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Drink Local! It's American Craft Beer Week May 16-22

Pull up a Chair, Stay Awhile

Founded in August 2014, Poseidon Brewing Co. has made its mark as one sea-riously popular watering hole. In short order, we’ve grown both the size of our brewery and beer menu…a testimony to great demand and the entrepreneurial innovation backing it.

No doubt about it, the proof is in our pints…and why our modest brew house is now a reputable port-o-call. It’s where people go to experience Ventura’s commercial craft-brew industry.

So come with friends. With family. Your dog. Or on your own. While beer tasting in Ventura, kick back and find yourself both at home and at ease. At Poseidon Brewing Co., you’re part of our crew!

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Visit Us

Location

5777 Olivas Park Drive, Unit Q
Ventura, CA 93003
Get Directions
1 (805) 477-0239
[email protected]
Visit Our Main Taproom at Unit S&T

Hours

monday
closed
Tuesday
4pm – 9pm
Wednesday
4pm – 9pm
Thursday
4pm – 9pm
Friday
3pm – 10pm
Saturday
12pm – 10pm
Sunday
12pm – 7pm

What's On Tap

On Deck

Label for Taproom
Lager - Helles
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5.5%
Malt forward, balanced, bready/floral >>> For our very first Lager beer, we brewed the highly drinkable German-style Helles. We used 2 German malts along with Hallertau hops to bring you Liberty Card Lager. With a touch of malt sweetness that balances the spicy floral German hop flavors and light bitterness, this is a beer for beer lovers. And take note, you’ll want to make sure you have your liberty card in hand because you can’t drink just one, especially on a hot day!
5oz Taster 2.75
10oz Nonic 4.00
20oz Pub Glass 7.00
16oz Can 4.25
16oz Can 4 Pack 16.99
32oz Crowler 10.80
32oz Growler Fill 9.50
64oz Growler Fill 15.00
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Fruit Blonde Ale
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6.0%
Malt forward, sweet, honey/passion fruit >>> For our sixth experimental blonde ale, we kept the grain bill simple and the hop additions to a minimum to complement the ½ barrel of passion fruit puree that was added to this brew during fermentation. The malt and fruit characteristics of this brew really shine through on the palate, and clean aromas of honey and passion fruit are also present. Crisp, refreshing, yet slightly tart, a pint of Passion Fruity Pants is the perfect way to drink in the springtime.
5oz Taster 2.75
10oz Nonic 4.50
20oz Pub Glass 8.00
16oz Can 5.25
16oz Can 4 Pack 20.99
32oz Crowler 12.80
32oz Growler Fill 11.50
64oz Growler Fill 19.00
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Red Ale - Irish
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6.0%
Malt forward, balanced, caramel/roasted barley >>> Ironclad Irish Red Ale is a malt forward brew loaded with toasted barley, toffee, caramel and buckwheat flavors. We used Northern Brewer and East Kent Goldings hops in moderation to allow the malt flavors to take center stage. Easy drinking and smooth with a pleasant roasted barley finish, this beer is sure to bring you luck. Sláinte mhaith!
5oz Taster 2.75
10oz Nonic 4.00
20oz Pub Glass 7.00
16oz Can 4.25
16oz Can 4 Pack 16.99
32oz Crowler 10.80
32oz Growler Fill 9.50
64oz Growler Fill 15.00
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Pale Ale - American
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5.4%
Hop forward, dry, oranges/floral >>> Bubblehead is a citrus-centric American Pale Ale. We dry hopped this beauty with Cascade hops and plenty of blood orange zest from our friends at King and King Ranch. Strong citrus and mild pine aromas are present and the malt profile is mild with a solid hop bite in the finish. If you love flavorful pale ales, this is a must have!
5oz Taster 2.75
10oz Nonic 4.50
20oz Pub Glass 8.00
16oz Can 5.25
16oz Can 4 Pack 20.99
32oz Crowler 12.80
32oz Growler Fill 11.50
64oz Growler Fill 19.00
Label for Taproom
Pale Ale - American
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6.0%
Hop forward, balanced, stone fruit/pine/citrus >>> We kept the grain bill simple, 2-Row and a light crystal malt, and then loaded it up with Simcoe and Chinook hops for our interpretation of a West Coast-Style Pale Ale. Full of stone fruit, pine and citrus aromas and flavors, Plankton is full-flavored, easy drinking and finishes with a lingering hop bitterness!
5oz Taster 2.75
10oz Nonic 4.50
20oz Pub Glass 8.00
16oz Can 5.25
16oz Can 4 Pack 20.99
32oz Crowler 12.80
32oz Growler Fill 11.50
64oz Growler Fill 19.00
Label for Taproom
IPA - American
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7.0%
Hop Forward, Balanced, Grapefruit/Floral >>> Grapefruit IPA is brewed with American hops and malts in conjunction with fresh grapefruit zest from Mud Creek Ranch in Santa Paula, CA. Grapefruit aromatics and flavors are present as well as a pleasant floral component that accentuates the hop profile of this easy drinking IPA. Since we opened the brewery, Grapefruit IPA has been one of our top sellers. Cheers!
5oz Taster 2.75
10oz Nonic 4.50
20oz Pub Glass 8.00
16oz Can 5.25
