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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TICKET GIVEAWAY!! Today we are giving away 3 pairs of tickets to the @slocraftbeer festival!! Here’s what you have to do: come into Bang the Drum between 12pm-12am Saturday (2/9) and anytime you buy a pint of beer you will get one raffle ticket to enter! We will pick 3 winners ...

Feb 9, 2019
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I never give 5 stars because no one is perfect but I will give 41/2 . This is such and cozy little nook in a great area of SLO. Reminds me of when the town...

Feb 7, 2019
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The Belgian Tourist | 4.7 % ABV | Belgian Saison dry hopped with Cascade and Simcoe. #quaffable #sessionable #drinkable #belgiansaison #dryhopped #simcoe #cascade #craftbeer #smallbatchbrewing #bangthedrumbrewery #sanluisobispo #drinklocal

Feb 7, 2019
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Tonight before Open Jam begins we are having our FIRST, monthly 805 food trucks night! This glorious trifecta (or a version of it) will be her every first Monday of each month, RAIN OR SHINE! 805 food trucks: 5-7:30pm. Open Jam: 7:30-10pm. @cubanissimofoodtruck @feedmyseoul805 @thegreasywiener #805foodtrucks #foodtrucks #shareslo #bangthedrumbrewery #craftbeer #...

Feb 4, 2019
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Dog friendly? We even have loveseats for your pup...

Jan 29, 2019
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Jan 26, 2019