CASK BEER FINDER: MARYLAND

A summary of all known bars and brewpubs in the state of MD that serve cask-conditioned beer (a.k.a. 'real ale')



(permanent / regular outlets only)

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Key:
Permanent outlet for cask beer. Counted in the tally above.
Regular outlet for cask beer (on most but not all the time). Counted in the tally above.
Occasional outlet for cask beer. Not counted in the tally above, and location not shown on the map.
No cask - recently ceased stocking it for whatever reason.
No cask - but has deceiving lookalike fake handpumps nefariously serving regular keg beer. Don't get fooled! Such places are listed here only to help prevent confusion as to what's 'real' and what's not.

M: Monday
T: Tuesday
W: Wednesday
Th: Thursday
F: Friday
S: Saturday
Su: Sunday

Times are shown in 24 hour clock, 0001 (12.01am) through to 2400 (midnight).

Be aware that some places may temporarily suspend offering cask-conditioned beer in hot weather.
Information shown is subject to change, and accuracy and availability is not guaranteed.

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Baltimore

Alewife
21 North Eutaw Street
Baltimore, Maryland, 21201-1718
Phone: 1 410 545 5112

1600-0100 M-Th
1600-0200 F/S
1200-0200 S
1200-0100 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at March 2013

Alonso's
415 West Cold Spring Lane
Baltimore, Maryland, 21201
Phone: 1 410 235 3433


1st F

1130-2230 Su-Th
1130-2330 F/S

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013

Baltimore Orioles
Camden Yards Stadium
(Flying Dog outlet, lower level between sections 23 & 29),
333 West Camden Street
Baltimore, Maryland, 21201
Phone: 1 410 685 9800


F

BASEBALL SEASON (APRIL TO SEP/OCT)

See Orioles' home schedule.

[MAP]

Baseball Stadium

Updated November 2013

Bertha's Bar and Restaurant
734 South Broadway
Baltimore, Maryland, 21231-3406
Phone: 1 410 327 5795

1130-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at March 2013

Bluegrass Tavern
1500 South Hanover Street
Baltimore, Maryland, 21230
Phone: 1 410 244 5101


3rd T 1900

1700->2300 T/W
1100->2300 Th/F
1000->2300 S/Su
Closed M

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Brewer's Cask
(Formerly Muggsy’s Mug House)
1236 Light Street
Baltimore, Maryland, 21230-4306
Phone: 1 267 322 1220

1500-0100 M-Th
1200-0100 F/S
Closed Su

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013

Duda's Tavern
1600 Thames Street
Baltimore, Maryland, 21231-3429
Phone: 1 410 276 9719

Enquire for opening hours.

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013

Grand Cru
527 East Belvedere Avenue
Baltimore, Maryland, 21212-3745
Phone: 1 410 464 1944
Reports received of poor quality, allegedly due to the cask being kept at room temperature and being flash cooled in the line.

1100-2200 M-Th
1100-0100 F/S
1200-2000 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013

Heavy Seas Alehouse
1300 Bank Street
Baltimore, Maryland, 21231
Phone: 1 410 522 0850

From 1600 M-Th
From 1200 F-Su

[MAP]

Bar (Tied House)

Updated November 2013

Liam Flynn’s Ale House
22 West North Avenue
Baltimore, Maryland, 21201
Phone: 1 410 244 8447

1700-0200 M-S
1300-2400 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Updated November 2013

Mahaffey's Pub
2706 Dillon Street
Baltimore, Maryland, 21224-4706
Phone: 1 410 276 9899

1500-0200 Su-Th
1200-0200 F/S

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Max's Taphouse
737 South Broadway
Baltimore, Maryland, 21231-3407
Phone: 1 888 674 6297

1100-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at March 2013

Metropolitan Coffee House and Wine Bar
902 South Charles Street
Baltimore, Maryland, 21230-4006
Phone: 1 410 234 0235


Th

0700-2400 M-Th
0700-0200 F
0800-0200 S
0800-2300 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Pratt Street Ale House
206 West Pratt Street
Baltimore, Maryland, 21201-2426
Phone: 1 410 244 8900

1100-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at March 2013

Racer's Cafe
7734 Harford Road
Baltimore

Cask discontinued.

Correct as at May 2010

Red Brick Station
8149 Honeygo Boulevard
Baltimore, Maryland, 21236-8202
Phone: 1 410 931 7827

Enquire for opening hours.

