So, you want to plan a San Francisco Bay Area brewery tour, but don’t know where to start? Here are five easy steps to follow for success!
How to Plan a Brewery Tour
- Invite 10, 20 or 30 friends.
- Select the best party bus for your group size.
- Confirm the date, time & reserve your party bus.
- Pick your Bay Area beer region(s).
- Select 3 or 4 craft breweries you want to visit.
What Are the Best Bay Area Breweries to Visit?
The San Francisco Bay Area is vast and varied, much like its microbrewery scene. There is no better way to explore the Bay than to taste your way through the craft beer scene. Here at Cali Party Bus we have been transporting groups on brewery tours for over a decade. Along the way, we’ve learned a thing or two about the best breweries for large group beer tastings. From San Francisco, to the East Bay, North Bay and South Bay, here are our top picks for your Bay Area brewery tour.
San Francisco Breweries
- 21st Amendment Brewery
563 2nd Street, SoMa, www.21st-amendment.com
- Barrel Head Brewhouse
1785 Fulton Street, NoPa, www.barrelheadsf.com
- Magnolia Brewing Company
665 22nd Street, Upper Haight, www.magnoliabrewing.com
- Southern Pacific Brewing
620 Treat Avenue, The Mission, www.southernpacificbrewing.com
- Woods Cervecería de MateVeza
The Mission, Russian Hill + Treasure Island, www.woodsbeer.com
- Anchor Brewers & Distillers
1705 Mariposa Street, Potrero Hill, www.anchorbrewing.com
- Triple Voodoo Brewery
2245 3rd Street, Dogpatch, www.triplevoodoo.com
- Almanac Tap Room
2704 24th Street, The Mission, www.almanacbeer.com/taproom
- Fort Point Beer Company
1 Sausalito, The Presidio, www.fortpointbeer.com
- Barebottle Brewing Company
1525 Cortland Avenue, Bernal Heights, www.barebottle.com
- Laughing Monk Brewing
1439 Egbert Avenue, Unit A, Bayview-Hunters Point, www.laughingmonkbrewing.com
- Harmonic Brewing
1050 26th Street, Dogpatch, www.harmonicbrewing.com
- ThirstyBear Brewing Company
661 Howard Street, Financial District, www.thirstybear.com
- Sunset Reservoir Brewing Company
1735 Noriega Street, Outer Sunset, www.sunsetbeersf.com
Bay Area Breweries: East Bay
- Rare Barrel Brewery
940 Parker Street, Berkeley, www.therarebarrel.com
- Faction Brewing
2501 Monarch Street, Alameda, www.factionbrewing.com
- Oakland United Beerworks
3775 Alameda Ave, Oakland, www.oaklandunitedbeerworks.com
Jack London Square
- Independent Brewing Co.
444 Harrison Street, Oakland, www.independentbrewing.com
Jack London Square
- Old Kan Beer & Co.
95 Linden Street, Oakland, www.old-kan.com
- Fieldwork Brewing Co.
1160 Sixth Street, Berkeley, www.fieldworkbrewing.com
- Alameda Island Brewing Company
1716 Park Street, Alameda, www.alamedaislandbrewingcompany.com
- Drake’s Dealership
2325 Broadway, Oakland, www.drinkdrakes.com
- Diving Dog Brewhouse
1802 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, www.divingdogbrew.com
- 21st Amendment Brewery
2010 Williams Street, San Leandro, www.21st-amendment.com
- Ale Industries
3096 E 10th St, Oakland, www.aleindustries.com
- Temescal Brewing
4115 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, www.temescalbrewing.com
- Pacific Standard Tap Room & Growler Station
2055 Center Street, Berkeley, www.hmbbrewingco.com
Bay Area Breweries: North Bay
- Russian River Brewing Company
725 4th Street, Santa Rosa, www.russianriverbrewing.com
- Lagunitas Brewing Company
1280 N McDowell Blvd, Petaluma, www.lagunitas.com
- Marin Brewing Company
1809 Larkspur Landing Circle, Larkspur, www.marinbrewing.com
- HenHouse Brewing Company
322 Bellevue Avenue, Santa Rosa, www.henhousebrewing.com
- Moonlight Brewing Co.
3350 Coffey Lane, Santa Rosa, www.moonlightbrewing.com
- Bear Republic Brewery
345 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg, www.bearrepublic.com
- Fogbelt Brewing Company
1305 Cleveland Avenue, Santa Rosa, www.fogbeltbrewing.com
Bay Area Breweries: South Bay
- Hermitage Brewing Company
1627 S 7th Street, San Jose, www.hermitagebrewing.com
- Strike Brewing Co. & Warehouse Taproom
2099 S 10th Street, San Jose, www.strikebrewingco.com
- Devil’s Canyon Brewing Company
935 Washington Street, San Carlos, www.devilscanyon.com
- Faultline Brewing Company
1235 Oakmead Pkwy, Sunnyvale, www.faultlinebrewing.com
- Hapa’s Brewing Company
460 Lincoln Avenue, San Jose, www.hapasbrewing.com
- Golden State Brewery
1252 Memorex Drive, Santa Clara, www.goldenstate.beer
- Uproar Brewing Company
439 S 1st Street, San Jose, www.uproarbrewing.com
- Clandestine Brewing
980 S 1st Street, Suite. B, San Jose, www.clandestinebrewing.com
- Freewheel Brewing Company
3736 Florence Street, Redwood City, www.freewheelbrewing.com
383 Castro Street, Mountain View, www.bierha.us
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Why Should You Book a Party Bus?
While your group could make a wonderful day out of brewery hopping in the heart of San Francisco, many of the Bay Area’s premier craft beer hot spots are spread out across the bridge in the North Bay and East Bay. When you reserve a luxury SF limo bus, you can cruise the whole Bay in style.
Cali Party Bus offers impressive SF party buses that are perfect for Bay Area brewery tours. If you’re getting a small crew together, opt for the intimate Mercedes Sprinter Limo Bus, which has room for up to 14 guests. If you’re rolling deep, check out the ultra-luxurious and spacious Tiffany Limo Bus for up to 44 guests. When you book with Cali Party Bus, your SF limo bus will boast nightclub quality sound and lighting, wet bars, plush wrap-around seating and more.