif.); Lost Abbey/Port Brewing (San Marcos, Calif.); Modern Times Beer (San Diego); Stone Brewing Co. (Escondido, Calif.); and Town Park Brew Co. (Anaheim, Calif.)


Lido Bottle Works

3408 Via Oporto Suite 103, Newport Beach, CA 92663 // 949) 529-2784

Its food is elegant, its location ideal (on Newport Bay in a cozy, dimly lit little spot) and its beers craft and local. Lido Bottle Works offers beer flights and esoteric brews from Stone Brewing Co. (Escondido, Calif.); AleSmith Brewing Company (San Diego, Calif.); Barley Forge Brewing Co. (Costa Mesa, Calif.); Green Cheek Beer Co. (Orange, Calif.); Brewery Rex (Santa Barbara, Calif.); Sanctum Brewing Company (Pomona, Calif.); Smog City Brewing Co. (Torrance, Calif.); and The Dudes’ Brewing Company (Torrance, Calif.)


Mutt Lynch’s

2300 W Oceanfront, Newport Beach, CA 92663 // (949) 675-1556

Famously, beer at Mutt Lynch’s can be ordered in 32 oz. schooners and with a whole bunch of local brews on tap, you’ll probably want to fill up. Included on the menu: Ballast Point (San Diego and Long Beach, Calif.); Bootleggers Brewery (Fullerton, Calif.); Stone Brewing Co. (Escondido, Calif.); and Golden Road Brewing (Los Angeles).


Newport Beach Brewing Company

2920 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92663 // (949) 675-8449

Newport Beach Brewing Co. (“Brew Co.” to locals) features a wide variety of home-brewed craft beer made using the Bavarian Purity Law of 1516 known in German as “Reinheitsgebot.” This means Brew Co.’s skilled brewmaster only uses three ingredients can be found on Brew Co.’s pure craft selections: barley, hops and water.