Bang the Drum Brewery  


We are a small craft brewery located in beautiful San Luis Obispo. Our goal is to create a unique, feel-good experience where customers feel relaxed and part of the family. We serve everything from a simple Blonde Ale to a variety of innovative takes on classics such as our Queen Mate IPA. We offer a cast of reliable flagships along side an ever changing lineup of fresh brews, we work to provide beer and experiences that will keep you and your tastebuds satisfied.

MOre than one way to celebrate the day


We offer a plethora of entertainment, including live music, salsa dancing, open mic and our notorious brain stimulating trivia nights just to name a few. Come relax in the sunshine on our patio and bring your friends, or make some new ones (perhaps giant Jenga to break the ice?) Everyone is welcome, we are pet and family friendly! So come on in - our awesome staff is ready to pour you a cold one.


benefit for Shadow's fund - Bang the drum brewery 2019





Beers on Tap
Drumming session - live music
hops and barley
hops in hand
hops and drums

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This place has been a home for so much creativity and community. The amount of awesome people out there doing awesome and intelligent things is astounding. Feeling like you could use some human connection? Get outside, get a coffee, grab a pint, dance in the rain, start a conversation. #slocommunity @...

Mar 6, 2019
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Monday night is our monthly FOOD TRUCK NIGHT! 5-7pm come out and eat food from any/all 4 food trucks and then stay for the beer and Open Jam night. @beausdogs @cubanissimofoodtruck @feedmyseoul805 and Lido’s Philly Connection #805foodtrucks #foodtrucks #craftbeer #foodtrucknight #bangthedrumbrewery #mondaynight

Mar 3, 2019
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Peter D.
San Luis Obispo, CA

Bang the Drum is a great venue for bar trivia or to watch standup comedy. The staff is awesome. The venue is cozy. When I was there, an awesome chocolate lab and a golden retriever had full run of the place.

Feb 28, 2019
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It’s back! Daddy Issues | Juicy IPA | 8% ABV - Daddy Issues is like a dry hopped orange juice that can f*** you up. #drinkresponsibly #juicyipa #daddyissues #bangthedrumbrewery

Feb 28, 2019