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Barley and Hops

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017 Winner
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BAR BITES​
small $3.5
large $6
house fries
small $5
large $7.5
brew house fries
applewood smoked bacon & sharp cheddar.
small $5
large $7.5
garlic fries
small $6.5
large $9
black truffle fries
small $5
large $7.5
onion rings
$5.5
cheddar beer biscuits
warm cheddar beer biscuits served w/ a spread of honey butter.
$5.25
goat cheese croquettes
fresh chevre coated w/ panko & fried. served w/ arugula salad & crispy shallots.
$3.5
pork taco
beer-braised pork, chipotle aioli, & pico de gallo
$4.5
fish taco
seared​ rock cod, cilantro aioli, watermelon radish & pickled jalapenos
$4.5
crispy pork belly taco
braised pork belly w/ shaved cabbage slaw, kimchi aioli, scallions & black sesame.
SOUPS AND SALADS​
$11
bacon bleu wedge salad
crisp ice burg, cherry tomato, shaved red onion, crispy bacon bits, bleu cheese dressing & scallions.
$12
spinach salad
spinach tossed w/ poppy seed dressing, fresh strawberries & shaved red onion. served w/ goat cheese coquettes.
$6
small salad
mixed greens & house-pickled vegetables & choice of dressing.
$14.25
chimay pretzel chicken salad
our​ signature chimay pretzel chicken, served on mixed greens w/ house-picked vegetables, topped w/ our chimay mustard cream sauce.
$7.5
soup of the day
house made soup & cheddar beer biscuits.
$12
'kale & quinoa salad
kale​ & quinoa, toasted nuts, capers, cucumbers, parmesan, chopped egg, & house goddess dressing.
BETWEEN BREAD​
all burgers & sandwiches are served w/ hand-cut house fries & house-made pickles. our niman ranch grass fed burgers are seasoned w/ a house blend of spices.
$11
gluten free bun $+ 1
the occidental burger
our classic burger served w/ your choice of cheese. choke of cheddar, swiss, pepper jack or bleu cheese,
$13
gluten free bun $+ 1
the smokey sebastopol burger
Applewood smoked bacon, sharp cheddar, & our own Smokey sweet BBQ sauce.
$13
gluten free bun $+ 1
the reuben burger
house-made​ sauerkraut, thousand island dressing, & swiss cheese on sliced rye.
$13
gluten free bun $+ 1
the graton guacamole burger
niman ranch grass fed beef w/ guacamole & seasoned tortilla strips.
$12
gluten free bun $+ 1
blt
bacon, lettuce & tomato w/ avocado aioli. served on a torpedo trench roll.
$13
gluten free bun $+ 1
pesto chicken sandwich
grilled chicken, lettuce, tomato, & a pesto mayonnaise served on a torpedo trench roll.
$13
gluten free bun $+ 1
bbq steak sandwich
tender steak, thinly sliced, tossed in bbq sauce, w/ arugula, smoked onions, tomato, & horseradish sauce.
$12
gluten free bun $+ 1
pulled pork sandwich
tasty beer-braised pulled pork, doused in carolina bbq sauce & topped w/ our house slaw.
$12
gluten free bun $+ 1
the bodega catch
locally sourced seared rock cod, grilled & served w/ lettuce, tomato & our house-made remoulade.
ENTREES​
$15.75
fish & chips
beer-battered rock cod. served w/ house slaw, remoulade & house fries.
$21.5
rib eye steak
dry-aged rib eye w/ a red wine & rosemary pan sauce, served w/ garlic mashed potatoes & braised swiss chard.
$16.5
ribs
Beer-braised ribs w/ a Smokey sweet bbq sauce, served w/ honey roasted braised carrots, & garlic mashed potatoes.
$15.75
chimay pretzel chicken
pretzel-crusted chicken breast over mashed potatoes w/ seasonal vegetables. topped w/ our chimay mustard cream sauce.
$10.5
elbows & cheese
noodles baked in a beer & cheese sauce of manchego, parmesan & cheddar cheese. topped w/ pretzel crumbs.
$17.75
prawns in sofrito
prawns sauteed in butter & served in a sofrito sauce of tomato & red pepper, w/ cilantro rice & an avocado salad.
LIBATIONS​
glass $6
bottle $20
lamarca - prosecco
glass $8
bottle $30
j vineyards - pinot gris
glass $8
bottle $30
jigar - chardonnay
glass $8
bottle $30
jigar - rose
glass $11
bottle $40
boheme - pinot noir
glass $8
bottle $30
ligar - zinfandel
glass n/a
bottle $15
corkage
$4
original pilsner-weihenstephaner freising, germany
Light, traditional German pilsner. 5.1%/ 12oz bottle
$4
pilsner urquell-plzensky prazdroj pilsen, czech
republic crisp & classic czech pilsner 4.4% 12 oz bottle
$5
white ale-saint archer san diego, ca
witbier​ spiced w/ coriander & orange. 5%/12oz can
NON - ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES​
$3
unsweetened black iced tea
$3
lemonade
$3
orange juice
$3
apple juice
$3
arnold palmer
$3
glass bottle coca cola
$3.5
abita root ben
$2.5
cock & bull ginger beer
$3
shirley temple
$2
rc cola, diet rc cola, 7up,squirt
About
Local, and always from-scratch, our pub grub is the best in the area. Everything is handmade, from pub classics to eclectic favorites. We focus on cooking with craft beer. We have 10 taps for our amazing hand selected craft beers. A small selection of local wines and hand-crafted local ciders are also available. Live music! What more could you ask for!
PRICE RANGE
$7 - $32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

