The Rare Barrel


940 Parker St, Berkeley
(510) 984-6585


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for The Rare Barrel

If you're ready to be exclusive with sour beers, this is the place to be. Does commitment scare you? Ok, scratch that. If you're looking to drink delicious sours, exclusively or non-exclusively, Rare Barrel offers lots of great flavors to keep you interested. These are true sours. Not for the faint of heart. I usually get a stomachache after a few of them, but nothing in life worth having is without some consequence. If you're just along for the ride, you'll be relieved full review

Ahhh, before this pandemic during simpler times this was becoming my place to want to come every Friday night. I've always been a fan of sour beers and to my surprise there's this place specializing in just that! I can't begin to tell you just how delicious the beer flavors are. Can't wait to come back in person for a cheese board and a cold beer. Love the more mango and earl of granate! Also just found out they're doing pick up orders for beers, how awesome!

I will Not be back and will tell everyone I know to avoid this place. First, the customer service here is terrible. Both times I ordered online, I was texted that it was ready for pick up. When I arrived it had not been assembled and I had to wait a considerable amount of time to get the order. The girl in the bass pro shop beanie (ironically which is a jackass thing to do), was incredibly rude. I was completely ignored. She had this aloof, too cool for school act that doesn' full review

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Monday 2 - 7PM
Tuesday 2 - 7PM
Wednesday 2 - 7PM
Thursday 2 - 7PM
Friday 2 - 7PM
Saturday 2 - 7PM
Sunday 2 - 7PM

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