Say “Cheers!” to Mr. Beery’s Craft Beer Bar in Sarasota

It’s hard to beat an icy beer on a hot day in Sarasota, and true ale aficionados appreciate the quality, taste, and variety of beers on offer at Mr. Beery’s. Located on Mall Drive near Siesta Key in Sarasota, Mr. Beery’s was awarded “America’s 100 Best Beer Bars” by Draft magazine for the last four years in a row, so you can take it they know a top pint when they see one! | Mr. Beery's craft beer bar in Sarasota features 30 draft lines of American micro brews and specialty imported beers.

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Mr. Beery’s Pub-style Bar

The spacious European-style bar is lined with bar stools while booths and tables offer the ideal place to meet over a pint with your ale-loving friends. In typical English pub style, the bar also has a range of pool tables. You can even bring your dog along to this pet-friendly bar. Open from 3 p.m. daily until 1:30 a.m., Mr. Beery’s offers a great pint in a friendly ambiance every day of the year. | The board at Mr. Beery's craft beer bar Sarasota, Florida

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Sporting the motto “No crap on tap”, Mr. Beery’s is a cozy non-smoking haven which is craft-beer heaven for enthusiasts of imported and American beers. This specialty bar has 30 draft lines of American microbrews and specially imported beers that are constantly rotated, so there’s always something new and different to try. In addition, the bar has an extensive list of bottled and canned beers to take care of seasonal beers, one-offs, and limited releases as well as a range of ciders and wines. Mr. Beery’s also sources some of the less well-known beers from Florida’s top breweries and gives them an airing.

For those who are just starting to appreciate what fine craft beers are all about, Mr. Beery has a team of “beer-tenders” who will be happy to give some helpful advice and recommendations to get you started.

Tasty Food at Mr. Beery’s in Sarasota

Mr. Beery’s believes in concentrating on what they do best – selecting and serving the best quality craft beers in the world. The chalkboard behind the bar offers a fine menu, but they are all the latest ales on offer! Mr. Beery’s leaves food to the neighboring restaurants that specialize in a range of tasty alternatives, from pizza to German-inspired cuisine.

Customers at Mr. Beery’s are welcome to order in great food from the menus of more than 20 nearby restaurants who will deliver your meal direct to your bar stool! This great arrangement means customers have the widest possible choice of food which can be enjoyed in the friendly bar environment of Mr. Beery’s while enjoying a favorite pint of ale or two.

Celebrate Special Events at Mr. Beery’s with a Pint!

Mr. Beery’s works hard to make sure that there’s never a dull moment at this dedicated beer bar. Sunday nights from 5-7 p.m. it’s Bingo, while Tuesday is Ladies Night with half-off draft beers, wines, and ciders. Every Wednesday at 6 p.m. the “Hump Day 5k” fun runs start and finishes at the bar while Thursday is Trivia Night. | Mr. Beery’s in Sarasota works hard to make sure that there’s never a dull moment at this dedicated beer bar. Sunday nights from 5-7 p.m. it’s Bingo

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Annual events such as Oktoberfest are always celebrated with gusto (and a few special German ales) with tickets including an authentic souvenir beer stein and a plate of hearty German food. Other special events include running relays, bus trips, and food theme nights in conjunction with local restaurants. Mr. Beery also teams up with other local businesses such as Cigar City and worthy charities such as American Cancer Society to provide fun events and raise money for worthy causes. Check out the Mr. Beery website to see what’s coming soon to this specialized Sarasota institution. One thing you can definitely count on is a great craft beer!

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Nita Ettinger is Co-publisher for Siesta Publications Inc. and the Editor in Chief for Must Do Visitor Guides. Must Do Visitor Guides provides Southwest Florida visitor information through printed magazines and the website Must Do magazines are published bi-annually and are available at no cost in Sarasota, Lee, and Collier County Chamber of Commerce, visitor information centers, select Southwest Florida hotels, and wherever free publications can be found.

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