I ignored this place for a long time because I don’t drink beer and so I thought it had nothing to offer for me. Big mistake. First, they always have several ciders, some on tap, and they’re great about offering tastes to help you figure...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MartinaNewMexico
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

This place is a great spot for amazing food and great local beer & cider! It's a smaller pub in a restored home in the tiny town of Occidental. A locals spot for sure, I drive from Bodega Bay for their food! Everything I have...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Leashgeez
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised by this pub. The food was average but they had great beer on tap (Pliny!), live music, and super friendly waitstaff. Seemingly a local waterhole, the patrons were enjoying themselves and welcoming. They have specials every night and tasty taps. I...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JJ_EATS228
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We love a good brewery and this little place had some great beers on tap including Pliney the Elder. Food was delicious and we walked away buying two shirts. The server was outstanding!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Dawne S
Reviewed April 25, 2018

I swing by here after work every few weeks. Beers are great, but I've left hungry more than once. My only complaint is sometimes their portions just aren't big enough.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Nathan J
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Service was wonderful, we ate there twice during our stay. The food is inventive and very professionally made. The cauliflower and leek soup was to die for. The chef even came out and told me how to make it! We went back there the three...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank lotravel49er
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

Everything we've had here as been amazing!! Absolutely love the pork belly tacos! We try to come to Occidental a couple times of month just so we can grab a beer and eat!

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank KirstieO_12
Reviewed January 29, 2017

we just love Occidental, and Barley and Hops doesn't hurt. it's a great stop for some awesome beers on tap, and delicious comfort food. the staff is knowledgeable and super friendly. i feel like i'm with friends in there every time that we go. a...More

Date of visit: December 2016
1  Thank Cindy M
Reviewed January 20, 2017

We enjoyed an early evening out the day after Thanksgiving in Occidental. Lots of brew choices - even root beer for the kids - and the staff was very accommodating to small children (ages 3-8). Childs menu with crayons and activity sheet. The menu is...More

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank Cathy20152015
Reviewed November 15, 2016

Great little old bar. Many of the best local beers - and there are many. Surprisingly really good food. If you're lucky there be a local band. If not there are conversations with all.

Date of visit: September 2016
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