CASK BEER FINDER: BRITISH COLUMBIA

A summary of all known bars/brewpubs in the province of BC that serve cask-conditioned beer (a.k.a. 'real ale')



(permanent / regular outlets only)

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Key:
Permanent outlet for cask beer. Counted in the tally above.
Regular outlet for cask beer (on most but not all the time). Counted in the tally above.
Occasional outlet for cask beer. Not counted in the tally above, and location not shown on the map.
No cask - recently ceased stocking it for whatever reason.
No cask - but has deceiving lookalike fake handpumps nefariously serving regular keg beer. Don't get fooled! Such places are listed here only to help prevent confusion as to what's 'real' and what's not.

M: Monday
T: Tuesday
W: Wednesday
Th: Thursday
F: Friday
S: Saturday
Su: Sunday

Times are shown in 24 hour clock, 0001 (12.01am) through to 2400 (midnight).

Be aware that some places may temporarily suspend offering cask-conditioned beer in hot weather.
Information shown is subject to change, and accuracy and availability is not guaranteed.

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Nanaimo

Longwood Brewpub
5775 Turner Road
Nanaimo, British Columbia, V9T 6L8
Phone: 1 250 729 8225

1100-2300 M-S
1000-2200 Su

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


North Vancouver

Taylorís Crossing
1035 Marine Drive
North Vancouver, British Columbia, V7P 1S6
Phone: 1 604 986 7899


Last F 1700

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Surrey

Central City Brewing Company
13450 102nd Avenue #190
Surrey, British Columbia, V3T 5X3
Phone: 1 604 582 6620

1100-2400 Su-Th
1100-0100 F/S

[MAP]

Brewpub

Updated November 2013


Vancouver

The Alibi Room
157 Alexander Street
Vancouver, British Columbia, V6A 1B8
Phone: 1 604 623 3383

From 1700 T-Th
1700-0100 F
1000-0100 S
1000-1500 Su
Closed M

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Charlie's Restaurant & Bar
1265 Hamilton Street
Vancouver, British Columbia, V6B 6K3
Phone: 1 604 568 6685


M

1700-2400 Su-Th
1700-0200 F/S

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Dix BBQ and Brewery
871 Beatty Street
Vancouver

Brewpub closed, out of business.

The Irish Heather
210 Carrall Street
Vancouver, British Columbia, V6B 2J2
Phone: 1 604 688 9779

From 1130-2400 Su-W
1130-0100 Th-S

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

The Railway Club
579 Dunsmuir Street
Vancouver, British Columbia, V6B 1Y4
Phone: 1 604 681 1625


T 1700

1600-0200 M
1200-0200 T-Th
1200-0300 F
1400-0300 S
1600-2400 Su

[MAP]

Member's Club / Music Venue

Correct as at May 2010

St. Augustine's
2360 Commercial Drive
Vancouver, British Columbia, V5N 4B7
Phone: 1 604 569 1911


M 1800

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Stella's Bierstro
3305 Cambie Street
Vancouver, British Columbia, V5Z 2W6
Phone: 1 604 874 6900


T 1700

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

The Whip Restaurant Gallery
209 East 6th Avenue
Vancouver, British Columbia, V5T 1J7
Phone: 1 604 874 4687


Su 1600

0900-0100 Su-Th
0900-0200 F/S

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Yaletown Brewing Company
1111 Mainland Avenue
Vancouver, British Columbia, V6B 2T9
Phone: 1 604 681 2739


Th 1600

1130-2400 Su-W
1130-0100 Th
1130-0300 F/S

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Victoria

Canoe Brewpub
450 Swift Street
Victoria, British Columbia, V8W 1S3
Phone: 1 250 361 1940

1130-2300 Su-W
1130-2400 Th
1130-0100 F/S

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010

Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouse
308 Catherine Street
Victoria, British Columbia, V9A 3S8
Phone: 1 877 838 2739

1130-2300 M-F
1100-2300 S/Su

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010

Swans Hotel Public House (Buckerfield Brewery)
506 Pandora Avenue
Victoria, British Columbia, V8W 1N6
Phone: 1 250 361 3310

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


U.K. Brewing Supplies - Suppliers of genuine cask ale equipment.




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Suppliers of genuine cask ale equipment in the U.S. & Canada.

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Wandering Star Craft Brewery

WANDERING STAR CRAFT BREWERY
11 Gifford Street, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 01201

Supplying fresh, quality cask beers (and also keg) to MA, NY, and RI.

Is there a cask venue missing? Anything incorrect?

Please report changes and previously unknown cask outlets so this database can be as accurate as possible!

For NEW VENUES, please supply ALL of the following details:
-Full name of establishment
-Full address including zip code
-Phone number
-Please describe cask availability as either...
"Permanent" (all times within reason)
"Regular" (offered at least weekly - please state what days/times casks are tapped)
or
"Occasional" (twice a month or less)
-Opening hours
-Whether a bar, brewpub, taproom, etc.
-If there is a beer engine (handpump), are you 100% positive that it is a real one rather than a fake lookalike?
-What beer(s) are usually being dispensed?


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Disclaimer: I cannot be held responsible for any errors or changes to the above information. Real ale is not guaranteed to always be available in any of these outlets (especially in the summer).