Beer at IAH

Discussion in 'Southwest' started by jtmiller03, Mar 6, 2013.

  1. jtmiller03

    jtmiller03 Initiate (0) Feb 2, 2008 Oklahoma

    Is there a decent restaurant/bar at IAH to grab some good local craft beer during a layover?
  2. Danielbt

    Danielbt Initiate (0) May 4, 2012 Texas

    No. The Fox Sports Sky Box had a St. Arnold tap, but that's about it.
  3. FlyingKelly

    FlyingKelly Initiate (0) Nov 28, 2012 Texas

    IAH is a wasteland for good craft beer. Fox Sports, as mentioned, might be the best option. They have a few bottles of Texas craft as well as occasionally having Saint Arnolds on tap, but other than that you're pretty much out of luck.
  4. JeffreyJDavis

    JeffreyJDavis Initiate (0) Feb 13, 2011 North Carolina

    For the record, 3rd Bar Oyster & Eating House is now open at the end of Terminal B, and they have a decent (for an airport at least) selection of mostly TX craft taps and bottles.
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  5. GregBrewski

    GregBrewski Initiate (0) Jun 23, 2006 Michigan

    There is a relatively new bar in Terminal C called "the local @ IAC". They have 9 taps with some local Texas crafts brews. Worth checking out if you have the time. Also, 3rd Bar Oyster & Eating House has a decent selection Iike the user before me mentioned.
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  6. LARooster

    LARooster Initiate (0) Jan 10, 2016

    The Local in C has a good local selection (5 or 6 mostly in can it bottle).
    Rye Bar in C has a good local selection (similar to The Local).
    Pappadeaux upstairs near E5 had Karbach's Sympathy for the Lager on tap. Otherwise it's a decent selection of craft beer (SA Cold Snap, Lagunitas IPA also on tap. Left Hand Stout and Curious Traveler Shandy in bottle).
    tx_beer_man likes this.
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