The rise in popularity of craft beer has hit Las Vegas hard and there are more places than ever to savor gourmet brews. We’ve rounded up five of our favorite places in Sin City to enjoy a cold beer and decadent bar bites, so keep reading on to discover your new favorite places to try now that the weather is heating up.
1 Beer Park at Paris Las Vegas
Paris Las Vegas opened their outdoor Beer Park last fall. Now that the weather is warming up, it has become one of the to go-to spots to sample a wide assortment of craft beer. Beer Park is the The Strip’s first rooftop bar and grill, which comes complete with stylish decor and impressive views that overlook the Bellagio Fountains. You can also watch all the big games on dozens of high-definition TVs while you enjoy your fine glass of ale. The bar offers over 100 eclectic options, with 36 brews on tap, plus a plentiful selection of handcrafted beer and liquor signature cocktails. Should you get hungry, you can sample some of the all-American bar bites or score some quick from from the roaming, concession-stand style carts.
Beer Park at Paris Las Vegas 3655 South Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89109 (702) 946-7000
2 BeerHaus at The Park
BeerHaus is the newest craft beer destination in Sin City, opening in early April at MGM Resort’s new $100 million outdoor area, The Park, which is sandwiched between New York New York and the Monte Carlo resorts. Beerhaus is a fresh take on the classic beer hall, with a carefully curated menu that will please craft beer aficionados and more casual drinkers alike. They’ve also got a kitchen that specializes in gourmet bar bites, from savory sausages, sandwiches that are piled high and of course plenty of snacks, which are all made from hormone-free meet and locally sourced produce. This place has a great outdoor patio where you can mingle with friends while playing some provided bar games. Be sure to swing through during the daily Happy Hour from 2pm-6pm where you’ll enjoy $4 brews and bites. Plus, on Friday nights, Beerhaus has its special “Beer Freak Fridays” promotion where you can get three 4 oz. pours for just $8, which allows you to sample more of the excellent craft beers on hand. This also makes for the ideal pre-game spot before you see a show at the new T-Mobile Arena, located right next door.
Beerhaus at The Park 3782 South Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89119 (702) 692-2337
3 32 Degrees Draft Bar
This is sweet spot in nearby Henderson just off The Strip at the beautiful M Resort is a locals secret for great craft beer selection and deals. There are over 95 different types of beers on tap, plus a wide assortment of bottled beer as well. You’ll be hard-pressed to find another spot in Sin City that serves beer this cold, making this an excellent choice for those sweltering summer days. You can also watch sports and play on the video gambling machines from the bar while you savor some truly exceptional craft beer here. Beer lovers, this place is well worth the short ride and you’ll be positively giddy from the gourmet selections on tap.
32 Degrees Draft Bar at M Resort 12300 South Las Vegas Blvd. Henderson, NV 89044 (702) 797-1000
4 Banger Brewing
The famous Fremont Street finally has its first craft brewery and it’s a good one. Banger Brewing’s expertise lies in its small batch production and creating truly unique handcrafted beers. You can’t miss this place as it’s right at the start of the Fremont Street Experience and the outdoor patio is almost always full with beer lovers from all over the world. When you combine amazing beer with amazing people watching, that’s the perfect Sin City combination that will have you coming back again and again.
Banger Brewing 450 Fremont St. #135 Las Vegas, NV 89101 (702) 456-2739
5 PKWY Tavern
On the one year since PKWY Tavern opened its doors, this taphouse and grille is another favorite with locals as it features over 250 different beers and over 150 of them are on tap. with a massive outdoor patio that has life-size versions of classic games like Jenga and Connect Four, this is an ideal place to meet up with friends to grab a good beer and enjoy some of these free games. PKWY Tavern is also open 24 hours a day, so no matter when you’re craving some adventure or just want to sip a draft beer while watching sports on their massive TVs, there will always be an open seat waiting for you.
PKWY Tavern 9820 West Flamingo Rd. Las Vegas, NV 89147 (702) 243-5329