16oz Can 4 Pack 20.99
32oz Crowler 12.80
32oz Growler Fill 11.50
64oz Growler Fill 19.00
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Juicy IPA
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7.8%
Hop forward, bitter, earthy/citrus/stone fruit >>> We used generous amounts of Amarillo and Columbus hops from the boil straight through to the second dry hop, loading this juicy India Pale Ale with earthy, citrus and stone fruit aromas and flavors. And we kept the grain bill light, including 2-Row and White Wheat, to really let the hops shine through. Hop forward, slightly dank and with a lingering bitterness, Hyperbaric definitely lives up to its name!
5oz Taster 2.75
10oz Nonic 4.50
20oz Pub Glass 8.00
16oz Can 5.25
16oz Can 4 Pack 20.99
32oz Crowler 12.80
32oz Growler Fill 11.50
64oz Growler Fill 19.00
Label for Taproom
IPA - American
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7.0%
Hop Forward, Balanced, Citrus/Floral/Woody >>> For this India Pale Ale, we brewed with one malt—Golden Promise®™—and one hop—Centennial. A rich golden in color, this beer showcases a robust malty sweetness and approachable hop nuances. Golden Promise is a beautiful heritage variety that is a perfect backdrop for hops. Centennial offers citrus and floral aromas and flavors, think grapefruit and orange blossom, along with a touch of soft woody pine. This beer is smooth with a clean yet assertive hop bitterness on the finish. All around a beautiful SMaSH IPA!
5oz Taster 2.75
10oz Nonic 4.50
20oz Pub Glass 8.00
16oz Can 5.25
16oz Can 4 Pack 20.99
32oz Crowler 12.80
32oz Growler Fill 11.50
64oz Growler Fill 19.00
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IPA - American
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7.1%
A Collaboration India Pale Ale Brewed with Pink Boots Hop Blend >>> Hop forward, balanced, bubblegum/citrus/pine/tropical >>> For this India Pale Ale, we brewed with one malt – American 2-row barley – and one hop – Pink Boots Blend. Pale yellow in color, this beer showcases crisp, clean malt flavors and approachable hop nuances. Yakima Chief Hops blended five hop varieties, including HBC 630, Idaho Gem®, Loral®, Talus® and Triumph, that were chosen by Pink Boots Society members, into one hop pellet, and the result is a hop that has bubblegum, citrus, pine and tropical aromatic qualities. Brewed in time to release on March 8, International Women’s Day, this beer is smooth with a clean yet assertive hop bitterness on the finish, and celebrates women in the beer industry!
5oz Taster 2.75
10oz Nonic 4.50
20oz Pub Glass 8.00
16oz Can 5.25
16oz Can 4 Pack 20.99
32oz Crowler 12.80
32oz Growler Fill 11.50
64oz Growler Fill 19.00
Label for Taproom
IPA - Imperial / Double
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8.8%
Double India Pale Ale; Hop forward, bitter, tropical fruit/tangerines >>> For this Double IPA, we focused on extracting as much hop flavor as possible without extracting excessive hop bitterness. We used over three pounds per barrel of Columbus, Cascade, Centennial and Mosaic hops. We kept the water profile free of minerals to deceptively decrease bitterness and soften the mouth feel. With hop aromas of mangoes, guavas and tangerines, Dirty Diver is sure to satisfy your craving for hops!
5oz Taster 2.75
10oz Nonic 4.50
13oz Tulip 7.00
16oz Can 5.25
16oz Can 4 Pack 20.99
32oz Crowler 12.80
32oz Growler Fill 11.50
64oz Growler Fill 19.00
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Schwarzbier
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5.0%
German-Style Black Lager; Malt forward, balanced, coffee/toast/caramel >>> We brewed a Schwarzbier, what may be the oldest continuously brewed beer style in the world. It literally means “black beer” in German. Brewed with all German grains and hops, this black lager balances smooth roasted malt flavors with moderate hop bitterness. Each sip will remind you of drinking a pilsner but with notes of coffee and toast, and hints of caramel. We dare you to enjoy a couple and then say Snorkeling Schwarzbier five times fast!
5oz Taster 2.75
10oz Nonic 4.00
20oz Pub Glass 7.00
16oz Can 4.25
16oz Can 4 Pack 16.99
32oz Crowler 10.80
32oz Growler Fill 9.50
64oz Growler 15.00
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Stout - Imperial / Double Oatmeal
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8.7%
Malt forward, balanced, chocolate/earth >>> Our Chocolate Starfish Stout is a rich, full-flavored, full-bodied, imperial chocolate oatmeal stout. We used copious amounts of chocolate, roast, black patent, and crystal malts; we even added freshly ground cacao nibs to our boil kettle to accentuate the chocolate flavor notes. This delectable brew is overflowing with earthy, bitter-sweet chocolate, anise and Italian espresso flavors. It finishes with a deep, rich, roasted profile and just a touch of lingering bitterness. Velvety on the palate and layered with intense malt flavor and aroma, this beer is not for the faint of heart!
5oz Taster 3.25
10oz Nonic 5.00
13oz Tulip 7.50
16oz Can 6.75
16oz Can 4 Pack 26.99
32oz Crowler 17.80
32oz Growler Fill 16.50
64oz Growler Fill 25.00

