About Us

Known for its “library of beers,” and more recently its American classic cuisine, the Library Alehouse is located on Main Street in the Ocean Park District of Santa Monica at:

2911 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405


Our History

Established in 1995, the Library Alehouse was opened as one of the first craft beer bars in the Los Angeles area, and continues to serve some of the best, most unique and rare beers from California, the US and beyond.


Our Specialties

Library Alehouse serves inspired American cuisine for the gluttonous and health-conscious alike, a Cicerone-curated selection of American Craft Beer, artisanal imports and a well-edited wine list.


The restaurant, patio and bar are open as follows:

Lunch: Monday - Friday
11:30 AM - 3 PM

Dinner: Sunday - Thursday
6 PM - 10 PM
Dinner: Friday - Saturday
6 PM - 11 PM

Brunch: Saturday - Sunday
11 AM - 4 PM

Happy Hour: Monday - Friday
3 PM - 6 PM