Travel The Best US Cities for Beer  

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List Rules Vote up any American city that is welcoming to breweries and beer drinkers.

There's nothing quite like a cold beer after a long day. And if you live in one of these cities, you know exactly where to find your preferred brew. The best American beer cities come in many forms. Some great U.S. cities for beer lovers have ample microbreweries, while other good American cities for beer feature bustling nightlife. A few great US cities for beer drinkers have been brewing for decades.

What destinations will you find on this list of the top U.S. cities for beer? Milwaukee has been home to the Miller Brewing Company, Pabst, Schlitz and more popular beers. It also hosts several craft beer makers like Lakefront and Sprecher. New York is also a great city for beer lovers. Goose Island, Revolution Brewing, and Lagunitas all have helped to make Chicago a bona fide beer city. Other good cities featured on this list include Portland, San Diego, and Denver.

Which city is your favorite for enjoying a cold one? Give the best options a thumbs up and please add any good beer cities that are missing.

 

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256 135
Grand Rapids is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Michigan, USA
2
335 218
Cleveland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Ohio, USA
3
153 158
Milwaukee is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Wisconsin, USA
4
115 135
Denver is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Colorado, USA
5
115 136
Portland is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Oregon, USA
6
78 89
Minneapolis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Minnesota, USA
7
112 134
Asheville is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
North Carolina, USA
8
101 120
Chicago is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Illinois, USA
9
56 71
St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Missouri, USA
10
63 82
Seattle is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Washington, USA
11
82 112
San Diego is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
California, USA
12
37 50
Duluth is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Minnesota, USA
13
67 97
Philadelphia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Pennsylvania, USA
14
40 56
Detroit is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Michigan, USA
15
65 95
Boston is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Massachusetts, USA
16
51 74
Pittsburgh is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Pennsylvania, USA
17
52 77
Cincinnati is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Ohio, USA
18
51 76
Burlington is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Vermont, USA
19
55 83
Bend is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Oregon, USA
20
34 51
Ann Arbor is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Michigan, USA
21
16 24
Tallahassee is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Ryan Carter added Florida, USA
22
49 77
Columbus is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
shmidty added Ohio, USA
23
42 67
Akron is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
NathanFela added Ohio, USA
24
40 66
Buffalo is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
New York, USA
25
29 49
Missoula is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Montana, USA