Las Vegas' Original Brewery

Big Dog's Brews

Handcrafted in Las Vegas, NV

Handcrafted in Las Vegas, NV

Signature brews

While you can enjoy many different styles of Big Dog’s Brews around Las Vegas at neighborhood pubs and taverns, Las Vegas Strip restaurants and local retail outlets, the full slate of available Big Dog’s Brews can be enjoyed at our brewery at Big Dog’s Draft House. While there, enjoy our 8 Signature Brews that are available year round plus 3-10 seasonal & reserve brews at a time.

Leglifter light

Light in color and mild in flavor, this beer is a refreshing alternative to American-style light lagers. A perfect introduction to handcrafted beers!

APPEARANCE: Light straw in color, with white head.
AROMA: Hint of grain and corn
TASTE: Crisp with light mouthfeel and dry finish
HOPS: German Magnum
ABV: 3.9% Alcohol by Volume
AVAILABLE: Year-Round Draft Only @ Brewpub


Tailwagger wheat

Authentic Bavarian-style Hefeweizen, possessing characteristic banana & clove aromas produced by the unique German yeast. Served with a lemon wedge upon request.

APPEARANCE: A traditional unfiltered wheat ale, hazy straw in color.
AROMA: Fruity banana aromas are complimented by gentle spicy clove.
TASTE: A smooth and creamy banana flavor is dominant on the palate. This brew develops with hints of spice that compliment this
lightly hopped brew.
MOUTHFEEL: Creamy medium body
HOPS: Magnum
ABV: 4.9% Alcohol by Volume

Year-Round Draft
Limited Offering 16 oz. Cans Summer 2022


las vegas craft lager

Las Vegas Craft Lager is a classic American-style lager. Lightly hopped, crisp, and clean; this beer is designed for a town that is always on the go.

APPEARANCE: Bright golden
AROMA: Light malt aromas meld nicely with just a touch of fresh Liberty hops.
TASTE: A clean, straight-forward American lager. Very balanced hop and malt profile.
MOUTHFEEL: Light bodied, crisp.
HOPS: Magnum, Liberty
ABV: 5.0% Alcohol by Volume

Draft, 12 oz. Cans


red hydrant brown ale

Our 2006 and 2010 World Beer Cup Gold Medal winner (English-style Brown). 2012 GABF Silver Medalist.  A deep mahogany brew, rich with caramel malts and a hint of English hops with notes of toffee and toasted malt.

APPEARANCE: A bright rich mahogany with a creamy tan head.
AROMA: Caramel malts dominate with hints of toffee and toasted malts and a touch of roasted barley.
TASTE: This English-style brown ale has generous caramel malt flavor and hints of toasted malt along with a very mild hoppiness.
MOUTHFEEL: Medium body, with a balanced finish.
HOPS: English Fuggles
ABV: 5.6% Alcohol by Volume
MAJOR AWARDS: World Beer Cup 2006, 2010 Gold Award, Great American Beer Festival 2012 Silver, 2015 Gold

Draft, 12 oz. Cans

Black lab stout

Delicious and satisfying anytime of year! A rich, dark ale brewed with nine different malts along with roasted barley, with hints of coffee and cocoa. 

APPEARANCE: Jet black with a frothy head
AROMA: Roasted barley, English hops
TASTE: Dry, chocolatey, roasted malt
MOUTHFEEL: Smooth, creamy
HOPS: English Fuggles
ABV: 6% Alcohol by Volume

Draft (Nitro) Only

dirty dog ipa

Dirty Dog IPA is a delicious west coast-style IPA, bursting with Northwest hop flavor and aroma. With just a hint of toasty malt in the finish, you’re sure to be reaching for another sip of this very tasty American IPA.

APPEARANCE: Light amber with a white rocky head.
AROMA: Northwestern hops dominate this brew with hints of pine and citrus in this classic American IPA.
TASTE: Columbus and Summit hops give this brew an earthy hop character that is complimented with a subtle maltiness.  Citrus notes from the addition of Centennial and Cascade hops round out the finish.
MOUTHFEEL: Medium body
HOPS: Columbus, Summitt, Centennial, Cascade
ABV: 7.1% Alcohol by Volume

Draft, 16 oz. Cans

Peace, Love & Hoppiness Pale Ale

Peace, Love & Hoppiness Pale Ale is a golden pale ale with notes of tropical and stone fruit from the generous use of Mosaic and Amarillo hops. Now available year-round on draft and in the coolest 12 oz. cans around!
AROMA: The generous dry hopping on this brew gives hints of stone and tropical fruits, complimented by a light malt aroma.
BODY: Medium
HOPS: Warrior, Columbus, Amarillo, Centennial, and Mosaic
ABV: 6.0% Alcohol by Volume
Draft, 12 oz. Cans

underbite double ipa

Hop dominant West Coast IPA! Is there malt in this beer? This a bitter beer!  The Chinook hops are the superstar of this IPA; complimented by a fair amount of Amarillo and Citra. The beer has a very dry finish that makes you want to take another sip until the glass is empty.
AROMA: Spice, citrus and pine
BODY: Medium-light
HOPS: Warrior, Cascade, Centennial, Amarillo, Citra, Chinook, Chinook and more Chinook!
ABV: 8.7% Alcohol by Volume
Draft, 12 oz. Cans

We like to experiment with many different styles of beers.  Most of our creations can be enjoyed almost exclusively at the brewpub, with only a limited amount of cases and kegs being released for special accounts in Nevada and Arizona.  Many come around regularly and others only show up once every few years.

Limited Release

The following beers will have expanded
seasonal availability in 2022:

"Tailwagger" Hefeweizen

Limited Release 12 oz. Cans
Summer 2022

"dog pound"

Limited Release, Draft & 16 oz. Cans
May thru August 2022

"Viener dog"

Vienna-style Lager
Limited Release, Draft & 16 oz. Cans
September thru December 2022

2022 unleashed seasonals

The following beers will make a limited appearance in 2022


Belgian-style Quad
January 2022

"Wonder Dog"

Triple IPA
February 2022

"Hot Dog Water"

Triple Session IPA
Collaboration with Juxta Nomad
March 2022

"Man Goes CrHazy"

Fruited Hazy IPA
April 2022

"Hopical Storm"

June 2022

"Watch Dog"

Belgian-style Witbier
July 2022


Blueberry Sour
Collaboration with Public Coast Farms
August 2022

"El Perro Grande"

Mexican-style Lager
October 2022

"War Dog" Imperial IPA

Imperial IPA
November 2022

"Sled Dog"

Barrel-aged Imperial Stout
December 2022

"Knotty Dog"

Barrel-aged Barleywine
December 2022