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010

The Wharf Rat at Fell's Point
801 South Ann Street
Baltimore, Maryland, 21231-3404
Phone: 1 410 276 9034

Enquire for opening hours.

[MAP]

Bar (Tied House)

Correct as at March 2013


Bel Air

DuClaw Brewing Company
16a Bel Air South Parkway
Bel Air, Maryland, 21015
Phone: 1 410 515 3222

1100-2400 Su/M
1100-0200 T-S

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Bethesda

Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery
7900 Norfolk Avenue
Bethesda, Maryland, 20814-2502
Phone: 1 301 652 1311

1100-0100 Su-Th
1100-0200 F/S

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Bowie

DuClaw Brewing Company
4000 Town Center Boulevard
Bowie, Maryland, 20716
Phone: 1 301 809 6943

1100-2400 Su/M
1100-0200 T-S

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Columbia

Frisco Tap House & Brewery
(Replaces Frisco Grille & Cantina, 8865 Stanford Boulevard)
6695 Dobbin Road
Columbia, Maryland, 21045
Phone: 1 410 312 4907

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Brewpub

Updated November 2013

Victoria Gastro Pub
8201 Snowden River Parkway
Columbia, Maryland, 21045-1947
Phone: 1 410 750 1880

1100-0100 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Ellicott City

The Ellicott Mills Brewing Company
8308 Main Street
Ellicott City, Maryland, 21043-4601
Phone: 1 410 313 8141


2nd W

Enquire for opening hours

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010

The Judge's Bench
8385 Main Street
Ellicott City, Maryland, 21043-4605
Phone: 1 410 465 3497

1600-0200 M-Th
1200-0200 F
1500-0200 S
1200-0200 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

Phoenix Emporium
8049 Main Street
Ellicott City, Maryland, 21043-4616
Phone: 1 410 465 5665

1130-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010

T-Bonz Grille and Pub
4910 Waterloo Road
Ellicott City, Maryland, 21043-6651
Phone: 1 410 461 4748

1100-2400 M-Th
1100-0200 F/S
1000-2300 Su

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010


Frederick

Barley and Hops
5473 Urbana Pike
Frederick, Maryland, 21704-7275
Phone: 1 301 668 5555

1100-2300 M-Th
1100-2400 F/S
1100-2200 Su

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010

Brewer's Alley Restaurant and Brewery
124 North Market Street
Frederick, Maryland, 21701-5422
Phone: 1 301 631 0089

1130-2300 M/T
1130-2400 W/Th
1130-0030 F/S
1200-2330 Su

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Hanover

DuClaw Brewing Company
7000 Arundel Mills Circle, Suite R4
Hanover, Maryland, 21076-1282
Phone: 1 410 799 1166

1100-0200 Daily

[MAP]

Bar (Tied House)

Correct as at May 2010


Hyattsville

Franklin's Restaurant, Brewery, and General Store
5123 Baltimore Avenue
Hyattsville, Maryland, 20781-2042
Phone: 1 301 927 2740

Enquire for opening hours.

[MAP]

Brewpub

Correct as at May 2010


Westminster

Johansson's Dining House
4 West Main Street
Westminster, Maryland, 21157-4816
Phone: 1 410 876 0101

Enquire for opening hours.

[MAP]

Bar

Correct as at May 2010



Cask Beer Festivals

Pratt Street Ale House, Baltimore (see above):
The Chesapeake Real Ale Festival (October).

DuClaw Brewery, Bel Air (see above), September.



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Wandering Star Craft Brewery

WANDERING STAR CRAFT BREWERY
11 Gifford Street, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 01201

Supplying fresh, quality cask beers (and also keg) to MA, NY, and RI.

Is there a cask venue missing? Anything incorrect?

Please report changes and previously unknown cask outlets so this database can be as accurate as possible!

For NEW VENUES, please supply ALL of the following details:
-Full name of establishment
-Full address including zip code
-Phone number
-Please describe cask availability as either...
"Permanent" (all times within reason)
"Regular" (offered at least weekly - please state what days/times casks are tapped)
or
"Occasional" (twice a month or less)
-Opening hours
-Whether a bar, brewpub, taproom, etc.
-If there is a beer engine (handpump), are you 100% positive that it is a real one rather than a fake lookalike?
-What beer(s) are usually being dispensed?


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Disclaimer: I cannot be held responsible for any errors or changes to the above information. Real ale is not guaranteed to always be available in any of these outlets (especially in the summer).