About to Dock

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Washed Ashore Watermelon Blonde

Blonde Ale
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6.2%
Malt forward, sweet, honey,/watermelon >>> For our second experimental blonde ale, we kept the grain bill simple and the hop additions to a minimum to complement the 1 ½ barrels of watermelon juice that was added to this brew during fermentation. The malt and fruit characteristics of this brew really shine through on the palate, and clean aromas of honey, cucumber, cantaloupe and watermelon are also present. Crisp and refreshing, a pint of Washed Ashore Watermelon Blonde Ale is a great way to celebrate summer.
5oz Taster 2.75
10oz Nonic 4.50
20oz Pub Glass 8.00
16oz Can 5.25
16oz Can 4 Pack 20.99
32oz Crowler 12.80
32oz Growler Fill 11.50
64oz Growler Fill 19.00
Label for Taproom
IPA - American
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7.0%
Hop forward, balanced, fruity/tropical >>> For this American India Pale Ale, we brewed with one malt – American 2-row barley – and one hop – El Dorado. The shorthand for this style of IPA is a "SMaSH IPA", or "Single Malt and Single Hop IPA". Pale yellow in color, this beer showcases crisp, clean malt flavors and approachable hop nuances. Early harvested aromas of pear and melon mature into deep, tropical and stone fruit aromas. A flavor for every beer drinker. This beer is smooth with a clean yet assertive hop bitterness on the finish.
5oz Taster 2.75
10oz Nonic 4.50
20oz Pub Glass 8.00
32oz Crowler 12.80
32oz Growler Fill 11.50
64oz Growler Fill 19.00

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Taproom FAQs


Poseidon Brewing has made multiple “pivots” to ensure its crew and customers feel both safe and comfortable. While we won’t police every customer or situation, we adhere to local, state and federal health and safety policies around mask wearing, social distancing, hygiene and respect.


Yep—in some cases, we do! On Military Night Thursday, we offer a 10% discount for those in the military as well as those who have served for 20+ years and are now retired. Proof of military ID required! Here’s a link to the ID we’ll be checking. Also, to all those in the beer industry, we offer a 15% discount on Tuesday nights with proof of ID in the form of a current paystub or schedule to verify you’re legit. And we give a 10% discount anytime to American Homebrewers Association members. Bring your membership ID card to get that 10% off!


We are a dog-friendly tasting room as long as your dog is friendly. Please follow these “Tasting Room Dog Etiquette Rules”: Dogs must be kept on a leash and within reach of their owner at all times. Avoid the “Three Bs”: Begging, Barking, and Biting. Please don’t allow your dog, even if it’s a small one, on our chairs, couches, tables, or the bar.


Depends on the day. Check out our Calendar of Events to see the food truck schedule. Keep in mind, you’re also welcome to bring your own food and enjoy that snack or meal as well.


​We happily sell and fill Poseidon Brewing Co. growlers and crowlers. We also fill generic clean ones in legally approved sizes (32 and/or 64 ounces) only. If you bring in a generic growler or another brewery’s growler, respectfully cover identifying artwork with shrink wrap, painter’s tape, or another material, so your growler looks, well, truly generic. Curious about the California Craft Brewing Association’s growler filling guidelines? Click here.


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Group enjoys beers at the taproom with their dog