travel The Best US Cities for Beer  

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List Rules Vote up any American city that is great for 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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Grand Rapids is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Grand Rapids Michigan, USA

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San Diego is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
San Diego California, USA

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Denver is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Denver Colorado, USA

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Portland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Portland Oregon, USA

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Chicago is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Chicago Chicago metropolitan area, Illinois, USA

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Boston is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Boston Massachusetts, USA

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Milwaukee is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Milwaukee Wisconsin, USA

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Asheville is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Asheville North Carolina, USA

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Minneapolis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Minneapolis Minnesota, USA

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Cleveland is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Cleveland Ohio, USA

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Bend is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Bend Oregon, USA

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Portland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Portland Maine, USA

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Seattle is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Seattle Washington, USA

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San Francisco is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
San Francisco San Francisco Bay Area, California, USA

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Austin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Austin Texas, USA

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Burlington is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Burlington Vermont, USA

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Spokane is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Spokane Washington, USA

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Anchorage is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Anchorage Anchorage, AK Metropolitan Statistical Area, Alaska

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St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
St. Louis Missouri, USA

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Philadelphia is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Philadelphia Area codes 215 and 267, Pennsylvania, USA

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New York is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
New York Texas, USA

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Eugene is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Eugene Oregon, USA

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Billings is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Billings Montana, USA

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Missoula is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Missoula Montana, USA

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Ann Arbor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Ann Arbor Michigan, USA

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Buffalo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Buffalo New York, USA

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Santa Rosa is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Santa Rosa California, USA

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Reno is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Reno Nevada, USA

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Albuquerque is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Albuquerque New Mexico, USA

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Rapid City is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Rapid City South Dakota, USA

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Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Las Vegas Nevada, USA

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Salt Lake City is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Salt Lake City Utah, USA

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New Orleans is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
New Orleans Louisiana, USA

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Oceanside is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best US Cities for Beer
Oceanside California, USA