Hope this Answers Some of Your Questions

When was California Wild Ales Founded?

California Wild Ales was formed as an LLC on December 7, 2015.

We now have two convenient locations, Ocean Beach and Point Loma / Midway.

Can we visit your Barrel House location?

Yes.  You can visit us at either our Point Loma / Midway location or our Ocean Beach location.

Please give us a call at  855-WILD-ALE (945-3253) for the most up-to-date information.

What are your hours?

Things are changing all the time.   We are constantly updating this section…but just in case…  Please call ahead to double-check that we are open.


Point Loma / Midway Location:

  • Friday:  1:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Saturday: 1:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Sunday: 12:00pm – 8:00pm
  • Open for Special Events or Space Rental

Ocean Beach – Funky Tastingroom

  • Monday: 12:00pm – 10:00pm
  • Tuesday: 12:00pm – 10:00pm
  • Wednesday: 12:00pm – 10:00pm
  • Thursday:  12:00pm – 10:00pm
  • Friday:  12:00pm – 12:00am
  • Saturday:  12:00pm – 12:00am
  • Sunday:  12:00pm – 10:00pm

Do you allow outside food?

Yes.  We encourage it.

Point Loma / Midway Location:

We’re excited to let you know that we have partnered with The Last Typewriter, a popular restaurant in town. Their menu features scrumptious dishes such as smash burgers, fusion-fried chicken, toasted sandwiches, and many other delectable items. You can now order food from our tasting room and The Last Typewriter will deliver it right to you. We invite you to visit our tasting room and savor some delicious food with your favorite drinks.

Ocean Beach Location:

We are next to some of the best food San Diego offers.  Choose from amazing places like The Joint, Mad Munch, OB Meat Company, Soi OB, Ortegas, It’s Raw Poke, OB Noodlehouse, and tons more.

Can I pregame before concerts and Gulls games?

Yes!   We are a stone’s throw away from Pechanga Arena.  California Wild Ales’ new location is conveniently located just a few blocks from the stadium. If you’re looking for the perfect place to gather with friends before your event… look no further!  We’ve got you covered.

Can I bring my pet?

Yes!   We love pets.  So far we have been visited by all sorts of waggy friends..pups, kittens, and bunnies especially.  We have also had a few birds at the tasting room.

What are the Wilding's names?

The little guy with two eyes is named  Lacto (short for Lactobacillus).

The big guy with a smile across his face is Brett (short for Brettanomyces)

The medium guy with the mischievous grin is P.D.O. (short for Pediococcus)

Do you ship outside of California?

We do.  Visit our out-of-state online store Bevv

What is collaboration brewing?

We contract brew our recipe with one of the other 120 breweries in San Diego. We will be working with best breweries to bring you the most delicious product possible.

Can you get me some stickers?

This is one of our most popular questions. The answer is YES!  Visit our online shop and check out all the sticker options.