Where to Find Good Craft Beer in OKC

The 7 Best Craft Beer Bars In Oklahoma City

Looking for some of the best craft beer bars in America? Make your way to the capital city of Oklahoma City. There, you’ll find some of the tastiest craft beers in the country paired with some of the trendiest, inventive bars ever.

It’s true, Oklahoma City is quickly rising in the ranks of popularity, with some people predicting that it’ll soon pass trendy cities such as Austin, Nashville, and Charlotte to become a true hotspot for living, working, and relaxation. That likely explains the vast number of great bars in the city.

Whether you’re a craft beer fan or are simply looking for a great place to throw back a few cold ones, there’s something on this list for everybody. Get ready to hop your way through the town at one of the seven best craft beer bars in Oklahoma City.

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1. The Patriarch Craft Beer House & Lawn

Located just about twenty minutes north of Oklahoma City, The Patriarch Craft Beer House & Lawn might not be within city limits, but it definitely deserves a spot on this list. We recently ranked this place one of the best craft beer bars in America, in part due to their impressive 48-beer tap list. The strung fairy lights and the outdoor patio games totally complete the look and make for an inviting place to visit.

Craft Beer Bars in Oklahoma

2. Oak & Ore

Head to the Plaza District to enjoy one of the best craft beer bars in Oklahoma City proper. This boutique beer hall serves up 36 taps of craft brews in its industrial-chic space. On top of serving elevated pub food and creating a truly relaxing environment in which to enjoy quality craft beers, Oak & Ore knows how to cater to their audience. Weekly specials and inventive concoctions such as beer floats keep the locals coming back time after time.

Best Craft Beer Bars Oklahoma City

3. TapWerks Ale House & Cafe

If variety is what you’re after, then TapWerks is one of the best craft beer bars in Oklahoma City for you. Here, they serve up the largest selection of craft beer in the entire state of Oklahoma, with over 100 different beers on tap and even more in bottles. Locals especially love the Old English pub atmosphere, which is quite quaint for such a trendy bar.

4. The Mule

The Mule is a favourite amongst locals and travellers for quite a few reasons, and the main reason being their delicious gourmet hot melts and grilled cheese sandwiches. Because, what pairs better with a few of the best craft beers in Oklahoma than a deliciously cheesy gourmet melt? Food aside, this trendy little gastro bar serves up an impressive variety of craft beers, ranging from the light and lovely straight through to the dark side.

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5. Bricktown Brewery

Hailed as Oklahoma’s first craft brewery, you can rest assured that the fine folks at Bricktown Brewery know exactly what they’re doing when it comes to craft beer. The brick-walled space feels surprisingly intimate and cosy, which means you’re going to want to spend hours here sampling finely-crafted house craft beers.

Where to Find Good Craft Beer in OKC

6. Angry Scotsman Brewing

Angry Scotsman Brewing is a unique and creative urban microbrewery in Oklahoma City. From Black India pale ales to robust porters, these guys truly know how to craft the most delicious, well-balanced beers around. If you’re passing through the town, you can’t miss out on the chance to hit up this spot. The strung lights that hang over the patio and the simple, modern interior make it a cosy place to spend an afternoon.

7. Twisted Spike Brewery and Tap Room

Boasting the largest taproom in Oklahoma City, we certainly couldn’t forget about Twisted Spike Brewery, which earns a top spot on any list of the best craft beer bars in the city. The owner began his craft beer journey as a homebrewer and has since perfected the art of the brew. Craft beers range from a delectable Vanilla Coffee Porter to the lighter Rose Rock. After a few beers, you’ll certainly enjoy the Mexican fusion menu they offer, too.

Elizabeth Thorn

Elizabeth has lived and worked in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia, all of which have contributed to her passion for travel writing. When she's not writing, you can find her exploring little hideouts in Colombia or watching photography tutorials on YouTube.

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