Brewed in the heart of Petaluma

Locals have been enjoying Dempsey’s delicious brews since 1991. Sit back and relax on the patio, have a pint at happy hour, take home a can or growler, or simply have a beer with your lunch or dinner. Kegs are available, too. Any way you drink it, you will enjoy one of our handcrafted ales.

Now Pouring at the Restaurant

Heffy: German style Hefeweizen brewed with German Pilsner malt and wheat.  Fermented cold with German yeast strain. Finishes dry with subtle spiciness.  Served unfiltered. 4.9% ABV

Petaluma PilsCrisp, refreshing Pilsner with a medium body. Brewed with Pilsner malt and a touch of Vienna. Hopped with Czech Saaz for a traditional hop bitterness. Served unfiltered. 5.5% ABV

Amarillo Highway: American wheat ale brewed with 50% red wheat. Hopped with Amarillo and Citra. Finishes dry with light citrus aromas. 6.0% ABV

Ready, Set… Pale Ale: Brewed with Pilsner, Vienna and a touch of Crystal malt.  Hopped with Mandrina and Hallertau Blanc. Aromas of orange rind and muscat. 5.5% ABV

Francois: French-style Saison brewed with Belgian and German malts. Balance of fruity esters and spicy phenolics. Finished dry and slightly malty. 6.3% ABV

Rauch Black Lager: Flavors of smoked mesquite, dark chocolate and roasted barley. Great food beer with a long, smooth finish. 6.2% ABV

Skinzy’s Gold:  Belgian Style Pale Ale brewed with Pilsner malt and a touch of wheat. We use Crystal hops and our house Belgian yeast strain giving this beer a nice clean finish. 7.2% ABV

Gold medal winner at the 2017 Los Angeles International Beer Competition!

Red Rooster Ale: This red ale is brewed with 2-Row and caramel malt. And, dry-hopped with cascade hops giving this beer a robust flavor and floral hop finish. This beer is made to stand up to and wash down the bold flavors that come out of our kitchen. 6% ABV

Mo’Licious IPA: Fresh Pineapple, Mango, Guava and Passion Flower on the nose and palate. Dry-hopped with Mosaic and Simcoe. Very fun IPA to drink and finishes on the drier side 6.5% ABV

Petaluma Strong Ale: PSA falls in between beer styles. Extra IPA or Strong Pale Ale you pick. We know we love it. It has a strong complex malty flavor and lots of hops but not too bitter. Served unfiltered 7.5% ABV.
Be careful, you might get hooked!


Phoenix DIPA: DIPA brewed with 2 – row, pilsner terrified wheat and a touch of crystal malt. Hopped with Columbus, El Dorado, Azacca, Ekuanot and Amarillo.  Aroma of sweet peach followed by Valencia orange.  10.0%ABV

Lumanator Doppelbock: Brewed to celebrate our 26th anniversary.  Flavors of fresh bread, ripe plums and figs, followed by sweet malts and caramelized sugar. 7.8% ABV

Ugly Dog Stout: A foreign style stout that is hearty, full bodied and strong with a smooth roasted malt finish.  Lots of caramel malt and roasted barley gives this beer its character.  A perfect compliment to our rich chocolatey desserts.  6.7% ABV

2011 Barley Wine:  W pulled the last keg from the cellar.  Aromas of burnt sugar, sherry, dried figs and warming alcohol.  Finishes off-dry with flavors of almonds, caramel and prunes. Perfect post meal beer. 11.5% ABV

Dempsey’s also offers an extensive wine list featuring both California and international selections.

Now serving wine on tap!